Naivasha has become one of the most in-demand tourist destinations courtesy of the beehive activities in the offing. Not only does accommodation in Naivasha make it a prime place to vacate but also its strategic positioning and proximity to Nairobi makes it a very viable destination.
Affordable hotels in Naivasha also play a significant role in ensuring Naivasha is never short of fun lovers looking for the perfect gate away spot. Naivasha is made up of very welcoming people always ready to embrace new faces and make you feel at home from the word go. Blend that with the culture, food and the quality lodges in Naivasha and you will have yourself a moment of your lifetime.
Compiled below, is a list of three of the most visited places in Naivasha that you, your friends or family should ultimately consider to pay a visit.
Lake Naivasha National Park
Lake Naivasha National Park can only be equated to paradise courtesy of the flourishing plant, aqua and animal life present in the park. The park can provide you with all the fun you’d get by visiting three or four different sites in one.
The park provides nothing less than sheer adventure courtesy of numerous activities that one can partake. To name just but a few you can engage yourself in a magnificent boat cruise in the sprawling lake or participate in a unique bird viewing experience as the park is home to more than 350 bird species making it one of a kind park in the region.
And like the other parks in the country, one can have one of the best game viewing experiences at the lake Naivasha national park. Get the “African massage” in a unique bumpy game drive while viewing the Big Cats making their hunts while the preys are struggling to stay alive for at least one more day.
Hells Gate National Park
The Hells Gate National Park provides a whole lot of fun blended with History, Wildlife, archaeology and fitness. The park is the perfect spot for lots of fun activities including hiking, camping, biking, swimming and hosting a barbeque picnic with friends and family.
The unique gorges with one of a kind names like the “devils kitchen” are what gives the park such a breathtaking landscape and make the hiking experience way involving and fun. The geysers and Fischers in the gorges also provide an everlasting sight and also not forgetting that the park also provides wonderful fresh air away from the Nairobi pollution.
Have you ever experienced the joy of taking a bike ride between a bunch of grazing gazelles and zebras alike? If not then the Hells Gate National Park is the place to be. After a rather excruciating adventure, you can take an evening swim at the one of a kind Olkaria Spa. It’s made of condensed vapor from the geothermal wells used to create electricity, apart from the perfect cooling effect you get from the swim the mineral-rich water also has healing ability to the skin.
With mountain climbing becoming a common activity done by Kenyans nowadays, it is no shock that mt. Longonot is one of the most visited places in Naivasha. The mountain not only offers the perfect hiking experience but one also gets to see the breathtaking view of the Great Rift Valley while mingling with wildlife. Get to see the sprawling Menengai creator and its thick forest to complete the perfect adventure in Naivasha.
Affordable hotels in Naivasha are among a host of other reasons that make Naivasha the number one destination in Kenya.