Amboseli National Park

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Amboseli National Reserve is located in Kajiado County in Kenya. The ecosystem mainly savannah grassland spread across the Kenya-Tanzania border. Here is where you get at ease the free-ranging elephants among other wildlife species. The spectacular views of Mt. Kilimanjaro at the Amboseli National Reserve are breath taking.

Amboseli National Reserve is located in Kajiado County in Kenya. The ecosystem mainly savannah grassland spread across the Kenya-Tanzania border. Here is where you get at ease the free-ranging elephants among other wildlife species.  The spectacular views of Mt. Kilimanjaro at the Amboseli National Reserve are breath taking.

Accessibility

The park can easily be accessed by road through Namanga on Arusha – Nairobi road through Meshanani gate or through Emali. Kimana Gate also which is near Oloitoktok can be used. The access from Mombasa is mainly through Tsavo West National Park

By Air: Airstrips: The park has a single airstrip for light aircrafts at Empusel gate. Other airstrips exist at Kilimanjaro Buffalo Lodge and Namanga town
Park Gates: Kulunyiet Gate,Meshanani Gate,Kitirua Gate,Iremito Gate and Airstrip Gate
Size / Locations: 390.26 Km2 ,Loitoktok District, Rift Valley Province
Climate:Temperature ranges from 20-300 c and rainfall from 200mm – 700 mm Two rain seasons: Long rains – March & April & short rains – Nov/ December
Proof of identification will be required.
•    Citizens – Valid Passport or National ID
•    Residents – Valid Passport & re entry pass
Major Attractions: Large Herds of Elephants, Mt. Kilimanjaro ,Big Five, Observation Hill which allows an overall view of the whole park especially the swamps and elephants, Swamp below observation hill hosts many elephants, buffaloes, hippos and a variety of water fowls like pelican, Egyptian goose, Contemporary Maasai culture and indigenous lifestyle.
Wildlife:Leopard, Cheetah, Wild dogs, Buffalo, Rhino, Elephant, Giraffe, Zebra, Lion, Plains Game, Crocodile, Mongoose, Hyrax, Dik- Dik, Lesser Kudu, and Nocturnal Porcupine,Prolific birdlife features 600 species.

 

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