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Great Rift Valley, Kenya

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#23 of 58 in Nature in Kenya
Ancient volcanic and tectonic activity has shaped Great Rift Valley, a World Heritage Site thanks to it's wildlife and geologic and bioligical elements. The site includies three alkaline lakes that support a variety of animals, including cheetahs, giraffes, wild dogs, and rhinos, as well as up to 4 million flamingos. On the shore of the lakes, you can take a break at farms, where you can experience the laid-back lifestyle of the locals with game animals inhabiting the plains nearby. Take the time to go horseback riding or buy souvenirs. A visit to Great Rift Valley represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Limuru trip itinerary maker app to plot your vacation.
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  • I was on a tour bus from Nairobi to Kisii on the way to the Serengeti National Park when we made a stop at a viewing point on the highway for our first look of the Great Rift Valley. The view was quit...  more »
  • Well, if we talk about the view points near the road, then it was amazing. And we were lucky with the weather. Good point to buy some souvenirs as well.  more »
  • On the West side of Nairobi a huge chasm. In the middle of the road is heading to Lake Nakuru, Nairobi from B3, the gazebo. Stretched involuntarily eye-popping spectacle.
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