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Great Rift Valley, Kenya

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#25 of 59 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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  • If you're on your way to Masai Mara National Park or just Narok City you'll be driving along the edge of the Great Rift Valley. You won't miss it as there's lots of shops selling local handicrafts and...  more »
  • What an amazing site to see. Traveling from Nairobi to Nakuru town through the great rift valley is a facinsting experience .with steep slopes..vast andulating landscspes..lakes..and mount longomotwit...  more »
  • Special. Look and appearance. In the mountains it happens at times prettier and bigger. Even more so when we were hanging mist.
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