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Ngong Hills, Nairobi

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Ngong Hills represent a set of peaks in a ridge along the Great Rift Valley overlooking the Nairobi National Park. This gazette forest reserve spanning 21,000 sq km (8,108 sq mi) makes a popular weekend destination for those wishing to hike, jog, or picnic. With the highest peak standing at 2,460 m (8,070 ft), you can get a panorama of Maasai villages from 1,000 m (3,280 ft). You may see some buffalo there, and you can watch for traditional colonial houses, as this was a popular development area during the British colonial rule. Using our online itinerary creator, Nairobi attractions like Ngong Hills can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The hills 6 times repeated two or three times, but I am doendadeon Hill came back for a ride. Anyway return 6 times up and down that I was overlooking the above age Bashar side ㅠ ㅠ Plains? He also sees in the refreshing year open space district, and deposited a minute to sit down and see the great perspiration as a tribute to the hill came down from the barbecue, heh as far as eating is the best course, heh
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  • For the nature lovers, this is a really wonderful place to visit. It is also good for fitness as the hills are no joke. You can find lots of activities to do here with friends and family just for bond...  more »
  • Usually foggy before 10am which is best time to visit when temps are cool. Incredible views beyond escarpment!  more »
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  • great place for testing your fitness. Unless you are a fit person, please do some practice before facing the mills. By the time i was through with the 5th hill, I felt like looking for a chopper to fly me back to the entrance. I couldn't believe i had to go down and up the same hills. Quite a good place for group activities and hiking. I will have to go back there
  • Love Hiking... Then came here you won't be disappointed.
  • Awesome terrain for hiking. Green sceneries, friendly guard and breathtaking photography sceneries! Pack up and go! Make sure you hike all 7 Hills
  • I think this place is good l never be here before
  • Great for quick hikes & hyena views

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