Lake Nakuru & Lake Naivasha Area Attractions– Nairobi to Nairobi

Departing from and returning to Nairobi airport or Nairobi area hotels, Gaga Tours provides a seamless experience for your two-day safari adventure. We ensure your convenience with pick-ups from your hotel, airport, or residence. Enjoy the exploration in a specially designed Gaga Tours 4×4 Safari Jeep equipped with a Portable fridge/Cooler Box, 4 Binoculars, long-range high-frequency radio, Sand bags, 4G/LTE broadband WIFI connectivity, Power Outlets AC 230V, First Aid Kit, Safari Guide Books, and Baby Seats available on request. Our professional multi-lingual safari guide is dedicated to ensuring your safari is not only memorable but also educational.

In just two days, immerse yourself in the vibrant colors, wildlife, and diversity of two captivating Rift Valley lakes. Lake Naivasha, a freshwater haven, hosts hippos and various aquatic life. Lake Nakuru, with its alkaline waters, attracts vibrant pink flamingoes, pelicans, kingfishers, and ostriches. The lakeshores are surrounded by herds of wildlife, including zebras, giraffes, rhinos, lions, leopards, and cheetahs. This mini safari promises a delightful variety of animals to spot, and with advance reservations, securing your tour is hassle-free – just give us a call.

Lake Nakuru National Park presents an intriguing blend of dazzling birdlife and traditional land-based safari animals. A rhino sanctuary houses a significant population of white and black rhinos, while Rothschild’s giraffes graze in the acacia forests. Unexpected surprises include waterbucks, hyenas, baboons, and monkeys roaming its shores and woodlands.

Lake Naivasha and the nearby Crescent Island Sanctuary offer a myriad of activities. Besides 4×4 Jeep game drives, you can indulge in a boat safari and a walking safari for up-close encounters with wildlife. These two action-packed days promise new sights and lasting memories. Should you have any special requests or additions in mind, feel free to discuss them with us, and Gaga Tours will strive to make it happen.

All-Inclusive: Your 2-day Lake Nakuru/Lake Naivasha safari covers park entrance fees, game drives, accommodations, and meals. Gaga Tours offers accommodation options ranging from economy to comfort or luxury safari lodges or tented camps to suit your budget and style.

Your Guide: Throughout your 2-day Lake Nakuru/Lake Naivasha journey, your experienced driver/guide from Gaga Tours ensures you’re guided, hosted, and well taken care of.

Transportation: Travel to the parks and game viewing will be in a private 4×4 Land Cruiser Jeep – the safari standard with its elevated seating and rugged all-wheel drive. As a constant inclusion on our tours, the Land Cruiser Jeep reflects the value we consistently provide at Gaga Tours.

Customize Your Holiday: Should you wish to personalize your safari or have specific desires, let us know. Gaga Tours is dedicated to making your safari dreams a reality.

Trip Information

  • 3- & 4-Star Hotels
  • Gaga Tours 4x4 Safari Jeeo
  • Nairobi
  • All Year Round!

Trip Description

Embark on a captivating two-day adventure with Gaga Tours to explore the enchanting landscapes and diverse wildlife surrounding Lake Nakuru and Lake Naivasha in Kenya's Rift Valley. Departing and returning to Nairobi, this safari promises a seamless experience with pick-ups from your preferred location.

Tour Highlights

  • Explore the Wonders of Lake Nakuru National Park: Bird Watching Extravaganza Sanctuary for Majestic Rhinos Marvel at the Breathtaking Scenery of the Great Rift Valley Escarpment
  • Discover the Charms of the Lake Naivasha Area: Engage in a Scenic Boat Safari Embark on a Guided Walking Safari at Crescent Island Delight in Bird Watching Bliss


Departing from Nairobi, our journey to Lake Nakuru National Park covers approximately 160 km and takes about 3 hours.

At 07:00 hrs, your dedicated driver/guide will pick you up from your Nairobi hotel, residence, or the Nairobi airport. Setting off in our reliable 4x4 Jeep, we'll embark on a picturesque drive through the expansive farmlands of the central highlands. As we traverse the landscape, we'll witness the captivating beauty of the Rift Valley escarpment with its towering cliffs and dramatic gorges.

Throughout the journey, we'll make strategic stops to stretch, refresh, and soak in the breathtaking views of the surroundings. The full day ahead promises immersive game drives across the remarkable terrain of Lake Nakuru Park. This area boasts rocky escarpments, cascading waterfalls, lush forests, wooded hills, and, of course, the iconic lake itself. In addition to the mesmerizing flamingoes, anticipate sightings of storks, herons, eagles, and pelicans.

Lake Nakuru Park is home to a rich diversity of both birdlife and land-based wildlife. Keep a lookout for larger species such as rhinos, buffalos, and possibly lions. The compact nature of Lake Nakuru enhances our chances of encountering a wide variety of animals in this diverse park.

Overnight, you'll reside at a carefully selected Lake Nakuru safari lodge or tented camp, ensuring a comfortable and memorable stay.

Transitioning from Lake Nakuru to Lake Naivasha covers a distance of 70 km and approximately 2 hours of travel time. During this leg of the journey, we will indulge in additional bird and game viewing activities around the lake and throughout the park's surroundings.

Our next adventure takes us on a brief drive to Lake Naivasha, where we'll embark on a captivating boat safari across the lake. As we navigate the waters, expect enchanting encounters with hippos, diverse birdlife, and the possibility of observing zebra and antelope grazing along the shore. Keep a keen eye out for the presence of buffalo, eland, impala, and the occasional sighting of a leopard.

Following the boat safari, we'll embark on a unique excursion to the nearby Crescent Island Game Sanctuary. This exquisite private reserve is home to a variety of gentle grazers. Led by the Sanctuary's naturalist, we'll partake in a guided walking safari, offering an opportunity to observe herds of wildebeest, waterbuck, zebra, gazelle, and more in their natural habitat.

Dropoff: As we conclude our adventure, it's time to return to Nairobi, with an expected arrival in the early evening. We'll ensure to drop you off at your hotel, residence, or the airport.

Despite the brief duration of this safari, we trust it was a dynamic experience, brimming with abundant sightings and cherished memories.

We appreciate your participation in this special two-lake safari. When planning your next safari, we hope you'll consider Gaga Tours for another memorable journey.


  • - Tour in our Standard Customized Pop-top 4WD Toyota Land Cruiser Jeep.
  • - Services of an experienced English/other language speaking driver/guide.
  • - Accommodation in your chosen category: economy, comfort, or luxury lodges/tented camps (please specify).
  • - Game viewing drives.
  • - Park entrance fees.
  • - All meals during the safari.
  • - Bottled drinking water provided in the safari vehicle.
  • - Convenient pick-up and drop-off at your Nairobi hotel or residence.
  • - Enjoy a thrilling boat safari at Lake Naivasha.
  • - Guided walking safari at Crescent Island.
  • - The Flying Doctors emergency medical evacuation/rescue insurance cover.
  • - Inclusive of government taxes and local levies.

Not Included In the Tour Price:

  • - Bottled and soft drinks.
  • - Items and services of a personal nature.
  • - Tips and gratuities.

Frequently Asked Questions

 What is the best time to visit Lake Nakuru and Lake Naivasha?

The best time is during the dry season from July to October for optimal wildlife viewing and pleasant weather.

What wildlife can we expect to see at Lake Nakuru?

Lake Nakuru is famous for its rhino sanctuary, flamingos, buffalo, giraffe, and various bird species.

Are boat safaris included in the tour, and what can we see during them?

Yes, boat safaris are included, offering sightings of hippos, diverse birdlife, and occasional land-based wildlife.

What is unique about Crescent Island Game Sanctuary?

Crescent Island is a private reserve known for its gentle grazers, offering a guided walking safari to view wildebeest, waterbuck, zebra, and more

How do we travel between Lake Nakuru and Lake Naivasha?

The journey is covered by a comfortable 4x4 Jeep, providing an opportunity for additional bird and game viewing.

What accommodation options are available, and how do we choose between them?

Options include economy, comfort, or luxury lodges/tented camps. Choose based on your preferences and budget.

Is the tour suitable for families with children?

Yes, the tour is family-friendly, and activities can be tailored to accommodate children.

What is the duration of the entire safari, including travel time?

The safari duration depends on the chosen package but typically covers multiple days with a variety of activities

Is the tour inclusive of emergency medical evacuation/rescue insurance?

Yes, the tour includes the Flying Doctors emergency medical evacuation/rescue insurance cover.

What is the level of comfort in the 4x4 Jeep used for the safari?

The Jeep is a Standard Customized Pop-top 4WD Toyota Land Cruiser, providing a comfortable and reliable safari experience.

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Trip Information

  • 3- & 4-Star Hotels
  • Gaga Tours 4x4 Safari Jeeo
  • Nairobi
  • All Year Round!