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Hell's Gate National Park

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Lake Road South | South of Lake Naivasha, Naivasha 20117, Kenya
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Reviewed today via mobile

This place is fantastic. I recommend you get a guide that KWS will arrange for you at 2000 Kes. A must do😀

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 188kushalr
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is one park I have visited countless times my clients and I have always enjoyed it to the maximum each time. Amazing shots you get as you approach the Fischers tower. Mt Longonot views you get just after entering the gate. The walks inside...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank demshyna
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A spontaneous 'detour' had my friends decide to check out the gorge contrary to the plan that was to visit the Olkaria spa. Mind you; I came dressed for the spa dawning loafers and "beach pants". However, it was a great experience having one of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank nelsonkanyu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a must. It is short drive from Lake Naivasha. Beautiful landscape, plenty of wild animals roaming freely( you can walk, bike), hike canyon, ...

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank npakvasa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We camped for two days at Hell's Gate. We hiked the Gorge and walked through the open meadows. What a treat to see giraffes and zebras gather at the watering holes at dusk and in the early morning. The night sky was ablaze with stars...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank susan c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went biking through the park and it was an interesting experience. The trail is quite dusty and this is compounded by cars that use the same road as bikers hence kicking up more dust. Wildlife is encountered in nature during the ride and the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Maseline K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Hell’s Gate park on the bikes and we really loved it. Our guide was friendly and knowledgeable. It was a great start to our African adventure. Recommend.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Paulina_Bali
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After entered the park it was very promising kilometer where we saw animals. We booked a camping inside park for 20USD per person. After reaching the campsite we saw huge dumping site filled with bottles and trash. Toilets were out of order and no water...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Imre T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did 1 hour gorge walk with a guide (Ksh 1500). It was interesting to see volcanic formations and hot springs. If you have time it would be great to ride a bike through the park to view animals. Don’t forget to take your sunscreen...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank takakor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hell's Gate is among the most popular destinations in Naivasha. There is a wide variety of things to do here, such as game biking, game drive, site seeing, gorge walk, rock climbing, curio shopping, etc. There's a variety of animals, such as buffalos, giraffes, hyenas,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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22 February 2019|
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Response from kevleeann | Reviewed this property |
kids will enjoy the park...don't remember seeing childrens bicycles but they had lots of so-so shape bicycles...we took a guide for the bike and hike...they had us choose our bikes at the bottom of the hill and a motorcycle... More
21 September 2018|
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Response from Kimberly S | Reviewed this property |
we got our bikes from the first one off the main road as you head toward the gate, turn off the main road and it was the first place on the left - we had great bikes from there!
3 September 2018|
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Response from gordita33 | Reviewed this property |
Hells Gate Park doesn’t require guide. You can just hire bike (Ksh400)very near park entrance and peddle along 8K to Rangers Post where you then hire a guide (Ksh2000) to lead you to the gorge. I didn’t see bikes with child... More