Lake Nakuru Main gate

The main entrance point to lake Nakuru national park and also where the KWS headquaters for the park are.

What to do thereAcquisition of permits, payments, get information about the park or assistance from a KWS ranger. Also sight seeing and bird watching in the area nearby

Best time to visitAny time of the year.

Location of Lake Nakuru Main gate lake Nakuru's main gate sits just outside the city's limits, and on the lake's north western shore.

It was moved to this location after the old one was subject to flooding from the lake's rising waters.

How to get there?By hiking or vehicle from the city of Nakuru, or one of the airstrips nearby.

You can get to the city via passenger buses or air.


1. By Bjørn Christian Tørrissen - Own work by uploader,, CC BY-SA 3.0,

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