Tour overview

Also referred to as the Home of the African Elephant, crowned by Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest peak, the Amboseli National Parks is one of Kenya’s most popular parks. The name “Amboseli” comes from a Maasai word meaning “salty dust”, and it is one of the best places in Africa to view large herds of elephants up close.

Nature lovers can explore five different habitats here ranging from the dried-up bed of Lake Amboseli, wetlands with Sulphur springs, the savannah and woodlands.  They can also visit the local Maasai community who live around the park and experience their authentic culture. Key features are the wildlife such as; Leopard, Cheeter, Wild dogs, Buffalo, Elephant, Giraffe, Zebra, Lion, Crocodile, Mongoose, Hyrax, Dik-dik, and Lesser kudu.

The park size is averagely 390. 26sq.Km. and the climate is; temperature ranges from 20-300c and rainfall from 200mm-700mm. there are two rainy seasons whereby long rains occurs in between March and April and short rains November and December

Tourists can visit the park all year round, daily as at 6.00am – 7.00pm including public holidays. No entry is allowed on foot and visitors will not be allowed entry after 6.15pm

What to take with you: picnic items and camping equipment if you intend to stay overnight, drinking water, binoculars, cameras, hat, sunscreen, sunglasses, and guidebooks.

Park Entry Fee

Amboseli National Park Citizen Resident Non-Resident
Adults

KSH

Child

KSH

Adults

KSH

Child

KSH

Adults

USD

Child

USD

900 400 2,000 1,000 80 50