Nakuru attractions

Archaeological Site in Nakuru

Hyrax Hill Prehistoric Site

This archaeological site, 4km outside Nakuru, is a great spot for a peaceful amble away from the rhinos and tourists. It contains a museum and the remains of three settlements excavated between 1937 and the late 198…
Viewpoint in Nakuru

Menengai Crater

With transport and 15 minutes to play with, you can be out of the grimy streets of Nakuru and standing on the rim of Menengai Crater, a 485m-high natural cauldron and local beauty spot. Outside of weekends, it's a p…
Gallery in Nakuru


Lining the western side of the road on the approach to Lake Nakuru if you're coming from town, these eye-catching murals depict everyone from George and Joy Adamson and Jomo Kenyatta to Kenya's Nobel Peace Prize win…