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Naivasha nakuru t. That might seem odd once people realize that this alkaline lake in kenya s east rift valley.

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This is an amazing spot and one of the many interesting places to visit on your trip to kenya.

Lakes in kenya. It is part of the great rift valley. Commonly referred to as the jade sea due to its electric blue green colour the lake is surrounded by a spectacular landscape of dry desert and hills. This category is for articles pertaining to lakes and reservoirs in kenya.

Lake victoria or victoria nyanza in the bantu language is the largest of the african great lakes the largest lake in africa and the world s second largest freshwater lake. Long the traditional territory of the maasai people. This category has the following 4 subcategories out of 4 total.

It s a mixture of wildlife and birdlife and offers amazing scenery. Lake nakuru is the most visited lake in the country of kenya. Some of the key lakes include lake elementaita lake nakuru lake bogoria lake naivasha and lake victoria.

Lake turkana is located in the kenyan rift valley bordered to the north by ethiopia and it is the world s largest alkaline and permanent desert lake. There are waterfalls volcanic outcrops moorlands just to name a few. Travelers are voting lake turkana lake naivasha and lake nakuru as the best of 13 lakes in kenya.

Wikimedia commons has media related to lakes of kenya. Also popular are lake bogoria and lake baringo in marigat town and lake elmenteita in gilgil. Another rift valley lake located in northern kenya this 320km long lake is the most dramatic of africa s lakes.

Rare in kenya s east rift valley lake naivasha is the country s second largest freshwater lake. List of lakes of kenya b. This is one of kenya s best kept secrets that you have to see to appreciate.

Lake naivasha is located north west of nairobi outside the town of naivasha. Enjoy a day tour to lake naivasha the second largest freshwater lake in kenya which is approximately 100 kilometers from nairobi and a 2 hour drive away. There are also literally dozens of interesting and fun things you could do around the lakes.