Naivasha is commonly known for steam jets as a result of geological activities. Wildlife and birds of all species are observed. Many day trippers like hiking as they move down gorges to observe volcanic activities taking place such as hot springs.
People also enjoy mountain climbing and biking among other activities. Wildlife is also sustained here like in other parks. A geothermal plant is also present which generates power from the hot springs and supplies it to several regions of Kenya.
The lake is a freshwater lake found in the great rift valley of Kenya. It has a dense population of animals such as hippos and several species of birds. Travelers enjoy riding on waters with the help of boat operators at a favorable fee.
Horticultural practices surrounding the lake also present a stunning economic feature that not only is attractive to tourists’ view but also provides them with an opportunity to learn techniques employed to carry out horticultural farming.
Near the lake are lodges and hotels like Lake Naivasha Sopa resort and Kongoni Lodge where guests can access accommodation.
Hell’s Gate National Park
Hell’s Gate National Park is located in Naivasha. It harbors a wide range of wildlife and more than 90 species of birds. Towering cliffs, gorges, volcanoes, and geothermal steams form the main attraction in the park.
Walking safaris are common in the park; hence, it is suitable for family members to take a walk in the park. Besides, travelers can pitch tents within the park and enjoy biking.
What is more, visitors can climb to the Fischer’s tower or central tower to view animals and the landscape all round.
Mount Longonot National Park
It is located approximately 90 kilometres from Nairobi, just close to Hell’s Gate National Park. Unique attractions at the park include the crater forest and the extinct volcano of Mount Longonot. Other major attractions include wildlife such as; buffaloes, zebras, lions, giraffes, gazelles, elands and different species of birds. One can engage in rock climbing activities, biking, camping and hiking at the park.