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Ruma National Park

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Hidden Gem in south-west Kenya

Don't expect a nicely organized safari trip... It's wild, unorganized, slippery black-cotton soil... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bert v
Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Possibly the quietest National Park in Kenya

Its quite remote and most people probably haven't heard of it but Ruma National Park is well worth... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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“water buffalo”(2 reviews)
“white rhino”(2 reviews)
“roan antelope”(2 reviews)
Lambwe Valley, Homa Bay 40300, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't expect a nicely organized safari trip... It's wild, unorganized, slippery black-cotton soil (when wet), basic, cool and just REAL...

Thank Bert v
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Its quite remote and most people probably haven't heard of it but Ruma National Park is well worth a visit - especially if, like me, you hate being surrounded by hordes of safari vans - we saw only one other vehicle all day. It certainly...More

Thank SteveBraysher
Reviewed 12 June 2018

I want to thank my driver Samwell - for the best experience I could of ever dreamed of - The memories will always stay in my heart. Saw lots of giraffes, antelope and other animals SO SPECIAL

Thank Oxford2gether
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Ruma National Park has antelopes of several types, African and Rothschild giraffes, zebra, buffalo, black rhino, many types of bird and much, much more.

Thank LogieRhythm
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Situated deep in the Kanyamwa escarpment, this park has got all the nature's beauty at its very best.

1  Thank Kobilo Y
Reviewed 29 January 2018

The parks is worth a thousand words of praises... Few tourists, very wild, reasonable wildlife species, birds for ardent birders like myself, great views and much more. This is Ruma national park where meeting other tourist in the park is next to impossible...

Thank Ouma Oluoko J
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Our visit to Ruma Park was a brilliant experience. To see animals in such a beautiful natural setting was amazing. On our visit we saw antelopes, giraffes, rhinos, baboons, zebras and a host of varieties of birds and butterflies. You need to arrive early to...More

1  Thank Paul D
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Very basic safari by private vehicle, with Roan antelope, water buffalo, zebras, giraffes, monkeys, eagle, crested crane & little else to see.

Thank Pamela S
Reviewed 23 February 2017

The place is in a very rural place but its worth the trip u can sit down on the balcony watch the sunset and sunrise.you are given access to cooking facilities and a fridge so you can carry your own food and whip up something...More

1  Thank jacky c
Reviewed 18 October 2015

It actually cost us more to hire a driver and van with safari roof for the two days than it did to stay in the Oribi Guest House on the property at Ruma National Park. The view from the back porch of the Oribi Guest...More

1  Thank Mark_S_1957
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