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Mageso Chember, Tsavo National Park West 00200, Kenya
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+254 720 650869
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A simple park with a quite a few sights to see: hippo, crocodile, birds, insects. It's a tranquil and peaceful place with silent bubbling freshwater springs that house the crocodile and hippo. With a good camera, you should be able to take some pretty good...More

Thank diane s
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very easy walking tour. You must go with a guide, and ours was very knowledgeable. Beautiful area, lots of animals. I believe the guides, which are armed in case of rogue animals, work for tips. I don't remember a fee for the...More

Thank janetcY6965UQ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You walk down paths to take you to different pools, where different animals live. We saw hippos and monkeys, but there are also crocs, but we didn’t see any. In one of the pools there is a small bridge into the pool and steps down...More

Thank Tanya K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The springs are delightful to see. The circuit is about one km of easy walking accompanied by a ranger. The ranger is armed with a rifle in case of any wild animals. The ranger explains about the springs and various trees. The scenery is beautiful...More

Thank BharathiMani
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Make sure you walk around the waterhole and enter the underground viewing chamber. Best to go when the crowds are not gathering - your guide will know when that is

Thank Safaribuff
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Mzima Springs is located deep within Tsavo West National Park in Kenya. The springs provide the entire Coastal Kenya with clean drinking water. The clean water emanates from the hills (I guess Kyulu hills). at the springs we saw hippos, crocodiles and many species of...More

Thank Sylvester G
Reviewed 16 May 2018

The reason to go here was for the hippo's and crododiles. But i prefer to see them for example in Ziwani. A much more nice environment and experience.

Thank LaetitiaGrave
Reviewed 12 April 2018

We had a wonderful visit to Mzima Springs, only a 15 km drive from Kilaguni Lodge. Although only one road was passable for our Rav 4, the others might need higher clearance vehicles. The boardwalk down to the springs allowed easy access. Many monkeys were...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Early morning trip to see Hippos in this wonderful environment. Very easy walk- our daughter was on crutches-and great experience as guided by a very friendly ranger. Plenty of other wildlife like crocodiles, elephant, monkeys.

Thank Frankowicz
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Walk through the wild and watch mzimasprings flow. It has a great underwater hideout, if lucky enough you get really close to hippos or crocs swimming by or hunting fish

Thank Yannish S
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