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Hell's Gate National Park

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Lake Road South | South of Lake Naivasha, Naivasha 20117, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic and beautiful place. Nature lovers any where in the world, Hell's Gate is the place to visit.

1  Thank Sinkeet S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Super great little Activity to do, riding through beautiful nature surrounded by warthogs, zebra, giraffe, buffalo and many antelopes. Highly recommend going in the morning to beat the heat, and save time for the gorge walk (we didn't have enough time to do it but...More

1  Thank Kimberly S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on an adventurous, at times seemingly dangerous, hike through an amazing gorge. The guide was very skillful and often helpful making sure all of us made safely through some very difficult passages. He was also a lot of fun, sharing a lot of...More

1  Thank JulsVern
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rented rickety bikes at the entrance and arranged to have them picked up at Hell's Gate and return back by car. It's a nice bike ride but dusty from the passing cars and most wildlife is far away from the road. One way was...More

Thank hoppityhop
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hells Gate National Park is amazing and not to be missed. Just beware of everyone along the way. I took a matatu from Naivasha to Hells Gate. From there it is another 2 km uphill on dirt road to get to the Elsa gate. There...More

4  Thank Angie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park has a number of activities, from cycling in the park to rock climbing to visiting the gorges. The park has buffaloes, zebras, warthogs etc. When going to the gorges, you must go with a guide. Some paths require some effort to climb. It...More

1  Thank Divya K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really enjoyed the bike ride in Hells Gate and the hike in the gorge - it can be pretty hot so bring plenty of water and snacks as you can't really buy anything inside the park. It's easy to rent bikes and pay your...More

Thank StineBL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We drove to Hell’s gate only for a walk in the gorge, but were stunned by the scenery and wildlife. One of few park one can walk or cycle. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank vnieks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the only national park where I saw people cycling through it. There are many zebras, warthogs etc. along the road through the park. Didn't see any non-vegetarian animals and maybe that is why they allow cycling. However, we went on a vehicle. If...More

Thank zapumal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really really really nice sight of the mountains. You can rent a bike at the entrance gate and ride it all around the park as you see wild animals like giraffes. It was really amazing. I enjoyed and I loved every bit of it.

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Karolyn M
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Response from GilH159 | Reviewed this property |
We have earn the bikes from the guys next to the road to naivasha. The guy recomended bikes & We try them before rent it. For precotion we took his cell number in case the bike will broke down in the park ( he promise that... More
3 September 2018|
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Response from James K | Reviewed this property |
Paid 3000kshs for the quide,a Lively fellow had lots of insight about the place
2 July 2018|
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Response from josephkinyanjui | Reviewed this property |
One can always find a place to do picnic.