Are you looking for a simple but stunning Kenya wildlife safari? Well, you can pack up your travel bags and grab a pair of binoculars and follow me on this fascinating Kenya wildlife safaris to Hell’s Gate National Park. This Kenya safari to Hell’s Gate National Park takes us to Kenya which is found eastern region of the African continent along geographical co-ordinates of where this park is located along 0o54’57”S 36o18’48”E. Hell’s Gate National Park lies in the western region of Kenya south of Naivasha lake and north-west of Nairobi city.
As we explore the tropical splendour of Hell’s Gate National Park on this magical Kenya tours, you will listen from the park rangers here that this park was created in 1984 spanning over 68.25sqkm. This national park is usually under looked because of its small size a tour Kenya to this park gives you an opportunity to walk through the steps of some of the earliest explorers who admired this place is spectacular for its breath-taking scenery with towering rock pillars like Fischer’s and Central tower columns. Whose names originate from explorers Fischer’s and Thomson who were the first Europeans to visit this place in 1883 and were amazed by the jaw-dropping scenery created by a narrow break in the cliffs which created a tributary of a prehistoric lake that existed downstream millions of years ago that was used by the planet’s earliest inhabitants who habituated in these places. Hell’s Gate National Park is still a place of wonders that some of these you won’t even realize when you come here. Underneath this place, lie giant hot springs and geysers hidden away from plain sight and for this reason, hell’s gate is home to Africa’s first geothermal power station to tap into this hidden treasure here.
If you’re in love with wild mammals a safari in Kenya to Hell’s Gate National Park gives you a thrilling encounter with some of the finest African wild mammals as it features a variety of these which include cape buffaloes, Burchell’s zebra, coke hartebeest, Thomson’s and grant’s gazelles, giraffes, spotted hyena, black-backed jackal. For a birder, you will be really in for a special Kenya birding safari treat on your safari Kenya to Hell’s Gate as this park is home to over 100 bird species which include the augur buzzard, common fiscal, Ruppel’s vulture, secretary bird, African kestrel, arrow marked babbler, chin spot batis, bearded vulture, eastern imperial eagle, mottled swift, Nyanza Swift, red-winged starling, Schalow’s wheatear, Verreaux’s eagle, yellow-rumped seedeater, white-rumped swift.
This Kenya safari tour to Hell’s gate can be similarly compared to a Uganda wildlife tour to Kidepo Valley National Park because of the underlying similarities between these 2 parks however, a Uganda wildlife safari to Kidepo valley National Park gives you more thrilling encounters with wildlife because its home to 4 out 5 of the big Africa game which include lions, leopards, cape buffaloes, African bush elephants with the rhinos being the only ones missing, Kidepo valley park has ranked the 14th best African best safari park for a classic wildlife adventure by safari booking a famous international online safari company given its spectacular sceneries and diverse wildlife. If you’re looking for birds, well a Uganda birding safari to Kidepo valley is quite a remarkable birding frenzy as it comes with 475 bird species for you to search for and with several endemic species such as the Karamoja Apalis. A safari Uganda to Kidepo Valley Park isn’t complete without a Uganda cultural safari encounter with the beautiful Karamajong people who bare a lot of resemblance to the Masai people who live adjacent to Hel’s gate national park finally what separates these two spectacular national parks is the possibility of a safari in Uganda to Kidepo valley to be easily tailored with a Uganda gorilla tour since Uganda is home to these remarkable gentle giants and many Africa Wildlife Safari goers who visit Uganda usually ensure to make a short gorilla safaris Uganda as they visit either Bwindi Impenetrable National Park or Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. A gorilla safari Uganda to any of these puts you in the right place to have a fascinating encounter with any of the 19 gorilla families are found here. Prime safaris and tours ltd has positioned itself as one of the best local travel companies that give you an amazing gorilla trekking Uganda experience or a Uganda wildlife safari as it has a wide range of safari packages to all wildlife destinations in Uganda. Some of the come in short Uganda wildlife safaris/short gorilla tours Uganda, Uganda mountaineering safaris, Uganda birding safaris, Kampala city tours/ 1 day Kampala city tour/ Jinja city tour/ 1 day Jinja city tour/ long Uganda wildlife safaris, long gorilla safaris Uganda
As you prepare yourself for a Kenya safaris tours to Hell’s Gate National Park, you have to understand this national park experiences a savannah climate with 2 rain seasons that come in March-May with the longer rains and then October to December with the shorter rains. During this time, Hell’s Gate National Park experiences temperatures ranging from a minimum of 10oC to a maximum of 25oC or 77oF. The dry season comes in the in June- early or late October with temperatures ranging 09oC or 48oF usually in the early morning to a maximum of 22oC or 72oF.
Here are some of the sample packages in Kenya organized by both Prime Safaris and Wild Gorilla Safaris Tours to Hell’s National Park and any of the other prominent Kenya safari parks such as Masai Mara National Reserve, Nairobi National Park, Mt Kenya National Park, Tsavo East National Park, Lake Nakuru National Park and Aberdares National Park