Gilgil is a famous town in the Great Rift Valley region, situated between Naivasha and Nakuru towns. This town mainly depends on agriculture.
Attractions in Gilgil
From Gilgil, you can visit some attractions like lakes and archeological sites. You can go sightseeing at Lake Elementaita, along the Gilgil Nakuru Highway. It is a great place for bird watching excursions, there are over 450 species of birds around the lake. This lake is just 10km from Gilgil.
You can also visit Lake Nakuru National Park just a few kilometres from Gilgil. Gilgil River is also another great place to visit.
The Kariandusi Archaeological Site is another fun place to visit. This attraction has fossils that are several millions of years old.
Dining and Shopping in Gilgil
There are lots of restaurants in Gilgil. Some of the popular ones are Kikopey African Restaurant, Nakubreeze Travellers Inn and the Rush Restaurant & Bar Indian Food.
Best Hotels to Stay near Gilgil
Gilgil and the surrounding areas have a wide variety of hotels. Lake Elementaita Country Lodge and Oasis Eco Camp are two excellent places to stay. Oasis Eco Camp is an intimate family-friendly getaway on the shores of Lake Elementaita.
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