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Mzima Springs

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Mageso Chember, Tsavo National Park West 00200, Kenya
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+254 720 650869
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All reviewsfishtsavo westhippos and crocsnice walkguided walkshort walkan oasisworth a visitlovely placewalk aroundclose rangeunderwater viewing arearangersourcelaketreesnature
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a fantastic time here. Learnt a lot about flora and fauna. Would be a great place to have a picnic Liked that they had clean restrooms too

Thank wanderlustciru
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

beautifull nature but not so much animals as espected. We saw 2 crocodiles from far. 1 hypo from close and 2 from far. Also a troupe of bavoons passed by for drinking. The water is very clear.

Thank gaetanalgoet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great little place to visit, vervet monkeys running around, crocodiles and hippos very close to view, and the guides are friendly and informative.

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice walk around the springs with a guide.Saw crocodiles and hippos. Guide was very knowledgable but clearly desired a tip at the end!

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

beautiful spot. hippos. crocs and monkeys. guide was very good. you go a walk around the small lake n river. a must visit. most tours will stop here I think.

Thank fras65
Reviewed 7 August 2018 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 6 August 2018

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 22 July 2018

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 15 July 2018 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

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