Lake Elementaita is an attraction in the eastern side of the Great Rift Valley. This lake has about 400 species of birds. They include both the Greater and Lesser flamingos as well as fishing birds such as pelicans and herons.Around the lake, you will spot zebras, elands, and gazelles peacefully grazing. During the rainy season when the lake levels rises, there are a few hippo colonies.
On the floor of the Great Rift Valley, surrounded by wooded and bushy grassland, lies the beautiful Lake Nakuru National Park. Visitors can enjoy the wide ecological diversity and varied habitats that range from Lake Nakuru itself to the surrounding escarpment and picturesque ridges. Lake Nakuru National Park is ideal for bird watching, hiking,picnic and game drives.