Gilgil

You won't forget your time in Gilgil. Located in Kenya, the region is considered to be a hidden gem which will reward you with picturesque landscapes and smaller crowds.

Accommodation in Gilgil

Gilgil has a few accommodations available, so visit Travelocity's Gilgil hotels page and finalize your booking early.

You will be sure to relax and unwind at the Sentrim Elementaita Lodge and The Sleeping Warrior.

Gilgil Vacation Packages

If you journey 65 miles (105 kilometers) from the significant city of Nairobi, you will discover Gilgil.

Visitors staying in Kenya only have to drive 3 miles (5 kilometers) east of Gilgil to watch a live sporting event at Gilgil Stadium. Snap a few pictures to bring back memories of you chanting in the stands.

Take in new sights and meet even more locals with a day excursion to Lake Elementaita, located 7 miles (11 kilometers) to the northwest. An additional place is Elmenteita, which can be found 9 miles (14 kilometers) to the west.

There are numerous activities to enjoy when you arrive in the area, such as the Lake Nakuru National Park, Menengai Crater and Hyrax Hill Prehistoric Site. And, it's just 20 miles (32 kilometers) northwest of Gilgil. If you're looking for more, the Thomson Falls and Naivasha District Hospital are also nearby.

Meet and chat with fellow visitors and locals alike by enjoying some of the wildlife spotting tours and wildlife safaris this region offers.

Authentic foods are part of a country's heritage. Awaken your adventurous soul and learn more about the local culture and tradition by tasting new dishes.

Potato and maize are local ingredients likely to pass your lips during your time in this region.

Turn your trip into a culinary expedition and discover the taste of ugali (cornmeal) or irio (mashed peas and potato mix), two popular dishes in the region.

Give in to the desires of your taste buds with an ample serving of chilled banana cream, a delightful local dessert.

Try out Picana (mango juice), a non-alcoholic refreshment and a favorite with the locals.

Ensure you don't miss Independence Day on the 12th of December. You'll realize how amazing this place is.

Jomo Kenyatta International Airport is Gilgil's nearest major airport, found 75 miles (121 kilometers) to the southeast.

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