Nechisar National Park

4.3
  • Address: Arba Minch, Ethiopia
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  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Tags: Wildlife Park, Family And Kids, Lake, Point Of Interest

If you are in Ethiopia and you want to visit a place where you could watch the wild animals and be in presence of nature, then the Nechisar National Park is the place you must consider visiting. The wildlife in the park includes plains zebra, Grant's gazelle, dik-dik, and the greater kudu. The park also has populations of bushbuck, bush pig, Anubis baboon, vervet monkeys, black-backed jackal and Burchell's zebra. There are two lakes present in this park, one is Lake Abaya and the other one is Lake Chamo. The Lake Abaya is red in colour due to a high level of sediments. It’s an ideal place for animal lovers and also for the nature lovers. This place is full of great sights to see and you have a golden opportunity to gather new information about the wildlife.

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  • Nechisar National Park Address: Arba Minch, Ethiopia
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  • 12.5% of people who visit Arba Minch include Nechisar National Park in their plan

  • 95% of people start their Nechisar National Park visit around 12 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Nechisar National Park

Thursday and Friday
* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Nechisar National Park Reviews & Ratings

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  • This park is a highlight of Arba Minch and should not be missed! You can no longer just walk in - a paid guide is required, as is an entry fee and an armed escort. Most tour guides try to limit your visit to an hour or so, although nature lovers could easily spend several hours. While there is an area where swimming/bathing is possible, it is not advisable. In addition, note that the 40 springs are now just PVC pipes protruding from the dirt.

  • Boat ride was exciting in a large lake, closely watching huge crocodiles, in the park zebras

  • Simply Amazing 😍😍😍

  • Amazing place

  • i saw a prehistoric potatoe

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