Amboseli National Park is situated on the Kenya-Tanzania border and is famous for its big game and its great scenic beauty. Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest and The World's Highest-Free-Standing mountain dominates Amboseli National Park's landscape. Observation Hill – an area that affords it’s visitors 360 degrees of magnificent views of the park and for the best view of Mount Kilimanjaro.
Amboseli was declared a national reserve in 1968. It became a national park in 1974. The covers 392km² (151miles²) and has a mixed topography of plains, acacia woodland, rocky thorn bush, swamps and marshes. This diversity, along with a long dry season, ensures excellent viewing of the large concentrations of African animals living in this natural habitat.
Amboseli National Park is home to vast herds of Elephant, Zebra, Wildebeest, Giraffe, Impala, Leopard, Caracal and Serval Cat. Birdwatchers can see Pelican, Bee-eater, Kingfisher, African Fish Eagle, Martial Eagle and Pygmy Falcon.