Discover the Menengai crater, the second largest surviving volcanic crater in the world a few minutes away from Nakuru town. Standing tall on about 2490M high, the crater is the largest volcano caldera in Kenya and the second largest in Africa. Back in 19th Centuries, Menengai was a place of violent battles between different Maasai clans, fight over control for pastures of the Rift Valley slopes and Naivasha.
Fast forward to today, the crater is one of Kenya’s most intriguing attraction site in Kenya, with marvelous scenery tied up to the local beliefs about evil spirits roaming the area. This crater is about 8km from the main road and only 10km from Nakuru town.