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About Eldoret

Eldoret is a small town in Kenya that serves its stopover travellers well. There are no major attractions in the area but the markets, bordering campsites, cheese factory and popular 'Sam's Nightclub' are all Eldoret needs to win over the hearts of those who pass through.

Eldoret dam by aecole2010

Here we have a photo of Eldoret Dam. If you're in the area, why not throw a line in and see if you can reel in a big tilapia.

Image by aecole2010

Eldoret countryside by aecole2010

Ah, here we have a classic view of Eldoret countryside. Nature, nature, nature!

Image by aecole2010

Roads in eldoret dam by afromusing

Some times during the year you'll find a few of the Eldoret roads flooded. Nothing's too hardcore for an overland truck though.

Image by afromusing

Ampath project in eldoret kenya by globalhealthcrisis

Here you can see the Eldoret's AMPATH project in full swing.

Image by globalhealthcrisis

Position of eldoret by rudolphous

See that red dot over there? That's where Eldoret is located within Kenya... just in case you were wondering.

Image by Rudolphous

If you're wondering whether Eldoret is a good place to spend a night to break your day's travels, the answer is a definitely yes.


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