Nairobi Excursions and Day Trips

 Nairobi City Tour

Nairobi was Founded in 1899, the city was handed capital status from Mombasa in 1905.. It is popularly known as the “Green City in the Sun”.
The Nairobi city walking tour covers;

Nairobi City Tour
Nairobi City Tour
  • The modern city center
  • The colorful Nairobi City Market,
  • Parliament Buildings,
  • Kenyatta International Conference Centre; the landmark of Nairobi (KICC),
  • The August 7th Memorial Park,
  • The renowned National Museum and the Nairobi Snake Park.

Nairobi snake park is one of the National Museums of Kenya attractions located adjacent to Nairobi National Museum and is extremely popular with visitors. On display are, cobras, puff adders, mambas and the large African-Rock python (non-poisonous) found only in Kenya.

The Nairobi National Museum is located 10 minutes drive away from the Nairobi city centre. It is the flagship museum housing some of the most celebrated collections of history, culture and art from Kenya and East Africa. The museum aims to interpret heritage of Kenya to stimulate appreciation and learning. This museum is open daily (including public holidays) from 0830hrs -17300hrs.

Nairobi National Park Half Day Tour

Nairobi National Park was established in 1946 and is the first National Park in Kenya. It is located approximately 7 kilometres south of Nairobi - Kenya's capital city. Nairobi's skyscrapers can be seen from the park.

Nairobi National Park Half Day Tour
Nairobi National Park Half Day Tour

The 117 km2 Nairobi National Park is unique by being the only protected area in the world with a variety of animals and birds close to a capital city. Nairobi National Park boasts a large and varied wildlife population - rhino, buffalo, cheetah, zebra, giraffe, lion and plenty of antelopes and gazelles can be seen in the park.

Nairobi National Park Tour Itinerary

The Nairobi National Park tour departs daily at 6:00 am and at 2:00 pm

Leave your hotel and drive to Nairobi national park for a fours game viewing looking out for big game as well different bird species. In this park you have high chances of seeing the endangered black rhino, lion, leopard among other animals.
You will be delivered back to you hotel at the end of the tour.

Giraffe Center, David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (Elephant Orphanage) and Karen Blixen Museum

Pick up from your Nairobi Hotel and drive to the African Fund for Endangered Wildlife (AFEW) Giraffe Center for a one hour up close and personal interaction with the highly endangered Rothschild Giraffes. You will ascend up an observation platform where you can meet giraffes at their eye level and hand feed them.

An elephant orphan at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
An elephant orphan at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

Next stop is the world famous David Sheldrick elephant Orphanage to meet a herd of baby elephants and learn about the work done to rescue them from poachers. Tour the orphanage, hear interesting talk about their work and get to watch baby elephants at play. We will then drive you to the former home of the famous Karen Blixen; author of "Out of Africa" and one of the most famous colonialists in east Africa. After morning excitement we visit Karen Blixen Coffee Garden for a delicious lunch of international standard. Relax in the shady garden and enjoy a large of selection of high-quality international cuisine. After lunch you will be driven to Kazuri Beads factory, a pottery company that makes one of the world most beautiful beads then we will drop you back to your hotel.