(Nairobi Day Tours are short trips offering you the
opportunity to see the City within a short time and
discover Nairobi's beauty and history. Tours include
Kenya Day Tours & Excursions, Nairobi City Day Tours,
Carnivore Lunch or Dinner, Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage,
Walking City Tours and much more.
Nairobi National Park
The 117 km2 Nairobi National Park is unique by being the
only protected area in the world with such a huge
variety of animals and birds close to a capital city. As
expected, the park is a principal attraction for
visitors to Nairobi. The park has a diversity of
environments with characteristic fauna and flora.
Man-made dams have also added a further habitat,
favourable to certain species of birds and other aquatic
biota (life forms).
Nairobi City Tour (3 Hours)
Our adventure begins from our hotel. As we tour the
city, we see the most interesting elements of Nairobi –
Parliament buildings, Kenyatta International Conference
Center, City market and 1998 US Embassy Bomb blast site
The city begun in 1899, and grew as a central point for
the Kenya – Uganda Railway. Nairobi comes from the Masai
word, "Enkare Nyrobi" meaning the "place of cool water".
The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust is dedicated to the
protection and preservation of Africa's wildlife,
especially species such as elephants and Black Rhinos.
This is a unique opportunity to experience the feeding
of baby orphaned elephants and rhinos...up close! Find
The Karen Blixen Museum is Karen Blixen's former home
which was donated by the Danish government to Kenya.
Karen Blixen also known by her pseudonym, Isak Dinesen,
is famous for her memoir, Out of Africa. The trained and
knowledgeable guides at the museum are on hand to answer
any questions on the history of the museum and on Karen
Blixen's life. Find Out More
At the Giraffe Centre, guests can photograph and feed
the giraffe. The Giraffe Centre is located on the
grounds of the well-known Giraffe Manor, built in 1932
by Sir David Duncan. The Giraffe Centre is situated on
120 acres of land just a few miles from the centre of
Nairobi, Kenya's capital city
Bomas of Kenya ("Boma" is the Swahili word for
This tour focuses mainly on Kenya’s rich culture where
the 42 different tribes of the country are exhibited
through dance, songs and homesteads. At the Bomas of
Kenya currently there are thirty seven (37) different
traditional dances collected from different tribes of
The tribal cultural shows start everyday from 2.30pm -
4.00pm and display tribal talent in music, dance,
theatre/drama, fashion show, poetry/recitals, comedies,
sports and games, exhibitions, seminars, beauty contests
and body building.
Nairobi National Museum is located at the Museum Hill,
approximately 10 minutes drive from the Nairobi city
centre, 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 0930hrs -
1800hrs. There are 5 exhibitions.
These are Human origins, Mammalian Radiation, Ecology of
Kenya, Natural Diversity and Geology. Under Culture,
Cycles of Life, Cultural Dynamism and Creativity. The
history pillar has two exhibitions: Kenya Before 1850
and History of Kenya.
Nairobi Animal Orphanage and Safari Walk (KWS)
The animal orphanage is about 20 minutes drive from
Nairobi's city centre. This important educational and
training facility, which is housed, in the only wildlife
protected area in a capital city in the world is often
home to more than 20 different animals and bird species.
Major Attraction here is Bonding with orphaned animals;
up-close animal view; play with the cheetah. Wildlife
available includes Lion, cheetah, hyena, jackal, serval,
very rare sokoke cats, warthog, ostrich, leopard,
various monkeys, baboon and buffalo.
Birds include Parrot, guinea fowl, crown crane etc
Mamba Village (Nairobi Crocodile Farm) Half Day
Mamba Village Nairobi; Mamba Village Nairobi is situated
an estimated 13 kilometers away from Kenya's capital
city - off the Lang'ata - Karen road.
A wide range of facilities are provided at the resort,
located in a spacious and serene environment accessible
by a tarmac and all-weather road. An array of leisure
and outdoor activities are available to visitors of
Nairobi Mamba Village. Mamba Village Nairobi
recreational options include :
* Crocodile Pens
* Camel, Horse, Boat Riding
* Ostrich Park, Bird watching trail
* Man-made lake Boat Riding facilities
* Amphitheater& a Botanical Garden replete with rare
exotic medicinal plants and trees
Nairobi Railway Museum
Nairobi Railway Museum is a railway museum in Nairobi,
Kenya, adjacent to Nairobi Railway Station. Railway
Museum in Nairobi, located in an old Railway Building is
dedicated to the history of the railroad in Kenya.
A collection of steam locomotives and rolling stock are
on display including a model of the MV Liemba, built by
the Germans and still in use along Lake Tanganyika.
The carriage used during the hunt for the Man-eater of
Kima in 1900 is exhibited in the yard of the Railway
Museum, a familiar story not unlike the Man eaters of
In both tales, a lion halted the construction of the
railway line by attacking laborers at their camps.
Kiambethu Tea Farm (Limuru)
Our tours takes us to Kiambethu Farms, a lush and lovely
tea estate in the Limuru Highlands where we enjoy lunch
hosted by Fiona Vernon, granddaughter of the original
settler. Kiambethu still produces tea leaves of the same
variety that her grandfather grew when he was the first
to plant tea in Kenya almost one hundred years ago.
Established in 1910 by the first family to farm tea in
Kenya, it has been home to four generations, including
the original owner’s granddaughter Fiona Vernon and her
husband Marcus, who now operate a lovely restaurant out
of their home.
Fourteen Falls in Thika Day Trip
Fourteen Falls in Thika — Name from the 14 successive
falls of water on the Athi River. Activities like
Boating, Fishing, Photography, Walks and Bird Watching
are the major attractions of this Day Trip.
Half Day Paradise Lost Tour from Nairobi
Half Day Paradise Lost — Picnic site with 2.5 years old
stone age Caves. Enjoy Nature Trails, Amid Bird
Watching, Horse Riding, Camel Riding, Feeding Masai
Ostrich, Fishing, Coffee Farms and Boat Rides.
Carnivore Experience (Lunch or Dinner – 2 Hours)
This tour takes you to dine at the world famous
Carnivore Restaurant. Its heart is the barbeque pit,
where an open flame roasts a wide variety of familiar
and exotic meats – Kenya’s finest Molo lamb marinated in
garlic, beef, spare ribs and chicken wings, as well as
crocodile and ostrich, to name just a few.
The meats arrive table side on giant metal spears and
are carved at your table. Year after year the Carnivore
Restaurant has been voted as one of the top 50 best
restaurants in the world.
Horse Riding Safari's in Naivasha
Horse Riding Safari's in Naivasha are set amidst the
dramatic beauty of Kenya’s Rift Valley, each ride is
tailored to your level of interest and ability. Explore
the private 80,000-acre Kedong Ranch from the back of
one of our Horses.
Only an 80-kilometre car ride or short flight from
Kenya’s capital city Nairobi, this spread of earth
submits stunning views of Lake Naivasha, Aberdares,
Kinangop mountain range, Hell’s Gate Gorge and a close
up of Mt. Longonot.
Naivasha Day Visit/Trip from Nairobi
Lake Naivasha — Visit Crescent Island for a Nature Walk,
Wildlife watching and an optional Boat Ride on Lake
Naivasha and Elsamere home — Joy Adamson
Mount Longonot Day Trip/ Hike from Nairobi
Mount Longonot — Full Day tour Hike that takes 1½ hours
walk to getting to the rim of the crater and a Walk
around the crater which takes approximately 3 hours.
Enjoy wonderful views of lake Naivasha and the Great
Hells Gate National Park (Day Trip from Nairobi)
Hell's Gate National Park is a tiny park located between
Lake Naivasha, Longonot and Suswa volcanoes and it is an
ideal venue for a weekend retreat far from the urban
life of Nairobi.
The park provides a variety of wildlife, unusual flora
and many species of birds and is one of the two only
Kenyan Parks where climbing, walking and biking are
Animals seen here include Bushbuck, Dikdik, Gazelle,
Gnu, Hartebeest, Impala, Klipspringer, Buffalo, Hyrax,
Zebra, Hyena, Jackal, Mongoose, Baboon, Monkey and
Porcupine amongst others.
National Park (Day Trip from Nairobi)
Lake Nakuru National Park is situated approximately
100 miles from Nairobi, a two hours drive from
The park is a sanctuary of rhinoceros and the
Rothschild's Giraffe and has a large reserve of over
300 species of birds, which make it an ideal site of
The main attraction here include thousands of
Flamingo (Greater and Lesser), 56 different species
of mammals, Waterfalls: Makalia among others.
Oldoinyo Sabuk National Park Day Tour
Oldoinyo Sabuk National Park Day Tour — Ol Donyo
Sabuk National Park
Ol Donyo Sabuk National Park makes for a nice day
trip from Nairobi, being located just 65 km from the
Highlights include: Montane landscape, Hiking,
Wildlife watching, Butterfly Kingdom, Unusual burial
site to the grave of Sir William Northrup McMillan,
Geology, Abundant bird life among many other
White Water Rafting on Tana River or Athi River
Just 60 Miles from Nairobi, the Tana River offers an
exciting day of White–Water thrills (and often
spills). The adventure starts with 3 kilometer of
easy class II and III white–water, where there is
plenty of opportunity to gain and practice the
paddle skills required to run the lower part of the
A 6 kilometer section follows, and now guests have
an hour or more to relax, view the abundance of bird
life around, cool off with a swim the Tana is very
warm in comparison rivers in the United States or
Europe, (around 20C) or just work on your sun tan.
The Tana River is a drop pool river offering and
exciting day of white water rafting. The adventure
starts with a 3 km of easy class II and III white
water, where plenty of opportunity to gain the
practice of paddle skills required running the lower
part of the river.
Climb One Day Trek
Mount Kenya Climb One Day Trek — Designed for guests
who have limited time and who are not interested in
reaching any of the summits.
Conservancy Day Trip Safari from Nairobi
Ol Pejeta/Sweetwaters Conservancy Day Trip Safari
from Nairobi is only a three hour drive from Nairobi
on good roads, Ol Pejeta conservancy is the closest
place for you to come and see the big 5.
Ol Pejeta Conservancy boasts an astounding variety
of animals including the non-indigenous chimpanzees
and the big 5 (the endangered black rhino, leopard,
elephant, buffalo and lion).
Masai Ostrich Park,
Kitengela - Kenya
Ostrich Park Kitengela — Feed Ostriches!
Masai Ostrich Resort/ Park is located 45 kilometers from
Nairobi on the Athi River/ Kitengela Plains and 30
minutes from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.
The Ostrich Park is 7 kilometers off the Nairobi -
Amboseli National Park (Day Trip from Nairobi)
Our adventures in the bush take us to spectacular
Amboseli National Park. Romantically situated in the
foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro, Amboseli is famous for
its tremendous variety of big game.
In addition to elephant, antelope, zebra, wildebeest,
buffalo and Lion, Amboseli is sought after by travelers
in–the–know for its breathtaking scenery and easily
Distance from Nairobi to Amboseli National Park: 265kms
/ 159miles. Time 4 ½ hours by road.