Nairobi City Walking Tour with Traditional Kenyan Lunch
"Meet your guide in the center of town and take to the streets of Nairobi to explore and see the sights. First stop is Uhuru Park a lovely oasis of green space wedged next to the city’s bustling business district. Shelter from the city heat with a walk in the shade as your guide regales you with tales of Nairobi’s complex history and culture. Then head out to discover the city’s urban delights by both foot and public transport. Stroll past the Kenyan parliament buildings and stop to see Mzee Jomo Kenyatta Mausoleum the resting place of Kenya’s first president. Pose for photos against the backdrop of Kenyetta International Conference Center – an impressive 28-story skyscraper – and then visit the August 7 Memorial Park built to commemorate the bombing of the US Embassy in 1998.Another highlight of your tour is a visit to Kenya National Archives – a site that’s a history museum in its own right. Browse the array of historical photographs traditional artwork and Kenyan crafts while learning about the tribes of Kenya from your guide.Stop for lunch at a traditional restaurant in town
Africa Fund for Endangered Wildlife’s Giraffe Centre and David Sheldrick’s Elephant Orphanage Tour from Nairobi
Africa Fund for Endangered Wildlifes Giraffe Centre and David Sheldricks Elephant Orphanage Tour from Nairobi"Escape Nairobi’s bustling city centre and head towards the leafy suburb of Karen. Nairobi has become famous for its traffic – but you’ll get to sit back and take in the interesting sites of local life on our journey through East Africa’s largest ci you’ll head the short distance to David Sheldrick’s Elephant Orphanage located on the edge of Nairobi National Park. Since its inception the project has hand-reared more than 150 baby elephants that have beenorphaned in the wild often due to poaching. The orphanage helps to reintegrate these gorgeous creatures into the wilds of Tsavo National Park in the east of the country. You’ll learn more about this fascinating venture and see the baby elephants being fed by their keepers. where your tour will end around lunchtime
Hell’s Gate National Park Walking Tour with Elsamere Conservation Park Visit from Nairobi
"Hell’s Gate National Park is your destination of the day and this incredible park is roughly two hours away. As you travel gaze out the window admiring breathtaking views of the Rift Valley. Head inside the park and then step off your coach to stretch your legs; it’s one of the few parks in Kenya where walking is permitted!Stroll around the nature park’s trails with your guide looking out for the park’s countless herbivores that roam the plains freely. Spot African buffaloes zebras and gazelles as well as colorful birdlife such as vultures and Verreaux’s Eagles. The park also boasts hot springs and spectacular rock formations and cliffs so have your camera ready to capture all the sights.Stop for lunch at a restaurant within the park grounds and sample some regional cuisine. As you eat your guide will introduce you to some of the locals
We decided to skip the Game Drive as it was rather expensive (USD50 per adult + KES7000 to rent the Land Cruiser with driver and Guide). Initially I wanted to share the vehicle in order to split the...
Day 1 :
Depart Nairobi to Maasai Mara national reserve, have a stop over at Maamahiu to view great rift valley and Narok to have lunch, arriving in the reserve late afternoon, check in at Fisi Camp l,...