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Nguuni Nature Sanctuary

Address: Mombasa, Kenya
Phone Number: +254 721 357 876
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Ranked #5 of 16 Attractions in Mombasa
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Outdoors
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Owner description: Only 4 kilometers away from Bamburi Cement Factory, a small nature sanctuary in a completely unique “out of Africa” environment. Rain-fed ponds are inhabited by fish and birds. Large Doum Palm crowned by Leopard Orchids are scattered in the grassland.
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Mombasa, Kenya
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

take your time see big variety of Birds a nice stroll in the park enjoy the sundowner on the hill were you can have your picnic and nice view of Mombasa town

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

If you love birds just come with your pair of Binoculars and you will be amased on how many birds are around. If you are like me not knowing all by name, I allways carry my book so I know who I am watching.

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Mombasa, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I have been to Nguuni many times and I love the bandas, the "wild" feel and its serenity. The management does a good job of keeping the place clean and the facility is good for an afternoon out.with the family for play and Barbecue. The friendly giraffe, Ostrich and antelope found here add icing to the cake. Visit Nguuni and... More

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Mombasa, Kenya
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7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

A large number of bird species found in the sanctuary, combine it with a picknickwith the family and also excellent sundowner !! The advantage is the the sanctuary in not far from Mombasa city and especially the north coast accommodations/Mombasa malindi highway!! some peanuts with lemon tea during sundowner.

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Mombasa, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I decided to got camping at Nguuni from Mombasa almost at the last minute. The manager on duty was extremely accommodating, waiting for us until 7pm and taking us straight to the Sundowner site. Victor was posted to stay with us on the site all night and made a nice big bonfire for us. There are bathroom facilities at the... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We arrived at the Sanctuary early Sunday morning and were initially taken on a tour by Oscar, a younger fellow who was still learning. He was really enthusiastic, though and called another guide, Michael, who was getting back from church. Michael took over near the end of the tour and he was really knowledgeable. I'm not a birdwatcher myself (I... More

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Beilstein, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

A wonderful place to learn more about trees and birds in Kenya, north coast, Bamburi You will go for a walk under different Acacia trees in the shade and a wet eria with lakes You will enjoy the parc while guided by a profesional

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

Beautiful place. Lots of good bird watching and many giraffes wandering about. The giraffe feeding stations are close to the viewing area so you get to stand right next to the wildlife! It's a basic setting but they have fire pits, shelters, toilets, sinks etc. plus a few stone/wood 'tables'. You can hire the venue out for an evening party... More

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Hythe, United Kingdom
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7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

We visited twice in mid may once late afternoon and once early morning and had some of the best bird watching we have experienced in all of Kenya. The sanctuary is located 4 Km from the Bamburi cement works main entrance and comprises of 3 distinct habitats. Open Savannah, Woodland and wetlands which all attract different spices of bird. The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

Its a nice little spot to do some minor wild life viewing. ostrich and giraffes among them. They also have a self catering bbq complex thats nice to watch the sunset from. Book in advance

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