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“Cuteness!!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Mbagathi Road, Nairobi 00503 , Kenya
+254 733 891996
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Ranked #1 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Owner description: The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (DSWT) Elephant Nursery in Nairobi National Park provides a safe haven to orphaned baby elephants rescued by the DSWT. The Nursery provides the first stage in the hand-rearing and development of milk dependent baby elephants. Once they graduate from the Nursery, aged 2-3 years, the elephants move to one of the DSWT's Reintegration Centres in Tsavo East National Park, from where they will ultimately return to the wild.
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Dubbo, Australia
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“Cuteness!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

An absolute must see!! Sooo gorgeous and really hands on... we went on our first day in Africa and it was the best start to our trip.

Visited July 2013
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“Enjoyable”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

We enjoyed seeing all the baby elephants. The timings to the place are very restricted so it is important to get there on time otherwise you will miss the baby elephant viewing.

Visited July 2013
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“An emotional Experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Loved the little elephants, and just had to sponsor one after what I saw. How can one resist, when these people are saving the lives of such majestic animals.

Visited August 2013
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“Busy on Weekends”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

You get an hour here - 11am-12pm. Get there early on weekends if you don't want to be shooting pictures over other people's heads and cameras. Even then, you'll have a crowd of people in the background of most photos.

Visited August 2013
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“Are they cute or Are they cute”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

Yes they are And they Are many and hungry. Wonderful place with a wonderful story. Must go place both for adults and younger. Enjoy!

Visited August 2013
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