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Nairobi National Park

#3 of 122 things to do in Nairobi Features Animals
Langata Road, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 602121
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Day Tour: Giraffe Center, Elephant Orphanage and Nairobi National Park
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Noble black rhinos are the highlight of this amazing park, Kenya’s first national park and a local treasure.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“city skyline” (36 reviews)
“wild animals” (118 reviews)
“safari walk” (49 reviews)
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Langata Road, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 602121
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Having been to other National Parks in Kenya I would thoroughly recommend this Park. It has a very unusual backdrop of the city in parts but there is an amazing array of game. There are certain parts where you could be in the middle of...More

1  Thank JamboRegina
Reviewed 4 days ago

Make sure to have a good camera with plenty of batteries, you will need it. $45 USD entry, will be greeted by a group of well dressed Maasai warriors who will demand money for photos or dance. I did and loved it. Sighting a lion...More

Thank 337Paula
Reviewed 4 days ago

Nairobi National Park is great afternoon or weekend getaway. its ideal for families and friends at large. Visit and you will enjoy.

Thank mwas2
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went on a day trip including the Elephant Orphanage, the Giraffe Centre and the Karen Blixen house but the highlight by far was the safari drive through Nairobi National Park. To be honest, the other attractions were okay but I could happily have just done...More

Thank Keith F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We saw hippopotamus, girraf, water buffalo, crocs, rhinoceros, etc. in the span of three hours. A must do with just a few hours to spare.

Thank Joey F
Reviewed 6 days ago

It's very such an amazing experience and felt like i was in the Nat Geo document when i saw a lioness chased and brought down a buffalo. However i was also saddened i couldn't save the buffalo.

Thank oremso
Reviewed 1 week ago

This National Park is located right next to Nairobi and provides closeup views of wild animals. In face, we were able to take pictures of zebras, giraffes, and buffaloes, to name a few, with the Nairobi skyline right in the background. It's a perfect quick...More

Thank ColonelQ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nairobi National park is very undervalued. There is a huge variety of animals to see. We have recently stayed at a lodge on the other side of the park from Nairobi. We had three game drives & each time saw a huge range of animals....More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 1 week ago

it's very close to the CBD with good natural environment. a good place to take the family and friends. has plenty of wild animals and good fresh and relaxing environment. good food too.

Thank james w
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cutest lion cubs ever. Both Black and White Rhino. Best Serval cat video I have ever taken. Eland were the most relaxed that I ever saw.

Thank Craig H
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I will be visiting Nairobi for business. however I have one day completely off. Can you suggest best place to spend whole day?
May 26, 2017|
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Response from Manish R | Reviewed this property |
Mornings in Nairobi National Park for sure if you haven't already been to an African national park. And Masai market for souvenirs. Rest of the day as per your interest and trip advisor rankings of things to do!
How did you contact Will Knocker as a guide? Thank you for your advice.
April 14, 2017|
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Response from Delta W | Reviewed this property |
Will Knocker +254 721 646 588 there is also an email address listed on the Silole Sanctuary website but I am not allowed to list it here
Sunday of next week ( means 19th March), I will visit Nairobi National Park. I will go alone, so does anyone know how to find a group to join? My friend told me that every Sunday, I can go to the gate of Nairobi National Park and find a group there, but she does not remember exactly. Does anyone go like this? Or could you recommend a tour with resonable price for me? Thanks in advance.
March 12, 2017|
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Response from Adele S | Reviewed this property |
I also joined a group infront of the gate. it was easy if you go early morning you can talk to them if they have seat available. The price of entrance is separated by car.for each car it's around 70$ which should be shared... More