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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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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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“wild animals” (120 reviews)
“city skyline” (36 reviews)
“game park” (47 reviews)
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Langata Road, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 602121
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Reviewed yesterday

Be sure to hire a local driver to ensure you see all of the wildlife. It is truly magnificent! I recommend you use the restroom before entering the park. The Maasai warriors are just outside of the gate and for a small tip they will...More

Thank Anna Y
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

About an hour's drive from the city ( if you r extremely lucky to beat the traffic), NNP is a great safari trip if you r short of time. It can't be compared to the likes of Masai Mara or Serengeti but this park has...More

Thank Prasanna K
Reviewed yesterday

We saw all big animals! it's a pity there are no elephants there but the lions are majestic!! You have to go very early in the morning, after dawn to be able to see them though!

Thank Erato K
Reviewed 2 days ago

we had a good driver, booked by the hotel, who knew where to find all the animals and he did us proud.

Thank Rick C
Reviewed 5 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 6 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 6 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 6 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 1 week 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 1 week 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.

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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