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Nairobi National Park

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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” (40 reviews)
“wild animals” (125 reviews)
“safari walk” (50 reviews)
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Langata Road, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 602121
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's hard to describe my dawn game drive through the park. Not even 630am and I had seen rhinos, a pride of lions and a multitude of wildlife. The highlight was that whilst following the lions we witnessed an attempt on a buffalo. He had...More

Thank Ruggers67
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was amazing for me. I saw many animals such as lions, giraffes, buffalos, rhinos, zebras, impalas and springboks. It was unbelievable and never forget it.

Thank sangsup p
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One of Kenya's greatest assets, a natural wildlife park on the edge of the city. Where else can you arrive at an international airport (Nairobi) and within a short drive be in the midst of African wildlife in their natural habitat? With so many different...More

Thank Escape-overseas
Reviewed 4 days ago

Well, not so rich like other parks here in Kenya, but if you are traveling just only for business or whatever, try to save some time to invest it to safari. It really worth.

Thank izret
Reviewed 6 days ago

I did the early morning drive half-day which I think would be better than the afternoon option. Absouletly magic to see all the wildlife and Nairobi in the back ground. Tips: 1) Less busy in the morning but make sure you arrive early to the...More

Thank Joe_Stevenson85
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Going to national parks to spot animals is matter of luck, sometimes you don't see any and sometimes like us you manage to spot every animal in the area. We did our visit the first week of October after 3:30 and we saw Rhinos (about...More

Thank San86Adn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We weren’t sure if we would see very much as we were so close to the city - but we were not disappointed. Amazing vistas and well organized. Park is contiguous with another national park so animals are free to roam. We saw so much...More

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great park to visit. To see wild animals with the city background makes it just wonderful. Saw lots of animals and babies. You have to visit this park

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just Amazing to have such a park in the City. Truly unique and all wildlife except Elephants to be seen.

Thank Sassan K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting place - especially for those who first time experiences ridining amonst animals in freedom

Thank Olga G
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Brooke W
October 7, 2017|
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Response from domenicbaumli | Reviewed this property |
i would not walk around in the park as its a wildlife park and without a ranger this can be dangerous
Arturs A
September 18, 2017|
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Response from alfahmatours | Reviewed this property |
Working hours are from 0600hrs to 1800hrs Mon-sunday and from Jomo Kenyatta Intl Airport its takes less than 30 minutes drive.
betty k
September 4, 2017|
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Response from Anton B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Betty They do request to see some form of ID at the Park entrance. From a safety and security (ie anti-poaching) perspective, I think that this is quite a good idea. Regards Anton