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Nairobi National Park

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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.
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  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
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“city skyline” (41 reviews)
“wild animals” (128 reviews)
“mini safari” (30 reviews)
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Langata Road, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 3 days ago

wow!! Land in wilson airport or Jomo kenyatta International Airport and within 10minutes you are at the Nairobi National Park. Here you have the chance to see all big five exept the elephant however, you can visit Divid Sheldrick wildlife Trust which is actually inside...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We saw so many animals on our tour of the park. We were even able to get out of the car to get a closer look at a lion pride. Our guide James was knowledgeable and he chose our route carefully to ensure we had...More

Thank Rhiannon C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nairobi National Park is the ideal gateway from the hustle and bustle of Nairobi. 15 minutes drive from the City or Airport it's easily accessible and ideal for anyone looking to enjoy a game drive. The park has many animals and entry fee is fair....More

Thank tonymuriuki
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're short of time and want to get the feel for a proper safari this is good value. Ideally pay for a driver who's familiar with the park to get the best value from your time. We saw most animals in 3 hours, the...More

Thank GordsGuinness
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chances of lion seeing could be less. But if you don’t have a chance to visit any of the other safari’s, then go for it.

Thank Chanumolurahul
Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed the game drive at the national park. We didnt get to see the lion but had a chance to see impalas, buffaloes,zebras, girrafe and Rhino. Though the individual entry charges for residents is quite high if you have to take your family for...More

Thank 5ivy
Reviewed 1 week ago

A trip to the Nairobi National Park will not leave you disheartened, you are sure to be greeted by a lot of birds - bee eaters, waydahs, superb starling - which loves to boost its metallic colours. You will see a lot of zebras, giraffes,...More

Thank arvind_patole
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Nairobi National Park in late November. We were able to see many of the animals we wanted to see including giraffes, lions, zebras, ostriches, and many other grazing animals. One amazing feature is that you can photograph these beautiful animals with a background...More

Thank ArtPhemister
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can't simply visit Nairobi without visiting this park.I WS lucky to see the lioness first thing in the morning. Must visit place

Thank Wasim B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently we spontaneously spent a day here and it's not an unpleasant way to spend your time although it falls well short of expectations when compared to other National parks in Kenya. It's rather touristy and you can find yourself in a convoy circling the...More

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Brooke W
October 7, 2017|
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Response from md a | Reviewed this property |
at the open park you are not allowed to get off from your vehicle.
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