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Nairobi National Park

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Open Now: 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“city skyline”(47 reviews)
“wild animals”(153 reviews)
“safari walk”(55 reviews)
Noble black rhinos are the highlight of this amazing park, Kenya’s first national park and a local treasure.
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Langata Road, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 602121
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Despite the SGR dominating the landscape and destroying my favourite picnic spot (Mbuni) the park is still a place of peace and relaxation in stark contrast to the ever growing city. it is even more important for people and animals now as a haven from...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank clare h
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Take a tour of this park if you don’t have the time or resources to go on a safari. You will see, up close, many of the interesting species, and the drive through the park itself is mostly quite beautiful. You will see the skyline...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mirtone
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely safari in the city which cost about $50 per person. Got to see most of the animals including lion. Just see place in Nairobi.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nirav D
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Park is unique as it is the only known national park in the world located right at the heart of a city. The most exciting part of the visit is the animal orphanage section. To see any animals in the park, early morning and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Osande
Reviewed 6 days ago

A must do if only to get out of the city and away from the annoying and intimidating men constantly approaching you for money. This haven of a park is sure to suprise and delight. I was fortunate enough to have a personal guide who...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank K9TLS
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Going in search of a wonderful mood, freeing up your mind it's all happens in Nairobi National park... With the wild animals watching them they just lifts mood from 0 to 100 that quick... Girrafes,elephants i just got a long story to narrate about the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nelsonmwenda57
Reviewed 6 days ago

We saw much game easily only a very short distance from the city . Notable were white and ( amazingly the rare ) black rhino , lions , martial eagle and much much more . A visit is highly recommended albeit not cheap for non...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hilltopOxon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Last year we drove 5 hours each way to Masai Mara Park. It was a good trip. But, save the 10 hours on the road and go to Nairobi National Park and see many of the animals and stay in Nairobi. Arrive early or stay...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Richard T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So I visited Nairobi National Park with my well informed friend and our 2 year old kids. We did a half day safari. We did gamedrive and saw birdlife too. We saw lions. Wildbeast and giraffes. Our kids enjoyed too.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank houseofdelish
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Being in the heart of the beautiful Nairobi City,, it is within the reach to everyone within the city and similarly other visitors from elsewhere. The place is very natural, very tended to with very humble and experienced tour guides. Can't stop remember the place...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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November 30, 2018|
Response from Srikanta P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Its a tricky situation to carry the luggage and travel for a half day trip inside the city. Nairobi National Park is a big one and everyday almost 500 visitors are coming there, So difficult for them to provide a locker... More
Grace M
November 15, 2018|
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Response from Wasili Kenya S | Reviewed this property |
The game drive is the same as just in the morning,only that in the afternoon you are limited to the exit time unlike in the morning you can extendntime.Also you need a driver guide who knows the park well.
Allison T
September 25, 2018|
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Response from Srikanta P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You can visit the Animal Orphanage inside the same campus. No need to hire any vehicle. just roam around for 2 hours. for national park safari, vehicles are available. you can always check that at the counter. Further... More