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Nairobi National Park

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Address: Langata Road, Nairobi, Kenya
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Noble black rhinos are the highlight of this amazing park, Kenya’s first...

Noble black rhinos are the highlight of this amazing park, Kenya’s first national park and a local treasure.

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Nairobi national park

An incredible place to see wild animals right in the middle of a busy city. This park was founded in about 1946 and while traffic swirls round and planes fly over you can... read more

Reviewed January 13, 2017
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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed January 14, 2017

If you truly want to see animals in the wild go to other parks in Kenya, specially Masai Mara region. This one is a poor option for safari. Very expensive for what you get, $42 entrance + fee for driver. You can hardly see animals.

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Byron Bay, Australia
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Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

Having a game park in the city is a great benefit if you have limited time but it's incomparable to the Mara or Mt Kenya. We saw a lot of animals and the guide tried hard to find some lions but no luck.Admittedly going in the middle of the day wasn't too smart but they still took our money,

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Pisa, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed January 13, 2017

An incredible place to see wild animals right in the middle of a busy city. This park was founded in about 1946 and while traffic swirls round and planes fly over you can experience a wild life paradise

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed January 13, 2017

If you don't mind being in the city, this is a great way to see the animals! All the animals are in their natural habitat, and it is great if you only have a quick stopover in Nairobi. Our kids thought it was great and it's easy to get in and out of.

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Cologne, Germany
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Reviewed January 11, 2017

I visited the parc after doing a Masai Mara Safari but got pleasently surprised. We drove with an own vehicle and managed to see a lot of different animals. Even two rhinos right next to the street and car, feeding lazy and not being disturbed by us. Fantastic! The roads are in the northern part okay, but get pretty rough... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviewed January 10, 2017

We saw several animals when we were there during Christmas week. We saw zebras, giraffes, water buffalo among a few. Even saw two lioness crossing the road right in front of us on their way to watch a head of zebra. It is a bit expensive for non-Kenyans but well worth it to see those animals in the wild. And... More 

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Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

So close to Nairobi, this national park is a must see for everyone visiting Nairobi for more than one day. Also, you might want to think about visiting it while going to more parks in Kenya.

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Reviewed January 8, 2017

This Park is said to be the oldest in Kenya. In several locations,the Nairobi skyline looms in the background. Many animals can be seen very often at close range. Highlights for us included black rhinos,giraffes and many types of antelopes and gazelles.

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Reviewed January 7, 2017

It was a complete waste of time and money! Some zebras and giraffes were seen from far. Access roads were not available to go near.

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Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

After arriving from the US, we were driven in the dark into the Park to our Lodge for the night. So fun to wake up on the edge of the National Park and see wild animals

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