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Nairobi National Park

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Open Now: 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“city skyline”(44 reviews)
“wild animals”(138 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 June 30, 2013

When I first visited Nairobi in eary 1990, it was almost a given that zebra and giraffe would be there to welcome us on the drive back to the city from JKIA. Today its very rare, but not impossible, to spot giraffe on the road...More

3  Thank VikInd
Reviewed June 30, 2013

June 9th 2013, was one of the most memorable days of our lives. As kids, then adults and now grown ups, we have been always fascinated with the beautiful videos on NGC and Discovery channel that showed animals hunting in the wild. On our last...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed June 28, 2013

Better array than Shaba , perhaps because area is less large. Certainly large enough. Need a guide with a van who will help point stuff out.

Thank Harris C
Reviewed June 28, 2013

First time experience at a Wildlife park which is very close to the city of Nairobi. A very expansive place with the welcome dance by the Massai. It was a very cold morning and we drove through the park seeing the Rhino, Zebra, Anteloppe and...More

Thank TundeO
Reviewed June 26, 2013

We had organized a private driver who fetched us from the place we were staying and arrived early at the park gates. Within minutes of driving through the gates, we had seen animals. They have the big five here, we only managed to see Lion,...More

Thank Sandi C
Reviewed June 23, 2013

Minutes from the center of Nairobi, this National Park provides easy access to amazing wildlife. Emerging from the forested area out onto the open plain with the morning mist hanging just over the ground is a beautiful sight, and it only gets better. Our driver...More

Thank MLBawn
Reviewed June 18, 2013

I went in the morning with friends. We managed to join a lone tourist in a big safari car (the KWS 4x4 driver was not there yet at 7:30--call ahead if you want to use their car). We had to leave by 10am, and still...More

Thank Ariel Z
Reviewed June 18, 2013

Very interesting safari was able to see wildlife, the game drives were great, and the guides were very well conversant with the trails.

Thank Susan A
Reviewed June 17, 2013

If you are short for time, but still want to experience a safari, this is the best option. Give yourself a half day to enjoy the experience and see most of the animals.

1  Thank Edmund A
Reviewed June 16, 2013

the cost was high for foreigners compared to locals and the lines were endless with slow service. it was crowded and did not see all animas as listed.

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Allison T
September 25, 2018|
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Response from kenhart | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can arrive. However I booked through the hotel
September 6, 2018|
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Response from Al L | Reviewed this property |
we booked via Viator, turned out as a 'private' tour for only 4 of us. driver/guide picked us us from hotel, took to Giraffe place, then Elephant orphanage and after that to the park. truck drivers use radio to communicate... More
Chiara R
August 4, 2018|
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Response from Wasili Kenya S | Reviewed this property |
Hi there,national park game drive in a tour van with pop up roof will cost you 329 dollars..this includes services of an english speakong guide,game drive in a tour van with pop up roof,fuel,driver and car entry fees and all... More