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Giraffe Centre

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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It is a place that seeks to secure our environment. Our main work is to carry out environment conserving initiatives. The care for giraffes that are endangered is one of the conservation activities that we do.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Duma Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
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+254 20 8070804
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Reviewed yesterday

The Giraffe Centre is always high on the "must visit" list for tourists and families visiting from overseas but is also growing in popularity with local residents. Kids, and adults, love the opportunity to become face-to-face with these beautiful animals who greedily take food from...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank David R
Reviewed yesterday

the staff were so helpful and they gave me my own tour and took many pictures . let's support this effort.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nancy D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The giraffes were awesome. We got to feed them. It was such an experience seeing them that close. Kids had a great time and could not believe their eyes. Wish there was more to do after feeding the giraffes.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cindykab
Reviewed yesterday

A lovely place to visit, learn about giraffes, and to feed them. We were fortunate to stay at the Giraffe Manor right next door and took the short walk over for our first interactions with the giraffe. We were taught how to hold the food...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dottier2015
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A great place to come and get a really close to giraffes. You may feed them, and touch them, and maybe even get a kiss from one or more of them. A unique and fun experience, give it a try

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank I-go-out
Reviewed yesterday

This is such an affordable experience to get close to the giraffes and have a selfie. We were so disappointed that giraffe manor was booked out while we were in town. It wasn't until i was at the centre that i relapsed it is basically...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank webbsm
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It worths driving to the giraffe centre if you are already in Nairobi. It is a very small place where you can see and feed the giraffes, obviously touristic but okay. There is also a small section where you can read about giraffes, which is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ecemuratoglu
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This visit was included in a half-day city tour and if you are travelling with kids, it is a good option and you... as adults, can also have some fun... it is just what you see in the pics, plus a couple of handicraft stores...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank figuerasluis
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stayed at Giraffe Manor and walked across the field to the feed platform where you can feed the Giraffes. You are actually face to face with the Giraffe and you can feed them with the pellets that are provided. A guide who saw us...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Evelynne G
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited the centre during our stay at Giraffe Manor. If you can't stay at Giraffe Manor, this is the next best way to get as close as possible to giraffes and feed them. The centre also does an informative talk about giraffes which was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Madeline K
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JadeM24601
January 1, 2019|
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Response from LondonRichieK | Reviewed this property |
They accept local currency. If they do accept USD it may not be at market price and you may end up spending more. Safer to use local currency
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Neyoshi
September 13, 2018|
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Response from Giraffe C | Property representative |
Hello. The best time would be in the morning hours between 9 am and 12 midday. Then between 3pm and 5pm.
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Jackieeman
June 11, 2018|
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Response from Emanpee | Reviewed this property |
One hour should be sufficient
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