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“Get close to the giraffes”

African Fund for Endangered Wildlife (Kenya) Ltd. - Giraffe Centre
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Giraffe Center and Elephant Orphanage Tour from Nairobi
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Tour to Giraffe Center from Nairobi
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Out of Africa Experience: Giraffe Centre and Karen Blixen Museum Tour from...
Ranked #2 of 124 things to do in Nairobi
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: 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.
Heathfield, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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“Get close to the giraffes”
Reviewed December 10, 2013

Wonderful to get so close to these beautifully graceful animals. Feed them but watch out for a headbutt if you stop....stand back and let someone else take over

Visited October 2013
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Heathfield, United Kingdom
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“Feeding the giraffes”
Reviewed December 10, 2013

Everyone, children and adults, love to get close to these beautiful creatures. Enjoy feeding them - don't hold back. Don't forget your cameras

Visited October 2013
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Portland, Oregon
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“Be sure to Kiss a Giraffe!”
Reviewed December 8, 2013

Really, you can kiss a giraffe. If you put the food in your lips, they will take it from you and you get a tickly kiss. Yes, there is a little giraffe spit, but what a rare thing to tell your friends. It is a little overpriced, but we liked the lecture in the main hall.

Visited November 2013
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Farnham, United Kingdom
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“Wonderful experience”
Reviewed December 7, 2013

Loved every minute of feeding a giraffe and getting close up and personal. Even if you see giraffes in the wild, the experience of actually touching one and feeding one doesn't come close.

Visited January 2013
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“A waste of time and money”
Reviewed December 4, 2013

You are given a few minutes to feed any giraffes that happen by. This is not their main food but a kind of pellet snack. The giraffes are cute but slobbery. Most people in our family balked at feeding them. After this there is a kind of "show" with a ranger type holding up placards with info about giraffes. It was kind of boring. That's it. We were disappointed. And we love giraffes!

Visited August 2013
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