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“Nice place to hang around but nothing much to do” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Nairobi Arboretum

Nairobi Arboretum
Ranked #14 of 110 things to do in Nairobi
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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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135 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
“Nice place to hang around but nothing much to do”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Nice place to hang around but nothing much to do. Its a great track to walk and play but that's it. There is nothing extra inside.

Visited June 2013
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Somerville, Massachusetts
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“So many trees!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

As a natural history lover, I appreciated the interpretive signs and the large number of identification plaques on the trees. Lots of little trails and broad paths run through the park, making it perfect for running or walking. The roads leading into it are also have sidewalks, so it's a perfect jogging destination.

Visited June 2013
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Nairobi, Kenya
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126 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
“Great escape from the city”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

It is a haven in the bustle of Nairobi and a nice place to get away from the traffic and smog. Unfortunately, you'll find trash littering the park at times and the trails can get messy during the rainy season.

Visited February 2013
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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290 reviews
109 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
“Yes its full of trees”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

If you want a walk away from the hustle and bussle then this place is for you.
You will find it full of couples (which sometimes can be very unhappy if you want to share an area) we did see a coupe of church groups holding small masses here, (if thats your thing enjoy)

Visited November 2012
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Nairobi, Kenya
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39 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Alleluya”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

Go on Sunday morning, you wil see a lot of born again sects praying under the trees, families having fun: it is a green spot in Nairobi

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