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Nairobi Excursions

Nairobi Day Tours are short trips offering you the opportunity to see the City within a short time and discover Nairobi’s beauty and history. Tours include Kenya Day Tours & Excursions, Nairobi City Day Tours, Carnivore Lunch or Dinner, Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage, Walking City Tours and much more.

Nairobi City Tour

Nairobi City Tour by van offers you the opportunity to see the city within a short time and discover Nairobi beauty and history. Destinations include Central Nairobi, Shopping Areas and National Museum & Snake Park.   This tour departs from your hotel residence at 0900 Hours in the morning and returns back at noon.

Karen Blixen Museum, Giraffe Centre, Utamaduni Crats Centre and Kazuri Beads

Ø  Karen Blixen Museum is located on the outskirts of Nairobi on Karen road. Its history dates back to 1914, during the First World War, with the arrival of Karen Blixen from Denmark. The house was used during the filming of the famous movie  that immortalized Karen Blixen’s book by the same name (‘Out of Africa’). The Museum has beautifully landscaped gardens and an all-encompassing Ngong Hills View.

Ø  The Giraffe Center The tour gives a completely up close and personal interaction where guests have the opportunity to view giraffes as well as feed them .

Ø  Kazuri bead centre is a self-help women project where handmade ceramics and jewellery are produced. A visit to the workshop and craft centre will take around one hour and here you will see the various processes..  Kazuri means “small and beautiful” in Swahili and this describes each and every beautifully hand-made ceramic bead which is shaped by hand.

Ø  “Utamaduni” Means “Cultural Heritage.” Utamaduni Craft Centre encompasses the best of African Art and crafts and supports craftsmen from all over Kenya. Utamaduni Craft Centre has a good selection of goods and the prices are fixed.

 Daphne Sheldrick Animal Orphanage

It is located in a secluded area of the Nairobi National Park, where orphaned baby elephants amongst other animals are taken care of by a dedicated team of conservationists. The orphanage is run by Daphne Sheldrick, the wife of the late famous  Naturalist, David William Sheldrick who was the founder Warden of Tsavo East National Park in Kenya from its inception in 1948 to 1976. Daphne Sheldrick is open for only an hour daily for the public. You can visit between 1100 Hours and 1200 Hours every day and see the elephants being fed and playing.  At 1100 Hours, the baby animals are brought from the National Park for a mud-bath at the orphanage, where for an hour you can get close to them and sometimes touch them.

Nairobi National Park  Tour

Nairobi National Park – The 117 km2 Nairobi National Park is unique by being the only protected area in the world with a variety of animals and birds close to a capital city. As expected, the park is a principal attraction for visitors to Nairobi. Road. There is an adequate administration and viewing road network with satisfactory signage.

 Bomas of Kenya

Bomas of Kenya offers you “Kenya in a miniature”. It lets you see the wonderful diversity of cultures that make up Kenya. The term Bomas, means “homestead.”   The bomas  displayed  represent one of Kenya’s major ethnic groups, and is built to the original traditional architecture of an African home as built by the ancestors.

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