FULL DAY NAIROBI EXCURSION SUMMARY
Full day Nairobi excursion is a day trip offering you the opportunity to see the city within a short time and discover Nairobi’s beauty and wildlife. Discover Nairobi on a private Nairobi tour, get intimate insights into Africa from your personal guide. This tour takes you to the Giraffe Center, Elephant Orphanage, and Nairobi National Park in one day for chances to see animals such as endangered Rothschild Giraffes, lions, wildebeest, rhinos, and more in their natural environment.
The safari will last for a full day.
You will be picked and dropped back at your hotel. Safari vehicle type can either be 4×4 land cruiser or a safari minivan. This will depend with the travelers budget.
TRIP DETAILED INFORMATION
After a pick up from your hotel or residency in Nairobi in the morning, the tour begins with a visit to the giraffe center. You’ll get an opportunity to come into close contact with the world’s tallest species, the giraffes. You’ll also learn about the specific Rothschild giraffe found here and learn why they are endangered. You will also learn their behaviors, traits and more conservation education. To cap the visit, you get the chance to feed them under the supervision of a trained staff member.
Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
After Giraffe Centre, you’ll head to the elephant orphanage which is only open for a short period each day (from 11:00am to 12:00 noon). Best known for their work to protect elephants, the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (SWT) operates the most successful orphan elephant rescue and rehabilitation program in the world. Here you will learn more about the baby elephants and what led them to be orphans. You will get more information on raising them and the efforts being made to re-introduce them back to the wild.
Nairobi National Park
Later you will have about an hour for lunch (own expense), then you will visit the Nairobi National park for a 3-4 hours afternoon game drive. Your guide will be aiming to show you as much variety of animals as possible. If you’re lucky, you may spot the rhinos and lions getting ready for the evening. At around 5pm, you will depart the park and be dropped back to your hotel or residency in Nairobi.