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Elephant Orphanage and Giraffe Centre in Nairobi

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Overview
Spend the day visiting David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage to observe baby and young orphaned elephants: viewing is strictly between 11am and 12pm. Then, you'll visit the Giraffe Center to experience a supervised feeding session.

NB: On Christmas Day 25th December - David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage will be closed for Holiday, we will offer alternative
Highlights
  • Nairobi wildlife tour: Elephant Orphanage and Giraffe Centre
  • Learn about conservation efforts being made in Nairobi 
  • See elephants and giraffes in real life
  • All entrance fees included so you can walk right in
  • All transportation with hotel pickup and drop-off included
What to Expect
Begin your tour of Nairobi wildlife with pickup from your hotel. Go directly to the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust to learn about how the center rescues and rehabilitates orphaned elephants. Your guide helps you find the best viewpoint to see them play. Then, continue to the Giraffe Centre, a nonprofit organization that helps educate people about endangered animals and environmental protection. Learn about giraffes from guides and optionally feed them by hand under the supervision of trained staff. Tour concludes with drop-off at your Nairobi hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Your hotel or accommodation in Nairobi
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Duration
24h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Elephant Orphanage Entrance fee
  • Giraffe Center Entrance fee
  • Transport in a private vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks
  • DVD (available to purchase)
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 100 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived wiht great anticpation, as I ahve follow this great organisation online. A big crowd arrived, and then the wonderful baby elephants arrived! A wonderful moment for us all. There was a young school there and it was great that they were learning about the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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GraceChege, General Manager at Gracepatt Ecotours Kenya, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks a lot Helena for choosing Gracepatt among many and taking your time leaving an excellent review. We are thankful you had wonderful day out with our Team. We look forward to offering you more tours in the future.

Reviewed 27 July 2019 via mobile

I had the chance to have Patrick as my guide and driver. He was very friendly, knowledgeable and got me in first at both the Girafe Centre and the Elephant Orphanage. He showed me where to go for the best views and experience. He also...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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GraceChege, General Manager at Gracepatt Ecotours Kenya, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2019

Thank you so much AnnL1024 for giving us an opportunity to serve you and going ahead writing awesome review. We are indeed grateful you had an amazing experience with our driver guide Patrick. We look forward to meeting and serving you again in the near...More

Reviewed 13 July 2019 via mobile

We had a great morning trip to the giraffe center and David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage with our guide Stephen. He was incredibly knowledgeable and took amazing photos of us. He also helped us figure out where to stand at the elephant orphanage which was very...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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GraceChege, General Manager at Gracepatt Ecotours Kenya, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2019

Thanks a lot Mlm1027 for giving us an opportunity to serve you and taking your time writing a wonderful review. We are grateful you had a great day out with our driver guide Stephen. We look forward to meeting and serving you again in the...More

Reviewed 2 July 2019

After reading several reviews that recommended Steven, I booked this tour and requested him as well. He was WONDERFUL! I couldn't have asked for a better first day in Nairobi. Steven was very accommodating and stopped for lunch as well (which was not in the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Annie R
GraceChege, General Manager at Gracepatt Ecotours Kenya, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2019

Thanks a lot Annie for giving us chance to serve you and going ahead leaving awesome review. We are grateful you had a wonderful day out with our driver guide Steven. We look forward to meeting and serving you again in the near future.

Reviewed 27 June 2019 via mobile

I had an amazing experience today in this tour! The guide, Francis was on time to pick me up at the hotel and was a truly great person! He made sure we arrived at the best times in each park and even put me in...More

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GraceChege, General Manager at Gracepatt Ecotours Kenya, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2019

Thank you so much Sylviacalfat for giving us chance to serve you and taking your time writing a wonderful review. We are grateful you had an amazing experience with our driver guide Francis. We look forward to meeting and serving you again in the near...More

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