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Giraffe Centre, Elephant Orphanage, and Bomas of Kenya Day Tour from Nairobi

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Overview
A day well spent visiting Giraffe Center, David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage, Kazuri Beads and Bomas of Kenya. A memorable experience to see Rothschild giraffes from a raised observation platform, baby elephants at elephant orphanage, the most successful elephant and rhino rescue program in the world. Then enjoy a whistle-stop tour of Kenyan culture on a colorful journey through Kenyan tribes, cultures and traditions at Bomas of Kenya.
Highlights
  • Nairobi combo tour covers wildlife and cultural highlights
  • Experience Kenyan culture and wildlife without leaving the city
  • Included entrance fees mean no hidden expenses
  • Convenient pickup and drop-off at accommodations in Nairobi
What to Expect
Meet a driver at your hotel and then make the first stop of the day at the Giraffe Centre, where endangered Rothschild’s giraffes are bred and protected. Climb onto a raised observation platform to feed giraffes by hand before continuing to the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, an important conservation center with an orphanage for baby elephants and rhinos. Next, see how classic pottery beads are made at a Kazuri bead factory, following the process from beginning to end. Head to the Bomas of Kenya, which recreates traditional homes and cultures from across the country for a fascinating overview; you’ll have free time to purchase lunch in the on-site restaurant. In the afternoon, explore exhibitions at the Bomas of Kenya, catching cultural shows that range from music to dance, fashion, poetry, and more. The tour concludes with drop-off at the original departure point.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Your hotel in Nairobi
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Duration
24h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Entrance fee to Giraffe Center, Elephant Orphanage & Bomas of Kenya
  • Entry/Admission - Giraffe Centre
  • Entry/Admission - David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
  • Entry/Admission - Kazuri Beads Factory
Exclusions
  • 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
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
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 3 days ago

I had Francis as my guide.I was the only one booked onto the tour that day. He made it fun and was very friend but professional. He made me feel relexed and had lots of interesting facts. I had the best day! I would definitely...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Frankie E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Francis our driver was on time. He knew the right spot for us to have better view of everything. He was very caring and nice. The giraffe feeding was a great experience. Elephant orphanage was very enriching. Bomas show was just awesome! Highly recommended this...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank mvee2017
GraceChege, General Manager at Gracepatt Ecotours Kenya, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for giving Gracepatt an opportunity to serve you. We are really thankful you had Awesome day out with our driver guide Francis. We look forward to serving you again plus your friends in the near future

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my first day in Kenya. The close encounter with the giraffes and the visit to the elephant orphenage were mind blowing. Steven started the day with me picking me up in the hotel and driving to the Giraffe Center before the crowd arrived....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank mariannegast
GraceChege, General Manager at Gracepatt Ecotours Kenya, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much Marianne Gast for choosing Gracepatt among many to serve you. We are indeed grateful you had a wonderful day out with our guides Steven and Patrick. We look forward to meeting and serving you again in the near future. Cheers

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Giraffe Centre and Elephant Orphanage were the highlights of this activity as one had close-up contact with the animals. The Elephant Orphanage was most informative and makes one aware of how vulnerable wildlife is to poaching.More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank LynG285
GraceChege, General Manager at Gracepatt Ecotours Kenya, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks a lot LynG285 for giving Gracepatt a chance to serve you and going ahead writing your experience with us. We are delighted to read that you had an amazing experience with our team. We look forward to organizing another trip or safari for you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our day at the elephant orphanage and giraffe centre. Our guide, Patrick, was excellent and made sure we had good viewing spots. We then booked a tour to the National Park for the next day. The company were very flexible to fit...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank holly704
GraceChege, General Manager at Gracepatt Ecotours Kenya, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Holly for giving us chance to serve you and taking your time writing an excellent review. We are delighted to read that you had a fantastic day out with our driver guide Patrick. We look forward to serving you again in the near future.

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The guides are very flexible and I am sure they can accommodate you. I organized my pick up and drop off through my room accommodations.
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