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Nairobi National Park

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Noble black rhinos are the highlight of this amazing park, Kenya’s first national park and a local treasure.
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Langata Road, Nairobi, Kenya
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Good during for exploration. very friendly and helpful staff. It's good for both kids and adults. Want to see various wild animals, then this is the place to find them.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dobeez s
Reviewed yesterday

We hired a private driver for the day and got dropped off at the airport later in the afternoon. The park is indeed a gem in the middle of the city. we saw quite a good number of game, including a mating pair of lions...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JustMandy151
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great place to visit when in Nairobi and you dont have much time to do much else. It may be small on the map but it is very expansive. However, the railway being built on the northern end of the park may destroy this beautiful...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank realdesky
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a great visit. Worth it to hire a driver for a day as they are very informative and very experienced in finding all the animals that you want to see. Bring snacks and water and enjoy the show. They only accept credit cards...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ms-behaving
Reviewed 2 days ago

Watching wildlife within the city centre was awesome. The proximity of the park makes many people desire to tour the National Park. Well managed, the employees are super.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jmugure45
Reviewed 3 days ago

so many beautiful creatures we should. be supporting these countries that are stable to help maintain these creatures the wild. our world will be a sorrier place without them

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a great time here. Might have been better with a tour guide because the trails are confusing sometime though they were well labelled. Go very early to buy tickets. The animals disappear as it gets warmer. We were there by 530am. They open...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cindykab
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Have been to the national park zoo on several occasions. Kids really enjoy it, there’s lots of open space if you plan on chilling out on the grass. Pricing for locals or residents is very attractive.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank summayyyaa
Reviewed 4 days ago

The very first safari we did was to Nairobi National Park. It's a great half day adventure if you're looking for something to do. A lot of animals live there except for elephants. We saw so many animals up close including lions, zebras, giraffes, rhinos...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Madeline K
Reviewed 6 days ago

It's totally mind-blowing to experience "wild Africa' with lions, baboons, rhinos, zebra, gazelles and more with the skyscrapers of Nairobi on the near horizon! Plus the new railway line snaking through the eastern part of the park! Avoid the picnic site near the Athi River...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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elsamariak
30 November 2018|
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Response from Srikanta P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Its a tricky situation to carry the luggage and travel for a half day trip inside the city. Nairobi National Park is a big one and everyday almost 500 visitors are coming there, So difficult for them to provide a locker... More
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Grace M
15 November 2018|
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Response from Wasili Kenya S | Reviewed this property |
The game drive is the same as just in the morning,only that in the afternoon you are limited to the exit time unlike in the morning you can extendntime.Also you need a driver guide who knows the park well.
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Allison T
26 September 2018|
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Response from Srikanta P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You can visit the Animal Orphanage inside the same campus. No need to hire any vehicle. just roam around for 2 hours. for national park safari, vehicles are available. you can always check that at the counter. Further... More
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