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Nairobi National Park

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“wild animals”(157 reviews)
“safari walk”(57 reviews)
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
+254 20 602121
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Reviewed yesterday

it is nice but even with 4*4 some roads are a challenge ;p but verry nice for a day trip. lots to see

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank krkris989
Reviewed yesterday

We visited Nairobi NP after our 3day trip to Masai Mara. After seeing the vast track of land with lots of animals around in Masai, you would be a little disappointed with Nairobi NP. We were lucky though to see rhinos here as we were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kristinejoanim
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful park. Saw lions, hippos, hyrax, giraffe, rhino, gazelles, zebra, and much more! Travel Beyond thought to send us here upon arrival in Kenya! Great first stop! #travelbeyondinc #travelbeyond

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank polrun
Reviewed 2 days ago

Nairobi National park is literally within sight of the city - and it's teeming with wildlife. Herds of herbivores, flocks of birds, and quite a few lions make the visit worthwhile. Sadly the government felt the need to build a railorad smack in the middle...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Federico D
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is the only known national park in the city in the world. In this beautiful park in the city, you will be able to see giraffes, zebras, lions, antelopes, baboons among other animals. It is located just a few kilometers from the city and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mfalme123
Reviewed 4 days ago

Yes, and a fantastic example to the world of the importance in protecting that which is most important - our wildlife ecosystems. even if you only have half a day in Nairobi, spend it in the park. Hire Isaac as your guide from Southern Cross...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank everlate
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you are in Kenya on business and have no time for a safari you can spare 3hrs and do an early morning in the Nairobi National park. You will be lucky to catch all the wild animals especially the Big five apart from the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank esthernn
Reviewed 4 days ago

My son and I spend a day with a guide here and had a wonderful time. Lots of wildlife and very convenient if you are staying in Nairobi and don't have time to spend a few days in the bush.

Date of experience: March 2018
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Took a provit tour for half day; very handy worth while visit to see Lions Zebra and natrually habited animals Only complain i have is that all driving is on the unpaved road for 2-3 hours.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Drmaing
Reviewed 6 days ago

The park within a city is a great place for quick safari. The roads are well maintained and the size of the park means that if you come early you can virtually cover all of it including those paths that lead to nowhere that we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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30 November 2018|
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
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.
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