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Giraffe Centre

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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“feed a giraffe”(94 reviews)
It is a place that seeks to secure our environment. Our main work is to carry out environment conserving initiatives. The care for giraffes that are endangered is one of the conservation activities that we do.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Duma Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 8070804
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Reviewed today

Be sure to visit this place, especially if you are with children. You can feed the giraffe and even have a kiss! So happy to see the place like this, where caring for the endangered species and teaching people about it can be so fun!...More

Thank Joanna P
Reviewed today

Gate staff refused to open the gate for my guest who needed to leave because of bad condition, without receipt of ticket. She was standing front of gate 30min,until i called get help from office staff. Why you can't work as human? Now she is...More

Thank Jane_gfs
Reviewed today

You get to feed the giraffes. Food for giraffes is free and you can stay as long as you want. Nice gift shop, but not much else there

Thank robann52
Reviewed today

Must visit when in Nairobi! Apart from learning about Giraffes and their lifestyle, you also get to feed them - an experience I would've never imagined to have. This was the first thing we did when we hit Kenya and our start coudln't have been...More

Thank Sriram S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The giraffes were so hungry and ate lots of the pellets. Got great photos and our host helped us learn more about giraffes and the care at the facility. Another stop in the city for sure

Thank Colleen C
Reviewed yesterday

You can feed giraffes from the high floor, watching them come closer to you and lick directly your hands!

Thank S4542YGvisitor
Reviewed yesterday

Great place visit the giraffes without a big expense or hassle. 100 KSH for residents and 1,000KSH for non-residents. Not all the giraffes can be hand fed, but a few will. There is eve one that will take the food pellet from your lips. Freindly...More

Thank Todd B
Reviewed yesterday

An opportunity to feed giraffe's by hand is the highlight at this location. Beyond that, most of the giraffe's are, or at least when we were there, a fair distance away.

Thank wassaw553
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Not much info and not much to do but feed the giraffes the food pellets they give you. You can feed by hand, or put a pellet between your lips, from ground level or an elevated porch. I think 15 or 20 minutes is about...More

Thank jsthouston
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited the giraffe centre a few times during our 02 night stay at the Giraffe Manor. Even though we had plenty of personal interaction with the Giraffes at the manor, we wanted to also have a look at the same animals from a higher...More

Thank chaminda s
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13 September 2018|
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Response from JoyfulTime | Reviewed this property |
We went at the end of the day. I didn’t find it too busy. Everyone was very courteous about sharing time with the giraffes.
Jackie E
11 June 2018|
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Response from Emanpee | Reviewed this property |
One hour should be sufficient
Bernard A
13 March 2018|
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Response from JoanneLocke | Reviewed this property |
Not really. There’s the Center and adjoining Giraffe Manor for a special overnight stay