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Ngong Hills

Great Rift Valley | Mageso Chember, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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Ngong Hills Hiking Tour from Nairobi
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Great Rift Valley | Mageso Chember, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

The climb to the mountain is quite tiresome thou its worth it,the air at hills is so refreshing and the scene is priceless.

Thank olung39ati
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This is an easy hike that takes about 2.5-3 hours to finish all 7 knuckles. You may be lucky enough to see buffalo along the route but they typically keep to themselves. I've climbed the Ngong Hills many times and every time we've had 2...More

1  Thank Janette W
Reviewed 20 June 2017

The beautiful weather and great views provide Ngong Hills with a awesome team buildings activities. Its also ideal for family fun weekends.

Thank mwas2
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Great hiking trip. One needs protection though. But those people are available.Furthermore you need proper hiking shoes.

Thank A3242IMmichaelv
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The drive to the hills is hectic through Ngong town but once one gets to the hills it is fantastic. the spectacular view of the massive wind turbines and The Rift Valley floor is priceless. The setting makes the place excellent for sundowners. One should...More

Thank ngethepm
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Close to the city center, this range of seven hills makes for a great day out. The hike is moderate in terms of difficulty level. The view although very beautiful remains relatively constant throughout the hike - hence may get a bit boring. But it...More

Thank Drashya
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Had a good 4 day stay on the hotel .. hotel provides all services and the staff here are very friendly.. Rooms are comfortable.. Placed at a good location almost in the middle of the city..

Thank Shriroop R
Reviewed 21 April 2017

The Ngong Hills (knuckles) lie along the Great Rift Valley, located southwest near Nairobi. The Ngong Hills, from the eastside slopes, overlook the Nairobi National Park. The peak of the Ngong Hills is at 2460 meters (8070 feet) above sea level.

1  Thank hikwam
Reviewed 14 April 2017

That was a nice excursion with friends there. We enjoyed it very much. They are building a new road to the other side of the Hill to Kibiko.

Thank József Ó
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

A drive to the Ngong hills took us around 40 minutes from Karen. It was 200 shillings each admission. (Resident rate) You have to pay by Mpesa (mobile money) the wind turbines are noisy and have ruined what was once a beautiful place. The view...More

Thank travellingzebra
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roy o
6 April 2017|
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Response from Martin M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. There weren't any charges for picnicking except the entrance fee. Also i wouldn't say there are specific spots that are for picnics, just that most people usually prefer the ridge between the 2nd and 3rd hills... More
Brittany H
4 February 2017|
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Response from Eric S | Reviewed this property |
Around 1k (1000 KES ~ $10). Whereby I've personally never used a guide to hike those hills. Won't see a reason. Unless someone feels insecure and threatened by the open and I fenced environment. ;) But seriously - big game... More
21 October 2016|
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Response from Lorenza J | Reviewed this property |
No more than 200 Kes. If you lucky they just might let you in if you pay them no attention. #truestory. just carry lose change of no more than 500 Kes.

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