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Ngong Hills

Great Rift Valley | Mageso Chember, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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Great Rift Valley | Mageso Chember, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

even with sun there is a cool breeze, a lot of view points and I think its the highest point around Nairobi. we hiked with a group of 30 people started at 9am was through by 2pm. Carry a lot of water, snacks a camera/phone...More

Thank ian n
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit on a day with good visability. Its all about the views really. Park at the bottom and walk up kind of thing. Completely safe. Ignore the guys with guns at the start telling you about needing an escort. The most dangerous...More

1  Thank Will S
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Didn't bother with an armed guard and our group was fine. Friendly people and sheep on the trails. Great for walking the dog off-leash. Super steep pitches, but worth the effort for the great views at the top of each hill. Went to the third...More

1  Thank Rick S
Reviewed 14 March 2017

A trek on this hill is a great get-away from the bustle of the city and just a place to chill, picnic and have a 360-degree view of nairobi and its environs!

Thank Mikey C
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The air is fresh the walk is great just do not forget to carry your water.The scene is wonderful remember to go in groups and enjoy.Not on a very sunny day!

Thank qudrahnizar
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Tool a drive in the area and I must say, the scenes never disappoint. The air is very cool in the early mornings and late evenings and the views are mostly clear especially during the day.

Thank Patrique M
Reviewed 19 February 2017

It was one of those treks I have enjoyed. Steep, long with a great scenery of the rift Valley, Ngong hills is one of those must go to hills while Kenya. No need to rush, take you time and enjoy every moment.

Thank Maureen A
Reviewed 19 February 2017

take your time, take lots of water, take a guide if you have to but you will not regret walking the Ngong Hills

Thank raffertybrown
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The walk was quite steep, and long so be prepared. Lovely views though. Make sue you get a guide at Ngong Hills not beforehand.

Thank Metika C
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Looking onto the Rift Valley, Ngong Hills offers a lovely environment for trekking, biking or cycling. Picnicking here is also very pleasurable and is a nice way to spend the afternoon. Please note that on entry you are asked if you would like to take...More

Thank Jeremy Holley
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roy o
Do they allow picnics? If so are there charges and where would the perfect spots be?
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
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Brittany H
How much did people pay for the guide? Just so I know what is fair/expected :)
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
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roadmapnairobi
What is the entry Charge
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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