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A list of selective safari activities tailored to get you the most of your safari adventure.

Nairobi: Full Day Exploration

Nairobi is home to dozens of incredible sites and this full-day tour showcases some of the best of this East African city. Follow your expert guide and small group into the stunning landscapes of Nairobi National Park, where you'll have the chance to see some of the nation's most iconic animals in the wild. You'll enjoy lunch in a local restaurant and then stop at the Karen Bixen Museum, where you'll learn about the history, culture and traditions of Kenya's diverse people. The tour ends with a visit to the Giraffe Center, where you'll have a chance to learn about the endangered Rothschild giraffe and see how major conservation efforts are being made to protect this graceful animal.

Elephant Orphanage + Giraffe Center

Learn about two of Kenya's most famous animals on this tour to the David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage and the Giraffe Centre. See the animals in a safe, contained environment focused on rehabilitation and conservation. This tour includes all entrance fees and private transportation for a hassle-free experience.

  • Visit the David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage and the Giraffe Centre in Nairobi
  • Observe baby elephants during an hour of allotted viewing time and learn about the natural and human dangers elephants face in the wild
  • Participate in a supervised feeding of the endangered Rothschild Giraffes and learn about conservation efforts

Daytrip to Lake Nakuru + Boat Ride

Lake NakuruLake Nakuru National Park is located in the Rift Valley 1750 meters above sea level, Lake Nakuru is known as an ornithological paradise by birdwatchers because the lake is world famous as the location of the greatest bird spectacle on earth which boasts any where between one and two million lesser and greater pink flamingos that feed on the abundant algae thriving in the lakes warm waters. It is one of the few parks that have been specifically established (Gazetted) for the protection of birds specifically flamingos, more than 450 species of birds have been recorded here. This 3.5hour, private guided tour from Nairobi offers ample time to explore the park, spot animals on morning and afternoon game drives, and see birds and hippos from a boat on Lake Naivasha.

Visit Kiambethu Tea Farm,Limuru

Kenyan tea is renowned around the world and the Kiambethu Tea Farm is among the country’s oldest, dating back to 1910. This private full-day tour from Nairobi includes a tour of the tea plantation, a delicious 3-course lunch, and an expert-led tea tasting. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.

  • 6-hour Kiambethu Tea Farm tour from Nairobi
  • Discover Kenya’s tea growing heritage during a tour of the Kiambethu plantation
  • Learn how to prepare the tealeaves and sample freshly brewed Kenyan tea
  • Tuck into a delicious 3-course lunch overlooking the Ngong Hills
  • Great-value tour includes lunch, hotel pickup, and round-trip transport

Hell's Gate + Naivasha Daytrip

Hell's Gate National Park is a tiny park located between Lake Naivasha and Longonot and Suswa volcanoes and it is an ideal venue for a weekend retreat far from the urban life of Nairobi. Named for the intense geothermal activity within its boundaries, the Hell's Gate National Park is a remarkable quarter of the Great Rift Valley. Spectacular scenery including the towering cliffs, water-gouged gorges, stark rock towers, scrub clad volcanoes and belching plumes of geothermal steam make it one of the most atmospheric Parks in Africa. Hell’s Gate is an ideal venue for a day trip from Nairobi-walking and biking are allowed. Animals seen here include bushbucks, dikdiks, gazelles, gnus, hartebeests, impalas, klipspringers, buffalo, zebras, baboons, and monkeys among others.

Daytrip to Maasai Ostrich Farm

Amazing opportunity to view and hand-feed dozens of ostriches, and if the weather is good, you can even take an ostrich ride! See boasting two types of ostriches, Maasai and Somali, you will not only get to tour the farm but you can also ride them too. It is fun, especially for the courageous ones. It also gives a lovely picture opportunity.

The tour of the farm takes almost half an hour depending on how inquisitive you are and what picture opportunities you will get out of your tour. It is very interesting seeing ostriches in different stages of growth and sizes.

Karen Blixen Museum

Karen Blixen Museum is located on the outskirts of Nairobi. Its history dates back to 1914, during the First World War, with the arrival of Karen Blixen from Denmark. At the foot of Ngong Hills, Karen Blixen established herself as a farmer. After her departure in 1931, the suburbs retained the commemorative home of Karen. Part of the movie ‘‘Out of Africa’’ was shot here. The Danish government donated the house and the surrounding land to Kenya after independence. The house was restored by the Danish government, and was used during the filming of "Out of Africa" which immortalized Karen Blixen's book by the same name. It is now a museum opened to the public since 1986…Welcome to Karen Blixen!

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