Nairobi the capital city of kenya it is also one of the largest cities in Africa. The name Nairobi is derived from the Maasai tribe one of the 43 tribes in kenya, Nairobi means cold water.
This magical city has a population of about 9 million people from all the communities in Kenya. Start from Nairobi or end their safari in Nairobi, as well as enjoy their day tours in this magnificent City .
How to get to Nairobi
Being the capital city of Kenya Nairobi has different international airlines flying to Nairobi on Daily basis. Please find below some of the regular airline flying into Nairobi
- KlM flies daily from Amsterdam to Nairobi twice a day
- Air France flies 3 times a week into Nairobi Jomokenyatta international airport
- Turkish airlines connect guests from all over the world via Istanbul to Nairobi and Mombasa
- Emirates connects the world to Nairobi
- Qatar airlines connects the world to Nairobi
- Lufthansa connects Nairobi Europe
- Kenya airways the pride of Africa connects Nairobi with the world.
These are few of the many airlines flying into Nairobi. Looking for safari from Nairobi? You can visit most of the famous Kenyan parks from Nairobi. You can choose to visit:
3 Day safaris from Nairobi by Air
Depart from Nairobi Hotel then transferred to the Wilson airstrip for approximately two hours flight to Masai Mara Game reserve. Arrive in time for lunch at your chosen accommodation. This 3 days safari visiting Maasai Mara one of the most famous park in kenya and Africa. Guest on this Flying Mara safari have a high chance of spotting the big 5 among other numerous wild animals plus numerous bird species. This safari is ideal for guest who would not like to have a long drive to the parks.
3 Day safaris from Nairobi by Road to Masai mara
This program can commence at the airport or from any city hotel as per your wish. Pick up is usually early in the morning. Brief stopover at the Great Rift Valley Viewpoint for a breath-taking panoramic view of this magnificent valley that can be seen From the Moon. Enjoy the beauty of kenya before you reach the famous Maasai Mara from the great rift valley to coffee and tea plantations. During your 3 days safari you will have a chance to enjoy the fresh air of Mara among viewing wild animals. High chances are that you will have of spotting the big five which are ( Lions Leopard Elephant rhinos and Herd of buffalos ).
5 Days safari from Nairobi to the beach
This safari commences from Nairobi hotel or Jomo Kenyatta International Airport and end at Diani/Mombasa/Watamu/Malindi Beach hotels. On this five days safari visiting Masai Mara National Reserve, Amboseli National Park and Tsavo East National Park, Guests on this Safari have high chance of spotting the Big Five that include the king of the jungle Lion, Elephants, Rhino, Leopard and “buffaloes“. At Tsavo East you will have a chance to spot the famous Known red elephants. This Safari from Nairobi ending at the coastal beach of kenya is ideal for the guest who would wish to end their holiday with a beach stay or who would wish to have some water sports such as snorking or diving. you can have a look from our Holiday package
Tours from Nairobi
Nairobi City Tour Whether after safari or at the beginning of your safari you might opt to explore the beauty of Nairobi which is not only the capital city of Kenya but also East and Central Africa economical Hub.
A guided city tour takes you to some of the most distinct attractions with a skilled and experienced guide that not only ensures your safety, but also efficiently navigates the high traffic roads, allowing you to enjoy all that Nairobi has to offer.
Your professional driver guide will drive you to Nairobi snake park where you will learn more about snakes and other. Later you will procced to Nairobi National Museum. At the museum you will see hall of kenya,
The Birds of East Africa gallery The Great Hall of Mammals And Ahmed the Elephant Fossils Brief History of Ahmed The Elephant Due to his enormous tusks Ahmed the elephant also known the a King of Marsabit was granted presidential protection by the then President of Kenya Mzee Jomo Kenyatta to protect him from poachers in 1970.The iconic elephant was later found dead in the year 1974. Ahmed can still be seen today, as an exhibit at the Kenya National Museum in Nairobi.
2. Karen Blixen Museum in Nairobi
The museum is located 10 km from Nairobi central Business District (CBD). Karen Blixen is the Author of the famous “Out of Africa” Oscar award winning film who arrived in Kenya from Denmark 1914. The museum shop offers handicrafts, posters and postcards, the famous Movie ‘Out of Africa’, books and other Kenyan wood souvenirs.
3 Giraffe center Nairobi
For those who would wish to learn more about the tallest animal om earth they can opt to visit the giraffe center which is located approximate 20 km from Nairobi city center. Giraffe center was mainly built to protect the endangered giraffe. At the giraffe center it is a home of several warthogs who normally roam around with giraffes
4 Sheldrick wildlife Tour Nairobi
Sheldrick wildlife was named after anti-poaching activist David Sheldrick whom died in 1976. Sheldrick is a rehabilitation place for the Elephants and black rhinos who have been injured or orphaned. These animals are normally returned to their natural habitant when they are fully recovered and able to survive in the wild. Visitor who would have the interest to visit the orphaned elephants must be present before 11 am and 12pm cause the orphanage is open to the Visitor for only one hour daily. You can choose to adopt an elephant by supporting the charity. For foster parents they can visit the orphanage at 1700hrs with prior arrangement.
5. Nairobi National Park Full Day Tour
Nairobi National Park Full Day Tour popular known as the world only wildlife capital Which is just a few minutes’ drive from the city. It is very possible to spend your day in the wild when you are still in the city if you opt to. Just like other famous park in kenya Nairobi national park is blessed with leopards, cheetahs, hyenas, buffaloes, giraffes, and diverse birdlife with over 400 species recorded. If lucky enough you will have a chance to spot the rare endangered black rhino to.
When staying around Nairobi you have many different restaurants and bars you can visit for your meals and drinks. The restaurants have friendly prices and mouth-watering meals
Carnivore Restaurant Nairobi
For the nyama choma (barbecued meat) lover here is your place to be. For the past a quoter century Carnivore restaurant have been iconic restaurant to many tourist a cross the globe. The hotel meat menu ranges from beef, pork, lamb, chicken and farmed game meats such as crocodile and ostrich. All the staff from chef to waiters are professionals who meet the international standard.
Tamambo Karen Blixen Nairobi
Coffee Garden This beautiful coffee garden is located near Karen Blixen Museum a perfect joint for guest who had earlier had a museum tour they can have a stop over for a cup of coffee or even lunch. The door at Tamambo are usually open from 0900hours to 1930 hours .
Diners have a choice of dining in the cozy indoor restaurant with an adjacent outdoor terrace and garden, or in a variety of function areas such as the Grand Marquee Sultan style tent, Pool Deck Restaurant( Sarova Stanly) Located on the 5th floor of the Sarova Stanley is an Oasis offering refuge against the hustle and bustle of town.
The Pool Deck is characterized by its al fresco dining concept – allowing you to relax and dine in the comfort of the open air.
EAGLE’S THE STEAKHOUSE. ( OLE-SERENI) Nairobi
Eagle’s the Steakhouse is one of Nairobi’s most exclusive restaurants, a favorite amongst locals and repeat travelers alike. Featuring aged steaks that are hand-selected for their quality and the finest fresh seafood brought in from Kenya’s coast, as well as mouth-watering vegetarian options. The Eagle’s menu is sure to delight How to book your complete holiday tour with us We can organize your complete holiday by requesting you to book your international flights.
Once you provide us with your booked flight details and let us know your exact accommodation wishes, from exclusive deluxe hideouts, premium lodges or a budget holiday we will get back to you with our suggested program and cost. Your wishes will be careful looked into to ensure your holiday moves smoothly. Through years of experience we are proud to guarantee fulfilling all your personal wishes.
How to get ready for Nairobi holiday
Once your booking has been booked and confirmed we will send a holiday preparation check list which will smoothen your preparation.. The checklist entails information from the vaccinations you need, safari clothing’s, medicine and any extras that you will be incurring during your stay in Kenya. We pride ourselves by not having hidden costs but giving all the necessary information prior to your booking confirmation.
Nairobi Local flights and Train bookings
We are open to assisting our customers with local flights booking and booking train where interested.
For guests who have already booked a safari holiday with us these extras are organized free of charge. Welcome Kenya.