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Kibera Tours

Starts at Adamsarcade, Java house, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 723 669218
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It will give you some new perspectives

We had a nice walk in Kibera. Had good guides which knew a lot of the area. We met the women in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mari H
Stockholm, Sweden
via mobile
So educational

My friend and I had a day to kill in Nairobi so we signed up for this tour. It was fun and... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
Carolyn S
via mobile
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Starts at Adamsarcade, Java house, Nairobi, Kenya
Nairobi Central Business District
+254 723 669218

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a nice walk in Kibera. Had good guides which knew a lot of the area. We met the women in the support group with HIV. We saw the factory and the shop were they used cowbones to make products. We bought some stuff...More

Thank Mari H
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

My friend and I had a day to kill in Nairobi so we signed up for this tour. It was fun and educational and affordable. We had them pick us up at our hotel and then off we went. The tour lasted exactly 2 hours...More

Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed 4 July 2017

I read about the tour online and convinced a friend to join me. The walking tour was hands down the most interesting experience during my time in Nairobi and I can't recommend it (and its helpful guides) enough.

Thank Solene V
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

There's no words to describe this tour, which we think it's without a doubt the #1 thing to do in Nairobi. Such a humbling experience and our tour guides Freddy, "Rastaman" and "Obama" were just great! They treated us like family and the tour felt...More

Thank Daly C
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Even after reading all the super positive reviews of this walking tour I still had my concerns about our security. Within the first few minutes with Freddy and Leonard my fears vanished. It was very difficult for me to imagine the living conditions in Kibera....More

Thank paul s
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

My guide, Charles, was wonderful and I never felt rushed. I had a lot of questions about life in Kibera and he answered them as a resident. I cannot see taking the tour in a group. For me that would be too intrusive, but a...More

1  Thank dvick_or
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Freddy was a great guide. He was not only born and raised in Kibera, but he still lives there. We even had an opportunity to visit his home. It was very humbling experience. The highlight for me was seeing how they recycled animal bones to...More

1  Thank lisse919
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Visiting the largest urban slum in Kenya (and 2nd in the world) cannot be reviewed like a tourist attraction. The reason for your visit must be the knowledge - we must see and visit to understand... Do not be afraid. The slums are not violent...More

Thank Iddo A
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This tour offers a look into the lives of millions of Africans that i feel most visitors close their eyes to. There is a lot of goings on in Kibera, and this is a great way to see it. The tour is a few hours...More

Thank Cameron C
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We met our two guides at Java House Cafe at the local shopping centre before commencing our 3 hour walking tour of the Kibera. Our guides were friendly and knowledge and were actually raised and live currently in Kibera. The tour stops are a number...More

Thank Andrew M
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