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Nairobi National Park

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  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“city skyline”(45 reviews)
“wild animals”(140 reviews)
“safari walk”(55 reviews)
Noble black rhinos are the highlight of this amazing park, Kenya’s first national park and a local treasure.
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Langata Road, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 602121
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

We arrived early before the sun got too warm. We paid our entrance fee via credit card but further confirmation of our identity was needed. The park is well signposted and the roads were good for a park. We saw footprint evidence of a big...More

Thank Pauline989
Reviewed 25 September 2018

My husband and I arrived in Nairobi two days ahead of the rest of the family. We visited with driver/guid Kennedy from KITS and had the best time. We saw so many animals close up. The white rhino was a favorite. (We visited the Maasai...More

Thank EHStravels
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Fantastic way to be in a park that is not busy, It was a very early start but it was worth it, we saw a kill it was gruesome but its natural. A lovely park

Thank janetwelsh222
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Wake up at 5am and be there before 6. You'll be along the first few into the park, and right on time to see the Lions hunting. I've visited the park twice and even though didn't get to see Lions in action, the sights always...More

Thank Girish H
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

As you travel the wilds of east Africa, if your first stop includes Nairobi, make sure you include a quick trip to see this wonderful “urban” wild animal park. It is not the Masai Mara or the Serengeti, but there are all the animals you...More

Thank Howardrpets
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Unbelievable! A world like no other. Kenya was the best place to Safari. Friendly , welcoming people, no large metro city, another world.

Thank glovebox48067
Reviewed 23 September 2018

This National Park is situated in the middle of Nairobi city. In fact the road from the International airport to the domestic Wilson airport runs parallel to the limits of the National Park. If there is no time to visit Masai Mara which is a...More

Thank Nilma S
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Was prepared to be disappointed as this park is so close to the city. But it is huge and the game viewing was excellent. Our late afternoon game drive gave us really good close encounters with zebra, impala, giraffe, lions and rhinos amongst many others....More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

saw animals within 10 mins of entering the park. there is an animal orphanage inside which I wouldn't recommend as you get to see everything inside. it is a lot cheaper to rent a taxi at 4000 shillings for the whole day and pay your...More

Thank distoricass .
Reviewed 20 September 2018

If you don't have a lot of time in Kenya you still can see many wild animals n Safari in Nairobi National Park. Great place to visit and so conveniently close to the capital of Kenya. Definitely, I recommend visiting this park.

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Grace M
15 November 2018|
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Response from Wasili Kenya S | Reviewed this property |
The game drive is the same as just in the morning,only that in the afternoon you are limited to the exit time unlike in the morning you can extendntime.Also you need a driver guide who knows the park well.
Allison T
25 September 2018|
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Response from Srikanta P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You can visit the Animal Orphanage inside the same campus. No need to hire any vehicle. just roam around for 2 hours. for national park safari, vehicles are available. you can always check that at the counter. Further... More
6 September 2018|
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Response from Al L | Reviewed this property |
we booked via Viator, turned out as a 'private' tour for only 4 of us. driver/guide picked us us from hotel, took to Giraffe place, then Elephant orphanage and after that to the park. truck drivers use radio to communicate... More