1-Day Nairobi City Tour and Short Excursions
Explore the vibrant and diverse city of Nairobi, Kenya, with Daylight Adventures & Safaris’ one-day Nairobi City Tour and Short Excursions. This immersive experience combines the natural beauty of Nairobi National Park, the charm of the Giraffe Centre, and the historical richness of the Karen Blixen Museum. Discover the city’s unique blend of wildlife, culture, and history, all in a single day.
- This does not include accommodation.
- This tour will be organized exclusively for you and won’t be shared with others.
- If availability permits, this tour can start on any day.
- Can be customized.
- Suitable for solo travelers.
- Minimum age of 1 year.
- You’ll be collected from the airport.
- Accommodation before the tour starts can be arranged for an extra cost.
Day by Day Itinerary:
Morning: Nairobi National Park
08:00 AM – Departure from your hotel
- Welcome and Briefing: Your friendly tour guide will meet you at your hotel and provide a brief overview of the day’s activities.
- Nairobi National Park: Start your day with a visit to Nairobi National Park, an extraordinary wildlife reserve located just a stone’s throw away from the city center. This park is home to a wide range of animals, including lions, giraffes, zebras, and rhinos. Enjoy a memorable safari experience as you explore the park’s diverse ecosystems, capturing breathtaking photos of the animals and the Nairobi skyline in the background.
- Picnic Breakfast: As part of the safari experience, enjoy a delightful picnic breakfast amidst the park’s natural beauty. Your guide will find a scenic spot where you can savor your meal while watching the animals roam freely.
Mid-Morning: Giraffe Centre
11:00 AM – Departure from Nairobi National Park
- Giraffe Centre: Next, we’ll head to the Giraffe Centre, a conservation center dedicated to protecting and educating visitors about the endangered Rothschild giraffe. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to feed and interact with these gentle giants from an elevated platform, creating unforgettable memories and fantastic photo opportunities.
Lunch: Own Arrangements
12:30 PM – Lunch Break
Enjoy a leisurely lunch at a local restaurant or cafe in Nairobi. Your guide can recommend some great options based on your preferences, whether you’re in the mood for traditional Kenyan cuisine or international dishes.
Afternoon: Karen Blixen Museum
02:00 PM – Departure from Giraffe Centre
- Karen Blixen Museum: Continue your journey into Kenya’s rich history with a visit to the Karen Blixen Museum. This beautifully preserved farmhouse was once the home of the famous Danish author Karen Blixen, who penned “Out of Africa.” Explore the museum’s exhibits, gardens, and artifacts, which provide insight into the colonial era of Kenya.
- Shopping Opportunity: Before concluding your tour, enjoy some shopping at the nearby Kazuri Beads Women’s Cooperative, where you can purchase unique handmade ceramic crafts and support local artisans.
Late Afternoon: Return to Your Hotel
05:00 PM – Return to your Nairobi hotel
- End of Tour: Your guide will drop you off at your hotel, bringing an end to your unforgettable Nairobi City Tour and Short Excursions.
End of tour:
- Additional accommodation can be arranged for an extra cost.
- A transfer back to the airport can be arranged for an extra cost.
- Park fees
- All activities (Unless labeled as optional)
- A professional driver/guide
- All transportation (Unless labeled as optional)
- All Taxes/VAT
- Drinking water
- International flights (From/to home)
- Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
- Tips (Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
- Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
This one-day tour showcases the best of Nairobi’s natural beauty, wildlife conservation efforts, and historical landmarks, providing you with a well-rounded and enriching experience of Kenya’s capital city. Don’t miss the chance to discover the heart of Nairobi with Daylight Adventures & Safaris.