Day Tours and Excursions

Nairobi Day Tours and Excursions

For those who have little time available but want to capture the best in Kenya, those who love freedom but want to rely on punctual and timely assistance, our highly qualified experts are at your disposal with plenty of tips and exhaustive information, so that;

  • We can define a plan and personalize it in every respect,
  • We allow you to enjoy an experience you will never forget.

We have provided tailor-made tours all over Nairobi city and extended day trips to its environs for the last 15 years, specially designed for private families and small groups.

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Some of the Excursions we offer are;

  • Full day guided tour of Nairobi National Park from Nairobi.
  • Full day excursions including guided tour of Nairobi National Park, David Sheldrick’s elephant orphanage and Giraffe Centre.
  • Full day tour of Giraffe center, Elephant orphanage, Karen Blixen museum and Kazuri beads factory.
  • Half day David Sheldrick’s elephant orphanage
  • Half Day tour of Nairobi National Park- (morning or afternoon) from Nairobi.
  • Half-Day Karen Blixen museum and giraffe center tour from Nairobi.
  • Half Day behind the scenes guided tours- National Museums of Kenya.

Nairobi National Park /Giraffe Center and David Sheldrick’s Elephant Orphanage = $. 225

This is a great tour for those having some extra time to enjoy a full day around Nairobi best Parks. Your first stop will be at the Giraffe center, the elephant orphanage before heading to the Nairobi National Park where except for the elephants, all big five animals, rhinos, buffalos, lions, cheetah and leopard can be found. The tour offers close encounter with wildlife. To ensure the best experience, our flexible guides who will pick you from the hotel and stay with you for the rest of the day are members of the Kenya professional safari guides association KPSGA.

Nairobi National Park HALF DAY = 152$

This tour taking approximately 4 hours offers highlight choice of morning or afternoon game viewing with pick up and drop offs at the hotel or airport. The park is conveniently situated almost on the doorstep of the capital and close to the airport. The park is one of the best places in Kenya to spot rhinos, and allows you an opportunity to get up close with lions, leopards, wildebeest, zebras, giraffes. Other attractions include the ivory burning site monument, and walking trails at hippo pools. After the game viewing drive, you will be dropped back to your hotel.

Amboseli 2 Days= 450$

This trip is convenient for a small-group with limited time in Kenya and a spirit of adventure. The roads leading to the park are much better, offering roughly three and a half hours drive for early midday arrival which coincides with elephant’s movement into the swamps. Amboseli is known for large elephant herds and for superb Mount Kilimanjaro views. There are ranges of accommodation within and outside the park from self-catering exclusive bandas, to high end lodges.

Shopping

Shopping can be a lot of fun in Kenya, and in most shops, bargaining is a must, mostly as a game and a form of entertainment. Of interest are the City Market, the moving Maasai Market and the little shops by the roadsides.
If you are not the haggling type, there are other places with fixed prices that offer the advantage of use of credit cards and shipping your stuff for you. There are many curio shops in the towns, modern shopping Malls, markets and well-stocked supermarkets and shops for your every need. Shopping trips can be included in the other city tour activities depending on one’s available time. We can also arrange special pick up and drop offs from your hotel to the recommended shopping places.

Ol-Pejeta Conservancy- 295$

To truly understand the struggles of conservation and witness international collaboration at its best, then visit Visit East Africa’s largest black rhino reserve and a Chimpane sanctuary at Ol-Pejeta. On a full-day tour from Nairobi, you can watch for wildlife on morning and afternoon game drives. Ol-Pejeta Conservancy is also home to three of the world’s only remaining Northern white rhino.

A day visit presents an opportunity to see the Northern white rhino, black rhino and the southern white rhino. Big game like lion, elephant Cheetah, giraffes, buffalos and Wild dogs can also be seen here. You will also visit the chimpanzee sanctuary.

This full-day Ol- Pejeta wildlife tour includes pickup and drop-off in Nairobi, game drives, and entrance fees at Ol- Pejeta Conservancy. Get an early morning start with a 6 am pick up at your accommodation in Nairobi and head north. Its roughly 2.5 to 3 hours’ drive to Nanyuki town, and another 20 minutes to the conservancy. Game viewing starts immediately on entry at the conservancy and goes on until Lunch break.

Lunch will be taken at the Sweet waters Serena Camp. Please note lunch is not included in the tour cost. A five course, buffet meal here costs $25.There is a very productive waterhole in front of the dining area to watch game coming for a drink. Afternoon game drive starts at 2pm for another two hours, then travel back to Nairobi with a drop off at your hotel or the airport at roughly 7pm.

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

Naivasha Day Trip - $140

Lake Naivasha day tour from Nairobi visits the original home of Joy Adamson of Born Free – Elsamere and Crescent Island Game Conservancy for a walking safari. Enjoy a sumptuous lunch at one of the Lodges located on the shores of Lake Naivasha

Highlights: Close encounter with wildlife. Enjoy a day away from the city, excellent value for money. Get up-close to native wildlife, Ideal choice for families. Lunch included in the price.

What You Can Expect; Full day trip safari from Nairobi takes you to Lake Naivasha the second largest freshwater lake in Kenya which is approximately 100 Kilometers from Nairobi and a 2 hour drive away. Lake Naivasha is located north west of Nairobi, outside the town of Naivasha. It is part of the Great Rift Valley. Lake Naivasha full day trip safari departs Nairobi after breakfast and the journey takes you northwest of the city of Nairobi to the Great Rift Valley Floor. Along the way you make a special stop at a viewpoint to enjoy views of the Great Rift Valley Escarpment. Once in Lake Naivasha we proceed to Elsamere Lodge; the original home of Joy Adams of Born Free fame for high tea. Elsamere lodge or Camp is a haven for lovers of nature, set in Acacia forest on the banks of Lake Naivasha in Kenya’s Rift Valley. It is the former home of the late Joy Adamson who, together with her husband George Adamson, became world famous for their pioneering conservation work and relationship with the lioness Elsa, as told in her bestselling book and subsequent film, ‘Born Free’ and she did much of her writing at Elsamere up until her murder in 1980.

After the visit we proceed for lunch at one of the lodges located on the shores of Lake Naivasha. Early afternoon we take a boat ride on Lake Naivasha. This is a beautiful freshwater lake, fringed by thick papyrus is almost 13 km’s across, but its waters are shallow with an average depth of five metres. The waters of the lake draw a great range of game to these shores. Giraffes wander among the acacia, Buffalo wallow in the swamps and Colobus monkeys call from the treetops while the Lakes large hippo populations sleep the day out in the shallows. Our next discovery takes us to Crescent Island Conservancy. The terrain is flat, making it easy for walkers of all abilities to enjoy themselves. There is a lot of easy to see game e.g. giraffes, waterbucks, elands, wildebeests, zebras and impalas. It is also a heaven for birds with +200 species recorded. The lake has a lot of hippos, which you can easily spot from the island. Among the resident birds are fish eagles, ospreys, lily-trotters, black crakes and a variety of herons. Hippos also live in the lake. A number of mammals can be seen grazing in the surrounding lake environs, such as zebra, impala, buffalo, giraffe, Kongoni and, at night, hippos. We return back to Nairobi in the evening.

Elephant Orphanage Tour From Nairobi – 65$

This trip is popular with all ages, but more family friendly especially with kids. Depending on your hotel location it can take 30 minutes to an hour to drive to the orphanage. The visit takes place during feeding time which is strictly between 11am and 12pm. As you watch the elephants feed and play, learn the stories about each of the rescued orphans from the orphanage staff and see firsthand how the care takers interact with them. This tour offers a perfect glimpse to the challenges of human wildlife conflict in Kenya. It also offers an opportunity to adopt orphaned baby elephants at the end of the show. Your tour will conclude with drop-off back at your hotel.

Masai Mara Camping 3 days - 390$

This safari provides the most cost effective way to view wildlife in the Masai Mara in a reasonable number of days for an amazing price! You are briefed on your pick up time once you confirm where you are staying in the city. Depart from Nairobi and drive through the Rift Valley on to Masai Mara arriving at the camp in the mid to late afternoon. Head out for Nairobi with lunch en route, arriving about 16:00hrs where you can be dropped off at your hotel or Nairobi accommodation.