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David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust and Giraffe Center from Nairobi

  • Nairobi wildlife tour: David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust and Giraffe Centre
  • Plus, visit the Kazuri Beads Factory
  • Choose where to end your tour: at your hotel or other top sites
David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage and Giraffe Center Full-Day Tour from Nairobi
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David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage and Giraffe Center Full-Day Tour from Nairobi
A tour to see the elephants at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust and the namesake animals at the Giraffe Centre are included on this tour from Nairobi that showcases Kenyan wildlife within city bounds. Flexible transportation makes this tour extra appealing, though. Choose to be dropped off at other top Nairobi attractions at no extra cost to continue your tour on your own, or go back to your hotel.
What to Expect
After pickup from your Nairobi lodging, head to the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, a special organization that rehabilitates young orphaned elephants. Learn the stories behind how the elephants got there and how they will be cared for and released.

Then, continue to the Giraffe Centre, a nonprofit organization focused on environmental education. Learn about giraffes and see them in real life.

Finally, visit the Kazuri Beads Factory to learn how the popular beads are made from start to finish and how the organization supports single mothers in the community.

If you want to, you can ask your driver to drop you off at lunch or the Karen Blixen Museum at no extra cost, or ask to go to go to the Bomas of Kenya for an additional fee. Or, just get dropped off back at your Nairobi hotel.
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1 - 5 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Must do in Nairobi

The driver was extremely professional and informative. We really had a great time and enjoyed every single moment. Thanks a lot

Thank Mashael A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tour of Giraffe Centre & David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage

Fantastic tour day! My colleague and I had an off day during our trip overseas to our HQ office in Nairobi. So we booked this day online, and Paul was our tour guide. He was great! It was a very relaxed tour, as much time...More

Thank Laurie C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Fantastic experience with a great guide

My tourguide Victor was fantastic. He picked me up on time and gave me a quick city tour before heading to the elephant orphanage and giraffe centre. At the orphanage he showed me where to stand in order to get close up with the elephants....More

Thank Road482246
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
An Absolute Must-Do!

My tour of the David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage and the Giraffe Center was fantastic! What an opportunity it was to see baby elephants and to feed giraffes! We had a pleasant lunch at the Mamba Village (where you have the opportunity to visit the crocodile...More

Thank Aaron A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Very nice service

Paul picked me up at my hotel and we went straight for the Giraffe Center, which was a great decision, because it wasn't that crowed then. Afterwards we went for the Elephant Orphanage and Paul found a way to get around all those waiting people...More

1  Thank Rebekka P
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1 September 2018|
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Response from Ong F | Reviewed this property |
If this is a private tour (which i think makes sense if it is your family), then you choose how long to spend at each place and if you want to go to the bead factory. We did only elephant and giraffes and were done just... More