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Sobering experience

Slum tours are very controversial. The company I traveled with does not seek to exploit the people... read more

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Confronting but a must do

This is a walking tour through the slum area of Nairobi. 1.2 million people crammed into such a... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
cougies
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Montrose, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Slum tours are very controversial. The company I traveled with does not seek to exploit the people, they believe there is value in seeing how people live and talking with them. We met with a Nubian man who grew up in Kibera and gave us...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

This is a walking tour through the slum area of Nairobi. 1.2 million people crammed into such a small space. Learn the truth about why they live such lives and why they never lived in the houses the government built, supposedly for them. I visited...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

its now a dis-speakable informal settlement and a shanty village for the urban poor where basic human amenities are a challenge and hard find. and it seats between the affulent high end estates of Kabarak gardens, Lang"ata and Hurling am/ adams

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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We were a bit nervous about doing this but we shouldn’t of been it was one of the best things I’ve ever experienced ! You will be so humbled . The people are unbelievably friendly and everyone seemed to want to come and talk to...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2018

This place was one of the most unique and different places we have visited. I am humbled to have visited this place, where more than a million people are packed into 2.5 square kilometres and they are happy and cheerful and helpful. I definitely recommend...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2018

We just drove through to take photos. It was very fascinating! We were amazed that even though the people are given a new government housing option they choose to sublet the new housing and remain living as they do in this condition.

Thank MerrilyB5
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Yes, it is a slum. It is good for those of us who have so much to see what it is like to live with far less. I found that the people who live in Kibera have a wonderful sense of community, caring for each...More

Thank Lori B
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Our team of 10 pax had a visit to Kibera slum with our guide Steve, the tour was well organized by Tsavo cats tours and safaris. The area has got so many people. We recommend to visit the place during the day with enough security.

Thank michaelmO1515HB
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Do not treat Kibera as curiosity. This is a place where you can see how poor people live still trying to be happy, bring up children well, get good education and then trying to help those who still live there. Do not go there alone...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2018

This gave us a humbling experience. We were escorted by 3 residents of Kibera who showed us an orphanage and self help groups in Kibera

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29 September 2018|
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Response from michaelmO1515HB | Reviewed this property |
Dear good teacher, thanks for your awesome job, about the donations there is many schools that are in the remote areas and really need you donations and learning skills on how to improve their lives. Are you looking for... More
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Good to have someone on the ground for this trip, Security is needed as the first visitor. You for an agency to arrange for you the guide whom will take you for a walk. It is that easy pay the guide and the security person... More
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Darius N
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Hi yes I can it's a charity based tour called agape hope for kibera slums tours the charity I work a uk based charity works with them and collins wasonga lives there and knows a lot search for him or agape hope for kibera... More
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