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Nairobi National Park

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Closes in 5 min: 06:00 - 19:00
Open today: 06:00 - 19:00
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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 yesterday via mobile

It is such a pleasure to have a National park only at barely 5 km from home. Our Sundays are better when we decide to wake up very early and make a day safari. Lots of animals and specially some of the most beautiful birds...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Spent several days at Nairobi National Park and enjoyed it immensely. We saw amazing animals and even had a Cheetah sit on the road a few meters in front of our vehicle. What a treat!

Thank Leona649
Reviewed yesterday

Nature I saw there only the concrete world is what I hate and nature of Nairobi National Park let me support in my thinking. really superb experience to see nature. I will visit again and again there.

Thank karanbhallapmo3
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Literally just a half hour drive from downtown Nairobi this is a wonderful park to visit for about 6 hours or so..you can see Lion and plenty of Giraffe and rhino as well.

Thank Briandeka73
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited the park and spotted 3 of the big 5 of Africa namely Lion, Rhino and Buffalo. Wasnt expecting to see a lion but was fortunate to see the king of the jungle although we reached inside at 8am. Must see place when in Nairobi...More

Thank amit9593
Reviewed 5 days ago

Loved getting to see animals in the wild. They had many animals out. Get there early. That seems to be the best time to see them before the heat of the day hits and they all nap or go in the shade.

Thank Ariana G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If people don't have time to go the main game parks this is a great opportunity to experience safari. Keep 5 hours total starting from hotel and returning back and you will be able to see most of the park. Should leave around 5 45...More

Thank Aameir A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Somewhat disappointed, did not see many animals. The adjoining elephant orphanage center and the giraffe center were very enjoyable

Thank hernando34607
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was worth going here we went early morning so the animals were active and weather was so gloomy we saw all big 5. It’s better to go early and you will enjoy a lot. In just 15 min of our drive we saw Lioness...More

Thank 643amruthr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This park is located near the airport in Nairobi. This will just give you a basic feel of the great safaris that you will do later in other bigger game parks. Fee to enter for foreigners is around 43USD. You drive in and you will...More

Thank sainbasha
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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