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African Fund for Endangered Wildlife (Kenya) Ltd. - Giraffe Centre

#2 of 125 things to do in Nairobi Features Animals
Duma Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 8070804
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It is a place that seeks to secure our environment. Our main work is to carry out environment conserving initiatives. The care for giraffes that are endangered is one of the conservation activities that we do.
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  • Average11%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Duma Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 8070804
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Reviewed yesterday

Great place - the kids loved it. It gets crowded, but if you bide your time you'll get close to the giraffe and can feed them by hand or even kiss-feed them.

Thank FoodnFamily
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Enjoyable and for a good cause but there is Not a huge amount to see here. Got a kiss from a giraffe which is always nice! There are giraffes to feed and a small information centre where they give talks about the giraffes. There's also...More

Thank RachTheRage
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were staying at Giraffe Manor so this centre is just across the park. Visited early morning and this is recommended as it does get busy. Ideal to have further interaction with the giraffes you had fed earlier from the balcony of the manor. The...More

Thank review53
Reviewed 3 days ago

Getting close up to the giraffes and feeding them a hand full of food that the care takers provide. They have several giraffes that come right up to a upper platform and eat right out of your hand, some even put the food in their...More

Thank cherylher
Reviewed 3 days ago

Giraffe Center is a nice place to spend time with the beautiful giraffes, a nice place for kids too to enjoy by taking picture with the giraffe and also feeding it as directed by the ranger

Thank alfahmatours
Reviewed 4 days ago

Everyone enjoyed both access to the animals and the professional presentation associated. All loved the ability to feed the giraffes. Highly recommended.

Thank fossil1
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were there on a Sunday morning. The place was full of kids and adults. They were all feeding the giraffe with able guidance of the caretakers. It is a sight to watch. It is also an experience when you feed it. You can feel...More

Thank Tourlover2014
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very fun and educational. Also fairly cheap. Great for all ages. It's only like an hour of your time but very nice up close and personal time with the giraffes.

Thank Adalgisa C
Reviewed 6 days ago

I visit the Giraffe Centre every time I travel to Kenya, and think it is an excellent place for all first time visitors. Besides spending time with feeding the giraffes and interacting so closely with them, the short talk on giraffes is a good introduction...More

Thank F V
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Giraffe centre is also an excellence place to be and to have a fill of nature to the extreme. the beauty of these animals is really nice to see.

Thank johnabrahamboscok
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Becky C
24 June 2017|
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Response from Escape-overseas | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I would expect it to be open, just check with a call before hand. As for elephants in other answers given - there are none. There is however The Sheldrick Trust elephant orphanage a short distance away and the... More
Amy R
2 June 2017|
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Response from Giraffe C | Property representative |
Hello. The roads are in good conditions. However at certain times you might be delayed due to traffic jam.
Amy R
2 June 2017|
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Response from Giraffe C | Property representative |
Yes. We do have a WiFi spot. However, it is only accessible if requested for.