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Welcome to Nairobi, where the rhythm of urban life meets the soulful beats of Africa. In this 3-day itinerary, we’ve curated a mix of wildlife encounters, cultural explorations, and relaxation to ensure you get the most out of your Nairobi experience. Let’s dive in!
Start your day with a sunrise safari at Nairobi National Park. Witness lions, giraffes, and rhinos against the backdrop of the city skyline – a truly unique experience.
Head to the Carnivore Restaurant for a carnivorous feast. Indulge in a variety of grilled meats in a lively atmosphere. We also really loved Cultiva Kenya, lots of options and love that it’s a farm to table restaurant.
Visit the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust in the afternoon. Meet orphaned elephants and learn about the conservation efforts to protect these incredible creatures.
Wrap up the day with a visit to the Giraffe Centre. Get up close with giraffes, feed them, and enjoy the serene surroundings.
Explore the Karen Blixen Museum, the former home of the famous Danish author. Immerse yourself in the history and charm of the place.
Indulge in a variety of Kenyan dishes at Talisman Restaurant. The eclectic menu offers a fusion of flavors.
Visit the Maasai Market for a vibrant shopping experience. Pick up traditional Maasai crafts, jewelry, and fabrics.
Discover the arts at the Bomas of Kenya. Enjoy traditional music, dance performances, and explore the cultural diversity of Kenya.
Escape to the tranquility of Karura Forest for a refreshing nature walk or bike ride. Discover waterfalls, caves, and lush greenery. You can also head to Gatura Greens where we went for our Tea Farm experience.
Head to the Kazuri Beads Women’s Cooperative for a unique lunch experience. Support local artisans while enjoying delicious food.
Explore the Nairobi National Museum to dive deep into Kenya’s rich cultural heritage. From art to archaeology, there’s something for everyone.
End your Nairobi adventure with a relaxing evening at Ngong Hills. Take in the breathtaking views and savor the tranquility.
Where to Stay:
For a cozy stay, check out Nairobi Serena Hotel in the heart of the city. We stayed at two marriot hotels which is amazing because you can book on points. We stayed at the Sankara Hotel and the Tribe Hotel. If you prefer a boutique experience, Giraffe Manor offers a unique and luxurious retreat.
Embrace the magic of Nairobi – a city that seamlessly weaves together the wild and the urban. Let each day unfold a new chapter in your Kenyan adventure. Karibu Nairobi! (Welcome to Nairobi!) 🌍🦓🌆