Itinerary type: Excursions
Founded at the turn of the century, Nairobi has grown from small railroad town to a large cosmopolitan city with a population approaching two million. Much is to be seen around the capital.
AOAS 01: Nairobi City Tour (3 hours). On this tour we take you around our modern and Cosmopolitan City, we will visit the National Museum, which exhibits fossils, a variety of stuffed birds and animal species, after experiencing the diverse Kenyan Culture we visit the adjacent Snake Park which displays a variety of snakes. You will also see Nairobi’s Historical buildings. We will end this tour with shopping for souvenirs and various Artifacts at our local market.
AOAS 02: Bomas of Kenya (3 hours). This tour boasts of lifestyles of various ethnic groups. It also provides an insight into the rich diversity of cultures of the people of Kenya. You will see traditional dances, villages and African crafts displays at the Boma “homestead”.
AOAS 03: Karen Blixen Museum & Giraffe Centre (4 hours)
This tour provides an opportunity to visit the home of Baroness Karen Blixen, which is located on the outskirts of Nairobi. Although the house featured in the film “out of Africa” has been restored much of the original furniture to this day remains on display. Thereafter a short drive will take you to the Giraffe Centre, you can enjoy feeding the giraffe gamily with horse pellets, which they do not seem to get enough of………
AOAS 04: Nairobi National Park (4 hours)
This tour is unique due to the fact that being so close to a major City you can enjoy a game drive in the open grass-plains in search of a variety of animals and birds. You will search for lion, leopard, hyena, giraffe, and grants gazelle among others……
AOAS 05: Nairobi National Park, Lunch at Carnivore Restaurant, Karen Blixen Museum & Giraffe Centre (Full Day). A combination which covers the modern Cosmopolitan City, history, wildlife culture and colonial legacy with an addition of lunch at the famous Carnivore Restaurant renowned for barbeque Game meat.
AOAS 06: The Carnivore Experience (3 hours)
Enjoy lunch or dinner at this famous restaurant where meat lovers can savor a variety of barbeque game meat.
AOAS 07: Lake Nakuru National Park(Full Day)
0630hrs, Pick-up from Holiday Inn and depart descending into the Great Rift Valley floor to Lake Nakuru National Park. Lunch at a Lodge in the park. Early afternoon game drive within the park and around the shores of the Lake. World famous as a bird sanctuary, the park is home to numerous bird species besides the world known lesser and greater flamingos.
Be on the look out for the big game as well, including the black rhino, lion, common and defassa waterbucks, rothschild giraffe and even the leopard.Late afternoon depart and drive back to Nairobi arriving in the early evening hours.