Tea Farm Day Trip/ Tour From Nairobi
Tasting Tour of Kiambethu Tea Farm Day Tour includes
4 Course Farm-Style Lunch Inclusive of Drinks and an
Optional Guided Walk through Indigenous Forest in Limuru,
Tigoni | Kenya
Tea Farm is just 40 Minutes from the heart of Nairobi
in Limuru and provides a tranquil insight in the life
of a settler farm. A visit or a stay at Kiambethu Tea
Farm makes a memorable time and it includes delicious
meals, a visit to the indigenous forest, insights to
the making and growing of tea provided by the hosts)
Tea Farm Day Tour in Limuru (Tour
Duration: Half Day)
Tea Farm Day
Tour (1100 Hours to 1500 Hours)
your arrival at the Kiambethu Tea Estate,
you will be guests for lunch and afternoon tea. The
Kiambethu Estate is located at an altitude of 7000 feet
above sea level, in a truly magnificent garden with
views of the spectacular Mount Kilimanjaro and the Ngong
hills and has lush acres of tea plantations that seem
to vanish in the horizon.
English families, Mitchell & McDonnell in the early
1900's, built the Estate. These families are said to
be the first to have ventured into the tea business.
You will also have a lecture on the area and about the
production of tea. In the afternoon, a walk through
the tea plantations and forests will display the conditions
needed for the growth of tea.
lecture on growth of tea is a good learning experience.
For instance, you will see tea pickers on the farm plucking
the top two leaves and bud from each plantation. Tea
needs good rainfall, which is plenty in the region so
tea is picked all year round.
the tea is picked, they are sent to the factories to
be processed and sold to local and export markets. Kenya
is the third largest producer of tea after Sri Lanka
and India. Return to the city arriving at 5.30pm.
Tea Farm Day Tour from Nairobi Prices
Include: Lunch at Kiambethu Estate
from your hotel in Nairobi and drop-off to your hotel
Price Per Person
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Tea Farm Day tours depart daily from Nairobi
Overnight visit at the Kiambethu Farm cottages is available
Farm Day Tour Price includes:
Price per person
* All entry fees, service charge and taxes
* Pickup from your hotel in Nairobi and drop-off to
your hotel or residence
* Visit to Kiambethu Estate for a local history lecture
and a walk in the forest and tea plantations
* Professional English speaking guides. All are experts
in African wildlife, culture and tour guiding
Day Tour does not include:
Personal expenses such as, drinks, telephone calls etc
* Visas, international airfares and airport taxes; meals,
sightseeing not included in the package
* Tips or gratuity for your Driver Guide, Drinks; Travelers
insurance; Laundry, Communication charges
* Transfers to/ from the airport (supplement airport
transfer cost applies for tours starting from the airport)
Mode of Payment
Tea Farm is one of Kenya's oldest tea farms.
It's a family run business run by Marcus and Fiona Mitchell
and it is here where you get to enjoy a 'tea luncheon'
Tea Farm, the family home of one of the earliest tea
growers in Kenya, is situated 30 Km away from Nairobi.
The farm dates back to 1910 and the present house set
amidst colorful gardens, has been home to four generations.
Kiambethu the guests are given an insight into the tea
making process followed by an opportunity to see tea
in the field.
by the resident Kenyan guide, guests can also take a
short walk into the small indigenous forest and learn
about the plants and how they were used traditionally,
watch the Colobus monkeys and birds who are resident
in the gardens or just enjoy the sweeping views across
the tea fields to the Ngong Hills.
& Reservations for Kiambethu Tea Farm Day Tour located
just 40 Minutes from the heart of Nairobi in Limuru
Office Tel: +
254 - (0) - 721-242-711