Safari Walk Day Tour | 2 Hours
Education Guided Walking Tour that offers an Eye Opener
to Kenya's Wildlife Parks and Reserves. It Offers you
an Opportunity to Learn What You expect to See Across
Safari Walk is located at the Kenya Wildlife Service
Headquarters - a big complex located on Langata Road.
Nairobi Safari Walk lies only 7 kilometers south of
the city of Nairobi and is Kenya's new conservation
based recreation facility. It is just 30 meters from
the entrance of the Nairobi National Park.)
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Safari Walk is a Kenya Wildlife Service Conservation
project seeking to inform visitors to Kenyan's wildlife
and their habitats. The Safari Walk is a splendid conservation
facility designed to enhance visitor's appreciation
of Kenya's flora and fauna.
is a showcase of Kenya's vast natural diversity. Nairobi
Safari Walk provides visitor with an experience of Kenya's
three eco-systems namely the savannahs, forests and
wetlands. Located 7 Kilometers from Nairobi city, Nairobi
Safari Walk gives visitor a clear picture of what to
look forward to in Kenyan National Parks.
can walk along the raised boardwalk, through the different
habitats and observe from close range the wonderful
variety of wildlife in each eco-system. The raised wood
walkways provide souring views out over the shimmering
stretches of savannah in the Nairobi National Park with
observation points down onto waterhole's and the wildlife
that frequent them.
through 27 acres of wilderness, Nairobi Safari Walk
offers a neatly encapsulated walking safari. The Safari
walk is open every day from 8:30 am to 15:30 pm. Animals
include: Antelopes and gazelles such as Bongo, Gazelle
(Thomson's), Gnu (White-bearded) and Impala.
ungulates and mammals include; Buffalo (Cape) and Warthog
(Common). Carnivores include; Cheetah, Hyena (Spotted),
Leopard and Lion.
Day Tour 2 Hours Prices
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Entrance Fees to the Safari Walk
Professional Guiding services by an African Spice Guide
prices above include transport from Nairobi your Nairobi
City hotel and back
tour can be combined with the tour of the Animal orphanage
located 10 meters away
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depicts three major habitats: Wetland, savannah and
forest. Armed with this information, you set off for
the walk. The entrance is a wetland which is terraced
in order to accommodate different types of plants. From
here, you move anti-clockwise into the ground level
attraction here is hoofed stock (antelope, zebra, wildebeest
etc), hyena, rhino, lion, leopard and cheetah. You get
to see the animals in their simulated natural habitats
and with strict adherence to the highest standards in
wild animal husbandry.
on, you enter a release Boma, which will be used to
hold the rhino before releasing it into the wild. The
boma in this instance becomes a hide from which spectators
will be able to look down on a rhino through the eye
holes - set at different levels and heights. When the
rhino is finally translocated, visitors will be able
to also see it from the ground level.
then enter into a tropical dry forest. The main attraction
here are the birds. You can also look out for insects
and plants. The walk through this section is really
soothing. The area is cool and benches have been provided
for those who prefer to sit and listen to the birds
singing and insects calling.
is so much to see and learn as you walk down the well
maintained paths. Here you hardly notice how time flies
away. At the end of the walk, you emerge into a “look
out” viewing section with views straight onto
a water hole in the Nairobi National Park. This viewing
point gives the visitor an opportunity to see all sorts
of game - if you are lucky.
final section of the Nairobi
is a board walk built at tree top level. From the board,
you have an aerial view of the whole facility. You also
see a leopard blind which has been cleverly constructed
at tree branch height so that there is no need for one
to look up at the animal.
animal is lounging in high branches. At first it is
scary as you notice that there is no glass in this side,
but then you relax as you discover that the distance
between the tree and the blind is too far a distance
for the leopard to jump across.
base of the blind is covered with an iron sheet and
electric fencing for added security. There are also
separate lion and cheetah blinds. Here, behind a 25
mm thick laminated glass, you sit down to view the lions
and the cheetahs at ground level - in their enclosed
doing the board walk, you also get another look into
the park itself, overlooking a dam. From here, you see
baboons scavenging for food. Their young ones clutched
on the backs or underneath their mothers.
the viewing point, you begin your uphill walk and suddenly
emerge at the starting point. You realized then that
the whole board walk actually covers one and half kilometers.
has been designed to blend in with the natural environment.
It is made of sisal and gum poles. Interestingly, even
the waste bins and light shades are built from these
materials so that nothing looks out of place.
if you are tired and would still like to capture the
breathtaking scenes, there are benches and shaded areas
where one can rest. And if you are thirsty, water fountains
are conveniently located.
don’t need to feel insecure even for a moment
while strolling in this natural habitat. Electric fencing,
moat and chain link fence have been discreetly placed
for the dual purpose of providing a good view and security.
This ensures that the animals remain in their designated
unparalleled design of the gates means that the animals
can access their sleeping areas without interference.
The whole walk takes almost two hours. The Nairobi
has been artistically constructed - zig zags, bends,
tree canopies, hills etc.
you are free to visit the Rangers Restaurant for a refreshing
drink. This joint is located at the end of the board
walk overlooking a water hole. Click
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Safari Walk located at the Kenya Wildlife Service Headquarters
on Langata Road next to the Animal Orphanage
Office Tel: + 254 718-179-967
Mobile : 0721-242-711 - Kenya