Nairobi is known as the cosmopolitan capital of Kenya that is a transit point for tourists who are heading to a safari. The Kenya capital- Nairobi has a plenty of attractions that can keep visitors or tourists engaged all day long. You can enjoy a guided Nairobi city tour or excursion to explore the top-rated attractions and have the utmost fun. As one of the African continent’s most dynamic cities, Nairobi gives every visitor a chance to experience the local style and culture.
Let us explore what one can do on a city tour or excursion in Nairobi that will enhance your magical East African gateway!
1. Enjoy Nairobi Walking or Driving Tour:
On this tour, you will get a chance to explore the streets of Nairobi and witness various historical spots and attractions like the KICC building, the Parliament buildings, the government offices and more. Your guide will drive you through the major streets that are named after few famous people such as Kenyatta Avenue, Moi Avenue and others. On a Nairobi city walking tour, you will get an opportunity to enjoy shopping souvenirs and learning about the history behind various places.
2. Visit the AFEW Giraffe Center while touring:
At the AFEW Giraffe Center, you can hand feed the rare Rothschild giraffe who wander freely on the grounds and through the lush gardens. It is believed that the AFEW (African Fund for Endangered Wildlife) was founded by Jock and Betty Leslie-Meshville to educate the young African children about wildlife conservation. For you, it will be quite interesting to hand feed the giraffe.
3. Explore the Karen Blixen Museum:
The ultimate archive for romance and adventure, the Karen Blixen Museum is famed for the Oscar-winning movie- Out of Africa, which was shot on this location. Since then, this colonial house has been turned into a museum. Visiting the Karen Blixen Museum, you will get an opportunity to experience the colonial era.
4. Go for Shopping:
A shopping trip in Nairobi on a city tour will prove to be an exciting affair that will help you to explore a number of malls located in the uptown shopping district, self-service supermarkets. Exploring the Masai market will help you purchase some beautiful handicrafts and many other things that are great for souvenirs. At this market, you will find Kenyan antique items, pieces of cloth and wood carvings at bargain prices.
5. Eat at the Carnivore Restaurant:
The Carnivore Restaurant serves an abundant range of delicious range of tender roasted meat that is grilled on a sword over coals and directly served onto your plate when ready to eat. This place will prove to be a heaven for meat lovers.
6. Witness the Wildlife at the Nairobi National Park:
At this Nairobi National Park, you will get an opportunity to view a stunning range of wildlife in the middle of a bustling city. Located 7 km away from the Nairobi’s center, this national park boasts of having four of the Big Five- lion, buffalo, rhino, and leopard as well as also have a hundred of other African mammals.
You can book a guided Nairobi city tour or excursion from BuyMore Adventures to have the utmost fun on a well planned and an arranged trip. As one of the most reputable and licensed Kenyan Safari Company, we have the knowledgeable and experienced guides who will provide a reliable assistance that will enhance your travel experience in Nairobi.