“Kenya is famous as the original safari country. Within Kenya there are over 40 national parks and wildlife reserves which have been set aside for the conservation of wildlife and natural habitat.”

NORWICK AFRICA SAFARIS

Nairobi City Tour

Nairobi City Tour-Day Tour offers you a perfect opportunity to learn about Kenyan History, Traditions and Tastes & Culture. During your tour of Nairobi, you will visit a variety of places.
Destinations include Central Nairobi, Shopping Areas and National Museum & Snake Park.

Nairobi is a city, financial capital, administrative capital, province and the capital of Kenya. The main languages spoken here are Swahili and English. There are many churches, mosques and temples where people of different faiths go to worship.

Restaurants serve almost every kind of food, from local dishes to the most exotic. Curries from India and Pakistan are very popular as is Chinese, Arabian and European cuisine.

Enjoy the Safaris from Nairobi

Nairobi City Tour by bus/ vehicle departs begins from our hotel at 0900 Hours in the morning and returns back at noon. The tour takes three hours

The city begun in 1899, and grew as a central point for the Kenya – Uganda Railway. Nairobi comes from the Masai word, “Enkare Nyrobi” meaning the “place of cool water”.

Nairobi City Tour by Bus Rates Includes:

* Professional English speaking guides
* All entry fees, service charge and taxes
* Pickup from your hotel in Nairobi and drop-off to your hotel
* Visit Nairobi city center, shopping areas, Parliament Buildings, National Museum, and Snake Park

Nairobi National Park Night Game Drives

Nairobi National Park Night Game Drives are a more exciting way to spend a night in Nairobi. Nairobi National Park is completely different in the dark. The big cats come out to hunt and you will see animals you won’t see during the day. It’s a completely different world

Lions sleep all day and hunt in the evening, most of the cats are active just before and after sunset and this is when we take our guests on night game drives. With spot light we look and listen for the animals, it’s an amazing experience. Animal behavior is quite different at night so observing the animals in the dark is a big part of any safari.

Safaris from Nairobi at Best Packages

Our night game drives in Nairobi National Park are conducted by experienced driver guides in land cruisers that are fitted with powerful lights for proper sightseeing at night.

The powerful game spotting spotlights, a game spotter or game ranger in the vehicle helps you to see animals such as Rhinos, leopards, lions, giraffes, topi, wildebeest, zebras, elands, hartebeest, night owls, hares, dik dik among many others.

Nairobi National Park Night Game Drives departs at 1900 Hours to 2200 Hours when you return back to your hotel for dinner. In case a guest wishes to stay out longer, it is our pleasure to extend the night drive.

Notes

* Children below 6 years are not permitted
* Nairobi National Park Night Game Drives lasts for not less than two hours
* Departs daily at 1900 Hours to 2200 Hours when you return back to your hotel for dinner.

Nairobi National Park Night Game Drives Rates include:

* Price per person
* Kenya Wildlife Service Night Game Ranger
* Night Game driving at Nairobi National Park
* Night Park Fee of 25 US Dollars Per Person
* Pickup from your hotel in Nairobi and drop-off to your hotel
* Park entry fees of 50 US Dollars Per Person, service charge and taxes
* Professional English speaking guides.

Giraffe Center – Nairobi Day Tour

Giraffe Center Day Tour explores the Giraffe Centre located at Langata, approximately 20 kilometers from the centre of Nairobi, Kenya. The tour gives a completely up close and personal interaction where guests have the opportunity to view giraffes as well as feed them. The centre has rescued, hand-reared and released around 500 orphaned giraffes back into the wild since opening in 1979.

Young giraffes born at the Centre were translocated to Soy Sambu Ranch near Lake Elementaita, and Kigio Conservancy near Gilgil and Sergoit ranch in Eldoret while recently they translocated some to Mwea National Game Reserve . Today the Rothschild Giraffe population in Kenya is about 300.

The African Fund for Endangered Wildlife Kenya (A.F.E.W. Kenya) also known as the Giraffe Center is a non-governmental, non-profit making organization, which was founded by Betty and Jock Leslie-Melville in 1979.

Giraffe Centre Nairobi Tour Price Includes:

* Price per person
* All Park Entry Fees, Service Charge and Taxes
* Pickup from your hotel in Nairobi and drop-off to your hotel
* Visit Giraffe Centre in Langata, Karen District Nairobi, Kenya
* Professional English speaking Driver Guide

Karen Blixen Museum, Kazuri Bead Centre & Giraffe Centre Tour

Karen Blixen Museum, Kazuri Bead Centre & Giraffe Centre Tour enables you to visit 3 great locations in one tour. All situated on the outskirts of Nairobi in the Karen District, this tour takes 5 Hours.

Karen Blixen Museum is located on the outskirts of Nairobi on Karen road. Its history dates back to 1914, during the First World War, with the arrival of Karen Blixen from Denmark. At the foot of Ngong Hills, Karen Blixen established herself as a farmer. After her departure in 1931, the suburbs retained the commemorative home of Karen.

The house was used during the filming of the famous movie that immortalized Karen Blixen’s book by the same name (‘Out of Africa’). The Museum has beautifully landscaped gardens and an all-encompassing Ngong Hills View.

The Giraffe Center is a wonderful and refreshing experience undertaken during this tour. The tour gives a completely up close and personal interaction where guests have the opportunity to view giraffes as well as feed them …….There is an impressive variety of bird’s species which can be viewed through the year.

Next stop is the Kazuri bead centre – a self-help women project where handmade ceramics and jewellery are produced. A guide will show you around where you will see the whole process from the molding of raw clay through to the glazing, decorating and threading of beads as finished products. The salesroom is attractively laid out and a beautiful place to visit.

Karen Blixen, Giraffe Centre & Kazuri Beads 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
* Visit Karen Blixen Museum, handmade ceramic jewelry making at Kazuri Bead Center and the Giraffe Center
* Professional English speaking guides.

Bomas of Kenya (“Boma” is the Swahili word for homestead)

This tour focuses mainly on Kenya’s rich culture where the 42 different tribes of the country are exhibited through dance, songs and homesteads.

The term Bomas, meaning “homestead”, are displayed on your tour; each represent one of Kenya’s major ethnic groups, and is built to the original traditional architecture of an African home as built by the ancestors. A Boma is a homestead and just a few kilometers from Nairobi, we have the Bomas of Kenya.

The tribal cultural shows start everyday from 2.30pm – 4.00pm and display tribal talent in music, dance, theatre/drama, fashion show, poetry/recitals, comedies, sports and games, exhibitions, seminars, beauty contests and body building.

The Bomas of Kenya put on displays of traditional dancers and spread over many acres, it also has a wonderful display of mud huts and traditional Kenyan homesteads. The Bomas of Kenya is the ideal place to bring energetic children as they can freely run in and out of the traditional houses & mud huts, climb up ladders and generally have a wonderfully active time.

Bomas of Kenya was initiated in 1971 after Kenya’s independence (1964) and it is run by the Kenyan Government and aims to promote Kenya’s rich cultural heritage.

In addition to the main attractions (the dancers and the traditional homesteads), there is also a large, wooden play area for young children, a small, low-key village of craft shops and other attractions. The Centre is set up for conferences and can offer cultural shows for audiences of up to 300 people.

Bomas of Kenya Day Tour Price includes:

* Price per person
* Visit to Bomas of Kenya
* Professional English speaking guides
* All entry fees, service charge and taxes
* Pickup from your hotel in Nairobi and drop-off to your hotel

Carnivore Experience (Lunch or Dinner – 2 Hours)

The Carnivore Restaurant Nairobi is an Open-Air Restaurant situated in the Langata Suburb of Nairobi close to Wilson Airport, about 5 kilometers/ 3 Miles from Nairobi centre. The Restaurant opened in September 1980 to instant success. This restaurant is a must for Meat Lovers. For one Set Price as much freshly barbecued meat as you can eat is presented to you

The Carnivore Restaurant Nairobi is a unique experience. This open-air meat specialty restaurant has become a standard stop on the safari trail. Every type of meat imaginable, including four choices of wild game, is roasted on traditional Masai swords (skewers) over a huge, visually spectacular charcoal pit that dominates the entrance of the restaurant.

Normally waiters welcome you for starters with a delicious hot soup, and then carry the meat swords around the restaurant, carving unlimited amounts of the prime meats onto sizzling, cast iron plates in front of you. A wide selection of salads, vegetable side dishes, and a variety of exotic sauces accompany the meat feast.

After this meal, dessert and coffee follow. The famous Carnivore Dawa cocktail was introduced to Kenya at the Carnivore. Dawa in Swahili means medicine or a health revival potion. The Carnivore “Dawa” is the drink chosen to hydrate, refresh and sharpen the taste buds.

Carnivore Restaurant Nairobi Day Tour Price includes:

* Price per person
* All entry fees, service charge and taxes
* Lunch or dinner at Carnivore Restaurant Nairobi
* Pick-up from your hotel in Nairobi and drop-off to your hotel
* Professional English speaking guides.