Explore the Wild in Nairobi, KenyaPosted By Armaan Ali on June 24, 2014 at 11:20pm | Africa, Blog, Kenya
Kenya’s capital city of Nairobi is the must visit for the all those who wish to indulge in what I totally unique to this beautiful country.The whole family can celebrate and cherish their time together in the midst of diversified landscapes, shopping, delectable cuisine, and the heritage and culture which gives a unique character to the city.
The whole family can celebrate and cherish their time together in the midst of diversified landscapes, shopping, delectable cuisine, and the heritage and culture which lives a unique character to the city. The most spectacular of all-the world famous Nairobi National Park gives you an opportunity to see the enormity of wilderness with Zebra, Wild beast, buffalo, Giraffe, Rhino, Cheetah and more. Modern Nairobi is still the safari capital of the Africa.
The city has not lost its sheen since its origin in the last century, and is a place characterized by its local community which highlights the unique culture of Kenya. Nairobi is home to an excellent museum and the historical house of Karen Blixen, author of ‘Out of Africa’. The only city in the world to have a national park just outside the city, 113 sq kms of plains, cliffs and forest is Nairobi National Park. The park is home to large herds of Zebra, Wildbeest, Buffalo, Giraffe and more. Rhino, Cheetah and a large number of lions are all found here, living wild within 20 minutes of the centre of town.
Further out of town, the spectacular 27 meter deep ‘Fourteen Falls’ waterfalls at Thika are perfect for a scenic day trip. Nearby Ol Donyo Sabuk Nation Park, is centered around an imposing 2,146 meter mountain. If you are adventurous, take an hour’s drive from town and you will fine white water rafting on the beautiful Tana River.
From the wildlife to the vibrant nightlife, this is a city unlike any other. With a fantastic music scene, excellent international restaurants, casinos and an endless and colorful array of shops and markets, there is plenty on offer for the visitor.
What to see in Nairobi
Nairobi National Park
David Sheldrick Animal Trust-Elephant Orphanage
Karen Blixen Museum
Nairobi City Park
The National Archives of Kenya
Kenya is very well connected with India. Kenya Airways has daily direct flight from Mumbai to the capital. Beside Kenya Airways most of the Gulf carriers like Emirates, Air Arabia, Qatar Airways connected Kenya with various part of India. The main airport is Jomo Kenyatta International, located 15kms out of the centre of town.
The Grand Regency Hotel, Norfolk Hotel, Hilton Hotel , Hotel Kipepo, Hillpark Hotel and Sarova Stanley Hotel these some hotels which are near to the heart of the city.
you can also book your hotels from the link below