Cities of East Africa: Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi is the capital city of Kenya. The largest and most populous city in East Africa, with a current estimated population of about 4.5 million, Nairobi started life as a railways depot in 1899. Today, the city skyline is dominated by modern high rise buildings and is a tourism and trade hub. Nairobi is now one of the most prominent cities in Africa politically and financially. A vibrant city with a mix of races and cultures, providing the visitor with several sightseeing options such as museums, a national park, golf courses, resorts and posh night clubs. The Green City in the sun is one of the leading cities in Africa. What to do depends highly on how much time you have. Take a look at below options and remember we are here to handcraft your experience so it suites you.Tell us your taste and we’ll do the rest.


Exciting Nairobi

You can have a fulfilling day – start with a visit of a museum, the Giraffe Centre, Daphne Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage, or spend a morning game drive viewing in the Nairobi National Park. Lunch break and spend the afternoon shopping at our 5 Star shopping malls. Wind down the day with drinks and dinner at Nyama mama or 45 Degrees or Brew bistro to name a few. Nairobi’s culinary scene is now comparable to soho, Dubai and Jo’burg.


 Fun and Flair

So let’s Enjoy More – we’ve done some sights – now how about an adrenalin pump… an ice-skating round or GP Karting or a jog and work out at our forest gym in Karura forest- It’s in the City. And remember to add some color with a visit of our famous rotating open air Masai Market – where bargaining and winning is all part of the experience. And yes, I would squeeze time to get pampered at one of our many Day Spa’s Et voila! You are all refreshed to fly back home.



Oh yes, a day is not enough. In the environs of the expansive city, under 2 hours drive, we can add more zest to your visit! Some fun activities to bond with your family or friends – choose from Zip lining, white water rafting, mountain biking, archery, hike around Ngong hills and along the way enjoy some local Cuisine at scenic sports.


NBO and Refreshing Great Rift Valley

A 2 hours’ drive from the city will take you to the Great rift valley and its Famous Lakes of Naivasha & Nakuru; crisp fresh air, jaw-dropping landscapes, boat rides, bike treks, game drives, geo-thermal  spa, nature walk in our own “garden of Eden’, and shop for hand woven knits and home grown cheese along the way. You can choose to spend a night or just enjoy a long day trip combined with your long Nairobi break.

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