Highlights: Nairobi National Park Day Tour

Nairobi national park day tours is a half day trip to see lions, rhinos, buffaloes in the Nairobi national park and to view the wildlife in this great park.

Narobi National park was established in 1942 as a place of recreation by the colonial settlers right next to the growing city.

Nairobi national park main attractions include the rhinos, lions and leopards and the buffalo. There are however no elephants in the nairobi national park due to its limited size compared to elephants need for wide range lands.

The Nairobi national park consists of three main ecosystems namely the dry forest western side near the main gate, the savannah grasslands to the south west and the boundary riverine ecosystem marketing the south western border.

The park is only 177 sq km which is small by Kenyan standards. It is located just 7km and 15 minutes from the central business district of Nairobi. Nairobi Game Park is the only national park located inside a capital city boundaries.

Detailed Itinerary: Nairobi National Park Day Tour


6:00am: Pick up from your Nairobi Hotel and depart for Nairobi national park half day game drive tour.

6:15am: Enter the Nairobi Park and start your game drive

7:00am: Start with the Ivory burning monument and the savannah grasslands to see lions, gazelles

8:30am: Visit the dry forest to look out for black rhinos and leopards and birds

9:30am: Descend into river Mbagathi looking for crocodiles and hippos view morkoyiet valley.

10:30am: Return to the savannah to find white rhinos, buffalos, giraffes

11:00am: See the man made dams Athi and hyena dams.

11:30am: Exit the park for your hotel

12:00pm: Drop off at your hotel in Nairobi.


  • Transport in either a safari van or a Land cruiser
  • Water
  • Safari guide
  • Pick up from the airport/hotel


  • Park fees
  • Personal Insurance
  • Items of personal nature
  • Alcoholic & Soft drinks like Sodas
  • Visa
  • Tips
  • Accommodation at Nairobi

Your adventure awaits...