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David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage & Beads Factory Tour

Tours Culture & history Activities Wheelchair accessible

Explore Kenya's wildlife & discover local art at the Kobe Beads Factory on a private guided tour. Enjoy elephant trust one of the best places to visit in Nairobi. Watch them up close and personal.


  • See & enjoy baby elephants up-close.
  • Learn African women craftsmanship at the beads center.
  • Adopt a baby elephant!


After pick-up, arrive at the David Sheldrick Elephant Trust on time for a one-hour introductory presentation. Ask questions and get up close and personal with the beautiful, friendly elephants under the supervision of trained professionals. As one of Africa’s oldest wildlife charities and a leading conservation organization, the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust embraces all measures that complement the conservation, preservation and protection of wildlife. Born from one family’s passion for Kenya and its wilderness, the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust was established more than 40 years ago and is best known for its Orphans' Project, the first and most successful elephant orphan rescue and rehabilitation program in the world. The Sheldrick Trust is a pioneering conservation organization, dedicated to the protection of wildlife and the preservation of habitats in East Africa. After spending time with these incredible animals, enjoy a visit to the local wood crafts store for a quick shopping stop before checking out a Kobe beads factory. Next, enjoy an optional lunch at any restaurant the driver will advise before being driven back to your lodging.


Hotel pickup and drop-off Entry ticket elephant orphanage trust Beads women's factory Professional tour guide Bottled water

Important Information

  • This tour is suitable for all ages. The tour will take place rain or shine. The tour has portions done by foot.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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