Karura forest A walking tour from Nairobi

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Visit a natural oasis within Nairobi city limits on Karura Forest, where you'll have independent time to walk, relax, or ride a bike. seewaterfalls, caves, streams, and stands of upland trees.


  • Experience the serenity of urban oasis through hidden caves and waterfalls,
  • The reserve is also home to a few archaeological sites
  • Spot some of the resident reptiles


Pick up from the hotel, journey through the heart of Nairobi as you Explore Karura Forest, a hidden urban paradise like no other. Welcome to Karura: Your adventure begins with a warm welcome at the forest entrance. Here, you'll meet your knowledgeable guide who will introduce you to the forest's history and biodiversity. During your free tour of Karura Forest, you will have the opportunity to explore some of the most breathtaking spots in the reserve. Here are some of the highlights you can expect to see: Waterfalls: Karura Forest is home to several beautiful waterfalls, including the stunning Karura Falls. Take a hike through the forest to reach these cascading falls and enjoy the cool mist as it sprays over your face. Caves: The forest is home to several caves that were used as hideouts during the Mau Mau uprising in the 1950s. You can explore these caves and learn about their historical significance. Wildlife: Karura Forest is home to a diverse range of wildlife, including monkeys, bushbucks, and a variety of bird species. Keep your eyes peeled as you explore the forest, and you may be lucky enough to spot some of these amazing creatures. Canopy Walk: For the more adventurous visitors, Karura Forest has a thrilling canopy walk that takes you high up into the treetops. From this vantage point, you can enjoy panoramic views of the forest and its surroundings. Karura Walk :Hiking is one of the biggest reasons why Karura forest is Famous in Nairobi city. With its locality, it also has old caves ,rivers,and lakes ,and even pretty valley which are part of of the big history when it comes how Kenyans got Indipendence and ancient inhabitants of this country and their lifestyle. I will explain more of that history on our way in. Picnic Areas: The forest has several designated picnic areas where you can enjoy a packed lunch or snack surrounded by the beauty of nature. Overall, a free tour of Karura Forest is an unforgettable experience that allows you to connect with nature and appreciate the beauty of Kenya's wildlife. So, pack your bags, put on your hiking shoes, and get ready for an adventure you'll never forget! Return back to the hotel.


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