Nairobi: Elephant Orphanage Trust and Giraffe Center Tour

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Experience Nairobi wildlife and wildlife protection efforts on this guided tour of a giraffe center and elephant and rhino orphanage. Discover the local production of kobe beads at a women's bead factory.


  • see baby elephants & feed a giraffe!
  • guarantee on-time arrival at the orphanage, open for just one hour a day.
  • support single mothers from poor neighborhoods at Kobe Bead Factory
  • souvenir shopping/gemstones-tanzanite, ruby, emerald at no extra cost


On this all-inclusive guided tour of Nairobi wildlife, it's as easy as possible to experience and enjoy Kenya’s famous animals, without leaving the city. an expert guide takes you directly to the elephant-rhino orphanage and the giraffe center to learn about elephants & giraffes from trained staff working to conserve and protect these animals in the wild. free complimentary tour to the beads women factory will enrich your experience. Start-off by exploring the giraffe center. home to the highly endangered Rothschild’s giraffe, get to enjoy by observing & handfeeding from a raised wooden structure, which is quite an experience. you may also spot warthogs snuffling about in the mud, and there’s an interesting self-guided forest walk through the adjacent Gogo River Bird Sanctuary. learn the work done by African Fund for Endangered Wildlife (AFEW), since 1979 when there were no more than 120 Rothschild’s giraffes in the wild. our accredited guide will then take you to the elephant orphanage. enjoy this guided session with experienced guides & keepers from this sanctuary which takes place between 11 am to 12 noon daily, learning the efforts made by this sanctuary in elephant conservation in Kenya. nonetheless, get to enjoy the view of these baby elephants, & make great memories as you engage in photography. during this visit you also get to witness them having their bottle of milk as they relax & play engaging in sandbathes & a cool of mud bath in the heat of the day. you also have an opportunity to adopt & sponsor any of the orphaned baby elephants of your choice during this visit. Our next stop at will, will be to explore kobe beads women factory. this is a pottery company that makes one of the world most beautiful beads. experience all the stages from the start to the finish of the bead making process. it’s a special factory as it employs single mother parents from the poor neighborhood who earn a living to support their families. It's a women empowerment center for the community. you then have the option of being driven to lunch, to explore Kenyan local foods at a local restaurant and then later be dropped at the hotel.


Free Hotel pick up and drop off. Bottled mineral water. Entry/Admission - David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage Entry/Admission - Giraffe Center Complimentary beads tour

Important Information

  • Visits to the Elephant Orphanage Trust must be reserved in advance and can get booked up, so please check with the activity provider to ensure this experience is available for the date you have booked. Early advanced booking will enable us to give you a seamless experience. Statutory conservation park fee is only paid using the E-citizen platform, No cash at the gate.

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