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Elephant Orphanage and Giraffe Centre in Nairobi

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  • Nairobi wildlife tour: Elephant Orphanage and Giraffe Centre
  • Learn about conservation efforts being made in Nairobi 
  • See elephants and giraffes in real life
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Elephant Orphanage and Giraffe Centre in Nairobi
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Elephant Orphanage and Giraffe Centre in Nairobi
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Overview
By including all transportation and entrance fees, this guided tour of Nairobi wildlife makes it as easy as possible to see Kenya’s famous animals—without leaving the city. A guide takes you directly to the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust and the Giraffe Centre to learn about elephants and giraffes from trained staff working to conserve and protect these animals in the wild.
What to Expect
Begin your tour of Nairobi wildlife with pickup from your hotel. Go directly to the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust to learn about how the center rescues and rehabilitates orphaned elephants. Your guide helps you find the best viewpoint to see them play.
Then, continue to the Giraffe Centre, a nonprofit organization that helps educate people about endangered animals and environmental protection. Learn about giraffes from guides and optionally feed them by hand under the supervision of trained staff.
Tour concludes with drop-off at your Nairobi hotel.
Reviews (25)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Day trip to the elephant orphanage and Giraffe Centre with Francis

We did a day trip to the elephant orphanage and giraffe Centre with Francis on New Year’s Day. Francis was great driver and tour guide. He had great tips to make sure we had the best experience possible. He offered great commentary along the way....More

Thank squid982
GraceChege, General Manager at Gracepatt Ecotours Kenya, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much Squid982 for giving us chance to serve you and taking your time writing a wonderful review. We are grateful you had best experience with our driver guide Francis. We look forward to serving you again in the near future.

Reviewed October 1, 2018
Great driver - Francis really looked after me

Feeding the beautiful giraffes was lovely and elephants were a treat. The service was good and entrance fees were included in the booking price so there were no extra costs. Francis, my driver, who I had to myself, was a real gentleman and very good...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bea G
GraceChege, General Manager at Gracepatt Ecotours Kenya, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2018

Thank you so much Bracha for giving us an opportunity to serve you and going ahead writing a great review. We are indeed happy you enjoyed your day out with our guide Francis. We look forward to meeting and serving you again in the near...More

Reviewed September 17, 2018
Wonderful experience

The elephant orphanage was a wonderful experience! However, due to the orphanage only being open for one view a day, this leads to over crowding of guests. It is easy to spot the care and nurture that the handles have for these baby elephants. There...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018
Highlight of trip to Nairobi

The elephant orphanage is an amazing place for baby or abandoned younger elephants who become rehabilitated and 'adopted' by elephants in the wild. They really have their act together here with committed staff and excellent facilities. They are only open for an hour a day...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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GraceChege, General Manager at Gracepatt Ecotours Kenya, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Thank you so much Peekie45 for giving us an opportunity to serve you and taking your time writing a great review. We are indeed grateful you had an amazing experience on our day trip. We look forward to meeting and serving you again in the...More

Reviewed July 21, 2018
Great experience on tour of Giraffe Centre and Elephant Orphanage!

We’re so glad we chose to do this tour of the Giraffe Centre and Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage during our time in Kenya. It was the perfect complement to our safari in the Maasai Mara - as we got to see 2 of our favorite animals...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kaylan C
GraceChege, General Manager at Gracepatt Ecotours Kenya, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Thank you Kaylan for giving a great opportunity to serve you and going ahead writing a great review. We are grateful you had a great experience with our Guide Patrick. We look forward to meeting and serving you in the near future. Regards

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