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African Fund for Endangered Wildlife (Kenya) Ltd. - Giraffe Centre

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Address: Duma Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
Phone Number: +254 20 8070804
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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It is a place that seeks to secure our environment. Our main work is to...

It is a place that seeks to secure our environment. Our main work is to carry out environment conserving initiatives. The care for giraffes that are endangered is one of the conservation activities that we do.

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Kiss a giraffe if you like

You may have had a little too much of animals on your safaris before, but if you still want more, head over here. It's a small place where you get to feed, pet and even kiss... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

You may have had a little too much of animals on your safaris before, but if you still want more, head over here. It's a small place where you get to feed, pet and even kiss giraffes. It also serves as a place to educate people more about wildlife. There is a nice little cafe and a good curio shop... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Giraffe Center does a nice job explaining the three types of giraffe. There is also an opportunity to feed them and I feed 'Eddie' which is my name too.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

a l'il crowded, but u will definitely get your chance to meet n feed daisy.. n when u do, she jus sucks all the pellets you got, along with your hands in her mouth.. a nice place to visit before you start off with the safaris.. these long necks r definitely a stress buster.. do not pre-book on travel sites..... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

obviously very touristy, but still an awesome experience getting a gentle big kiss from a giraffe! we git there privately on a Saturday... was quite busy, but after waiting some time, we made our way to the front row too... to avoid super large crowds, it is best to go on a weekday...

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great visit after we had been to elephant sanctuary. We got to feed the giraffes and learn about the history. Great view of giraffe manor. Don't need much time there, very small and were only there for an hour.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

There were a lot of people there so it was hard to get pictures alone. But you do get to feed, pet and kiss them, if you want

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Small atraction with friendly pet girafes. The entrancefee helps in wildlife preservation. A one hour visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this center the same day we went to the baby elephant adoption center.....this also being another wonderful & very important necessity for this part of the world. You won't get closer to giraffes than this.....feed them provided food pellets right out of your hand ❤️!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great opportunity to learn much as well As get up close and personal with the animals. Very family friendly. Fantastic gift shop.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Here the main attraction is giraffe you can feed them with your hands and have a nice slefie with it. You can also understand about their habitat as they have small museum where they explain about the same.

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