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“slum tour”(16 reviews)
“walking tour”(13 reviews)
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The only tour that benefits street children! Our main tour is the Nairobi city walking tour. We also offer tours to Mathare slum, were our NGO is located. Both tours take around 2-3 hours and cost 1500ksh per person. Highlights: - private groups...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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| Outside Sarova Stanley Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya
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+254 729 990588
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed March 2, 2016

We enjoyed visiting downtown Nairobi (CBD) with Augustine as our guide. We brought along our two daughters aged 7 and 10 and they were a bit bored except for the roof top view of the city at the Convention Centre, but I would highly recommend...More

3  Thank Kara M
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed February 17, 2017

I got a somewhat insecure guide, perhaps he was new? Did an ok job but the feeling that you get from the reviews was not there during my guiding. Some nice stories and facts, and great that the organization helps the disprivileged. 3/5.More

1  Thank Viktor v
Evans O, General Manager at Guided Nairobi City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 18, 2017

Hello Viktor, I am the General Manager here. I am somewhat new so I was just going through the reviews from visitors our staff have toured Nairobi slums with. I came across your review dated 17th February 2017. Inasmuch as my apology is coming in...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great organization and a great city tour. The best way to see Nairobi is by foot. Duncan was super informative providing history and current information. Didn't feel rushed at all. Felt very safe (I was a solo female traveler) and had fun too! A second...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We met our guide Augustine outside the Sarova Stanley Hotel exactly as arranged and set off on an informative tour of the Central Business District. Of the most interest to us were all that Augustine had to say about cultural mores and how they have...More

Thank Jack G
FellowTraveler756590, Manager at Guided Nairobi City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jack, Thank you taking a tour with us, we are glad that you enjoyed it. We appreciate your positive feedback and support offered to our work. Book a tour with us next time you visit. We shall be glad to host you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the tour on October 14th 2018 and our guide's name was Duncan. I booked the tour for my friend who was visiting and myself,resident of Kenya since the beginning of this year. When we met at the Stanley Hotel, there were 2 other...More

Thank Annette227913
FellowTraveler756590, Manager at Guided Nairobi City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Annette, Thank you for taking time to take our Guided Walking tours. We appreciate your positive response and support for the work we do to improve the lives of Vulnerable children in mathare. We look forward to having you again.

Reviewed October 9, 2018

I booked this as a filer while waiting on my safari to start. I turned out to be one of the highlights of my entire trip. /The guys were fantastic and brilliant with us. They know their history and I had a fantastic time just...More

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FellowTraveler756590, Manager at Guided Nairobi City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the tour with us, we are glad that you enjoyed it. We appreciate your positive response and support for our work.

Reviewed October 6, 2018

We arranged a last minute city tour during our stay in Nairobi in August. We called first thing in the morning and were able to arrange a tour for later that day. We met our guide, Duncan, at the arranged meeting location without issue. He...More

Thank Emily T
FellowTraveler756590, Manager at Guided Nairobi City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Dear Emily, Thank you for taking a tour with us. We appreciate your positive feedback and support for our work.

Reviewed October 4, 2018

Enjoyed the tour. Guide was on time. We saw the sights on foot. Pretty basic tour compared to many other cities.

Thank Boink9999
FellowTraveler756590, Manager at Guided Nairobi City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Thank you for taking a tour with us, we appreciate your feedback and support for our work.

Reviewed September 28, 2018

This was a great tour for many reasons. It is a worthy organizational to support, of course, and very informative. The walk thru the slum is something that I will never forget. I’ve read about life in a slum but it is something else entirely...More

Thank Krista M
FellowTraveler756590, General Manager at Guided Nairobi City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Dear Krista, Thank you for taking the tour with us, we appreciate your feedback and support to our cause! Enjoy the rest of your travels

Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

went with duncan. very informative. started at Stanley. went to market, library, market. he even took the time to show me to my next destination the railway museum

Thank distoricass .
FellowTraveler756590, General Manager at Guided Nairobi City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We appreciate your support to our cause

Reviewed September 9, 2018

We (2 adults and 1 3-year-old child) booked the combined city and slum tour 7 months before our arriving in Nairobi. We were in contact with Augustine. 2 weeks before our tour we just dropped an email to him to ensure that everything is fine...More

Thank balintmorocz
FellowTraveler756590, Manager at Guided Nairobi City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2018

Dear Balintmorocz, Many apologies for the poor communication that with regard to your booking. We take note of your disappointment and we shall endeavour to improve our services. We re glad that you enjoyed the slum tour, and appreciate your support to our work.

Reviewed September 7, 2018

City tour with Augustine was very informative and deep. We learned a lot of new things of Kenyan history and culture. We had a smooth walk through the city along with a nice and sometimes amusing stories on diverse topics. Highly recommended!

Thank Sasha P
FellowTraveler756590, Manager at Guided Nairobi City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2018

Dear Sasha, Thanking you for taking the tour with us. We appreciate your support to our work; and are glad to have been a small part of making your stay in Kenya enjoyable.

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