1 DAY TOUR TO KAREN BLIXEN MUSEUM-KAZURI BEAD WORKSHOP.
Leave Nairobi for Karen Blixen museum at around 11:00am…enjoy the views of Nairobi city as you drive up towards the foot of ngong hills.at the museum you get to learn of both the Danish ways as well as the African ways portrayed by Karen Blixen.
Go through the coffee farms as old machinery and tools used to farm the coffee farm are on the museum. The museum also has artefacts used during the movie “out of Africa”. Have picnic lunch at the museum grounds.
Then leave for kazuri bead workshop. This is actually a business success story it’s a pottery ceramic and bead factory that employs all single mothers. You get to visit the gift shop and the work shop and see the beautiful talents of the women.
1 DAY TOUR NAIROBI NATIONAL PARK.
This is a park just a few kilometers from Nairobi’s bustling city. It’s one of the places where you can have safaris with a backdrop of skyscrapers.
Leave Nairobi at 8:00 headed for Nairobi national park.at the park you have a morning game drive spotting different game animals i.e. giraffes, lions, waterbucks, gerenuks, Thompson’s gazelle, Black rhinos, cheetahs, hyenas, buffaloes, leopards.
Go for lunch about two hours then back for a late afternoon game drive and bird watching using different routes to maneuver the park, and sport animals that had not been seen in the morning game drive.at 5;30 leave for Nairobi where the tour ends.
1 DAY TRIP TO OLPAJETA CONSERVANCY AND CHIMPANZEE SANCTUARY.
Leave Nairobi at 8:00am to Nanyuki- Laikipia County. Arrive at olpajeta conservancy take a game drive sporting the elephant, rhino both white and the endangered black rhino, different bird species and also a black blind rhino called Baraka.
The game drive will involve two parts have lunch and a short break at the conservation, the second one followed by a visit to the chimpanzee sanctuary where you can observe how they live…at an extra added fee visitors may go to their houses and see how they live. Later leave back for Nairobi.
1 DAY TRIP TO LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK.
Depart in the morning from your hotel to the floor of the Great Rift Valley into Lake Nakuru national park along the way you have the chance to stop at a viewpoint and take pictures of the Great Rift Valley below.
The Day is spent game viewing in the park. Later stopping for lunch in one of the park lodges. Return to Nairobi in the late afternoon
The park is home to warthog’s waterbucks, buffaloes, reedbucks, and occasional leopard as well as white and black rhinos which were introduced in the park few years ago.
1 DAY TRIP TO PARADISE LOST KIAMBU.
Leave Nairobi at around ten am…through Thika superhighway branch off at muthaiga to kiambu. arrive at paradise lost where the day is spent taking walks through the maumau caves in which the freedom fighters used to hide themselves when fighting for Kenya’s freedom, also various waterfalls in the park…there are also picnic sites for lunch, after lunch head for Carmel and ostrich rides for children. There also fun parks for children, also enjoy a boat ride in the park. Though no swimming is allowed.
Late afternoon head back for Nairobi to the point of drop off.
1 DAY NGONG HILLS NATURE WALK/HIKING.
Start the day off at 10:00am drive towards ngong hills, the hills are about 7 hills and the last 3 are the steepest to climb and it usually gets cold and windy,
The day is spent walking and hiking mostly with views of Nairobi city, Karen estate, the Great Rift Valley as well. Picnic lunch at the fourth hill. There is a 20 min break after each hill climb as the climb goes for 4-6hrs, to the final hill.
1 DAY TRIP NAIROBI MUSEUM-NATIONAL ARCHIVES-NAIROBI GALLERY
Start the day early at 9:00am visit Nairobi museum located in Nairobi museum hill, the museum contains exhibits of African Kenyan traditional cultures and also the early man, butterfly, birds, mammals, fishes.it also has a snake park that has different types of snakes and other reptiles including crocodiles and tortoises. After all this head back to the cbd where you visit the national archives.
At the archives, is a collection of documents, and historical significant items.it also houses the murumbi gallery that contains African artifacts that were collected in the 19th century. After this have lunch in one of the hotels in town enjoying the Kenyan cuisine eg.nyamachoma.
Later in the afternoon visit Nairobi gallery located right in the heart of Nairobi city next to nyayo house, it’s a collection of jewelry, textiles and rare books. There is also a mix of artefacts from different parts of Africa, there is also photography, paintings, and it’s just spectacular. Till late evening then return to hotel.