Nairobi national park is the major and main tourist attraction in Nairobi, it is the first national park in Kenya and also in east Africa, it was established on 16th December 1946. the park is located in the south of Nairobi 7 km from the city center. the park covers a very huge area of 117.21 km squared but compared to other parks it is small. the park is fenced with an electric fence on three sides, that is, the northern, eastern, and western boundaries, the southern boundary is not fenced is open to the kitengela conservation area. in this area, there is a huge movement of animals to the south of the park to reach the Athi-Kapiti plains.
The environment of the park is open grasses with Acacia bushes scattered around the area, The lower slopes of these areas are grassland. consisting of Themeda, cypress, Digitaria, and Cynodon species, In the south of the park, there is a permanent river with forest along with it. the northern part of it is rocky where several plants grow. other parts of the park have broken bush, deep rocky valleys, and gorges.
Key features Animals include buffalo, giraffe, lion, leopard, baboon, zebra, wildebeest, rhinoceros, giraffe, hippopotamus, spotted hyena, plain zebra, cheetah, gazelles, common eland, impala, waterbuck, common warthog, olive baboon, black-backed jackal, common ostrich, and crocodile. most of the herbivores migrate to the southern plain in the wet season and return to the park during the dry season this shows that during the dry season-high population of animals is found on the park
We will pick you from your hotel at 0630hrs in the morning, proceed to Nairobi national park, few minutes after arrival we start the game drive whereby you will be able to spot animals at a very close distance we advise you to carry with you a camera or a smartphone good in camera. the drive goes on until noon, Later afternoon we go back to the park, whereby you will be able to see looked up animal and birds species from here we will proceed to visit bomas of Kenya to watch cultural and dance performance till evening and after that, you will be dropped off to the hotel in Nairobi city