Top 16 Things to do in Nairobi, Kenya

When you use Expedia, you can book vacations to any part of the world and see things you may have never dreamed of - including Nairobi, the capital city of Kenya in Africa. Nairobi is one of many tourist hubs in Africa and with many wildlife parks nearby, traditional African festivals and celebrations, museums, and other attractions, Nairobi is a fantastic place to plan a vacation. Among the many things to do in Nairobi, the following activities and places are among the best to visit.

3-Day Amboseli National Park Safari
Uncover the natural wonders of Amboseli National Park with several wildlife drives on this comprehensive 3-day tour of the reserve. Against the backdrop of Africa’s tallest mountain, watch elephants and other “Big 5” game roam across the rolling Kenyan savannas... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

3 days

Free cancellation

$862
per Room

6-Day Karibu Kenya Safari
Uncover the wonders of African flora and fauna with some breathtaking scenery as you embark on a 6-day tour across 3 national parks. From up in the central highlands of the Aberdare Mountains to the rolling savannah of the Masai... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

6 days

Free cancellation

$1,784
per Room

7-Day Masai Footsteps Safari
Discover the celebrated natural wonders of Kenya in a fantastic 7-day tour of 3 national parks. Begin at world-famous Maasai Mara with its breathtaking numbers of large game, before heading to the stunning scenery of Lake Nakuru and Amboseli to... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

7 days

Free cancellation

$2,083
per Room

City by Night Small-Group Tour
Get to know a new side of Nairobi—the colorful culinary scene—on an evening walking tour downtown. Tuck into delicious Kenyan delicacies and sample local brews as you hang out in favorite local nightspots, handpicked by your expert guide. Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

3 hours

Free cancellation

$57
per Traveler

City Highlights Full-Day Tour with Lunch
Visit 2 wildlife projects, an informative museum, and have lunch in a celebrated restaurant, discovering the best of Nairobi on a full-day tour. See inspiring work done to protect endangered animal infants, and visit the intriguing Karen Blixen Museum, providing... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

6 hours

Free cancellation

$197
per Traveler

David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust & Elephant Orphanage Tour
Take a day out of Nairobi's hustle and bustle and head to the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust. Witness and assist with the protection and preservation of Africa's wilderness. Admire the wildlife and the trust as you see and learn about... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$57
per Traveler

Karen Blixen Museum & Giraffe Center Half-Day Tour
Visit a giraffe breeding and conservation program and learn about one of the rarest breeds, the endangered Rothschild's giraffe. Stroll through the former home of Karen Blixen, the illustrious author of the prominent novel Out of Africa, used in the... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$88
per Traveler

Lake Naivasha Full-Day Tour with Lunch
Discover the natural diversity in the waters and along the shore of Lake Naivasha on a full-day tour from Nairobi. Cruise out to Crescent Island Game Park, containing the country's highest concentration of animals per acre, and catch glimpses of... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$272
per Traveler

Lake Nakuru National Park Full-Day Tour
Lake Nakuru National Park is a scenic gem of Tanzania, stretching more than 73 miles (188 km) along the base of the Rift Valley escarpment. Explore this natural beauty, home to a large diversity of wildlife—and a great spot for... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$313
per Traveler

Lunch or Dinner at the Carnivore Restaurant
Treat your senses and taste buds to a feast in an authentic African environment. Savor a massive variety of meat—the exotic menu includes ostrich, camel, crocodile, and even antelope—accompanied by a rich salad buffet and ample variety of desserts. Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

2 hours

Free cancellation

$93
per Traveler

Nairobi National Park Half-Day Tour
Discover the abundance of wildlife on the doorsteps of Nairobi on a half-day exploration of Nairobi National Park. See its rhino sanctuary, more than 80 species of mammals, and a prolific bird population. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$163
per Traveler

Private Minivan: Nairobi Airport (NBO)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport and your hotel in the comfort of a minivan. For transfers to and from Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

45 minutes

Free cancellation

$76
per Vehicle

Private Standard Car: Nairobi Airport (NBO)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport and your hotel in the comfort of a standard car. For transfers to and from Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

45 minutes

Free cancellation

$76
per Vehicle

Small-Group Giraffes & Elephants in Nairobi Tour
Head to the leafy ex-colonial suburbs of Nairobi to visit 2 of the city’s most famous attractions: the Africa Fund for Endangered Wildlife’s Giraffe Centre and David Sheldrick’s Elephant Orphanage. Read More

$62
per Traveler

Small-Group Hell's Gate National Park
Explore the natural splendor of the Kenyan plains on a walk through the expansive grasslands of Hell’s Gate National Park, one of few national parks in Kenya to allow foot traffic. Enjoy lunch among locals, and visit a local conservation... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$152
per Traveler

Small-Group Nairobi Experience
Get to the heart of the magnificent spirit of Kenya's capital city of Nairobi on this walking tour. Explore like a local to discover its distinctive pulse, marvel over grand parliament buildings, visit the Mzee Jomo Kenyatta Mausoleum, and enjoy... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$42
per Traveler

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