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ORANGE URBAN ADVENTURES( NAIROBI EXCURSIONS)

Orange Adventures Excursions From Nairobi

Orange Adventures Excursions 

Introduction

A hearty welcome to East Africa, our homeland of Safari Adventure that has continued to thrill from time immemorial. African Bush Excursions continue the traditions of the classic luxury lodge safari, we get you close to nature in true style, staying under canvas surrounded by the mysteries of this vast African wilderness our clients arrive as guests, then quickly turned into friends during their stay and when they leave, they do so as a very good family members.

KARIBUNI (WELCOME!)

NAIROBI EXCURSIONS

ORANGE URBAN ADVENTURES( NAIROBI EXCURSIONS)

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NAIROBI CITY THE CAPITAL OF KENYA

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Nairobi is the capital and the largest city of Kenya and it occupies an area of 696 km2 with an estimated population of 3million people. It composed of all the 42 tribes of Kenya and the major tribes being luo, Luhya, kikuyu, Akamba and kalenjin.  The name "Nairobi" comes from the Maasai phrase Enkare which means a place of "cold water," it was also the Maasai name for the Nairobi River, which in turn lent its name to the city. However, it is popularly known as the "Green City in the Sun" and is surrounded by several expanding villa suburbs.

 

Nairobi is the only city in the entire world that has a National park very close to it and it is a city within a city.

To enjoy the city and its wonderful sceneries, take the advantage to walk in the bustling capital city of Kenya, Nairobi 

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NAIROBI NATIONAL PARK

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Nairobi National park was Kenya’s first national park and it was established in 1946. It has  a unique ecosystem by being the only protected area in the world close to a capital city. The park is located only 7 km from Nairobi city centre.There are  man-made dams within the park which have added a further habitat, favorable to certain species of birds and other aquatic biome.

Major wildlife attractions are Black rhino which is an endangered wildlife species, lion, leopard, cheetah, hyena, among others and diverse birdlife with over 400 species recorded.  

 

Other attractions include the Ivory burning site Monument, Baboon escarpment, Leopard cliff, Impala observation site, Nairobi Safari Walk, the Orphanage and the walking trails at hippo pools.

 

 

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KENYATTA INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE

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Kenyatta International convention centre is Located at the heart of Kenya’s capital- Nairobi. It is an icon and a landmark of Kenya. It offers a wide range of state-of-the art conference, Exhibition events facilities and catering services. It has 29floors to the top and it offers a helipad or a view tower which gives delegates a unique panoramic view of Nairobi city in 360 degrees. It is also ideal for mini dinners and cocktails. The icon was named after our late 1st president, Mzee Jomo Kenyatta

The centre has outdoor facilities that offer a unique experience that is both refreshing and revitalizing. 

 

Charges for going up to the top are USD 15 per person

 

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GIRAFFE CENTRE

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The Giraffe Centre is located at Langata, approximately 5 kilometres from the centre of Nairobi, Kenya. It was established in order to protect the endangered Rothschild giraffe, that is found only in the grasslands of East Africa.The main attraction for visitors is feeding giraffes from a raised observation platform. The centre is also home to several warthogs which freely roam the area along with the giraffes.

 

 

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BOMBLAST SITE

The blast occurred in 1998 in Nairobi town at around 10am, at co-operative house of Kenya in which hundreds of people were killed, others turned blind, and others were left widows and widowers’ orphans among others.

 

The site has been transformed with monuments, gardens and trees and there is a giant granite memorial wall inscribed with the names of the dead including 12 Americans.

 

The site was established in memory of those who lost their lives in the blast.

Charges are 20 Kshs regardless of the nationality.

 

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KAREN BLIXEN MUSEUM

Karen Blixen Museum is located 10km from the city centre at 

the foot of Ngong Hills and it was once the centre piece of a farm owned by Danish Author Karen and her Swedish Husband, Baron Bror von Blixen Fincke. The Museum gained international fame with the release of the movie ‘Out of Africa’ an Oscar winning film based on Karen’s an autobiography by the same title.

 

At the Museum guided tours are offered and you will find a museum shop which offers handicrafts, posters and postcards, the Movie ‘Out of Africa’, books and other Kenyan souvenirs.  The grounds may be rented for wedding receptions, corporate functions and other events.

 

 Come and have a memorable experience at Karen Blixen Museum.

 

 

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KAZURI BEAD FACTORY

This unique wildlife sanctuary is a glorious stretch of Savanna that is set against the dramatic skyline of Nairobi. Here lives over 40 species of mammals. This includes four of the “Big Five’” except the elephants. This tour begins at 1000hours to be back to the city by lunch hour or depart after lunch to be back by sundowner

 

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BOMAS OF KENYA

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Bomas of Kenya is located in Langata, Nairobi near the main gate of Nairobi National Park. BOMA” is a Swahili word which means homestead, and this are some of what you will find and see at this famous venue located a few minutes’ drive from the City Centre.

 

Bomas is good for a short visit, traditional dancing, acrobats, and an empty afternoon whereas it is not good for a long visit, people with high expectations.

 

Some of the things you expect to see here includes; wonderful diversity of cultures that make up Kenya, Different aspects of Kenyan culture are displayed that include living styles, crafts, music and dancing.The traditional dances are collected from the different tribes of Kenya.

 

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CARNIVORE RESTAURANT

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Carnivore is best known for its carnivore’s meat. It is the ultimate 'Beast of a Feast'. A variety of meat including ostrich, crocodile and camel, meat is roasted over charcoal and carved at your table. Delicious side dishes and an exceptional array of sauces complement this fixed price feast that also includes soup, a selection of desserts and Kenyan coffee. Set in attractive tropical gardens, the service and the décor are outstanding.

 

The Carnivore is also home of the Simba Saloon, a delicious a la carte restaurant by day and Nairobi's most popular nightclub. The informal indoor/outdoor atmosphere, exceptional snacks and the pulsating rhythms of Africa combine to ensure an exciting ambiance.

 

Lunch is @ $30 per person         

Dinner is @ $35 per person

 

 

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DAPHINE SHELDRICK ELEPHANT ORPHANAGE 

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The orphanage was started to protect and rescue elephants, it is situated on the outskirts of Nairobi (approximately 45 minutes drive). David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust is located on a plot within the Nairobi National Park and the Sanctuary cares for orphaned baby Elephants, tame black and white rhino calves and adults, come see, feed and make friends with the elephants. It is an experience you never want to miss and one that you will never forget

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NAIROBI NATIONAL MUSEUM

Nairobi National Museum is located at the Museum Hill, approximately 10 minutes drive from the Nairobi city centre accessible both by public and private means. Built in 1929, this is the flagship museum for the National Museums of Kenya, housing celebrated collections of Kenya's History, Nature, Culture and Contemporary Art.

Main attractions at the museum include

 

   - Art Gallery

   - Temporary Exhibitions

   - Botanical Gardens and Nature Trail

   - Shopping and dining facilities

 

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MAMBA VILLAGE

Nairobi Mamba Village Resort is located in Nairobi's leafy Karen Suburb, about 13 Kilometers away from the hustle and bustle of Kenya's Capital City. Mamba Village is a great place to see crocodiles, ostriches, giraffes, and even rabbits in Nairobi and also to connect with them.

 

You can also visit places like,

⦁ Nairobi night trail at Safari park hotel for a very splendid experience

⦁ Utamaduni Arts & Crafts for a cultural experience and for cultural shopping experience.

⦁ Nairobi railway Museum 

⦁ Nairobi safari walk

⦁ Fourteen falls in Thika

⦁ Paradise lost

⦁ Maasai market to appreciate the diverse culture of Kenya.

⦁ Ngong racecourse for horse racing and excellent African jockeys.

⦁ Ngong forest for hiking

⦁ Maasai Ostrich Park in Kitengela

⦁ Kibera Slum

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LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK 

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Lake Nakuru National Park is one of Kenya’s two Premium Parks, and is a birdlover’s paradise. It is originally protected 

as a bird sanctuary, this park hosts over 400 bird species, including 5 globally threatened species, and is an important stop on the African-Eurasian Migratory Flyway. This park was also the first national Rhino sanctuary and hosts one of the world’s highest concentrations of the Black Rhinoceros apart fron rhinos you will also find wildlife like,warthogs,baboons and many more.The National Park, was established in 1961 and it’s are is approximately 188km2.

 

WATER RAFTING

This is one of the sports tourism in Kenya and it can be done in Athi River.

 

GOLFING

For golf lovers, one can spend the whole day playing golf and interacting with people from different countries, competiting amongst each other and socializing at Windsor golf hotel & county club.

 

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HELL'S GATE NATIONAL PARK 

Hell's Gate National Park is situated to the south of Lake Naivasha in Kenya, North West of Nairobi.  It covers an area of 68km2. The park has both wildlife and bird life and some of the wildlife you will find in this park includes, buffalo, Zebra, eland, hartebeest, Thomson gazelle, baboons, serval cat, klipspringer antelopes and prolific birdlife features 103 species.

 

MAJOR ATTRACTIONS AND ACTIVITIES INCLUDE;

⦁  Aruba Dam

⦁ Game viewing

⦁ Raptor nesting in cliffs

⦁ Spectacular Gorge walk

⦁ Hot springs

⦁ The Olkaria Geothermal Station

⦁ The Mervyn Carnelley Raptor Hide

⦁ Fischer’s Tower

⦁ Tourist circuits, nature trails and picnic site

⦁ Hiking                                     

⦁ Camping Bird watching

⦁ Wildlife viewing

⦁ Rock climbing

⦁ Cycling

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