Nairobi National Park is located 7 kilometers south of the centre of Nairobi which is Kenya's capital city.  The park is 117 square kilometers in size. The vegetation in this park is mostly Acacia bushes, dry forest, grassland and rocky hillsides. This National park is home to over 500 species of birds and over 80 species of animals.

Animals in this park include: giraffe, eland, impala, buffalo, waterbuck, baboon, warthog, rock hyrax, black rhinoceros, cheetah, hartebeest, Grant's gazelle, hippopotamus, leopard and lion.

Bird species include: ostrich, eagles, vultures

What to do

  • Game viewing
  • Bird Watching




Other Attractions:

  • Narogoman Dam
  • Hyrax Valley/Highlands
  • Vory Memorial Burning Site
  • Mpala Observation Point
  • Hippo Pool
  • Baboon Escarpment   
  • Leopard Cliff
  • Mbagathi River








When to go
All year round

By road: Drive through Lang’ata Road to Nairobi national park.