Half-Day City Tour -David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust elephant orphanage in Nairobi is one of the best short tour In Nairobi .
Visit a family of elephants orphaned by poaching on a half-day trip to the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust.
Nairobi’s only elephant orphanage.
You’ll arrive for the hour-long period that’s open to the public, as elephants are bottle fed and take mud baths.
You might also spot the resident warthogs, giraffe and also blind rhino.
Half-Day city tour -David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust elephant orphanage offer wide adventure in the biggest city in East Africa .
Learn about elephant conservation and the challenges Kenya’s elephants face in the wild and with the convenience of round-trip transport from centrally-located hotels in Nairobi.
What to Expect
Depart to Daphne Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage situated on the outskirts of Nairobi (approximately 45 minutes drive).
The Sanctuary is run by Daphne Sheldrick and is set in the grounds of her house.
Here, you will see the orphaned animals and meet the people who handle and care for these animals.
It’s an interesting excursion and the team who run the orphanage are always willing to spend time answering any questions guests have to ask. Upon completion, return to hotel or city centre by approx 12.45 hrs (lunch is not included).
Visiting times are limited to approximately one hour and are between 11:00hrs and 12:00 hrs daily.
Your centrally-located Nairobi hotel
Departure Time 10:00 AM
Returns to original departure point
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Entry/Admission – David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
- Food and drinks
- Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
- Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
- Not wheelchair accessible
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- A minimum of 2 people per booking is required