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Nairobi: Guided City Tour

Nairobi: Guided City Tour

I welcome you to Nairobi City, whether it's your first or second time, there is nothing great than getting to learn about the city with a Local. Our team has the best guides with experience of more than 2 years we educate you through the following Kenya Cultures People's ways of life The difference between the modern life and prior colonization Marriage system between the 43 tribes in Kenya Simple explanation of the Kenyan dish Kenyan History Our political journey The matatu Culture(Buses) The Parliament President office Kenya National Archives The Jamia Mosque Holy Catholic Basilica The Old Railway station Nairobi City Market The August 7th Bomb Blast Kenya International Conference Center Tower Finally we will end the tour at the exact meeting point where we started Join our team for the Extreme fun and story time See you in a Bit Cheers

Nairobi City Walking and Historic Tours

Nairobi City Walking and Historic Tours

Embark on a guided walking tour around Nairobi's Central Business District. Learn about the rich history and culture of Kenya’s capital city. Walk past Parliament buildings and visit the famous Kenya National Archives. Start your tour by meeting your guide at the meeting point, and after a quick meet and greet, you will begin your walking tour. First, you will visit the Kenya National Archives. Admire historic photographs, Kenyan crafts, art, and paintings. Next, you will see the iconic Kenya National Theater, the Kenyatta International Conference Center, and the Nairobi Railway Museum. Next, wander around and see the impressive Parliament Tower, the historic Kipande House, and the Jamia Mosque, to name a few. Learn all the history and culture of Kenya's modern district from your guide. Enjoy some free time to taste local street food if you like. End the tour on a high with memories and pictures that will last a lifetime.

Nairobi City;culture and historical guided tour

Nairobi City;culture and historical guided tour

Experience Nairobi City Tour with a Local guide who will share stories, life based on tribes, history and more so interesting facts about the city,learn and visit all the historical information and sites within Nairobi. Enjoy strolling through modern Nairobi and experience the Nairobi culture by learning some swahili words.When the tour is finished your guide will assist you on how to get modes of transport of your choice. During the tour, we cover the following areas: 1- Dedan kimathi statue [freedom fighter] 2-Jamia mosque [bigest mosque in Nairobi] 3-MacMillan memorial library 4- Maasai markets [sorveigneirs and attires] 5- Public smoking zone 6- Galton Fenzi memorial 7-Holy family Basilca 8- KICC and Supreme court of kenya 9-Office of the president and deputy president 10-Parliment of Kenya[national assembly and the senate] 11-UHURU park

Nairobi City Orientation Guided Tour with Lunch at Carnivore

Nairobi City Orientation Guided Tour with Lunch at Carnivore

Nairobi is Kenya’s magnificent capital city and on today's trip, you'll get to know her best! Travel in air-conditioned comfort along Moi Avenue, past the Old Salvation Army Building and onto the City Market. Here you will find colorful curios and delicious produce. Nearby is the largest Mosque and largest library in the country. The Kenya National Archives, located to the left of the Hilton, is a goldmine of cultural artifacts and paintings. Nearby, you'll encounter the City Hall and Law Courts, and also the Mausoleum – the resting place for Kenya’s first president. Visit the Kenyatta International Conference center and take the lift to the top of the revolving top. From here you can relax and enjoy a panoramic view over the city. By now you're sure to be a bit peckish, so head towards Carnivore Restaurant, passing on your way the National Museum and Snake Park. After lunch you will be dropped back at your hotel.

Nairobi: City Sightseeing Guided Walking Tour.

Nairobi: City Sightseeing Guided Walking Tour.

Enjoy a tour of the city exploring the rich and beautiful historical streets of this city.You will be amazed at the warm welcome from the locals and the fascinating moment after the hike. The walk will start at the Kenya Archives for a short preview of Kenyan history, pass the Kenya museum to learn about the history of mankind and stop at the Maasai open-air market to learn and explore the beautiful events and cultural activities, a visit to the Uhuru public park to enjoy the best sightseeing in the city and finish with a stroll to the central business district for a cup of local coffee and taste the street cuisine of Nairobi, Kenya. Tour highlights: ✓Tour the city like a local. ✓ Historical visit of the national archive. ✓Learn history of Kenya through the city iconic buildings,statues and monuments. -Parliament building. -Supreme court. -Bank of India. -7th August memorial park.(No entry just passing outside) -Dedan Kimathi Statues. -Tom Mboya Statues. -Fenzi memorial monument. -Kenyatta Mausoleum. ✓ Cultural shopping experience in the city Maasai market. ✓ Visit Uhuru park and central park. ✓Kenyatta International Conference centre rooftop/helipad city view.

Guided Nairobi City Walking tour

Guided Nairobi City Walking tour

Kenyatta International Conference Center Our walking tour starting by picking you from your Nairobi Hotel. The first stop will be The Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC), this is a 28-storey building located in Nairobi’s CBD (Central Business District) and is within walking distance of several five-star hotels. This is the best and only way to tour Nairobi in 5 minutes, literally! From the top of this building you will summarize your experience of the city and observe all that Nairobi has to offer with an eagle's eye view. The view from the rooftop, which historically served as a helipad, is one of the best of my beloved Nairobi. This 360-degree bird’s eye view of the city center is unrivaled. On a clear day you can spot some of the city’s green spaces like Uhuru Park, Central Park, City Park, Railways Golf Course and the Nairobi National Park. Do dress warmly; it gets rather windy up there, especially in the evenings. Uhuru Park Nairobi This is public Government Big relaxing park named after Kenya's Freedom and Independence, During weekend there all kinds of amusement offering the Public Pleasure. A place to visit. August 7th Memorial Park Then take a walking tour and experience the unique atmosphere of Nairobi’s bustling city center. Visit Mzee Jomo Kenyatta Mausoleum, Parliament, Kenya National Archives, and the “Thorn Tree”- the first post office at Sarova Stanley hotel. Shop local crafts at City Market or Maasai Market and let your guide help you bargain Get insights about the tribes of Kenya from your guide. Enter the 7th memorial park USA Embassy bomblast and get a general view of the city. You will then be dropped back to your hotel for lunch (own expense) Note: The remaining time is for the round tour and time spending in sightseeing or explorations.Return back to hotel.

Nairobi: City Walking Tour with Local Lunch

Nairobi: City Walking Tour with Local Lunch

This comprehensive walking tour aims to introduce you to some of the most important historical and cultural sites in Nairobi. Led by an expert English-speaking guide, discover the famous and not so famous attractions of the city, and see Nairobi through the eyes of a local. Meet at the lobby of Hotel Boulevard Nairobi, Harry Thuku Road, near Nairobi National Museum, P.O. Box 976-00606 Nairobi, Kenya. Set out through Uhuru Park in the heart of the city center, and wander past the parliament buildings and the mausoleum of the first president of Kenya, Mzee Jomo Kenyatta. See the Kenyatta Conference Center and the August 7th Memorial Park which was built to commemorate the bombing of the US Embassy. There will also be time to visit the Kenya National Archives and various other sites within the city. A delicious lunch of local cuisine is also served on this tour. Walking through the city streets and traveling by public transport provides plenty of opportunity to mingle with the locals as they go about their daily lives.

Nairobi City Tour

Nairobi City Tour

Our team has the best guides with experience of more than 2 years we educate you through the following Kenya Cultures People's ways of life The difference between the modern life and prior colonization Marriage system between the 43 tribes in Kenya Simple explanation of the Kenyan dish Kenyan History Our political journey The matatu Culture(Buses) The Parliament President office Kenya National Archives The Jamia Mosque Holy Catholic Basilica The Old Railway station Nairobi City Market The August 7th Bomb Blast Kicc Tower Join our team for the Extreme fun and story time See you in a Bit

Nairobi City Orientation Guided Tour with Lunch at Carnivore

Nairobi City Orientation Guided Tour with Lunch at Carnivore

Nairobi is Kenya’s magnificent capital city and on today's trip, you'll get to know her best! Travel in air-conditioned comfort along Moi Avenue, past the Old Salvation Army Building and onto the City Market. Here you will find colorful curios and delicious produce. Nearby is the largest Mosque and largest library in the country. The Kenya National Archives, located to the left of the Hilton, is a goldmine of cultural artifacts and paintings. Nearby, you'll encounter the City Hall and Law Courts, and also the Mausoleum – the resting place for Kenya’s first president. Visit the Kenyatta International Conference center and take the lift to the top of the revolving top. From here you can relax and enjoy a panoramic view over the city. By now you're sure to be a bit peckish, so head towards Carnivore Restaurant, passing on your way the National Museum and Snake Park. After lunch you will be dropped back at your hotel.

Nairobi City Walking Tour

Nairobi City Walking Tour

Enjoy breathtaking views from the KICC tower – an impressive 28-story skyscraper. Visit top Nairobi attractions such as Mzee Jomo Kenyatta Mausoleum and Kenya National Archives. Learn about the first stock market and the “Thorn Tree”- the first post office at Sarova Stanley hotel Shop local crafts at City Market or Maasai Market and let your guide help you bargain Get insights about the tribes of Kenya from your guide. Learn about the city’s culture and history. If you wish, finish the tour with a coffee at one of the many coffee houses. The tour can be customized according to your interests and schedule. Always ask your guide for help. You will visit a local market where you can bargain and shop for arts and crafts. You will later walk back to your city hotel with your guide.

The Kenya National Archive: Our most recommended tours and activities

Nairobi: Guided City Tour

Nairobi: Guided City Tour

I welcome you to Nairobi City, whether it's your first or second time, there is nothing great than getting to learn about the city with a Local. Our team has the best guides with experience of more than 2 years we educate you through the following Kenya Cultures People's ways of life The difference between the modern life and prior colonization Marriage system between the 43 tribes in Kenya Simple explanation of the Kenyan dish Kenyan History Our political journey The matatu Culture(Buses) The Parliament President office Kenya National Archives The Jamia Mosque Holy Catholic Basilica The Old Railway station Nairobi City Market The August 7th Bomb Blast Kenya International Conference Center Tower Finally we will end the tour at the exact meeting point where we started Join our team for the Extreme fun and story time See you in a Bit Cheers

Nairobi City Walking and Historic Tours

Nairobi City Walking and Historic Tours

Embark on a guided walking tour around Nairobi's Central Business District. Learn about the rich history and culture of Kenya’s capital city. Walk past Parliament buildings and visit the famous Kenya National Archives. Start your tour by meeting your guide at the meeting point, and after a quick meet and greet, you will begin your walking tour. First, you will visit the Kenya National Archives. Admire historic photographs, Kenyan crafts, art, and paintings. Next, you will see the iconic Kenya National Theater, the Kenyatta International Conference Center, and the Nairobi Railway Museum. Next, wander around and see the impressive Parliament Tower, the historic Kipande House, and the Jamia Mosque, to name a few. Learn all the history and culture of Kenya's modern district from your guide. Enjoy some free time to taste local street food if you like. End the tour on a high with memories and pictures that will last a lifetime.

Nairobi City;culture and historical guided tour

Nairobi City;culture and historical guided tour

Experience Nairobi City Tour with a Local guide who will share stories, life based on tribes, history and more so interesting facts about the city,learn and visit all the historical information and sites within Nairobi. Enjoy strolling through modern Nairobi and experience the Nairobi culture by learning some swahili words.When the tour is finished your guide will assist you on how to get modes of transport of your choice. During the tour, we cover the following areas: 1- Dedan kimathi statue [freedom fighter] 2-Jamia mosque [bigest mosque in Nairobi] 3-MacMillan memorial library 4- Maasai markets [sorveigneirs and attires] 5- Public smoking zone 6- Galton Fenzi memorial 7-Holy family Basilca 8- KICC and Supreme court of kenya 9-Office of the president and deputy president 10-Parliment of Kenya[national assembly and the senate] 11-UHURU park

Nairobi City Orientation Guided Tour with Lunch at Carnivore

Nairobi City Orientation Guided Tour with Lunch at Carnivore

Nairobi is Kenya’s magnificent capital city and on today's trip, you'll get to know her best! Travel in air-conditioned comfort along Moi Avenue, past the Old Salvation Army Building and onto the City Market. Here you will find colorful curios and delicious produce. Nearby is the largest Mosque and largest library in the country. The Kenya National Archives, located to the left of the Hilton, is a goldmine of cultural artifacts and paintings. Nearby, you'll encounter the City Hall and Law Courts, and also the Mausoleum – the resting place for Kenya’s first president. Visit the Kenyatta International Conference center and take the lift to the top of the revolving top. From here you can relax and enjoy a panoramic view over the city. By now you're sure to be a bit peckish, so head towards Carnivore Restaurant, passing on your way the National Museum and Snake Park. After lunch you will be dropped back at your hotel.

Nairobi: City Sightseeing Guided Walking Tour.

Nairobi: City Sightseeing Guided Walking Tour.

Enjoy a tour of the city exploring the rich and beautiful historical streets of this city.You will be amazed at the warm welcome from the locals and the fascinating moment after the hike. The walk will start at the Kenya Archives for a short preview of Kenyan history, pass the Kenya museum to learn about the history of mankind and stop at the Maasai open-air market to learn and explore the beautiful events and cultural activities, a visit to the Uhuru public park to enjoy the best sightseeing in the city and finish with a stroll to the central business district for a cup of local coffee and taste the street cuisine of Nairobi, Kenya. Tour highlights: ✓Tour the city like a local. ✓ Historical visit of the national archive. ✓Learn history of Kenya through the city iconic buildings,statues and monuments. -Parliament building. -Supreme court. -Bank of India. -7th August memorial park.(No entry just passing outside) -Dedan Kimathi Statues. -Tom Mboya Statues. -Fenzi memorial monument. -Kenyatta Mausoleum. ✓ Cultural shopping experience in the city Maasai market. ✓ Visit Uhuru park and central park. ✓Kenyatta International Conference centre rooftop/helipad city view.

Guided Nairobi City Walking tour

Guided Nairobi City Walking tour

Kenyatta International Conference Center Our walking tour starting by picking you from your Nairobi Hotel. The first stop will be The Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC), this is a 28-storey building located in Nairobi’s CBD (Central Business District) and is within walking distance of several five-star hotels. This is the best and only way to tour Nairobi in 5 minutes, literally! From the top of this building you will summarize your experience of the city and observe all that Nairobi has to offer with an eagle's eye view. The view from the rooftop, which historically served as a helipad, is one of the best of my beloved Nairobi. This 360-degree bird’s eye view of the city center is unrivaled. On a clear day you can spot some of the city’s green spaces like Uhuru Park, Central Park, City Park, Railways Golf Course and the Nairobi National Park. Do dress warmly; it gets rather windy up there, especially in the evenings. Uhuru Park Nairobi This is public Government Big relaxing park named after Kenya's Freedom and Independence, During weekend there all kinds of amusement offering the Public Pleasure. A place to visit. August 7th Memorial Park Then take a walking tour and experience the unique atmosphere of Nairobi’s bustling city center. Visit Mzee Jomo Kenyatta Mausoleum, Parliament, Kenya National Archives, and the “Thorn Tree”- the first post office at Sarova Stanley hotel. Shop local crafts at City Market or Maasai Market and let your guide help you bargain Get insights about the tribes of Kenya from your guide. Enter the 7th memorial park USA Embassy bomblast and get a general view of the city. You will then be dropped back to your hotel for lunch (own expense) Note: The remaining time is for the round tour and time spending in sightseeing or explorations.Return back to hotel.

Nairobi: City Walking Tour with Local Lunch

Nairobi: City Walking Tour with Local Lunch

This comprehensive walking tour aims to introduce you to some of the most important historical and cultural sites in Nairobi. Led by an expert English-speaking guide, discover the famous and not so famous attractions of the city, and see Nairobi through the eyes of a local. Meet at the lobby of Hotel Boulevard Nairobi, Harry Thuku Road, near Nairobi National Museum, P.O. Box 976-00606 Nairobi, Kenya. Set out through Uhuru Park in the heart of the city center, and wander past the parliament buildings and the mausoleum of the first president of Kenya, Mzee Jomo Kenyatta. See the Kenyatta Conference Center and the August 7th Memorial Park which was built to commemorate the bombing of the US Embassy. There will also be time to visit the Kenya National Archives and various other sites within the city. A delicious lunch of local cuisine is also served on this tour. Walking through the city streets and traveling by public transport provides plenty of opportunity to mingle with the locals as they go about their daily lives.

Nairobi City Tour

Nairobi City Tour

Our team has the best guides with experience of more than 2 years we educate you through the following Kenya Cultures People's ways of life The difference between the modern life and prior colonization Marriage system between the 43 tribes in Kenya Simple explanation of the Kenyan dish Kenyan History Our political journey The matatu Culture(Buses) The Parliament President office Kenya National Archives The Jamia Mosque Holy Catholic Basilica The Old Railway station Nairobi City Market The August 7th Bomb Blast Kicc Tower Join our team for the Extreme fun and story time See you in a Bit

Nairobi City Orientation Guided Tour with Lunch at Carnivore

Nairobi City Orientation Guided Tour with Lunch at Carnivore

Nairobi is Kenya’s magnificent capital city and on today's trip, you'll get to know her best! Travel in air-conditioned comfort along Moi Avenue, past the Old Salvation Army Building and onto the City Market. Here you will find colorful curios and delicious produce. Nearby is the largest Mosque and largest library in the country. The Kenya National Archives, located to the left of the Hilton, is a goldmine of cultural artifacts and paintings. Nearby, you'll encounter the City Hall and Law Courts, and also the Mausoleum – the resting place for Kenya’s first president. Visit the Kenyatta International Conference center and take the lift to the top of the revolving top. From here you can relax and enjoy a panoramic view over the city. By now you're sure to be a bit peckish, so head towards Carnivore Restaurant, passing on your way the National Museum and Snake Park. After lunch you will be dropped back at your hotel.

Nairobi City Walking Tour

Nairobi City Walking Tour

Enjoy breathtaking views from the KICC tower – an impressive 28-story skyscraper. Visit top Nairobi attractions such as Mzee Jomo Kenyatta Mausoleum and Kenya National Archives. Learn about the first stock market and the “Thorn Tree”- the first post office at Sarova Stanley hotel Shop local crafts at City Market or Maasai Market and let your guide help you bargain Get insights about the tribes of Kenya from your guide. Learn about the city’s culture and history. If you wish, finish the tour with a coffee at one of the many coffee houses. The tour can be customized according to your interests and schedule. Always ask your guide for help. You will visit a local market where you can bargain and shop for arts and crafts. You will later walk back to your city hotel with your guide.

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