Giraffe Centre and David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage Tour - Half Day
The Giraffe Centre is the creation of the African Fund for Endangered Wildlife. In 1979 Jock Leslie-Melville (the Kenyan grandson of a Scottish earl) and his wife, Betty, began raising a baby giraffe in their Langata home. At the time, when their African
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Pick up from Nairobi city hotels and proceeds to the Giraffe Center where we shall have a closer view and even feed the Rothschild’s Giraffes. The African Fund for Endangered Wildlife Kenya (A.F.E.W.) also known as the Giraffe Center owners are the idea behind this non-governmental, non-profit organization founded in 1979. This successful idea was a noble endeavor to save the endangered Rothschild Giraffe.
Later proceed to the David Sheldrick elephant orphanage located in a secluded area of the Nairobi National Park where we view baby elephant orphans during feeding time that starts from 11:00 am to 12 noon.
Here, orphaned baby elephants and other animals are taken care of by a dedicated team of conservationists. The elephant orphanage is open to the public one hour a day. It is run by Daphne Sheldrick, the wife of the late famous Naturalist, David William Sheldrick, who was the founder Warden of Tsavo East National Park
Need To Know
What's included & excluded in the price?
- Nairobi national park wildlife mini-safari
- David Sheldrick elephant orphanage visit
- Karen Blixen Museum
- Giraffe center visit
- Kazuri beads factory
- Lunch at Karen Blixen coffee garden/ Carnivore restaurant
- Pick up/drop off at Nairobi hotel
- Transport in a tour van
- Services of driver/guide
- Entry fees to Karen Blixen Museum, David Sheldrick & Giraffe center
- Government taxes and local levies
- Items and services of a personal nature
- Tips & Gratuities