Nairobi Animal Orphanage is a popular and famous safari destination that attracts various to come and explore the destination where the tourists enjoying sighting of the various animal species and bird species. Nairobi animal orphanage is located in Nairobi and it serves as a treatment and the rehabilitation center for the wild animals that were abandoned including the cheetahs, lions, hyenas, serval cats, rare sokoke cats, leopards, various monkeys, baboons, warthogs and among others. The orphanage has got various bird species that can as well be sighted like ostriches, parrots, guinea fowls, crowned cranes and among many others.
On a Kenya safari Nairobi Orphanage is also known as the Nairobi Safari walk that makes it as the most explored safari destination. Every year various tourists that are over 200,000 visit Nairobi animal orphanage. This is the educational part of your safari to Nairobi national park. Kenya as a country, Nairobi Animal Orphanage primarily serves as the least-cost attraction for the most of the locals the Kenyans including the various school children do come to the orphanage to visit the place. Nairobi Animal Orphanage is among of the best and famous attractions in Nairobi and it’s among the best things to visit in Kenya.
Nairobi Animal orphanage is very close in Nairobi city that is located near Kenya Wildlife Service, along the Langata Road that is about 7 km walk or drive from Nairobi city, and it’s located inside Nairobi National Park. The orphanage plays roles of both the conservation facility for the animals in need for care, and also it serves as an educational resource for the entire public especially for the kids who do not have the chance to observe these animal species in the wild. With great sightings of over 20 animal species and bird species are rehabilitated back to health after being abandoned and injured.
Exploring Nairobi Animal orphanage is not like exploring them in the majestic as spotting them roaming in the wild in their healthy conditions. Though the experience is such amazing and rewarding when you visit the Orphanage is still one of the kind. It’s still exciting to interact close-up with the wildlife and here it’s where the tourists get to know that these animal species are survivors.
In fact when you go for a Kenya safari you do not need a safari guide, all the animals’ cages can be labelled with the information about all the animal species. Starting from the smallest bird species to the biggest animal species the lions. The labels do mention their stories, how they were rescued, where they came from, who took care of those animal species in the orphanage, and lastly whether they were injured and abandoned.
The animal species in the orphanage have been taken by the park rangers and provided with all the medical treatment. And later can be placed in the individual rehabilitation program, that’s where the animal species get the second chance of life that is the elephant and the rhino nursery. The main purpose of treating the animals well and they are helped to get their health is releasing them to the African wild again.
Best time to visit Nairobi Animal Orphanage.
The best time to visit Nairobi animal orphanage is all the year around, as the park has got the mild temperatures that favors everyone’s presence. Though it’s better to visit the orphanage during the dry months from July to October and again as well as January and February. It is open daily from 8:00 am up to 5:00 pm.
Where to stay at Nairobi Animal Orphanage.
Tourists who come to visit are given only one accommodation which is Nairobi Tented Camp inside Nairobi National Park where the orphanage is located, it’s located in the west part of the park, it has nine luxurious permanent tents. With the meals served in the dining tent or bush, in the presence of the skies and starts that offers you the unforgettable safari experience.