Guided day trip to the Karura forest: cycling or walking - Departure from Nairobi

Guided day trip to the Karura forest: cycling or walking - Departure from Nairobi

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You would like

Hiking in the Karura forest, one of Kenya's most remarkable natural sites
The choice of a walking or cycling route
The company of an expert guide
Pick-up/drop-off from your hotel in Nairobi

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3 hours



Starting time
8:00 AM

* All details will be sent to you upon reservation.


Get your fill of fresh air on foot or by bike in the Karura Forest near Nairobi!

Starting from your hotel in Nairobi, you'll set off on a comfortable ride to the Karura Forest. On site, you'll hike the many trails offered by the nature reserve.

You'll have the chance to explore waterfalls, caves and come across numerous plant species. You'll enjoy the peace and quiet of nature, which flourishes just a few minutes from the hustle and bustle of the capital. You will also see many species of local wildlife, including a variety of birds and primates. Your English-speaking guide will share all their stories about the fauna and flora of the region, and show you the most beautiful corners of the nature reserve.

You'll have the choice of surveying the 564-hectare forest on foot or by bike. Bicycles are available for hire, so you can take a leisurely stroll through the lush greenery. You can then enjoy the fresh air and the scenery, but also discover archaeological sites present in the forest, which are currently being excavated!

At the end of your tour, you will be taken back to your hotel in Nairobi.

Good to know

  • Availability: every day (except under exceptional circumstances)
  • Departure time and place: pick-up from your hotel in Nairobi at around 8am, exact time will be confirmed after booking
  • This activity is not accessible to wheelchair users
  • This activity is not recommended for people with back problems
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Hiking trails vary between 15, 10 kilometres and 5 kilometres. The forest also has a 12-kilometre cycle path.

Price includes

  • Hiking in the Karura forest near Nairobi
  • Bike hire
  • The services of an English-speaking guide
  • The journey to/from your hotel in Nairobi

Price doesn’t include

  • Lunch
  • Tips
  • Any other extras



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