Kiambethu Tea Farm, Limuru

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#1 of 15 in Things to do in Central Province
Run by the same family for five generations, Kiambethu Tea Farm boasts a tranquil setting just a short drive from the heart of Nairobi. A visit here allows you to learn about the country's tea plantations--an added bonus is a chance to tour the colonial-era farmhouse and nearby forest. Make your reservations in advance through any of Nairobi's official tour operators. For Kiambethu Tea Farm and beyond, use our Limuru trip maker to get the most from your Limuru vacation.
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  • What a wonderful experience to see such a beautiful farm and spend some time with the owner, the third generation of farmers on the land. She is well versed on her presentations and makes you feel wel...  more »
  • Really worth the visit. Kiambethu Tea Farm has been in the family for generations since the beginning of 1900 century. The elderly lady who owns it runs it by her own after her husband died in an acci...  more »
  • A pleasant visit and a walk through the forest with the guide and his trained dog. Meeting Fiona in their historic home in front of the fireplace with the two duchshounds and hearing her story of the ...  more »
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  • We enjoyed our morning tour at Kiambethu. We had an international visitor with us and this was a pleasant way to spend half the day. Fiona makes you feel right at home on her property, and her knowledge of the tea and the entire process is wonderful. The small tour groups are advantageous because it takes away the commercial feeling. The fact that this is a family farm is also unique. You even get to look at old family photo albums and sit in the family dining room while enjoying a private lunch. The food was wonderful and even my young kids enjoyed the day.
  • This is just a wonderful getaway from the hustle and bustle. The environment is very serene and inviting and very well kept. The owner is very hospitable as well as the staff. They even make their own ice cream from the milk gotten from their cows. Its a hidden gem
  • Amazing green place.. good explanations.. very good food and the most kind person welcoming the turists.. place to go..
  • Amazing host, interesting talk, stunning garden and views. Delicious food.
  • Very nice place, nature and peaceful together. It is worth a visit.

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