Meet some of Nairobi's most beloved residents at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, a rescue and rehabilitation center for orphaned rhinos and elephants. Established in 1977 in honor of naturalist David Sheldrick, the nonprofit organization lies within the city's national park. Get up close to adolescent and baby elephants during bath time, and watch majestic rhinos playfully romping through their natural habitat. With the animals' welfare at its heart, the center only allows public viewing for a limited morning period, so check the website for visitor times. Discover how to plan a Nairobi trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.
Tours to David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
$190 BOOK WITH VIATOR Day Tour: Giraffe Center, Elephant Orphanage and Nairobi National Park
Duration: 8 hours
$44 BOOK WITH VIATOR Day Tour at Nairobi National Park elephant orphanage, giraffe cent karen museum
Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust reviews
Feeding of the young ones. Tip: go early so u get a good spot closest to the elephants. It is a awe inspiring experience. Especially if you are an animal lover. more »
Please go and visit the young elephants and adopt one. But first listen to their personal stories. We go there several times a year and I am touched every time. more »
Visited with family and the view of giraffes and feeding them was just memorable..... and beautiful next to these large and huge animals more »
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