David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, Nairobi

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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.
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  • A must visit when in Nairobi, get there early if you want a front row view as can be very busy with locals and tourists alike  more »
  • Nothing could be more heartwarming than elefant babies having their bottles. They are sooo playful and sweet.  more »
  • Get there early to purchase your tickets, the queues can get quite long. It's a very popular tourist spot. Entrance fee is pretty reasonable as well. The staff do a great feeding show where the baby.....  more »

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