Nairobi is the capital and largest city of Kenya. The city and its surrounding area also forms the Nairobi County. The name "Nairobi" comes from the Maasai phrase Enkare Nairobi, which translates to "cold water", the Maasai name of the Nairobi river, which in turn lent its name to the city. However, it is popularly known as the "Green City in the Sun" and is surrounded by several expanding villa suburbs.Residents of Nairobi are known as Nairobians.
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While visiting Nairobi, there are various activities that you can participate in such as excursions, day trips or short tours. The following can be done in combination with other safaris or on their own depending on the amount of time that you have for leisure.
Nairobi Environs Day Excursions
These excursions start early in the morning from Nairobi and return back in the evening and are suitable for travellers who do not have time to spend the nights in different parks. The parks visited are between 1 hour and 3 hours drive from Nairobi on good road for time saving purposes and comfortability. These tours include: