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Nairobi Tourism

Habari! (Hello in Swahili)

One of Africa’s most prominent cities and Kenya’s capital, Nairobi is popularly referred to as the Green City in the Sun’ for its expansive villa suburbs. Nairobi gets its name from Enkare Nyrobi (a Maasai phrase) literally meaning ‘place of cool waters’. Nairobi is also often called the ‘Safari Capital of Africa’ and is located quite close to the Ngong hills and the Rift valley. With a population of about 3 million, it is one of the most financially and politically significant cities in Africa. Discovered in 1899 by the British, it has developed over the years and continues to grow as a major East African city. It is diversely home to important organizations and companies, nature and wildlife. Early colonizers have made the setup of big hotels, making it easier to explore diverse Nairobi. 

Habari! (Hello in Swahili)

One of Africa’s most prominent cities and Kenya’s capital, Nairobi is popularly ref...

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