Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage - Nairobi

Home to some of the world's greatest majestic giants, this elephant orphanage will charm and enchant you.

See the baby elephants being exercised and bathed before getting to meet them and finding out their life stories.

Plus, meet other hand-reared orphaned animals that the orphanage are preparing for reintroduction to the wild such as antelope, zebra, cape buffalos and genet cats.


Essential Information

  • Open:  Daily
  • Ages:  All ages
  • Duration:  Approx. 2 hours
  • Guide Price:  £54 per person ( price is subject to change)
  • Useful Information:  Half day tour departs daily, minimum 2 passengers to operate. Pick up from Nairobi City Hotel. Departure time 1000-1030. Pick up from Safari Park Hotel /Windsor/Tribe Hotel: 08:30 – 09:00hrs. Visiting times are limited to approximately one hour and are between 11:00hrs and 12:00 hrs daily. Upon completion, return to hotel or city centre by approx 12.45 - 13.30 hours (lunch is not included).