Nairobi Main gate


Nairobi national park's most used entrance/exit, situated among dense urban forests on it's north western end.

What to do there?Anything to do with park payments and permits, get information about the park, buy souvenirs, maps, bird watching, game viewing at the safari walk or get help from a ranger.

But for those with a soft spot for lion cubs, other rare or baby animals, there is the animal orphanage nearby.

Best time to visitAny time of the year

Location of Nairobi Main gate

The main gate is situated next to Nairobi safari walk's southernmost car park, and within walking distance of Langata rd.

Also in the vicinity is the animal orphanage and KWS headquarters.

How to get thereBy walking, cycling or vehicle — public transport or otherwise.

You may need a vehicle to venture deeper into the park, though hikes are possible at the safari walk.

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