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Highlights

  • Enjoy the breathtaking views of Nature as we cycle round karura Forest
  • Get to learn about the history of how Karura Forest came to be
  • Enjoy a sumptous lunch
  • experience some of our local delicacies

Pick up

You will be picked up at your hotel


What to Expect

I would like to welcome you to an eco-friendly cycle tour in our hidden gem, Karura Forrest. Get out of the hustle and bustle of the city, enjoy a leafy green break in one of the jewels of renowned Kenyan environmental political activist and Nobel laureate Wangari Maathai.

Bike riding...


This is the Plan:

Pick up

I will pick you up from your hotel and we will go on a drive as we head to the Karura forest, which is a small hidden jewel in the leafy suburbs of Nairobi outskirts.

I will pick you up from your hotel and we will go on a drive as we head to the Karura forest, which is a small hidden jewel in the leafy suburbs of Nairobi outskirts.

Cycle tour

We will cycle around this magnificent place on a 12km trail. Enjoy the serenity of nature in all its diversity.

We will cycle around this magnificent place on a 12km trail. Enjoy the serenity of nature in all its diversity.

GreenBelt Movement

As we gather our breath and I will tell you about Wangari, the founder of the GreenBelt Movement and UNEP’s Million Tree campaign, who shed her blood in the Karura Forest in 1999, leading a group of concerned citizens into a confrontation with thugs hired by lawless developers who were trying to grab the forest.

As we gather our breath and I will tell you about Wangari, the founder of the GreenBelt Movement and UNEP’s Million Tree campaign, who shed her blood in the Karura Forest in 1999, leading a group of concerned citizens into a confrontation with thugs hired by lawless developers who were trying to grab the forest.

Local lunch

We will enjoy a delicious lunch at one of my favourite eating spots. I am sure you will have a great and we shall be heading back to your hotel as we would have concluded our tour

We will enjoy a delicious lunch at one of my favourite eating spots. I am sure you will have a great and we shall be heading back to your hotel as we would have concluded our tour

Drop off

I will take you back to your location in central Nairobi.

I will take you back to your location in central Nairobi.


What is included

  • Trained Local Tour Guide
  • Hotel Transfer Included
  • Delicious Local Lunch
  • Transportation
  • Park Entrance fees
  • Snacks and 2 Liter Bottled Water
  • Hiring of Bicycles

What to bring

  • Good walking shoes
  • Camera
  • Backpack
  • Cap and Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Extra money to buy souvenirs

About your Localist

Abidah

I love nature and travelling, and would love to share these experiences with you. I have always had a passion for showing people my beautiful country Kenya and sharing my culture and heritage.
I am sure you will have a great time with me as I show you the hidden gems of Nairobi, a city that I love so dearly.


Language

  • English


$ 67 p.p. if 3
 
 
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