With Valentines day in Kenya is coming up Nairobians look for romantic, affordable places to visit in the Nairobi.
Do you want to take her on a date but you are on a tight January budget? Well, don’t worry, there are some places within the city that you can take her and she is guaranteed to have an amazing time.
Here are some affordable romantic places in Nairobi.
1 GP Karting at langata
GP Karting at langata is one of Nairobi’s most thrilling venues located off Lang’ata Road. It is a wonderful place to chill with your friends and family and engage in go-kart driving and private racing, racing series and paintball tournaments.
2 Mamba Village
Mamba Village is located in the Karen area, this place is the all time classic.
It is an great place for picnics, family outings, weddings, private parties and team building activities. It is home to over 70 Nile crocodiles in a natural paradise spread over 30 acres. It also features a leisure park, an ostrich park, secluded picnic sites, bird watching trail and a botanical garden.
3 Nairobi National MuseumThi
This is a one-stop for visitors to sample Kenya’s rich heritage for the purposes of both leisure and education. It is located at the museum hill, approximately a 10 minutes drive from the city centre. Key attractions here include an art gallery, temporary exhibitions, botanical gardens and nature trail.
4 Oloolua Nature Trail
Found in the Karen suburbs and 20 kilometres from the city centre. It is an oasis of tranquillity and favourite destination for visitors seeking to do short hikes, camping and jogging. It features beautiful sceneries of indigenous trees, a cave, a waterfall and beautiful chirping birds
5 Karura Forest
It is one of the largest urban gazetted forests in the world. It is a perfect spot for couples and families to enjoy forest walks, forest drives, cycling, bird watching, butterfly watching, running and picnicking. The forest features spectacular indigenous trees, beautiful caves, scenic waterfalls and picnic sites.
6 Nairobi National Park
The only National Park in a city, amazing, right?
Some of the min attractions at the park are an animal orphanage, accommodating picnic sites, walking trails at hippo pools, major rhino sanctuary, different species of birds, different types of mammals and predators, campsites and an ivory burning site monument.
7 Nairobi Arboretum
It offers an awesome environment for picnics, events, birdwatching, marked walking trails, concerts, team building activities and weddings. It hosts over 300 indigenous tree species, different bird species, sykes and vervet monkeys.
8 Giraffe Centre
Another haven located in the Karen suburb. It is a home to the rare species of Rothschild giraffes, warthogs and different bird species. You can visit the centre and enjoy nature walks as you feed the giraffes.