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Birdnificent©: Nairobi Arboretum Bird Watching

October 21, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Explore the diverse birdlife of Nairobi Arboretum

Date: Saturday, October 21, 2023 – 08:00

Location: Nairobi River Arboretum, Nairobi

Discover the hidden gem of Nairobi, the Nairobi Arboretum, a charming forest and recreational haven nestled just west of the city center. Managed by the Kenya Forest Service, this serene oasis boasts not only lush greenery but also the meandering Nairobi River, adding an extra layer of allure to this urban sanctuary.

Prepare for an extraordinary birding experience as we explore the Nairobi River Arboretum. The tranquil atmosphere and the presence of the Nairobi River create a harmonious habitat, making it an ideal destination for bird enthusiasts. This little-known spot is known to host a variety of avian treasures.

As you venture through the arboretum’s verdant trails, keep a keen eye out for some of Kenya’s unique bird species. The lush surroundings offer a perfect setting for birdwatching, and you may have the opportunity to spot rare and captivating feathered friends.

On this bird watching tour, you will learn about the different bird species that live in Nairobi Arboretum and how to identify them. You will also take an easy walk through the arboretum, where you will have the chance to see these birds in their natural habitat.

Some of the bird species that you may see on this tour include:

  • African fish eagle
  • African swamphen
  • Common moorhen
  • Common spoonbill
  • Grey heron
  • Little grebe
  • Pied wagtail
  • Red-knobbed coot
  • Southern red bishop
  • Yellow-billed duck
  • African goshawk
  • Lesser honeyguide

This is a great opportunity to learn about the incredible birds of Nairobi Arboretum and to experience the beauty of this natural oasis within the city.

What to bring:

  • Binoculars
  • Sun hat
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Water bottle

Embrace the serenity of nature within the city and discover the hidden treasures of Karura Forest. Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with Kenya’s diverse birdlife in its natural habitat.

Join us for this memorable birding adventure!.

All entrance fees as per itinerary
Professional guide

Items of personal nature such as telephone calls, and drinks
Gratuity to driver/guides

Book your tour today!

Deadline: October 11, 2023

Contact: info@safarisense.co.ke
Tel: 0720654066


October 21, 2023
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
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