1 Day giraffe center and Elephant orphanage tour in Kenya
This 1-day giraffe center and Elephant orphanage tour is going to take you to the giraffe center and Elephant orphanage center to see Elephants and Giraffes.
The David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage center offers hope to the young Elephants which are traumatized as a result of a series of events that happen to their parents. Most of the elephants fall into the wells as they try to drink water and others fall into trouble when their parents die as a result of poaching activities. The Elephants are looked after and later, they are released into National parks. Appreciate conservation efforts by taking up this tour.
Day 1: David Sheldrick Elephant orphanage and Giraffe center
This tour can start anywhere in Nairobi. You shall be picked up and you will be driven to the David Sheldrick Elephant orphanage center. Upon arrival normally before 11am, the keeper shall walk you through the center. You shall be amazed by what you shall see. You will observe baby elephants moving out of the wild to come and greet their keepers who stand with bottles of milk.
The keepers feed the young Elephants with milk. After feeding, you will see the young Elephants disappearing again back into the wild. Later, 2-3 year old Elephants will come out of the bush with the intention of taking breakfast, some of these elephants know how to feed themselves.
At the center, you shall learn about some of the reasons which lead to rescue some of the elephants to the center. The keeper shall be in position inform you about how the Elephants have been able to withstand their trials and how they are now better off than before. Literally, you can ask any question about Elephants and you shall surely receive good responses.
Later you shall drive to the giraffe center, the giraffe center was opened in 1979 and it has managed to rescue and resettle over 500 giraffes. During the visit to the giraffe center, you shall be in position to take feed these rare Rothschild giraffes, you will learn about the different activities carried out at the center, and during the visit, it is always advised to ask any question because you shall surely receive great responses. After a wonderful conservation tour, you shall drive back to your drop off point to mark the end of this amazing tour.