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Pro Slum Tours

This is a customized Escorted - Charity Slum tour of the Nairobi Slums including Kibera, Korokocho, Mukuru and Mathare Slums. The tour starts from a designated agreed point in the city of Nairobi then it proceeds to the particular slum amongst the named above where you will be escorted by the local inhabitant tour guides of the designated slum. These are usually the community leaders of the slums. You will be taken to the various house holds for you to sample their daily routine life. Then you will be taken to witness projects being undertaken by the other organizations. After the tour, you will be handed back your contribution for you to donate it to a project of your choice. You will then be driven back to your destination back to the City centre.

These tours can be combined with the other regular Safaris to the wildlife lodges or any other.

Kibera Slum Tours;

Upon arrival, you will be met by our tour manager who will take you to your hotel to check in. After which you will be taken for a brief tour of Nairobi city before heading to the sprawling Kibera Slum considered the biggest slum in sub Saharan Africa. while in Kibera, you will be taken to meet the HIV orphaned children's homes, the Kibera Olympic primary school and the Baraka Za Ibrahim School where you will see how crowded the class rooms are, due to free primary school system, the day to day activity of the residents, the type of housing and the unavailability of sanitary facilities, lack of normal feeding timetable, the flowing sewage and the businesses undertaken by the local residents.

Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight.

Mukuru Slum Tours;

After breakfast, you will be driven to the Nairobi's industrial area, then into the Mukuru Kayaba where you will visit the local NGO center which has a school, feeding center and the women group activities in the slum. Lunch is taken at a hotel in the industrial Area. In the afternoon, proceed to Kiambiu slum next to the Kenya Air Force base in Eastleigh, here you will meet the slum dwellers, those who do not go to the Nairobi central business district, the primary school and the community leaders who will brief you on the daily chores of this slum.

Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight.

Mathare Slum And Korogocho Tours;

After breakfast, you will be driven to the Mathare slum where you will see the new housing development project in the slum. Visit the drug addicts' rehabilitation center; the school for the HIV orphaned children, and the bank of Nairobi River. Lunch is taken at the nearby Utalii Hotel.

After Lunch proceed to the Korokocho slum where you will be amazed with the number of the roaming children in the slum. Visit the local NGO's poverty rehabilitation project, the Catholic secondary school, the Market , the local police station and then proceed to the Nairobi city refuse dumping site in Dandora where you will see the biggest heap of refuse in Africa which acts as a source of food and as well as income to the poor who scavenge there everyday.

Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight.

Cost For Each Tour; Nett Quotation:

NO. OF PERSONS/ SEASON PP IN US$ Each of 01 Persons Each of 03 Persons Each of 04 Persons Each of 05 Persons Each of 06 Persons Each of 07 Persons
02 JAN 12 TO 31 DEC 12 200 180 160 150 140 135

Cost Includes:

  • Transportation on safari with a custom made 07-seater safari microbus (07 window seats) with a roof hatch for enhanced viewing and photography.
  • Contribution to the visited organisation
  • Services of an English speaking driver and our guides and safety guards are very well-known in and are even born and living in there;
  • Fees where applicable
  • Bottled mineral water on safari vehicle for use during game drives only.
  • Safari briefing in Nairobi.
  • Restricted-picture policy: Pictures are allowed at dedicated places after permission of the guides;
  • If you have wishes regarding places to visit, please feel free to ask us for a custom-made tour.

Not Included:

  • Drinks
  • Tips and gratuities to driver/guide,
  • Further contribution to the established organisation
  • Travel insurance.
  • Any other item of a personal nature

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airOn request, we can combine your safari itinerary with a stay at the beach hotels in Mombasa, Malindi, Lamu and Zanzibar for any number of nights.