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Updated on Oct 02, 2019 Useful Info

Top off the beaten path destinations in Nairobi

  • Here are some of the best-hidden destinations within Nairobi.

Kiloran House

  • Located in Kilimani, Nairobi, there's no place that's peaceful and serene as the old colonial Kiloran House.
  • It is graced by beauty and calmness in the heart of the city and therefore offers the best environment for a sundowner or breakfast.

The Shire

  • It overlooks the Mwitu Forest.
  • It is the ideal location as its proximity to the famous Giraffe Centre, Karen Blixen and David Sheldrick, some of Nairobi's top tourist destinations, is favorable.

The Castle on Champagne Ridge

  • It's the ideal location for people looking for peace and tranquility outside Nairobi.
  • It is located in Ngong hills, about 40 kilometers from Nairobi's CBD and overlooks the Ngong forest sanctuary. They are also listed on Airbnb, their accommodation currently $85 per night.


  • This is a Kenyan Jewellery brand that collaborates with local artists and exposes them to a wide market.

House of treasures emporium

  • This is a house whose owners have exhibited a collection of pieces they collected during their travels around the world.

Toi Market

  • This is an open-air market that sells handmade crafts at cheap prices. It's about 15 minutes drive away from the city center.

Langata Link

  • Located in Langata Link Complex, it offers a variety of African designs varying from clothes, shoes, jewelry, and handbags.