David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, Nairobi

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Meet some of Nairobi's most beloved residents at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, a rescue and rehabilitation center for orphaned rhinos and elephants. Established in 1977 in honor of naturalist David Sheldrick, the nonprofit organization lies within the city's national park. Get up close to adolescent and baby elephants during bath time, and watch majestic rhinos playfully romping through their natural habitat. With the animals' welfare at its heart, the center only allows public viewing for a limited morning period, so check the website for visitor times. Discover how to plan a Nairobi trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.
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  • We visited here to see, how the elephant kids are being taken care of and we were absolutely amazed to see this place. The baby elephants are protected, rescued from the jungle and taken good care and...  more »
  • This was so fun. The 4 of us adopted 4 elephants before leaving the U.S. We made a reservation to visit the Trust hoping that we could see our elephants, and we got to see them running in from the Nat...  more »
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