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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  • So cool. Wish it was longer! We didn't do the extra adoption and should have! My wife got real close and touched a baby. See was in heaven.  more »
  • Come early to get in front of the line since you want to be in front to see the baby orphan elephants. There is an outdoor area with mounds of dirt that is roped off around it where you stand to see t...  more »
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