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Nairobi, the capital of Kenya, is a large and constantly growing city. It has a fascinating history having been built at the end of the 19th century and then burnt down and rebuilt not long after, its impressive train system providing the logistics to keep it alive. There is a very large Indian and Pakistani community here descended from the labourers and engineers who built this industrial marvel. Two excellent places to learn about the city’s history are Nairobi National Museum and the National Railway Museum; both are well worth heading to when you get cheap flights to Nairobi.

Kenya is famous for its safari parks and wildlife, and there are plenty of tours of places like Lake Naivasha and Nakuru National Park available after getting flights to Nairobi. The Nairobi National Park is closest to the city and is home to many animals including lions, rhinos, zebras and giraffes. There are also several animal orphanages in the area where baby animals that were orphaned by poaching are looked after. Further out, the Ol Donyo Sabuk National Park is centred around a mountain forest where you can see many primates and birds.

A multicultural and busy place, Nairobi has many great restaurants to eat at, and areas such as Westlands and Hurlingham will keep your belly very happy. Although it’s advisable to stick to bottled water instead of tap water, you can certainly have an alcoholic drink or two when out sampling Nairobi’s lively nightlife in places like Parklands and Westlands.

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This is useful information about Nairobi

Photo of Nairobi   Nairobi
Temp on Avg for this month inNairobi25.9 °CSource: World Weather Online
Avg monthly rainfall inNairobi21.3 mmSource: World Weather Online
Average flying time toNairobi8 hrs 25 mins
Currency exchange rate inNairobiKsh10.00 = £0.07Source: Oanda
Airlines that fly toNairobiEtihad Airways, Kenya Airways and Air France
Deals on flights toNairobi2247
Advertisers with deals toNairobiAir Fair, Flying Eagles and Holidaymood
Number of partners with deals toNairobi46
Lowest flight deal toNairobi£422
Avg flight deal toNairobi£731

 How much do things cost in Nairobi?

  • Cappuccino: £1.40
  • 1 hour taxi waiting fee: £4.50
  • Pair of Nike trainers: £39.55
  • 1 bedroom flat in city centre: £360.44
  • 3 bedroom flat in city centre: £673.38
  • One-way ticket (local transport): £0.35
  • 1 mile taxi journey: £2.23
  • Small bottle of water (0.33 litre): £0.37
  • 3 course meal for 2: £17.31
  • Cheap meal: £2.42
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