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Oloolua Nature Trail

Karen Road, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
+254 720 650869
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One with Nature ☺

The place is great to visit..the nature trail is about 5 kilometres long... Alongthe trail there is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rora B
Nairobi, Kenya
via mobile
It's just about ok.

I love a forest walk but this is just a bit disappointing. Unlike Karura forest which is well... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Nairobi, Kenya
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“caves” (23 reviews)
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Karen Road, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
+254 720 650869
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place is great to visit..the nature trail is about 5 kilometres long... Alongthe trail there is a cave, a beautiful water fall and a picnic bench.. Great for Saturday morning runs... Entry fee is 200 Kenyan shillings for residents

Thank Rora B
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I love a forest walk but this is just a bit disappointing. Unlike Karura forest which is well managed with great paths and loads of animals and bird life this feels a bit unloved. There were crowds of noisy picnickers, litter, overgrown narrow paths etc....More

1  Thank Annie202014
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Having popped down to the trail in early April for the first time; a friend and I did the dash down to the cave and back. Whilst we managed in sandals, I would recommend better shoes (and a tetanus shot!). Partly as the terrain is...More

1  Thank stugom
Reviewed 21 April 2017

The forest is located in the serene and quite neighborhood of Karen in Nairobi. You can choose to have a picnic, walk through the nature trail or camp. They charge differently for each item but they are all affordable. Its much affordable if you want...More

Thank victork2542016
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This place is too good when you are doing the walk around the forest 4km is so good . It is fun for the kids too there will love it Also the the waves and the waterfall is too good I recommend it to everyone

Thank Sumeet G
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This small forest area is a good escape for an afternoon walk or a weekend picnic. More informal than the likes of Karua Forest but that can also be the charm. We have Ben there for a couple of hours and only seen 2-3 other...More

Thank Simon D
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I went in April so it was probably the driest it gets but its a good trail for a long walk and if you want to have a picnic with friends.

Thank euricia
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This is the place to be for the natural lovers. It's advisable to go as a group of more than 3 people. You can walk, jog, walk your dog. There is plenty of fresh air and lots of things to discover. We found a sought...More

Thank nancy798
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Getting here was easy as we were able to grab an uber there and there was service available there so we were able to call an uber to pick us up. This is a very beautiful place with varied terrain however there is very little...More

Thank melissassm
Reviewed 7 March 2017

For those who love nature this is the place. Oloolua trail is one peaceful place to be with yourself your beloved and even family.The security is good, waterfall is amazing,if you love camping do a bonfire this is the place.I was recommended by my friend...More

Thank qudrahnizar
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29 April 2017|
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Response from Noris M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, It is in Karen,quite cool and peaceful with proper guidance of the map you will cover in 2hrs or less,waterfalls,swamp,camp place,cave. I would advice to go there around 1pm and exit and 4pm
Eliud W
4 January 2017|
Response from Noris M | Reviewed this property |
Hi,it can hold a perfect team building and also site seeing since it has a waterfall,also has good spots for camping.i loved the scenery
Gladys M
30 September 2016|
Response from WhitneyKoonce | Reviewed this property |
You can take Langata Rd. or Ngong Rd all the way to Karen. The nature trail is just past Karen Blixen House, where Karen Road dead ends.