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Turnup Travel offers around Nairobi and Kenya

Turnup.Travel is an inbound and outbound tour operator, a holiday concierge and a production arm that delivers stunning visual content, digital campaigns and stories. Turnup.Travel has a digital marketing arm called Turnup in Motion with a dedicated professional crew of photographers, filmmakers, writers, producers and licensed drone pilots. They also have Turnup for Good, which is a storytelling agency where they organize  themed tours and craft campaigns to amplify sustainable tourism, fundraising and CSR initiatives.

In their efforts to better illuminate African culture, Turnup in Motion crafted a Vlogumentary series that documents the travels of millennial Kenyan travellers seeking to re-discover our continent. Through their Vlog, they seek to entertain, educate, inspire & draw global audiences to the beauty of Kenya and Africa. They achieve this by travelling to awesome locations, properties and give them full exposure with regards to their history, people, languages, culture, traditions, food & beverage, nightlife, landscapes & wildlife.

Turnup Travel are looking for platforms/ partners/ funders to commission season two of Turnup in Motion looking for content focused around cultural, tourism, adventure & travel sectors. Get in touch with them if you’d like to be involved. Check out the 7-episode season 1 below:

WILD SIDE OF NAIROBI  – NNP, DSWT, GIRAFFE CENTRE AND LUNCH

While Nairobi is more known for it’s bustling city scenes and social landscape, it’s wild nature sets it apart from most (if not all) other cities in the world. There is a wild side of Nairobi that can quickly make one forget you’re in Kenya’s Capital.

Join Turnup.Travel for the Wild Side of Nairobi Tour; one that encompasses the raw nature of Nairobae! We love to celebrate the wildlife and environments that was gifted to us. Conservation is taking on a new face in recent years and what better way to contribute to it than to immerse yourself in the very environment that we are all trying to preserve

Rates

Citizens / Residents: Ksh 10,500

Non-Residents: USD 140

 

What’s included

– Pick up and drop off from central pick up point (CBD)

– Game Drive at Nairobi National Park

– Snacks at Safari Walk

– All Park fees at Nairobi National Park, Elephant Orphanage & Giraffe Center

– Full buffet lunch at Carnivore Restaurant

– Complimentary photography from Turnup.Travel

 

Itinerary

– 0500: Meet at Kencom

– 0630: Game Drive at Nairobi National Park

– 0800: Picnic Breakfast & Visit of Ivory Burning Site

– 0930: Snacks at Safari Walk

– 1100: DSWT (Elephant Orphanage)

– 1230: Beast of a Feast at Carnivore Restaurant (Lunch)

– 1430: Giraffe Center

– 1630: Brew Tour at Brew Bistro Tap Room (Galleria). Happy Hour all night

WALKING TOUR OF CBD FROM UHURU PARK

Two hour walking tour that takes you around the green city under the sun.

– Meeting point Uhuru Park

– Start the walking tour around the CBD

– History of architecture

– Optional shopping

– Visit KICC

 

Package fee

Citizens: Kshs. 1,500

Non residents-USD 20

 

Package Inclusive of:

– Well informed English speaking guide

– Access to KICC Helipad

NAIROBI HERITAGE TOUR- FULL DAY

Itinerary

Depart Nairobi and drive to Nairobi National Museum – 10 minutes’ drive from Nairobi city centre.

Nairobi Museum aims to interpret Kenya’s rich heritage and offers a one stop for visitors    to sample the country’s rich heritage both for education and leisure. In addition to the museum, visitors are treated to a variety of shopping and dining facilities, as well as botanical gardens that offer a serene environment.

Snake Park – adjacent to the Nairobi Museum.  It serves visitors with better, public programmes like octopus exhibition, interactive sessions with harmless reptiles and amphibians, exhibition on the birds of the Snake Park and feeding of crocodiles with live fish. Audio Visual transmission of information on exhibitions, are under way. The aquaria have been modified with a classy touch of beautiful art work for their finishing. It is your world class tourist destination!

 

Nairobi Gallery

Located at the intersection of Kenyatta Avenue/ Uhuru Highway in the heart of Nairobi City is the Nairobi Gallery. Built in 1913, this was the Old PC’s office building fondly referred to as ‘Hatches, Matches and Dispatches’ because of the births, marriages and deaths that were recorded here.

Today, the building is a National Monument and serves as a museum holding temporary art exhibitions.

Uhuru Gardens

15 minutes’ drive from the city centre. Kenya’s largest memorial park. Uhuru is a Swahili word meaning freedom.

Uhuru Gardens  is Kenya’s birthplace. This is where the first Kenyan flag was first raised and thus marking the very first year of independence on the 12th December 1963. Within the garden are two monuments commemorating Kenya’s independence, and a Mugumo (fig) tree.

The Mugumo tree is symbolic as it was planted on the spot where the Union Jack (British flag) was brought down and Kenya’s national flag was first hoisted. The site was a diversity of native flora and fauna of savannah woodland.

Oloolua Nature Trail

Hidden away in the market suburbs of Karen is the 250 hectares of the indigenous dry Oloolua forest. On arrival you will have a relaxing picnic lunch in the serene setting.

 

Karen Blixen

Located 10 km from the city centre. The farm house gained international fame with the release of the movie ‘Out of Africa’ an Oscar winning film based on Karen’s an autobiography by the same title.

In the evening you will be dropped back in Nairobi after the Historical day tour.

 

Rates

Citizens : Kshs.7,500

Non-Residents:USD 105

 

What’s included

– Entrance fees at Nairobi Museum,Snake park,Nairobi Gallery,Uhuru Gardens,Oloolua Nature trail and Karen Blixen

– Return Transport from Nairobi

– Picnic lunch

– Well informed english speaking guide

NAIROBI NIGHTLIFE EXPERIENCE

Party at the best bars in Westlands and CBD- Hop on and hop off at any location from 7pm (pick up at KICC/ hotel to 4am. Move around with your fellow delegates and meet new friends as we explore Nairobi’s vibrant nightlife vibes. Enjoy great music and hang out with new people. Unlimited rides.

Turnup.Travel Global Ltd

P.O. Box 30800-00100 Nairobi

E: reservations@turnup.travel

M: +254 724 215 977

W: www.turnup.travel

 

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