It is a great experience. We visited the orphanage before when my children were younger and they have continued to foster the same elephants as adults. It's is amazing to witness... read more
The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (DSWT) Elephant Nursery in Nairobi...
The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (DSWT) Elephant Nursery in Nairobi National Park provides a safe haven to orphaned baby elephants rescued by the DSWT.
The Nursery provides the first stage in the hand-rearing and development of milk dependent baby elephants. Once they graduate from the Nursery, aged 2-3 years, the elephants move to one of the DSWT's Reintegration Centres in Tsavo East National Park, from where they will ultimately return to the wild.