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Kibera Tours

Starts at Adamsarcade, Java house, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 723 669218
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Incredible Moving Experience

Even after reading all the super positive reviews of this walking tour I still had my concerns... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2017
paul s
Eye opening experience

My guide, Charles, was wonderful and I never felt rushed. I had a lot of questions about life in... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2017
Portland, Oregon
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Starts at Adamsarcade, Java house, Nairobi, Kenya
Nairobi Central Business District
+254 723 669218

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Reviewed 22 February 2017

Even after reading all the super positive reviews of this walking tour I still had my concerns about our security. Within the first few minutes with Freddy and Leonard my fears vanished. It was very difficult for me to imagine the living conditions in Kibera....More

Thank paul s
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

My guide, Charles, was wonderful and I never felt rushed. I had a lot of questions about life in Kibera and he answered them as a resident. I cannot see taking the tour in a group. For me that would be too intrusive, but a...More

Thank dvick_or
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Freddy was a great guide. He was not only born and raised in Kibera, but he still lives there. We even had an opportunity to visit his home. It was very humbling experience. The highlight for me was seeing how they recycled animal bones to...More

1  Thank lisse919
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Visiting the largest urban slum in Kenya (and 2nd in the world) cannot be reviewed like a tourist attraction. The reason for your visit must be the knowledge - we must see and visit to understand... Do not be afraid. The slums are not violent...More

Thank Iddo A
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This tour offers a look into the lives of millions of Africans that i feel most visitors close their eyes to. There is a lot of goings on in Kibera, and this is a great way to see it. The tour is a few hours...More

Thank Cameron C
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We met our two guides at Java House Cafe at the local shopping centre before commencing our 3 hour walking tour of the Kibera. Our guides were friendly and knowledge and were actually raised and live currently in Kibera. The tour stops are a number...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Booking a tour of the Kibera slum with Kibera Tours via email went very well. Fredrick was very responsive. Our pickup from the Hilton hotel was a bit delayed by extraordinary traffic (Unctad 14 conference blocked off quite some streets) but our tour guide Evans...More

Thank Hermes_NL
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Had a good time, I was alone during the tour and we walked around for about 3 hours. Asked for chapati which we got near the bone carving center. I just read some comment from someone that says she was expecting a factory of some...More

2  Thank Liv Z
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

I been to Africa many times. I am in Kenya to take my mom on a dream Safari. My mom did not want to go on this tour. She is a grateful person and appreciates life. She did not want to see people without. I...More

3  Thank Tammy N
Reviewed 20 April 2016

We were supposed to visit Kibera with a local guy, but as he did not turn up we had to take the tour. I only took "Kibera tours", because of the good reviews here on tripadvisor, but now I regret it! First, there is so...More

3  Thank JaneTeesalu
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