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10 places near Nairobi to visit this Christmas

1.Rapids Camp, Sagana
It is off Nairobi near Nyeri with facilities for water rafting at the Sagana River. The camp is ideal for groups of friends and offers African delicacies at the restaurant.

2. Go Karting, Langata Road
This is for the lovers of all things motor and speed. The facility offers racing gear and equipment along with a guide on safety. They also have a sports bar and restaurant where you can feel your tummy!

3. Whistling Thorns, Kiserian
Overlooking Ngong hills the place is ideal for nyama choma lovers and nature lovers. The grounds are frequented by birds especially the sunbird. A swimming pool is also available for guests to relax in the wild.

4. Rolfs Place, Nairobi
The destination is located near the Nairobi National Park and prides itself in having a leopard cliff mansion, a swimming pool and a bar and barbeque restaurant. It is a must visit for nature lovers especially a walk over the gorge through the suspension bridge.

5. Ololua Nature Trail, Karen road
Ideal for hiking with a lot of primates and birds to be seen on your way. The nature trail prides itself in having an interesting waterfall and caves that are a tourist attraction.

6. Karura Waterfalls and Caves
The nature destination is located within the Karura forest and provides tranquility within rich forest cover. This is also a paradise for birdwatchers.

7. Gatamaiyu Riverine Walk
Another cool destination for hikers. A walk along the river banks while watching monkeys doing what they love best; crisscross from one tree to the other. The rich forest cover provides a canopy making the walk relaxed. There is a fisheries department office within the trail.

8. Lunar Amusement Park, Nairobi
Located near the CBD, the park offers fun activities for children including boat riding, electric car racing and horse riding.

9. Bowling at Village Market
The location offers the unique activity in a professional way with the special shoes required for one to engage in bowling being provided by the facility. Due to its location within a huge variety of outlets for different activities it can be an ideal location for any group of people hoping to have a good time.

10. Indoor rock climbing at Diamond Plaza
This is for those looking for something really unique.  Whether you are a professional or a first timer, young or old, Blue Sky Climbing Gym located on Diamond Plaza will offer a great opportunity for indoor rock climbing for fun or practice.