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An idyllic location for a picnic, the Ngong Hills are located on the southwest side of Nairobi, about 45 minutes’ drive from the city centre. They’re a series of rolling hills, which from a distance look like knuckles. We usually hike a few and then stop at the top for a picnic—and the view. You’ll see monkeys in the trees and kids herding goats. Up on top of the hills it’s very exposed and windy, so bring layers. Out-of-Africa-famed Denys Finch Hatton’s grave is located on the hills. You can visit for a small fee. It’s worth taking an armed guide with you, who you can meet at the car park, in case of any wild animals or other issues.
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"Ngong" means "knuckles" in Maasai, a fitting name since these beautiful pointed green hills resemble the back of a fist facing the sky. They are a popular place to visit close to Nairobi and provide a welcome respite from the city heat. The hills are the peaks of a ridge overlooking the Great Rift…
enjoy a day out at the nong hills and have a picnic while you are it. sit and you can be able to see the whole of nairobi from the top.
A great hiking trail and afternoon trip from The Maple House. Stunning views of the great Rift Valley.
A popular walking and picnicking venue for Nairobi's residents and visitors from all over the Country. The walk/ hike takes about 4 to 5 hour to complete, depending on fitness levels.
Tourists come from all over the world to see and hike the Ngong Hills. It is the perfect place to see a 360-degree view with the Great Rift Valley on one side and Nairobi on the other. There are 7 total hills, but you have the option to hike only a few or make a day trip and hike from one side to…