THE MAMBA VILLAGE NAIROBI; WHERE SERENITY MEETS HUMANITYGreat and memorable experiences are everything we look forward to whenever it is time for the holidays. Planning is very vital when it comes to choosing a destination. If you love nature like I do, Africa has the most exotic destinations to make any holiday dream come alive. In the heart of East Africa lies the Mamba Village, about 13 Kilometers from Kenya’s capital city; Nairobi. This is located in the leafy suburbs of Karen that creates the perfect atmosphere to enjoy nature at its best. The serene environment is characterized by a wide range of attractions and activities to participate in. Additionally, it is located a few meters away from the Galleria Mall. This world-class shopping mall makes shopping convenient.
Reasons to Visit Mamba Village
The Leisure ParkRelaxation is the ultimate goal of any holiday. Covering about 10-Acres of exquisite land, The Mamba Village Leisure park makes the perfect outdoor spot. Still under creation, the Botanical garden is set to become the standard of conservation centers in East Africa and Africa at Large. The garden is set to have exotic trees and indigenous medicinal trees. Upon completion, the Mamba Village leisure park is set to consist of a water garden, a palm garden, an amphitheater, a Mini-Golf, large open lawns, and a medicinal arboretum. It has over 90 species of medicinal plants already plant. All these make it the ideal place for outdoor functions such as funfairs, video shooting, graduation parties, garden wedding, live music concerts and more. In a simple line; The Mamba Village Leisure Park is a haven of peace.
The Ostrich ParkThe Ostrich is the world’s largest bird. It is also the heaviest bird, flightless and cannot run. At Mamba Village in Nairobi Kenya, you not only get to watch the Savannah ostrich but also get to interact with them in their natural environment. Additionally, you are allowed to get in a close range enough for you to feed them using your hands. The natural environment is extensive; making it ideal for you to have a great time.
Boat Ride on The Man-made LakeGet an unforgettable tour around the man-made lake on a boat ride. There is nothing more beautiful than feeling mother nature in every perspective. The ambiance that the boat ride creates gives you an opportunity to relax and enjoy the stillness of nature. You can also choose or enjoy a meal at the Island buffet; a section of the Mamba Village Nairobi Resort’s main restaurant which overlooks the man-made lake.
The Crocodile Park
“Mamba” is a Swahili word which stands for crocodile in English. The Mamba Village is famous for being the primary home of crocodiles in Nairobi. The species of crocodiles found in Mamba Village in Nairobi Kenya is the Nile Crocodile. This is one of biggest species of crocodiles in Africa. The Nile crocodiles are also known as man-eaters because they can easily charge and devour the prey at will. For this reason, humans are advised to keep as far from them as possible. Their huge size and ability to camouflage render them very dangerous. Additionally, you get to learn of the different characteristics between adult crocodiles and juvenile crocodiles. A conducive environment consisting of sand beds and greyish flanked rocks in a dense vegetative background is provided for the crocodiles.