Kiambethu Tea Farm Visit
Kenyan tea is renowned around the world and the Kiambethu Tea Farm is among the country’s oldest, dating back to 1910. This private full-day tour from Nairobi includes a tour of the tea plantation, a delicious 3-course lunch, and an expert-led tea tasting. Just a short drive from the heart of Nairobi, Kiambethu Farm at Limuru provides a tranquil insight into life on a settler farm. Situated at 7,200 ft., Kiambethu was bought and farmed by AB McDonell in 1910. He was the first person to grow, make and sell tea commercially in Kenya – now one of Kenya’s biggest exports. Five generations have lived on the farm and it is currently run by his granddaughter Fiona Vernon. The farm house is set within beautiful gardens surrounded by acres of tea and indigenous forest – home to the Colobus monkey and plenty of other wildlife.
Kiambethu tea farm visit Highlights
- Learn how to prepare the tealeaves and sample freshly brewed Kenyan tea
- Witness tea processing & Kenya's tea growing heritage
- Tuck into a delicious 3-course lunch overlooking the Ngong Hills
- Great-value tour includes lunch, hotel pickup, and round-trip transport
- Starts: Nairobi
- End: Nairobi
- Difficulty: Easy
- Min.Pax: 2pax
" Personal expenses such as, drinks, telephone calls, visas, international airfares and airport taxes, sightseeing not included in the package. Tips or gratuity for your driver guidewill be paid once daytrip concludes. "