Information

Post in Nairobi

Main Post Office

The vast main post office is a well-organised edifice close to Uhuru Park. Around the back of the main building is the EMS office, for courier deliveries, and there’s a Telkom Kenya office upstairs.
Medical in Nairobi

AAR Health Services

Probably the best of a number of private ambulance and emergency air-evacuation companies. It also runs private clinics at various locations around Nairobi, including in Westlands.
Post in Nairobi

EMS Office

For courier deliveries. It's cheaper than the private couriers, but queues here are longer. Located around the back of the main post office.
Tourist Information in Nairobi

Friends of Nairobi National Park

This society aims to raise awareness about the park and protect wildlife-migration corridors connecting to other Kenyan regions.
Telephone in Nairobi

Telkom Kenya

Telkom Kenya has dozens of pay phones. Many stands downtown sell Telkom Kenya phonecards and top-up cards for prepaid mobiles.
Police in Nairobi

Tourist Helpline

A free service for tourists in trouble. Has a good nationwide network and works closely with the police and local authorities.
Immigration in Nairobi

Nairobi Immigration Office

Visa extensions can be obtained at this office, around the side of Nairobi's once-feared main administrative building.
Tourist Information in Nairobi

African Wildlife Foundation

Private conservation foundation that works to combat poaching, build community engagement and protect wildlife.
Pharmacy in Nairobi

KAM Pharmacy

A one-stop shop for medical treatment, with a pharmacy, doctor’s surgery and laboratory.
Embassy in Nairobi

Ugandan High Commission (Consular Section)

The consular section is downtown. There's also the high commission office further out.