Nairobi is the capital and largest city of Kenya. The city and its surrounding area also form the Nairobi County. Nairobi is the one of the few cities in the world with a national park within its boundaries making it a prime tourist destination as well, with several other tourist attractions. The most famous is the Nairobi National Park.
Nairobi National Park is a unique ecosystem by being the only protected area in the world close to a capital city. The park is located only 7 km from Nairobi city centre. The savannah ecosystem comprise of different vegetation types. Open grass plains with scattered acacia bush are predominant.