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Nyahururu is in the Southern Rift Valley in Kenya.


Get in[edit]

  • a Matatu to Nairobi (184 km) takes four hours and cost Ksh 700.
  • a Matatu to Nakuru (68 km) takes just over one hour.
  • a Matatu to Naivasha (78Km) takes two hours and cost ksh 400.
  • a Matatu to Nanyuki (94 km) takes three hours and cost ksh 500.
  • a Matatu to Nyeri takes 2 hours and cost Ksh 350.
  • a Matatu to Maralal takes 5 hours and costs Ksh 500.

Get around[edit]

Since this is a small town, you can walk to most places.


Thomson's Falls.
  • 1 Thomson's Falls. A 74 m (243 ft) waterfall on the Ewaso Ng'iro river situated 3 km (1.9 mi) from the town of Nyahururu, at 2,360 m (7,740 ft) elevation. In 1883 Joseph Thomson was the first European to reach Thomson Falls, and named them for his father. Thomson's Falls (Q2748822) on Wikidata Thomson's Falls on Wikipedia



  • Clenshelf Supermarket. 8am-9pm. has most thing you need. lower prices.
  • Jamaa Supermarket (town center). 8am-8.30pm. biggest supermarket in town.
  • Cooperative Bank, Nyeri-Nyahururu road. 24 hours atm.. mastercard visa card atm.




  • Bettan Hotel & Lodge, Koinange Road. clean single/double rooms with own bathroom. has hot water. free wifi. breakfast ksh 200. Ksh 1000/1500.
  • 1 Nyaki Hotel, off Kenyatta Rd, +254 65 22313. Family-run motel/hotel. Restaurant and bar on-site. (Unfinished) rooftop where you can dry your laundry. Wifi. Parking available. Single room from Ksh 1000.
  • Aberdare Ranges resort, Nyahururu-Nairobi Rd. Double room with own bathroom. TV, breakfast. from Ksh 1500.


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