Attractions near Thayu Farm Hotel

About Tigoni, Limuru

Tigoni is a small, leafy green suburb in Kiambu County that is home to an affluent community of both locals and expatriates. The green leafy highlands coupled with a cool climate provide fertile land for tea growers.

For adventure lovers, there is surprisingly  a lot of unique places to visit with activities ranging from horse riding, wine and cheese tasting sessions, boat riding & cycling trips.

Places to Visit in Tigoni, Limuru

The Buxton Tunnel

Situated 3.5km from Thayu Farm Hotel, Buxton Tunnel is the oldest & second longest train tunnel in Kenya. Built around the 1940s, the tunnel is about 1.7km long and a unique piece of Kenya's heritage.

Limuru Country Golf Club

Set-up right next to our hotel, Limuru Golf & Country Club is a beautiful lush and scenic 18-hole golf course which only a 30 minutes’ drive from Nairobi city center.

Tûrî A Mûmbi

Tûrî A Mûmbi is a new African cultural center & picnic site along Limuru Road, just 3km from our hotel. The sight has a small hiking trail, an art & cultural exhibition center & waterfalls.

The Redhilll Art Gallery

Spend a day at the Red Hill Art Gallery, a 10 minutes drive from Thayu Farm Hotel via Kabuku-Tigoni Rd and Limuru Rd. Owning a large collection of African artwork, the gallery was built to be light and airy.

Kiambethu Tea Farm

Located 5km from Thayu farm, Kiambethu provides spectacular tea tours & lunch packages whilst enjoying the views of Mount Kilimanjaro and the Ngong hills

The Dam Redhill

Located in Redhill along the new Limuru Road, the Dam Redhill resort is an 8km journey from our hotel. Fun activities to indulge in including zip lining, floating restaurant, camping & picnic sites as well as boat riding & sport fishing.

Brown's Cheese Factory

Brown's Cheese crafts natural cheeses using the utmost care, passion & expertise for cheese. Based in Tigoni, the farm produces 17 different varieties of cheese using milk from over 3,000 small hold farmers. Reservations required before visiting.