Visit Machakos County which was the first capital city of Kenya during the colonial era. The closeness of Machakos to Nairobi makes the county not only attractive for a short weekend away from the hustle and bustle of the city but also for affordable residential housing. Machakos County also borders Kiambu, Kitui, Makueni and Kajiado Counties.
The breath-taking scenery around Machakos makes it a popular destination for those looking to get back to nature. Get back to nature with a rewarding hike, or explore the meandering streets of
There are many things do in Machakos. If you are a picnic lover, you can have a great picnic with your loved ones at the Masinga Dam. You can visit the Ol Donyo Sabuk National Park to view wildlife and indigenous plant species.
Many events take place in Machakos every week. It is highly likely that there will be a concert, sports event or any other fun event at the Machakos stadium.
There's also a nearby golf course if you're looking for something more laid-back to idle away an hour or two. An amusement park, the Machakos People’s Park is also present.
The various hills surrounding the Machakos are perfect places for camping and hiking. On the Kituluni Hill, you should find the “water flowing against gravity”. Let the skeptic in you see this amazing feature and then believe.