We are a Tour Operator and Travel Agent, operating in Kenya and South Sudan. Our head office is located in the heart of one of Nairobi's beautiful residential areas and is just around the corner from the Muthaiga Country Club, made famous in the movie "Out of Africa".
At Muthaiga Travel we provide a wide range of travel services and can capably handle all your travel requirements, be they safari arrangements in Eastern Africa, flight reservations or hotel and car hire bookings - both locally and internationally. We are able to communicate in English, French, German or Spanish.
Our company was founded in 1988 by Klarissa Wills, who is still the Managing Director. Klarissa has lived in Kenya since 1969 and knows the people and the country well. She is a professional photographer and has been a tour guide for several years. She is an avid traveller who speaks five languages. Klarissa is always ready to advise on the best places to visit and what to see and do in this beautiful part of the world.
We currently employ over 55 members of staff in six offices (2 in Nairobi, Kenya and 4 in Juba, South Sudan). Our experienced Tours and Travel consultants are successfully looking after the travel arrangements of multinational companies, UN bodies, Embassies, Non-Governmental organizations and overseas tour operators. In addition we look after individual travellers, many of whom are personal referrals from satisfied clients.
Where we operate
- South Sudan
- Beach Holidays
- Bird Watching
- Flying Safaris
- Mountain Climbing
- Riding Safaris
- Safaris - Fixed Camp
- Self-Drive Holidays
- Walking Safaris
24 August 2020
One of the valuable lessons learnt during the COVID-19 season has been the importance of regular exercise to build a strong immune system to fight off infections. Exercise also has immense psychological benefits such as decreased stress, increased self-esteem, improving mental alertness and is a scientifically proven mood booster.Read More
19 November 2019
Recently, the Muthaiga Travel Team celebrated Mrs. Klarissa Wills and Ms. Mira Bid. It was an exciting occasion. Klarissa Wills, the Founder and Managing Director of Muthaiga Travel came to Kenya 50 years ago. Mira Bid, the General Manager and Director, joined the agency 20 years ago as a Travel consultant.Read More
14 November 2019
The Muthaiga Travel Team had the pleasure of visiting Makimei Children’s Home in Kikuyu. We believe in giving back to society to better the lives of the less fortunate amongst us. The Management and the Employees organized the visit as part of our collective Corporate Social Responsibility initiative.Read More
18 October 2019
Muthaiga Travel's General Manager, Mrs. Mira Bid-Shah was invited by the French Chamber of Commerce in Kenya to attend a Panel Discussion on the Tourism sector in Kenya. Also present at this discussion were the Guest of Honor, Hon. Najib Balala, Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife; Moderator Estelle Verdier, Head of Jumia Travel; Arthur Dieffenthaler, General Manager Air France Kenya; Mathieu Dutrisac, General Manager Amadeus East Africa and other stakeholders.Read More