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Kisumu Impala Sanctuary

The Kisumu Impala Sanctuary spans about 38 ha. It was created to provide a home for threatened Impalas within Kisumu city and its environs. It also provides a safe grazing area for hippos from the lake. The sanctuary consists of two portions, separated by private developers. KWS is coming up with ideas on how best … Continue reading

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KISUMU MUSEUM

Officially opened to the public in 1980, the Kisumu Museum is located within Kisumu town. The plan to set up a museum in Kisumu was set in motion in 1975, and five years later, on April 7, 1980 Kisumu museum was opened to the public. It is located in Kisumu town along the Kisumu-Kericho highway. … Continue reading

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Annual Kisumu Impala Boat Race held at Impala park-Lake Victoria

The second edition of the annual Kisumu Impala Conservation Boat Race was successfully held at the weekend Kisumu Impala Sanctuary on Lake Victoria.The race with the theme ‘Let’s row to conserve the sitatunga’  aims to raise funds for the conservation of the endangered sitatunga antelope found in the wetland on the shores of Lake Victoria. … Continue reading

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KISUMU’S SITES:LUANDA MAGERE’S ROCK-SIDHO

 A site in Sidho with a stone is still revered as the spot where Luanda Magere died and people come from far and wide to conduct rituals and prayers at the site. The site is about 12km from the Awasi-Chemelil road, 1.5Km before you reach the Kopere – Songhor junction.  Visitors brave the rough terrain … Continue reading

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THE LEGEND OF LUANDA MAGERE

Of all the famous Luo legends, that of Luanda Magere stands out as the most recent and, perhaps, most tangible Among the Kenya Luo ethnic community, the story is told of a legendary hero called Luanda Magere. “Luanda” means “rock”.  “Magere” could variously mean “the one that builds” or “the one on which I shall build” … Continue reading

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KISUMU’S TOURS AND TRAVEL:EASY TOURS AND TRAVELS

Mission Statement To provide efficient and reliable Tour and Travel services to our esteemed clients.  Vision To be a world class Tour and Travel service provider inKenya by 2030.  Corporate Values We shall at all times treat our customers with honesty, fairness and respect and remaining focused to the following core values: Professionalism in service … Continue reading