Half-Day Cultural Tour of Bomas of Kenya in Nairobi

Overview
Discover Kenya’s rich cultural diversity on this tour from Nairobi to Bomas of Kenya, a village that was constructed to represent elements of each of Kenya’s 42 ethnic groups. Tour the village with a guide before enjoying traditional performances in dance, music, and storytelling to gain a greater appreciation and understanding of Kenyan life.
What to Expect
Your tour starts by pick you from your Nairobi Hotel or accommodation at 1pm.

 

Here you will experience the rich culture of Kenya’s 42 different ethnic groups as they live on their day-to-day basis. This is clearly demonstrated through traditional dances, music, song, and folklore. There is a splendid arena where acrobatic shows are performed.The Bomas of Kenya put on displays of traditional dancers and spread over many acres, it also has a wonderful display of mud huts and traditional Kenyan homesteads. The Bomas of Kenya is the ideal place to bring energetic children as they can freely run in and out of the traditional houses & mud huts, climb up ladders and generally have a wonderfully active time.

These traditional houses are set out in clusters according to the region. The homes are grouped with the first wife’s hut, second wife’s hut, granary etc and you can see where the livestock are kept and the enormous variety between the huts.

Bomas of Kenya was initiated in 1971 after Kenya’s independence (1964) and it is run by the Kenyan Government and aims to promote Kenya’s rich cultural heritage.

In addition to the main attractions (the dancers and the traditional homesteads), there is also a large, wooden play area for young children, a small, low-key village of craft shops and other attractions.

Important Information
Departure Point

Your Nairobi Hotel /Accommodation

Departure Time

1pm

Return Details

Returns to original departure point

Inclusions
  • Visit to Bomas of Kenya
  • Professional English speaking guides
  •  All entry fees, service charge and taxes
  •  Pickup from your hotel in Nairobi and drop-off to your hotel
Exclusions
  • Anything not included above

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