Day 1: Nairobi-Kisumu. Leave Nairobi in the morning, have lunch at Kericho. Walk in the tea plantations then drive via Lwanda Magere (the Luo warrior who was killed and turned into a stone) continue to Kisumu for dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Ndere Island National Park-Kakamega. After breakfast drive to Kaloka Beach, take a boat to Ndere Island National Park see some game and bird life. Row the boat back to Kaloka Beach. Drive via Kit- Mikaye (this rock is where Mikaye the mother of Luo tribe sheltered herself after along journey down the Nile) drive back to Kisumu for Lunch. In Kisumu the tour takes you to Impala Park, Kisumu Museum and Dunga Beach (optional). Drive to Kakamega arriving late evening, dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Kakamega Forest-Kisumu. After breakfast, full day exploration of Kakamega forest in search of birds, butterflies and animals such as debraza, colobus, blue and red tailed monkeys and olive baboons. Over 30 varieties of snakes including the deadly gaboon viper, Jamesons mamba and black mamba are found here among other animals. Great and very old indigenous trees, some are hundreds of years old. Drive to Kisumu for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Kisumu-Homa Bay. Leave Kisumu after breakfast, drive southwards through rice plantations in Kano plains to Odino falls after brief stop continue to Kendu bay for lunch. Proceed to Simbi Nyaima for bird viewing in this small lake, continue to Kanjira and Kanam hot springs onto Homa bay for dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Homa Bay-Rusinga-Mbita. Drive to Rusinga, do a tour of the Island to the historical places including the museum (where the remains of the first man were found) by Doctor Louise Leakey, visit Tom Mboya Mausoleum where this accomplished nationalist politician was buried. After his assassination on a Nairobi street. Return to Mbita for dinner and overnight.
Day 6: Mbita-Ruma National Park-Awendo. Depart after breakfast, drive through hills and meandering road to Ruma National Park with a picnic lunch do game drive then drive out to Thim Lich Ohinga onto Gogo falls then to Awendo for dinner and overnight.
Day 7: Awendo-Nairobi. Depart Awendo, drive through sugar plantations via Tabaka for (the soapstones) you can buy if you want they are cheaper than Nairobi. Lunch enroute, arriving Nairobi in the evening.
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