9 Days Kenya Cultural Tourism Safari Tour offers you an opportunity to come face to face with the vast cultures and ethnic groups in Kenya. 9 Days Kenya Cultural Tourism Safari gives rich cultural heritage and diversity that can only be experienced through visiting the people in their homesteads and hence coming into reality with their traditions and beliefs. Kenya boasts of 42 ethnic groups starting from Coast to Lake Victoria. A mixture of people and colorful tradition is guaranteed to thrill you.

Cultural Tourism is concerned with a country’s or regions culture, specifically in terms of lifestyle of the people, history, art, architecture, religion and all the other aspects that make up the way of living of a group of people. Cultural tourism includes tourism in urban areas, particularly historic or large cities and their cultural facilities such as museums and theaters. It can also include tourism in rural areas showcasing the traditions of indigenous cultural communities, and their values and lifestyle.

9 Days Kenya Cultural Tourism Safari Tour

This form of tourism is also becoming generally more popular throughout the world. A research study stated that cultural tourism can play in regional development in different world regions. 9 Days Kenya Cultural Tourism Safari to Kenya is about more than just wildlife or scenery- the real face of our country is found among the combined faces of Kenya’s many cultures. It is the people who bring the destination to life, each of our landscapes has a different cultural significance to a different community, and the wildlife has long been an essential part of our traditional cultures.

Cultural tour in Kenya gives personal insight into some of the 42 different native tribes, their beliefs and their traditions. Although, most of our cultural experiences are visiting authentic remote villages, the cities and townships of Kenya represent a unique culture of its own. Each metropolis represents an interesting blend of cultures and ethnic creeds that is reflected in the architecture, food, art, clothing and much more.

9 Days Kenya Cultural Tourism Safari Tour

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Jomo Kenyatta International Airport or from the Hotel
DEPARTURE TIME Please be ready by 7:30 AM for a prompt departure at 8:00 AM.
RETURN TIME Approximately 5:30 PM.
WEAR Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.
INCLUDED
Professional instructor Meals
1 hour of free time Transportation in mini-coach
NOT INCLUDED
Drinks
Instructor gratuity

9 Days Kenya Cultural Tourism Safari Tour

Claudious Tours and Safaris facilitates your opportunity to explore and enjoy the diverse Kenya cultural tours and traditional practices of different tribes of Kenya. The major tribes in Kenya are Luo, Kalenjin, Kamba, Kikuyu and Luhya which together account for 70% of the total population of about 45 million. In their rural homes, these Kenyan tribes exhibit the distinct Kenya cultural code of practices and traditions peculiar to each other.

Cultural tourism is an important tool for celebrating, preserving and promoting a state’s unique heritage. It is also an effective way to stimulate a state’s economy, as it increases opportunities for artists, encourages public participation in the arts and facilitates cultural commerce. A Kenyan trip is not only about wildlife but also about interacting with many cultures that are spread across the country. With the many communities, each one of them has their own unique cultures that distinguish them from other communities.

  9 Days Kenya Cultural Tourism Safari Tour price includes:

  • Extensive Game drives
  • Use of 4×4 Mini Van vehicle fitted with pop-up roof
  • All meals included while on safari
  • Full board Accommodation
  • All applicable Game Park entrance fees
  • Safari vehicles carry mineral water
  • Guaranteed window seating with open top for easy photography
  • Guaranteed departures for two or more passengers booking this safari
  • Professional Cultural Safari guide
  • Round trip transport from Nairobi to and Back

  9 Days Kenya Cultural Tourism Safari Tour price excludes:

  • All personal travel and baggage insurances
  • International and Domestic flights
  • All Airport Taxes and Visas
  • Medical and trip cancellation insurance
  • Yellow fever vaccinations
  • Items and services of a personal nature
  • Olduvai Gorge entrance fees
  • Canoeing safari
  • Any Optional activities such as village visit, balloon safaris, night game viewing, guided nature walks, e.t.c
  • Extras at the lodges or camps; tips and gratuities, portage, telephone, laundry etc
  • Drinks and beverages not in the Itinerary.
  • Tour driver-guide gratuities
  • Hotel accommodation in Nairobi after the safari – can be arranged on request
  • Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary

Kenya Safari Adventures

Kenya Cultural Tour Safari Holiday

9 Days Kenya Cultural Tourism Safari Tour

Day 1: Arrive in Nairobi

Transfer from Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to the Nairobi Meridian hotel for overnight. Meal Plan Bed and Breakfast

  • Main Destination: Nairobi (Kenya)
  • Accommodation: Ibis Style Hotel
  • Mid-range hotel Meals & Drinks:
  • Meals are on Bed and Breakfast Basis
  • Drinks not included

Day 2: Nairobi – Kericho

Depart Nairobi early in the morning for a 9 days luo cultural safari through Great Rift Valley with a stopover at the view point to have a glance at Mt Longonot and the breathe taking escarpment to reach Kericho tea hotel arriving in time for lunch. After lunch, you will be escorted to the Tea Plantations of Kericho.

Kericho is a Tea country which has put Kenya to be the world third largest Tea producer after India and Sri Lanka. There are beautiful rolling hills carpeted in neat, bright green tea bushes as far as you can see. Dinner and overnight at the hotel

  • Main Destination: kericho Tea Farm (Kenya)
  • Accommodation: Kericho tea hotel
  • Mid-range hotel Meals & Drinks:
  • Meals are on full board Basis
  • Drinks not included

Day 3: Kericho – Kisumu – Kit Mikayi

After breakfast, depart from Kericho via Kisumu city to reach Kenya’s most dramatic archaeological sites, a vast granite rock tower called Kit Mikayi. The legendary story behind Kit Mikayi means the first wife in Luo Tribe.

The site since time immemorial has been a worship place and is usually being used by the Legion Maria sect and you can see the remains of lit up candles in several colors inside the cave. Return to Kisumu for dinner and overnight stay.

  • Main Destination: Kisumu City (Kenya)
  • Accommodation: Kisumu hotel
  • Mid-range hotel Meals: Full board
  • Meals are on full board Basis
  • Drinks not included

Day 4: Kisumu – Kendu Bay Simbi

After breakfast, leave the campsite and drive to Simbi Nyaima Lake. Legend has it that there once existed a community on the site. The village, however, disappeared in a violent storm when residents refused to shelter and feed an old woman who sought refuge there, creating a large depression that formed Lake Simbi Nyaima.

Mythical as it is, geologists say it is a crater lake formed about six centuries ago as a result of earthquakes accompanied by volcanic eruptions. Lake Simbi Nyaima is a seasonal home of migrating flamingos. Simbi Nyaima in the local Luo language means he village that sank. It is actually a crater lake in which the community attaches great importance because of the legendary story surrounding it.

Visit and listen to the heart rending story of the woman who visited this village looking for shelter and food. We will be entertained by the local luo traditional dancers for two days. Dinner and overnight in Homa bay tourist lodge Meal plan Breakfast, lunch and Dinner

Day 5: Homa Bay

It’s a day with the local Traditional dancers. We will be entertained by the local luo traditional dancers. Dinner and overnight at Cold spring Hotel meal plan Breakfast, lunch and Dinner

Day 6: Homa Bay – Thim Lich Ohinga

After breakfast, drive to Thim Lich Ohinga arriving in time for lunch. Its time to know the truth about this great park with the help of a local tour guide. Dinner and overnight in Migori town.

Day 7: Thim Lich Ohinga – Maasai Mara

After breakfast drive to Kilgoris passing through Maize and Sugar plantation, amazing at the beautiful landscape of Nandi and Kipsigis tribes to enter the famous Maasai Mara in time for lunch. Dinner and overnight Mara Seasons Hotel.

Day 8: Masai Mara National Park

Masai Mara is Kenya’s finest wildlife reserve. Elephant and buffalo abound in the riverine forests, while out on the grasslands Impala and Thompson’s gazelle can be seen together with their attendant predators including lion, cheetah, hyena and jackal.

The Mara is the northern extension of the Serengeti ecosystem and plays host to the vast herds of wildebeest and zebra during the months of July to October. In addition, lesser known species such as topi, hartebeest, waterbuck eland and many small mammals create a kaleidoscopic picture.

Between game drives, visit to the Masai “Manyatta” (village) to learn their culture. The Masai are a fiercely proud tribe who maintain their nomadic way of life. Overnight at Mara Seasons lodge meal plan Lunch, Dinner and Breakfast.

Day 9: Maasai Mara – Nairobi

After breakfast, we spend the last morning in the bush admiring unspoilt Africa, preparing to return to Nairobi. Meal plan Breakfast.

9 Days Kenya Cultural Tourism Safari Tour
Kenya Cultural Tourism Safari
Ibis Style Hotel

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