5 days Lake Victoria and its environs Agri Tourism

 This tour will basically take you to the Peasant farmers whose livelihood depends on farming around Lake Victoria. These include Crop, Dairy, Fishing and animal farming.

 Itinerary
 Day 1 Kisumu - Seme location You will be met at your destination at Kisumu and be taken to a farm on the bank of Lake Victoria in Seme location. Tour the farm before and see Oxen plough in action before Having Lunch in the homestead. In the afternoon visit a dairy farm and see the local Dairy farm with Grade cows Zero grazing. Proceed to Dinner and an overnight stay at Kisumu Hotel. 

 Day 2 Kisumu - Gem Location Leave Kisumu in the morning after breakfast for Yala in Gem Location. Visit James Rading's home in Nyamninia and see how a widowed mother handles her daily farming activities which include Local chicken farming, Local cattle farming, crop farming and Fish farming. See the Banana Plantation and an upcoming Tree Plantation. Lunch in the homestead. In the afternoon, visit the millennium Farming projects within the region before returning back to Kisumu. Proceed to Dinner and an overnight stay at Kisumu Hotel.

 Day 3 Kisumu - Alego Siaya Leave Kisumu in the morning after breakfast for Ulafu in East Alego Location. Visit Gilbert Adongo's home and see the Oxen Plough in action on the local peasant Farm. Visit the other homesteads and see how the other women groups tend their farms. Chicken farming in the homesteads is quite admirable. Lunch is taken at the homestead. In the afternoon, visit the Dominion Farm in Yala swamp and see the Farming activities within the swamp. Return to Kisumu for Dinner and overnight.

 Day 4 Kisumu - Asembo Kamito Leave Kisumu in the morning after breakfast for Asembo Bay. Visit the home of a Local peasant and see the irrigation farming of vegetables along Lake Victoria. Goat farming and cattle rearing in Asembo Kamito are the main occupation of the peasant farmers. Lunch is taken at the homestead. In the afternoon, visit Luanda Kotieno and see the Farming activities by the Lake shore. if time allows, take a ferry across the gulf to Mbita. Proceed to Dinner and an overnight at Lake Victoria safari village.

 Day 5 Mbita - Kendu Bay-Kisumu After breakfast, visit ICIPE before proceeding to Homa Bay then to Kendu bay. On the way visit the homestead of Mzee Mwalimu Kabasa in Pala - Kendu bay and see the farming activities in and around the homestead. See the ground nut farming ,Goats and cattle farming. Lunch at the homestead. In the afternoon, proceed to Kisumu, passing through the Rice scheme at Ahero, visiting the Rice farms, the rice milling factory before reaching Kisumu. 

 The above Safari Package is for a minimum of 4 persons.
 Includes:

  • Free airport pickup 
  • Ferry charges 
  • Full board accommodation on safari/including home stays 
  • Service of an English speaking driver guide 
  • Transport based on a safari minibus with pop up roof for game viewing 
  • Driver allowances and park fees for vehicle and driver 
  • Game drives as per the Itinerary 
  • Government taxes 

 Excludes:

  • Extras at the lodges i.e. drinks, telephone, laundry etc. 
  • International flight 
  • Departure tax 
  • Tips to porters and drivers
  • Local charges and participatory fees 

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