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Kisumu Day Tours Rusinga Island Day Trip offers a colorful and exciting 1 day excursion from Kisumu to Rusinga Island Lodge located in Mbita on the world’s second largest fresh water – Lake Victoria.
Our Rusinga Island Lodge day tour offers endless choices of activities. These include:
* Boat rides to bird Islands for bird watching
* Boat rides to the nearby white sandy beaches of Takawiri Island
* Fishing for Legendary, giant Nile Perch along the shoes or cast for tilapia off the jetty
* Water Sports activities such as Jet-Ski, Water-skis, Mono-skis, Kneeboard, Banana, Kayaks
* Relax at the lodge and play a selection of board games in the mess as well as croquet and boules
* Visit Lake Simbi – home to millions of flamingos who migrated from Lake Nakuru and Lake Bogoria
* For the active you can ride mountain bikes for those wishing to take some exercise near the lodge or try 19 km’s ride around the Island
* Visit a Women’s Orphan Group nearby to see how widowed mothers make soap, tailoring, basket weaving, beadwork and patchwork etc
* Relax and at the lodge and enjoy Rusinga Spa which offers massages = scrubs, wraps, Indian head massages, Spa Manicures and pedicures
* Visit Ruma National Park – a 30 minute boat ride followed by a short drive to the park to see Rothschild Giraffe, Jackson’s Hartebeest, Oribi and Bohor Red buck, Leopard etc
* Fossil Sites: a walk behind the lodge brings you to the site where in 1948, Mary Leaky discovered Proconsul Heseloni – The first “missing link” together with a dazzling array of 18 million year old fossilized remains of mammals, fish, insects, reptiles and plants
Kisumu Day Tours Rusinga Island Lodge Day Trip Itinerary
0530 Hours: After an early breakfast at your hotel/ residence depart by road for a transfer to Luanda K’Otieno in Uyoma, Rarieda where the 90 kilometer Kisumu-Luanda K’Otieno tarmacked road ends and Lake Victoria begins.
Road transfer from Kisumu International Airport to the Lodge through Luanda Kotieno via the ferry.
0730 Hours: We arrive at Luanda K’Otieno in good time for our ferry which departs on schedule timings (0800 Hours). Luanda K’Otieno is more like of trading centre and a vital harbor that links commuters to Mbita Town across Lake Victoria.
0800 Hours: The ferry departs Luanda K’Otieno and sails to Mbita. Mbita channel is an important economic passage for residents of the low laying locations within these two regions as well as the two major fishing islands of Rusinga.
0900 Hours: After an hour’s ride, the ferry docks in Mbita, this is linked to Rusinga Island by a 200 metre causeway. You will be met and transferred to Rusinga Island Lodge. There are tons to do and see for the adventurous.
1300 Hours: Lunch is served at the lodge
1630 Hours: We transfer you to the ferry for a return trip from Mbita to Luanda K’Otieno.
1700 Hours: Ferry departs Mbita for Luanda K’Otieno.
1800 Hours: Arrive at Luanda K’Otieno and transfer you by road back to Kisumu.
2000 Hours: Arrive back at your hotel/ residence
Kisumu Day Tours Rusinga Island Lodge Day Trip Prices
Kisumu Day Tours Rusinga Island Lodge Day Trip Rates Includes:
Lunch + Kisumu Day Tours Rusinga Island 1 day Trip + Professional English speaking guides + All entry fees, guide fee, service charge and taxes & Pickup from your hotel in Kisumu City and drop-off to your hotel
|Dates From||Dates To||Price Per Person||Child Aged 8 to 12 Years|
|1st January 2021||31st December 2021||Request for rates||Request for rates|
* Our fishing day trip from Kisumu could also visit Mfangano Island Camp on Lake Victoria. Kindly request before booking
What to Bring on the Day Trip: Sun protection (hats, sun cream, glasses), ankle-length walking boots and trousers for walking, light windproof jacket, jersey, swim wear, binoculars, cameras and film.
Kisumu Day Tours Rusinga Island Lodge Day Trip Rates Do Not Include:
* Tips or gratuity
* Travelers insurance
* Communication charges
* Visas, international airfares and airport taxes; meals
* Lunch or dinner in town (option and extra charges direct)
* Sightseeing not included in the package; optional activities
* Personal expenses such as transfers to/ from the airport (supplement airport transfer cost applies for tours starting from the airport)