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Bomas of Kenya

Langata Rd | Mageso Chember, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
+254 724 288044
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Half-Day Cultural Tour of Bomas of Kenya in Nairobi
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Each boma (homestead) in this cultural village was built using traditional specifications of myriad Kenyan tribes; through architecture, crafts, music and dance this village serves to preserve Kenyan culture.
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good47%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Langata Rd | Mageso Chember, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting to see the different types of houses/villages. We also saw the dancing performances from several of the regions.

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a well curated assortment of the various styles of primative/country villages. They differ only modestly, but are nicely arranged. The reason to go is to see the dance and music show, which highlights various styles, and is VERY well done. To save a...More

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great introduction to Kenya! 1.5 hour dance show with different tribal dances. Loved the passion of the dancers! The grounds were filled with the houses of the Kenyan tribes -- so interesting to see the differences and similarities. Was very glad we chose to do...More

Thank Cathy C
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The dancers were fantastic and for the price you get alot of dancing. It was interesting watching so many different types and the outfits were great. Definitely definitely support this cultural centre by visiting. I would go again. It seemed a shame the theater area...More

Thank Ian D
Reviewed 6 June 2017

A Kenyan had recommended this place to me. I had gone there with friends mainly to see the cultural show consisting of dances from various parts of Kenya. The music is as entertaining as the dancing. If you don't relish audience participation in performances, then...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2017

If you want a deeper sense of culture in Kenya, this is the place to get it. Bomas shows you examples of how each tribe lived in Kenya, and you can compare the styles of their villages, homes and domestic lives. One important thing to...More

Thank Robyn S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Best place to watch and participate in many African dances, variety of Kenyan dishes and so many activities. You should be there.

Thank Veroniq254
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I was here a long time ago and I was great to see the changes/ improvements that had been made. It's always great to be reminded of one' culture. The traditional dances did it for me. The dancers were very enthusiastic and automatically drew me...More

Thank gorgeousmarcy
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We visited Bomas the last day of our Kenyan trip. Since our trip had consisted primarily of game drives, we enjoyed learning about the culture of many of the Kenyan tribes. The guide who took us around the area with the huts from different tribes...More

Thank DEL67NJ
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The huts are great and are a lovely peek into times gone by. They could use more interpretation about dressings of the huts and the general cultures. This may be addressed in the tour after the show but as we needed to leave immediately after...More

Thank Anita O
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there are various things to consider, are you a resident or non res, a citizen, will you go with children, their ages as well However, all the prices vary try Bomas of Kenya website as well, it has the information and... More
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