Bomas of Kenya is a tourist village in Langata, Nairobi. Bomas (homesteads) displays traditional villages belonging to several Kenyan tribes.
It was established by the government in 1971 as a subsidiary company of Kenya Tourist Development Corporation as a tourist attraction. It also wanted to preserve, maintain and promote rich and diverse cultural values of various tribal groups of Kenya.
Kenya is a nation rich in culture, which is being threatened by increasing modernity. To combat the loss of this rich heritage, the Bomas of Kenya has put together a series of tribal cultural shows geared towards promoting her rich cultural diversity. It features virtually all of the 42 tribes in the country, coming together from diverse cultural backgrounds
The bomas of Kenya tour begins around 11:00 am the pickup time then head to the Bomas.
Clear with the officials at the gate and start a tour within the Bomas(Homesteads) of various tribes. Enjoy your tour for two hours as you learn the history of each Kenyan tribe for the 42 tribes.
After finishing all the homesteads, take lunch at the bomas restaurant then proceed to the main hall where you will enjoy traditional dances from various tribes at 2:00 pm
The dance ends at 4:00 pm and you can leave for your hotel or Airport to catch your next flight. If You still have time, you can proceed to Carnivore restaurant for the live band and later dinner then go to the hotel to catch your sleep.