Welcome to Western Kenya

The Western Region of Kenya, bordering Uganda, is one of former Kenya’s seven administrative provinces outside Nairobi. It is west of the Eastern Rift Valley and is inhabited mainly by the Luhya people. Quakerism is widely practiced here. Kenya’s second-highest mountain, Mount Elgon is located in Bungoma County. The Kakamega Forest rainforest is part of the area.

Activities: Hiking, trekking, game viewing, photography, guided walks around Mt. Elgon and the Kakamega rainforest, picnic lunch, bird watching, golfing, and community visits

Experience Western Kenya

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