About Nyanza Province
Located in the southwest of Kenya, Nyanza is one of the eight provinces in the country. It is situated close to Lake Victoria and has Kisumu, the third largest city in Kenya as the provincial capital.
Nyanza Province is inhabited mainly by the Luo and a few other communities from the Bantu speaking tribes of Gusii and the Kuria.
The late Obama Senior, the father of the President of the United States of America Barack Obama, originated from this region.
Popular destinations in Nyanza for both business and leisure travellers are Kisumu, Kisii and Migori. Kisumu International Airport serves this region.
Top Places to Visit in Nyanza
Kisumu Impala Sanctuary lies on the shores of Lake Victoria. This sanctuary houses leopards, baboons, jackals and impalas.
The endangered sitatunga antelope is protected in this sanctuary. Tourists can visit the sanctuary from 6am to 6pm.
Other places worth visiting in Nyanza are Ndere Island, Kibuye Market, Mfangano Island, Rusinga IslandKisumu Museum and Hippo Point.
Hotels in Nyanza
For accommodation in Nyanza, there is a lot to choose from all over the province. Popular hotels in different parts of Nyanza are Imperial Hotel, The Duke of Breeze Hotel and Jumuia Hotel Kisumu.
You can also book hotels in Nyanza like Royal City Hotel Annex CBD, Hotel Salazar and St Anna Guest House. These hotels are available on Jumia Travel at the best price.