Bondo is one of the most populated towns in Siaya county in Western Kenya. The main sources of income are fishing in Lake Victoria and substinence agriculture. The town is 65km west of Kisumu city.
Who can visit Bondo without touring Kogelo, the birthplace of the father of US President Barack Obama?
You should also visit the Jaramogi Museum and Mausoleum, which is the burial site of Jaramogi Odinga, Kenya's first vice president.
Take a hike at Luanda Magere Hill. As folklore has it, the stoned hill was Luanda Magere, a fierce warrior who was turned to stone.
By Air: Bondo is easily accessible via Kisumu International Airport an hour's drive away.
By Road: If driving from Nairobi. you can drive to Nakuru then Kisumu. Alternatively, you can use the scenic route through Narok to Kisumu. The Kisian-Bondo highways is tarmacked and takes only one hour. Public service vehicles are boarded from Kisumu bus park.