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Thimlich Ohinga Pre-Historic site

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Wow.....it was all worth it. I travelled there this past week and I had a great time. We were... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
Agnes W
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Kisumu, Kenya
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Best historic place one can ever visit. There is rich cultural diversity in this awesome place. You... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2018
NoticeQuestTours
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Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Wow.....it was all worth it. I travelled there this past week and I had a great time. We were connected through Western Circuit Tourism Association-WCTA. The drive was much better as the roads were admissible. The guide was knowledgeable and a great story teller especially...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Agnes W
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Best historic place one can ever visit. There is rich cultural diversity in this awesome place. You all should be her

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

The journey to Thim Lich Ohinga isn't possible when you don't have a robust four wheel drive and it's not also a journey for the pretty minds... This is only a plus and a valued journey if you believe in your curiosity. If you make...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Ouma Oluoko J
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Thimlich Ohinga is an amazing historic site that is very UNIQUE in the entirety of historic events. Walls made of Stones without use of motor is an old technology to appreciate. A thing that has made the structure withstand all test of time, weather and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank enochnyambori
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Truly its a amazing place. Offtrack and ignored its difficult to reach. The road is awful. Chances of getting stuck is high on the last 5 km on approach to thim lich due to the black cotton soil in the rainy season. The staff are...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank danokwiri
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

This astonishing complex of dry-stone structures has stood for over 500 years. The walls stand over 4m high in places and the few low narrow defensive gates remain intact despite occasional earth tremors. Some excavation has taken place here since the last inhabitants moved out...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Theo C
Reviewed 28 January 2016

This is an ancient, prehistoric site like the ones found in Zimbabwe (Great Zimbabwe) & the stone circles found across Southern Africa, documented & researched by Michael Tellinger. Thimlich Ohinga is a vast area of circular stone structures better viewed on Google Earth. I believe...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Guy K
Reviewed 30 July 2015

This is a historical site of the Luo people of Western Kenya. Tons of information can be found here with the ever eager guides telling you about what happened many years ago

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Herbert D
Reviewed 5 June 2015

I liked the arrangement of stones that formed the boundary walls of the early men that have remained intact for over 500 years, without the mortar. Their watch tower and the buffer stones in addition to the escape gate commonly referred to as rot/roth in...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Solomon_Juma
Reviewed 4 November 2014

traveling all the way there is a very beautiful experience .the guide there narrates the history of the place in a more entertaining manner and the residents around the place are so friendly

Date of experience: October 2014
3  Thank kendy696
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