This is a list of best places to visit in Uasin Gishu County. The county covers an area of 2,955.3 square kilometers, with an estimated population of 894,179 people. Its capital and largest town is Eldoret. The county is headed by Governor Jackson Mandago.
In no particular order, here is a list of best places to visit in Uasin Gishu County.
1. Koromosho Falls
It is a breathtaking waterfall located on River Sosiani, about 20 kilometers west of Eldoret town. It pours down a 70 meters cliff that separates a flat land from a rocky escarpment. It is one of the best places to visit for sightseeing adventures.
2. Greenwoods Campsite and Resort
It sits in a serene environment within a traditional African village surrounded by natural woodland that is a haven for different species of birds. It offers luxury accommodation in cottages. It also boasts of state of the art conference facilities, beautiful grounds that offer amazing opportunities for camping, and a resort that offers facilities for self-catering.
3. Poa Place Resort
It is an elegant resort located in Eldoret town. It offers unique and inviting accommodation in safari cottages, deluxe cottages, family suites, and VIP suites. It also prides in a wedding and events garden, a nature park and cultural center, amusement park and modern restaurants that serve both local and international cuisine.
4. Naiberi River Campsite
It is located off the Eldoret-Kaptagat-Eldama Ravine road. It prides in serene camping grounds in a forested environment that is a haven for over 200 species of birds. Other facilities here include; a state of the art swimming pool, an iconic stone cave restaurant, nature trails, and modern conference facilities.
5. Kesses Dam
It is a natural dam located in Kesses. It offers unique opportunities for fishing expeditions and recreational activities such as boat riding and swimming.
6. Sirikwa Hotel
It is located in the heart of Eldoret town. It offers luxury accommodation in spacious and well-furnished rooms to ensure guests have a tranquil stay. It prides in modern conference facilities, a state of the art swimming pool, an onsite restaurant and well-manicured gardens ideal for holding weddings and team building activities.
7. Boma Inn
It is situated off Elgon View drive-in Eldoret town. It offers luxury accommodation in guest rooms categorized as; superior rooms, deluxe rooms, and governor suites. It also features modern conference facilities, classic restaurants, well-manicured gardens ideal for holding outdoor events, terraces and open sky lounges.
8. The Noble Hotel
It offers exquisite accommodation in executive suites, deluxe rooms, and standard rooms. It also boasts of state of the art meeting/conference facilities, a swimming pool, gym and massage parlor, an onsite restaurant and beautiful gardens ideal for holding events such as weddings, birthday parties, and team building activities.
9. Two River Dam
It’s located along Eldoret-Naiberi-Kaptagat Road. The picturesque dam is a major attraction for nature lovers.