Kisumu HolidaysKenya
Kisumu is a port city in western Kenya and is the country’s third largest town. The city rests against Lake Victoria where ferries dock and shuttle off. The quiet streets feature an understated charm, with the occasional mansion and luxury car here and there.

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How to get to Kisumu

Here's what you need to know about getting to Kisumu. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Kisumu takes 22 hours.

When to go to Kisumu

Typical Holiday Price

£636 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Kisumu varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - March is the cheapest month to go to Kisumu.

Where to stay in Kisumu

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Kisumu, according to other travellers.

Reviews of Kisumu

Alicia Diaze
Alicia Diaze

the best things about it was the culture and food and just so many wonderful people around. love it.


the kisumu airport

Wycliffe Yongo
Wycliffe YongoKisumu

Summer Wilms
Summer WilmsFremantle

Nearby destinations



Lake Manyara