The Mfangano-Rusinga Island Complex | Attractions
The Mfangano-Rusinga Island Complex
Attraction Type:Historic Sites, Scenery & Landscapes, Wildlife
Category: Archaeological site, Lake or River, Birding Site
Region: Western
City / Town:Rusinga Island
Road / Street:Mbita Causeway
Telephone: 254 20 374 2131
254 721 308485
Entrance Fee:Yes
Description:
This complex is surrounded by expansive beaches and is home to monitor lizards, hippos, and over 100 species of birds. Rusinga is the final resting place of the late Tom Mboya, a famous politician who was assassinated in 1969. It is also rich in fossils, including a Proconsul skull.

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