Lamu Guided Tours
The reason why we promote Guided tours in Lamu is to preserve the old local knowledge of the town and its history as its passed from generation to generation. As promoters we want to train the new generation of tour Guides and keep them motivated to offer high standard services. Therefore by buying this service, you help us make it happen.
There are numerous sights in and around Lamu worth exploring. The architecture of the houses and buildings is especially unique. Most buildings date back to the 18th century or before and are constructed out of local materials including coral-rag blocks for the walls, wooden floors supported by mangrove poles, makuti roofs, and intricately carved shutters for windows.
Enjoy the friendly services offered by our tour guides; they are well trained to tell you the exciting history of Lamu from traditional times through recent modernization.
UNESCO World Heritage Site Guided Tour
The tour is to include: Lamu Fort, Swahili House Museum & Lamu Museum, Lamu Market, Germany post office ( the first post office in Lamu), Furniture stores, Kikoy Stores, Art galleries and the Donkey Sanctuary.
From Shela village
Guide and return boat transfer is included
From Lamu Town
No boat transfer is required