Brief Description about Nandi County
Experience nature in its purest form, staying in the hills. In the middle of an infinite stretch of lush green tea fields. A green Oasis that boasts a river with sixteen waterfalls providing a picturesque atmosphere for relaxation away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Karoit Nature Resort gives you a breath taking view of Lake Victoria which is the largest fresh water lake in Africa.The hills harbor many other unique creatures like the tree squirrels and baboons. The location of our villagetour is dominated by tea plantations ,which has given rise to fun activities such as tea picking competitions.
The high altitude location of the area provides the perfect conditions for agricultural activities which the resort is engaged in including goat rearing. The togenburg, sannen, galla, boer goat and German Alpine breed of goat which is known for its nutritious goat milk is found in the farm.Bird rearing is also practiced and unique bird species including guinea fowls,quails and several varieties of chicken are kept.The place is ideal for team building, retreats,conferencing and weddings. The karoit village offers several activities which guests can engage in, including:-hiking, camping, kiting and other outdoor games. While hiking one can also get a marvelous view of the incredible waterfalls which gush out clean and pure water. Small river channels which build up from the waterfalls eventually pour out their water into the lake Victoria. Sugarcane grows along the river courses which is a healthier form of sugar. This sugar when combined with the refined tea leaves from the tea will make a delicacy of African Tea ‘Oolala’.
2 Days – 1 Night Nandi Village Tour
Day 1 Breakfast then proceed to the farm for tea collection training and sugarcane plantation visit which take a full day
Day 2 After breakfast then proceed to the farm as per the day’s activities of choice i.e culinay tour, tea or sugarcane farm work, goat rearing excursion as well practicing milking