Areas of interest: Northern frontier district , samburu game reserve , marsabit national park,kalacha, chalbi desert, loiyangalani,lake turkana,turkana villages,maralal,nyahururu,thomson’s falls. Activities: culture,ethnic,Samburu village visit (optional extra cost), boat ride, wildlife,camping,traditional turkana bandas,el molo village visit,bird watching,scenery,photography,swimming facilities ( optional at extra cost),user of oasis lodge facilities.(optional at extra cost )
DAY 1: NAIROBI –SAMBURU.
Depart Nairobi for samburu game reserve on our way to samburu drive via Nanyuki town for lunch, passing through very pleasant country-side with coffee and tea plantations with good view of the peaks of Mt Kenya in dear weather. Set up camp dinner and overnight camp dinner and overnight.
DAY 2: SAMBURU.
Morning and afternoon game viewing in samburu with lunch and leisure break at camp in the mid-afternoon. During the leisure break you can visit a nearby lodge for swimming, visiting the samburu people all at an extra cost. All meals and overnight camp.
DAY 3: SAMBURU-MARSABIT.
Early morning pre-breakfast game drive. after breakfast depart for ,Marsabit via the singing well of the Boran tribe which is a quite colorful ceremony as they also bring their livestock to water at the same time later lunch at camp then spend the rest of the afternoon at leisure. Dinner and overnight at the camp site.
DAY 4: MARSABIT-KALACHA.
After breakfast proceed on a game drive in the nearby Marsabit National Park including a stop at ‘lake paradise’ which is a natural water hole in this park which is essentially an oasis. Drive on to Kalacha, picnic lunch en-route. Dinner and overnight at the camp site in this tiny settlement at the edge of Chalbi desert.
DAY 5: KALACHA-TURKANA.
After breakfast depart Kalacha for loiyangaiani. the summon term used for the south eastern shore of lake Turkana cross the Chalbi desert ,also passing north horn lunch on arrival. Rest for the afternoon and leisure for a well-deserved rest having crossed Chalbi .dinner and overnight at the campsite.
DAY 6: LAKE TURKANA.
A full day at the shores of Lake Turkana during which you can visit the El molo tribes’ men in the village who are said to be the smallest tribe in Africa, at an extra cost. Rest for the day, caution should be exercised near the lake as its waters are crocodile infested. All meals overnight at the camp site.
DAY 7: LAKE TURKANA –MARALAL.
After breakfast depart loiyangaiani for Maralal town, viewing picturesque and pristine desert landscape and scenery and the various nomadic tribes that inhibit the northern part of Kenya grazing their livestock which includes camels. Lunch en-route.
Dinner and overnight at campsite.
DAY 8: MARALAL-NAIROBI VIA THOMSON FALLS.
After breakfast, depart Maralal for Nairobi via Thompsons falls with lunch en-route .arrive in Nairobi early morning.