Journey to the Jade Sea is an 8 days enthralling adventure safari taking you to the remote and arid Northern Frontier Districts of Kenya. On this safari you will visit Samburu National Park for game viewing & cultural encounters with the Samburu people .... before reaching Lake Turkana - "the Jaded Sea"
Day 1 Nairobi - Samburu
On this day you will leave Nairobi early in the morning heading towards north through the fertile areas of the Central Highlands, past vast pineapple plantations, coffee farms and rural towns. We make a stop in the equator town of Nanyuki for lunch. From here Mount Kenya is just a stone’s throw away, however you will drive on via Isiolo to the Samburu Game Reserve.
Day 2 Samburu Game Reserve
Spend this day on extend day and night game drives Samburu in search of some of the more unusual species found in northern Kenya - Grevy's zebra, Beisa Oryx, Gerenuk, Reticulated Giraffe and Somali Ostrich. Other animals commonly seen are elephants, buffalo, cheetah, leopard, lion, and spotted hyena.
Dinner and an overnight stay at a camp in Samburu
Day 5 Kalacha - Lake Turkana
We depart early crossing the Chalbi Desert. The desert cannot be crossed if wet but there are alternative routes to the north and south. We reach Loiyangalani, situated on the south-eastern shore, and proceed to the camp for lunch.
The rest of the afternoon is at leisure.
Day 6 Lake Turkana
The day is spent at leisure, either relaxing by the lake, exploring the local area, or taking an optional excursion to an El Molo village.
Dinner and overnight at the camp.
Day 8 Maralal - Nairobi
After breakfast, depart Maralal for Nairobi with a lunch stop enroute at Thomson's Falls.
Arrive in Nairobi in the late afternoon.
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FROM: USD 9,0000
- Duration: 8 Days
- Tour Type: Great Lake Tours
- Destination: Kenya
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