Great Rift Valley Walking Safari

Tour Highlights

Join this 6 days epic walking safari on the floor of the Great Rift Valley in Kenya. The Great Rift Valley is one of the wonders of the world formed more than 20 million years ago; its physical features are quite phenomenal with spectacular scenery. This exciting adventure walking safari provides the perfect sceneries, stunning landscapes, great lakes, as well as impressive birds and wildlife attractions as well as myriad of fun walking safari holiday activities such as hiking, photography, picnics, wildlife watching, bird watching and cultural visits among others.

On this 6 days walking safari in the Rift Valley you will get the opportunity to visit the famous Maasai people of Kenya. You will get to interact with them and be able to appreciate their way of life.

Day 1:

Leave Nairobi at 10:00 am, drive through the farmlands at the edge of the Rift Valley and descend the escarpment via the viewpoint with the vehicle to Narok town. After 30 minutes drive from Narok town, disembark from the vehicle at Maji Moto then proceed to Ndarara manyatta for lunch. After lunch, 2 hours walk to the main Ndarara camp for dinner and overnight.

Day 2:

Early breakfast and thereafter leave Ndarara to Letukunyi; the walk will take 5 - 6 hours through the scattered bushes. Dinner and overnight at Letukunyi camp.

Day 3:

As in day 2, leave Letukunyi camp early in the morning for an enjoyable walk before the sun is too hot. We will pass Narosora for lunch or to buy what might be out of stock. After spending an hour or two in this modern town in Maasai land, proceed to Morinjo for dinner and overnight at Morinjo campsite.

Day 4:

After breakfast, leave Morinjo. Walk through the forest; this is one of the few remaining true-forested wilderness area in East Africa. The walk will take you 5 - 6 hours. Dinner and overnight at Enkutoto campsite.

Day 5:

We have two options;
(1) We leave Enkutoto early in the morning passing along the left side of the Rift Valley via the Nguruman Escarpment to Nguruman town for dinner and overnight at a local hotel. Leave Nguruman on day 6 at around 11:00 am for the transfer back to Nairobi.

(2) After breakfast leave Enkutoto not too early, walk leisurely for 4 - 5 hours to Njoroi campsite for dinner and overnight. In this camp an excellent view of surrounding areas, which include Lake Magadi, Ngong hills, Lake Natron, and all the way to Tanzania border on a clear day.

Day 6

After breakfast descend down the escarpment and through small farms to Nguruman town for transfer back to Nairobi via Lake Magadi and the Olorgasaile prehistoric site so as to arrive in Nairobi late afternoon.

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Excluded

  • Drinks and Beverages not in the Itinerary
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Any item of personal use
  • Travelling insurance
  • Visas
  • Laundry
  • International flights

Detailed Tour Itinerary

Day 1:

Leave Nairobi at 10:00 am, drive through the farmlands at the edge of the Rift Valley and descend the escarpment via the viewpoint with the vehicle to Narok town. After 30 minutes drive from Narok town, disembark from the vehicle at Maji Moto then proceed to Ndarara manyatta for lunch. After lunch, 2 hours walk to the main Ndarara camp for dinner and overnight.

Day 2:

Early breakfast and thereafter leave Ndarara to Letukunyi; the walk will take 5 - 6 hours through the scattered bushes. Dinner and overnight at Letukunyi camp.

Day 3:

As in day 2, leave Letukunyi camp early in the morning for an enjoyable walk before the sun is too hot. We will pass Narosora for lunch or to buy what might be out of stock. After spending an hour or two in this modern town in Maasai land, proceed to Morinjo for dinner and overnight at Morinjo campsite.

Day 4:

After breakfast, leave Morinjo. Walk through the forest; this is one of the few remaining true-forested wilderness area in East Africa. The walk will take you 5 - 6 hours. Dinner and overnight at Enkutoto campsite.

Day 5:

We have two options;
(1) We leave Enkutoto early in the morning passing along the left side of the Rift Valley via the Nguruman Escarpment to Nguruman town for dinner and overnight at a local hotel. Leave Nguruman on day 6 at around 11:00 am for the transfer back to Nairobi.

(2) After breakfast leave Enkutoto not too early, walk leisurely for 4 - 5 hours to Njoroi campsite for dinner and overnight. In this camp an excellent view of surrounding areas, which include Lake Magadi, Ngong hills, Lake Natron, and all the way to Tanzania border on a clear day.

Day 6

After breakfast descend down the escarpment and through small farms to Nguruman town for transfer back to Nairobi via Lake Magadi and the Olorgasaile prehistoric site so as to arrive in Nairobi late afternoon.