3 days 2 nights
The Chalbi Desert has more to offer in picturesque and tranquil oases for some worthy moments. That and the fact that it is almost a sheer miracle that such a cool and vegetative spot can exist in such a vast region of nothing but sand and bareness.
Stop At: Marsabit National Park, Marsabit, Kenya Day 1: Nairobi to Marsabit Depart early from Nairobi and drive north past Nanyuki and the beautiful farmlands of Timau to stop for fuel at Isiolo. Drive north and stop over for photos and sightseeing at Mt. Ololokwe before proceed to Marsabit, a cool mountain town in the North. Drive up to Lake Marsabit in time to see the animals coming out for an evening drink. The sunset from the hills are also worth the drive. Camp at the park gate for the night. Duration: 6 hours Stop At: Equator Marker, Nyeri - Nanyuki Road, Nanyuki Town, Nanyuki Municipality 10400 Kenya this is the famous mwisho wa reli place marked by the kenyan equator Duration: 15 minutes Stop At: Mt. Ololokwe, Kenya brief stop over for the view of mt Ololokwe Duration: 15 minutes Meals included: • Dinner • Lunch Accommodation included: Accomodation in Marsabit
After breakfast embark on crossing the great Chalbi desert. The journey leads you to a beautiful oasis at the edge of the Chalbi desert. The vast landscapes and open desert will amaze you. The crossing with skilled drivers on sand is thrilling. The tour will take you through the Kalacha oasis, a pleasant surprise in the middle of the very arid countryside. Spend the evening in cottages at the edge of the desert. The nights are great for stargazing. It’s the perfect place to find your peace after a long stay in the city.This will be another exciting day! We will drive 3 hours to Loiyangalani and get a feel of lake Turkana, thereafter leave for the desert drive south to the beautiful 40Km long Ndoto Mountain range. Surrounded by mountains all round is the oasis village of Ngurunit. Here you will find some nice hills to hike and if not some pleasant pools to enjoy and swim in. It is one of the hardest places to leave after staying over. Beautiful tranquil and mind-blowing. Accomodation: Lasamu Camp
After breakfast we will start our journey back to Nairobi. The guests can opt to stop over in Nanyuki for lunch. Arrive Nairobi in the evening after an adventurous northern exploration journey