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Chalbi Desert & Lake Turkana Tour

24 January, 2023

Chalbi Desert & Lake Turkana Tour

Available Date: 24th – 28th Aug | 7th-11th Sep | Any Other Private Date
Transport: Land Cruiser

Enjoy the Sun, Sand, and Sea in Northern Kenya.

The Northern region of Kenya is vast and scenic. It is the home of a variety of tribes and has remained comparatively inaccessible until now. Ranging from the lush highland green of the southern side of the Mathews range and Samburu National Park to the red sands of the northern borders with Ethiopia in the Chalbi desert, its terrain is varied, mysterious, and extraordinarily beautiful.

Expedition Itinerary

Day 1: Nairobi to Ngurunit
Depart early from Nairobi and drive north past Nanyuki and the beautiful farmlands of Timau with a stopover for photos and sightseeing at Mt. Ololokwe. Drive to Ngurunit, an oasis surrounded by tens of mountains popularly known as the Ndotos. Upon arrival, we will take a short walk up the Ndoto streams to some Natural swimming pools for a swim. This is among the most beautiful places in Northern Kenya. Overnight stay at New Golbo.
Meals Provided: Dinner

Day 2: Ngurunit to Loiyangalani (Lake Turkana)
In the morning after breakfast, visit the basket project and buy some souvenirs before heading out to Loiyangalani. On the way, you get to see the Turkana Wind Farm. The scenery is surreal. Check-in and Lunch at Tilamari Village Inn then later visit the lake for sightseeing and sunset.
Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3: Loiyangalani to North Horr to Kalacha
After breakfast, visit the El-Molo people who live on the shores of the lake and are 100% dependent on the lake for survival. Later depart for North Horr, a beautiful oasis at the edge of the Chalbi desert before proceeding to Kalacha. On this day you get to drive through the Chalbi desert. It’s a fun and adventurous ride. Enjoy the beauty and spend the night star gazing. Lunch, dinner, and overnight at the Kalacha Cultural Center.
Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4: Kalacha to Marsabit
After breakfast, drive up to the beautiful lake paradise in Marsabit National Park. You will be in time to see the animals come out for a morning drink and splash. Proceed to Victorian Hotel for dinner and overnight.
Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 5: Marsabit to Nairobi
Early Morning breakfast, check out and embark on our journey back to Nairobi with a stopover at Nanyuki for lunch. Arrive in the early evening with great memories of the North.
Meals Provided: Breakfast

What to Carry

  1. Shawl for colder evenings.
  2. Toiletries(Towel, Soap, Tooth Brush, toothpaste, Tissue)
  3. Proper Comfortable Closed outdoor Shoes
  4. Sandals for the camps
  5. Swimming costumes
  6. Drinks and Beverages (Beers are available at the local shops. Please pack your preferred hard drink)
  7. Sunhat | Sunscreen | Sunglasses
  8. Warm Jacket | Hoodie
  9. Snacks eg. Crisps, biscuits, Sweets, cookies to last the trip
  10. Day Pack /Small Bag to carry your personal items
  11. Camera | Power Bank | Chargers
  12. Insect repellant
  13. Identification card for the park.
  14. Tip for crew and guides

Expedition Charges

Kes. 45,500 Per Person

Package Includes:

  • Meals on Safari
  • Transport on 4X4 Land Cruiser
  • 4Nights Accommodation on Tour at Budget camps and hotels (Not Camping)
  • Ngurunit Rock sliding Pools
  • El-molo Cultural visit
  • Lake Paradise Tour
  • Park Entry Fees for Citizens | Residents
  • Tour Guide

Package Excludes:

  • En route lunch at designated stops on the first & last day
  • Non-Resident Park Entry Fees
  • Boat Rides to Elmolo
  • Rock slide Community fee
  • Items of Personal use.
  • Tips for Guides
  • Medical &Travel Insurance Expenses.

Payment and Booking

Make payments via MPESA Paybill 695596 Account (Your Name-Chalbi)

Confirmations and queries must be confirmed with 0729 995 059 | [email protected]

All Booking Terms and Conditions apply

At a glance
  • Kes. 45,500
  • Rock Pools, Lake Turkana, El Molo Bay, Desert Sand Dunes, Lake Paradise, Wind Farm, Desert Oasis
Jemoh Maina,

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