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.
In the Morning descend after Sunrise back to the camp at the base. After breakfast drive North to
Ngurunit an oasis surrounded by tens of mountains and ranges popularly known as the Ndoto. On the
way you get to see beautiful ranges. The scenery is surreal. Check-in at Golbo a basic guesthouse for
lunch and overnight with views of the mountains around. You may visit the natural rock pools and slide
in the afternoon after arrival.
In the day hike to hike Mt Poi (2050m) which resembles world’s largest bread loaf from some angles, it’s a
technical climber’s dream. However, there is trekking access that is a hard hike but ends with
rewarding views. Return to camp for the night.
On this day explore some of the wild treks up the mountain. The mountain range is vast and has such rich biodiversity to keep you amazed. Return to sleep at a guesthouse in the mountains after the earlier night of camping.
After a 6 to 7 hours hike head out south to Loiyangalani, Later in the day drive out and visit the famous El
Molo people living on the shores of the lake and are 100% dependent on the lake for survival. If you are out for some adventure you can visit Southern Island by boat. Evening sundowner on the lake is a lively way to end the day. Overnight at one of the lodges in town.
After a visit to the cradle of mankind, drive southeast to North Horr an oasis at the edge of the Chalbi desert. This is the perfect location to tour the dunes and also enjoy a night of stargazing. Overnight at basic community Manyattas.
In the morning embark on the crossing of the Chalbi. The vast landscapes and sand dunes will amaze you.
Head out to Marsabit via Kalacha, Maikona, and Chalbi. It’s a fun and adventurous ride, dinner and
overnight in the cool forested town of Marsabit.