Drinks and Beverages (Snacks e.g. Crisps, biscuits, Sweets, cookies to last the trip).
Mkeka hat or sun screen.
Day Pack /Small Bag to carry your personal items.
Identification card or passport.
Tip for crew and guides.
Chalbi Desert Safari Package Overview
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.
DAY 1: Nairobi to Marsabit
Depart early from Nairobi on Land Cruiser and drive north past Nanyuki and the beautiful farmlands of
Timau to stop for fuel at Isiolo. Drive north and stopover for photos and sightseeing at Mt. Ololokwe
before proceeding 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, visit the 3 crater lakes in the park before going to
your hotel Saku guest house for dinner. The sunset from the hills is also worth the drive.
DAY 2: Marsabit to Chalbi Desert – Kalacha Oasis – North Horr
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 Maikona and Kalacha oasis, a
pleasant surprise in the middle of the very arid countryside. Spend the evening in cottages at the edge
of the desert- North Horr. The nights are great for stargazing. It’s the perfect place to find your peace
after a long stay in the city.
DAY 3: North Horr to Loiyangalani
In the morning embark on the crossing of the Chalbi. The vast landscapes and sand dunes will
amaze you. Head out south to Loiyangalani, later in 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 Elmollo shrine Island by boat. Evening Sundowner on the lake is a lively
way to end the day. Overnight at Malabo Resort Loiyangalani
DAY 4: Loiyangalani to Ngurunit
Spend your morning relaxing at the resort, then later drive North to Ngurunit an oasis surrounded by tens of
mountains and ranges popularly known as the Ndoto. On the way you get to pass by the Lake Turkana wind farm,
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.
DAY 5: : Ngurunit to Nairobi
In the morning visit the basket project and buy some souvenirs. Take a dive in the rockslides
spring once again before heading out back to the city. Stop over at Nanyuki for lunch then proceed
with the journey to Nairobi to arrive early in the evening.
Protocols on Covid -19
Our Transport is compliant with government regulations on occupancy per vehicle of two per
Our cruisers are thoroughly cleaned and sanitized before the Trip.
The nature of this activity enables social distance with ease.