Emerging starkly from the blue-green waters of the largest permanent desert lake in the world, Lake Turkana, the Central Island is made up of three active volcanoes that belch sulphurous, smoke and steam. Three crater lakes, Crocodile Lake, Flamingo Lake and Tilapia Lake, provide breeding grounds for the world’s largest concentration of Nile crocodiles. Central Island has a campsite where visitors can enjoy the beautifully haunting sight of the lake’s luminous waters wash up onto a black lava beach while the moon rises over the menacingly smoking craters. Cradle of mankind Sibiloi is home to important archaeological sites including Koobi Fora where the fossil remains have contributed more to the understanding of human evolution than any other site in the continent. The area is characterized by semi-desert habitat and open plains flanked by volcanic formations including Mount Sibiloi, where the remains of a petrified forest can be seen. Home to the migrant waterfowl and is a major breeding ground for the Nile crocodile. Terrestrial wildlife includes zebras, Grant gazelles, lions, leopards, stripped hyenas, Beisa Oryx, greater kudu, cheetahs and northern topi among others.

 

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION JK International Airport
DEPARTURE TIME Please arrive at least 2 hours before the flight.
INCLUDED
Airfare Accommodations
Local transportation Professional guide
NOT INCLUDED
Park fees
Guide gratuity
Activities
Sports-Fishing
Fishing adventure in Longelech
Boat Rides
Visit the “Turkana Boy”
Visit Moite
Camping

 

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Day 1: Lake Turkana

Flight Nairobi to Lodwar, a pick up and drive to Eliye Springs Resort via the Turkana Desert. Check-In, enjoy your time at the resort, lunch, fishing adventure with active fishing with Turkana fishermen, tasting of locally prepared fresh fish or visit the Moite; Another world just opposite Eliye Springs! Waterbirds, Crocodiles and an amazing environment , candle lit dinner and overnight at Eliye Spings Resort.
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Breakfast depart to Central Island Guided trip, where you will visit the Flamingo Crater. From there to Sibiloi on the Eastern shore of the Lake. Enjoy your evening at the KWS head quarters and discover the wildlife on the shores, while our chef prepares your dinner. You sleep in the comfortable Bandas from KWS.
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After early morning breakfast, you can rent the KWS vehicle which brings you through Sibiloi National Park to Koobi Fora, where you can visit some interesting archeological sites as well as the museum. After about 4 hours you will be back in the camp, where your lunch will be ready. After lunch you leave Sibiloi back to Eliye Springs Resort for Sundowner on the Lake with Champaign and bitings , dinner and overnight at the Eliye Springs Resort
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Day 4: Lodwar to Nairobi

Breakfast Eliye Springs Resort, transfer to Lodwar for flight back to Nairobi.
Lake Turkana sunrise
Flamingoes-beach
Central Island Lake Turkana
Central Island Turkana
Eliye Springs Boma-bedroom-1
Eliye Springs Boma-outside