Grand Kenya camel trek this camel trekking safari is staged in the northern Kenya wilds. The safari is designed for those hardy adventure travelers. You ride or walk through the bush in tune with the sounds of nature. Your guides are the semi nomadic samburu, some of kenya’s colourful indigenous tribes people. The camel train and surviving in the rough wilderness is for them a way of life. You will see some wildlife and spectacular scenery too.
Day 1: nairobi – maralal
Grand Kenya camel trek 0900- drive from nairobi via nyahururu, rumuruti to maralal. Lunch on your own. Overnight stay is arranged at maralal camel club in self contained bandas (cottages)
Dinner and overnight at maralal camel club
Day 2: cameltrekking/walking
Grand Kenya camel trek after breakfast, start trek with your samburu moran (warrior) guides. After enjoying a picnic lunch, continue with your ride/trek. You arrive in the afternoon arrive at your pre-prepared campsite. Your safari cook will be ready with afternoon tea and snacks. Dinner and overnight at campsite
Day 3, 4 & 5: camel trekking/walking
Grand Kenya camel trek after breakfast, you may choose to ride/walk through the bush accompanied by your guide. You pass through samburu manyattas (homesteads). Your moran guides may negotiate for your visit to the village. Picnic lunch. Afternoon ride/trek. Arrive at already set up campsite. Note that you will overnight at a different campsite each day. Dinner and overnight at campsite
Day 6 camel trekking/walking
Grand Kenya camel trek breakfast You ride back to maralal. Lunch at the camel club. Afternoon guided walk to the maralal market. Evening samburu dance by samburu women and morans. Dinner and overnight at maralal camel club
Day 7: maralal – nairobi
Grand Kenya camel trek after breakfast depart southbound via laikipia plains and nyahururu (thompsons falls). You arrive back in nairobi by mid afternoon.