Visit Kirisia Forest
Visit this magnificent forest with its abundant wildlife and extraordinary vegetation. You will be accompanied by a local wildlife guide and a ranger for protection, this is after all still pristine wilderness at its finest!
Samburu stick to their pastoral traditions. You will find that most people still live a traditional pastoral lifestyle in contrast to, their better known, Masaai brothers. This cultural trip will give you an insight in traditional Samburu life. Visit a neigbouring Manata (homested), walk with them while they graze their kettle, have lunch (Samburu style) and, if your lucky, get invited to a wedding. An one of a kind experience!
Experience traditional Samburu life
Guided tour to Maral
Spend a full day visiting the vibrant town of Maralal and surroundings with our local guides. Many people described Maralal as a cowboy like fronteer town, with Samburu, Turkana, Pokot and business men all coming together in one place. Visit Samburu Manyatta’s and blacksmith artisans demonstrating their trade and skills. Go for a closer look in the kettlemarket, hectic assured. Visit the numerous Samburu jewelery shops. At the end of the day cold drinks and snacks will be served on the hill
Short and longer hikes can be arranged while visiting forests and plains, watering holes, and meeting herders in the scenic landscape surrounding Maralal. Camel walks can be combined with overnight camping in the bush.
Hiking in the company of camels
A visit to the Malaso Viewpoint is very worthwhile. Here you can overlook the desert area of Suguta Valley and hike around the summit. The visit can be combined with a pick-nick lunch.
Trek into the low-lying plain of Suguta Valley and experience the rapid changes in temperature and vegetation. A mouth-watering lunch and cool drinks await you upon your return.