10 days of Turkana fossil hunting in Kenya experience

Travel back in time to the cradle of mankind. Visit the birthplace of our ancestors on the shores of Lake Turkana. Your adventure begins in Nairobi, where you will enjoy breakfast. Journey on to Maralal up north of Kenya and finally to Turkana. Here you will meet the legendary Leakey family, who has been unearthing clues to our past for generations. This adventure provides the unique opportunity to spend time in the fascinating Turkana. It also combines wildlife, mountains, lakes, ancient forests, ancient people in one of the world’s last real wildernesses. This is a fully guided trip and an experience of a lifetime.

Day 1

Maralal-South Horr :
South Horr-loiyangalani:

Loiyangalani-koobi fora:

Koobi fora-Full day

Koobi Fora -Kalacha


Day 8:

Samburu: Full day

Day 10

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10 days


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  • What's included :
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Bottled water
    • Dinner
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    What's excluded :
    • Alcoholic Beverages

  • The Turkana Safari journey we’ve been on is a spectacular, if sobering, one in which we learn lessons not just about what has occurred over millions of years, but how the planet is changing as we sleep. We are granted access to a room where some of the world’s most precious discoveries of our ancestors are kept. Skulls carefully lay out on a table, and we see the features that have changed over six million years of evolution, from a small-brained, large-jawed creature to the bigger-brained Homo sapiens of today.

    Stop At:

    • Koobi Fora Museum, Sibiloi National Park This site is situated near Lake Turkana . Coordinates: 3.947545, 36.187031, Marsabit National Reserve Kenya
    • South Horr, South Horr, Samburu District, Rift Valley Province
    • Desert Museum, Loiyangalani Kenya
    • Samburu National Reserve, Samburu National Reserve, Samburu District, Rift Valley Province
    • Marsabit National Reserve, Marsabit National Reserve, Turkana District, Rift Valley Province
  • Departure Point :
    Trav-Interactive, Nairobi City KE, Anniversary Towers, Nairobi, Kenya
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Trav-Interactive offices at anniversary towers Upper basement floor NairobiAirports
    • Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Embakasi, Nairobi, Kenya
    • Syokimau SGR Railway Station, Old Mombasa Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
    Departure Time :
    6:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a strong physical fitness level
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Organised by Trav-Interactive

Activity ID: V-225124P8

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