Start your safari. Travel to Lake Baringo. Afternoon soft cycling round Campi ya Samaki.
08.00h - Start your mountain biking Adventure from Nairobi. Travel North-West into the Great Rift Valley. Stop over at escarpment view point followed by continued drive passing the equatorial line, deep into the Rift Valley to Lake Baringo. Afternoon relaxed cycling in vicinity of the lake getting to know your support team, bike and new environment while enjoying spectacular views of the lake and the Rift's escarpments. Dinner and overnight at the camp under Acacia Trees on shores of Lake Baringo. Lake Baringo is a fresh water Rift Valley lake, famous for its extra ordinary variety bird life, Hippos and Crocodiles.
DAY's BIKING: (1-2 hrs with site seeing; 5-7 kms covered in combination of tarmac and dirt track).
• A paradise for birdwatchers.
• The freshwater lake is famous for its birds, fish, crocodiles and hippos.
• Giraffes and other grazers are present on the north of the lake.
Lake Baringo is a renowned birding location in Kenya, boasting over 500 species of bird. It is one of only 2 fresh water lakes in the Rift Valley system, therefore attracting different wildlife and holding fast as a unique destination. Its also a habitat for many species of animals, including, hippo, crocodile, and many other mammals, amphibians, reptiles and the invertebrates. Boat trips are ideal for bird and hippo spotting.