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NORTHERN FRONTIER WILDERNESS

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WILDERNESS EXPERIENCES IN THE NORTHERN FRONTIER WITH AFRICANMECCA

The Northern Frontier is divided into 7 areas, each of which brilliantly lends to an adventurous and distinct safari holiday in Kenya, from bush walks, mountain treks, game drives, archeological excursions, boating, fishing, desert exploration, unadulterated cultural interactions and many more. Select your wilderness region in the Northern Frontier for details on its discerning tour experiences.

1. Namunyak Wildlife Conservancy - For AfricanMecca safari adventurers who desire game viewing in some of the most remote bush with a true sense of isolation, the Namunyak Conservancy is an authentic East African wildlife, cultural and scenic tour wilderness.

2. Matthews Mountain Range - Situated in the greater Laikipia wilderness of the Rift Valley is the 150 kilometer long Matthews Mountain Range (aka Lenkiyio Hills). Approximately 900 square kilometers of the forest range is a “biological bonanza on a sky island” as promulgated by the BBC.

3. Sibiloi National Park - Sibiloi shares the waters of Lake Turkana and covers 606 square miles of breathtaking scenery. The establishment of the park is partially credited to the National Museums of Kenya to preserve the lake shore, its archeological sites as well as portions of the desert bush country.

4. Lake Turkana - Kenya’s Northern Frontier is home to the world’s largest desert lake – the 7 million-hectare Turkana. The international significance of archaeological and paleoanthropological discoveries is why Lake Turkana and its surrounding parks are designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

5. Koobi Fora - North of Lake Turkana’s Allia Bay is Koobi Fora, an area that is known for the preservation of some of the world’s most important archaeological and paleoanthropological evidence of the earliest forms of man, animals and plant life, as well as ancient artifacts.

6. Chalbi Desert - East of the remote Lake Turkana is the Chalbi Desert, a 100,000 square kilometer area (38,610 square miles) that is aptly named in the native language of the Gabra people as “salty and bare.” When you journey into Chalbi Desert, prepare yourself for an eerie landscape.

7. Suguta Valley - With searing temperatures as high as 50 C (122 F), Suguta Valley is best described as an unforgiving landscape. Tales of cattle rustlers combined with the stark and desolate terrain are why Suguta Valley is also known as the “Valley of Death.”
WHERE TO STAY IN NORTHERN FRONTIER
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WHERE TO STAY IN NORTHERN FRONTIER

The Northern Frontier has varied wildernesses, each with a distinct accommodation. In Lake Turkana, we recommend Lobolo Camp. Namunyak only has two camps: Sarara and Kitch. Desert Rose is sited on Mount Oldonyo Nyiru.

SAFARI & TOUR IN NORTHERN FRONTIER
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SAFARI & TOUR IN NORTHERN FRONTIER

There are several activities on offer in the Northern Frontier depending on where you are staying e.g. game drives, bush walks, cultural visits, desert explorations, archaeological tours, camel rides, fishing and many more.

BEST TIME TO VISIT NORTHERN FRONTIER
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BEST TIME TO VISIT NORTHERN FRONTIER

The climate in the Northern Frontier is less similar to other locations that you may visit during your Kenya wilderness safari. Daytime temperatures remain high throughout the year. Annual precipitation is low in comparison.

GUIDE ON NORTHERN FRONTIER
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GUIDE ON NORTHERN FRONTIER

The Northern Frontier is a vast, pristine wilderness expanse in northern Kenya. The landscape, flora, fauna, archaeological sites and small villages contribute to an unsurpassed, authentic vacation in the wildest of Africa.

AFRICANMECCA REVIEWS

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  • Jambo Altaf, We had a once-in-a-lifetime experience in Kenya. The two camps you had chosen for us to stay in -- Il Ngwesi Lodge in Laikipia and Basecamp Maasai Mara -- were exemplary in how they were built...
    Almut Spalding, Ph.D - Assoc. Professor of Modern Languages - Illinois College, United States
  • Dear Raza, Just a note to let you know that my daughter and I had a wonderful time in Kenya. I fell in love with your beautiful country & people. Our safari at Lewa Conservancy was everything we expected and more.
    Patricia Young - Universal Music Group - California, United States
  • Jambo Altaf, Many thanks for a brilliant holiday. Your choice of tented accommodation at the two Tsavos and Amboseli was superb, we didn't have a favourite. We would recommend AfricanMecca to anyone.
    Geoffrey Topliss - Northampton, United Kingdom
  • We had the most unbelievable African Safari experience imaginable. Our first stay at Wilderness Trails in Lewa was a big surprise. We were able to see all the Big Five up close. Thank you for a superb experience.
    Gary & Helen Bartel - Sacramento - California, United States
  • Dear Raza...We had a fantastic time at Wilderness Trails and Borana. And you and your organization provided top quality service. You were completely correct about all your recommendations. Thank you.
    Deanne LaRue - California, United States
  • Jambo Altaf and Raza! We are back on earth now after our fabulous honeymoon. This is to say THANK YOU so much for organising a week in Kenya that we will never forget.....!
    Dr Krina Zondervan, Oxford University - United Kingdom
  • Dear Raza, The accommodations you recommended were superb. We loved them all -- Giraffe Manor, Wilderness Trails, Governor's Il Moran, Ngorongoro Crater Lodge and Mnemba Island Lodge.
    Pat Bernard, Vice President, Global Channel Sales, Novell Corp - New Hampshire United States

EAST AFRICA SAFARI BOOKING TRIP IDEA FOR NORTHERN FRONTIER IN KENYA

When visiting Northern Frontier, we recommend combining your safari to Masai Mara for the wildebeest migration, Amboseli, Samburu or Laikipia - Lewa, Nakuru and Naivasha - Great Rift Valley Lakes. You can also day trek or climb the 2nd highest mountain in Africa - Mount Kenya.

You may optionally extend out to other wilderness areas of Meru, Chyulu Hills or Tsavo East - Tsavo West ending with a beach vacation and Swahili cultural tour in the exotic spice island of Zanzibar or Lamu, or even Mombasa.

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