Kenya’s Ancient North

 – Discover the ancient, remote Mathews Mountains on foot with Samburu guides.

 – Guided by members of Kenya’s most highly regarded guides, immerse yourself in the smells, sights, and sounds of the bush while considering the great need to preserve the ecology, wildlife, and people of the surrounding areas.

 – Walk with members of the Tumaren community and learn the art of tracking.

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Properties Featured In Kenya’s Ancient North


GREEN SEASON   |  01 Apr – 31 May

MID SEASON   |  04 Jan – 31 Mar, 01 – 30 Jun & 01 Nov – 19 Dec

HIGH SEASON   |  01 Jul – 31 Oct & 20 – 31 Dec


  • There is a baggage restriction of 15 kgs on all internal flights, in soft bags.
  • A moderate level of fitness is required, however, the walking programme can be adapted based on the abilities of each group.
  • Single travellers may be charged an excess if there are no other passengers booked on their internal flight.


  • Full board accommodation at Kitich Forest Camp, Karisia Luxury Mobile, Tumaren Camp, and Elewana Loisaba Tented Camp
  • Soft drinks, beer, house wines & selected spirits
  • Exclusive walking safari with riding and baggage camels and exclusive use mobile camp of traditional safari canvas & netting tents at Karisia Luxury Mobile
  • Guided bush walks, sundowners, and bush picnics
  • Singing wells visits (seasonal), RETETI visits (as part of airstrip transfer, excluding entry fees), and bush picnics at Kitich Forest Camp. 
  • Rock climbing, camel riding, and visits to local manyattas and markets (Tuesdays and Wednesdays only) at Karisia Luxury Mobile. 
  • Shared scheduled day game drives, camel trekking, horse riding, and anti-poaching sniffer dog experience at Elewana Loisaba Tented Camp.
  • Park and conservancy fees
  • Scheduled flights and domestic flight departure tax
  • Meet & assist on arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
  • Airport and airstrip transfers
  • AMREF Flying Doctors Membership
  • Laundry and all statutory taxes


  • Champagne, luxury spirits, and select wines
  • Additional activities not mentioned in inclusions
  • All statutory increases beyond our control
  • International flights and visa fees
  • Gratuities