Bouvet - this uninhabited volcanic island was discovered in 1739 by a French naval officer after whom the island was named. In 1825 the British flag was raised only to be occupied by Norway two years later. In 1971, Bouvet Island and the adjacent territorial waters were designated a nature reserve. Since 1977, Norway has run an automated meteorological station on the island.
In March of 2006, Bestway Tours & Safaris co-hosted an expedition to “conquer” Bouvet. Two zodiac landings allowed 18 enthusiasts to set foot and be amongst the very few in the history of the world to have set foot on B
November 3: Arrive Nairobi
Arrive in Kenya, transfer from the airport to the campsite in Karen, Nairobi. This evening we can have a casual welcome dinner to go over the trip plans.
Included meals: None
November 4: Nairobi
Visit David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage in the morning. After lunch head to Kibera to visit Amani Kibera’s projects including the library.
Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
November 5: Nairobi to Maasai Mara
After breakfast we depart on our safari adventure. Drive to the world famous Maasai Mara Game Reserve arriving in time for lunch. Maasai Mara, Ke
Heading up to Kenya’s remote northwest corner, this trip to Lake Turkana really takes you off the beaten track. This unlikely lake in the middle of the desert sparkles in the sunshine and the annual Cultural Festival will be among the highlights of your Kenyan experience.
• Meet El Molo and Turkana communities and learn their traditional cultures
• The spectacular Lake Turkana Cultural Festival
• Incredible wildlife in Samburu National Reserve
26 May: Nairobi to Thomson’s Falls
From Nairobi we head north to Kenya’s central highlands. Tonight we camp at the colonial-er