Hotel Himara

Bird Watching

Bird Watching

The rising water-levels of Lake Turkana attracted a number of bird-species around Eliye Springs. Beside of the majestic King of all, the Fish Eagle, you will not miss species of Kingfishers, Cormorants and Egrets, as well as Sunbirds, the noisy Go Away Bird and Nightjars. The really bird-paradise however is Central Island National Park.

The rich birdlife on Central Island includes at least 100 species with 50 European migrants, which pass by between March and May. With luck you will find thousands of Flamingos on the Flamingo Crater Lake. Birders should always consider a visit on Central Island. As a highlight in the proposed package you will spend 1 night out in Central Island: beside of birding an unforgettable adventure!


For example: A 4 day package

Day 1: Arriving at your own pleasure and familiarizing with the environment. Sundowner on the Lake with Drinks and bitings.

Day 2,3:  Visit of Central Island National Park. You spend a night camping on the Island to have enough time to discover every corner and it’s beauties.

Day 3: Boots-ride back to Eliye Springs Resort, Candle light dinner.

Day 4: Departure on your own pleasure.


Prices per person: Ksh 29’900.-     (based on 4 pax)  Additional nights per person: KSh 6800.-

Prices include : Accommodation in self contained room on half board, boat to Central Island, Camping, Sundowner. Not Included KWS fees for Central Island National Park,

The type of accommodation can be up-graded (Boma, Rondavel) or down-graded (campsite) with according cost implication.

Bird Watching Gallery