Lake Baringo is a fresh water lake found in Rift Valley,
200km north of Naivasha. The lake is home to a huge mix of
marine life and bird species.
Lake Baringo is the traditional home of the Njemps tribe, a
unique people who are the only pastoral, cattle herding, tribe
who also fish. Among other pastoral tribes such as the Maasai,
eating fish is a taboo.
Lake Baringo offers an extraordinary variety of bird life (400
species recorded) and is known as the bird watching safari
destination. Different species have been spotted on Lake
Baringo. Flamingoes with a lighter shade of pink inhabit the
lake along with the rare Greater Kudu.
The lake is also home to crocodiles and hippos. For viewing
purposes, there exist boat trips that are efficient for going to