Lake Turkana

Lake Turkana, 4 500km², is both an exceptional wildlife reserve (especially Central Island which is a Unesco World Heritage Site) and an important archaeological site (Koobi Fora). Its dark green waters are impressive in the sunlight, but no swimming (crocodiles).

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Koobi Fora
Koobi Fora
Koobi Fora, to the north of Lake Turkana
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