Lake Turkana

The biggest desert lake in the world.

‘A gleaming surface of the lake stretching far beyond the reach of the eyesight, the deep blue, beautifully framed, suspended between the sky and the earth’, said Ludwig von Hohnel who discovered the lake in 1888, when he first saw the incredible landscape of the lake.
“The beginning of the world”. Here under the waters of the lake where the continental tectonic plates overlap, Europe, America and the rest of the continents were born.

‘A gleaming surface of the lake stretching far beyond the reach of the eyesight, the deep blue, beautifully framed, suspended between the sky and the earth’, said Ludwig von Hohnel who discovered the lake in 1888