Destination: Mount Kenya National Park
Accommodation: Mountain Hut, Camping tents
Day 01: You will be picked from your Nairobi hotel or on arrival at the Airport by our representative and after the safari briefing drive north past Nanyuki town to Mt. Kenya Sirimon Park Gate where the hiking start. You will have a brief stopover in Nanyuki for shopping and lunch and pick your porters and guides. You will hike to Old Moses (3300m).
Meals and overnight: Old Moses Hut/Camp (FB)
Day 02: After an early breakfast you will ascend to Shiptons Camp (4,200m) via Mackinder’s Valley with picnic lunch en-route arriving Shiptons Camp late afternoon.
Meals and overnight: Shiptons Huts/ Camp (FB)
Day 03: After breakfast we will hike around the peak through Hausberg valley to Two Turns Huts via western terminal to Austrian Hut (4,750m) with lunch en-route at Tereki Valley arriving early in the evening.
Meals and overnight: Austrian Hut/ Camp (FB)
Day 04: An early attempt climbs to point Lenana (4,985m). On clear day you will be able to see Mt. Kilimanjaro on the south. After the summit, you will trek down the Gorges Valley to Mintos hut ((4,300m).) for a full breakfast and rest. Latter in the afternoon after lunch, you will explore the Gorges valley as well as Halls tarn Weather permitting.
Meals overnight: Mintos Camp (FB)
Day 05: Soon after breakfast you further descend to Meru Mt. Kenya Bandas (2,800m) via Vivian Fall and Nithi Fall with en-route lunch at Road Head. There is a bar and here you will have a beer with your porters and guide. It’s a cerebration time having conquered the mountain.
Meals and overnight: Meru Mt. Kenya Bandas/Camp (FB)
Day 06: You will have a leisure taken breakfast and later you hike down through Chogoria forest and meet with your 4×4 pick up vehicle halfway for a drive to Chogoria town for a lunch. You will also say goodbye to your mountain guide and porters. After lunch you will be drive back to Nairobi arriving early evening for a drop off at the airport or at your pick up point.
- Transport from Nairobi and back
- All Park fee and camping fee
- 03 meals a day prepared by your cook
- Mountain guide, cook and porters
- Accommodation in mountain huts or tents
- Camping gear excluding sleeping bag
- 4×4 vehicle on the last day
- 24hrs emergency evacuation services
- Drinks and beverages not prepared by the cook
- Personal hiking and climbing gears
- Travel insurance
- Gratuities and tips
- Towels, toiletries and personal effects
- Any item of personal use
- Sleeping bags
- Anything else not mentioned above
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