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USD 1,650

5 Days Mount Kenya Trekking Tour

Country: Kenya
City: Nanyuki
Duration: 5 Day(s) - 4 Night(s)
Tour Category: Mountain Climbing

Package Itinerary

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The Sirimon Track is one of the finest approaches to the peak area. It offers some of the best views of the main peaks, with a gradual climb which can be done leisurely. We traverse the mountain by ascending the Sirimon Track and descending through Naromoru track, Camping route.
Detailed Itinerary
Day 1. Nairobi – Sirimon gate- Judmaier camp (3,300m).
Depart Nairobi at 0700hrs and be driven to Mount Kenya region -3 hours drive to arrive at Naromoru town by 1000 hrs, where you meet guides and porters. Guides will assist to sorting personal equipment for the mountain trek. Then be driven to the Sirimon Park Gate where you sign and start a 3hrs hike through the equatorial forest to the camp for overnight (3,300m) Packed lunch is served on route. An easy trek in the afternoon to help acclimatization. Overnight Judmaier Camp (3300m) in the high altitude mountain tents.
Day 2. Judmaier camp – Liki North camp (3,990m).
After breakfast hike up through Sirimon Track to Likii North Valley through the moorland to Liki North. The camp is set between two beautiful little valleys below the subsidiary peaks of Teleki and Sendeyo, two ancient parasitic vents of the main peaks. Lunch is served at Lunch point. Overnight in high altitude tents- Full board.
Day 3. Liki North- Shipton's camp (4,300m).
After breakfast trek out of the North Valley and into the Mackinder’s Valley, one of the broadest valleys on the mountain, with many giant groundsels. The camp is set at the head of the Mackinder's Valley, just below the main peaks of Batian and Nelion (4,300m). Overnight at Shiptons Camp in high altitude tents- Full board.
Day 4. Shipton's camp – Pt. Lenana 4985m – Met. Station (3,080).
A pre-dawn start at 0400hrs is made to ensure a successful summit bid and in time for a clear view of the majestic scenery after sunrise. With the help of the guide ascent to the third highest peak ( point Lenana-4985 m, 4- 5 hr), at the peak on a clear day you can be able to see Uhuru peak of Mt. Kilimanjaro- a few minutes for celebration and photos Then descend down to Teleki Valley on the opposite side of the main peaks, to Mackinder’s Camp for breakfast and rest. Then proceed down to Met. Station for dinner and overnight. (3,080m)
Day 5. Met. Station – Naromoru Park gate – Nairobi
After breakfast depart Met. Station camp and hike through the forest to Naromoru park gate where you find vehicle waiting and be transferred back to Nairobi or proceed to your next destination. END.
The Tour Includes
  • Transfer from Nairobi to Mount Kenya
  • Transport to Park Gates
  • Transport from Park Gates to Nairobi or your hotel
  • Mount Kenya National Park Conservation fees (entry fee)
  • Mount Kenya National Park compulsory rescue fees
  • Mount Kenya National Park hut accommodation fees
  • Mount Kenya National Park trained certified English speaking guides
  • Mount Kenya National Park trained certified English speaking porters
  • One Porter per person for personal Mountain luggage (maximum 15 kgs)
  • Mount Kenya National Park trained certified cook/Chef, utensils, cutlery, crockery etc
  • All meals while on the mountain Kenya climbing expedition.
  • Boiled water; tea and coffee with meals
  • 1 basic first Aid kit per group
The Tour Excludes:
  • Pre & post climb accommodation in Naromoru if required
  • Any Domestic or International flights
  • Specialized climbing equipment such as Oxygen cylinders (available at cost)
  • Travel insurance, Visa and passport fees
  • Increases in park fees where applicable
  • Personal mountain equipment such as sleeping bags, walking poles, mattresses, duffel bags etc (available at cost)
  • Metal water bottles, water bladders (please note no soft plastics are permitted on the Mountain)
  • Tips/gratuities for guide(s), porters & cook
  • Beverages such as Soda and Alcoholic drinks
  • Additional unscheduled transfer form park gates to Nairobi or hotel.
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