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Though Mount Kenya summit can be reached in 4 days as per the below itinerary, we strongly recommend an overnight acclimatization at the base in Nanyuki town. This can be arranged for at an extra fee.
 

Price is US$ 690 per person

 

Day 1

NAIROBI/SIRIMON/JUDMIER CAMP(OLD MOSES) 3-4Hrs, 9km (860m)


Depart Nairobi at 7.30 AM to Nanyuki town for lunch,taking about 4 hrs proceed to sirimon gate 1 hr 2,440m.
From the gate follow the track as it winds uphill through the forest which becomes heath land after about 3 hrs,About 3 1/2hrs from the gate the track veers right to judmier camp 3,300m for dinner and overnight . Lunch(L) ,Dinner(D)
 
Day 2

JUDMIER CAMP/SHIPTON CAMP 6-7 HRS (900M)
After breakfast,follow the track uphill,fork left at the junction,After 1 hr from old Moses camp,the track crosses Ontulili river,go rift countouring through Moorland and crossing Liki north and countinue uphill to Mackinders valley from where the panoramic views are up the valley towards the main peaks.Dinner and Overnight at Shipton camp (4,200m) B,L,D.

 
 

Day 3 SHIPTON CAMP/POINT LENANA/JUDMIER CAMP(OLD MOSES CAMP) 9-10 HRS
Leave at 3 Am up a steep stony quarry that cuts through the cliff clearing visible part towards lower hail tarns arriving Lenana at 6.30 am,taking about 3hrs.After the sunrise descend down to shipton camp,2 hrs for breakfast and then 4 hrs down to old moses camp for dinner and overnight . B,LD.
 
Day 4 JUDMIER CAMP/SIRIMON/NAIROBI 2-3 HRS
Afterbreakfast,walk down,2hrs through to forest clearance and connect your transport to get back to Nairobi. B,L

 

Mount Kenya is 5199m high.It second highest mountain In Africa .It is snow capped peaks and can be seen in miles,It has three peaks Batian 5,199m,Nelion 5,188m and point Lenana 4,985m.The forest surrounding the mountain support a large variety of wildlife such as leopards,lions,elephants,buffaloes,monkeys,antelopes,rock hyrax,zebras,elands,giant forest hogs also various species of birds like vultures,sun bird,eagles among others.
Mt.Kenya has three main routes that penetrate the forest and the Moorland,The routes are Sirimon route,Chogoria and Narumoru route.

 

THE SIRIMON ROUTE
It is on dry side of the Mountain that offer some of the finest walking climb up through forest wide range approach of the summit.The route starts on the northwest side of the mountain near Nanyuki,access is adequate and the bunk house facilities is best on the side of the Mountain.

 

 

Included in the price:
• Guarantee price/guarantee trek on confirmation
• Transfer to and from the base of the mountain
• Full board accommodation whilst on the trek.
• Meal plan as detailed: B=Breakfast, L=Lunch and D=Dinner
• Accommodations in camps/huts as per the itinerary
• All park entrance fees to include government taxes
• Service of an English speaking professional guide, porters and skilled cook
• Start and finish Nairobi
• Treated water on the trek.
• On completion, successful climb Certificate
 
Excluded:
• Laundry, tips, sleeping bags, drinks, accommodation before the trek and climbing gears
• International flights
• Visas to Kenya
• Items of personal nature
• Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary
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