5 Days Mt. Kenya Hike Safari Tour Sirimon – Chogoria Route

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Availability : January - December 2020
Nairobi
Nanyuki | Mt. Kenya | Chogoria

5 Days Mt. Kenya Hike Safari Tour Sirimon – Chogoria Route


 

 

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Day one: Nairobi – Nanyuki

 

 

Pick up 0600hrs from our Hotels, and depart for a two and half hour drive to Nanyuki Town. A town at the slopes of Mt. Kenya. on arrival to Nanyuki town at about 1000hrs, we shall have an early lunch and later on proceed to Sirimon Park Gate, where our Mt. Kenya Trek Safari starts. We shall have our Overnight at Old Mosses about 3000m above sea level.

 

 

Day Two: Trekking Mt. Kenya

 

 

Our Trek will begin at 0800hrs after breakfast. This will be a true test to our endurance, patience, and determination while to try to Ascend Sirimon Track. We shall climb out of the North Valley into Mackinder Valley with Giant groundsels. By end of the day, we shall set up camp at Shiptons Cabins below the Main peaks of Batian and Nelion about 4000 m above sea level.

 

 

Day 3: Trekking Mt. Kenya (Acclimatisation)

 

 

We shall spend this day acclimatizing with the climate around.  we shall climb to the viewpoint at Oblang and Nanyuki tarn.  We shall have an excellent view of Batian and Nelion peaks on this side of the viewpoint.

 

 

Day 4: Trekking Mount Kenya

 

 

Trek begins early morning around 0200 – 0300 hrs. On this day our goal is to reach the peak at sunrise being the highest peak Point Lenana about 4985m. This one of the challenging trek around 4 hours of stiff walking to the summit.  We get the chance to see the sunrise and also Mr.Kilimanjaro if the weather is good enough to allow the longest view in the world. We shall then descent back to Austrian Hut and camp there.

 

 

Day 5 Descend Day

 

 

Early morning breakfast and start the descent via the chogoria route. we get the chance to view the beautiful Gorges Valley, with its lakes and then back into the forest. we shall have lunch at chogoria  gate bunkhouse, hot shower and relaxation, then proceed for a 4 hours drive back to our hotels in Nairobi

 

 

Accommodation whilst on Safari (including tents at Mintos Camp)

 

 

  • All transfers as mentioned above
  • Lunch at Nanyuki and the Chogoria exit
  • All meals while mountaineering
  • Services of a professional guide
  • A porter for every guest (guest only to carry own daypack)

 

Excluded from the Price:

 

 

  • Beverages and other extras in Nanyuki
  • All activities not mentioned above
  • Items of personal nature
  • Personal insurances covers (including emergency evacuation covers)