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5 Days Trekking tour itinerary for Mount Kenya: Hike At This Highest Mountain In Kenya

Mount Kenya

Mountaineering Tour
Trekking Tour
Camping Tour

Get aboard this hiking and trekking tour to see one of the highest peaks of this Kenyan mountain with the status of the second-highest mountain in Africa. Make your way through steep trails and treat self to sunrise views atop Lenana Point (4,985 m).

DAY 01

naru moru town TO NARU MORU park GATE TO MET STATION

  • Move from Naru Moru town, situated in Nyeri County towards the Naru Moru park gate.

  • Make the entrance fees to proceed further. Then, get introduced to other group members on this same trekking journey and proceed with a 9.5 km trek to the Met Station Hut. 

DAY 02

met station to mackinders camp

  • After morning breakfast, there will be team preparations followed by the hike through a steep terrain route of the Naro Moru route to reach the Mackinders camp. It can be about some 12.5 km in total. Here, you will cross the Naro Moru river.  

  • You will have rest and sleep at Mackinders camp in the night.

DAY 03

summiting point lenana lenana

  • Wake up early morning at 03: 30 am, have a cup of tea and then begin the hike through the Austrian Hut route to reach the summit Point Lenana (4,985 m), finally. This hike will take about 3 hours and you will be rewarded with beautiful sunrise views at the top of Mount Kenya and surrounding mountain ranges.   

DAY 04

mackinders camp to shifton camp

  • Today, your group or team will cross this side of the mountain with the Lenana Point peak and proceed to the other side so as to reach Shifton camp (4,200 m). Here, one can do serene nature walks.

  • Spend the night here at the is camp.  

DAY 05

shifton camp to old mosis camp

  • After morning breakfast, spend the whole day trekking from Shifton Camp to Old Mosis camp. One can have dinner, supper and rest/ sleep at this camp.

  • In the next morning, we will check out of the camp and descend down, 9 km to reach Sirimon Gate for signing out of the mountain region. 

  • 892 USD Per Group (* The trip price is for full board upto 6 clients. Expect accommodation and transport. )
  • Kenyan tour guide fees. 

  • Cook.

  • Porters.

  • Food.

  • Accommodation per head in the camping room at Met Station, Mackinders, Shifton and Old Mosis. It is 2000 per head per night. Transport is for all while accommodation only for clients. 

  • This tour is for a group between 3-5 clients. Using Naru Moru route and coming out through the Sirimon route after summiting at the Point Lenana (4,985 m), one can experience the nature of mountain and view beautiful scenery including that of peaks, glaciers, lakes, gorge valleys, wildlife and also the beautiful sunrise at Lenana Point. 

Mount Kenya

Mountaineering Tour
Trekking Tour
Camping Tour
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