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5 Days 4 Nights Climbing Mt Kenya


Kenya is 5199m high, which makes it the second highest mountain in Africa. The mountain is eroded with snow capped peaks which can be seen from far off distance. Mt Kenya has a symmetrical volcano cone with diameter of 12 Km; it dates back to between 2 to 3 million years ago. Mt Kenya has 3 peaks namely: Lenana, Mbatian and Nelion. The mountain has a very significant view and the forest supports a good number of animals including the zebras, giant forest hogs, rock hyrax, monkeys, antelopes and different types of birds.
Mt Kenya Guides and porters

Have great wealth of experience in handling clients while trekking
Guides have at least 4 years of experience while porters at least 2 years
Both Guides and porters communicate in English and the guide can also speak a second language - German, French
   or Spanish.
Mountain cook ensures that you eat well cooked food while hot and have enough to drink. Plenty of food is served
   on the mountain as well as fruits
Guides have training with National Outdoor leadership school NOLS
our Mount Kenya Guides and porters participate in mountain day clean ups

Trekking Information
Any physically fit person can climb Mt. Kenya. No climbing experience is necessary to get you to the top of Kenya's highest Mountain (5,199M) with its magnificent gleaming glaciers.

Mt Kenya can and is climbed at all times of the year. If possible, however, it is best to avoid the two rainy seasons that may start in mid-March and last through till mid-June (the long rains); and from the late October through till end of November (the short rains). The driest times on the mountain are usually January till mid-March and again July through mid-October.

Mt Kenya Climb - 6 days / 5 nights
Park: Mt Kenya National Park
Approximate Trekking Distance: 60 KMS
Starts: Nairobi/ Ends: Nairobi
Departure Day: Any Day
Accommodation: Budget / mid-range accommodation / Tent While trekking
Activities: Hiking and trekking, Plants naming, bird watch, wildlife encounter, photography


DAY 1: 10th July ,2012 -Departure from Nairobi at 0800 hrs (where you will either be picked-up from the airport) and driven to Nanyuki.You will stop shortly at the equator and then continue to Nanyuki, where you check in to your hotel. The afternoon is spent preparing for the hike. There will be a complimentary walking tour to the equator. Dinner and an overnight stay will be at the Nanyuki Simbas lodge.

DAY 2: 11th July, 2012 -After breakfast, you will be transferred to Sirimon Gate and hike to Old Moses camp for overnight (3300m) - 3 to 4 hrs hikes (9kms). On your way to Old Moses, you will come across different vegetation.

DAY 3: 12th July,2012 -After breakfast, you will hike to Shipton's camp (4200m) through Liki and Makinders valleys for an overnight stay (6 to 8 hrs hikes) - 17 kms.

DAY 4:13th July, 2012 - This day will include a trip to Point Lenana (4985m) at 0300 hrs and then a descent directly to Old Moses (Judmair) Camp for an overnight stay.

DAY 5: 14th July, 2012 -After breakfast, we will descend to Sirimon Park Gate to catch your vehicle to head to the Aberdare National Park where you will start your Wildlife Safari.

Price inclusive of:

Transport from Nairobi to Nanyuki transit hotel by private Transport Accommodation at Mt Kenya Bandas Double
   Beds, hot /cold shower and Bonfire.
Transfer on Naru Moro route
3 meals per day while trekking
5days Mt. Kenya trek
4 nights accommodation while trekking
All government park fees
English Speaking Chief Mountain Guide and one Assistant Guide.
English Speaking Porters and cooks
Mt Kenya Certificate after successful summit challenge

Exclusive of: Tents and Sleeping mats, Gloves, Sun glasses, Sleeping bag, Hats, Rain suits, Warm Jacket, Heavy boots, Scarf's, Rain Trousers.

Guides: Experienced guide with over 5 years minimum and equipped guides-Trained in First aid.
Cook: with over 4 yrs as mountain cooking with day to day menu of great food
Porters: With good communication skills and own gear

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