Visit the central highland of Kenya and climb Mount Kenya, the second highest mountain in Africa. Engage in the fantastic hiking and climbing experience with a professional guide from Nortedam Africa Tours who will help you reach the top of the mountain. See the beauty of real African nature during your hike and be ready for the fascinating view from the top of Mount Kenya. This is definitely a once-in-a-lifetime chance you don't want to miss in your life.
You will be accommodated for three nights in Old Moses Mountain Camp and Shipton's Camp.
Depart Nairobi in the morning and drive through the Kikuyu land in central Kenya covering approximately 230 kilometers to Nanyuki town where you will have your lunch. Then, you will be driven to Sirimon gate from where you start your hiking. A nine-kilometer walk for three hours through a rain forest with a picnic lunch en-route will bring you to the Old Moses (3300 meters) and arrive around noon. Dinner and overnight at the camp.
Hike through the moorland where you see a different kind of flora. Walk through Liiki Valley then along Mackinders Valley arriving at Shipton (4200 meters) in the late afternoon. Lunch en-route or at the camp. Dinner and overnight at the camp. Approximate walking time is seven hours and the distance is 17 kilometers.
Wake up early morning at 03:00 and after warming up with a cup of tea and some snacks, start hiking and heading to Point Lenana arriving the summit at approximately 06:30. Enjoy the views of the sunrise and take photos. Then, start your descent down to Shipton camp for breakfast, then further down to Old Moses where you will spend the night. Lunch and dinner at Old Moses.
After breakfast, descend down for nine kilometers to the gate where you get your transport back to Nairobi, making a lunch stop in Nanyuki. End of services.
Your safari will take place in Mount Kenya, Kenya.
Please book your flight to arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO).