Date
22 Jan - 03 Feb
Duration
5 Days
Price
$5000
Availability
40
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Mount Kenya is the highest mountain in Kenya and the second-highest in Africa, after Kilimanjaro. The highest peaks of the mountain are Batian 5,199 meters (17,057 ft) and Nelion at 5,188 metres (17,021 ft). While Point Lenana sits at 4,985 metres (16,355 ft) the mountain is in central Kenya, about 16.5 kilometers south of the equator. In addition it is 150 kilometers north-northeast of the capital Nairobi. Mt Kenya Climbing expedition is a must try experience whilst in Kenya.

Day 1:

Sirimon gate Old Moses Camp

The day start from Sirimon gate (2500m) and then trek through forest, bamboo, and rosewood and heather zones to the Old Moses Mountain Hut/Camp. The elevation here is 3300m and offers a very good acclimatization opportunity. Dinner and overnight here.

Day 2:

Old Moses Shipton's Camp

After an early breakfast trek to Shipton's camp (4200m). The hike is awesome but a good test on individual endurance on the mountain. The rigorous but exciting trek up takes you across hills and valleys through the entire stretch of the sprawling moorlands where you see several unique and interesting plants and animals including the Giant groundsels and lobelias and the mountain rock hyrax. Lunch is served on the way. Arrival time is early evening.

Day 3:

Shiptons Camp

The day is usually used for acclimatization. After breakfast, the guide allows a small elevation up the cliffs so as to have good bonding with climatic conditions as well as have wonderful time to capture the birds and animals found here. Get back to the camp just in time for lunch and then have the afternoon to yourself.

Day 4:

Summit and then Old Moses

Leave at 3am up a steep stony quarry that cuts through a cliff clearing visible part towards lower Hall Tarns arriving point Lenana at 6:30am, taking about 3hrs. After the sunrise, descend down, you descend slowly down to Shipton’s Camp for breakfast. After some rest embark on the journey to Old Moses camp through Mackinder’s valley arriving late in the evening. Lunch is served on the way. The camp is relatively warm and here you enjoy the view of Nanyuki town and the Timau plains. Dinner and overnight.

Day 5:

Old Moses camp – Nairobi

After early morning breakfast, descend for 3 hours up to the Sirimon Park gate to catch a vehicle for transfer to Nairobi arriving late afternoon. At the park entrance gate you have the opportunity to bid goodbye to the crew as you appreciate them depending on their services rendered.

LUXURY PRIVATE SAFARI BY 4X4 JEEP LANDCRUISER WITH LUXURY LODGE,HOTELS AND CAMPS.

NO. OF PERSONS PRICE IN US $ ACCOMMODATION
1 4000 Single
2 6000 1 Double
3 8000 1 Triple
4 10000 2 Double
5 12000 1 Double & 1 Triple
6 14000 3 Double or 2 Triple

STANDARD PRIVATE SAFARI BY (MINI VAN) WITH STANDARD LODGE, HOTELS AND CAMPS.

NO. OF PERSONS PRICE IN US $ ACCOMMODATION
1 3000 Single
2 5000 1 Double
3 7000 1 Triple
4 9000 2 Double
5 11000 1 Double & 1 Triple
6 13000 3 Double or 2 Triple

BUDGET PRIVATE SAFARI BY (MINI VAN) WITH BUDGET LODGE, HOTELS AND CAMPS.

NO. OF PERSONS PRICE IN US $ ACCOMMODATION
1 3000 Single
2 5000 1 Double
3 7000 1 Triple
4 9000 2 Double
5 11000 1 Double & 1 Triple
6 13000 3 Double or 2 Triple
Include
  • Park fees, camping fees & rescue fees
  • 18% VAT on tour fees & services
  • Accommodation in wooden cabins on the mountain
  • -29C Extreme Limit Sleeping Bags
  • Double layered Sleeping Mats
  • Transportation to & from the mountain gate
  • Professional mountain guides, cooks and porters
  • 3 meals daily while on the mountain>
  • Katadyn filtered water throughout the trek
  • Pre & Post Trek accommodation at the Weru Weru River Lodge (or alternative) on Bed & Breakfast Basis
  • Fair wages for the mountain crew as approved by the Kilimanjaro Association of Tour Operators (KIATO)
  • 10% discount on meals at selected restaurants in Moshi Town
  • Tree donation in support of our environmental conservation projects
  • 2- way shared airport transfers (for private transfers it costs $20 extra per vehicle.
Not Include
  • Tips
  • Laundry Services & Items of personal nature
  • Add-on tours & activities

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