Tour Code :SNPK 03
Start : Nairobi
End : Nairobi
Tour Duration: 6 days Mt. Kenya Climbing Naro moru - Chogoria Route
Approximate Trekking Distance: 56 Kms
Accommodations: As per itinerary
Group Size: Daily guaranteed departure
Day 1. Nairobi/Mt Kenya
Depart Nairobi in the morning and driving through central Kenya to arrive at Naromoru in time for lunch and then dinner and overnight in a hotel. Afternoon walk will be recommended for acclimatization where you visit the Mau Mau cave or villages around.
Day 2. Met Station (2440-3050m) aprox 4 Hours
After breakfast, drive to Naromoru Park Gate and after checking in, start hiking to through the forest to Met Station . The hiking takes about 4 hrs. Dinner and overnight.
Day 3. Mackinders Camp (3050- 4200m)aprox 6-7 Hours
Depart Met Station after breakfast and proceed to the moorland where our guide will help you to identify various high altitude flowers and vegetation and up the Teleki Valley arriving Mackinders Camp early evening. Picnic lunch enroute. Dinner and overnight in the camp.
Day 4. Austrian Camp (4200-4790m) aprox 3 Hours
Depart at 10:00 am after breakfast ascending along a steep screw to Austrian Hut . Covering this distance takes about 3 hrs. for lunch, dinner and overnight.
Day 5. Point Lenana-Chogoria (4790-4985-3000m) aprox 10-12 Hours
Departing at 5:30 am, proceed through Lewis Glacier to Point Lenana(4985m) arriving approx. 6:30 am in the morning. After the sunrise, descend down to Mintos Hut for full breakfast. Later descend along the famous Gorges Valley to Chogoria Bandas /campsite. Dinner and overnight.
Day 6. Chogoria- Nairobi
After breakfast, set on morning journey to chogoria (32 km). You will hike for 2 - 3 hour and then our vehicle will pick you for a transfer off the mountain, climbers have to walk some distance as vehicles may not reach the Bandas. From Chogoria transport is provided back to Nairobi, arriving late afternoon.
Pricing: From US $755 per person sharing
All inclusive Backpackers trekking price available on request.