Hike 165 – Kereita Hike & Zip lining.

Route Description

Our walk through Kereita Forest starts at the Carbacid Forest Gate. we will visit a small natural spring in the neighbourhood to view water bubbling from underground. This is actual carbon dioxide gas from the ground.
The trail then goes deeper into the forest, with the undergrowth now getting thicker and more interesting and varied. Giant ferns and climbers abound deep in the forest, competing for the meager light filtering though old gnarled mammoth trees that stand tall and proud, untouched by human exploitation. The sounds of various species of monkeys and birds increasingly become a regular part of the jungle. The trail is hardly discernible due to infrequent visitors to this part of the forest.
After walking up and down two steep river valleys for about two hours, we will pass by Elephant Pool, a large natural water body that Elephants love to frolic in. A further one hour walk will finally bring us to Kereita Waterfall on Gatamaiyu River. To the right side of the waterfall is a cave with a small bat population.Kereita has been classified as an Important Bird Area (IBA), and boasts over 138 species, of which 20 are considered rare.
The whole round hike takes about 6-7 hours

Meeting point Bata next to Hilton hotel @ 6:50 Am and leave @ 7:00 Am
(Event Date:15th July)

CHARGES;PP
3799 Kes Citizen.
4699 Kes Residents.
4999 kes Non Residents

Deposit~>1500ksh
Booking Deadline 10th July

PAYMENT MODE:
Deposit to our KCB Bank account (Ask for details)
Lipa Na Mpesa-Till No.809744 (buy goods and services)
Forward the confirmation text to +254728839300
For more details, e-mail: info@africaoutdoors.co.ke

DRESS CODE:
~>Casual slacks or cargo pants (No Sandals, Shorts nor Skirts)
~>Hiking shoes with good grip
~>Hat incase of hot sun.
~>Warm Clothing in case of change of weather
~>Rain gears & always carry an extra Tshirt

Requirements/what to carry
1. ID/Passport
2. Sun glasses
3. Sunscreen Lotion
4. Spirit of hiking
5. Extra water 2ltr -3ltrs
6. Packed Lunch/Snacks
7. Backpack to carry your personal items

COST INCLUSIVE OF;
~>Transport to and from
~>Park entry fee
~>Guide fee
~>Armed guide
~>500ml drinking water
~>Photography
~>Ziplining(2 lines only)

COST EXCLUSIVE
~>Lunch/Snacks
~>Tips
~>Extra water
~>Other items not mentioned above.

Cancellation
If a member cancels a reservation as detailed below, the following sums will be claimed.
• If cancelled within 3 days prior – 50% of the total sum payable is due
• If cancelled on the trip date or fails to show up – Full payment is due
In all instances, notification of cancellation must be made in writing and will be effective on the date received

CONTACTS:
willy
+254728839300

OFFICES:
Jeevanjee Garden mall
Moktar daddah st
Fst floor

Please visit our website(www.africaoutdoors.co.ke) or offices for more information on your area of interest & our tour consultants will serve you.

Kind regards
Africa Outdoors Safaris

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