Moutains are calling!
As hikers & adventurers, A Great Hike is our oasis. It provides a sense of fulfillment & serenity. As we trek up the greatest mountains the idea of becoming one with nature becomes a reality.
Upon arrival at Jomo Kenyatta Airport and after you clear with customs and immigration procedures, you will be picked up and transferred to your preferred hotel for overnight on bed and breakfast basis.
At 7 am you will be picked up at your hotel of stay and leave Nairobi for Nanyuki town arriving for lunch, taking about 4 hours with stopover at the equator. Proceed to Sirimon Gate, 1 hr., 2440m. From the gate follow the track as it winds uphill through the forest which becomes heath land after about 3½ hours from the gate the track veers right to Old Moses Camp, 3300m for dinner and overnight.
After breakfast, follow the track uphill, forking left at the junction. After one hour from Old Moses Camp, the track crosses Ontulili River. Go right contouring through the Moorland and crossing Liki North and continue uphill to Mackinders Valley from where there are panoramic views up the valley towards the main peak Dinner and overnight at Shipton Camp, 4200m, B,L,D.
Spend the day acclimatizing. Walk to Kami Hut down to Hauseberg Lakes (Hauseberg Tarn and Nanyuki Tarn). Walk back to Shipton for dinner and overnight.
Leave at 3am up a steep stony quarry that cuts through a cliff clearing visible part towards lower Hall Tarns arriving Mount Kenya point Lenana (6km from Shipton Camp) at 6:30am, taking about 3hrs. After the sunrise, descend down to Mintos hut (6km), 2hrs, for breakfast and 20km, 4-5hrs further down to Mount Meru Bandas, 2950m, for dinner and overnight.
Descend 2hr, 15km to forest clearance to catch your transfer vehicle to Chogoria Village where you will connect with your transfer vehicle back to Nairobi, B,L. Upon arrival you will be dropped off at preferred hotel for overnight on bed and breakfast basis.
Breakfast at the hotel with use of room till 1000hrs. You will be picked up and transferred to Jomo Kenyatta Airport for your onward scheduled flight booked by yourselves to your next destination.
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