1 Day trip mt kenya climbing sirimon route



1 Day trip mt kenya climbing sirimon route Much more scenic than Naromoru which offers some of the finest walking. Climbing up through tropical rain forest with wild animals some of the animals The route starts on the northwest side of the mountain near Nanyuki

A day trek is gives you an oportunity to view and take photos to mount kenya but who do not want to summit on point lenana may be they are out of time and they want to conquer the second highest mountain in africa.Along the way you will cross Likii river and enter to Mackinder valley as you trek through the valley toward the peak you will be seing Lobellias plantations.

Shipton camp is under the three 1 Day trip mt kenya climbing sirimon route majestic peaks The highest peaks of the mountain are Batian (5,199 metres (17,057 ft)), Nelion (5,188 metres (17,021 ft)) and Point Lenana (4,985 metres (16,355 ft)).

Though Mount Kenya summit can be reached in three days as per the below Mt Kenya Climbing Sirimon Down Sirimon Route Price 200 Ussd per person

1 Day trip mt kenya climbing sirimon route

best safaris that can be combine with 1 day mount kenya climbing :-

Chogoria - Naro Moru Route



Trekking Mt. Kenya: 6 Days Chogoria Down Naro Moru Route
Distance: 75 km | Difficulty: Demanding | Start/Finish: Nairobi

Summary
This is by far the most scenic and interesting route. It takes in both tropical forests and moor land.

Day 1: Nairobi/Chogoria



Pick up from your Nairobi Hotel at 8am and drive north to Chogoria town for lunch and afternoon leisure walk in the town to acclimatize. Dinner and overnight at Chogoria Transit Motel, 2000m, L,D.

Day 2: Chogoria/Mount Meru Bandas – 4hrs, 16km walk, 950m ascent



After breakfast, take a Transfer Jeep vehicle to the forest clearance, 16km from where the walk starts. You will walk for 16km through the forest along the dirt and sometimes very muddy road for 4hrs to reach Mount Meru Bandas at 2950m for lunch and afternoon walks. Dinner and overnight at Mt. Meru Bandas, B,L,D

Day 3: Mount Meru Bandas – Road Head Camp, 3hrs, 9km, 350m ascent



After breakfast follow the track through giant heather and forest up to Chogoria road head from where the path drops to cross a stream then follows the broad ridge to the east of the gorges valley to reach Road Head Camp taking approximately 3-4hrs. Overnight at Road Head Camp at 3300m.

Day 4: Road Head/Mintos Hut – 4 hrs, 12km



After breakfast follow the track through giant heather and forest up to Chogoria road head from where the path drops to cross a stream then follows the broad ridge to the east of the gorges valley to reach Mintos Hut, 4200m. Dinner and overnight at Mintos Hut, B, L, D

Day 5: Mintos/Point Lenana/Met Station – 11-12 hrs, 29km, 785m ascent/1985m descent



Leave shortly after midnight at 2am towards the main peaks and divide after an hour, above a flat green area at the head of the valley known as temple fields, arriving at point Lenana at 6:30am. After taking photographs, descend to Mackinders for breakfast and continue down to Met Station at 3000m for dinner and overnight rest, B,L,D

Day 6: Met Station/Naromoru/Nairobi – 3hrs, 9km, 400m descent



After breakfast, descend through the rainforest which is 9km to Naromoru Park Gate at 2,600m where you will connect with your transport back to Nairobi, arriving at approximately 3pm, B,L

Tour cost: US$ 700 per person

Included in the price:


Guarantee price/guarantee trek on confirmation
Transfer to and from the base of the mountain
Full board accommodation whilst on the trek.
Meal plan as detailed: B=Breakfast, L=Lunch and D=Dinner
Accommodations in camps/huts as per the itinerary
1 night full board hotel accommodation at Chogoria Transit Hotel
All park entrance fees to include government taxes
Service of an English speaking professional guide, porters and skilled cook
Start and finish Nairobi
Treated water on the trek.
On completion, successful climb Certificate

Excluded:


Tips, laundry, sleeping bags and drinks
Accommodation before/after the trek
climbing gears
International flights
Visas to Kenya
Items of personal nature
Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary