7 Days

Mount Kenya Climbing, Mountain Trekking Kenya, Kenya climbing

7 Days/ 6 Nights Mount Kenya Climbing/ Trek Itinerary

Day 1: Nairobi Arrival: Transfer to Serena Mountain Lodge for your overnight stay

Day 2: Transfer by vehicle to Sirimon Gate. Trek for 3 hours to Old Moses Camp

Day 3: Trek to Shiptons Camp or Kami Hut

Day 4: Predawn attempt of Point Lenana (4985m). Trek to Kami and Shiptons Camp

Day 5: Trek to Mackinders Camp for overnight

Day 6: Descend to Met Station or Naromoru Gate. Transfer to Serena Mountain Lodge for overnight

Day 7: Transferred to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport

Mount Kenya Climbing/ Trek 7 Days/ 6 Nights
Mount Kenya Climbing, Hiking & Trekking 7 Days/ 6 Nights Expedition Uses the Sirimon Track – One of the Finest Approaches to the Peak Area
(Mount Kenya Climbing 7 Days/ 6 Nights offers some of the Best views of the Main Peaks, with a Gradual Climb, Which can be done Leisurely. We Traverse the Mountain by Ascending the Sirimon Track)

Mount Kenya Climbing/ Trek 7 Days | 6 Nights

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7 Days/ 6 Nights Mount Kenya Climbing/ Trek is prefer by climbers ascending mount Kenya sirimon route and descending through the easier Naro-moru route because of the nature of these two different routes.

Mount Kenya Sirimon route is quite scenic, with lots of mountain vegetation and memorable mountain experience. As climbers descend mount Kenya through Naro-moru route, they get a clear picture of the difference between these two routes owing to the fact that they are not similar.

This is why many tour and outfitting mountain climbing companies prefer guiding Mount Kenya climbers up to point Lenana via Sirimon and Naro-moru routes of Mount Kenya.

Day 1 :

<p>Drive from Nairobi to our base lodge on the western slopes of Mt Kenya tucked away in the Mount Kenya forest and at almost 2,000m the acclimatisation begins here. This afternoon is an inclusive walk through the forest where local natural history guide will reveal the medicinal plants, birds and animals of the forest environment as you explore the lower montane forest while heading to the famous Mau Mau caves - an interesting hike that prepares you for the main trek.</p>

Day 2 :

<p>Short drive, crossing the equator en-route, to the Sirimon Park Gate. On completion of park entry formalities we trek up through magnificent montane forests, bamboo and giant heather zones before reaching the high altitude moorland and our first hut, "Old Moses" at 3,340m. This first day's gentle trek takes 2-3 hours and ascends 740m.</p>

Day 3 :

<p>Up the sprawling Mooreland to the spectacular Likii Valley an area of beautiful high altitude plant such as Ostrich Plum Lobelia and Cabbage Groundsel to emerge at the Likii North hut at 3990m for camping. This is a short walking day, 3-4 hours, with an optional acclimatisation hike in afternoon up onto Terere peak.</p>

Day 4 :

<p>Up the splendid Mackinder Valley trekking past peculiar looking giant groundsel and lobelia plants to arrive at Shipton's camp at 4,236m for the night. This is a surreal setting below the towering peaks and glaciers, with its resident populations of bizarre rock hyrax and beautiful sunbirds.</p>

Day 5 :

<p>Depart after breakfast and to ascend Hausberg col (4700m) then descend steeply to Hausberg valley and Oblong tarns before making a further steep ascent, crossing huge boulders via Two Tarn. After a picnic lunch break descend into Teleki valley and connect the Naromoru summit trail for a steep climb on a rocky track leading to Austrian Camp for the night – 4780m. This day's summit circuit hike takes 5-6 hours. Climbing higher each day is excellent for acclimatisation.</p>

Day 6 :

<p>Early start to reach Pt. Lenana at 4,895m for sunrise. The climb is on frozen scree with some scrambling on the ridge of the Lewis glacier. You need a bright head torch for this. The climb takes between 1 and 2 hours and to add to the exhilaration, Kilimanjaro is usually visible on the horizon. A further 2 - 3 hours down to Makinder's camp for a hefty breakfast. After breakfast relax the rest of the day and stretch your tired legs.</p>

Day 7 :

<p>A Four to 5 hour morning trek to Naromoru park gate (2600m) and connect with the vehicle for transfer back to Mountain Rock Lodge for a welcome hot shower and lunch before the journey back to Nairobi.</p>


  • ccommodation as indicated - sharing room
  • 3 Meals a day while climbing Mt Kenya as indicated
  • First class transportation in a custom designed safari vehicle
  • 24 Hours-7 days office and cellular emergency contact details while in Kenya
  • All point-to-point personalized meet, greet and transfer service as in the program
  • All Park Entry Fees, Airstrip Transfers, VAT, state levies, service charge, and Hotel Taxes
  • Pre-planning professional program expertise, resource guiding along with firsthand experience
  • All gratuities except to driver-guides, game rangers, escort, and lodge, hotel, camp or bar staff
  • Kenya's team’s 10 plus years experience of officially pioneering and operating Mount Kenya treks and tours
  • A complete pre-planning climb & trek guide will be mailed to you upon confirmation of your mountain climbing program by African Spice Safaris
  • Professional trek and climb guiding services. All our guides are native experts in mountain trekking and climbing, African wildlife, and the African culture, many of who speak other European languages


  • Visas
  • Drinks
  • Travelers insurance
  • Flying doctor service
  • Communication charges
  • International airfares; flights
  • Personal expenses such laundry
  • Meals, Accommodation or Sightseeing not included in the itinerary; Excursions or Optional Activities

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