MT. Kenya Trekking – Sirimon Out Chogoria

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  • Duration: 5 days
Day 1

Depart Nairobi mid morning for Nanyuki arriving in time for lunch. The afternoon is spent in this area for acclimatization. Dinner and overnight in a budget hotel. 

Day 2
Old Moses Camp

After breakfast, drive to Sirimon Park Gate. After chek-in start hiking through the Rain Forest for 9 km [ 3 hrs] to Old Moses camp (3300m). Dinner and overnight.

Day 3
Shipton Camp 

Depart Old Moses Camp at 7:30 am via Mackinders Valley to Shipton Camp (4200m). The distance takes 6 to 7 hrs. Dinner and overnight.

Day 4
Point Lenana- Chogoria

Early morning departure (3:00 am) to the summit, a walk that takes 3 hrs to point Lenana (4985m) arriving at 6:30 in the morning. After sunrise, descend to Mintos Hut [ 2hrs ]  for full breakfast and later proceed down through the Gorges valley to Chogoria Bandas and campsite[ 6hrs] . Dinner and overnight

Day 5

After breakfast, set on morning journey to Chogoria (32km).[ 7-8 hrs]  4WD vehicles are provided but during bad weather, climbers may have to walk some disance as vehicles may not reach the Bandas. From Chogoria transport is provided back to Nairobi, arriving late afternoon.

Prices  include:

  • Conservancy fees
  • Shared transport in a safari bus
  • Meals and accommodation as per itinerary
  • game drives as per itinerary
  • Travel/flying doctors rescue services while on safari.

Not included in the price:

  • Soft drinks, juices, alcoholic and other beverages
  • The optional visit to tribal villages e.g. visit to a Masai village
  • Optional activities not outlined on the itinerary
  • Items of a personal nature e.g. laundry, tips.
  • International flights,
  • Visas

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