Much more scenic than Naromoru and it is on the drier side of the mountain which offers some of the finest walking. Climb up through forest into a wide ridge approach to the summit area. The route starts on the northwest side of the mountain near Nanyuki. Access is adequate and the bunk house facilities are the best on this side of the mountain..
Day 1: Nairobi-Nanyuki
Depart from Nairobi at 9:30am. Drive for 4 hrs to Nanyuki. Dinner and overnight in a Base Hotel.
Day 2: Sirimon (Old Moses Hut)
After breakfast, transfer to Sirimon gate where the trekking starts. Hike for 9km to Old Moses camp (3,300m) for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Old Moses Hut-Shiptons Camp
After breakfast, hike for 12 km to Shiptons camp (4,200m) for dinner and overnight.
Day 4. Point Lenana-Chogoria
Attempt Point Lenana (4,985m) at 3:30am. After sunrise, descend back to Mintos hut for breakfast. Descend further down to Chogoria park gate campsite for dinner and overnight.
Day 5.Chogoria Village-Nairobi
Leave the mountain through the rain forest to Chogoria village. After lunch, connect the transport back to Nairobi arriving by 6:30pm.
Normal Climb WHAT IS INCLUDED:
Transport to & from the mountain, Porters, Guide & Cooks Fee, three meals a day whilst on the mountain, all hut & camping fees, all park entry fees, certificate of achievement.
WHAT IS INCLUDED:
Transport to & from the park, Porters & guides fee, Park & camping fees, hut fees, three meals whilst on the mountain.
NOT INCLUDED ON BOTH:
Tipping to the guide & porters, cooks, personal & technical climbing equipment’s/gear, Personal Insurance, Rescue fee, Technical & Rock climbing guide optional.
Departure Dates & Prices
|2015 Departure Dates||Prices From|
|01 Jan - 31 Mar 15||$00.00|
|01 Apr - 30 Jun 15||$00.00|
|01 Jul - 31 Oct 15||$00.00|
|01 Nov - 31 Dec 15||$00.00|
|2016 Departure Dates||Prices From|
|01 Jan - 31 Mar 16||$00.00|
|01 Apr - 30 Jun 16||$00.00|
|01 Jul - 31 Oct 16||$00.00|
|01 Nov - 31 Dec 16||$00.00|
Kindly liaise with our Tour Consultant for final pricing and Special Discounts. Prices are per person based on 2 adults sharing a room. If different hotels are used for the various departures, then prices may change and special Supplements may apply on dates within certain travel times.
Schedule Flights or Charter information is only provided for those tours that are using such services. The information given is for tentative tour arrangements as flight, charters or schedule flight information may vary at the time ob booking and at the time of travelling due to un-foreseen factors. Our office is always available to alert you of any expected changes and make any reconfirmations.
|Board Basis||Room Type|
|Full Board||Standard Room / Luxury Room|
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