5 Days Mount Kenya Naro Moru Route

5 Days Mount Kenya Naro Moru Route

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( Naro Moru route is taken by many of the trekkers who try to reach Point Lenana. It can be ascended in only 3 days and has bunkhouses at each camp so a tent is not necessary. The terrain is usually good, although one section is called the Vertical Bog.

The track starts in Naro Moru town and heads past the Park Headquarters up the ridge between the Northern and Southern Naro Moru Rivers. At the roadhead is the Meteorological Station, to which it is possible to drive in the dry season. The route drops down into the Northern Naro Moru Valley to Mackinder’s Camp on the Peak Circuit Path.)

This route is the fastest for trekkers summit Point Lenana (4985m). It can be ascended in only 4 days and has bunkhouses at each camp so a tent is not necessary. The terrain is usually good, although one section is called the Vertical Bog. The track starts in Naro Moru town and heads past the Park Headquarters up the ridge between the Northern and Southern Naro Moru Rivers. At the roadhead is the Meteorological Station, to which it is possible to drive in the dry season. The route drops down into the Northern Naro Moru Valley to Mackinder’s Camp on the Peak Circuit Path.

Distance: 40 km | Difficulty: Demanding | Start/Finish: Nairobi

 

5 Days Mount Kenya Naro Moru Route
5 Days Mount Kenya Naro Moru Route

5 Days Mount Kenya Naro Moru Route, Mount Kenya Climbing Safari

Day 1: Nairobi Nanyuki

Depart from Nairobi at 07:00hrs and proceed towards the cool slopes of Mt. Kenya. Cross the Equator and arrive at your hotel in Nanyuki in time for Lunch. Relax and enjoy the magnificent scenery around with acclimatization in the afternoon, dinner and night in Nanyuki base hotel.

Day 2: Nanyuki – Met Station

Morning spent sorting and organising personal equipment for the mountain trek. After lunch we drive to the road head of the Naro Moru Track, to the Meteorological station. This is a very good day for acclimatization, for we will be sleeping at an altitude of 10,000 ft. A short hike will be taken in the afternoon to help acclimatization.

Day 3: Met Station – Mackinders Camp

Hike up into the Teleki valley to Mackinders Camp where there is a spectacular view of the main peaks. Walking time approximately 4-6 hours. Overnight Teleki Valley,(14,000 ft.)

DAY 4: Mackinders Camp – Point Lenana-Nanyuki

A pre- dawn start is made to ensure a successful summit bid and to try to reach the summit in time for a clear view of the majestic scenery. After climbing Point Lenana we return to our base camp and then proceed down the gate and onward to Nanyuki for overnight.

Day 5: Nanyuki – Nairobi

After breakfast you leisurely drive back to Nairobi, arriving at around mid-day.

General trekking information and recommended mountain clothing
-Warm, windproof jacket with hood
-Waterproof Jacket and over trousers
-Walking trousers, shirts and pullover
-Warm underwear
-Walking socks
-Good comfortable walking heavy boots
-Training shoes (for evening)
-Gaiters, sun hat, warm hat or balaclava
-Scarf, gloves, sun glasses
-Sleeping bag
-You can hire some of the equipment available at a reasonable cost

Included in the price:
-Guarantee price/guarantee trek on confirmation
-Return transfer Nairobi -Nanyuki-Nairobi
-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
-Accommodation in camps/huts as per the itinerary
-Accommodation at Nanyuki hotel on B/B
-Two Man tent
-All park entrance fees to include government taxes
-Service of an English speaking professional guide, porters and skilled cook
-4×4 transport on Naro Moru route
-Start and finish Nairobi
-Treated water on the trek

Excluded in the price:
-All personal travel insurances
-All personal expenses including; telephones, tips, alcoholic drinks, laundry, etc.
-International and Domestic flights
-All Airport Taxes and Visas
-Accommodation in Nairobi before and after the trek – can be arranged on request
-Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary

Booking & Reservations for 5 Days Mount Kenya Naro Moru Route

Booking Office Tel: Kenya Cinema Plaza, Moi Avenue,
4th Floor, Room C7,
Nairobi, Kenya

Mobile : +254790006650

Email: info[at]citysightseeing.co.ke

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