4 Days Kenya Trekking is the best tour trip to mount Kenya during your holidays time. this is the minimum number of days being on mountain although by including one day for acclimatization will ensure the summit success rate with little altitude effects.
Day 1: Nairobi – Mt Kenya Banda’s (2,900m) 3hrs, 10km walk, 950m ascent.
After pick up in Nairobi, we drive through agricultural country up to Chogoria town for lunch. After lunch, we take 4×4 and drive up to the edge of the bamboo forest. this where our 4 Days Kenya Trekking start. Begin our trek through the dense bamboo forest for distance of 10 km up to the Mt Kenya Banda’s. Dinner and overnight at the Mount Kenya Banda’s
Day 2: Mt Kenya Banda’s – Minto`s campsite ( 4,200m) 8-9 hrs, 17km, 1,400 ascent.
Today you commence early for a long trek on a wide track through the forest, with occasional sightings of elephant, bushbuck, buffalo and impala. Emerging from the forest, you walk through heather before crossing the Nithi River to reach the moorlands from where you can enjoy good views of the picturesque Gorges Valley, the Temple, lakes, mushroom rocks, billiards table and the high peaks.
Day 3: Minto`s – ( 4,985m) to Judmiere Camp (3,300m) and 1,685m descent
The trail is about 24Km taking us to 11 to 12 walking hours. Predawn attempt of the summit starts at 0300hrs and you hike for about three hours up to point Lenana (4,985m), the hikers summit, arriving there for the African sunrise. Descend Shipton`s camp for breafast. After breakfast, begin a 5 hour descent via Mackinder`s valley to the Judmiere camp. ( 3,300m) The descent is gentle and it offers ample time to enjoy fascinating scenery which includes the moorlands before reaching the camp.
Day 4: Judmiere Camp – Nairobi. 2 hrs walk.
After early morning breakfast, descend for 3 hours to the Sirimon Park gate to catch a vehicle for the return journey to Nanyuki for lunch. Later transfer back to Nairobi arriving by 1700hrs.
Prices are per person in US Dollars and based on group size.
1 passenger (Pax): US$ 860
2 Pax: US$ 750
3 or more Pax: US$ 715
This Mark the end of our 4 Days Kenya Trekking Tour