The Naro Moru route ascends mount Kenya from the Western side. Mt. Kenya, The Naro Moru route makes Mount Kenya Climbing safari easy for the average person.
While using the Naro Moru route for Mount Kenya Climbing/hiking/trekking safari you will hear hundreds of sounds with singing birds and chirping crickets including.
Kenya Safari Itinerary
Day 1: Nairobi - Naro Moru Route Mount Kenya Climbing Path
The first day of your Mount Kenya Climbing safari will see you depart after breakfast from Nairobi to Naro Moru, a small town on the slopes of Mount Kenya. You will spend the day at the base of Mount Kenya before your climbing mountain safari for acclimatization
Day 2: Naro Moru Route Mount Kenya Trail/Course
Drive to the Mount Kenya park gate at Naro Moru and make a hike of 9km within 4 hrs. You will spend the rest of the day at leisure while gradually acclimatizing. Dinner and over night at the met station hut about 3,000 m above sea level.
Day 3: Naro Moru Route Mount Kenya Road/ Hike
Hike up after breakfast up the Taleki valley getting to Mackinder's camp where you can see the main peaks clearly. This trek is about five hours. You will enjoy your meals and overnight at the Mackinder's hut at an altitude of 4,200m.
Day 4: Naro Moru Route Mt Kenya Track/Direction
You will start a pre-dawn climb to Point Lenana. Your chances to tackle the summit are increased when you start early and also avoid the bad weather from early afternoon. The Pt. Lenana is at 4,985m above sea level. You will later climb down to Mackinder's camp for dinner and overnight having successfully conquered your Mount Kenya mountain climbing adventure safari.
Day 5 Naro Moru Route Mt Kenya Way/Passage
Have breakfast and then descend to the met station and onwards to the Naro Moru park gate in about 4 hrs time. You will then drive to Naro Moru town for lunch and depart for Nairobi arriving late afternoon. This is the end of your Mt. Kenya Climbing vacation safari.
Cost will be provided on request and will go down depending on number of participants
Mount Kenya Climbing. Trekking, Hiking Safari cost will include:
- Guarantee price/guarantee trek on confirmation
- Transfer to and from the base of the mountain
- Full board accommodation whilst on the trek.
- Accommodations in camps/huts as per the itinerary
- All park entrance fees to include government taxes
- Service of an English speaking professional guide, porters and skilled cook
- Start and finish Nairobi
- Treated water on the trek.
- On completion, successful climb Certificate
Mountain Climbing Safari cost will exclude
- Laundry, sleeping bags, beverages/Drinks,
- Accommodation before the trek and climbing gears
- International flights
- Visas to Kenya
- Items of personal nature
- Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary