Mount Kenya Trekking – Sirimon Route - 5 Days

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5 Days Mount Kenya Sirimon is trekking one of the second highest mountain of Africa, which is a strato-volcano mountain created 3 million years ago.

Mount Kenya is the highest mountain in Kenya and a the second highest mountain in Africa, after Mount Kilimanjaro. Highest peaks of Kenya Mountain are Batian at 5,199 m, Nelion at 5,188 m and Lenana at 4,985 m.

Moreover, Kenya Mountain is a strato-volcano evolved over 3 million years ago. The scenery surrounding around the mountain is a World Heritage Site.

The Mountain is located in East – central part of the country and around 150 km from the commercial city of Nairobi.

As a result, Mt. Kenya, Africa’s second highest peak is regarded as the realm of Ngai, god of the local Kikuyu people. Traditionally, all Kikuyu home were built to face this sacred peak. They call it Kirinyaga, or place of light.

However, the Mount Kenya trek is through forest, wildlife, bird life and beautiful vegetation. The treks range from a day trek to 7 days trek.

5 Days Mount Kenya Sirimon Trek, is one of the finest approaches to the peak area. It offers some of the best views of the main peaks, with a gradual climb which can be done leisurely. We traverse the mountain by
ascending the Sirimon Trek.

We are offering few Mt Kenya itineraries on the website, if you have special requests, do send us an inquiry.

5 Days Mount Kenya Sirimon trekking is a trekking to Lenana peak.

5 Days Mount Kenya Sirimon Trek, is one of the finest approaches to the peak area. It offers some of the best views of the main peaks, with a gradual climb which can be done leisurely. We traverse the mountain by
ascending the Sirimon Trek.

Day 1
Lodge to Sirimon Gate

Morning spent sorting and organizing equipment for the mountain trek and be driven to the Sirimon gate. An easy 3 hrs walk through equatorial forest to Judmaier’s Camp (3,300 m) for overnight in the high altitude mountain tents.

Day 2
Mount Kenya Trekking

Ascend the Sirimon Track to Likii North Valley and camp overnight in this beautiful little valley below the subsidiary peaks of Teleki and Sendeyo, two ancient parasitic vents of the main peaks.overnight at liki north camp in tents (3990 m)-Full board

Day 3
Trekking Mount Kenya

Climb out of the North Valley and into the Mackinders Valley, one of the broadest valleys on the

mountain, with many giant groundsels. Camp at the head of the Mackinder’s Valley, just below the main peaks of Batian and Nelion (4,300m).- Full board

Day 4
Mt. Kenya Trekking

Alpine ascent to the highest peak, Pt. Lenana (4985m). En route up the north face little used by tourists. Four hours of stiff walking to the summit. Then descend to Teleki Valley on the opposite side of the main peaks, to Mackinder’s Camp for a good night rest (4150m.) Full board

Day 5
Descend Mt. Kenya to Lodge

Descend to the Met Station (road head) on the Naro Moru Trek and back to the Lodge.

price Includes:

  • Meal Plan as detailed: B=Breakfast L=Lunch D=Diner
  • Return transfers from the Lodge.
  • All Park entrance fees and conservation fees
  • Service of an English-speaking professional Guide, porters and skilled cook
  • Guaranteed price/guaranteed Trek on confirmation
  • Flying Doctor Service temporary cover for emergency evacuation (taca)
  • Bottled treated water in our vehicle
  • Prevailing taxes (subject to changes)
  • On Completion Successful Climb Certificate.

Price Excludes:

  • Transport to/fro Nairobi City
  • Accommodation at the Lodge.
  • International air, visa fees and inoculation.
  • Climbing Gear/equipment
  • Personal Travel insurance ( let us know if to provide )
  • Laundry, drinks and tipping
  • Extra activities offered at lodges or en route
  • Any deviation from the stated route
  • Any tariff/tax increases after the date of this quote
  • Any items of personal nature.
  • Baggage:
  • Pack light and preferably soft sided bags.
  • You will need a hat, sunglasses and sun screen
  • Bring own insect repellents.
  • Ensure if taking medication you carry all your medicines
  • A warm jacket or sweater is required for cold weather conditions or in the mornings and evenings.
  • Smart casual wear especially for dining areas – all camps/lodges/hotels offer laundry service
  • Camera and binoculars, plus battery chargers

Trekking rates are all year round. However, accommodation before and after the trek is not included.

Transport to and from Nairobi

USD $ 200 X 2 = USD $ 400 per vehicle

ACCOMMODATION AT NARO MORU RIVER LODGE

02 Jan 2020- 28 Feb 2020, 01 July 2020- 15 Sept 2020, 08 Dec 2020- 23 Dec 2020
Single room – USD 200 per room per night on Full board
Twin/ Double room – USD 270 per room per night on full board

01 Mar 2020- 30 June 2020, 14 Sept 2020- 07 Dec 2020
Single room – USD 180 per room per night on Full board
Twin/ Double room – USD 250 per room per night on full board

24 Dec 2020- 01 Jan 2020
Single room – USD 210 per room per night on Full board
Twin/ Double room – USD 290 per room per night on full board

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

Mount Kenya Trekking – Sirimon Route
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USD 985 USD 935 Per Person
Number of Travelers Total Cost
1 Adult USD 2,015
2 Adults USD 1,345
3 Adults USD 1,195
4 Adults USD 1,070
5 Adults USD 1,035
6 Adults USD 980
7 Adults USD 935
8 Adults USD 935
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Trip Facts

  • Transport to the gate from Naro Moru River Lodge
  • 8
  • Trekking/ Climbing
  • Mount Kenya
  • 5 days
  • Camping

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