Mount Kenya Trek – Lenana peak - 4 Days

Mount Kenya Lenana peak

4 Days Mount Kenya Lenana peak trekking 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.

4 Days Mount Kenya Lenana is designed for those who have a minimum amount of time and who want to reach the third highest peak Pt. Lenana. This challenging, non technical ascent can be made by any healthy person.

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

4 Days Mount Kenya Lenana peak trekking is a trekking to Lenana peak.

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

Day 1
Lodge to Naro Moru Gate

Morning spent sorting and organizing personal equipment for the trek with the help of your guide. Depart the lodge latest midday and be driven to naro moru park-gate where you start the trek. The guide set a leisurely pace for a relaxing trek up on the mountain. The trek helps you to acclimatize and enjoy seeing fascinating vegetation zones of an equatorial mountain and the associated rich animal and bird life. Packed Lunch is provided en-route. The trek takes 3 hrs to the Met station where we spend the night in the Mountain log cabins.

A good day for acclimatization for we will be sleeping at an altitude of 3,050m. A short hike is taken in the afternoon to gain and loose altitude.

Day 2
Mount Kenya Trekking

After breakfast hike up past forest line to moorland zone covered by tussock glass and Heathers zone onto the Teleki valley to the crest of the ridge from which vantage point you have a splendid view of the main peaks. Packed lunch is provided en-route. Walking time approximately 4 – 6 hours to the teleki lodge for overnight (4,200 m)

Day 3
Mt. Kenya Trekking

A per-dawn start is made to ensure a successful summit bid and in time for clear view of the majestic scenery after sunrise. With the help of the guide ascent to the third highest peak ( point lenana -4985 m, (4- 5 hr) then descend down to teleki lodge for breakfast and changing. A few minutes break then proceed down to met (5 hrs). Station for overnight (3050 m).

Day 4
Descend Mt Kenya to Lodge

After breakfast, descend down through the forest to Naro Moru park gate. Later, drive 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.
  • 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

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Mount Kenya Trek – Lenana peak
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USD 830 USD 780 Per Person
Number of Travelers Total Cost
1 Adult USD 1,585
2 Adults USD 1,090
3 Adults USD 975
4 Adults USD 890
5 Adults USD 860
6 Adults USD 815
7 Adults USD 780
8 Adults USD 779.87
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Trip Facts

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

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