4 Days, 3 Nights
Pick up from Nairobi hotel or Airport at 0800hrs, and transfer to Sirimon; the base of Mount Kenya (2660m). Have Lunch at the gate with a short briefing with guides and porters. Start your trek through magnificent montane forest, bamboo and giant heather zone before reaching the high altitude moorland to arrive at Ol Moses camp (3300m) in good time for dinner and Overnight.
After breakfast, start your second day hike uphill forking right at the junction. After a water break, you continue on the track crossing Ontulili River before turning right contouring through the Moorland and crossing Liki North River and continue uphill to Mackinders Valley from where there are panoramic views up the valley towards the Shiptons Camp (4200m). Arrive at the camp in good time for meal and rest: the camp is a surreal setting below the towering peaks and glacier with resident population is of Rock hyrax and sun birds.
Today you will have an early wake-up at 0400hrs, to trek up to Point Lenana (4985m) in order to arrive in good time for an African sunrise. After summit photos you will descend again to Simba Cole and continue to Mintos Hut (4200m) for full breakfast. After a short rest descend further to Mt Kenya bandas along the gorges valley where you can enjoy good views of The Temple, Lake Michaelson, Mushroom rocks and Giant billiards table. Dinner and overnight at the Bandas. You can enjoy log fires, hot showers and bed at the Bandas!
After breakfast, descend on a broad track through bamboo and virgin rain forest to meet vehicle for transfer to Chogoria town and further to Nairobi arriving by 17:00hrs.