5 days Mount Kenya Climbing /Trekking Safari using the Naro Moru route

Naro Moru route is the quickest way to the base of the mountain and to Point Lenana. It is also one of the steepest routes and extra care should be taken here while attempting the summit. Walking up towards Mackinders Camp through the Teleki Valley offers superb views of the peaks of Batian and Nelion. A steep section known as the "vertical bog" is crossed around mid way to Mackinders Hut and a stop over here is almost compulsory. Accomodations is good with bunk houses at Met Station and Mackinder's Camp.

Mt Kenya Climbing NARO MORU ROUTE 

Mt Kenya Climb - 5 days / 4nights

  • Park:Mt Kenya National Park
  • Grade:B- moderate. Up to 6.5 hours / 15 miles per day. 
  • Approximate Trekking Distance:67 Kms
  • Starts : Nairobi /Ends : Nairobi
  • Departure Day: Any Day
  • Accomodation :Standard Lodge and Tent While trekking 
  • participants MINIMUM: 2 participants
  • Activities: Hiking and trekking,Tree naming, bird watch, wildlife encounter, photography

Mount Kenya Climbing Naro Moru Route Itinerary

Itinerary at a Glance

  • Day 1: Nairobi to Naro Moru.
  • Day 2: Naro Moru to Met.Camp Site.
  • Day 3: Met.Camp Site to Mackinders Camp.
  • Day 4: Mackinders Camp Site.
  • Day 5: Mackinders Camp Site to Nairobi.

Detailed Trip Itinerary

DAY 1:NAIROBI TO NARO MORU

Depart from Nairobi at 09:00hrs and proceed South towards the cool slopes of Mount. Kenya.Cross the Equator and arrive at Nanyuki Simbas / Lodge in time for Lunch. Relax and Enjoy magnificent scenery of Mount Kenya region. A stop over at the EQUATOR for photography, Ovenight at Simbas Lodge

DAY 2: NARO MORU TO MET.CAMP SITE

Early morning before departure if the weather permits you caphoto taking Mount Kenya when its clear then after breakfast,drive to the gate then walk to the Meteorological Station. This is very good day for acclimatization,for we will be sleeping at an altitude of 10,000 ft 9Kms 3-4 hours walk 

DAY 3: MET.CAMP SITE TO MACKINDER'S CAMP SITE 

Hike up through the Teleki valley to Mackinders Camp where there is a spectacular view of the main peaks. Walking time approximately 4-6 hours. Overnight Mackinders Camp. (14,000 ft.) 9kms 4-5 hours walk

DAY 4: MACKINDER'S CAMP SITE 

A pre- dawn attempt of point Lenana is made to ensure a successful summit bid and to try to reach the summit in time for a clear view of the majestic scenery. After climbing Pt. Lenana we return back to Mackinders camp for breakfast and then proceed down to Met Station Lodge for overnigh.9 kms 3 to 4 hours walk 

DAY 5: MACKINDER'S CAMP SITE TO NAIROBI 

After breakfast at Met station walk down to Park Gate to catch your transport back to Nairobi, arriving in the afternoon

Total Price = 800 USD Per Person Minimum 2pax.

Reach the summit at all costs!!!!

Prices of the above inclusive of:

  • Return transfer Nairobi Airport or Hotel -Nanyuki/Naro moru-Nairobi 
  • 3 meals per day while trekking 
  • 4 days Mt. Kenya trekking 
  • 3 nights accommodation while trekking 
  • 2 transfer from Nanyuki / Naro moru- park gate- return 
  • All government park fees at Mt Kenya National park
  • English Speaking Mountain Guides and Porters
  • Accommodation at Nanyuki Simbas lodge D/B/B
  • Mt Kenya T-shirt and Certificate
  • Two Man tent.

Exclusive of

  • Gloves, Sun glasses, Sleeping bag, Hats
  • Rain suits, Warm Jacket, Heavy boots, 
  • Scarf's, Rain Trousers.

Book or Inquire about this Safari

Owen Kenya Tours and Safaris
Caxton House Opp New G.P.O 3rd Floor Suite 12
Koinange Street Kenyatta Avenue
P.0 Box 40385- 00100 –  Nairobi
Cell Phone +254722846512 Office No:+ 254 20 2642762
Email: info@owenkenyasafaris.com b

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