5 Days Mount Kenya Climbing Safari - Sirimon Route

Mt Kenya Climb - 4 Nights / 5 Days on the Mountain

  • Park: Mt Kenya National Park
  • Grade:B- moderate. Up to 6.5 hours / 15 miles per day.
  • Approximate Trekking Distance: 60 KMS 
  • Starts : Nairobi/ Ends : Nairobi
  • Departure Day: Any Day
  • Accommodation: Standard Bandas and Tent While trekking 
  • Minimum Pax: 2 participants
  • Activities: Hiking and trekking, plants naming, bird watching , wildlife encounter, photography
  • Mount Kenya Hiking Sirimon Route Climbing Tour

Mount Kenya Climbing Safari Itinerary at a Glance

  • Day 1: Nairobi to Nanyuki.
  • Day 2: Nanyuki to Old Moses Camp.
  • Day 3: Old Moses Camp to Shipton's Camp.
  • Day 4: Shipton's Camp to Old Moses Camp.
  • Day 5: Old Moses Camp to Nairobi.

Detailed Trip Itinerary

DAY I: Nairobi to Nanyuki

Depart After breakfast transfer from Nairobi is at 0900 hrs( either from hotel or airport) to Nanyuki.The drive takes about 3 hrs with 10 minutes stopover at the African curio shop for washroom and stretching,we then depart and drive for another 2 hrs with a short brief stopover at the Equator for photography and continue to Nanyuki where you check in in the hotel.Afternoon is preparing for the hike.Dinner and overnight 

DAY 2: Nanyuki to Old Moses Camp

After breakfast transfer from your hotel to Sirimon gate we spend about 20 minutes for park entry formalities and then hike to Old Moses Camp (Judmair Camp) for dinner and overnight (3300m), This takes 3 to 4 hrs hikes (9 kms). Old Moses is where you acclimatize as you also come across different vegetation. 

DAY 3: Old Moses Camp to Shipton's Camp

After breakfast Hike to Shipton's camp (4200m )through Liki and Makinders valley for overnight (6 to 8 hrs hikes) 17 kms.

DAY 4: Shipton's Camp Point Lenana to Old Moses

Attempt point Lenana (4985m) at 0300 hrs and descend directly to Old Moses (Judmair) Camp for overnight 

Day 5: Old Moses Park Gate to Nairobi

After breakfast descend to Sirimon Park Gate to catch your vehicle to your next destination Total Price = 750 USD Per Person mini mum 2 person 


  • Prices are based on a minimum of 2 persons.
  • A price reduction is available for numbers above two persons. 

Price includes

  • Return transfer Nairobi -Nanyuki - Nairobi 
  • 3 meals per day while trekking 
  • 3 days Mount Kenya trek 
  • 4 nights accommodation while trekking 
  • 2 transfer from Nanyuki -Chogoria - Park Gate - return 
  • All government park fees at Mount Kenya National Park
  • English Speaking Mountain Guides and Porters
  • Accommodation at Nanyuki Simbas lodge D/B/B
  • Mount Kenya T-shirt and Certificate
  • Two Man tent where applicable
  • Price is Exclusive of 
  • Gloves, Sun glasses, Sleeping bag, Hats , Rain suits, 
  • Warm Jacket, Heavy boots, Scarf's, Rain Trousers
  • Price is exclusive of first and last Night accommodation in Nairobi.

You can hire some of the equipments available at a reasonable cost


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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