- Tour Plan
This particular route is on the drier side of Mt Kenya and more scenic compared to Naromoru. It is on the northwest side near Nanyuki that the route starts. The climb begins through the forest into a wide ridge approaching the summit area. Sirimon route’s access is good and the facilities are proficient on this side of the mountain.
$ 992.00 pp
$ 945.00 pp
8 Persons (plus)
$ 938.00 pp
- transport to & from the mountain
- all porters / guide & cook fee
- all three meals a day on the mountain
- all park entry / hut fees
- a certificate of achievement
- Personal climbing gear/clothings/rucksack
- sleeping bag.
- personal travel insurance
- anything of personal nature.
- tipping of the guide / porters
- Day One
- Day Two
- Day Three
- Day Four
Depart Nairobi at 08H30 and drive to Mount Kenya area via Nanyuki town. After picking up the porters and your guide proceed to Sirimon gate on the North West of the mountain. Picnic lunch will be provided and there after make a 3 hours walk to Old Moses Hut 3300m for dinner and overnight[duration: 1 Day
Early morning breakfast and there after start the walk to Shipton’s camp. The walk takes 6-7 hours with a scenic view of the peak Nelion and Batian through Mackinder’s Valley. Arrive Shipton’s camp 4200m in the early afternoon for a short rest followed by dinner and overnight. Picnic lunch will be served enroute.
Pre-dawn attempt Pt. Lenana 4985m and descend leisurely Old Moses to Camp for overnight [5-6 hours] Breakfast, lunch & dinner provided. [duration:5-6 hours]
Descend to road head for your transfer vehicle to Nairobi. Breakfast & lunch provided. [duration: 3 hours]