MT KENYA CIRCUIT.LETS GO TOUCH THE SKY

MT KENYA CIRCUIT.LETS GO TOUCH THE SKY
past over 1 year ago

Starts: Friday, 31 July, 2015 04:00am

Ends: Monday, 3 August, 2015 11:00am

Event Details

Sirimon Route.
This is the most popular and gentle route in Mount Kenya and also the most interesting because it is on the drier side of the mountain.

Day 1
Departure from Nairobi is at 600am. Transfer to Sirimon gate and have a picnic lunch before entry.
We will start the hike to Old Moses camp for overnight stay (3300m), 9kms (3 to 4) hrs hike (great for acclimatization) through a beautiful forest with East African Pencil Cedar trees, Poducarpus trees and the giant Hygenia trees. From Old Moses camp you can see the summits of Batian and Nelion peaks.
Evening tea snacks and dinner served.
Evening entertainment with some fun “Mountain Karaoke”.

Day2
After a hearty breakfast, Hike to Shipton’s camp (4200m ), 17kms (6 to 8 hrs hike) through Likii Valley and Mackinders Valley, a great day of scenery and awesome photo shoots. There are breath taking views of the peaks from the view point. A nutritious lunch will be served by the Likii River and we will continue the trek to Shiptons camp.
Evening tea snacks and dinner served.
*(Early night)

Day 3
Attempt point Lenana (4985m) at 0200 hrs, photo session on sunrise and at point Lenana, then descend. Breakfast will be served and right after, we will start heading back to Old Moses camp for the night.
Lunch will be served by the Likii River on our way back to Old Moses.
Evening tea snacks and dinner will served.
We shall have an entertaining last night with a toast of champagne.

Day 4
After breakfast descend to Sirimon Park gate to our vehicle and head back to Nairobi.

TRIP PACKAGE COST
Kenya Citizens Ksh 20000pp
Residents Ksh 30000pp
Non-Residents USD$ 650 pp
Mode of PAYMENTS is via Mpesa or Bank accounts on request.Deposit of 10000Ksh payable by 1st July for booking and other logistics.

INCLUSIVES
Transport to and from
All parkfees
Accomodation on the Mountain.
3 Meals a day
Guides.
Cooks.
Porters.
NOT INCLUSIVE
Tips and gratuity for the team
Hiking gears
Medical insuarance
Personal effects and items.

WHAT TO CARRY
EQUIP YOURSELF WITH THE FOLLOWING ITEMS:
-A valid Passport/Temporary pass
-A warm sleeping bag
-A good water proof hiking boot
-A warm fleece/cardigan
-2 pairs Thermal under pants
--4 pairs light weight trouser/track bottom ideal
-Trainers/sneakers/saddles
-Rucksack/bag
-Warm and water proof gloves
-Hiking poles
-Warm hat/Balaclava/Woolen scarf
-Gaiters
-Water proof jacket and trouser
-A water bottle/2 liters
-4 pairs of warm socks
-Enough T shirts
-Ahead light Torch
-A camera
-Other personal essential items
All these are available for buying or hiring @ Temboh Mountain Wear & Equipments.

For more information,contact me Chris Temboh Muriuki.
EMAIL: temboh82@yahoo.com
MOBILE: 0721-377-050