Climbing,Mount Kenya climb,Mount Meru climbing and Mt Kilimanjaro Climbs
East Africa Mountains
Africa second Highest peak,Mt Kenya and Fith Highest peak and Top Africa
Highest peak UHURU peak on Mount Kilimanjaro.
and trekking the East Africa Mountains routes Sirimon out Chogoria route,Mt
Meru and Machame route.
Transfer from Nairobi is at 09:00 hrs to Nanyuki .A COMPLIMENTARY walking
tour to the EQUATOR. dinner and overnight at Simbas lodge.
Sirimon gate to Judmaier camp
Early morning photo taking to Mt kenya at at dawn when its clear then
after breakfast,Then drive toi Sirimon gate for 3 - 4 hour hike through
a beautiful forest with East African Pencil Cedar trees, Poducarpus trees
and the giant Hygenia trees. From Judmaier camp you can see the summits
of Batian peak and Nation peak: 9kms
Judmaier camp to Shiptons camp
This is about a 6 - 8 hour hike crossing different valleys, there is a
great view of Terere peak and Sendeo peak. And also a great view of Nanyuki
town and beautiful terrain. Shipton's camp has also an excellent setting
with the north faces of Nelion peak and Batian peak.17kms
Shipton's camp to Point Lenana and then descend to Halls
Tarns camp. This hike is about a 6 - 9 hour hike through some of the
most spectacular stages on Mt Kenya.22kms
Halls tarns camp (Mintos) to Chogoria gate
This hike is anywhere between 4 - 6 hours. This area has spectacular views
down into the Gorges valley with Lake Michaelson and Vivienne falls, and
across on the other side you can see Ithanguni peak, Rotundu peaks and
the Giant Flat -- top Kilingo hill table.18kms
Chogoria gate to Chogoria town
About 6 - 8 hours, on dirt roads through a thick bamboo forest and tropical
forest. The forest is really beautiful with chances of seeing wildlife
and Columbus monkeys. Transfer to Nairobi arriving late afternoon.32kms
or walk half way at take 4x4.overnight at Boulevard hotel B/B.
Day 7.Relaxation at swimming pool at Boulevard Hotel.B/B
Board Riverside shuttle bus or
Impala shuttle bus from Nairobi at
0800 hrs and proceed to Arusha arriving at 1300hrs. Dinner and overnight
at a hotel Arusha
DAY 9: Breakfast, drive from your hotel to the park gate, game
drive en-route. Walk with a Park Ranger through a game filled parkland
up to Miriakamba hut, at 8,100ft. B.L.D.
DAY 10: Breakfast, Leave Miriakamba for Saddle hut, at 11,480ft
passing through the forest. B.L.D.
DAY 11: Wake up at midnight, and after a snack, proceed to the
summit through the viewpoint of crater rim. Descend to the gate, and the
waiting car will take you back to your hotel in Arusha. B.L.
DAY 12:Transfer from Arusha to Moshi B/B.
Machame Gate (1490m) -
Machame camp (2980m)
time: 7 hours
Distance: About 18 km's
Habitat: Montane forest
from your hotel to the Kilimanjaro National Park gate at Machame. From
here, you trek through the lush forest to Machame hut . Overnight stay
at the camp.
Machame camp (2980m) - Shira camp (3840m)
time: 6 hours
Distance: About 9 km's
Leave the forest. The path follows a steep ridge passing
through open moorlands crossing a large gorge to reach Shira hut. Overnight
stay at the camp
Shira (3840m)-Lava Tower (4630m)-Barranco camp (3950m)
time: 7 hours
Distance: About 15 km's
Habitat: Semi desert
You turn Eastwards and continue ascending through the dry
landscape before dropping again to reach Barranco hut . Overnight stay
at the camp.
Barranco camp (3950m)- Barafu camp (4550m)
time: 7 hours
Distance: About 13 km's
Habitat: Alpine desert
path climbs steep out of the Barranco valley and crosses the Karanga valley,
then turns North to reach Barafu Hut . Overnight stay at the camp.
camp (4550m)-Uhuru Peak (5895m)-Mweka (3100m)
Hiking time: 8 hours to reach Uhuru Peak
7/8 hours to descend to Mweka
Distance: About 7 km's ascent - 23 km's descent
Habitat: Stone scree and ice-capped summit
Along day with an early start to reach the crater, ream at
the Stella point in time for sunrise, then to Uhuru peak , the highest
point in Africa. After wards, descend to Gilman's point and down to Horombo
hut. Over night, stay at the camp
down passing Mandara hut to the gate where you are transferred back to
your hotel in Moshi for dinner and over night.
breakfast board shuttle bus from your hotel and proceed to Nairobi arriving
late in the afternoon (6.30 PM).