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5 Day Hike Mt. Kenya

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5 Day Hike Mt. Kenya-Route: Chogoria – Sirimon

Mount Kenya is the highest mountain in Kenya and the second-highest in Africa, after Kilimanjaro. The highest peaks of the mountain are Batian (5,199 metres (17,057 ft)), Nelion (5,188 metres (17,021 ft)) and Point Lenana (4,985 metres (16,355 ft)). Mount Kenya is located in the former Eastern and central provinces of Kenya, now Meru, Embu, Laikipia, Kirinyaga, Nyeri and Tharaka Nithi counties, about 16.5 kilometres (10.3 mi) south of the equator, around 150 kilometres (93 mi) north-northeast of the capital Nairobi.

From the first step to the summit and back, Ahambi Tours is there to help you prepare for an incredible mountain tour experience. At Ahambi Tours, we ensure every aspect of your trip is an enjoyable one.

With Ahambi Tours Team you are never a stranger.

Package Includes:

  • Transport
  • Food (3 Meals a Day)
  • Experienced Porter
  • Accommodation
  • Experienced and Professional tour guide
  • Experienced and Professional tour chef
  • All Park entry fees
  • Government taxes


  • Tips, drinks, telephone, laundry or any other personal expenses.


Day 1:Chogoria Town – Chogoria Gate 2950m;10km
Drive from Chogoria town for 22km and hike for another 10km to Chogoria gate about 2950m for our first night.


Day 2:Chogoria Gate – Lake Ellis 3400m;8km
Hike from Chogoria gate to lake Ellis about 3400m where we get the chance to hike Mugi hill 3541m and later settle at the lake side for our second night.


Day 3:Lake Ellis – Mintos Hut 4297;10km
Leave the lake Ellis and head to Mintos hut 4297m through a scenic view from the Gorges valley.


Day 4: Mintos Hut-Point Lenana – Shiptons Camp- Old Moses Camp 3300m;20km
Hiking starts at 2:30 am to point Lenana (4985m) to catch the sunrise and a glorious peak view from the top and later descend to Shiptons camp 4200m for breakfast and head down to Old Moses camp 3300m for our fourth night.


Day 5:Old Moses camp to Sirimon Gate;9km
Walk for 9km from the Old moses camp to Sirimon gate for transport to Nanyuki town.