Accommodation: As per Itinerary

Group Size: 2 Pax and above; guaranteed departure

Approximate Trekking Distance:91 km


Day 1: Nairobi/Chogoria

Leave Nairobi at 8am to Chogoria town for lunch and afternoon leisure walk in the town to acclimatize. Dinner and overnight at Chogoria Transit Motel


Day 2: Chogoria/Mount Meru Bandas

This is a long day along dirt road through the forest although the condition under foot is not strenuous. You may opt to use a 4×4 to reach the bandas as sometimes the road is impassable, 2950m. Dinner and overnight at Mt. Meru Bandas


Day 3: Chogoria Bandas/Mintos Hut

6-7 hrs, 21km, 1,280m ascent.

After breakfast follow the track through giant heather and forest up to Chogoria road head from where the path drops to cross a stream then follows the broad ridge to the east of the gorges valley to reach Mintos Hut, 4200m. Dinner and overnight at Mintos Hut,


Day 4: Mintos/Point Lenana/Met Station

11-12 hrs, 28km, 785m ascent/1985m descent

Leave shortly after midnight at 2am towards the main peaks and divide after an hour, above a flat green area at the head of the valley known as temple fields, arriving at point Lenana at 6:30am.

After taking photographs, descend to Mackinders for breakfast and continue down to Met Station at 3000m for dinner and overnight


Day 5: Met Station/Naromoru/Nairobi

3hrs, 9km, 400m descent

After breakfast, descend through the rainforest which is 9km to Naromoru Park Gate at 2,600m where you will connect with your transport back to Nairobi

  1. Warm, windproof jacket with hood
  2. Waterproof Jacket and over trousers
  3. Walking trousers, shirts and pullover
  4. Warm underwear
  5. Walking socks
  6. Good comfortable walking heavy boots
  7. Training shoes (for evening)
  8. Gaiters, sun hat, warm hat or balaclava
  9. Scarf, gloves, sun glasses
  10. Sleeping bag
  11. You can hire some of the equipment available at a reasonable cost

Included in the price:

  1. Guarantee price/guarantee trek on confirmation
  2. Return transfer Nairobi -Nanyuki/Chogoria-Nairobi
  3. Transfer to and from the base of the mountain
  4. Full board accommodation whilst on the trek. Meal plan as detailed: B=Breakfast, L=Lunch and D=Dinner
  5. Accommodation in camps/huts as per the itinerary
  6. Accommodation at Nanyuki hotel on B/B
  7. Two Man tent
  8. All park entrance fees to include government taxes
  9. Service of an English speaking professional guide, porters and skilled cook
  10. 4×4 transport on Sirimon route
  11. Start and finish Nairobi
  12. Treated water on the trek

Excluded in the price:

  1. All personal travel insurances
  2. All personal expenses including; telephones, tips, alcoholic drinks, laundry, etc.
  3. International and Domestic flights
  4. All Airport Taxes and Visas
  5. Accommodation in Nairobi before and after the trek – can be arranged on request
  6. Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary
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