7 Days Mount Kenya - Kamweti Route

Day 1 Nairobi/Castle forest Lodge

Depart Nairobi for Mt Kenya arriving at Castle forest lodge (2300m) for dinner and overnight stay. Spend the afternoon after noon in the lodge where you can have bird walks along the nature trails.

Day 2: Kamweti rest house

After breakfast, leave Castle forest lodge for a two hours walk to Upper Kamweti rest house for lunch, dinner and over night stay (2600m). Distance covered 10 kilometers.

Day 3: Sagana campsite

Leave Kamweti rest house for a 16 km walk through the Bamboo forest to Sagana campsite. Lunch en route dinner and over night stay at the camp. (3650m).

Day 4: Thego campsite

After breakfast, depart for a 15 km walk through Bamboo forest, giant heath and then moorland to Thego campsite. (4050m).

Day 5: Mackinder's camp

After breakfast, leave thego camp to Mackinder's camp (4300m) via lake Hohnel. Walk through some of Mt Kenya wild flowers like, Water filled lobelias, cabbage lobelias, giant ground -sells and giant senesces. Lunch en route, dinner and over night at the camp.

Day 6: Point Lenana/ Meru Mt Kenya Bandas campsite

Today, you will wake up at 0230am and have a light breakfast. At 0300am, start attempting point Lenana arriving at 0615am ready for the sunrise. On a clear morning Mt Kilimanjaro is clearly visible weather permitting. Descend to Mintos hut for a full breakfast and latter descend further Meru Mt Kenya Bandas campsite for dinner and over night stay.

Day 7: Chogoria/ Nairobi

After breakfast, walk for about 10km and then board a 4x4 vehicle to Chogoria for lunch before proceeding to Nairobi having conquered the second highest mountain in Africa.

Our Pricing Includes:

  • All park entry fees.
  • All camping/hut fees.
  • Rescue fees.
  • Guide and porters fees.
  • Certified Guide and porters and their salaries.
  • Transport to and from the park gates.
  • Meals 3 times daily.
  • Cook and all kitchen utensils.
  • Tents

Our Pricing Excludes:

  • Hard and soft drinks
  • All Mountain Gears (we can make arrangements)
  • Sleeping bags and sleeping mats
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Accommodation before and after the climb (We can organize for a budget hotel)