Naro Moru 5 days

Naro Moru 5 days, The track starts in Naro Moru town and heads past the Park Headquarters up the ridge between the Northern and Southern Naro Moru Rivers. At the roadhead is the Meteorological Station, to which it is possible to drive in the dry season. The route drops down into the Northern Naro Moru Valley to Mackinder’s Camp on the Peak Circuit

Highlights: Naro Moru 5 days

  • Enjoy the stunning scenery of Mount Kenya National Park.
  • See some of Africa’s most iconic wildlife as you go.
  • Get the unique opportunity of crossing the equator en route to Mount Kenya.

Day 1: Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to Nairobi

  • Elevation: 1,000m to 1,200m.
  • Distance: 36 km
  • Driving Time: 45Min
  • Habitat: Town

Karibu Adventures staff will meet and pick you up from JKI (Jomo Kenyatta International Airport) and transfer you to your hotel in Nairobi for overnight B/B.

Day 2: Nairobi to Naro Moru campsite to Met Station.

  • Elevation: 1,200m to 2,650m to 3,050m
  • Driving Time: 3 hours driving and 3 hours trekking
  • Habitat: Town/Forest/Moorland

Today after breakfast you will departure from Nairobi is at 07:00 hrs to Naro Moru Gate then walk through the rain forest for 3 hours to Met Station where you will have dinner and overnight.

Day 3: Met Station Campsite/ Hut to Mackinders Campsite/Hut.

  • Elevation: 3050m to 4,300m
  • Hiking time: 6 hours
  • Habitat: Moorland.

After breakfast, then you will have a 6 hours walk from Met Station to  Mackinders Hut/Camp where you will have dinner and overnight but today you have a great walk of enjoying a walk through the wet moorland prevelant on this side of Mt. Kenya.

Day 4: Mackinders Campsite/Hut for Aclimatization

  • Elevation: 4,300m
  • Hiking time: 3 hours
  • Habitat: Moorland/Desert.

After late breakfast, ascend to the Two Tarn and then descend through the American Camp for an acclimatization walk. Head back to Mackinders Camp for dinner and overnight.

Day 5: Mackinders Campsite/Hut to Lenana Peak to Chogoria Gate Campsite/Hut

  • Elevation: 4,300m to 4,985m to 3,300m
  • Hiking time: 7 hours
  • Habitat: Moorland/Desert and Snow.

At 2.30 am and after a cup of tea, start the summit ascend to Point Lenana (4985 M) via Australian Camp arriving on top at around 6.30 am for sunrise. On a clear day, one is able to see the Mount Kilimanjaro. After the photos, descend to Mintos for breakfast and further down to Meru Mt. Kenya Lodge. Stay wiil be at the bandas /campsite for dinner and overnight.

Day 6: Chogoria  Gate Campsite/Hut to Chogoria, to Nairobi.

  • Elevation: 2,950m to 2,650m to1,200m
  • Driving & Walking Time: 2 hours of walking and 3 hours drive
  • Habitat: Moorland/Forest/Town

Today after breakfast you will start the walk down from Chogoria Gate for  15km a walk will be through bamboo forest then get in to the 4WD vehicle then start drive down to Chogoria town where you will be picked up with our staff then transfer you to your hotel in Nairobi for lunch.

Day 7: Nairobi to Jomo Kenyatta Airport.

  • Elevation: 1,200m to 1,000m.
  • Distance: 36 km
  • Driving Time: 45Min
  • Habitat: Town

Karibu Adventures staff will meet and pick you up from your hotel in Nairobi then transfer you to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.

Prices per person

Group of 1USD 897 Each
Group of 4USD 702 Each

Package Includes

  • Transport to and from the base of the mountain.
  • Guaranteed Trek on confirmation.
  • Full board accommodation while on trek.
  • All park entrance fees and government Tax.
  • Service of English speaking Guide.
  • Porter and cook.

Package Excludes

– Sleeping bag {Can be hired}.

– Drinks beverages/Alcoholics.

– Climbing Gears.

– Tip to Guide, Porters and the cook.


– Sleeping bag mountain type.

– Head Touch. – Rain Jacket and Trouser.

– Warm puff jacket and Sweater.

– Warm Trouser.

– Thermo Pants

– Hand Groves

– Warm woolen hats.

Sun glasses.

– Good water proof mountain boot and warm thick socks like 3 pairs.

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