5 Days Trekking Mt Kenya

5 days trekking Mt Kenya Sirimon route

5 Days Trekking Mt Kenya

Mount Kenya has more routes but Sirimon is one of used than Naromoru and it is on the drier side of the mountain which offers some of the finest walking. Climb up through forest into a wide ridge approach to the summit area. The route starts on the northwest side of the mountain near Nanyuki. Access is adequate and the bunk house facilities are the best on this side of the mountain

Day 1 Nairobi|Nanyuki
Depart from Nairobi at 9:30am. Drive for 4hrs to Nanyuki. Dinner and overnight in a Base Hotel.

Day 2 Sirimon (Old Moses Hut)
After breakfast, transfer to Sirimon gate where the trekking starts. Hike for 9km to Old Moses camp (3,300m) for dinner and overnight.

Day 3 Old Moses Hut | Shiptons Camp
After breakfast, hike for 12 km to Shiptons camp (4,200m) for dinner and overnight.

Day 4 Point Lenana | Chogoria
Attempt to Point Lenana (4,985m) at 3:30am. After sunrise, descend back to Minto’s hut for breakfast. Descend further down to Chogoria Park gate campsite for dinner and overnight.

Day 5Chogoria Village | Nairobi
Leave the mountain through the rain forest to Chogoria village. After lunch, connect the transport back to Nairobi arriving by 6:30pm.


  • Safari guided by professional safari ranger
  • Safari in a 4×4 safari jeep
  • Parks and reserve entrance fees
  • Children activities
  • Bottled water throughout the safari
  • Full board accommodation, breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Evacuation insurance policy in case of an emergency


  • International flights
  • Tips
  • Drinks and beverages
  • Things of personal nature

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