Through East Africa With Game Viewers Adventures
Mount Kenya Climb Up Sirimon: 4 Nights/5 Days
Type of safari- Mountain Climbing Safaris, Destination - Kenya
Though Mount Kenya summit can be reached in 4 days as per the below itinerary, we strongly recommend an overnight acclimatization at the base in Nanyuki Town
Day 1: Nairobi / Nanyuki
Depart Nairobi. Lunch in Nanyuki. Organize gear for the trek and begin the acclimatization process as the town is at the foothills of Mt. Kenya, at an attitude of 1,950m.
Dinner and overnight at a budget hotel or campsite
Day 2: Nanyuki / Old Moses
After breakfast, drive to the Sirimon Park Gate, 2,660m above sea level. Begin your 3 hour hike to Old Moses hut in an average hiking time of 3 hours.
Dinner and overnight at the hut or campsite.
Day 3: Old Moses / Shiptons
After breakfast, hike to shiptons in an average hiking time of 5 to 7 hours, which depends directly on one’s level of physical fitness. Descent to Minto’s Hut on the Chogoria trail for a full breakfast then down to Meru Mt. Kenya for dinner and overnight in tents. (At extra cost, you may upgrade your accommodation and spend the night at the Meru Mt. Kenya Bandas, subject to availability.
Day 5: Meru. Mt. Kenya / Nairobi.
After breakfast, descent to Chogoria town, which is a 32km walk (halfway done, take transport for 16km to the town at extra cost). Lunch in Chogoria then depart for Nairobi.
Going on safari often conjures up images of sleeping
in a tent. Die hard traditionalists insist that a
safari is not real unless it's spent under canvas.
Our Safari accommodations fall into three main
categories: hotels, found primarily in major cities
or in beach resorts; small, individual
"bush" lodges; and tented camps. It's easy
to confuse camping in Africa with the
rough-and-ready experience of your scouting days.
Typical tented accommodations often include
surprisingly luxurious amenities such as en suite
facilities, spring beds with crisp linens, and fine
A safari isn't the only way to explore Kenya,
Tanzania and Uganda. This region also offers
glorious beach resorts, mountain treks, desert dunes
capes and exotic tropical islands perfumed with
spice. All with comfortable temperatures year
'round, daily flights from the U.S. via Europe and,
courtesy of British influence, familiar foods and
many English speakers.
East Africa has always been the ultimate destination
for wildlife lovers. This has long been known as
home to Africa's famous "big five" (Lion,
Elephant, Rhino, Leopard and Buffalo) It's a title
well deserved, this it the absolutely best place in
the world to see the five species in their natural
The abundance of wildlife is so much more. The
national parks, game reserves and private
sanctuaries in this part of the world are a marvel
to behold. From industrious dung beetles and
brilliantly colored butterflies to the world largest
vultures or a herd of elephant bathed in glowing red
dust, the sheer diversity is breathtaking.
You will find an incredible array of ecosystems,
each home to its own unique range of species: open
savannah, deep forest, soda and freshwater lakes,
alpine meadows, coral reef, caves, beaches, river
deltas and more…… come and experience a land
like no other. Beauty and variety."
Safari lodges in Kenya offer hotel-style comforts
and accommodation in the wild. Standards vary from
rustic to modern, from the simply appointed to
extreme luxury. The architecture for many game
lodges blends nicely into their environment. The
overriding emphasis is construction using all
natural local building materials as well as
traditional art and decor.
Spectacular Mara on
2 Nights/3 Days
You save time by flying to Maasai Mara, Kenya's
most famous game sanctuary. The Mara offers
wildlife in such variety and abundance.
Spectacular Mara by
2 Nights/3 Days
This road package takes you to Maasai Mara,
Kenya's most famous and finest game sanctuary. The
Mara offers wildlife in such variety and abundance
Nairobi City Tour (daily
This is a three hours daily departure tour from your
hotel, the Tour takes to the National Museum and the
adjacent snake Park You will also have the
opportunity to visit the Parliament Buildings,
Kenyatta International Conference Centre.
5 Nights/6 Days
Met on arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International
Airportl, by Game Viewers Representative. Transfer
to your city hotelfor Safari briefing.
8 Nights/9 Days
Morning arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International
Airport, met by Game Viewers Adventures
Representative. Safari Briefing. Depart and drive
through the coffee plantations which the main
agricultural activity for inhabitants of the Kenya
highlands, cross the equator line to the Legendary
Mount Kenya Safari Club, founded by the late actor
8 NIGHTS/9 DAYS
On arrival to Kilimanjaro Airport you are met by a
Game Viewers Adventures representative and
transferred to hotel. In anticipation of the climb
ahead you acclimatize today you are taken around the
Arusha National Park in the foothills of majestic
Game Viewers is a now a registered member of the Kenya Association
of Tour Operators (KATO)
There is no doubt your safaris will be very successful