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Mount Kenya

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Mount Kenya National Park 10400, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I ascended Mount Kenya as part of a school trip I led with Camps International and I can honestly say it was both the most challenging and rewarding experience of my life. It's certainly difficult, but I'd never trekked a mountain before in my life...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently spent 4 wonderful days with the Trek Mount Kenya team led by Ben Njoroge, Joshua, and Samuel. They were easy to communicate with leading up to the trek, well-organized, and accommodating to our group of six people. Our wellness was the first thing...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Five of my friends and I are college students studying abroad in Kenya, and we decided we wanted to hike mount Kenya. We looked around and found Trekmountkenya with Ben Nduba. We contacted him and he got back to us very quickly and answered all...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 15, 2019

We recently visited the Mount Kenya national park and we were astonished by the beauty. Our trip was organised by Benson Njoroge and his team, who made sure we had a great time. They were very well prepared and very careful, especially when it comes...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank 604stephanz
Reviewed April 5, 2019

We were two friends from South Africa who recently climbed Mt Kenya. Charlie Kamau was our chief guide; Naftally Mwangi our brilliant chef; while three porters, Dickson Nganda, Lewel Wamugunda and Martin Muruthi concluded our happy little team. It has been a dream to climb...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank GibsonErika
Reviewed March 30, 2019

I recently climbed with John Mukuruma who arranged everything from my transport to the mountain back to the capital, to hotels and restaurants. The climb was one of the best things I have ever done and the views are simply to beautiful to be described...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

We started Siromon. On the 4th day we reached summit and we went back to the camp. On the 5th day we descend through the most scenic and remote Chogoria route with beautiful landscapes full of lakes and wonderful views. One of the most beautiful...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed March 20, 2019

Mount Kenya is one of the most beautiful mountain i have trekked. I had a 5 days trek ascending on Chogoria route and descending on Naromoru route which i had best experience. Starting with camping in the dense forest enrich with wild animals like elephants,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed March 19, 2019

1. Introduction Mt. Kenya is the highest mountain in Kenya and the second highest mountain in Africa. It is an extinct volcano, last erupting 2.6 million years ago and lies in Mt. Kenya National Park, a world heritage site. Mt. Kenya actually has 3 major...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank Thomas R
Reviewed March 18, 2019

This must be near the top of the list of the world's most beautiful mountains. It is achievable by anyone with determination, a sound level of fitness, good preparation and a guide as good as Benson Njoroge. A truly wonderful experience

Date of experience: April 2018
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June 12, 2018|
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Response from ChiaraSPS | Reviewed this property |
Hi! They have quotations on their website. SIRIMON – CHOGORIA (6 DAY) gotomountkenya is their website name. 1150 for 1 passenger. 980 for 2. I took 7 days trip, similar to this one, it’s around 1200USD. With 1 guide, 1... More
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February 10, 2018|
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apologies I know this is a little late but may help another traveller in the future, I have climbed it twice both times taking two days.... set off from old Moses camp in the morning, stay at camp over night, up at 2-3 to... More
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Daisy R
January 29, 2018|
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I have climbed the mountain two times, we are just coming out of rainy season now in Kenya which is due to end mid July, when you go up it should be dry but the mountain can get to minus degrees at night, I would certainly... More
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