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Mount Kenya National Park 10400, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unfortunately we were unable to do a 4 day hike to the top of mount Kenya however John mukuruma organised a wonderful 2 day trip for us. He picked us up in Nairobi, we collected food and the cook on the way to Mount Kenya....More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank CV540
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent 3 nites on the mtn. Stayed in Sirimon Bandas the first night. Started walking next day. 3 day walk. Stayed at Old Moses, Shipton and Meru Bandas on last night. The scenery was spectacular. It was amazing to get to the top (Pt Lenana),...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A couple of colleagues and I wanted to hike Mt. Kenya before one of them returned stateside and it was a great 3 days. We were picked up on time in Nairobi and gotomtkenya.com was flexible to make multiple pickups at our houses and stop...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came to Nairobi to visit my good friend who's lived here for 2 years. My total time in Kenya was just over 2 weeks and while I got to experience a lot of great activities, hiking Mt. Kenya was by far the highlight of...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank Trevor G
Reviewed May 18, 2019

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 April 25, 2019

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 April 24, 2019

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
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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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May 28, 2019|
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Kindly call or WhatsApp +254728839300.we have proffesional guides.
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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Response from Masteraids | Reviewed this property |
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