The mountkeya 1 day tour starts from Nairobi,having a day tour to mountkenya is the best thing you can do to change the hectic environment in nairobi,Below is the day trip itinerary from Nairobi to mountkenya:#1daytour is for those people who dont have more time to hike the mountkenya up to the summit,other wise you need 5 days to complete the summit.

Day hike to mt kenya through the Gallery forest up at an altitude of 3000 meters. Being a favorite spot for ornithologists it offers an opportunity to enjoy the view of the Grevy Zebras in the forest. These walks offer good opportunities for bird watchers and for enjoying the different kinds of plantation life. hike to the Moorland. At this point, magnificent alpine plants view can be enjoyed

Wake up early in the morning at 5.00 hours drive to the rich central high lands of mountkenya covered with green bushes tea and coffee which is the rich commodity and largest income generator of kenyas income.on the way to the closest town of mountkenya you are able to see the mountkenya view from far.

07:30hrs enjoy  the breakfast in karatina town,which has the largest open air market in east and central africa,it has a fresh air since it is covered by huge bushes of coffee,tea and indigineous trees.continue the drive to sirimon gate 2650m in nanyuki side of the mountain,after the permit formalities you can leave the vehicle or drive to oldmoses camp 3300m.

0:930  to start the hike from there.with an amazing view of the main peaks.walk up to the likii north junction,that may either directs you to shiptons camp via mackinders valley,walking through the moorlands,and beautiful flowers of mountkenya this will be a 5 km walk,where by this will enable you to view the peaks of mountkenya

13:00hrs enjoy the picnic lunch at oldmoses moorland camp

14:00hrs  start driving through the sirimon forest to nairobi

18:00hrs arrive in Nairobi after a successful hike to mt-kenya


  • Mt Kenya day trip Transport
  • entry fees
  • Picnic lunch
  • Services of a professional mountain guide
  • Guaranteed hike up to the moorland at 3700m
  • Pick up and drop off in your hotel

mount kenya exclusives

  • Items of a personal nature
  • Tips to guide