Mount Kenya
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8:15 AM - 11:59 PM
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  • Robyc
    3 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Amazing M.Kenya
    Michael Gitahi G.is an amazing guide! Really professionale, well prepared and patient! His group of porters and cookers are really nice and educate! The food is amazing and the forniture of quality! Really suggested!
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 14 June 2023
  • Michelle K
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    Mount Kenya with John (mountkenyaguide.com)
    We had a brilliant four days on Mount Kenya with our guide John (+254 720 559948, mountkenyaguide.com) and his fantastic team Joseph, Lawrence and Peter. All lovely friendly guuys who did such a great job looking after us and providing bountiful food. From the very start everything was very well organised. John has a huge amount of experience and knowledge of the area, and explained the changing landscape and nature as we ascended. We had a perfect morning for a sunrise summit and hike under the stars. Everything was organised via WhatsApp and John was great at responding to any questions in advance - don't hesitate to get in contact with him!
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 15 June 2023
  • Jeff M
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Awesome, Breathtaking, Exciting and Memorable.
    We had a wonderful time with David of mountkenya hikes,the guide picked us up from our hotel,in the morning and drove to the Chogoria route, ascent,very beautiful route with lakes and sorrounded by peaks,gorges and faunas. During our hike we were accompanied by porters,cooks and guides. The guide made sure that we got plenty of food, David (+254725545132) made sure we walked slowly and always advised us to drink some water to keep hydrated. We managed to successfully reach the top point of Lenana 4987M and descended through Sirimon where our 5 days trek was of great experience,I would like to recommend the guide and the company for the Best tours and Greatest experience.
    Visited May 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 28 June 2023
  • Eric Adventures Kenya
    8 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    MT KENYA HIKE DAY CHALLENGE
    Embarking on Mt. Kenya hike through the Naro Moru route and descending via Chogoria was a whirlwind of exhilaration and tranquillity that left an indelible mark on my soul. This epic journey, where I summited Point Lenana within a day, followed by a captivating another-day descent, was an adventure that surpassed all expectations. Eric (Gileric Tours) his contact +254703952195, was the best organizer, and facilitator of the tour. He knew when to acclimatize and was prepared with a first Aid kit and guided us to the summit. I highly recommend you choose this guy. The Naro Moru route offered an intense but rewarding challenge. Starting off early, the steep ascent demanded both mental grit and physical stamina. I conquered the 7-hour climb to Point Lenana with determination fueled by the spectacular vistas unfolding around me. The feeling of accomplishment upon reaching the summit was unparalleled; the sweeping panorama beneath the rising sun was a breathtaking reward for the effort invested. The descent through the Chogoria route was a contrasting experience that allowed me to fully immerse myself in the mountain's diverse landscapes. The lush forests, glistening lakes, and pristine moorlands were a testament to nature's artistic prowess. The five-day journey down was a welcome opportunity to absorb the tranquillity and connect with the environment on a deeper level. Throughout the expedition, the professionalism of the guides and the support team was invaluable. Their local knowledge, guidance, and unwavering encouragement not only ensured our safety but also enriched the experience with their fascinating insights into the region's ecology, history, and culture. Planning such an adventure can be daunting, which is why I recommend booking through +254703952195. The convenience of having a local contact to facilitate arrangements and provide insights adds an extra layer of assurance to your journey. Booking through this contact can help streamline the logistics and enhance the overall experience, allowing you to focus solely on soaking in the beauty of the mountain.
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written 13 August 2023
  • Blake M
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    Fantastic, Klein guided by an absolute legend of the mountain
    I wanted to climb Mt. Kenya… but I had both no particular experience and additionally had a very tight schedule. I chose Benson +254 722 427 782 And I could not have possibly made a more fortunate choice ⚡️⚡️⚡️⚡️ Benjoro was the most flexible ( able to take anywhere between a single traveler and a large group) ( willing to quickly shift dates for our convenience) These are the reasons that I initially chose him because it is so difficult to arrange these things from So Far Away. However, this is not why I am so absolutely pleased with the choice.!! in my opinion, there could’ve been no better guide. His companion, Joshua ( a sort of Godfather to Benson, ) is essentially legend on this mountain⚡️ There is essentially no one on the mountain, who does not know Joshua and his mini fantastic stories, and colorful exploits, or have not been touched by his kindness If you are thinking about pursuing this fantastic experience, I cannot recommend this team highly enough!!!!!! Blake Montana
    Visited September 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written 29 September 2023
  • Travel10791898395
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    A trip to Mount Kenya super efficiently organized by Ben Njoroge
    Mount Kenya Mount Kenya National Park Ben Njoroge Trip organizer I was very fortunate to have an amazing trip up Mount Kenya to Lenana Point, which is just under 5,000 mtrs. All very efficiently organized and supported by Ben Njoroge - The 5 days were unforgettable as we set off from Sirimon Gate, having had a great lunch to fuel us up the first 9km incline to Old Moses Hut. Equipment loaned to those who had traveled from the other side of the world. Or did not have sticks sleeping bags, or warm coats Back packs carried by an incredibly resilient, happy group of people..and I just had a small day pack with wet gear and packed snacks. Pace was catered for each individual on the hike so there was no pressure to keep up. Old Moses hut was our first night, very practical, plenty of bunks, clean and shower available (cold) water brrrr. Due to history of the deforestation no fires are now allowed in the huts. Supper cooked from fresh supplies of which there was plenty. The next day was a 14 hike, more challenging than Day 1's walk up the road. Vegetation changing the higher we hiked. Any birds, animals pointed out to us. The track easy to follow, with various ups and downs. Stopping for lunch, where there is a basic toilet...with a view. Night 2 and 3 in Shiptons Camp where Day 3 was a climitization day. Ben and team very aware of the importance of getting us acclimatized to the altitude, allowing us plenty of time to puff and pant up to new heights. Again food all fresh, fruit magicaly presented on the table, and no evidence of it being shaken around on the way up. Day 4 started at 0245 am with a wake up call, tea and snack. Then off with head lamp, moon shining, smattering of snow and silence. Up and up to Lenana in time to get there to watch the specular sun rise. Then setting off down to breakfast. That day is 27 kms, ending at Chagoria Gate...a long specular hike. Ben and his team sharing historical events that happened, and pointing out chameleons, snakes, birds and animals as we walked down. Near the end we walked through old an forest with plenty of Old Man's Beard on the trees, a particular reminder that there are still remnants of beautiful trees. Night 4 spent in a basic lodge. Again comfortable and good way to finish an amazing trip. Supper again very good having been carried from Day 1, and then back to Nanyuki where we started. Thank you Ben and Team. You kept us all safe, well fed and it's a trip I won't forget.
    Visited May 2023
    Travelled solo
    Written 13 October 2023
  • LaLaura
    15 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Top of Kenya
    Thinking back to our 5 day/4 night hiking trip up to Point Lenana, we are still proud we did it! Special thanks to our guide John and his crew Jackson, Joseph & Wilson who did a great job of organising the tour, accompanying us, preparing delicious food and always kept on smiling. We did Sirimon up and Chogoria down, especially the views while walkimg down werde extremly Motivation. Old Moses Camp and Shipton's Hut werde ok, but don't expect anything more than basic. If you are looking for a passionate, very well organised trip John Mukuruma Ndichu is your man, WhatsApp +254720559948. I am sure he will be happy to design the tour according to your preferences.
    Visited September 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 1 November 2023
  • Wander45397294430
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    Wonderful experience with David in mtkenya.
    Hiking mount Kenya has been the best experience during the tour in East Africa.its the best one if you want to spend your private time, from the stunning views,to the less touristic places,bush flowers to gorges,and more. When I begun arranging the mountkenya hike, with: David Njuguna,(guide +254725545132) He assured me that I will definitely make it until to the summit which I haven't been into 4000m before,but assured me that people don't need to make because of how high they have been previous,all you need is slow walk,eat well and relax We had a great seasonal weather and no altitude sickness. David who has hiked more than a hundrends times,with mountkenya hikes tours is familiar and knowledgeable to every weather seasons.his service were beyond our expectations,from day 1, itinerary starting in chogoria route to the descent into sirimon route,to the cook,porter arrangements and every staff we needed. He is very supportive and eager to know what you may need. we are recommending his services without doubt!!
    Visited September 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 16 November 2023
  • Cosima C
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    Mount Kenya summit Lenana
    We had a lovely time on our 4 day 3 night hike to mount kenya with our guide Michael and his team. The team took great care of us, when it comes to food (which was delicious and more than plenty), the hiking (they made sure to help us prevent altitude sickness as much as possible and explained a lot about the surroundings) and were just very lovely in general. All huts where we slept in were also very nice, especially the last one with a hot shower and private room! Would definitely recommend.
    Visited December 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 13 December 2023
  • Izabela
    10 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    A Transformative Adventure with Daniel, Mount Kenya Guide
    Mount Kenya is quite the hike, through stunning and ever-changing terrain we have tested not only our physical limits but also we have provided with mental and spiritual reset that only the mountains can offer. Views are breathtaking, the air is crisp and clean, the environment has only the sounds of nature – it created a perfect backdrop for a journey of self-discovery. Having the right people around you during such an expedition is crucial, and we were fortunate to have Dan and his team Daniel's team proved to be important element of our success and enjoyment throughout the expedition from our pick-up in Nairobi to the summit of Mount Kenya and back home. What sets Daniel apart is not just his knowledge and passion of Mount Kenya also his ability to connect with each individual on a personal level. His guidance, both mentally and physically, was crucial l in making the summit. He has the perfect balance between being always by our side and giving us the space for our personal journey. if you are looking for a passionate, very well organised trip Daniel, Mount Kenya Guide is your man, WhatsApp +254704894669. I am sure he will be happy to design the tour according to your preferences.
    Visited December 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written 5 January 2024
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Bridget
Durango, CO4 contributions
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May 2024 • Couples
If you're going to Kenya and love the outdoors, hiking Mt. Kenya is a must-do. We recently went on a trip with John and his team per the recommendations of other reviewers and had an excellent time! The crew was knowledgeable and well prepared, with everything we needed to summit safely and happily. If you're looking for a guide, I would highly recommend John. You can contact him via WhatsApp (+254 720 559948) or via email (info@mountkenyaguide.com). He is very responsive and easy to coordinate details with from out of the country. We can't wait to come back again!
Written 31 May 2024
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Matej r
1 contribution
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Mar 2024 • Couples
my recommendation goes to the organisers of mtkenya during our holiday,David Juma and patrick were great team with friendly reception,they assisted us in everything they can,for us to hike the 2nd highest mountain in africa,juma gave us very nice food,that was plentiful and delicious.
we liked the trip in general and the smooth running of the itinerary,we would like to thank mountkenya hikes tours agency for making our trip memorable,and the shortest time they organised,their quick response was an advantage to us,with their emails info@mountkenyahikes.com for a smoother quick chat,and we feel safe recommendingthe whole crew,cheers!!
Written 15 May 2024
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Lloyd munene
Chogoria, Kenya47 contributions
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Apr 2024 • Business
Trekking mt kenya 2nd highest mountain in Africa, I organize guided trips to Mt Kenya at an affordable price, I have abroad knowledge about all routes in mt kenya, these are chogoria the most beautiful route in Mt Kenya with many sceneries, these include, lake Ellis, lake Michaelson, the giant brilliant table, nithi falls, the gorges Valley mugi hill and a number of tarns, All tarns in mintos, hanging tarn, simba tarn and Harris tarn. Narumoru, sirimon, barguret, kamweti and timau.
Written 4 April 2024
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Safe Adventures and Expeditions
Nairobi, Kenya48 contributions
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June 2023 • Business
Our trip to Mt. Kenya National Park was a captivating journey into the heart of Africa's wilderness. The park's towering peaks, diverse ecosystems, and rich wildlife made for an unforgettable adventure. Hiking through lush forests, spotting rare species, and summiting Point Lenana were highlights. Accommodation was comfortable, offering a perfect balance of nature and comfort. Mt. Kenya National Park's commitment to conservation added depth to our experience. It's a must-visit for nature enthusiasts seeking the majesty of East Africa's landscapes.
Written 27 March 2024
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Dook C
Cape Town Central, South Africa1 contribution
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Feb 2024 • Family
Beautiful 6 night hike on the mountain. Highly recommend very experienced guide John, and his small team who looked after us so well. Chef made wholesome food. Great to wake up to an English breakfast with fresh fruit every day.
Cut out the middleman WhatsApp him +254720559948 info@mountainguide.com
Written 15 March 2024
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Monaato
12 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Couples
I booked this trip through John, John and his team were very supportive and patience. We wouldn't have reached the summit without John's motivation and support.

I highly recommend hiking in Mount Kenya it's a tough experience but you wont regret it.
Written 14 March 2024
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lucy m
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Solo
after reading the reviews online for mountkenya hikes tours,i decided to book the 5 days mtkenya with David,iam glad to announce that i got the best in de hike,the team of cook and porters were very helpful,i really appreciated their services which was beyond my expectation,the guide was always full of information,the walking pace was normal and good,i always had breaks as i requested,and therefore this made me comfortable.everything went on well for all the 5 days, starting from chogoria and down sirimon route.i cant hesitate to pronounce the guide (njugunad2050@gmail.com) to my friends or whoever want to climb mtkenya.
Written 13 March 2024
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Francesca B
9 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Family
The trip was amazing! The landscapes were incredibly beautiful, and the organization and guides were excellent: super kind, well-organized, and they provided really good food. Highly recommended.
Written 11 March 2024
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jensen_traveler
Copenhagen2 contributions
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Feb 2024 • Solo
In February 2024, I undertook the Mount Kenya trek to Point Lenana at 4,985 meters, with the support of High Peak Safaris, headed by Chief Guide Peter Mburu.
The trek spanned five days and four nights, all camping, following the Chogoria route for ascent and the Sirimon route for descent.
The natural beauty of the mountain, its scenic vistas, and the diverse vegetation all exceeded my expectations.
High Peak Safaris meticulous planning and efficient execution, along with the dedicated team of five staff members including a guide, a cook, and porters, ensured a safe and comfortable trek. Furthermore, the quality of the food provided during the trek was exceptional.
Additionally, it's important to consider that this trek demands a certain level of fitness, particularly during the final ascent to the summit (which we commenced at 2:40 am). The climb is strenuous, also taking into account the reduced oxygen levels at this altitude. However, with the guidance of my excellent guide, George, I followed the Swahili principle of "Pole pole," meaning "slowly, slowly” and successfully made it to the summit.
Written 10 March 2024
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maria giulia s
Modena, Italy17 contributions
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Feb 2024 • Couples
Fantastic trekking with Kilimanjaro heroes adventures! Exceeding expectations!!!! Great landscapes, fantastic Lakes and great support and food by the team! Highly recommended 🤗 we found true friends there and we really hope to have the opportunity to come back soon ☺️
Written 8 March 2024
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