Day 01:- Climbers Camp (2309m / 7578 feet)
We depart Nairobi at 9:00 Am for our base hotel at Burguret arriving in time for lunch. After lunch we trek to the famous Mau Mau caves and Burguret Water falls en route to Climbers Camp for dinner and overnight. This acclimatization walk takes 3 to 4 hours.
Day 02:- Kampi ya Machegeni (300m / 9846 feet)
After breakfast, we embark on our hike to Kampi ya Machegeni. This 13 kilometers trek takes 5 to 7 hours. We shall have our lunch en route before reaching Machegeni for overnight.
Day 03:- Highland Castle
After breakfast we continue our alpine ascent. Our goal is to reach Highlands Castle nine kilometers away in 4 to 6 hours time. We take our lunch en route. Overnight at Highlands Castle.
Day 04:- Two Turn Hut (4500m / 14769 feet)
We trek to Two Turn Hut.
We enjoy the panoramic view of the mountain and the alpine vegetation which is now predominantly giant groundsels.
Overnight at Two Turn Hut.
Day 05:- Peak Lenana (4985m / 16355 feet)
We start at 02:30 hours for the extremely stiff climbing to conquer Peak Lenana. After 4 hours of challenging climbing we reach the Summit of Peak Lenana. We enjoy the panoramic view below and after sunrise we descend to Mintos Hut for breakfast. We visit Gorges Valley and thereafter descend to Bandas Lodge for overnight.
Day 6:- Chogoria
After breakfast, we continue our descent to Chogoria and drive back to Nairobi arriving late evening