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Arrive JKIA Nairobi and transfer to jacaranda Hotel Westlands, part of Nairobi for an overnight stay.
Visit the Elephant Orphanage where visitors interact and feed baby elephants rescued from the parks following the death of their mothers at 11.00am after breakfast at the hotel and transfer to Ngong Hills for a run on the slopes of the hills . Flexible distances 10-15K. Overnight at the Jacaranda Hotel.
Transfer to Serena Mountain Lodge a tree hotel set up in the lush countryside in Mt. Kenya Forest about 2-5 hours from Nairobi and enjoy a 2-3 hours run the cool countryside near Nyeri. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Transfer to Nanyuki about an hours drive after breakfast after .
Nanyuki/Sirimon/Judmaier Camp (Old Moses Camp) 3-4 hrs, 9km,
860m ascentDrive from Nanyuki to Sirimon Gate, 1 hr, 26000m. From the gate follow the track as it winds uphill though the forest.(lunch en route) it becomes heath and after about 3½ hours from the gate the track veers right to Judmaier Camp, 3300m for dinner and overnight.
Early breakfast and proceed to Shipton's camp,(lunch en route) (16km) camp where we will rest in order to acclimatise for the peak circuit the following day.dinner and overnight.
From Shipton’s camp the trail leads to kami hut below the north face of Batian. Continuing west ? southwest the trails climbs up switch backs in the fine snow before reaching Hausberg col at 4590m. We will descend into the upper Hausberg valley and rest at the aptly named oblong and Hausberg tarns. Ascending to the crest of a ridge known as Arthur’s seat we see the trail winding along a beautiful series of rock ledges. We will descend to Mackinders camp for the night.
An early 2.00 am start for an attempt to reach point Lenana before descending to Mackinder’s camp for breakfast then proceed to Met station for dinner and overnight.
Descend to the park gate and transfer to Nyahururu for an overnight stay at Panari Apartments Thompson Falls about 100kms away.
Morning run at Nyahururu with elite runners from the high altitude training centres. Distance 15K on dirt road where great runners like the late Olympic, Chicago and New York Marathon Samuel Wanjiru and five-time World Cross Country Champion John Ngugi trained.
Breakfast before departing for Masai Mara : game drive enroute and check into Ashnil tented Camp on arrival. Travel time about 5.5 hours.
Dinner and overnight at the tented camp.
Leave the tented camp for a whole day game drive in the vast Masai Mara after breakfast. The Mara experience is not comparable to any as different animal species ranging from the carnivores to the herbivores freely roam on the vast plains. A chance of viewing the big 5 animals is quite realistic on a good day: dinner and overnight at the tented camp.
Fly to Nairobi after breakfast and a game drive en route to the airstrip.
Spend the rest of the day shopping for souvenirs.
Acommodation: Nairobi BB & the rest of the safari full board.
Transport in safari vans and 4X4 Toyota Landcruiser to Masai Mara.
All entry fees during the safari and Mt. Kenya climb: English speaking guides and porters where applicable.
One way flight Masai Mara -Nairobi.
Items of personal nature.
Tips and gratuities.
Prices may change without prior notice.
Cancellation fees are applicable if bookings are cancelled from 60 days downwards.
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