Mt. Kenya National Park

Location: East of Rift Valley

Distance from Nairobi: 180km.

Size:2800sqkm

This is an extinct volcano which last erupted over 3 million years ago and Africa’s second highest mountain (5199mtr).with two jagged peaks as result of massive volcanic plug.

Described by UNESCO as a world heritage site,Mt.Kenya is one the most impressives site in Eastern part of Africa doubling up as an important water catment area to over 40% of country's population.Climate in tn and around the park varies with altitude and major attractions in the park include;

Massive pristine wilderness,lakes,glaciers,springs,endangered high altitude birlds and animals.Main activities include;

Game viewing

Camping

Mountain climbing

exploration of the caves

The western world first heard of the mountain when one missionary Dr.ludwig Krapf saw snow on top in 1843 and went to break the news to his European peers but they never believed him until when Joseph Thomson confirmed it in 1883. The mountain has three peaks with highest peak Batian and the second highest nelion being very ragged and difficult to reach.Excursions and climbs to the mountain can be arranged.

Accommodation in the park include

Mountain lodge

Naromoru river lodge

Sirimons bandas

Mt Kenya safari club

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