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Mt. Kenya Glacial Lakes Tour -14th Mar 2020 - Bucketlist Adventures
Lake Rutundu Mt kenya National Park
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Mt. Kenya Glacial Lakes Tour -14th Mar 2020

Mt Kenya National Park
01Day One: Lake Rutundu and Alice

Meet at 0430hrs at City Hall way next to International Life House for Departure. Drive to the Mountain, hike up to Lake Alice before descending back to Nanyuki for the Night.

02Day Two: Nanyuki to Nairobi

Spend the Morning enjoying an outdoor climbing wall before driving back to Nairobi.

Departure Date People Group Trip Status Prices
  • 14th-15th Mar, 20 Citizen Open 14,400/= Book Now
  • 14th-15th Mar, 20 Resident Open 14,800/= Book Now
  • 14-15th Mar, 20 Non Resident Open 18,000/= Book Now

Date: 14th -15th March 2020  | June 20th -21st 2020

THE SCENIC MT KENYA GLACIAL LAKES

Set on the Moorland 3000m above sea level is a set of beautiful glacial lakes in Mt. Kenya National Park. This tour will take you to the magical Lake Rutundu and Lake Alice some of the largest lakes in Mt. Kenya by size and beauty.

Day 1: Lake Rutundu & Lake Alice

Pick up from Nairobi at 0500hrs and drive north to Nanyuki town. Switch vehicles and depart for Lake Rutundu by Landrover. This is a 2-hour drive on the Marania side of Mt, Kenya one of the least explored. Walk up the moorland on the scenic landscape to reach Lake Rutundu famous for the proposal of Kate Middleton’s proposal. Rest and scenic break at Rutundu area before heading out to Alice. Lake Alice is the largest of the lakes in Mt. Kenya and is famous for royalty named after Princess Alice, the Duchess of Glouchester who visited Mt. Kenya in 1934 attempting to climb it. It rests on Ithanguni hill.

The hike guarantees a clear view of the peaks on a good day. Relax at Alice and enjoy the surrounding area. Descend to Nanyuki town after a scenic tour. Check in to beautiful cottages where you will spend the night with a bonfire and dinner to set the night in motion. The cottage is set right next to a river. The cottages are on a sharing basis and special arrangements should be made for private rooms.

Day 2: Nanyuki to Nairobi (Optional Rock Climbing)
In the morning enjoy breakfast at the hotel. If it’s in it for you, spend the morning enjoying rock climbing at an outdoors tower before driving back to Nairobi in the afternoon.

WHAT TO CARRY FOR YOUR COMFORT

For your safety and comfort please carry the following.

  1. Proper Comfortable hiking boots/Trail Runners with good grip
  2. Rain Coat and  Light jacket
  3. National ID/Alien Card/Passport (MANDATORY)
  4. Emergency Safety kit(Evacuation card, personal first aid items, matchboxWhistle)
  5. Water (At least 3 litres)
  6. Sunhat, sunscreen, sunglasses
  7. Sunglasses and Sunscreen
  8. Snacks eg. starch, nuts, fruit to last the hike and the long day
  9. Day Pack /Small Bag to carry your personal items

YOUR INVESTMENT

EA Citizens: KES 14,400
Kenya Residents: KES 14,800
Non Residents: KES 18,000

Expedition Package Includes

  1. Round Transport from Nairobi
  2. Transport to the mountain on LandRover
  3. Meals on Half Board (Dinner and Breakfast)
  4. Accommodation in cottages sharing for one night
  5. Statutory park fees
  6. Experienced English speaking Guide
  7. Ground logistics Support

Expedition Package Excludes

  1. Fishing Lines and Fishing Permit
  2. Lunch on Saturday and Sunday
  3. Tips for guides and porters
  4. Personal Climbing Gear

For more details contact the reservations team via +254 729 995 059 or [email protected]

03Day One: Lake Rutundu and Alice

Meet at 0430hrs at City Hall way next to International Life House for Departure. Drive to the Mountain, hike up to Lake Alice before descending back to Nanyuki for the Night.

04Day Two: Nanyuki to Nairobi

Spend the Morning enjoying an outdoor climbing wall before driving back to Nairobi.

Departure Date People Group Trip Status Prices
  • 14th-15th Mar, 20 Citizen Open 14,400/= Book Now
  • 14th-15th Mar, 20 Resident Open 14,800/= Book Now
  • 14-15th Mar, 20 Non Resident Open 18,000/= Book Now

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