Kieni Forest & Falls Hike

13 April, 2021

Kieni Forest & Falls Hike

Available Dates: Group joining; 18th Sep 2022
Private Package: Any day of your choice
Grading: Moderate, 12Km

Hike Summary

Located in the southern Aberdares forest, Kieni forest has some of the unbeaten trails through the dense indigenous forest that leads to 3 spectacular waterfalls.
The walk through the tea plantation is stunning. The dense indigenous forest provides a cool quiet environment as you get to learn the history of the area, flora, and fauna from our informative guides.
The trail follows a 12km loop that is easily covered in 4-5hours.

What to Carry

  1. Comfortable hiking shoes with a good grip. Long pants/trousers & long-sleeved hiking t-shirt/light jacket recommended.
  2. Spare Sports Trainers to complement boots, Sandals, or light shoes for traveling back.
  3. Plenty of drinking water at least 3 litres
  4. Sunhat, Sunscreen, Sunglasses
  5. Cameras
  6. Walking stick
  7. Any personal medication / Personal first aid items
  8. Day Pack /Small Bag to carry your personal items
  9. Enough Snacks, fruits, sandwiches, energy bars to last the hike.
  10. Proper Rain Gear, in case it rains. i.e. Rain Coat/Poncho/Rain Trousers if available.
  11. Mornings can be cold so have a warm Jacket.
  12. An identification card or passport: Must
  13. Tip for guides, rangers, and crew


Self-Drive – KES 2,100
With Transport – KES 3,250

Package Includes:

  • Citizen Forest entry fees & parking fees
  • Transport Costs for Non-self-drive
  • Hiking Charges
  • Guiding Fees
  • Security

Package Excludes:

  • Resident/ Non-Residents Entry Fees
  • Tips for Guides
  • Evacuation expenses.

Payment and Booking

Make payments via MPESA Paybill 695596 Account (Your Name-Hike Title)
Confirmations and queries must be confirmed with 0729 995 059 | [email protected]

Booking Terms & Conditions

All our adventure bookings are subject to Bucketlist Adventures Booking policy as outlined on the link below:

Day Hike
Guided Tour
Grading: Moderate
At a glance

This unique hike offers one of the most scenic tours of the Aberdares. Kieni Forest offers a friendly unbeaten path through a beautiful tropical forest and Tea farms. The hike takes you deeper into the forest to a water pipe that eventually leads you to 3 spectacular waterfalls.

  • Ksh. 2,100
  • Ksh. 3,250
Kiarago Valentine,

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