Trekking Mt.Kenya & Mt. Kilimanjaro
Did you know you while climbing the mountain you go through several temperate climates in just a few days? Be ready with lots of layers and pack lightly for all seasons. Before leaving, test that you can actually wear your clothes over each other.
Cotton fabrics are not advisable , instead go for wicking fabrics for all your clothing and under garments.
Mount Kenya & Mount Kilimanjaro both located in East Africa are Africa’s highest and second highest mountains. Despite their location in the tropics and near the equator, both mountains are endowed with magnificent snow-capped peaks.
Hiking Mt. Kenya targets the point Lenana at 4.985 Metres above sea level while Mt. Kilimanjaro targets the Kibo point at 5.895 metres above sea level.
Peaks and Safaris organizes successful Mountain Treks for Mount Kenya & Kilimanjaro . And yes, it’s very possible to combine hiking with safari.
There are three main routes which penetrate the forest and moorland, the routes are ;-Naromoru, Sirimon & Chogoria routes. Each route has something different to offer.
Over 20000 people go trekking on Mount Kilimanjaro every year, only half of them reach the summit. Everybody says you need no experience to climb Mt.Kilimanjaro.