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Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Kenya

Mount Kenya and Mount Kilimanjaro: A Comparison

Rising majestically above the East African savanna, Mount Kenya and Mount Kilimanjaro are two of the most iconic and sought-after mountains to climb on the African continent. While both offer stunning vistas, challenging climbs, and the thrill of conquering a … Read More

Branson's Mount Kenya Climbing

Richard Branson’s Mount Kenya Climbing Experience

British business magnate Richard Branson recently took on the Strive for Big Change initiative, which aimed to conquer Mt Kenya and raise funds for education reform. In this article, we bring you Branson’s mount Kenya climbing experience. The billionaire led … Read More

Cost of Hiking Mount Longonot

What is the Cost of Hiking Mount Longonot?

Are you ready to take on the challenge of hiking one of Kenya’s most beautiful and iconic mountains? Look no further than mount Longonot! Nestled in the heart of the country, this stratovolcano stands at a majestic 2,776 meters and … Read More

Best Time to Climb Mount Kilimanjaro

What is the Best Time to Climb Mount Kilimanjaro?

Trekking on Kilimanjaro year-round is very possible. However, from June to March is known to be the best time for climbing Mount Kilimanjaro where April and May are known to be wet seasons. Therefore, it’s not an ideal but still … Read More

Climb mount kilimanjaro on a budget

Is it Possible to Climb Mount Kilimanjaro on a Budget

It is possible to climb Mount Kilimanjaro on a budget, only if one makes adequate preparations. Several factors should be put into consideration while planning like the route to take and the level of services one would prefer. The Routes … Read More

Is Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro Worth It?

Is Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro Worth It?

Indeed, it’s worth it just by fact that it’s the highest mountain in Africa. One of our most frequently asked question is, is climbing Mount Kilimanjaro worth it? On this article, we try to answer this question as honestly as … Read More

Mt Kenya Climbing Food Menu List

Mt Kenya Climbing Food Menu List

Here is a comprehensive list of Mt Kenya Food Menu List. MORNING Morning Call Tea Drinking chocolate Milo Coffee Milk FULL BREAKFAST Fried sausages Kenyan tea Drinking chocolate Coffee Powdery milk (Nido) Boiled water. • Oath porridge Seasonal Fruits Fresh … Read More

What do I Need Before I Climb Mt.Kenya?

What do you Need Before Climbing Mt.Kenya?

Proper equipment is extremely important to the success, enjoyment, comfort and safety of your trip. Please bring the following items for your climb. Porters will carry up to 22 lbs (10Kilogrames) of your personal gear, no more! If you pack … Read More

What are the Accommodation Facilities in Mount Kenya

What are the Accommodation Facilities in Mount Kenya?

Mt.Kenya has mountain huts which are managed by private groups in all three routes. Some of them especially Sirimon side are well taken care of.  There are also camping grounds with basic facilities ideal for camping comfortably. In this article, … Read More

What is the Tipping Policy when Climbing Mount Kenya

What is the Tipping Policy when Climbing Mount Kenya?

Although not mandatory, tipping is an admirable way to share your satisfaction with your guide and varied staff service you will receive while in Mount Kenya. Your tips not only help boost the confidence of those in the service industry, … Read More