3Days 2Nights Nairobi to Mount Kenya Castle Forest Nature Walk Safari
Built in 1910 by the British Army, the Castle Forest Lodge is located deep in the thick forest on the slopes to the south of Mount Kenya, Kerugoya. The lodge has hosted world leaders like Queen Elizabeth and continues to date to be a world class, serene accommodation center. The lodge is a perfect get away for history lovers and guests who would love to hike up the slopes of Mount Kenya. Castle Forest Lodge offers cottages, bungalows and rooms; all fitted with an en-suite bathroom. The lodge also has unlimited camping space. The lodge serves breakfast, lunch and dinner at set hours with a daily changing menu. Snacks are also available throughout the day and so are drinks from its well stocked bar. The lodge also features an outdoor pool. City and airport shuttle services are available at a fee. On-site parking is also available. Castle Forest Lodge is located in the Mount Kenya National Park .
Day 1:- Castle Lodge/castle forest campingsite - Kamweti Route (2,081m – 2,650m)
Transfer from Nairobi to Castle Forest Lodge (2,081m.), on the northern slopes of Mt Kenya,
Arriving at the castle Lodge/campsite for lunch, After lunch we take afternoon nature walk in the forest whilst at the lodge/campsite is encouraged for acclimatization and siting of forest birds, colobus monkeys and possibly elephants.Mount Kenya National Park & Reserve
Day 2:- Kamweti Full Day Nature Walk-Early breakfast at campsite/lodge then hike about 5-6hrs through dense stands of towering bamboo to Sagana River camp at an altitude of 3,150m. deeper into the dense virgin bamboo forest which marks the true beginning of the actual mountain trek. Picnic lunch then walk back to the campsite/lodge, dinner and overnight at lodge/ campsite.
Day3;-morning nature walk,then back to the camp/lodge for full breakfast,After breakfast we breakdown our camp or leave the lodge and drive back to Nairobi,arriving nairobi late in the evening.
Note; this itinerary can operate as both, luxury lodge safari or budget camping safari
Transfer by Safari mini bus/4x4 jeep
None Resident Budget Camping Cost per person Sharing
Price for 1 single person = $400
Price for 2 person = $360 per person sharing
Price for 4 person = $340 per person sharing
Price for 6 person = $320 per person sharing
Transport by Safari 4x4 Toyota Land Cruiser (Jeep)
Price for 1 single person = $
Price for 2 person = $ per person sharing
Price for 4 person = $ per person sharing
Price for 6 person = $ per person sharing
For-; Luxury Lodge accomodation-;please Contact us for pricing;
Included in the Budget Camping Safari Cost;
• Transfer to and from Nairobi
• Full board accommodation camping whilst on the trek.
• Accommodations in camps/huts as per the booking,
• All park entrance fees to include government taxes,
• Service of an English speaking professional guide, porters and skilled cook,
Excluded in the Budget Camping cost:
• tips, sleeping bags while camping,the personal trekking gears and climbing gears,
• International flights,
• Visas to Kenya,
• Items of personal nature,
• Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary,