The Elephant Hill on the the Aberdares Ranges. The Aberdares are the water catchment area feeding two of the largest dams. Ndakaini Dam in Thika region and Sasumua Dam near Njabini town.
This is the best hill that will expose you to the real hiking experience in Kenya.
Spectacular nature trails through indigenous forests of Central Kenya Aberdares
Hiking to an attitude of between 2,600 to 3,500 meters above sea level
Walk through the tropical Bamboo zone with views of various animals and elephant droppings
Walk through the alpine zone, characterized by the stunning array of outlandish flora like lobelia, senecio, tussock grass, giant heather among others, a real feast for botany enthusiasts
-Amazing views of the surrounding countryside including the nearby Sasumua Dam and the distant Ndakaini Dam to your left
View of various animals, monkeys, elephants, bats and birds
Meeting Point: Hilton Hotel
Leaving Time: 6.00am
CHARGES PER PERSON;
>Kenya Citizen Ksh. 2500
>Residents Ksh. 3500
>Non Residents. Ksh. 70USD
COST INCLUSIVE OF;
>Transport to and from
>Park entry fee
>500ml drinking water
>Other items not stipulated above.
2. Sun glasses
3. Sunscreen Lotion
4. Spirit of hiking
5. Extra water
6. Backpack to carry your personal items
Casual slacks or cargo pants (No Sandals, Shorts nor Skirts)
Hiking shoes with good grip
Hat incase of hot sun.
Warm Clothing in case of change of weather
Rain gears & always carry an extra Tshirt