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From Nairobi: Mount Kenya Overnight Safari

Product ID: 285172
Escape to Mount Kenya National Park, home to the 2nd tallest mountain in Africa (5199 m). The wildlife viewing deck at your lodge provides the perfect spot to capture the magic of African wild life around the waterhole.
About this activity
Duration: 2 days
Starting time 8:00 AM
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pickup included

Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants and date:



  • See the incredible Mount Kenya close up from the NationalPark
  • Sleep in a tree lodge with a view of the incredible surroundings and wildlife
  • Enjoy a wildlife-spotting safari through Mount Kenya National Park
Full description
Day 1:
Depart from Nairobi at 9 AM and set off for the Mount Kenya Nature Reserve. Admire the breathtaking scenery surrounding this designated World Heritage Site. See pristine wilderness with lakes, tarns, glaciers, dense forest, mineral springs and a selection of rare and endangered species of animals, high altitude adapted plains game and unique montane and alpine vegetation.

Check in to your accommodation at the Serena Mountain Lodge located at 2,194 m on the slopes of Mount Kenya. Lunch will be served here and you may spend the afternoon as you please, relax at your lodge on the viewing deck and spot animals at the waterhole. The lodge is surrounded by a dense rainforest that comes alive at dusk with a myriad of sounds that make the African bush so special and exhilarating. Its wildlife viewing deck provides superb vantage points for game viewing. Your dinner and overnight accommodation will be here.

Day 2:
After breakfast, return to Nairobi and get dropped off at your Nairobi hotel or Airport. 

Please note safaris return between 2 PM and 5 PM, therefore we recommend if you are departing Nairobi the same day you do not book a flight any earlier than 8 PM.
  • Hotel airport / pick up and drop-off
  • 1-nights full board accommodation
  • Transport in safari van fitted with pop-up roofs for ease of photography during the tour
  • Services of an experienced English-speaking driver/guide
  • Drivers allowance
  • Government taxes and Levies
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fees of US$52 per adult and US$26 per child
  • Optional activities like guided forest walks, trout fishing, tree-planting, Mt. Kenya Mountain climbing (up to Pt Lenana), Kihari Hike, Moorland Hike.
  • Tips
  • Items of a personal nature such as drinks, beverages, tobacco, laundry, and any other items not specified above
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with respiratory issues

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Warm clothing
Not allowed
  • Oversize luggage
Know before you go
• Children under 3 years are not allowed