DAY 1: Leave Nairobi to Naro-Moru town for lunch. Drive to the Mt. Kenya Youth Hostel for the rest of the day. Dinner and overnight at the hostel.

DAY 2: After breakfast, drive to the Naro-Moru Park Gate (2460m) where the trekking starts. Walk for 10km to Met Station (3090m) for dinner and overnight at the camp.

DAY 3: Hike to Mackinder's Camp (4300m) for dinner and overnight with lunch en-route.

DAY 4: After an early breakfast, the trek leads via a steep screed to Austrian Hut (4790m). Here there will be a short break with tea and biscuits before the ascend to point Lenana (4985m) via Lewis Glacier. You descend through the northern side via Simba Col to the Minto's Hut (4200m) for lunch and continue down via Chogoria route passing the Gorge valley and Lake Michaelson to the Carpot. Overnight is spent in tents (3300m).

DAY 5: After breakfast descend to the Meru Mt. Kenya Bandas at 3300m where the vehicle will be waiting to take you to your next destination.