Mt Longonot is a dormant stratovolcano mountain located some 68km from Nairobi. The mount Longonot height is 2780m above sea level and it has a wide crater at the top with small green trees and volcanic spaced steam vents along the crater wall. The mountain is located inside of a park bearing the same name. Mt Longonot 1-day hike is very popular due to its short distance from Nairobi city and the lower park entrance fees.

Duration of the hike: 3 – 5 hours depending on pace and fitness

7:00am: Pick Up from a Nairobi Hotel

8:30am: Start the hike up the mountain

10:30am: Reach the Mt Longonot crater rim and go around the crater.

12:30pm: Descend to the base and depart for lake Naivasha.

1:00pm: Enjoy a lunch at the fisherman camp

2:00pm: Optional boat ride in the lake Naivasha

3:30pm: Depart for Nairobi

5:30pm: Drop off in town or hotel. End of Mt Longonot national park Tour

Transportation in a comfortable safari car

Services of a trained and experienced English-speaking driver/guide

Game drives and all park entry fees

Driver guide/Waiters Tips and Gratuities


Expenses of personal nature such as visas, travel/baggage insurance, laundry, beverages, tips etc.