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Mount Longonot which is an extinct volcano rises from the floor of the Great Rift Valley showing off its unique feature of the thick forest that lies within the crater of the mountain. It also provides great 360 degrees scenic views of the beautiful Rift Valley all the way to Lake Naivasha and its environs. Some wildlife attractions can also be found there including; buffaloes, elands, lions, leopards, bushbucks, common zebra, giraffe and Grant’s gazelles.

The Hike:

An early start of the day which prompts a 7 am departure from westlands for a 2 hours drive to the Longonot KWS Gate. On payment at the gate, we will drop into the rift valley and go up 2776M up to the beautiful crater hill of ololongonot. 10kms up, round the rim and back down to the gate. A beautiful hike with spectacular views offering a glimpse of lake Naivasha and a 360 degrees  of the rift valley.

Meet Point: Alliance Place, Westlands / Longonot KWS gate

How to Get There: https://bit.ly/3unTG8K

Hike Duration 4-5hours


Number of Days:

  • Day trip

Expected Activities:

1 Hiking session

Wildlife view

Road trip


  1. Water will be provided on refillable water bottles
  2. Please bring with you enough snacks and hydration drinks as well

Trip Staff:

  • Explore Tour leader
  • Driver (s)

Transport Type:

  • Private Tour Van / Minivan
  • Own Transport

Accommodation Type:

  • None

Trip Grading:

  • Easy – Moderate

Group Size:

  • 6 to 20 pax


Non Residents: 4500/- Per Person

Residents / Citizen: 2500/- Per Person

Ksh 1,000/- extra for use of our transport


It is important that you make your reservation no less than 7 days in advance. Please note that a 50% deposit will be required upon reserving your adventure. 

The price includes:

  • Services of a professional guide
  • Scheduled Activity fees
  • Transfer from Nairobi and back
  • All park entrance fees to include government taxes
  • Clean treated water during the tour. Please carry a refillable water bottle

Price does not include:

  • International flights
  • Visas to Kenya
  • Hotel accommodations in Nairobi before and after the trek
  • Activities not listed in the itinerary
  • Items of personal nature
  • Sleeping bags
  • Laundry
  • Beverages / Alcoholic drinks
  • Tips and gratuity
  • Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary

Additional information


Non-Resident, Residents

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