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Naivasha road, Maai Mahiu 00200, Kenya
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from US$ 104.00
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All reviews crater rim per person park entrance great hike walking stick steep sections carry plenty of water hard work family and friends worth the effort highest point recommend it to anyone early afternoon an early start climb views trail
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Registration and payment were a bit on the chaotic side. Some parts of the mountain are quite steep and will challenge you on your way up and especially as you try to get down. If you choose not to walk around the crater, there is...More

Thank Talampakan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A nice place to camp.formal college and university mate can engage here.camping sites located 2146-21250 meters above see level.environment and the feeling at night during bourn fire and barbecues are amazing. Grill in the camp is valid

1  Thank peternjoru
Reviewed 5 October 2018

the national park is located few km from Nairobi town the closest place to enjoy the view far from the hustle and bustle of the streets of Nairobi.the view at the mountain is amazing and the entrance fee is also affordable.the journey climbing looks hard...More

1  Thank jbmogire
Reviewed 20 September 2018

If you want a place that challenges your physical fitness, mt. Longonot hiking is what you should do next.

Thank BeneberSafaris
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

If you are in Nairobi and you like hiking this is the place to be, a day trip and back to Nairobi. At the entrance looks ok, but the sight of littering at the second resting point is putting off, KWS kindly place a bin...More

Thank Ummuahmad
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

It's so bad! There is trash all over. They “collect” it in holes in the ground and burn it. Which is also bad. They have trash bins on the summit and also where you enter the rim, but they are so full so the wind...More

1  Thank Anne-Berit
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Great hike, more challenging then I expected it to be, with some very steep sections. After reading some reviews on here I found it much cleaner with less litter then I expected, I was also glad of the shops at the bottom that sell basic...More

Thank Joshbrex
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Mt.Longonot makes for a great hike. Certainly not easy especially as you approach the crater rim but the views from up there are amazing. The crater itself is beautiful! Carry enough water and enjoy the hike! :)

1  Thank Shiruz
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Mount Longonot can be done on the way to or from Naivasha. We reached park entrance by motorcycle-taxi from main road, paid Ksh 100 for the ride and took driver number to call him for the ride back once we were done. It is a...More

2  Thank gordita33
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The hike is not that easy. There are 2 very steep stretches before getting to the top of the crater and another one once you're on top to get to the highest point of Mt Longonot. The path is well marked and impossible to get...More

Thank Bruno I
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Response from Mommydoe | Reviewed this property |
Trainers will suffice. However, if you circumvent the crater, be aware that you will likely have to stop several times to empty bits of gravel out of them... The loose gravel gets kicked up easily!
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Response from mcvadhool | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but it is far cheaper than 26 USD
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Simon G
29 June 2017|
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Response from Joeri I | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the price but be careful with very little children.
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