A Mount Kenya helicopter tour is a fantastic way to experience the majestic beauty of Mount Kenya from a unique perspective. As one of Africa’s highest mountains, Mount Kenya offers breathtaking views and diverse landscapes that can be fully appreciated from the air.
During the helicopter tour, you can expect to fly over the mountain, taking in its rugged peaks, lush forests, and pristine glaciers. The pilot or guide will likely provide commentary on the geography, wildlife, and history of the area, enhancing your overall experience.
Mount Kenya helicopter rides give way to dense forests, brilliantly blue lakes, distinctive montane, and visually appealing alpine vegetation.
The two-hour ride begins at 7:30 a.m. and with it, you experience a traverse into a breathtaking world of brilliant mountain views, wildlife, and soul-stirring ambiences.
Sit by Lake Michelson and discover magnificence over breakfast or trout fishing.
Marvel at the awe-evoking forests, the birds, the wildlife, and, of course, the snow-capped mountain peaks.
Note: We do not operate this excursion in the afternoon due to weather conditions – July/August can be difficult due to cloud cover.
It’s important to note that weather conditions and safety regulations can affect the availability of helicopter tours. Therefore, it’s recommended to book your tour in advance and confirm the departure time and other details with the tour operator.
Remember to dress appropriately for the flight, wear comfortable shoes, and bring a camera to capture the stunning vistas. Enjoy your Mount Kenya helicopter tour and take in the awe-inspiring beauty of this iconic African landmark!
- Baggage is strictly 15kg per person and in soft bags
- The above charter rates are on an exclusive use basis
- Above listed Scenic flights includes a picnic stop en route
- All departures are from Wilson Airport, except for JKIA transfers
- The flight descriptions are highlights of what you can expect to see en-route
- Flight departure times are flexible. Please note the Helicopter is daylight operation only & On all the Scenic Flights listed, you have the option of ending your journey at your camp/accommodation or returning to Wilson.
- Tips or gratuity
- Travelers Insurance
- Communication charges
- Visas, international airfares, and airport taxes; meals
- Sightseeing not included in the package; optional activities
- Personal expenses such as transfers to/ from your city Hotel in Nairobi