50 Km from Nairobi, it is described by many as the best
day trip from Kenyas capital, this little known
yet massive double cratered volcano is located very close
to its well known sister, Mt. Longonot.
Suswa is one of the most spectacular mountains of
the Rift Valley as it comprises a 12 km across double
crater system, a vast network of obsidian caves and
a variety of wild animals and plants.
Suswa is a magnificent extinct volcano in the Rift
Valley. It is famed for the many caves on its E slopes.
All are easy to access, none are too long or complex
and no special gear or knowledge is required to explore
itinerary and Time Activity
07:30am Depart for Mt Suswa, expected to arrive at 08:30am,
start Hiking, Bird watching & site seeing.
01:00 pm We take our picnic Lunch at one of the
caves en route to the summit/ Mt Suswa camp, relax at
the peak as we photograph and start descending as we
enjoy game watching
04:00 pm Leave for Nairobi expected to arrive
at Nairobi at 5:30 pm
comfortable shoes & light clothes. Carry a picnic
lunch, binoculars, extra drinking water & snacks.
If you can, bring a spot light and helmet for caving.
Trip Cost 160$ per person