Located almost at 150 km/93 mi from Nairobi City, Mt. Kenya is located just south of the equator, offering three climbing routes, namely Naro-Moru, Sirimon and Chogoria. Mt. Kenya has magnificent cliffs and glaciers that protect the highest peaks. Highest peaks here are Batian at 5199 m/17057 ft, Nelion at 5188 m/17021 ft and Point Lenana at 4985 m/16355 ft.
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Backpacking / Trekking in Leonidio, Arcadia, Peloponnese Region Greece
Leonidio although is a coastal town, its vicinity with Parnon Mountain Range gives to the entire region a more mountainous character.
The last years the area is identified as an excellent spot for trekking and hiking. The highlands of the area are an ideal arena for trekkers.
The complex rock formations, the magnificent gorges, the impeccable view combining sea with mountain create a perfect scenery for trekking activity. The flora of the region is also remarkable.
The route starts in the main bridge of Daphnona River and ends in Marathia locality. The most of the journey is without marked trail.
This challenging route is only one of the many in this startling region!