Locally known as Mt. Kirinyaga which loosely translates to the ‘Place of God or Mwene Nyaga’ it is arguably the most pleasing scenery in Kenya. Overlooking Central, this world heritage site takes-up all the land the mountain over 11,000ft and parts of Lewa and Ngare Ndare. Mount Kenya is a world heritage site. It’s the only snow-capped mountain in the entire globe which lies along the equator and Chogoria route in Tharaka-Nithi was once the preferred route for hikers. Apart from hiking, this route offers a unique opportunity to enjoy the magical sceneries alongside the flora and fauna.