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Somewhere in kilome..

Strange crucifix tree..

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Enjoying picnics in kilome..

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Great views, Super FRESH Air!! and steamed goat meat from Ksh400 a kilo – beat that!!

Young Explorer’s experience wild tortoises in Kilome

Nature has its Ways of surprises irrespective of season as some young explorers were to find out while on an expedition in kilome recently. Young, youthful and Adventurous Kenyan s from almost all parts of kenya were at it again, exploring their country as they experienced nature at its best in its natural environments.¬† An opportunity to breath Nature’s fresh air while stretching their bodies and experiencing new scenery, kilome was ready to give these guest’s a few surprises. From wild tortoises peeing on them to – ‘Oop’s’, almost sat on a basking snake! ūüôā With the community provided guides they stretched themselves hill after hill, valley after valley finally ending their adventure with an evening view of their starting point and with memories of Ukambani fruit. From kilome community, ‘asanda’ come again.. To engage your youthfulness this holiday season +254780891689

Mt.Kalembwani (arm chair Mt.)

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Mt.Kalembwani ©muokikioko2017

At 5141 ft Mt kalembwani a Volcanic cone within Kilome, Makueni county owned by the local community is an easy to get to day hike just off mombasa-nairobi tarmac road/highway for individuals, educational institutions or organised groups

Arm Chair РMt.Kalembwani ©muoki kioko

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walking up kalembwani’s volcanic scree ¬©muokikioko2017

having erupted some 10,000yrs ago its had cultural significance to the community and provides both educational and leisure activities

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summiting kalembwani with local guides ©muokikioko2017

through community guides. It also provides brilliant opportunity for star gazing, photography, camping, birdwatching, butterfly watching and raptor watching while at same time giving splendid views of kilome topography and on clear days Africas highest Mountain – mt kilimanjaro

Local guides are always happy to arrange for local indegenous meals or free range goat meat roasting on request. Secure Car park with toilets available.

Accomodation of all categories is available nearby from budget to 5star should you want to extend your enjoyment.

 

 

Inside kilome:- Viewing Emali

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Emali from Kilome ©muokikioko2016

South viewed from Kilome hills is Emali town. At sunrise or sunset the town is hit by sun rays from the left or right creating shadows and highlights that make unending African landscape possibilities..

*Town is famous for red onion production/trade and also serves as a junction access to nearby Kyulu Mts, Nzambani cliff and  Loitokitok (paved Rd) at the base of Mt. Kilimanjaro which is an entry point to Amboseli game reserve and access border point to neighboring Tanzania.

Don’t you envy residents waking up to this view daily..

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©muoki kioko
2009-2016
email:muokikioko@gmail.com

Flowers of kilome..

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February is just around the corner, how about exploring the beautiful flowers of kilome

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you will never find in a flower stand!

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Nb: Avoid contact if you don’t know the plant as some plants may have irritants or may be poisonous.

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©muoki kioko
2009-2016
email:muokikioko@gmail.com

Sky Dive Point..kilome

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Happy New Year 2016.

Imagine flying like a bird, taking in ALL the views below you – letting the winds aid you in travelling.

Have you been to ‘The Sky Diving Point’ in Kilome!? A 2hour hike from the base or 3hr drive from Nairobi the capital of kenya using a vehicle with good ground clearance.

photos and text
©muoki kioko
2009-2016
email:muokikioko@gmail.com

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