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Gatamaiyu 2

October 9, 2022 @ 7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Free – KSh1,000

The 2nd of the scenic 5 series of Gatamaiyu waterfalls, Gatamaiyu 2 is one of our earliest discoveries and remains king for its series of attractions. Recommended for beginners, Intermediate hikers, or anyone who loves ‘duff mpararo’


0700h: Departure At the benches near Bata shop, Hilton (opposite Kencom)

Route: Nrbi – Githunguri – Ha Gakuru

0835h: Hike Briefing & Stretches

0850h: Start the hike

1500h: Complete hike 

About this activity

Difficulty: Moderate

Duration: 5 hrs

Distance: 14km

Elevation: Steep in select areas

Trailhead: Ha Gakuru shopping center

Trail Type: Point to point

Trail end: Githunguri town



  • 2 Waterfalls
  • Duff mpararo (River swimming)

Charges Includes  

  • Instructor/guide fee
  • Experience

Charges Excludes

  • Transport Fees(Ksh 300)
  • Meals

What to bring

  • Waterproof hiking shoes
  • Rain gear in case it rains
  • Swimming costume
  • Warm clothing
  • A wide-brimmed hat, Sunscreen
  • Snacks
  • 2Litres drinking water

Know before you go

  • The guide’s contact is available at the bottom of this page. Feel free to get in touch with them with any queries regarding this hike.
  • The trail is suitable for beginner hikers and kids.
  • The starting point of this hike is not the endpoint.
  • This trail is NOT self-drive-friendly.
  • For group travel via public transport, we will meet up at the benches near Bata shop Hilton (opposite Kencom). The guide will be at the meet-up point. Kindly keep time.
  • Late cancellations will not be refunded.
  • Kindly observe the COVID-19 health safety regulations.
  • By getting a ticket, you agree to the T&C’s of Lets Drift.
  • Please note that this hike is on unless communicated otherwise. You will get an email confirmation of your booking once you purchase your ticket. See you on the trails!


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October 9, 2022
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Free – KSh1,000
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Jovial James

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