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Iten Classic Run & Tour

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KSh11,000

Iten Is situated in the Rift Valley province, Marakwet county at approximately 35k (22 miles) from the city of Eldoret. Iten lays at an altitude of 2400 meter (7900 feet) and is famous for being the centre of Kenyan middle- and long distance running.
The town is also famous for hosting the best training facility for athletes and professional coaches.

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  • Vacation Style Holiday Type
      Camping, Family, Friends Tour, Running, Runs/Marathon
    • Activity Level Tough
      6/8
    • Group Size Medium Group
    All about the Iten Classic Run & Tour.

    Iten Is situated in the Rift Valley province, Marakwet county at approximately 35k (22 miles) from the city of Eldoret. Iten lays at an altitude of 2400 meter (7900 feet) and is famous for being the centre of Kenyan middle- and long distance running.
    The town is also famous for hosting the best training facility for athletes and professional coaches.

    Requirements

    • Warm clothes
    • Comfortable sport shoes
    • Comfortable running gear
    • Personal toiletries
    • Pocket money
    • Swimming costume

     

    The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
    What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.

    The Cost Includes:

    • Guides fee
    • Meals
    • Camping
    • Transport
    • Security
    • Bottled water
    • Support team on the running day
    • First Aid Services
    What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.

    The Cost Excludes:

    • Friday breakfast & lunch
    • Swimming/ sauna at the camp
    • Sunday lunch
    • Insurance
    • Extra days
    • Drinks of personal leisure
    1. Day 1 Depart from Nairobi - Iten

      Depart Nairobi at 8am

      We begin the journey to the home of champions as we tour Rift valley scenic view points and tourist attractions.

      Arrive at Iten in the afternoon.

    2. Day 2 Iten Run & Tour

       MORNING RUN
      Early in the morning prepare for our scenic run. The terrain is known to be challenging.

      MID MORNING

      Body stretch, rest and breakfast after the run.

      AFTERNOON

      A tour of Marakwet county. Places we shall tour include:

      1. Iten View point
        Iten view point is located a kilometre from Iten town.The place offers amazing views of the Elgeyo escarpment.
        The stretching landscapes, a lake in the view, a backdrop of Baringo and amazing settlements make the view one of a kind. One can see Lake Kapnarok.
      2. Kessup cliff
        Kessup cliff gives a clear view of The Elgeyo escarpment, Rimoi national reserve, lake kapnarok and other sites within Elgeyo Marakwet.
      3. High Altutide Training Centre
        Tour the high altitude training centre located on the outskirts of Iten town . The training centre is strictly for elite athletes and training centre for runners.
        The centre has a Steam and sauna and a Swimming (25mtrs )

      EVENING

      In the evening return to the base camp for dinner and entertainment.

    3. Day 3 Iten - Nairobi

      After breakfast we begin our journey back to Nairobi.

      Arrival time in Nairobi 6pm.