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Chogoria Town in Meru County

Category: Towns & Cities in Kenya
Population: 6264
Features : Farming, Hills
Economy : Farming, Tourism
To Visit : Mt Kenya
Nearest Major town : Meru , Embu
Nearest Airport : Meru, Mulika Lodge Airstrip

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Chogoria is a rural town of Meru County located in Mwimbi Division of Meru South in the Eastern Province of Kenya. It is about 225 km from Nairobi City. Road access to Chogoria is by the all-weather, tarmacked Meru-Embu road. The closest town to Chogoria is Chuka, the District Headquarters. Other surrounding towns are Nkubu, Meru and Embu.

 

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There is abundant rainflall in Chogoria and being near Mount Kenya, the rich volcanic soils make the area very productive in agriculture. The small scale farms produce coffee, tea, bananas, potators, maize and beans.

 

Attractions and Tourism sites  

Chogoria town serves as an access point to Mount Kenya. Being one of the routes used, mountain climbers often use the town on their way up the mountain. Mountain climing gears and potters are always available in Chogoria.

 

Hotels in Chogoria

  1. Transit Motel

This is a 40 room facility on the eastern slopes of Mt. Kenya. It has a terrific view of Mt Kenya nad the rolling hills of cultivated terraced farmlands. The Chogoria route to Mt. Kenya passes near Transit hotelTransit .   

2.      Joywood Hotel Marima
The Joywood Hotel Marima in Chogoria, Kenya situated along Meru/Embu Rd can be contacted by phone +254 22266.


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Universities/colleges in Chogoria

  • Kenya Clive School (Nursing School)

Hospitals in Chogoria

  • PCEA Chogoria Hospital

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