Naro Moru

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Naro Moru
Naro Moru is located in Kenya
Naro Moru
Naro Moru
Location of Naro Moru
Coordinates: 0°10′S 37°01′E / 0.167°S 37.017°E / -0.167; 37.017Coordinates: 0°10′S 37°01′E / 0.167°S 37.017°E / -0.167; 37.017
Country  Kenya
County Nyeri County
Population (1999)
 • Urban 2,643
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

Naro Moru is a small market town in Nyeri County in central Kenya, lying on the Naro Moru River, between Nyeri and Nanyuki. Its main industry is tourism, as a base for hikers ascending Mount Kenya, to its east. Solio Game Reserve lies near the town. The town was previously the center of the former Kieni East District . The town has an urban population of 2643 (1999 census [1]). The Naro Moru River flows through the town.