For many visitors to Africa, climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro is a once-in-a-lifetime challenge. The climb takes in muddy rainforests, unique high-altitude plants and alpine meadows before finally arriving at the glacier-coated summit. Standing tall above the savannahs of East Africa, Mt. Kilimanjaro (5,896m/19,343ft) is an icon of Africa. But just how do you go about climbing Tanzania’s Mt. Kilimanjaro and how fit do you have to be? We answer some of these common questions here.

From our experiance in some years being operating mountain climbing especially Mt:Kilimanjaro, the following are the popular routes for Kilimanjaro Climbing. We share with you as they have been proved, the most popular activities or destinations that our clients want to experience.

Marangu 5 days

5 Days - 4 Nights
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5/4 MARANGU DAYS CLIMBING KILIMANJARO

Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro the route is also known as the coca cola route because it is widely considered to be the easiest route; this is not very accurate as its short time frame does not favor acclimatization.kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The highlight about the path is mainly its sleeping arrangement, where instead of tents climbers sleep in huts and the trail has gradual slope and direct path to the peak. The route is almost as scenic as other routes but since the ascent and descent is done on the same path, the other routes are more superior to it.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The route can be done in just five days but it is highly advised to take an extra day at horombo hut for acclimatization.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The trail approaches the mountain from south east, and only takes about 45 minutes to reach the gate from moshi town.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro If you are looking for more company while hiking to Mount Kilimanjaro then marangu should be on the top of your list as meals are served in open canteens, you will be sharing the canteen space with other trekkers so this can be an enjoyable experience.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro However if you are want privacy you may want to consider other routes.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro During rainy season marangu can be a run to route because of the accommodation style offered, the huts are more dry and comfortable compared to tents.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Tanzania Safari Radar offers both 5 and 6 days hike to the mountain using the marangu route. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

DAY 1 MOSHI - MARANGU GATE - MANDARA

Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Immediately after breakfast in your hotel, the driver will pick you up and make your first spot in the office for briefing and gear check.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro There after we will drive to marangu gate for about 45 minutes and officially commence our trek through beautiful tropical rain forest which will lead us to mandara hut. Along the way you may spot blue monkeys and colobus monkeys.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro, Elevation: 6,046ft - 8,858ft, Distance: 8 km/5 miles , Hiking Time: 4-5 hours, Habitat: Rain Forest Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

DAY 2 MANDARA HUT TO HOROMBO HUT

Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We proceed with our trek by departing from the hut early in the morning and hike through the forest until we reach the open moorlands. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Along the way we might get the first view of kibo and mawenzi peaks, you will also come across giant lobelias, and groundsels scattered though out the area.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Upon arrival at horombo hut dinner will be offered and rest for the night.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro, Elevation: 8,858ft to 12,205ft, Distance Covered: 11km, Hiking time: 6-8 hours, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

DAY 3 HOROMBO HUT TO KIBO HUT

Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We’ll begin our gradual climb to kibo hut and along the way we’ll pass through the saddle of Kilimanjaro which is between kibo and mawenzi.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro After reaching kibo dinner will be served early and prepare for the summit climb which will start at 02:00am Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro. Elevation: 12,205ft to 15,430ft, Altitude: 3,700 m to 4,700 m, Distance Covered: 10km, Time to be used: 6 - 8hrs, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner,Habitat: Alpine Desert Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

DAY 4 KIBO HUT TO SUMMIT THEN HOROMBO HUT

Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Around 2:00 am you will be woken up for an early hike to the summit.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Hot tea will be served with some snacks and a strenuous hike to the uhuru peak will begin. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We will trek on the steep and snowy trail up to Gilman’s point and keep heading to uhuru peak; the highest peak in Africa. After reaching the peak, take some pictures and savor your victory and after that start your descent. We’ll have lunch at kibo and after that head to horombo for dinner and a night rest.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro. The last part of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro can be a bit challenging so make sure you are well covered, as the weather will be very cold, pay attention to your guide and do not rush.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Kibo Hut to Uhuru Peak Elevation: 15,430ft -19,341ft, Distance: 6 km/4 miles, Hiking Time: 6-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic Uhuru Peak to Horombo Hut - Distance: 16 km/10 miles, Hiking Time: 4-5 hours, Habitat: Heath Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

DAY 5 HOROMBO HUT TO MARANGU GATE TO MOSHI

Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We’ll depart from horombo and start our descent through moorland to mandara hut.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Proceed descending through the lush green forest to marangu gate a vehicle will meet you and take you back to your hotel in moshi.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The lower parts of the mountain can be wet and slippery so trekking poles and gaiters will be helpful.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Elevation: 12,205ft to 6,046ft, Distance Covered: 18km down, Time to be used: 5 - 7hrs, Meals: Breakfast & Lunch, Habitat: Rain Forest Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

MOUNT KILIMANJARO CLIMBING INCLUDED PACKAGES
  • Entry Park Fees
  • Experienced Professional Tour guide
  • taxes
  • Gate transfer
  • Crew Wages
  • Cook and Porters
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner While on Mountain
  • Sanitizer
  • Airport pick-up & Drop up & Hotel (2-nights Hotel Before & after Mountain)
  • MOUNT KILIMANJARO CLIMBING EXCLUDED PACKAGES
  • Local and International flights
  • Tips to Guide, Cook and Porters
  • Mountain Climbing Gears
  • Medical insurance
  • Visa
  • 6/5 MARANGU DAYS CLIMBING KILIMANJARO

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro the route is also known as the coca cola route because it is widely considered to be the easiest route; this is not very accurate as its short time frame does not favor acclimatization.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The highlight about the path is mainly its sleeping arrangement, where instead of tents climbers sleep in huts and the trail has gradual slope and direct path to the peak.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The route is almost as scenic as other routes but since the ascent and descent is done on the same path, the other routes are more superior to it.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The route can be done in just five days but it is highly advised to take an extra day at horombo hut for acclimatization.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The trail approaches the mountain from south east, and only takes about 45 minutes to reach the gate from moshi town. If you are looking for more company while hiking to Mount Kilimanjaro then marangu should be on the top of your list as meals are served in open canteens, you will be sharing the canteen space with other trekkers so this can be an enjoyable experience.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro However if you are want privacy you may want to consider other routes. During rainy season marangu can be a run to route because of the accommodation style offered, the huts are more dry and comfortable compared to tents. Tanzania Safari Radar offers both 5 and 6 days hike to the mountain using the marangu route.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 1 MOSHI - MARANGU GATE - MANDARA
    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Immediately after breakfast in your hotel, the driver will pick you up and make your first spot in the office for briefing and gear check.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro,There after we will drive to marangu gate for about 45 minutes and officially commence our trek through beautiful tropical rain forest which will lead us to mandara hut.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro. Along the way you may spot blue monkeys and colobus monkeys. Elevation: 6,046ft - 8,858ft, Distance: 8 km/5 miles, Hiking Time: 4-5 hours, Habitat: Rain Forest Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 2 MANDARA HUT TO HOROMBO HUT

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We proceed with our trek by departing from the hut early in the morning and hike through the forest until we reach the open moorlands.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro. Along the way we might get the first view of kibo and mawenzi peaks, you will also come across giant lobelias, and groundsels scattered though out the area. Upon arrival at horombo hut dinner will be offered and rest for the night.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Elevation: 8,858ft to 12,205ft, Distance Covered: 11km, Hiking time: 6-8 hours, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 3 HOROMBO HUT – MAWENZI – BACK TO HOROMBO (Acclimatization Day)

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro This day is special for acclimatization, there will be an option of a short hike to mawenzi hut which will only take about 4 hours, and it is highly recommended for acclimatization.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro You will have an early rest and prepare for the next day schedule.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Elevation: 12,205ft to 14,400ft, Distance: 5 km/3 miles, Hiking Time: 2-3 hours, Habitat: Heath Mawenzi Ridge to Horombo Hut - Elevation: 14,400ft to 12,205ft, Distance: 5 km/3 miles, Hiking Time: 1-2 hours, Habitat: Heath Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 4 HOROMBO HUT TO KIBO HUT

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We’ll begin our gradual climb to kibo hut and along the way we’ll pass through the saddle of Kilimanjaro which is between kibo and mawenzi.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro After reaching kibo dinner will be served early and prepare for the summit climb which will start at 02:00am Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro, Elevation: 12,205ft to 15,430ft, Altitude: 3,700 m to 4,700 m, Distance Covered: 10km, Time to be used: 6 - 8hrs, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner, Habitat: Alpine Desert Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 5 KIBO HUT TO SUMMIT THEN HOROMBO HUT

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Around 2:00 am you will be woken up for an early hike to the summit. Hot tea will be served with some snacks and a strenuous hike to the uhuru peak will begin. We will trek on the steep and snowy trail up to Gilman’s point and keep heading to uhuru peak; the highest peak in Africa.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro After reaching the peak, take some pictures and savor your victory and after that start your descent.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We’ll have lunch at kibo and after that head to horombo for dinner and a night rest.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The last part of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro can be a bit challenging so make sure you are well covered, as the weather will be very cold, pay attention to your guide and do not rush.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Kibo Hut to Uhuru Peak - Elevation: 15,430ft -19,341ft, Distance: 6 km/4 miles, Hiking Time: 6-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic Uhuru Peak to Horombo Hut Elevation: 19,341ft - 12,250ft, Distance: 16 km/10 miles, Hiking Time: 4-5 hours, Habitat: Heath Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 6 HOROMBO HUT TO MARANGU GATE TO MOSHI

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We’ll depart from horombo and start our descent through moorland to mandara hut. Proceed descending through the lush green forest to marangu gate a vehicle will meet you and take you back to your hotel in moshi.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The lower parts of the mountain can be wet and slippery so trekking poles and gaiters will be helpful.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Elevation: 12,205ft to 6,046ft, Distance Covered: 18km down, Habitat: Rain Forest, Time to be used: 5 - 7hrs,Meals: Breakfast & LunchKilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    MOUNT KILIMANJARO CLIMBING INCLUDED PACKAGES
  • Entry Park Fees
  • Experienced Professional Tour guide
  • taxes
  • Gate transfer
  • Crew Wages
  • Cook and Porters
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner While on Mountain
  • Sanitizer
  • Airport pick-up & Drop up & Hotel (2-nights Hotel Before & after Mountain)
  • MOUNT KILIMANJARO CLIMBING EXCLUDED PACKAGES
  • Local and International flights
  • Tips to Guide, Cook and Porters
  • Mountain Climbing Gears
  • Medical insurance
  • Visa
  • Marangu 6 days

    6 Days - 7 Nights
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    Day 1
    MARANGU GATE- MANDARA HUT | 6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro Climbing

    6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro ClimbingElevation (ft): 6,046 ft to 8,858 ft
    Distance: 8 km
    Hiking Time: 4-5 hours
    Habitat: Rain Forest

    We depart Moshi for Marangu Gate for the necessary formalities before beginning our trek 6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro Climbing. The hiking trail begins by ascending a beautiful, tropical rain forest. At the upper edge of the forest line, we have the opportunity to see blue monkeys. The trail then widens to expose beautiful hillsides until we reach Mandara Hut. .

    Day 2
    MANDARA HUT – HOROMBO HUT 6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro Climbing

    6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro ClimbingElevation (ft): 8,858 ft to 12,205 ft
    Distance: 12 km
    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours Hiking Time: 6-8 hours
    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours Habitat: Heath
    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours
    We start the day continuing through the forest until the trail opens into high moorland. We may get our first views of Kibo and Mawenzi peaks – two of the three volcanic peaks that make up the summit of Kilimanjaro.

    Day 3
    HOROMBO HUT TO MAWENZI RIDGE | 6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro Climbing

    6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro ClimbingElevation (ft): 12,205 ft to 14,400 ft
    Distance: 5 km
    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours Hiking Time: 2-3 hours
    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours 6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Habitat: Heath
    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours Mawenzi Ridge to Horombo Hut
    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours Elevation (ft): 14,400 ft to 12,205
    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours Distance: 5 km
    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours 6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Hiking Time: 1-2 hours
    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours Habitat: Heath
    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours

    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours This is an extra day meant for acclimatization and can be spent day hiking on Mawenzi Ridge. The unique landscape offers motivating views of Kibo and Mawenzi. After spending a few moments exploring the area we head back to Horombo Hut.

    Day 4
    HOROMBO HUT TO KIBO HUT | 6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro Climbing

    Elevation (ft): 12,205 ft to 15,430 ft
    Distance: 10 km
    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours Hiking Time: 6-8 hours
    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours 6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Habitat: Alpine Desert
    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours 6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro Climbing
    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours We climb gradually, then cross the lunar desert of the “Saddle” between Mawenzi and Kibo. Our camp, Kibo Hut, sits at the bottom of the Kibo crater wall. Once here we rest, enjoy an early dinner to prepare for the summit day.

    Day 5
    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours KIBO HUT TO UHURU PEAK | 6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro Climbing

    Elevation (ft): 15,430 ft to 19,341 ft

    Day 5
    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours Distance: 6 km
    6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro Climbing

    Day 5
    Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours Hiking Time: 6-8 hours
    Habitat: Arctic
    6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Uhuru Peak to Horombo Hut
    Elevation (ft): 19,341 ft to 12,250 ft
    Distance: 16 km
    Hiking Time: 4-5 hours
    6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Habitat: Heath

    Very early in the morning (around midnight), we begin our push to the summit. This is the most mentally and physically challenging portion of the trek. The wind and cold at this elevation and time of day can be extreme. We ascend in the darkness for several hours while taking frequent, but short, breaks. At Gilman’s point (18,600 ft), you will be rewarded with the most magnificent sunrise you are ever likely to see coming over Mawenzi Peak. Finally, we arrive at Uhuru Peak- the highest point on Mount Kilimanjaro and the continent of Africa. After spending a few moments taking in the plains of Africa and your accomplishment, we descend to Horombo Hut. Later in the evening, we enjoy our last dinner on the mountain and a well-earned sleep.

    Day 6
    HOROMBO HUT TO MARANGU GATE | 6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro Climbing

    Elevation (ft): 12,205 ft to 6,046 ft
    Distance: 20 km
    Hiking Time: 5-7 hours
    6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Habitat: Rain Forest

    6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro Climbing On our last day, we have a long trek mostly downhill through the tropical rainforest. Once at the park headquarters at Marangu gate, we collect our summit certificates.6 Days Marangu Coca cola Route Kilimanjaro Climbing. A vehicle will meet us here and drive us to the hotel in Moshi.

    Machame 6 days

    6 Days - 5 Nights
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    6/5 MACHAME DAYS CLIMBING KILIMANJARO

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator in Moshi About machame route Machame route is considered the most popular path and also famously known as the whiskey route. The route can be hiking packages local tour operator finished in a minimum of six days but it is recommended to be done in seven days for better hiking packages local tour operator altitude acclimatization. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Compared to marangu route which is also popularly known as coca –cola route hiking packages local tour operator the machame path can be bit challenging and its best for hikers who are more adventurous and have high altitude experience and a good hiking record. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Regard less of that with the right mindset, hiking packages local tour operator preparation and a good team; summit can be reached with just about anybody. The path is easy to hiking packages local tour operator access from the town of Moshi, and almost 50% of all climbers prefer the route. Each day on the path presents hiking packages local tour operator different eco system to experience which is one of the main reasons it is so popular. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator The hike begins in the Kilimanjaro fertile montane rainforest. The place receives much precipitation, hiking packages local tour operator so trekking poles will be needed as the trail is usually slippery. The path keeps heading towards shira plateau, then climbs to the volcanic plug, lava tower and thereafter dropping and circling below the south ice field. hiking packages local tour operator The circular path from Barranco to Karanga to Barafu is also known as the Southern circuit. hiking packages local tour operator The challenging approach to the summit is done from east going through endless switchbacks until the stell point, hiking packages local tour operator and finally a flat path to Uhuru Peak. Descent is made via mweka trail. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 1 Moshi - Machame Gate - Machame Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator You will begin your drive from Moshi to machame gate; the drive will only take about 50 minutes. hiking packages local tour operator The journey will take you through the beautiful village of machame located on the lower slopes of the mountain. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After arrival at the gate you will proceed to the rain forest on a winding trail up a ridge. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The path might be muddy and slippery so it is advised that you use gaiters and trekking poles. hiking packages local tour operator Distance covered: 10.6km, Hiking time: 6 hours, Meals: Lunch and Dinner, hiking packages local tour operator Elevation: 5,380ft -9,350ft Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 2 Machame Camp to Shira Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Depart from glades of rain hiking packages local tour operator forest and proceed on an ascending path, crossing the little valley trekking along a step rocky ridge, hiking packages local tour operator covered with heather till the ridge ends. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator The route will now diverge to west onto a river gorge. You will have your dinner and overnight rest at shira campsite. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Elevation (ft): 9,400ft to 12,500ft, Distance Covered: 5.4km, Time to be used: 4-6 hours, hiking packages local tour operator Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 3 Shira Camp to Lava Tower to Barranco Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After breakfast we will hiking packages local tour operator leave the shira plateau and proceeding eastwards up a ridge, passing the intersection towards the peak of kibo. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro As we keep moving, our direction changes to the south east towards lava tower. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Immediately after the tower we reach the hiking packages local tour operator second intersection which leads us to the arrow glacier at an altitude of 16,000ft. We then head down hiking packages local tour operator the barranco hut at an altitude of 13,000ft. We will retire here and spend overnight. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The day ends up at almost the same elevation as when we started which is best for acclimatization. hiking packages local tour operator Elevation (ft): 12,500ft to 13,000ft, Distance Covered: 10.8km, Time to be used: 8 - 10hrs, hiking packages local tour operatorMeals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 4 BARRANCO CAMP- KARANGA CAMP -BARAFU CAMP

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Prompt departure from barranco hiking packages local tour operator camp to begin your summit to barranco wall which will only take about an hour, at the top hiking packages local tour operator the view of heim glacier is spectacular and you will be above clouds, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator We then proceed to barafu hut. This will be the completion of southern route which offers a spectacular view of the summit from different angles. hiking packages local tour operator Here we will rest and enjoy a tasteful early dinner as we prepare hiking packages local tour operator for the summit on the next day. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The two peaks of kibo and mawenzi are clearly visible here. hiking packages local tour operator Elevation (ft): 13,000ft to 15,000f, Distance: 9km, Hiking Time: 8-10 hours, hiking packages local tour operator Habitat: Alpine Desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 5 BARAFU CAMP (15,331ft) -UHURU PEAK (19,341ft) - MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft).

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro On this day we will push our hiking packages local tour operator way to the summit our trek will begin around midnight, this can a bit more physically and mentally hiking packages local tour operator challenging compared to the other parts of the trek. After reaching Stella Point (18,600ft), we will take a hiking packages local tour operator short rest and will be rewarded with the most magnificent sunrise you are ever likely to see (weather permitting). hiking packages local tour operator From Stella Point, snow may be encountered all the way on our 1-hour ascent to the summit. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Your time at Uhuru Peak, the highest point in Africa will be brief. v Take as many pictures as you want, enjoy your accomplishment and then start heading back to Stella Point. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator From the summit, we will immediately start our descent straight down to the Mweka Hut camp site, hiking packages local tour operator stopping at Barafu for lunch. . The trail is rocky and can be quite hard on the knees; trekking poles hiking packages local tour operator are useful. Mweka Camp is situated in the upper forest and mist or rain can be expected hiking packages local tour operator in the late afternoon. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We will later enjoy our last dinner on the hiking packages local tour operator mountain and take a well-earned rest. Distance: 5 km, Hiking Time: 7-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 6 MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft) -MOSHI

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Following a well-earned breakfast, hiking packages local tour operator we will have a celebration with all the team and afterwards will have a three hours walk to mweka gate. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Upon arrival at the gate you will receive hiking packages local tour operator your gold certificate for reaching the summit and there after head to mweka village where we will meet our driver hiking packages local tour operator who will take you back to your hotel for a long rest. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Distance Covered: 9.1km, Time to be used: 3hrs. hiking packages local tour operator Meals: Breakfast & Lunch Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    MOUNT KILIMANJARO CLIMBING INCLUDED PACKAGES
  • Entry Park Fees
  • Experienced Professional Tour guide
  • taxes
  • Gate transfer
  • Crew Wages
  • Cook and Porters
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner While on Mountain
  • Sanitizer
  • Airport pick-up & Drop up & Hotel (2-nights Hotel Before & after Mountain)
  • MOUNT KILIMANJARO CLIMBING EXCLUDED PACKAGES
  • Local and International flights
  • Tips to Guide, Cook and Porters
  • Mountain Climbing Gears
  • Medical insurance
  • Visa
  • 7/6 MACHAME DAYS CLIMBING KILIMANJARO

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Machame route is hiking packages local tour operator considered the most popular path and also famously known as the whiskey route.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator The route can be finished in a minimum of six days but it is recommended to be done in seven days for hiking packages local tour operator better altitude acclimatization.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Compared to hiking packages local tour operator marangu route which is also popularly known as coca –cola route the machame path can be bit challenging and hiking packages local tour operator its best for hikers who are more adventurous and have high altitude experience and a good hiking record. hiking packages local tour operator Regard less of that with the right mindset, preparation and a good team; summit can be reached with just about anybody. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The path is easy to access from the town of moshi, hiking packages local tour operator and almost 50% of all climbers prefer the route. Each day on the path presents different eco system to hiking packages local tour operator experience which is one of the main reasons it is so popular.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator The hike begins in the Kilimanjaro fertile montane rainforest. The place receives much precipitation, hiking packages local tour operator so trekking poles will be needed as the trail is usually slippery.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator The path keeps heading towards shira plateau, then climbs to the volcanic plug, lava tower and thereafter hiking packages local tour operator dropping and circling below the south icefield. The circular path from Barranco to Karanga to Barafu is hiking packages local tour operator also known as the Southern circuit.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The challenging approach to hiking packages local tour operator the summit is done from east going through endless switchbacks until the stell point, and finally a hiking packages local tour operator flat path to Uhuru Peak. Descent is made via mweka trail.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 1 Moshi - Machame Gate - Machame Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro You will begin your drive from hiking packages local tour operator moshi to machame gate; the drive will only take about 50 minutes.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator The journey will take you through the beautiful village of machame located on the lower slopes of the mountain. hiking packages local tour operator advised that you use gaiters and trekking poles.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator Distance covered: 10.6km, Hiking time: 6 hours, Meals: Lunch and Dinner, Elevation: 5,380ft -9,350ft Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator

    DAY 2 Machame Camp to Shira Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After arrival at the gate hiking packages local tour operator you will proceed to the rain forest on a winding trail up a ridge.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The path might hiking packages local tour operator be muddy and slippery so it is, Depart from glades of rain forest and proceed on an ascending path, hiking packages local tour operator crossing the little valley trekking along a step rocky ridge, covered with heather till the ridge ends. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The route will now diverge to west onto a river gorge. You will have your dinner and overnight rest at shira campsite. Elevation (ft): 9,40, Time to be used: 4-6 hours, Meals: Breakfast, hiking packages local tour operator Lunch & 0ft to 12,500ft, Distance Covered: 5.4kmDinner Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 3 Shira Camp to Lava Tower to Barranco Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After breakfast we will hiking packages local tour operator leave the shira plateau and proceeding eastwards up a ridge, passing the intersection towards the peak of kibo. hiking packages local tour operator As we keep moving, our direction changes to the south east towards lava tower.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator Immediately after the tower we reach the second intersection which leads us to the arrow hiking packages local tour operator glacier at an altitude of 16,000ft. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We then head down hiking packages local tour operator the barranco hut at an altitude of 13,000ft. We will retire here and spend overnight. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The day ends up at almost the same elevation as when we started which is best for acclimatization. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Elevation (ft): 12,500ft to 13,000ft, Distance Covered: 10.8km, hiking packages local tour operator Time to be used: 8 - 10hrs, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 4 Barranco Camp - Karanga Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We start this day by descending hiking packages local tour operator to the base of the intimidating barranco wall.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator Afterwards we hike the non – technical yet steep cliff. From the top of barranco we go across a sequence of hill and hiking packages local tour operator valleys until we descend into karanga valley.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The day is short to improve hiking packages local tour operator acclimatization. Elevation: 13,044ft – 13, 106ft, Distance: 5km, Hiking time: 4 -5 hours, hiking packages local tour operator Habitat: alpine desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 5 Karanga Camp- Barafu Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We depart from karanga and reach the hiking packages local tour operator intersection which connects with mweka trail. We then proceed to barafu hut.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator This will be the completion of southern route which offers a spectacular view of thehiking packages local tour operator summit from different angles.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator Here we will rest and enjoy a tasteful early dinner as we prepare for the summit on the next day.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator The two peaks of kibo and mawenzi are clearly visible here. Elevation: 13,106ft -15,331ft, hiking packages local tour operator Distance: 4km, Hiking time: 4 – 5 hours, Habitat: alpine desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator

    DAY 6 BARAFU CAMP (15,331ft) -UHURU PEAK (19,341ft)- MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft).

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro On this day we will push our hiking packages local tour operator way to the summit our trek will begin around midnight, this can a bit more physically and mentally challenging hiking packages local tour operator compared to the other parts of the trek.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After reaching Stella hiking packages local tour operator Point (18,600ft), we will take a short rest and will be rewarded with the most magnificent sunrise you are ever hiking packages local tour operator likely to see (weather permitting). From Stella Point, snow may be encountered all the way on hiking packages local tour operator our 1-hour ascent to the summit.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Your time at Uhuru Peak, the hiking packages local tour operator highest point in Africa will be brief. Take as many pictures as you want, enjoy your accomplishment and then start heading back to Stella Point. From the summit, we will immediately start our descent straight down to the Mweka Hut camp site, stopping at Barafu for lunch.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The trail is rocky and can be quite hard on the knees; trekking poles are useful. Mweka Camp is situated in the upper forest and mist or rain can be expected in the late afternoon.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We will later enjoy our last dinner on the mountain and take a well-earned rest. Distance: 5 km, Hiking Time: 7-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 7 MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft) -MOSHI

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Following a well-earned breakfast, we will have a celebration with all the team and afterwards will have a three hours walk to mweka gate. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro upon arrival at the gate you will receive your gold certificate for reaching the summit and there after head to mweka village where we will meet our driver who will take you back to your hotel for a long rest.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Distance Covered: 9.1km, Time to be used: 3hrs, Meals: Breakfast & Lunch Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

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  • Machame 7 days

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    6/5 MACHAME DAYS CLIMBING KILIMANJARO

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator in Moshi About machame route Machame route is considered the most popular path and also famously known as the whiskey route. The route can be hiking packages local tour operator finished in a minimum of six days but it is recommended to be done in seven days for better hiking packages local tour operator altitude acclimatization. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Compared to marangu route which is also popularly known as coca –cola route hiking packages local tour operator the machame path can be bit challenging and its best for hikers who are more adventurous and have high altitude experience and a good hiking record. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Regard less of that with the right mindset, hiking packages local tour operator preparation and a good team; summit can be reached with just about anybody. The path is easy to hiking packages local tour operator access from the town of Moshi, and almost 50% of all climbers prefer the route. Each day on the path presents hiking packages local tour operator different eco system to experience which is one of the main reasons it is so popular. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator The hike begins in the Kilimanjaro fertile montane rainforest. The place receives much precipitation, hiking packages local tour operator so trekking poles will be needed as the trail is usually slippery. The path keeps heading towards shira plateau, then climbs to the volcanic plug, lava tower and thereafter dropping and circling below the south ice field. hiking packages local tour operator The circular path from Barranco to Karanga to Barafu is also known as the Southern circuit. hiking packages local tour operator The challenging approach to the summit is done from east going through endless switchbacks until the stell point, hiking packages local tour operator and finally a flat path to Uhuru Peak. Descent is made via mweka trail. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 1 Moshi - Machame Gate - Machame Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator You will begin your drive from Moshi to machame gate; the drive will only take about 50 minutes. hiking packages local tour operator The journey will take you through the beautiful village of machame located on the lower slopes of the mountain. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After arrival at the gate you will proceed to the rain forest on a winding trail up a ridge. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The path might be muddy and slippery so it is advised that you use gaiters and trekking poles. hiking packages local tour operator Distance covered: 10.6km, Hiking time: 6 hours, Meals: Lunch and Dinner, hiking packages local tour operator Elevation: 5,380ft -9,350ft Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 2 Machame Camp to Shira Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Depart from glades of rain hiking packages local tour operator forest and proceed on an ascending path, crossing the little valley trekking along a step rocky ridge, hiking packages local tour operator covered with heather till the ridge ends. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator The route will now diverge to west onto a river gorge. You will have your dinner and overnight rest at shira campsite. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Elevation (ft): 9,400ft to 12,500ft, Distance Covered: 5.4km, Time to be used: 4-6 hours, hiking packages local tour operator Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 3 Shira Camp to Lava Tower to Barranco Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After breakfast we will hiking packages local tour operator leave the shira plateau and proceeding eastwards up a ridge, passing the intersection towards the peak of kibo. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro As we keep moving, our direction changes to the south east towards lava tower. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Immediately after the tower we reach the hiking packages local tour operator second intersection which leads us to the arrow glacier at an altitude of 16,000ft. We then head down hiking packages local tour operator the barranco hut at an altitude of 13,000ft. We will retire here and spend overnight. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The day ends up at almost the same elevation as when we started which is best for acclimatization. hiking packages local tour operator Elevation (ft): 12,500ft to 13,000ft, Distance Covered: 10.8km, Time to be used: 8 - 10hrs, hiking packages local tour operatorMeals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 4 BARRANCO CAMP- KARANGA CAMP -BARAFU CAMP

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Prompt departure from barranco hiking packages local tour operator camp to begin your summit to barranco wall which will only take about an hour, at the top hiking packages local tour operator the view of heim glacier is spectacular and you will be above clouds, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator We then proceed to barafu hut. This will be the completion of southern route which offers a spectacular view of the summit from different angles. hiking packages local tour operator Here we will rest and enjoy a tasteful early dinner as we prepare hiking packages local tour operator for the summit on the next day. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The two peaks of kibo and mawenzi are clearly visible here. hiking packages local tour operator Elevation (ft): 13,000ft to 15,000f, Distance: 9km, Hiking Time: 8-10 hours, hiking packages local tour operator Habitat: Alpine Desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 5 BARAFU CAMP (15,331ft) -UHURU PEAK (19,341ft) - MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft).

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro On this day we will push our hiking packages local tour operator way to the summit our trek will begin around midnight, this can a bit more physically and mentally hiking packages local tour operator challenging compared to the other parts of the trek. After reaching Stella Point (18,600ft), we will take a hiking packages local tour operator short rest and will be rewarded with the most magnificent sunrise you are ever likely to see (weather permitting). hiking packages local tour operator From Stella Point, snow may be encountered all the way on our 1-hour ascent to the summit. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Your time at Uhuru Peak, the highest point in Africa will be brief. v Take as many pictures as you want, enjoy your accomplishment and then start heading back to Stella Point. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator From the summit, we will immediately start our descent straight down to the Mweka Hut camp site, hiking packages local tour operator stopping at Barafu for lunch. . The trail is rocky and can be quite hard on the knees; trekking poles hiking packages local tour operator are useful. Mweka Camp is situated in the upper forest and mist or rain can be expected hiking packages local tour operator in the late afternoon. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We will later enjoy our last dinner on the hiking packages local tour operator mountain and take a well-earned rest. Distance: 5 km, Hiking Time: 7-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 6 MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft) -MOSHI

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Following a well-earned breakfast, hiking packages local tour operator we will have a celebration with all the team and afterwards will have a three hours walk to mweka gate. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Upon arrival at the gate you will receive hiking packages local tour operator your gold certificate for reaching the summit and there after head to mweka village where we will meet our driver hiking packages local tour operator who will take you back to your hotel for a long rest. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Distance Covered: 9.1km, Time to be used: 3hrs. hiking packages local tour operator Meals: Breakfast & Lunch Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

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  • 7/6 MACHAME DAYS CLIMBING KILIMANJARO

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Machame route is hiking packages local tour operator considered the most popular path and also famously known as the whiskey route.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator The route can be finished in a minimum of six days but it is recommended to be done in seven days for hiking packages local tour operator better altitude acclimatization.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Compared to hiking packages local tour operator marangu route which is also popularly known as coca –cola route the machame path can be bit challenging and hiking packages local tour operator its best for hikers who are more adventurous and have high altitude experience and a good hiking record. hiking packages local tour operator Regard less of that with the right mindset, preparation and a good team; summit can be reached with just about anybody. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The path is easy to access from the town of moshi, hiking packages local tour operator and almost 50% of all climbers prefer the route. Each day on the path presents different eco system to hiking packages local tour operator experience which is one of the main reasons it is so popular.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator The hike begins in the Kilimanjaro fertile montane rainforest. The place receives much precipitation, hiking packages local tour operator so trekking poles will be needed as the trail is usually slippery.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator The path keeps heading towards shira plateau, then climbs to the volcanic plug, lava tower and thereafter hiking packages local tour operator dropping and circling below the south icefield. The circular path from Barranco to Karanga to Barafu is hiking packages local tour operator also known as the Southern circuit.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The challenging approach to hiking packages local tour operator the summit is done from east going through endless switchbacks until the stell point, and finally a hiking packages local tour operator flat path to Uhuru Peak. Descent is made via mweka trail.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 1 Moshi - Machame Gate - Machame Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro You will begin your drive from hiking packages local tour operator moshi to machame gate; the drive will only take about 50 minutes.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator The journey will take you through the beautiful village of machame located on the lower slopes of the mountain. hiking packages local tour operator advised that you use gaiters and trekking poles.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator Distance covered: 10.6km, Hiking time: 6 hours, Meals: Lunch and Dinner, Elevation: 5,380ft -9,350ft Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator

    DAY 2 Machame Camp to Shira Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After arrival at the gate hiking packages local tour operator you will proceed to the rain forest on a winding trail up a ridge.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The path might hiking packages local tour operator be muddy and slippery so it is, Depart from glades of rain forest and proceed on an ascending path, hiking packages local tour operator crossing the little valley trekking along a step rocky ridge, covered with heather till the ridge ends. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The route will now diverge to west onto a river gorge. You will have your dinner and overnight rest at shira campsite. Elevation (ft): 9,40, Time to be used: 4-6 hours, Meals: Breakfast, hiking packages local tour operator Lunch & 0ft to 12,500ft, Distance Covered: 5.4kmDinner Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 3 Shira Camp to Lava Tower to Barranco Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After breakfast we will hiking packages local tour operator leave the shira plateau and proceeding eastwards up a ridge, passing the intersection towards the peak of kibo. hiking packages local tour operator As we keep moving, our direction changes to the south east towards lava tower.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator Immediately after the tower we reach the second intersection which leads us to the arrow hiking packages local tour operator glacier at an altitude of 16,000ft. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We then head down hiking packages local tour operator the barranco hut at an altitude of 13,000ft. We will retire here and spend overnight. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The day ends up at almost the same elevation as when we started which is best for acclimatization. hiking packages local tour operator Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Elevation (ft): 12,500ft to 13,000ft, Distance Covered: 10.8km, hiking packages local tour operator Time to be used: 8 - 10hrs, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 4 Barranco Camp - Karanga Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We start this day by descending hiking packages local tour operator to the base of the intimidating barranco wall.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator Afterwards we hike the non – technical yet steep cliff. From the top of barranco we go across a sequence of hill and hiking packages local tour operator valleys until we descend into karanga valley.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The day is short to improve hiking packages local tour operator acclimatization. Elevation: 13,044ft – 13, 106ft, Distance: 5km, Hiking time: 4 -5 hours, hiking packages local tour operator Habitat: alpine desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 5 Karanga Camp- Barafu Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We depart from karanga and reach the hiking packages local tour operator intersection which connects with mweka trail. We then proceed to barafu hut.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator This will be the completion of southern route which offers a spectacular view of thehiking packages local tour operator summit from different angles.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator Here we will rest and enjoy a tasteful early dinner as we prepare for the summit on the next day.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator The two peaks of kibo and mawenzi are clearly visible here. Elevation: 13,106ft -15,331ft, hiking packages local tour operator Distance: 4km, Hiking time: 4 – 5 hours, Habitat: alpine desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro hiking packages local tour operator

    DAY 6 BARAFU CAMP (15,331ft) -UHURU PEAK (19,341ft)- MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft).

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro On this day we will push our hiking packages local tour operator way to the summit our trek will begin around midnight, this can a bit more physically and mentally challenging hiking packages local tour operator compared to the other parts of the trek.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After reaching Stella hiking packages local tour operator Point (18,600ft), we will take a short rest and will be rewarded with the most magnificent sunrise you are ever hiking packages local tour operator likely to see (weather permitting). From Stella Point, snow may be encountered all the way on hiking packages local tour operator our 1-hour ascent to the summit.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Your time at Uhuru Peak, the hiking packages local tour operator highest point in Africa will be brief. Take as many pictures as you want, enjoy your accomplishment and then start heading back to Stella Point. From the summit, we will immediately start our descent straight down to the Mweka Hut camp site, stopping at Barafu for lunch.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The trail is rocky and can be quite hard on the knees; trekking poles are useful. Mweka Camp is situated in the upper forest and mist or rain can be expected in the late afternoon.Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We will later enjoy our last dinner on the mountain and take a well-earned rest. Distance: 5 km, Hiking Time: 7-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 7 MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft) -MOSHI

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Following a well-earned breakfast, we will have a celebration with all the team and afterwards will have a three hours walk to mweka gate. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro upon arrival at the gate you will receive your gold certificate for reaching the summit and there after head to mweka village where we will meet our driver who will take you back to your hotel for a long rest.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Distance Covered: 9.1km, Time to be used: 3hrs, Meals: Breakfast & Lunch Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

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  • Lemosho 7 days

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    6/5 lemosho route days kilimanjaro climbing

    about lemosho route, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Lemosho route is considered the most beautiful trail to the roof of Africa, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we highly recommend it too because of its dazzling landscape and the high success rate, and most of our clients prefer this route also, hence making it one of our top choices when it comes to climb the mountain. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro he hike commences in the londorosi gate just 3 hours away from Moshi town, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro the trek will take you through five different climates from cultivation zone, to arctic zone at the peak. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The route is thoughtfully designed in a way to improve acclimatization for climbers. Lemosho route can be tackled in six days; however it is advised to be done in at least 7 – 9 days for a better altitude acclimatization schedule. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro opting to climb the mountain in more than eight days increases your chance of reaching the top up to 90%. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro after passing though the cultivation zone, lemosho route continue in fertile forest, heads up to shira plateau; the Kilimanjaro third peak before it collapsed. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro then the route proceed to moir hut which is a best place for acclimatization due to short hike that can be done in the nearby lent hills, there after we will hike over lava tower before dropping into barranco valley. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We will trek along the intimidating barranco wall and then circle along the southern circuit to karanga and high barafu hut. Summit will be done from the barafu camp and descent will follow the mweka trail. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 1: Moshi to Londorossi gate (7,800ft) – Mti Mkubwa (big tree) camp (9,500ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Departure will commence from Moshi as we head to londorossi gate for registration, the drive will only take about 4 hours, and from there we will drive to lemosho trailhead. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Lunch will be offered on arrival and then will proceed through the lush, green forest which leads to the first camp. Distance: 6 km, Hiking time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: rain forest Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 2: Mti Mkubwa Camp (2750m) – Shira 2 Camp (3840m)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Depart from your camp after an early breakfast and begin your ascent into the heather moorland zone. We will come across a good number of streams and trek on a plateau that leads to shira 2 campsite (3840m). Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The site is located near a stream and offers an incredible view of the western breach and its glaciers in the east. Your tents will be put up before your arrival by your crew. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After arrival relaxes and enjoy evening snacks and a tasty drive. Beware the temperature here can be freezing. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro elevation: 2750m – 3840m, Habitat: Moorland, Time to be used: 6 - 7 hours, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 3 Shira (3840m) – Lava Tower (4630m) – Barranco Camp (3950m)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After an early morning breakfast you will depart from shira 2 camp and enter the desert and rocky landscape. You will reach lava tower after a five hour long walk. Enjoy lunch at the tower and opt to hike the enormous lava tower if the weather permits. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro you may feel some discomfort due to the high altitude. After having lunch you will descend from the tower to barranco campsite. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The descent will only take 2 hours and upon arrival you will spot the famous barranco wall which will be hiked the next day. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro, elevation: 3840m – 4630m, Habitat: Semi Desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Distance Covered: 15 km, Time to be used: 7 - 8hrs, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 4: Barranco Camp – Karanga Camp – Barafu Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro prompt departure from barranco camp to begin your summit to barranco wall which will only take about an hour, at the top the view of helm glacier is spectacular and you will be above clouds, we then proceed to barafu hut. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro this will be the completion of southern route which offers a spectacular view of the summit from different angles. Here we will rest and enjoy a tasteful early dinner as we prepare for the summit on the next day. The two peaks of kibo and mawenzi are clearly visible here. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro elevation (ft): 13,000ft to 1500(ft), Distance: 9km, Hiking Time: 8-10 hour, Habitat: Alpine Desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 5: Barafu Camp (15,331ft) – Uhuru Peak (19,341ft) – Mweka Camp (10,065ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro on this day we will push our way to the summit our trek will begin around midnight, this can a bit more physically and mentally challenging compared to the other parts of the trek. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After reaching Stella Point (18,600ft), we will take a short rest and will be rewarded with the most magnificent sunrise you are ever likely to see (weather permitting). From Stella Point, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro snow may be encountered all the way on our 1-hour ascent to the summit. Your time at Uhuru Peak, the highest point in Africa will be brief. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Take as many pictures as you want enjoy your accomplishment and then start heading back to Stella Point. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro from the summit, we will immediately start our descent straight down to the Mweka Hut camp site, stopping at Barafu for lunch. . Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The trail is rocky and can be quite hard on the knees; trekking poles are useful. Mweka Camp is situated in the upper forest and mist or rain can be expected in the late afternoon. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We will later enjoy our last dinner on the mountain and take a well-earned rest. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Distance: 5 km , Hiking Time: 7-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 6 Mweka Camp (10,065ft) - Moshi

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro following a well-earned breakfast, we will have a celebration with all the team and afterwards will have a three hours walk to mweka gate. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Upon arrival at the gate you will receive your gold certificate for reaching the summit and there after head to mweka village where we will meet our driver who will take you back to your hotel for a long rest. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro. Distance Covered: 9.1km, Time to be used: 3hrs, Meals: Breakfast & Lunch Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

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  • taxes
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  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner While on Mountain
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  • 7/6 LEMOSHO ROUTE DAYS KILIMANJARO CLIMBING

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro about lemosho route Lemosho route is considered the most beautiful trail to the roof of Africa, we highly recommend it too because of its dazzling landscape and the high success rate, and most of our clients prefer this route also, hence making it one of our top choices when it comes to climb Mount Kilimanjaro. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro the hike commences in the londorosi gate just 3 hours away from Moshi town, the trek will take you through five different climates from cultivation zone, to arctic zone at the peak. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro. The route is thoughtfully designed in a way to improve acclimatization for climbers. Lemosho route can be tackled in six days, however it is advised to be done in at least 7 – 9 days for a better altitude acclimatization schedule. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Opting to climb the mountain in more than eight days increases your chance of reaching the top up to 90% .After passing though the cultivation zone, lemosho route continue in fertile forest, heads up to shira plateau; the Kilimanjaro third peak before it collapsed. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Then the route proceed to moir hut which is a best place for acclimatization due to short hike that can be done in the nearby lent hills, there after we will hike over lava tower before dropping into barranco valley. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We will trek along the intimidating barranco wall and then circle along the southern circuit to karanga and high barafu hut. Summit will be done from the barafu camp and descent will follow the mweka trail < Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 1 Moshi – Londorossi Gate (7,800ft) – Mti Mkubwa (Big Tree) Camp (9,500ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Departure will commence from Moshi as we head to londorossi gate for registration, the drive will only take about 4 hours, and from there we will drive to lemosho trailhead. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Lunch will be offered on arrival and then will proceed through the lush, green forest which leads to the first camp elevation: 7,800ft- 9,500ft, Distance: 6 km, Hiking time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: rain forest Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 2 Mti Mkubwa Camp (2750m) – Shira 2 Camp (3840m)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Depart from your camp after an early breakfast and begin your ascent into the heather moorland zone. We will come across a good number of streams and trek on a plateau that leads to shira 2 campsites (3840m). Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The site is located near a stream and offers an incredible view of the western breach and its glaciers in the east. Your tents will be put up before your arrival by your crew. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After arrival relax and enjoy evening snacks and a tasty drive. Beware the temperature here can be freezing. Elevation: 2750m – 3840m, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Habitat: Moorland, Time to be used: 6 - 7 hours, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 3 Shira (3840m) – Lava Tower (4630m) – Barranco Camp (3950m)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After an early morning breakfast you will depart from shira 2 camps and enter the desert and rocky landscape. You will reach lava tower after a five hour long walk. Enjoy lunch at the tower and opt to hike the enormous lava tower if the weather permits. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro You may feel some discomfort due to the high altitude. After having lunch you will descend from the tower to barranco campsite. The descent will only take 2 hours and upon arrival you will spot the famous barranco wall which will be hiked the next day. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Elevation: 3840m – 4630m, Habitat: Semi Desert, Distance Covered: 15 km, Time to be used: 7 - 8hrs, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 4 Barranco Camp (13,044 ft) - Karanga Camp (13,106 ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Prompt departure from barranco camp to begin your summit to barranco wall which will only take about an hour, at the top the view of heim glacier is spectacular and you will be above clouds, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro thereafter will head to karanga valley campsite where dinner will be offered. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Elevation: 13,044ft – 13, 106ft, Habitat: Alpine Desert, Distance Covered: 5.5 km, Time to be used: 5hrs, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 5 Karanga Camp(13,106ft) - Barafu Camp(15,331ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we depart from karanga and reach the intersectionwhich connects with mweka trail. We then proceed to barafu hut. This will be thecompletion of southern route which offers a spectacular view of the summit from different angles. Here we will rest and enjoy a tasteful early dinner as Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we prepare for the summit on the next day. The two peaks of kibo and mawenzi are clear Elevation: 13,106ft -15,331ft, Distance: 4km, Hiking time: 4 – 5 hours, Habitat: alpine desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 6 BARAFU CAMP (15,331ft) -UHURU PEAK (19,341ft)- MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft).

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro On this day we will push our way to the summit our trek will begin around midnight, this can a bit more physically and mentally challenging compared to the other parts of the trek. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After reaching Stella Point (18,600ft), we will take a short rest and will be rewarded with the most magnificent sunrise you are ever likely to see (weather permitting). From Stella Point, snow may be encountered all the way on our 1-hour ascent to the summit. Your time at Uhuru Peak, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro the highest point in Africa will be brief. Take as many pictures as you want, enjoy your accomplishment and then start heading back to Stella Point. From the summit, we will immediately start our descent straight down to the Mweka Hut camp site, stopping at Barafu for lunch. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The trail is rocky and can be quite hard on the knees; trekking poles are useful. Mweka Camp is situated in the upper forest and mist or rain can be expected in the late afternoon. We will later enjoy our last dinner on the mountain and take a well-earned rest. Distance: 5 km, Hiking Time: 7-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 7 MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft) -MOSHI

    Following a well-earned breakfast, we will have a celebration with all the team and afterwards will have a three hours walk to mweka gate. Upon arrival at the gate you will receive your gold certificate for reaching the summit and there after head to mweka village where we will meet our driver who will take you back to your hotel for a long rest. Distance Covered: 9.1km, Time to be used: 3hrs, Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

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  • Entry Park Fees
  • Experienced Professional Tour guide
  • taxes
  • Gate transfer
  • Crew Wages
  • Cook and Porters
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner While on Mountain
  • Sanitizer
  • Airport pick-up & Drop up & Hotel (2-nights Hotel Before & after Mountain)
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  • 8/7 Lemosho route days Kilimanjaro climbing

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Lemosho route is considered the most beautiful trail to the roof of Africa, we highly recommend it too because of its dazzling landscape and the high success rate, and most of our clients prefer this route also, hence making it one of our top choices when it comes to climb Mount Kilimanjaro. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The hike commences in the londorosi gate just 3 hours away from Moshi town, the trek will take you through five different climates from cultivation zone, to arctic zone at the peak. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The route is thoughtfully designed in a way to improve acclimatization for climbers. lemosho route can be tackled in six days, however it is advised to be done in at least 7 – 9 days for a better altitude acclimatization schedule. Opting to climb the mountain in more than eight days increases your chance of reaching the top up to 90%. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After passing though the cultivation zone, lemosho route continue in fertile forest, heads up to shira plateau; the Kilimanjaro third peak before it collapsed. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Then the route proceed to moir hut which is a best place for acclimatization due to short hike that can be done in the nearby lent hills, there after we will hike over lava tower before dropping into barranco valley. We will trek along the intimidating barranco wall and then circle along the southern circuit to karanga and high barafu hut. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Summit will be done from the barafu camp and descent will follow the mweka trail. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 1 Moshi – Londorossi Gate (7,800ft) – Mti Mkubwa (Big Tree) Camp (9,500ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Departure will commence from Moshi as we head to londorossi gate for registration, the drive will only take about 4 hours, and from there we will drive to lemosho trailhead. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Lunch will be offered on arrival and then will proceed through the lush, green forest which leads to the first camp. Elevation: 7,800ft- 9,500ft, Distance: 6 km, Hiking time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: rain forest Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 2 Mti Mkubwa Camp (9,498 ft) – Shira 1 Camp (11,500ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we proceed with the trail that will lead us to the savannah grasses, and volcanic rock draped with lichen beards. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We will continue descending through the lush rolling hills, and along the way crossing several streams, and after reaching the shira ridge we will gently descend to shira 1 camp. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The view of the kibo is spectacular from here. Elevation: 9,498ft – 11, 500ft, Distance: 8km, Hiking time: 5- 6 hours, Habitat: moorland Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 3 Shira 1 Camp (11,500ft)-Moir hut (13,800ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro on this day we traverse though the shira plateau for the whole day. We will keep trekking towards shira camp 2 and join hikers from the machame route whilst indulging in Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro the beautiful scenery across the valley below and western breach of Kilimanjaro above. Proceed to shira caldera and diverge to an off - the - beaten path to moir hut. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro This is a site at the base of lent hills. You can opt to take walks on lent hills, which can be the best for acclimatization. Elevation: 11,500ft -13,800ft, Distance: 14km, Habitat: moorland, Hiking time: 5- 7 hours Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 4 Moir Hut (13,800ft)-Lava Tower (15,190ft) - Barranco Camp (13,044ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we begin our day by proceeding eastwards up a ridge, passing the intersection towards the peak of kibo. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro As we keep moving, our direction changes to the south east towards lava tower. Immediately after the tower we reach the second intersection which leads us to the arrow glacier at an altitude of 16,000ft. We head down the barranco hut at an altitude of 13,000ft. We will retire here and spend overnight. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro the day ends up at almost the same elevation as when we started which is best for acclimatization. Elevation: 13,800ft – 13, 044ft, Distance: 7km, Hiking time: 4- 6hours, Habitat: semi desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 5 Barranco Camp (13,044 ft) - Karanga Camp (13,106 ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we start this day by descending to the base of the intimidating barranco wall. Afterwards we hike the non – technical yet steep cliff. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro from the top of barranco we go across a sequence of hill and valleys until we descend into karanga valley. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro the day is short to improve acclimatization. Elevation: 13,044ft – 13, 106ft, Distance: 5km, Hiking time: 4 -5 hours, Habitat: alpine desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 6 Karanga Camp (13,106ft) -Summit to Barafu Camp (15,331ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we depart from karanga and reach the intersection which connects with mweka trail. We then proceed to barafu hut. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro this will be the completion of southern route which offers a spectacular view of the summit from different angles. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Here we will rest and enjoy a tasteful early dinner as we prepare for the summit on the next day. The two peaks of kibo and mawenzi are clearly visible here. Elevation: 13,106ft -15,331ft, Distance: 4km, Hiking time: 4 – 5 hours, Habitat: alpine desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 7 BARAFU CAMP (15,331ft) -UHURU PEAK (19,341ft) - MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft).

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro On this day we will push our way to the summit our trek will begin around midnight, this can a bit more physically and mentally challenging compared to the other parts of the trek. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After reaching Stella Point (18,600ft), we will take a short rest and will be rewarded with the most magnificent sunrise you are ever likely to see (weather permitting). From Stella Point, snow may be encountered all the way on our 1-hour ascent to the summit. Your time at Uhuru Peak, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro the highest point in Africa will be brief. Take as many pictures as you want, enjoy your accomplishment and then start heading back to Stella Point. From the summit Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro, we will immediately start our descent straight down to the Mweka Hut camp site, stopping at Barafu for lunch. . Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The trail is rocky and can be quite hard on the knees; trekking poles are useful. Mweka Camp is situated in the upper forest and mist or rain can be expected in the late afternoon. We will later enjoy our last dinner on the mountain and take a well-earned rest. Distance: 5 km, Hiking Time: 7-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 8 MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft) -MOSHI

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Following a well-earned breakfast, we will have a celebration with all the team and afterwards will have a three hours walk to mweka gate. Upon arrival at the gate you will receive your gold certificate for reaching the summit and there after head to mweka village where we will meet our driver who will take you back to your hotel for a long rest. Distance Covered: 9.1km, Time to be used: 3hrs, Meals: Breakfast & Lunch Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

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  • Entry Park Fees
  • Experienced Professional Tour guide
  • taxes
  • Gate transfer
  • Crew Wages
  • Cook and Porters
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner While on Mountain
  • Sanitizer
  • Airport pick-up & Drop up & Hotel (2-nights Hotel Before & after Mountain)
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  • 9/8 LEMOSHO ROUTE DAYS KILIMANJARO CLIMBING

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro About lemosho route Lemosho route is considered the most beautiful trail to the roof of Africa, we highly recommend it too because of its dazzling landscape and the high success rate, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro and most of our clients prefer this route also, hence making it one of our top choices when it comes to climb Mount Kilimanjaro. The hike commences in the londorosi gate just 3 hours away from Moshi town, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro the trek will take you through five different climates from cultivation zone, to arctic zone at the peak. The route is thoughtfully designed in a way to improve acclimatization for climbers. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Lemosho route can be tackled in six days, however it is advised to be done in at least 7 – 9 days for a better altitude acclimatization schedule. Opting to climb the mountain in more than eight days increases your chance of reaching the top up to 90%. After passing though the cultivation zone, lemosho route continue in fertile forest, heads up to shira plateau; the Kilimanjaro third peak before it collapsed. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Then the route proceed to moir hut which is a best place for acclimatization due to short hike that can be done in the nearby lent hills, there after we will hike over lava tower before dropping into barranco valley. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We will trek along the intimidating barranco wall and then circle along the southern circuit to karanga and high barafu hut. Summit will be done from the barafu camp and descent will follow the mweka trail. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 1 Moshi – Londorossi Gate (7,800ft) – Mti Mkubwa (Big Tree) Camp (9,500ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Departure will commence from Moshi as we head to londorossi gate for registration, the drive will only take about 4 hours, and from there we will drive to lemosho trailhead. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Lunch will be offered on arrival and then will proceed through the lush, green forest which leads to the first camp Elevation: 7,800ft- 9,500ft, Distance: 6 km, Hiking time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: rain forest Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 2 Mti Mkubwa Camp (9,498 ft) – Shira 1 Camp (11,500ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we proceed with the trail that will lead us to the savannah grasses, and volcanic rock draped with lichen beards. We will continue descending through the lush rolling hills, and along the way crossing several streams, and after reaching the shira ridge we will gently descend to shira 1 camp. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The view of the kibo is spectacular from here. Elevation: 9,498ft – 11, 500ft, Distance: 8km, Hiking time: 5- 6 hours, Habitat: moorland Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 3 Shira 1 Camp (11,500ft)-Moir hut (13,800ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro on this day we traverse though the shira plateau for the whole day. We will keep trekking towards shira camp 2 and join hikers from the machame route whilst indulging in the beautiful scenery across the valley below and western breach of Kilimanjaro above. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Proceed to shira caldera and diverge to an off - the - beaten path to moir hut. This is a site at the base of lent hills. You can opt to take walks on lent hills, which can be the best for acclimatization. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Elevation: 11,500ft -13,800ft, Distance: 14km, Habitat: moorland, Hiking time: 5- 7 hours. Moir Hut (13,800ft)-Lava Tower (15,190ft) - Barranco Camp (13,044ft) Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 4 Moir Hut (13,800ft)-Lava Tower (15,190ft) - Barranco Camp (13,044ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we begin our day by proceeding east wards up a ridge, passing the intersection towards the peak of kibo. As we keep moving, our direction changes to the south east towards lava tower. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Immediately after the tower we reach the second intersection which leads us to the arrow glacier at an altitude of 16,000ft. We then head down the barranco hut at an altitude of 13,000ft. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We will retire here and spend overnight. The day ends up at almost the same elevation as when we started which is best for acclimatization. Elevation: 13,800ft – 13, 044ft, Distance: 7km, Hiking time: 4- 6hours, Habitat: semi desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 5 Barranco Camp (13,044 ft) - Karanga Camp (13,106 ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We start this day by descending to the base of the intimidating barranco wall. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Afterwards we hike the non – technical yet steep cliff. From the top of barranco we go across a sequence of hill and valleys until we descend into karanga valley. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The day is short to improve acclimatization. Elevation: 13,044ft – 13, 106ft, Distance: 5km, Hiking time: 4 -5 hours, Habitat: alpine desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 6 Karanga Camp (13,106ft) - Barafu Camp (15,331ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we depart from karanga and reach the intersection which connects with mweka trail. We then proceed to barafu hut. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro this will be the completion of southern route which offers a spectacular view of the summit from different angles. Here we will rest and enjoy a tasteful early dinner as we prepare for the summit on the next day. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The two peaks of kibo and mawenzi are clearly visible here. Elevation: 13,106ft -15,331ft, Distance: 4km, Hiking time: 4 – 5 hours, Habitat: alpine desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 6 Karanga Camp (13,106ft) - Barafu Camp (15,331ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro On this day we will push our way to the summit, this can a bit more physically and mentally challenging compared to the other parts of the trek. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The ascent will take hours, at a slow but steady pace with short breaks. The trail leads to Stella point {18,900ft}, where summit sign can be spotted from afar. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we proceed with trekking around the crater until we finally reach the uhuru peak. The highest point in the whole of Africa. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After reaching the peak we will start descending to crater camp, where the rest of Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro the team will join us to set a camp. You may opt to hike Reutsch crater and the ash pit or just traverse around Furtwangler Glacier. Sleeping at this high altitude can be risky, so your guides will keep a close watch on you. Distance: 5 km, Hiking Time: 7-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 8 CRATER CAMP (18,865ft) - MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft).

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro from the Crater Camp, we start our thrilling descent to the Mweka Hut camp site, having a stop at Barafu for lunch. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The trail is rocky and can be quite hard on the knees; trekking poles are useful. Mweka Camp is situated in the upper forest and mist or rain can be expected in the late afternoon. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We will later enjoy our last dinner on the mountain and take a well-earned rest. Elevation: 18,865ft -10,065ft, Distance: 12 km/7 miles, Hiking Time: 4-6 hours, Habitat: Artic Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 9 MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft) -MWEKA GATE (5,380ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro after having a tasty breakfast, we proceed with the descent down to mweka gate and receive your well deserving summit certificates. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The weather can be wet and muddy so trekking poles will be helpful. From the gate we head on to mweka village where a vehicle will meet us and drive us back to Moshi. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Elevation: 10,065ft – 5,380ft, Distance: 10km, Hiking time: 3 – 4 hours, Habitat: rainforest Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

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  • Entry Park Fees
  • Experienced Professional Tour guide
  • taxes
  • Gate transfer
  • Crew Wages
  • Cook and Porters
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner While on Mountain
  • Sanitizer
  • Airport pick-up & Drop up & Hotel (2-nights Hotel Before & after Mountain)
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  • Local and International flights
  • Tips to Guide, Cook and Porters
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  • Lemosho 8 days

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    6/5 lemosho route days kilimanjaro climbing

    about lemosho route, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Lemosho route is considered the most beautiful trail to the roof of Africa, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we highly recommend it too because of its dazzling landscape and the high success rate, and most of our clients prefer this route also, hence making it one of our top choices when it comes to climb the mountain. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro he hike commences in the londorosi gate just 3 hours away from Moshi town, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro the trek will take you through five different climates from cultivation zone, to arctic zone at the peak. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The route is thoughtfully designed in a way to improve acclimatization for climbers. Lemosho route can be tackled in six days; however it is advised to be done in at least 7 – 9 days for a better altitude acclimatization schedule. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro opting to climb the mountain in more than eight days increases your chance of reaching the top up to 90%. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro after passing though the cultivation zone, lemosho route continue in fertile forest, heads up to shira plateau; the Kilimanjaro third peak before it collapsed. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro then the route proceed to moir hut which is a best place for acclimatization due to short hike that can be done in the nearby lent hills, there after we will hike over lava tower before dropping into barranco valley. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We will trek along the intimidating barranco wall and then circle along the southern circuit to karanga and high barafu hut. Summit will be done from the barafu camp and descent will follow the mweka trail. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 1: Moshi to Londorossi gate (7,800ft) – Mti Mkubwa (big tree) camp (9,500ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Departure will commence from Moshi as we head to londorossi gate for registration, the drive will only take about 4 hours, and from there we will drive to lemosho trailhead. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Lunch will be offered on arrival and then will proceed through the lush, green forest which leads to the first camp. Distance: 6 km, Hiking time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: rain forest Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 2: Mti Mkubwa Camp (2750m) – Shira 2 Camp (3840m)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Depart from your camp after an early breakfast and begin your ascent into the heather moorland zone. We will come across a good number of streams and trek on a plateau that leads to shira 2 campsite (3840m). Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The site is located near a stream and offers an incredible view of the western breach and its glaciers in the east. Your tents will be put up before your arrival by your crew. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After arrival relaxes and enjoy evening snacks and a tasty drive. Beware the temperature here can be freezing. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro elevation: 2750m – 3840m, Habitat: Moorland, Time to be used: 6 - 7 hours, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 3 Shira (3840m) – Lava Tower (4630m) – Barranco Camp (3950m)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After an early morning breakfast you will depart from shira 2 camp and enter the desert and rocky landscape. You will reach lava tower after a five hour long walk. Enjoy lunch at the tower and opt to hike the enormous lava tower if the weather permits. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro you may feel some discomfort due to the high altitude. After having lunch you will descend from the tower to barranco campsite. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The descent will only take 2 hours and upon arrival you will spot the famous barranco wall which will be hiked the next day. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro, elevation: 3840m – 4630m, Habitat: Semi Desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Distance Covered: 15 km, Time to be used: 7 - 8hrs, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 4: Barranco Camp – Karanga Camp – Barafu Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro prompt departure from barranco camp to begin your summit to barranco wall which will only take about an hour, at the top the view of helm glacier is spectacular and you will be above clouds, we then proceed to barafu hut. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro this will be the completion of southern route which offers a spectacular view of the summit from different angles. Here we will rest and enjoy a tasteful early dinner as we prepare for the summit on the next day. The two peaks of kibo and mawenzi are clearly visible here. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro elevation (ft): 13,000ft to 1500(ft), Distance: 9km, Hiking Time: 8-10 hour, Habitat: Alpine Desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 5: Barafu Camp (15,331ft) – Uhuru Peak (19,341ft) – Mweka Camp (10,065ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro on this day we will push our way to the summit our trek will begin around midnight, this can a bit more physically and mentally challenging compared to the other parts of the trek. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After reaching Stella Point (18,600ft), we will take a short rest and will be rewarded with the most magnificent sunrise you are ever likely to see (weather permitting). From Stella Point, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro snow may be encountered all the way on our 1-hour ascent to the summit. Your time at Uhuru Peak, the highest point in Africa will be brief. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Take as many pictures as you want enjoy your accomplishment and then start heading back to Stella Point. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro from the summit, we will immediately start our descent straight down to the Mweka Hut camp site, stopping at Barafu for lunch. . Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The trail is rocky and can be quite hard on the knees; trekking poles are useful. Mweka Camp is situated in the upper forest and mist or rain can be expected in the late afternoon. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We will later enjoy our last dinner on the mountain and take a well-earned rest. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Distance: 5 km , Hiking Time: 7-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 6 Mweka Camp (10,065ft) - Moshi

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro following a well-earned breakfast, we will have a celebration with all the team and afterwards will have a three hours walk to mweka gate. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Upon arrival at the gate you will receive your gold certificate for reaching the summit and there after head to mweka village where we will meet our driver who will take you back to your hotel for a long rest. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro. Distance Covered: 9.1km, Time to be used: 3hrs, Meals: Breakfast & Lunch Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

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  • Entry Park Fees
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  • taxes
  • Gate transfer
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  • Cook and Porters
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner While on Mountain
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  • 7/6 LEMOSHO ROUTE DAYS KILIMANJARO CLIMBING

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro about lemosho route Lemosho route is considered the most beautiful trail to the roof of Africa, we highly recommend it too because of its dazzling landscape and the high success rate, and most of our clients prefer this route also, hence making it one of our top choices when it comes to climb Mount Kilimanjaro. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro the hike commences in the londorosi gate just 3 hours away from Moshi town, the trek will take you through five different climates from cultivation zone, to arctic zone at the peak. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro. The route is thoughtfully designed in a way to improve acclimatization for climbers. Lemosho route can be tackled in six days, however it is advised to be done in at least 7 – 9 days for a better altitude acclimatization schedule. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Opting to climb the mountain in more than eight days increases your chance of reaching the top up to 90% .After passing though the cultivation zone, lemosho route continue in fertile forest, heads up to shira plateau; the Kilimanjaro third peak before it collapsed. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Then the route proceed to moir hut which is a best place for acclimatization due to short hike that can be done in the nearby lent hills, there after we will hike over lava tower before dropping into barranco valley. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We will trek along the intimidating barranco wall and then circle along the southern circuit to karanga and high barafu hut. Summit will be done from the barafu camp and descent will follow the mweka trail < Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 1 Moshi – Londorossi Gate (7,800ft) – Mti Mkubwa (Big Tree) Camp (9,500ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Departure will commence from Moshi as we head to londorossi gate for registration, the drive will only take about 4 hours, and from there we will drive to lemosho trailhead. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Lunch will be offered on arrival and then will proceed through the lush, green forest which leads to the first camp elevation: 7,800ft- 9,500ft, Distance: 6 km, Hiking time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: rain forest Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 2 Mti Mkubwa Camp (2750m) – Shira 2 Camp (3840m)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Depart from your camp after an early breakfast and begin your ascent into the heather moorland zone. We will come across a good number of streams and trek on a plateau that leads to shira 2 campsites (3840m). Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The site is located near a stream and offers an incredible view of the western breach and its glaciers in the east. Your tents will be put up before your arrival by your crew. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After arrival relax and enjoy evening snacks and a tasty drive. Beware the temperature here can be freezing. Elevation: 2750m – 3840m, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Habitat: Moorland, Time to be used: 6 - 7 hours, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 3 Shira (3840m) – Lava Tower (4630m) – Barranco Camp (3950m)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After an early morning breakfast you will depart from shira 2 camps and enter the desert and rocky landscape. You will reach lava tower after a five hour long walk. Enjoy lunch at the tower and opt to hike the enormous lava tower if the weather permits. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro You may feel some discomfort due to the high altitude. After having lunch you will descend from the tower to barranco campsite. The descent will only take 2 hours and upon arrival you will spot the famous barranco wall which will be hiked the next day. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Elevation: 3840m – 4630m, Habitat: Semi Desert, Distance Covered: 15 km, Time to be used: 7 - 8hrs, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 4 Barranco Camp (13,044 ft) - Karanga Camp (13,106 ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Prompt departure from barranco camp to begin your summit to barranco wall which will only take about an hour, at the top the view of heim glacier is spectacular and you will be above clouds, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro thereafter will head to karanga valley campsite where dinner will be offered. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Elevation: 13,044ft – 13, 106ft, Habitat: Alpine Desert, Distance Covered: 5.5 km, Time to be used: 5hrs, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 5 Karanga Camp(13,106ft) - Barafu Camp(15,331ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we depart from karanga and reach the intersectionwhich connects with mweka trail. We then proceed to barafu hut. This will be thecompletion of southern route which offers a spectacular view of the summit from different angles. Here we will rest and enjoy a tasteful early dinner as Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we prepare for the summit on the next day. The two peaks of kibo and mawenzi are clear Elevation: 13,106ft -15,331ft, Distance: 4km, Hiking time: 4 – 5 hours, Habitat: alpine desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 6 BARAFU CAMP (15,331ft) -UHURU PEAK (19,341ft)- MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft).

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro On this day we will push our way to the summit our trek will begin around midnight, this can a bit more physically and mentally challenging compared to the other parts of the trek. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After reaching Stella Point (18,600ft), we will take a short rest and will be rewarded with the most magnificent sunrise you are ever likely to see (weather permitting). From Stella Point, snow may be encountered all the way on our 1-hour ascent to the summit. Your time at Uhuru Peak, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro the highest point in Africa will be brief. Take as many pictures as you want, enjoy your accomplishment and then start heading back to Stella Point. From the summit, we will immediately start our descent straight down to the Mweka Hut camp site, stopping at Barafu for lunch. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The trail is rocky and can be quite hard on the knees; trekking poles are useful. Mweka Camp is situated in the upper forest and mist or rain can be expected in the late afternoon. We will later enjoy our last dinner on the mountain and take a well-earned rest. Distance: 5 km, Hiking Time: 7-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 7 MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft) -MOSHI

    Following a well-earned breakfast, we will have a celebration with all the team and afterwards will have a three hours walk to mweka gate. Upon arrival at the gate you will receive your gold certificate for reaching the summit and there after head to mweka village where we will meet our driver who will take you back to your hotel for a long rest. Distance Covered: 9.1km, Time to be used: 3hrs, Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

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  • Entry Park Fees
  • Experienced Professional Tour guide
  • taxes
  • Gate transfer
  • Crew Wages
  • Cook and Porters
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner While on Mountain
  • Sanitizer
  • Airport pick-up & Drop up & Hotel (2-nights Hotel Before & after Mountain)
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  • 8/7 Lemosho route days Kilimanjaro climbing

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Lemosho route is considered the most beautiful trail to the roof of Africa, we highly recommend it too because of its dazzling landscape and the high success rate, and most of our clients prefer this route also, hence making it one of our top choices when it comes to climb Mount Kilimanjaro. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The hike commences in the londorosi gate just 3 hours away from Moshi town, the trek will take you through five different climates from cultivation zone, to arctic zone at the peak. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The route is thoughtfully designed in a way to improve acclimatization for climbers. lemosho route can be tackled in six days, however it is advised to be done in at least 7 – 9 days for a better altitude acclimatization schedule. Opting to climb the mountain in more than eight days increases your chance of reaching the top up to 90%. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After passing though the cultivation zone, lemosho route continue in fertile forest, heads up to shira plateau; the Kilimanjaro third peak before it collapsed. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Then the route proceed to moir hut which is a best place for acclimatization due to short hike that can be done in the nearby lent hills, there after we will hike over lava tower before dropping into barranco valley. We will trek along the intimidating barranco wall and then circle along the southern circuit to karanga and high barafu hut. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Summit will be done from the barafu camp and descent will follow the mweka trail. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 1 Moshi – Londorossi Gate (7,800ft) – Mti Mkubwa (Big Tree) Camp (9,500ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Departure will commence from Moshi as we head to londorossi gate for registration, the drive will only take about 4 hours, and from there we will drive to lemosho trailhead. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Lunch will be offered on arrival and then will proceed through the lush, green forest which leads to the first camp. Elevation: 7,800ft- 9,500ft, Distance: 6 km, Hiking time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: rain forest Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 2 Mti Mkubwa Camp (9,498 ft) – Shira 1 Camp (11,500ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we proceed with the trail that will lead us to the savannah grasses, and volcanic rock draped with lichen beards. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We will continue descending through the lush rolling hills, and along the way crossing several streams, and after reaching the shira ridge we will gently descend to shira 1 camp. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The view of the kibo is spectacular from here. Elevation: 9,498ft – 11, 500ft, Distance: 8km, Hiking time: 5- 6 hours, Habitat: moorland Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 3 Shira 1 Camp (11,500ft)-Moir hut (13,800ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro on this day we traverse though the shira plateau for the whole day. We will keep trekking towards shira camp 2 and join hikers from the machame route whilst indulging in Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro the beautiful scenery across the valley below and western breach of Kilimanjaro above. Proceed to shira caldera and diverge to an off - the - beaten path to moir hut. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro This is a site at the base of lent hills. You can opt to take walks on lent hills, which can be the best for acclimatization. Elevation: 11,500ft -13,800ft, Distance: 14km, Habitat: moorland, Hiking time: 5- 7 hours Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 4 Moir Hut (13,800ft)-Lava Tower (15,190ft) - Barranco Camp (13,044ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we begin our day by proceeding eastwards up a ridge, passing the intersection towards the peak of kibo. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro As we keep moving, our direction changes to the south east towards lava tower. Immediately after the tower we reach the second intersection which leads us to the arrow glacier at an altitude of 16,000ft. We head down the barranco hut at an altitude of 13,000ft. We will retire here and spend overnight. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro the day ends up at almost the same elevation as when we started which is best for acclimatization. Elevation: 13,800ft – 13, 044ft, Distance: 7km, Hiking time: 4- 6hours, Habitat: semi desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 5 Barranco Camp (13,044 ft) - Karanga Camp (13,106 ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we start this day by descending to the base of the intimidating barranco wall. Afterwards we hike the non – technical yet steep cliff. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro from the top of barranco we go across a sequence of hill and valleys until we descend into karanga valley. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro the day is short to improve acclimatization. Elevation: 13,044ft – 13, 106ft, Distance: 5km, Hiking time: 4 -5 hours, Habitat: alpine desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 6 Karanga Camp (13,106ft) -Summit to Barafu Camp (15,331ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we depart from karanga and reach the intersection which connects with mweka trail. We then proceed to barafu hut. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro this will be the completion of southern route which offers a spectacular view of the summit from different angles. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Here we will rest and enjoy a tasteful early dinner as we prepare for the summit on the next day. The two peaks of kibo and mawenzi are clearly visible here. Elevation: 13,106ft -15,331ft, Distance: 4km, Hiking time: 4 – 5 hours, Habitat: alpine desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 7 BARAFU CAMP (15,331ft) -UHURU PEAK (19,341ft) - MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft).

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro On this day we will push our way to the summit our trek will begin around midnight, this can a bit more physically and mentally challenging compared to the other parts of the trek. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After reaching Stella Point (18,600ft), we will take a short rest and will be rewarded with the most magnificent sunrise you are ever likely to see (weather permitting). From Stella Point, snow may be encountered all the way on our 1-hour ascent to the summit. Your time at Uhuru Peak, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro the highest point in Africa will be brief. Take as many pictures as you want, enjoy your accomplishment and then start heading back to Stella Point. From the summit Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro, we will immediately start our descent straight down to the Mweka Hut camp site, stopping at Barafu for lunch. . Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The trail is rocky and can be quite hard on the knees; trekking poles are useful. Mweka Camp is situated in the upper forest and mist or rain can be expected in the late afternoon. We will later enjoy our last dinner on the mountain and take a well-earned rest. Distance: 5 km, Hiking Time: 7-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 8 MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft) -MOSHI

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Following a well-earned breakfast, we will have a celebration with all the team and afterwards will have a three hours walk to mweka gate. Upon arrival at the gate you will receive your gold certificate for reaching the summit and there after head to mweka village where we will meet our driver who will take you back to your hotel for a long rest. Distance Covered: 9.1km, Time to be used: 3hrs, Meals: Breakfast & Lunch Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

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  • Entry Park Fees
  • Experienced Professional Tour guide
  • taxes
  • Gate transfer
  • Crew Wages
  • Cook and Porters
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner While on Mountain
  • Sanitizer
  • Airport pick-up & Drop up & Hotel (2-nights Hotel Before & after Mountain)
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  • 9/8 LEMOSHO ROUTE DAYS KILIMANJARO CLIMBING

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro About lemosho route Lemosho route is considered the most beautiful trail to the roof of Africa, we highly recommend it too because of its dazzling landscape and the high success rate, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro and most of our clients prefer this route also, hence making it one of our top choices when it comes to climb Mount Kilimanjaro. The hike commences in the londorosi gate just 3 hours away from Moshi town, Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro the trek will take you through five different climates from cultivation zone, to arctic zone at the peak. The route is thoughtfully designed in a way to improve acclimatization for climbers. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Lemosho route can be tackled in six days, however it is advised to be done in at least 7 – 9 days for a better altitude acclimatization schedule. Opting to climb the mountain in more than eight days increases your chance of reaching the top up to 90%. After passing though the cultivation zone, lemosho route continue in fertile forest, heads up to shira plateau; the Kilimanjaro third peak before it collapsed. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Then the route proceed to moir hut which is a best place for acclimatization due to short hike that can be done in the nearby lent hills, there after we will hike over lava tower before dropping into barranco valley. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We will trek along the intimidating barranco wall and then circle along the southern circuit to karanga and high barafu hut. Summit will be done from the barafu camp and descent will follow the mweka trail. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 1 Moshi – Londorossi Gate (7,800ft) – Mti Mkubwa (Big Tree) Camp (9,500ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Departure will commence from Moshi as we head to londorossi gate for registration, the drive will only take about 4 hours, and from there we will drive to lemosho trailhead. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Lunch will be offered on arrival and then will proceed through the lush, green forest which leads to the first camp Elevation: 7,800ft- 9,500ft, Distance: 6 km, Hiking time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: rain forest Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 2 Mti Mkubwa Camp (9,498 ft) – Shira 1 Camp (11,500ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we proceed with the trail that will lead us to the savannah grasses, and volcanic rock draped with lichen beards. We will continue descending through the lush rolling hills, and along the way crossing several streams, and after reaching the shira ridge we will gently descend to shira 1 camp. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The view of the kibo is spectacular from here. Elevation: 9,498ft – 11, 500ft, Distance: 8km, Hiking time: 5- 6 hours, Habitat: moorland Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 3 Shira 1 Camp (11,500ft)-Moir hut (13,800ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro on this day we traverse though the shira plateau for the whole day. We will keep trekking towards shira camp 2 and join hikers from the machame route whilst indulging in the beautiful scenery across the valley below and western breach of Kilimanjaro above. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Proceed to shira caldera and diverge to an off - the - beaten path to moir hut. This is a site at the base of lent hills. You can opt to take walks on lent hills, which can be the best for acclimatization. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Elevation: 11,500ft -13,800ft, Distance: 14km, Habitat: moorland, Hiking time: 5- 7 hours. Moir Hut (13,800ft)-Lava Tower (15,190ft) - Barranco Camp (13,044ft) Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 4 Moir Hut (13,800ft)-Lava Tower (15,190ft) - Barranco Camp (13,044ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we begin our day by proceeding east wards up a ridge, passing the intersection towards the peak of kibo. As we keep moving, our direction changes to the south east towards lava tower. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Immediately after the tower we reach the second intersection which leads us to the arrow glacier at an altitude of 16,000ft. We then head down the barranco hut at an altitude of 13,000ft. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We will retire here and spend overnight. The day ends up at almost the same elevation as when we started which is best for acclimatization. Elevation: 13,800ft – 13, 044ft, Distance: 7km, Hiking time: 4- 6hours, Habitat: semi desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 5 Barranco Camp (13,044 ft) - Karanga Camp (13,106 ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We start this day by descending to the base of the intimidating barranco wall. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Afterwards we hike the non – technical yet steep cliff. From the top of barranco we go across a sequence of hill and valleys until we descend into karanga valley. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The day is short to improve acclimatization. Elevation: 13,044ft – 13, 106ft, Distance: 5km, Hiking time: 4 -5 hours, Habitat: alpine desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 6 Karanga Camp (13,106ft) - Barafu Camp (15,331ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we depart from karanga and reach the intersection which connects with mweka trail. We then proceed to barafu hut. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro this will be the completion of southern route which offers a spectacular view of the summit from different angles. Here we will rest and enjoy a tasteful early dinner as we prepare for the summit on the next day. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The two peaks of kibo and mawenzi are clearly visible here. Elevation: 13,106ft -15,331ft, Distance: 4km, Hiking time: 4 – 5 hours, Habitat: alpine desert Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 6 Karanga Camp (13,106ft) - Barafu Camp (15,331ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro On this day we will push our way to the summit, this can a bit more physically and mentally challenging compared to the other parts of the trek. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The ascent will take hours, at a slow but steady pace with short breaks. The trail leads to Stella point {18,900ft}, where summit sign can be spotted from afar. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro we proceed with trekking around the crater until we finally reach the uhuru peak. The highest point in the whole of Africa. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro After reaching the peak we will start descending to crater camp, where the rest of Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro the team will join us to set a camp. You may opt to hike Reutsch crater and the ash pit or just traverse around Furtwangler Glacier. Sleeping at this high altitude can be risky, so your guides will keep a close watch on you. Distance: 5 km, Hiking Time: 7-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 8 CRATER CAMP (18,865ft) - MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft).

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro from the Crater Camp, we start our thrilling descent to the Mweka Hut camp site, having a stop at Barafu for lunch. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The trail is rocky and can be quite hard on the knees; trekking poles are useful. Mweka Camp is situated in the upper forest and mist or rain can be expected in the late afternoon. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro We will later enjoy our last dinner on the mountain and take a well-earned rest. Elevation: 18,865ft -10,065ft, Distance: 12 km/7 miles, Hiking Time: 4-6 hours, Habitat: Artic Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

    DAY 9 MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft) -MWEKA GATE (5,380ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro after having a tasty breakfast, we proceed with the descent down to mweka gate and receive your well deserving summit certificates. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro The weather can be wet and muddy so trekking poles will be helpful. From the gate we head on to mweka village where a vehicle will meet us and drive us back to Moshi. Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro Elevation: 10,065ft – 5,380ft, Distance: 10km, Hiking time: 3 – 4 hours, Habitat: rainforest Kilimanjaro climbing Kilimanjaro

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  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner While on Mountain
  • Sanitizer
  • Airport pick-up & Drop up & Hotel (2-nights Hotel Before & after Mountain)
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  • Rongai 6 days

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    6/5 RONGAI DAYS CLIMBING KILIMANJARO

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The rongai route also known as loitoktok route is the trail the approaches the mountain from the north side, close to the Kenyan border.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The route is still getting popular so it is less crowded compared to the southern routes. Hiking here can be done all throughout the year as the area receives less precipitation even during rainy season. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Acclimatization is done at mawenzi tarn for those hiking for seven days, which is highly recommended as there is less ‘climb high, sleep low’ option.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Despite the fact that the route scenery is not as varied compared to other routes, rongai makes up for this by moving through wild area for almost the entire trail. The route does not offer huts and the camps are less frequented but they have all the crucial facilities and a rangers hut.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro After reaching the summit descent is done through marangu route, which can be an upside as you get the Mount Kilimanjaro view from both sides. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 1 MOSHI - RONGAI GATE (NALE MORU) – SIMBA CAMP

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We’ll depart from moshi to marangu gate for permit and after all the formalities we’ll head straight to rongai gate and begin our hike. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The hike will begin in by traversing though the forest which is a home to variety wildlife including black and white colobus monkey,Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro as the forest begins to thin well come to our first camp which offers an extensive view of Kenya. Elevation: 2000m/6560ft to 2650m/8700ft, Distance: 6km/4m, Hiking Time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: Montane Forest, Meals included: Lunch, Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 2 SIMBA CAMP - SECOND CAVE

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaroStart our hike after breakfast and mount to the second cave with an incredible view of kibo and eastern ice fields on the crater rim,Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro after lunch we will rest in the camp or opt to explore the surrounding area for acclimatization factor.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Elevation: 2650m/8700ft to 3450m/11,300ft, Distance: 6km/4mi, Walking Time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: Moorland, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 3 SECOND CAVE - THIRD CAVE

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro On this day we proceed with hiking to the third cave, passing along the semi desert terrain. This trekking allows you to get closer to the eastern ice fields, and their magnificent beauty. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Pay close attention to any discomfort in your body and inform your guide for any signs of altitude sickness. Elevation: 3450m/11,300ft to 3880m/12,700ft, Distance: 9km/5mi, Walking Time: 2-3 hours, Habitat: Semi-desert, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 4 THIRD CAVE - KIBO HUT

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We’ll begin our gradual climb to kibo hut and along the way we’ll join the marangu route and proceed with it to the summit. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Good preparation is mandatory; make sure your clothes, camera and headlamp is ready before going to bed. After reaching kibo, dinner will be served early and prepare for the summit climb which will start at 02:00am.Elevation: 3880m/12,700ft to 4750m/15,600ft, Distance: 5km/3mi, Hiking Time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: Alpine Desert, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    THIRD CAVE - KIBO HUT Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaroWe’ll begin our gradual climb to kibo hut and along the way we’ll join the marangu route and proceed with it to the summit.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Good preparation is mandatory; make sure your clothes, camera and headlamp is ready before going to bed. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaroAfter reaching kibo, dinner will be served early and prepare for the summit climb which will start at 02:00am.Elevation: 3880m/12,700ft to 4750m/15,600ft, Distance: 5km/3mi, Hiking Time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: Alpine Desert, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 5 KIBO HUT TO SUMMIT THEN HOROMBO HUT

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Around 2:00 am you will be woken up for an early hike to the summit. Hot tea will be served with some snacks and a strenuous hike to the uhuru peak will begin.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We will trek on the steep and snowy trail up to Gilman’s point and keep heading to uhuru peak; the highest peak in Africa.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro After reaching the peak, take some pictures and savor your victory and after that start your descent. We’ll have lunch at kibo and after that head to horombo for dinner and a night rest. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The last part of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro can be a bit challenging so make sure you are well covered, as the weather will be very cold, pay attention to your guide and do not rush.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Kibo Hut to Uhuru Peak - Elevation: 15,430ft -19,341ftDistance: 6 km/4 miles, Hiking Time: 6-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic and Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Uhuru Peak to Horombo Hut - Elevation: 19,341ft - 12,250ft, Distance: 16 km/10 miles, Hiking Time: 4-5 hours, Habitat: Heath, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 6 HOROMBO HUT TO MARANGU GATE TO MOSHI

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We’ll depart from horombo and start our descent through moorland to mandara hut.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Proceed descending through the lush green forest to marangu gate a vehicle will meet you and take you back to your hotel in moshi.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The lower parts of the mountain can be wet and slippery so trekking poles and gaiters will be helpful. Elevation: 12,205ft to 6,046ft, Distance Covered: 18km down, Time to be used: 5 - 7hrs, Meals: Breakfast & Lunch, Habitat: Rain Forest Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    MOUNT KILIMANJARO CLIMBING INCLUDED PACKAGES
  • Entry Park Fees
  • Experienced Professional Tour guide
  • taxes
  • Gate transfer
  • Crew Wages
  • Cook and Porters
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner While on Mountain
  • Sanitizer
  • Airport pick-up & Drop up & Hotel (2-nights Hotel Before & after Mountain)
  • MOUNT KILIMANJARO CLIMBING EXCLUDED PACKAGES
  • Local and International flights
  • Tips to Guide, Cook and Porters
  • Mountain Climbing Gears
  • Medical insurance
  • Visa
  • 7/6 RONGAI DAYS CLIMBING KILIMANJARO

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The rongai route also known as loitoktok route is the trail the approaches the mountain from the north side, close to the Kenyan border.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The route is still getting popular so it is less crowded compared to the southern routes.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Hiking here can be done all throughout the year as the area receives less precipitation even during rainy season.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Acclimatization is done at mawenzi tarn for those hiking for seven days, which is highly recommended as there is less ‘climb high, sleep low’ option.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Despite the fact that the route scenery is not as varied compared to other routes, rongai makes up for this by moving through wild area for almost the entire trail. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The route does not offer huts and the camps are less frequented but they have all the crucial facilities and a rangers hut. After reaching the summit descent is done through marangu route, which can be an upside as you get the Mount Kilimanjaro view from both sides.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 1 MOSHI - RONGAI GATE (NALE MORU) – SIMBA CAMP

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We’ll depart from moshi to marangu gate for permit and after all the formalities we’ll head straight to rongai gate and begin our hike.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The hike will begin in by traversing though the forest which is a home to variety wildlife including black and white colobus monkey, as the forest begins to thin well come to our first camp which offers an extensive view of Kenya.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Elevation: 2000m/6560ft to 2650m/8700ft, Distance: 6km/4mi, Hiking Time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: Montane Forest, Meals included: Lunch, DinnerKilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 2 SIMBA CAMP - SECOND CAVE

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Start our hike after breakfast and mount to the second cave with an incredible view of kibo and eastern ice fields on the crater rim,Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro after lunch we will rest in the camp or opt to explore the surrounding area for acclimatization factor.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Elevation: 2650m/8700ft to 3450m/11,300ft, Distance: 6km/4mi, Walking Time: 3-4 hours,Habitat: Moorland, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 3 SECOND CAVE - KIKELEWA CAVE

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro After breakfast, depart from the camp and walk out across moorland heading to the jagged peaks of mawenzi. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Today’s hike is short and offers magnificent view of the wilderness. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The camp will be setup in the sheltered valley near kikelewa caves at 3630m; the site is located beneath the jagged spires of mawenzi, at mawenzi tarn.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Elevation: 3450m/11,300ft to 3600m/11,800ft, Distance: 9km/5mi, Walking Time: 2-3 hours Habitat: Semi-desert, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 4 KIKELEWA CAMP - MAWENZI TARN

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro This day is specific for acclimatization and it will be spent to hiking on mawenzi ridge, Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro the unspoiled landscape offers spectacular views of kibo and mawenzi.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro After exploring the unique area you may opt to take rest or keep exploring the surrounding area. Dinner and overnight will be in mawenzi tarn. Elevation: 3600m/11,800ft to 4330m/14,200ft, Distance: 6km/4mi, Walking Time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: Semi-desert, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 5 MAWENZI TARN - KIBO HUT

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We’ll begin our gradual climb to kibo hut and along the way we’ll pass through the saddle of Kilimanjaro which is between kibo and mawenzi. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro After reaching kibo, dinner will be served early and prepare for the summit climb which will start at 02:00am.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Elevation: 4330m/14,200ft to 4750m/15,600ft, Distance: 9km/5mi, Hiking Time: 4-5 hours, Habitat: Alpine Desert, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 6 KIBO HUT TO SUMMIT THEN HOROMBO HUT

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Around 2:00 am you will be woken up for an early hike to the summit. Hot tea will be served with some snacks and a strenuous hike to the uhuru peak will begin.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We will trek on the steep and snowy trail up to Gilman’s point and keep heading to uhuru peak; the highest peak in Africa.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro After reaching the peak, take some pictures and savor your victory and after that start your descent. We’ll have lunch at kibo and after that head to horombo for dinner and a night rest. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The last part of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro can be a bit challenging so make sure you are well covered, as the weather will be very cold, pay attention to your guide and do not rush. Kibo Hut to Uhuru Peak - Elevation: 15,430ft -19,341ft, Distance: 6 km/4 miles, Hiking Time: 6-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and DinnerKilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Uhuru Peak to Horombo Hut - Elevation: 19,341ft - 12,250ft, Distance: 16 km/10 miles, Hiking Time: 4-5 hours, Habitat: Heath, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 7 HOROMBO HUT TO MARANGU GATE TO MOSHI

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We’ll depart from horombo and start our descent through moorland to mandara hut. Proceed descending through the lush green forest to marangu gate a vehicle will meet you and take you back to your hotel in moshi.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The lower parts of the mountain can be wet and slippery so trekking poles and gaiters will be helpful. Elevation:Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro 12,205ft to 6,046ft, Distance Covered: 18km down, Time to be used: 5 - 7hrs, Meals: Breakfast & Lunch, Habitat: Rain Forest, Meals included: Breakfast, LunchKilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    MOUNT KILIMANJARO CLIMBING INCLUDED PACKAGES
  • Entry Park Fees
  • Experienced Professional Tour guide
  • taxes
  • Gate transfer
  • Crew Wages
  • Cook and Porters
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner While on Mountain
  • Sanitizer
  • Airport pick-up & Drop up & Hotel (2-nights Hotel Before & after Mountain)
  • MOUNT KILIMANJARO CLIMBING EXCLUDED PACKAGES
  • Local and International flights
  • Tips to Guide, Cook and Porters
  • Mountain Climbing Gears
  • Medical insurance
  • Visa
  • Rongai 7 days

    7 Days - 6 Nights
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    6/5 RONGAI DAYS CLIMBING KILIMANJARO

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The rongai route also known as loitoktok route is the trail the approaches the mountain from the north side, close to the Kenyan border.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The route is still getting popular so it is less crowded compared to the southern routes. Hiking here can be done all throughout the year as the area receives less precipitation even during rainy season. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Acclimatization is done at mawenzi tarn for those hiking for seven days, which is highly recommended as there is less ‘climb high, sleep low’ option.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Despite the fact that the route scenery is not as varied compared to other routes, rongai makes up for this by moving through wild area for almost the entire trail. The route does not offer huts and the camps are less frequented but they have all the crucial facilities and a rangers hut.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro After reaching the summit descent is done through marangu route, which can be an upside as you get the Mount Kilimanjaro view from both sides. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 1 MOSHI - RONGAI GATE (NALE MORU) – SIMBA CAMP

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We’ll depart from moshi to marangu gate for permit and after all the formalities we’ll head straight to rongai gate and begin our hike. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The hike will begin in by traversing though the forest which is a home to variety wildlife including black and white colobus monkey,Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro as the forest begins to thin well come to our first camp which offers an extensive view of Kenya. Elevation: 2000m/6560ft to 2650m/8700ft, Distance: 6km/4m, Hiking Time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: Montane Forest, Meals included: Lunch, Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 2 SIMBA CAMP - SECOND CAVE

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaroStart our hike after breakfast and mount to the second cave with an incredible view of kibo and eastern ice fields on the crater rim,Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro after lunch we will rest in the camp or opt to explore the surrounding area for acclimatization factor.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Elevation: 2650m/8700ft to 3450m/11,300ft, Distance: 6km/4mi, Walking Time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: Moorland, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 3 SECOND CAVE - THIRD CAVE

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro On this day we proceed with hiking to the third cave, passing along the semi desert terrain. This trekking allows you to get closer to the eastern ice fields, and their magnificent beauty. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Pay close attention to any discomfort in your body and inform your guide for any signs of altitude sickness. Elevation: 3450m/11,300ft to 3880m/12,700ft, Distance: 9km/5mi, Walking Time: 2-3 hours, Habitat: Semi-desert, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 4 THIRD CAVE - KIBO HUT

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We’ll begin our gradual climb to kibo hut and along the way we’ll join the marangu route and proceed with it to the summit. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Good preparation is mandatory; make sure your clothes, camera and headlamp is ready before going to bed. After reaching kibo, dinner will be served early and prepare for the summit climb which will start at 02:00am.Elevation: 3880m/12,700ft to 4750m/15,600ft, Distance: 5km/3mi, Hiking Time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: Alpine Desert, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    THIRD CAVE - KIBO HUT Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaroWe’ll begin our gradual climb to kibo hut and along the way we’ll join the marangu route and proceed with it to the summit.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Good preparation is mandatory; make sure your clothes, camera and headlamp is ready before going to bed. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaroAfter reaching kibo, dinner will be served early and prepare for the summit climb which will start at 02:00am.Elevation: 3880m/12,700ft to 4750m/15,600ft, Distance: 5km/3mi, Hiking Time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: Alpine Desert, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 5 KIBO HUT TO SUMMIT THEN HOROMBO HUT

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Around 2:00 am you will be woken up for an early hike to the summit. Hot tea will be served with some snacks and a strenuous hike to the uhuru peak will begin.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We will trek on the steep and snowy trail up to Gilman’s point and keep heading to uhuru peak; the highest peak in Africa.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro After reaching the peak, take some pictures and savor your victory and after that start your descent. We’ll have lunch at kibo and after that head to horombo for dinner and a night rest. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The last part of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro can be a bit challenging so make sure you are well covered, as the weather will be very cold, pay attention to your guide and do not rush.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Kibo Hut to Uhuru Peak - Elevation: 15,430ft -19,341ftDistance: 6 km/4 miles, Hiking Time: 6-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic and Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Uhuru Peak to Horombo Hut - Elevation: 19,341ft - 12,250ft, Distance: 16 km/10 miles, Hiking Time: 4-5 hours, Habitat: Heath, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 6 HOROMBO HUT TO MARANGU GATE TO MOSHI

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We’ll depart from horombo and start our descent through moorland to mandara hut.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Proceed descending through the lush green forest to marangu gate a vehicle will meet you and take you back to your hotel in moshi.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The lower parts of the mountain can be wet and slippery so trekking poles and gaiters will be helpful. Elevation: 12,205ft to 6,046ft, Distance Covered: 18km down, Time to be used: 5 - 7hrs, Meals: Breakfast & Lunch, Habitat: Rain Forest Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    MOUNT KILIMANJARO CLIMBING INCLUDED PACKAGES
  • Entry Park Fees
  • Experienced Professional Tour guide
  • taxes
  • Gate transfer
  • Crew Wages
  • Cook and Porters
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner While on Mountain
  • Sanitizer
  • Airport pick-up & Drop up & Hotel (2-nights Hotel Before & after Mountain)
  • MOUNT KILIMANJARO CLIMBING EXCLUDED PACKAGES
  • Local and International flights
  • Tips to Guide, Cook and Porters
  • Mountain Climbing Gears
  • Medical insurance
  • Visa
  • 7/6 RONGAI DAYS CLIMBING KILIMANJARO

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The rongai route also known as loitoktok route is the trail the approaches the mountain from the north side, close to the Kenyan border.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The route is still getting popular so it is less crowded compared to the southern routes.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Hiking here can be done all throughout the year as the area receives less precipitation even during rainy season.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Acclimatization is done at mawenzi tarn for those hiking for seven days, which is highly recommended as there is less ‘climb high, sleep low’ option.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Despite the fact that the route scenery is not as varied compared to other routes, rongai makes up for this by moving through wild area for almost the entire trail. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The route does not offer huts and the camps are less frequented but they have all the crucial facilities and a rangers hut. After reaching the summit descent is done through marangu route, which can be an upside as you get the Mount Kilimanjaro view from both sides.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 1 MOSHI - RONGAI GATE (NALE MORU) – SIMBA CAMP

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We’ll depart from moshi to marangu gate for permit and after all the formalities we’ll head straight to rongai gate and begin our hike.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The hike will begin in by traversing though the forest which is a home to variety wildlife including black and white colobus monkey, as the forest begins to thin well come to our first camp which offers an extensive view of Kenya.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Elevation: 2000m/6560ft to 2650m/8700ft, Distance: 6km/4mi, Hiking Time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: Montane Forest, Meals included: Lunch, DinnerKilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 2 SIMBA CAMP - SECOND CAVE

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Start our hike after breakfast and mount to the second cave with an incredible view of kibo and eastern ice fields on the crater rim,Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro after lunch we will rest in the camp or opt to explore the surrounding area for acclimatization factor.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Elevation: 2650m/8700ft to 3450m/11,300ft, Distance: 6km/4mi, Walking Time: 3-4 hours,Habitat: Moorland, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 3 SECOND CAVE - KIKELEWA CAVE

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro After breakfast, depart from the camp and walk out across moorland heading to the jagged peaks of mawenzi. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Today’s hike is short and offers magnificent view of the wilderness. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The camp will be setup in the sheltered valley near kikelewa caves at 3630m; the site is located beneath the jagged spires of mawenzi, at mawenzi tarn.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Elevation: 3450m/11,300ft to 3600m/11,800ft, Distance: 9km/5mi, Walking Time: 2-3 hours Habitat: Semi-desert, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 4 KIKELEWA CAMP - MAWENZI TARN

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro This day is specific for acclimatization and it will be spent to hiking on mawenzi ridge, Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro the unspoiled landscape offers spectacular views of kibo and mawenzi.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro After exploring the unique area you may opt to take rest or keep exploring the surrounding area. Dinner and overnight will be in mawenzi tarn. Elevation: 3600m/11,800ft to 4330m/14,200ft, Distance: 6km/4mi, Walking Time: 3-4 hours, Habitat: Semi-desert, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 5 MAWENZI TARN - KIBO HUT

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We’ll begin our gradual climb to kibo hut and along the way we’ll pass through the saddle of Kilimanjaro which is between kibo and mawenzi. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro After reaching kibo, dinner will be served early and prepare for the summit climb which will start at 02:00am.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Elevation: 4330m/14,200ft to 4750m/15,600ft, Distance: 9km/5mi, Hiking Time: 4-5 hours, Habitat: Alpine Desert, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 6 KIBO HUT TO SUMMIT THEN HOROMBO HUT

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Around 2:00 am you will be woken up for an early hike to the summit. Hot tea will be served with some snacks and a strenuous hike to the uhuru peak will begin.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We will trek on the steep and snowy trail up to Gilman’s point and keep heading to uhuru peak; the highest peak in Africa.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro After reaching the peak, take some pictures and savor your victory and after that start your descent. We’ll have lunch at kibo and after that head to horombo for dinner and a night rest. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The last part of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro can be a bit challenging so make sure you are well covered, as the weather will be very cold, pay attention to your guide and do not rush. Kibo Hut to Uhuru Peak - Elevation: 15,430ft -19,341ft, Distance: 6 km/4 miles, Hiking Time: 6-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and DinnerKilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Uhuru Peak to Horombo Hut - Elevation: 19,341ft - 12,250ft, Distance: 16 km/10 miles, Hiking Time: 4-5 hours, Habitat: Heath, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 7 HOROMBO HUT TO MARANGU GATE TO MOSHI

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We’ll depart from horombo and start our descent through moorland to mandara hut. Proceed descending through the lush green forest to marangu gate a vehicle will meet you and take you back to your hotel in moshi.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The lower parts of the mountain can be wet and slippery so trekking poles and gaiters will be helpful. Elevation:Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro 12,205ft to 6,046ft, Distance Covered: 18km down, Time to be used: 5 - 7hrs, Meals: Breakfast & Lunch, Habitat: Rain Forest, Meals included: Breakfast, LunchKilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    MOUNT KILIMANJARO CLIMBING INCLUDED PACKAGES
  • Entry Park Fees
  • Experienced Professional Tour guide
  • taxes
  • Gate transfer
  • Crew Wages
  • Cook and Porters
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner While on Mountain
  • Sanitizer
  • Airport pick-up & Drop up & Hotel (2-nights Hotel Before & after Mountain)
  • MOUNT KILIMANJARO CLIMBING EXCLUDED PACKAGES
  • Local and International flights
  • Tips to Guide, Cook and Porters
  • Mountain Climbing Gears
  • Medical insurance
  • Visa
  • Umbwe 6 days

    6 Days - 5 Nights
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    6/5 UMBWE DAYS CLIMBING KILIMANJARO

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The route is considered to be the most challenging trail on the mountain and does not provide stages for acclimatization,Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro it approaches the mountain from the south; it is short and steep and heads direct to the peak of Mount Kilimanjaro. The route receives fewer crowds because of its Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro challenging ascent, and its low success rate.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Only the experienced mountaineers are advised to hike using the umbwe route and those familiar with high altitude areas and have enough confidence on their ability to acclimatize quickly.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The accommodation available is only camping and huts are not available on the route. Descent is done via mweka route.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 1 UMBWE GATE (5249ft) - UMBWE CAMP (9,514ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The hike will begin with a 50 minute drive to machame gate and after all formalities are done we will transfer to umbwe gate passing through coffee and banana plantations.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro The strenuous and long hike will follow passing through the rainforest and onto a mountain ridge. Elevation: 5,249 ft to 9,514 ft, Distance: 11 km/7 miles, Hiking Time: 5-7 hours, Habitat: Heath Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 2: UMBWE CAMP (9,514ft) - BARRANCO CAMP (13,044ft)

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Proceed with trekking following rockier terrain with sparse undergrowth and straggly moss covered trees. Kilimanjaro can be spotted as we gain altitude. As we keep,Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro moving the path flattens and we will descend to barranco camp through the beautiful senecio forest. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Umbwe Camp to Barranco Camp, Elevation: 9,514ft to 13,044ft, Distance: 6 km/4 miles, Hiking Time: 4-5 hours, Habitat: Heath Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 3 Barranco Camp - Karanga Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We start this day by descending to the base of the intimidating barranco wall. Afterwards we hike the non – technical yet steep cliff.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro From the top of barranco we go across a sequence of hill and valleys until we descend into karanga valley. The day is short to improve acclimatization. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Elevation: 13,044ft – 13, 106ft, Distance: 5km, Hiking time: 4 -5 hours, Habitat: alpine desert Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 4 Karanga Camp- Barafu Camp

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We depart from karanga and reach the intersection which connects with mweka trail.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We then proceed to barafu hut. This will be the completion of southern route which offers a spectacular view of the summit from different angles. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Here we will rest and enjoy a tasteful early dinner as we prepare for the summit on the next day. The two peaks of kibo and mawenzi are clearly visible here.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Elevation: 13,106ft -15,331ft, Distance: 4km, Hiking time: 4 – 5 hours, Habitat: alpine desert Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 5 BARAFU CAMP (15,331ft) -UHURU PEAK (19,341ft)- MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft).

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro On this day we will push our way to the summit our trek will begin around midnight, this can a bit more physically and mentally challenging compared to the other parts of the trek.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro After reaching Stella Point (18,600ft), we will take a short rest and will be rewarded with the most magnificent sunrise you are ever likely to see (weather permitting). From Stella Point, snow may be encountered all the way on our 1-hour ascent to the summit.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Your time at Uhuru Peak, the highest point in Africa will be brief. Take as many pictures as you want, enjoy your accomplishment and then start heading back to Stella Point. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro From the summit, we will immediately start our descent straight down to the Mweka Hut camp site, stopping at Barafu for lunch. . The trail is rocky and can be quite hard on the knees; trekking poles are useful. Mweka Camp is situated in the upper forest and mist or rain can be expected in the late afternoon.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro We will later enjoy our last dinner on the mountain and take a well-earned rest. Distance: 5 km, Hiking Time: 7-8 hours, Habitat: Arctic Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    DAY 6 MWEKA CAMP (10,065ft) -MOSHI

    Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Following a well-earned breakfast, we will have a celebration with all the team and afterwards will have a three hours walk to mweka gate. Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Upon arrival at the gate you will receive your gold certificate for reaching the summit and there after head to mweka village where we will meet our driver who will take you back to your hotel for a long rest.Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro Distance Covered: 9.1km, Time to be used: 3hrs, Meals: Breakfast & Lunch Kilimanjaro climbing kilimanjaro

    MOUNT KILIMANJARO CLIMBING INCLUDED PACKAGES
  • Entry Park Fees
  • Experienced Professional Tour guide
  • taxes
  • Gate transfer
  • Crew Wages
  • Cook and Porters
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner While on Mountain
  • Sanitizer
  • Airport pick-up & Drop up & Hotel (2-nights Hotel Before & after Mountain)
  • MOUNT KILIMANJARO CLIMBING EXCLUDED PACKAGES
  • Local and International flights
  • Tips to Guide, Cook and Porters
  • Mountain Climbing Gears
  • Medical insurance
  • Visa
  • Umbwe 7 days

    7 Days - 6 Nights
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    The Challenging Route

    Day 1
    From Moshi to Umbwe cave campsite. | Umbwe route Kilimanjaro climbing

    Elevation: 1200m to 1700m to 2850m.
    Distance: 10 km.
    Hiking time: 4-5 hours.
    Habitat: Montana forest.
    Umbwe route Kilimanjaro climbing
    Umbwe route Kilimanjaro climbing | Pick up with our vehicle from the hotel, drive to Umbwe gate. Here after completing the gate registration procedures, the trek starts through the rainforest to Umbwe cave campsite where you will find all tents already setup then stop for dinner and overnight. Today you will walk across ridges and valleys into a really thick forest.

    Day 2
    Umbwe cave campsite to Barranco hut campsite. | Umbwe route Kilimanjaro climbing

    Umbwe route Kilimanjaro climbing Elevation: 2850m to 3950m
    Distance: 9 km
    Hiking time: 4-5 hours
    Habitat: Montana forest and heather
    Umbwe route Kilimanjaro climbing
    Umbwe route Kilimanjaro climbing | This day after breakfast you will trek through the remaining forest to the moorland and heath zone and you will be enjoying some wonderful views of Barranco valleys and ice cap on top of the mountain. Then you will arrive to barranco camp for dinner and overnight.

    Day 3
    Barranco Camp Acclimatization | Umbwe route Kilimanjaro climbing

    Umbwe route Kilimanjaro climbing| You will spend Day 3 exploring near Barranco Camp for much-needed acclimatization. Keep your camera handy to capture the scenery of the groundsel-clad campsite. Many trekkers rank this as their favorite camp on this trail, which another reason this is perfect spot for your acclimatization day. If you are highly confident in your body’s ability to acclimatize well, you can choose the 6-Day Umbwe Itinerary.

    Day 4
    Barranco campsite to Karanga campsite | Umbwe route Kilimanjaro climbing

    Elevation: 3950m to 3900m
    Distance: 6 km
    Hiking time: 4-5 hours
    Habitat: Moorland

    Today you will be having a short day walk and in the late morning you will start climbing Barranco wall and reach 4200m for acclimatization and continue crossing ridges and valleys to Karanga campsite for hot lunch. After lunch you will have a short rest and get another acclimatization of trekking up the screed slopes towards the Southern ice field then you will return to the camp for dinner and overnight.

    Day 5
    Karanga campsite to Barafu campsite

    Elevation: 3900m to 4620m
    Distance: 5 km.
    Hiking time: 3-4 hours
    Habitat: Alpine Desert

    Today trek up to the Barafu ridge campsite is tough because of altitude. The walking hours is few because is steep so it need slowly walk so to avoid fatigue as well as high altitude sickness. You will walk across alpine desert with strong cold wind blowing because there are no trees around as well as getting closer to the Kibo glaciers. You will have lunch and early dinner of around 1700hrs then rest until midnight when you commence you push for the summit.

    Day 6
    Barafu Camp to Uhuru Peak to Mweka Camp

    Elevation Gain: 1,295 meters
    Elevation Loss: 2,795 meters
    Walking Time: 14-16hours
    Distance: 19km

    Its summit day and you’ll be woken at 11pm for hydration, food and a quick medical check. You’re very close now; but this section of the climb is the most dangerous. You’l l be climbing a steep gradient of heavy scree in darkness through the night as the temperature drops to below freezing. But as you reach Stellar Point, something amazing begins. Imperceptibly at first, then more quickly, the sky pales to the softest blue and as you look east, the sun rises apricot, pink and gold above the cloud horizon. Tramping through iridescent ice fields burnished gold by the colours of sunrise and past impressive, impassive Rebmann and Ratzel Glaciers, look west to see the giant shadow of Kilimanjaro spreading across the plains far below you. In another hour you’ll reach Uhuru Peak. You have conquered Umbwe Route. Marvel at the glorious vista with Mawenzi silhouetted against the blue skies and the dawn clouds gliding below. There’ll be time for pictures before you make your descent via breakfast at Barafu Camp. Your journey isn’t over, yet. You’ve a long descent over loose gravel through ice-capped outcrops and down to the welcoming moorland of the lower reaches. Mweka Camp nestles in lush vegetation in the mists of the upper forest and you’ll enjoy good food and good company as your body recovers from the harsh but beautiful experience of the night before

    Day 7
    Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate to Moshi

    Elevation Loss: 1,600 meters
    Walking Time: 3-4hours
    Distance: 10km

    With Uhuru Peak a glorious memory far behind you, you’ll begin your hike back to civilisation on a full stomach. The slope here is gentler than the ascent at Umbwe, but it can be slippery so watch those knees! You’ll have time to take in the misty cloud forest and perhaps even spot a Colobus monkey or two. Arriving at Mweka Gate you’ll receive your summit certificates and there’s an opportunity to buy sodas and t shirts. Our Viva Africa Tours vehicle will take you back to your hotel in Moshi. What a difference a week makes!