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ITINERARY

 

Day

Place

Details

1.

Arusha

On

arrival in Kilimanjaro, you will be met and transferred to your hotel in Arusha for the night. In the evening, meet your guide to be briefed on your excursion, and hire equipment if required. Relax, focus and prepare before having dinner at the hotel
Meals: D
Accommodation : Your selected hotel in Arusha

2.

Machame Camp

You are transferred to the Kilimanjaro National Park Gate at Machame for the first section of the climb. Climbing Kilimanjaro begins here where you will walk through the lush rainforest to Machame, which is at about 3000 m above sea level for your overnight camping (6-7 hours).
Meals: FB

3.

Shira Camp

After breakfast a shorter walk starts by climbing up a steep ridge to reach a small semi-circular cliff known as Picnic Rock. Enjoy the views and scenery until crossing a large gorge to reach Shira Camp where you will overnight. This walk takes about 4-6 hours taking you to a height of 3800 m.
Meals: FB

4.

Barranco Camp

Heading eastwards towards Kibo, you will cross a broad valley and continue climbing to a ridge crest. Enjoy the views, take a break and then cross to Scree slopes and a river valley before reaching Kilimanjaro Barranco Campsite. This will take about 5-7 hours to a height of 3900 m where you will spend the night.
Meals: FB

5.

Barafu Camp

The path climbs steeply out of the Barranco Valley , crosses the Karanga River which is the last water point on this route climbing Kilimanjaro. This is a steep climb over rocky slabs to Barafu Campsite to your overnight camping site at a height of 4600 m. This has stunning views of the ice fields. Before you fall asleep, know you are nearly there!
Meals : FB

6.

Mweka Camp

You start climbing at about 1 am to reach the crater rim in time for sunrise. After taking in the amazing view you then walk to Uhuru Peak , the highest point in Africa . (6-7 hours, 5896 m) From here you will descend via Barafu Campsite through the forest to Mweka Campsite to stay overnight and relax after a long, but worthwhile climb. (5-7 hours, 3000 m).
Meals : FB

7.

Arusha

Descend through the forest to the Park gate at Mweka Wildlife College (4-6 hours) were you will be met and transferred to your hotel for dinner and overnight stay. With a feeling of achievement relax and unwind for the night.
Meals : FB
Accommodation : Your selected hotel in Arusha

8.

Day of Departure

You spend your day at leisure or you can connect with a safari, or with your flight/ onwards journey.
Meals: B


Notes:

The tour operates daily.
Tips - whilst discretionary, it is customary to give tips to guides and porters after the climb. Climbers are advised to budget USD60 - USD100 per climber (not per crew) for this purpose.

What to Pack: Anorak, mittens, balaclava, snow goggles or ski sunglasses, scarf, 3 pairs warm trousers, sweaters, 6 pairs warm socks, thermal underwear, waterproof layer, sun proof hat, comfortable boots, sun cream, small first-aid kit, knapsack, and water bottle.

The rate Includes Transfer from Kilimanjaro Airport/ Arusha and return.