ITINERARY BY DAY
Day 00: Arrival: Arrival at JRO (Time & Flight to be advised)
Arrival to Kilimanjaro International Airport, meet and greet by Authentic Africa Adventure officials and Transfer toMoshi or Arusha then briefing and the kit check to all climbers just to ensure that they have all the required climbing gears.
Dinner and Overnight at Kilimanjaro Wanders Hotel – HB (Dinner, Bed and Breakfast only)
www.kilimanjarowanders.com ( Moshi)
Day 1: Transfer from Moshi to Marangu gate then walks to Mandara Hut
Pick up at your hotel in Arusha or Moshi and drive to Marangu gate, we will spend about two hours for registration, payments of fees and final parking. Start climbing through dense semi-tropical to the first hut- Mandara hut (9,000ft).
Dinner and an overnight stay at Mandara Hut – All meals included
Day 2: Mandara Hut to Horombo Hut
Breakfast; ascend through the alpine meadow, and grassland and moorland to Horombo hut (12,000ft). Both Mawenzi and Kibo peaks can be viewed easily on the way.
Dinner and overnight at Horombo Hut – All meals included
Day 3 & 4: Horombo Hut to Kibo Hut
Breakfast; further ascending to Kibo hut (15,000ft), the landscape becomes very stony and eroded. Spectacular mountain vegetation like giant cactus, groundswell and lobelia appear on the way.
Dinner & overnight at Kibo Hut – All meals included
Day 4 or 5: Kibo Hut to Uhuru Peak
Wake up at midnight, and after a snack, proceed to the summit through Gilman’s point (18,640ft). It is about 5-6hours and 1-2 hours from Kibo hut to Gilman’s point and from Gilman’s point to Uhuru Peak (19,340ft) respectively, thus reaching the peak in the early morning of the fifth day and start descending after picture taking on the top to Horombo Hut for diner and an overnight after a short break.
Dinner & overnight at Horombo Hut – All meals included
Day 5 or 6: Kibo Hut to Marangu Gate
After breakfast descend from Horombo Hut to Marangu gate. The waiting car will take you to Moshi or Arusha for next extension.
Celebration Dinner and Overnight at Point Zone Resort or Similar in Arusha – HB (Dinner and Breakfast only)
Day 6 or 7: Arusha (Flight to Home)
Breakfast at the Lodge / Hotel,
Transfer to Kilimanjaro International airport for our flight back home.
NB: This morning the safari extenders will start their programs to the parks or Zanzibar.
Price & Accommodation Options
- This tour can be arranged to accommodate your budget plan
Mount Kilimanjaro Includes