We suggest machame route because it is scenery and beauty route up Kilimanjaro.There are less people on machame route and hence it is private. It is moderately easier where a climber get acclimatization time.Acclimatization will enable your body to become used to Kilimanjaro weather. Climbing kilimanjaro need successful well trained, professional and experienced Mountain Guides will assist you attain your dreams. Welcome!
- Machame route – Mount Kilimanjaro
- Total hiking distance: About 100 km.
This is probably the most beautiful route up Kilimanjaro. All your equipment and supplies are portered and a cook prepares all your meals. Where an accommodation on the Marangu route is in huts, the Machame route offers strictly tents only.
Tour Itinerary: Here are outlines below;
Breakfast, drive from your hotel in Moshi/Arusha to Machame gate (about 45 min.). After about an hour of registration and park fees payments, start climbing along a clear trail through plantation and natural forest, thereafter a narrow forest path follows to the Machame hut (9,900 ft), B.L.D.
Day 2: Breakfast, ascending through the forest, steep ridge passing through heather and open moorlands, and crossing a large gorge to Shira hut (12,600 ft).
The distance is about 5-6 hours.
Day 3: After breakfast, we will ascend to Lava tower (15,180 ft) with lunch on the way to Baranco, then descend slowly to Baranco hut (12,850 ft) for dinner and overnight, B, L ,D.
Day 4: After breakfast, we leave Baranco hut for Barafu hut (14,910ft). We will pass through the last water drop at Karanga valley on the way up. Overnight Barafu hut, B, L, D.
Day 5: Wake up at midnight, and after a small snack, start ascending to Uhuru Peak through the Stella point (18,640 ft), then after reaching the summit, we will head down to Mweka hut () for dinner and overnight, B, L, D.
Day 6: After breakfast, we will head down to Mweka gate with lunch packet, and the waiting vehicle will take you to your hotel in Moshi/Arusha, B, L. For success, comfort kilimanjaro trekking trips, contact us: For climbing kilimanjaro on any other route you like, also contact us.
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