Day 1: Nairobi - Moshi. Board Riverside shuttle bus or Davanu shuttle bus from Nairobi airport or city center at 08:00 hrs and proceed to Arusha arriving at 1300hrs. Depart for Moshi at 1400hrs arriving at 15:30hrs. Dinner and overnight at a hotel in Moshi or (Pick up from Kilimanjaro airport and transfer to hotel in Moshi)
Day 2: Moshi - Forest Caves. After breakfast drive to Kilimanjaro National Park gate at Umbwe for starting the climb. From here hike within the forest through a narrow ridge between Umbwe and Lonzo rivers reachin Bivouac No. 1 (known as Forest Caves at 2850m - Camp and overnight.
Day 3: Forest Caves - Barranco Hut. The Path continues following the ridge, then leaving the forest through open moorlands to reach Barranco Hut at 395m. Camp and overnight.
Day 4: Barranco Hut - Barafu Hut. This day stars off with a steep climb out of Barranco valley crossing Karanga Valley and finally reaching Barafu Hut at 4600m. Camp overnight.
Day 5: Barafu Hut - Mweka Camp. Early morning start to reach the crater rim at Stella point, continuing to Uhuru Peak at 589m. Descend to Mweka Camp.
Day 6: Mweka Camp - Moshi. The day is spent in descending down to the park Gates - Overnight at hotel.
Day 7: Moshi - Nairobi. Board shuttle bus to Nairobi or start a Tanzania safari.
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