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Umbwe Route

offered by supplier M18764 (read about supplier)

Key Information:
Tour Duration: 7 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 20 people
Destination(s): Tanzania  
Specialty Categories: Mountain/Rock Climbing  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 200 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 2000 US Dollar (USD)

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival, transfer to hotel, Dinner and Overnight.

Day 2: Ascent begins at the park gate (5,906 ft / 1800m) with a trek through the forest to first Machame Camp (9,843 ft/3000m) for overnight camping.

Day 3: Crossing of the little valley and up the steep rock ridges, turning west to a river gorge, reaching Shira Camp (12,664 ft / 3860m) for a camping over night.

Day 4: Ascend towards the east turning south to the glacier streams to Barranco Camp (acclimatization point) for overnight camping.

Day 5: Ascent up to Barafu Camp (15,092 ft / 4600m) overnight camping.

Day 6: Early start for the summit Uhuru Peak highest point in Africa (19,341 ft /5895m), thereon descend down to Mweka Camp (10,171 ft / 3100m). Overnight .

Day 7: Descend to Mweka Gate (5,906 ft / 1800m), drive back to Moshi (1,903 ft / 850 m). Dinner and overnight at hotel.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

About This Supplier
Location: Tanzania
Joined InfoHub: Oct 2008

M18764 is owned and run by Mr. Paul Harun. He was born in Shinyanga near Lake Victoria. After completing the primary and secondary school he specialized in environmental topics finishing a year in the Environmental Care College of Dar es Salaam. Paul graduated from Moshi's Royal Tourism and Hotel Management...

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