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Kilimanjaro Climbing and Trekking on Marangu Route, Tanzania and Kenya

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 7 - 8 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 100 people
Destination(s): Tanzania   Kenya  
Specialty Categories: Hiking & Trekking  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 1560 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 1560 US Dollar (USD)

Trek up the Marangu route which is the easiest and shortest route to Kilimanjaro's summit and is known as the coca cola route. This route is usually done in 5 days but you can do it in 6 days for better acclimatization. You can spend your extra days resting at Horombo or climbing to a basecamp below Kibo's sub peak Mawenzi.

Day 1: Morning shuttle to Moshi.
Dinner and overnight at Spring-lands Hotel.

Day 2: Transfer from your hotel to the Kilimanjaro National Park Gate at Marangu.
From here you trek through the lush forest to Mandara hut (2750 m). Overnight stay.

Day 3: Leaving the forest, you trek along a good path through open grassy moorlands to reach Horombo Hut (3700 m). Stay overnight.

Day 4: Continue ascending, past the 'Last Water' point, to reach the saddle, a dry area between the peaks of Kibo and Mawenzi. Overnight at Kibo Hut. (4700 m).

Day 5: An early start for the stiff walk up steep and heavy scree to reach Gillman's point (5681 m) in time for sunrise.

From here it is possible to continue to Uhuru peak (6896 m), the highest point in Africa. Afterward descend to Horombo hut. Stay overnight.

Day 6: Descend to the park gate, from where you are transferred back to your hotel. Dinner and overnight.

Day 7: Breakfast at spring-lands hotel. You then take the shuttle back to Nairobi.

Member discount:
10% discount for InfoHub customer. Request a free gift certificate.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Price Includes:
- Two night accommodation at the base hotel
- Porters and guides
- Park fees
- Rescue fees on the mountain
- All meals on the mountain.

About This Supplier
Location: Kenya
Joined InfoHub: May 2005

Everything you've heard about Kenya and Tanzania is true! At M05010 our mission is to ensure that visitors to these countries have the best time of their lives. Established with a clear vision to promote Kenya and Tanzania as premium destinations, M05010 currently handles incoming groups and individual tourists,...

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