7 Nights / 8 Days
Kilimanjaro National Park
Kilimanjaro – Moshi
Pick up from Kilimanjaro airport.
Pick up from Kilimanjaro airport. Transfer to Moshi Town Early evening pre-climb briefing on the trek Overnight at Sal Salnero Hotel
Moshi – Machame
After breakfast transfer to Kilimanjaro National Park Gate at Machame
Start the first section of the climb through the mountain forest to Machame Campsite at 10000ft/3000m. Approximate walking time is 5 to 7 hours.
Meals and overnight at Machame camp.
Follow the steep ridge across heath and moorland to picnic rock and the Shira plateau, to Shira Campsite at 12500ft/3800m (approx. 5 to 7 hours). Meals and overnight at Shira camp.
Continue ascending past the last water point traversing the saddle between Kibo and Mawenzi to Kibo Hut at 15000ft/4700m. Walking takes approximately 5 to 7 hours.
Dinner and overnight Kibo hut
After breakfast cross the floor of the Great Barranco Valley, over the Barranco wall to the Karanga River - the last water point on this route. A steep climb over rocky slabs to Barafu Campsite at 15500ft/ 4600m (8-9 hours) Dinner and overnight at Barafu camp
An early start for the summit - Uhuru Peak, which is the highest point in Africa at 19340ft/5896m (6 to 7 hours Descend via Barafu Campsite through the forest to Mweka Campsite at 10000ft/3000m Meals and overnight at Mweka Camp
Descend to gate
After breakfast descend through to the park gate at Mweka Wildlife College ( 3 to 4 hrs) Met and transferred to Moshi Town Dinner and Overnight at Protea Aishi Machame Hotel (HB)
Breakfast at Mountain Inn Later transfer to Kilimanjaro airport for your onward flight
End of Service