Tanzania the way it should be - embarking
on one of the country's world renowned
safaris AND climbing Africa's mightiest
mountain: Mount Kilimanjaro . Truly hitting
the highlights of ALL Tanzania has to
offer, visit the diversity of Africa's
wildlife in an important handful of national
parks - Arusha, Serengeti, Lake Manyara,
and the self-contained seasons of the
N'gorongoro Conservation Area. After taking
in the wildlife, trek to the top of Mount
Kilimanjaro via the Marangu Route - the
most popular route through due to it being
the easiest route to reach the summit
and its daily endpoints being numerous
huts along the way.
Combining a Kilimanjaro
trek and a Tanzania Camping or Lodge safari
gives you an exiting peak adventure toping
with wildlife in some of the finest parks
in East Africa , the Ngorongoro
,serengeti and Lake Manyara parks. You
go back home with Africa's pride with
shuttle bus from Nairobi at 0800 hrs and
proceed to Arusha arriving at 1300hrs.
Depart for Moshi at 1400hrs arriving at
1530hrs. Dinner and overnight at a hotel
2: After breakfast, start the climb
through fascinating rain forests till
you reach the first hut Mandara. Meals
and overnight at the hut. (9,000ft).
3: After breakfast, follow the ascending
path through the alpine · meadow.
The altitude begins to change and slowdown
your pace while enjoying the flora and
the view of Mawenzi and Kibo peaks. Arrive
at the Horombo Hut 12km from Mandara.
Meals and overnight at the hut. (12,520ft).
4: After breakfast, resume the climb,
the landscape becomes rugged and rocky.
Lobelias begin to appear. Climb to Kibo
Hut. Meals and overnight at the hut. (15,520ft)
5: The beginning of the last ascent
is made in the wee hrs of the morning
while the scree is still frozen. Climb
the very steep part of the route to GILMANS
POINT (most difficult and tiring part).
UHURU PEAK is reached within an hour's
walk along the crater rim. (19,344ft).
Start the walk along the craters rim.
(19,344ft). Start the descent to Horombo
hut for overnight
6: Return to a hotel in Moshi. After
lunch, have a good rest, meals and overnight
at your hotel.
7: Depart Moshi about 9:00 a.m drive
to Lake Manyara Park. Lunch at Twigacampsite,
then afternoon game drive in Manyara Park.
dinner and overnight at camp or lodge
8: After breakfast morning game drive
in Manyara Park again. Lunch at the
camp then drive to camp for dinner and
9: After breakfast drive to Serengeti
via Ngorongoro Crater and Olduvai
Gorge for picnic lunch. Game drive enroute.
Dinner and overnight camp or lodge
10: After breakfast drive back to
Ngorongoro Crater for game viewing intothe
Crater. Lunch, and then late afternoon
drive back to Manyara camp or lodge for
dinner and overnight.
11: After breakfast drive slowly to
Moshi via Snake Park.
12: Depart Moshi for your shuttle
is 2250US$ per person 2015 rates
2 way Shuttle bus transfer: Nairobi- Moshi
2 transfers from Moshi to Marangu park
3 meals per day while trekking - Vegetarian/Non-Vegetarian
5 days Kilimanjaro trek- Marangu
4 nights accomodation in Huts while trekking
First and Last night accommodation at
YMCA Moshi -Bed and Breakfast.
All park entrance fees and government
English speaking mountain Guide and assistant
Porters- a maximum of 2 per client.
camping fee, entry fee, crater service,
cook, drive guide, petrol and food
( three meals a day).
This price does not include Tipping,
before and after safari/cilmb and drinks.
2012 Joining dates for mount Kilimanjaro
kilimanjaro climbing routes and prices
marangu route - from 1250US$
Machame Route - from 1350US$
Umbwe route- from 1450US$
Rongai route -from 1450US$
lemosho Route - from 1750US$
climb 8 days Marangu route with extra
day of acclimatisation at Hormbo Hut
Mt Kilimanjaro Machame route With extra
day of acclimatisation
at Karanga Valley
-from 1450US$ per person
Kilimananjaro Trek Marangu Route combined
with a Tanzania Safari from 1890US$
Kilimananjaro Machame Route combined with
a Tanzania Safari from 1920US$ per