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Marangu Route Five Days Kilimanjro Clmb

Kilimanjaro Mount Info

Day 1: Begin of Mount Kilimajnaro hike
After breakfast depart for Mount Kilimanjaro National Park gate at Marangu. Start the first section of the climb through the mountain forest to Mandara Hut at 9000ft/ 2750m. Ascend for about 3 to 4 hours.
Accommodation: Mandara hut
Food Included: Picnic Lunch/Dinner

Day 2: Mandara - Horombo Hut
Leaving the forest after breakfast, you trek along a good path through open grassy moorland to reach Horombo Hut at 12000ft/3700m. 5 to 7 hours trek. Picnic lunch
Accommodation: Overnight Horombo hut
Food Included: Breakfast/Picnic Lunch/Dinner

Day 3: Horombo - Kibo Hut
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.
Accommodation: Overnight Kibo hut
Food Included: Breakfast/Picnic Lunch/Dinner

Day 4: Summit – Horombo
A very early start for the summit on steep and heavy scree up to Gilman's point at 18640ft / 5681m till you arrive on the crater rim by sunrise. Continue on to Uhuru Peak the highest point in Africa at 19340ft / 5896m.  Descend to Horombo Hut for overnight taking 7 to 8 hours ascent and 4 to 7 hours descent.
Accommodation: Overnight Horombo hut
Food Included: Breakfast/Picnic Lunch/Dinner

Day 5: Descent to gate
After breakfast descend the mountain to the park Gate (5 to 7 hours). Met by your driver-guide then transferred to your hotel.
Accommodation: Not applicable
Food Included: Breakfast/Picnic Lunch/

Package Cost Includes:
Pick up and drop off your accommodation (should be within around Moshi town and Arusha Town)
Park fees,
Rescue fees,
Camping equipment like Tent with Mattresses and sleeping bags,
Accommodation and meals on Full Board while on trek,
1 litter of mineral water per person per day,
Services of professional English speaking drivers/guide/porters and cook salaries


Package Cost Excludes:
Medical insurance, Laundry, visa, Expenses of a personal nature and tipping,
International Flights,
Tips and gratuities to driver/guide, hotel/camp and restaurant staff, room service,
Items of a personal nature i.e., telephone/internet usage, laundry, bottled water and other,
Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, etc.
Change in itinerary

 
 
 
 
 
7/31/2013
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