Camping Safaris

Mt Kenya


Safari & Summit


The majestic mountain where you can enjoy being on the roof of Africa. Kilimanjaro, with its three volcanic cones, Kibo, Mawenzi, and Shira, is a dormant volcano in Kilimanjaro National Park, Tanzania and the highest mountain in Africa at 5,895 metres or 19,341 feet above sea level.
Enjoy hiking the slopes of Kilimanjaro, with views of Mawenzi and Mt Meru. Enjoy watching the sunrise on the roof of Africa.

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DAY 1: Depart from Nairobi to Marangu, Tanzania via Arusha. Check in at hotel (budget) for overnight.

DAY 2: From Marangu gate trek through rain forest to the Mandera hut (2750mts)

DAY 3: After an hour’s ascent, emerge from the forest to open moorland and the first views of Kibo. Continue across moorland to the Horombo Hut complex (3700mts)

DAY 4: Up again past the last water source to emerge on the saddle – a spectacular high altitude desert. Then on past Mawenzi to an overnight stop at Kibo Hut (4700mts)

DAY 5: Early scramble up the scree to Gilmer Point and then continue up to Uhuru ,the highest peak in Africa (5896mts). Descend to Horombo for overnight

DAY 6: Descend to the park gate and return to your destination


Price - 6 days Marangu - Marangu

1 person
2 persons
4 or more persons

1500 USD
1400 USD per person
1200 USD per person

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Day 1: Early departure from Nairobi and drive to Namanga on the Kenya-Tanzania border. Continue through to Arusha and check-in at the Hotel for Lunch dinner and overnight

Day 2: Drop off at Machame roadhead and start hiking through the forest to the Machame hut.(300mts)

Day 3: Ascend a steep ridge through moorland then follow a gorge to gain the Shira plateau and the Shira hut (3800mts)

Day 4 : Head up to Wera lava tower before branching off to Barranco Hut (3900mts)

Day 5: Back to the branch off before ascent to the next camp at Barafu Hut (4600mts)

Day 6: At early ascent to the crater rim then another hour's climbing to Uhuru peak (5896 mts)
Down to Baraafu Hut for breakfast and descend through moorland then through the rain forest belt to the gate, lunch and return to your destination.


Price - 7 days climb Kilimanjaro, Machame–Mweka

1 person
2 persons
4 or more persons

1865 USD
1540 USD per person
1400 USD per person


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