10 Days Mountain Kilimanjaro Hiking Tour
The 10 Days Mountain Kilimanjaro Hiking Tour takes you on Mountain Kilimanjaro Climbing Adventure to the stunning summit of Uhuru.
|Day 1: Transfer-Kilimanjaro Airport-Arusha||Day 6: Transfer-Lava Tower|
|Day 2: Transfer-Mountain Meru||Day 7: Proceed-Arrow Glacier|
|Day 3: Transfer for a Nature Walk/ Trek||Day 8: Transfer-Crater Camp|
|Day 4: Explore-Shira Plateau||Day 9: Hike-Uhuru peak (Summit)|
|Day 5: Trek to the Moir Camp||Day 10: Departure-Arusha|
Day 1: Transfer-Kilimanjaro Airport-Arusha
Upon arrival at the Kilimanjaro International Airport, you will be welcomed, briefed and picked up by our Driver Guide who will transfer you to explore Arusha National Park.
Explore the Park and after break off for lunch then later on proceed on Tour around the busy Arusha Town. When finished transfer to your lodge/ hotel for relaxation, Dinner and Overnight. Mount Meru Hotel, Green Mountain Hotel, Arusha Backpackers Hotel.
Day 2: Transfer-Mountain Meru
Have breakfast this morning then with the essential equipment, transfer for orientation about the hiking experience to Meru Africa’s 5th highest Peak.
En-route you will spot various primates like the the black and white Colobus Monkeys and wildlife i.e duicker, bushbuck, buffaloes and brilliant bird species. Dinner and Overnight Mount Meru Hotel, Green Mountain Hotel, Arusha Backpackers Hotel.
Day 3: Transfer for a Nature Walk/ Trek
Wake up have breakfast and later enjoy a guided nature walk through the Montane mossy jungle forest watching Colobus monkeys, bird species, species of flora and fauna. After your walk, transfer to the Campsite to spend the night.
Day 4: Explore-Shira Plateau
Wake up have breakfast and transfer on a remarkable hike through the forest before traversing into the sub alpine hagenia zone where you will enjoy views of the stunning scenery.
After your views proceed to the Shira Plateau which will offer you sightings of many wildlife animals. Dinner and Overnight at Shira Camp, Simba Farm Lodge.
Day 5: Trek to the Moir Camp
Wake up have breakfast and transfer across the Shira Plateau following the trail up the Western Slope of the Kibo Massif.
In the Upper Heath Zone, the snowy summit emerges in the morning then in the late afternoon the summit glitters. After your transfer, you will proceed to the Moir Camp for relaxation, Dinner and Overnight.
Day 6: Transfer-Lava Tower
Wake up have breakfast then transfer along the Massif hiking through the Alpine Zone where hard rocks and grasses exist. You will camp at the Lava Tower a volcanic plug which projects approximately 300 feet into the Air.
Day 7: Proceed-Arrow Glacier
Wake up have breakfast then hike for a few hours to the base of the Western crack then make a Camp near the Arrow Glacier at 15,700 feet. Relax at the Camp as you enjoy stunning views at the Sunset high above the clouds and the stunning Glaciers.
Day 8: Transfer-Crater Camp
Wake up have breakfast then transfer on your hike towards the Summit and the Crater Camp which is the highest Campsite along Mountain Kilimanjaro at 18,865 feet Above Sea level and 475 feet below the Summit. When you reach the Camp, you will rest, have Dinner and Overnight.
Day 9: Hike-Uhuru peak (Summit)
Wake up have breakfast then transfer to the Summit where you will climb about 1,000 feet and you will arrive at 9:00 am.
You will be 19,340 feet Above Africa watching the various snow capped Peaks and sky. You will take numerous photos to keep for memories then descend steeply via the Mweka Route to the Barafu Camp where you will have lunch and resting.
Day 10: Departure-Arusha
Wake up have breakfast then hike into the Rain Forest downwards the Mweka Gate a continuous descent of 4.500 feet. When you reach the Bottom, you will transfer back to Arusha Town to rest in the hotel/ lodge or to Arusha International Airport to board your flight back home.
- Transportation to and fro
- Expert, English-speaking local driver/guide
- All accommodations while on tour
- Meal as indicated in the itinerary
- Park Entrance fees
- All Activity Fess included in the tour itinerary
- Pre-tour briefing and itinerary document, maps and postcards
- International flight and Visas
- Personal insurance
- Drinks, tips and gratuities
- Personal expenses (laundry, souvenirs, etc.)
- Extra items