Marangu Route

Experience East Africa

Day One

Arrive Kilimanjaro airport. At the airport, you will go through the Immigration process – US$ 100.00 PP Visa Fee
- there after proceed to Springland Hotel or similar bed& breakfast.

Day Two

After breakfast you will be transferred to Marangu gate the drive takes about 1 hour] passing through the villages of Marangu, which is located on the lower slopes of the mountain. Once you reach the park gate, you will be
register with park office & start the hike for about 5 hours (12 kilometers) in the natural forest to arrive Mandara Hut
2700meters in the late afternoon for dinner and overnight.

Day Three

Early morning breakfast and thereafter make a 6hour walk (15 kilometers to Horombo hut 3700meter. The walk is
very gentle through the moorland and heather zone, in well-defined party. Picnic lunch will be provided enroute,
dinner and overnight at Horombo hut.

Day Four

After breakfast starts the ascent to Kibo hut. The hike is for 6hours (15 kilometers) through the moorland and "The
saddle", passing the last water point on the mountain. Picnic will be enroute, dinner and overnight at Kibo hut 4700
meters.

Day Five

Wake up at mid-night and set off for the summit- UHURU PEAK 5896 meters. The hike passes via Hans Meyer cave, Gillman's point and Stella point. This walk takes 8hours to Uhuru peak on skee and ice; 3Hours to descend to Kibo hut and another 3 descend to Horombo for overnight.

Day Six

After breakfast, you continue the descent, passing Mandara Hut down to the park gate where successful climbers will be awarded certificates of achievement having made it to the top! You will meet your transfer vehicle to the Springland Hotel for overnight, Bed & Breakfast.

Day Seven

After breakfast and transfer directly to the airport for your flight home.



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