Climb Mt Kilimanjaro
7 days from £1,471
Embark on an unforgettable climb to the summit of Africa’s highest peak on this 7 day Kilimanjaro trek. Journey through alpine deserts and rugged mountain slopes and spend your evenings in traditional mountain huts. You’ll hike with a team of local guides, porters and cooks, who’ll carry your luggage and prepare your evening meals. After a tough climb, your reward is a sensational sunrise from Uhuru Peak. Truly unforgettable.
What you get
Day 1: Arrive in Tanzania
Fly into Kilimanjaro International Airport and make your way to Moshi, where you'll meet your group and tour leader.
Day 2: The climb begins
Drive to the Marangu Gate and begin your hike through the lush forests of the lower Mandara escarpment.
Day 3: Horombo Hut
Trek through the upper rainforest and pass through alpine heather and moorland to the Horombo Hut.
Day 4: Kibo Hut
Venture across the alpine desert landscape, passing between the Kibo and Mwenzi peaks. Spend the night in Kibo hut.
Day 5: The summit
Leave the hut at midnight and begin the climb to the summit. Watch a burning orange sunrise from the highest point in Africa. Trek back to Horombo hut, where you'll spend the night.
Day 6: Return to Moshi
Trek back down the mountain slopes, passing by small villages and lush plantations. Visit a co-operative that supports the education of local women before returning to Moshi.
Day 7: Trip ends
Your trip ends in Moshi this morning. Head to the airport or stick around for some more Tanzanian exploration.
Accommodation & Meals
- 6 nights accommodation
- 2 nights in shared hotel rooms
- 4 nights in mountain huts
- 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches and 4 dinners are included.
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You should fly into Kilimanjaro International Airport on day 1 and make your own way to the starting accommodation in Moshi by taxi. The trip ends back in Moshi on day 7.