Sakina Raskazone, Arusha, Tanzania

Kilimanjaro day hike – Marangu route

After breakfast at your hotel, you will meet your guide, drive to the Kilimanjaro National Park Gate (about 1 hour), register and commence the climb.

Walk through the rainforest to the Mandara encampment.  A side trip to Maundi Crater is a good way to see the surroundings including Northern Tanzania and Kenya. In the rainforest, look for towering Eucalyptus trees, bird life, and Colobus monkeys.

After lunch (provided), hike back to park gate and drive back to Moshi.

Elevation: 1860m/6100ft to 2700m/8875ft

Distance: 16km/10miles

Hiking Time: 3-4 hours up / 2-3 hours down

Habitat: Montane Forest

Suggestions on things to bring :

* Wet weather clothes.

* Hiking boots.

* Water bottle (disposable bottles are not permitted on Mt Kilimanjaro.

Inclusions :

Transport to/from the park gate (ex Moshi), park fees, guide/s & lunch boxes.