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5-Day Marangu Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Tour Package

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5-Day Marangu Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Tour Package

About this tour package

The 5-Day Marangu Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Tour Package is a thrilling adventure that takes you to the highest peak in Africa, Mount Kilimanjaro. This package is designed for those who seek the challenge of conquering the mountain via the Marangu Route, also known as the "Coca-Cola" route. For five days, you'll experience the diverse landscapes of Kilimanjaro and the exhilaration of reaching its summit.

Overview of the 5-Day Marangu Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Tour Package

This climbing package offers a comprehensive journey through the Marangu Route, the oldest and most well-established route on Kilimanjaro. You'll trek through lush rainforests, alpine moorlands, and barren desert landscapes, culminating in the snow-capped summit of Uhuru Peak. Along the way, you'll encounter a variety of wildlife, marvel at the unique flora, and soak in the breathtaking views of the African plains below. The package includes all meals, accommodation in mountain huts, and the services of professional mountain guides and porters.

Itinerary of the 5-Day Marangu Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Tour Package

Day 1: Marangu Gate to Mandara Hut

The journey begins at Marangu Gate, where you'll start your ascent through the lush rainforest. The trail to Mandara Hut covers approximately 8 km and takes about 4-5 hours. You'll be captivated by the diverse flora and fauna, the sound of chattering monkeys, and the sight of the towering trees.

Day 2: Mandara Hut to Horombo Hut

Leaving Mandara Hut behind, you'll trek through the moorland zone to Horombo Hut. This leg of the journey covers approximately 12 km and takes about 6–8 hours. The landscape changes dramatically, with the dense rainforest giving way to low shrubs and the towering Kibo peak coming into view.

Day 3: Horombo Hut to Kibo Hut

The trail from Horombo Hut to Kibo Hut is a challenging trek across the alpine desert. Covering approximately 10 km in 6–8 hours, you'll experience the stark beauty of the barren landscape, the thinning air, and the awe-inspiring views of Mawenzi Peak.

Day 4: Kibo Hut to Uhuru Peak to Horombo Hut

The summit day begins in the early hours of the morning. The steep ascent to Uhuru Peak is the most challenging part of the climb, but the reward is the breathtaking sunrise over the African plains. After reaching the summit, you'll descend back to Horombo Hut for a well-deserved rest.

Day 5: Horombo Hut to Marangu Gate back to Moshi/Arusha

The final day of the 5-day Marangu route Kilimanjaro climbing package is a descent through the rainforest to Marangu Gate. You'll have a chance to reflect on your incredible achievement as you make your way back to Moshi or Arusha.

Welcome to the 5-Day Marangu Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Package

We warmly welcome you to embark on this unforgettable adventure with us. The 5-Day Marangu Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Tour Package promises a journey of discovery, challenge, and achievement. We look forward to guiding you to the roof of Africa!