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The Prices Are Listed Below However We Can Negotiate.

Day 0: Pickup from either Kilimanjaro or Arusha Airport and transfer to your hotel in Arusha , Oltumure tours and Safaris  we offer our clients one free night in Arusha on Bed and breakfast / Airport pickup and drop off free .
Day 01: In the morning, we peak you from your base hotel and take a drive across the Maasai Steppe to our trailhead at the Lemosho gate at the foot of the Kilimanjaro. We start climbing through the forest to our own private camp – a gentle walk of a few hours to stretch our legs in anticipation of the long climb ahead. Overnight: Forest Camp 9000ft (FB)

Day 02 :After breakfast in the chattering forest, we start a slow walk to aid acclimatization through the forest and into the Hagenia zone, where the vegetation begins to thin out as we approach the Shira Plateau. Shira is one of the three craters of the Kilimanjaro volcanic massif, the others being Mawenzi and Kibo and from our camp we have great views of the Shira needles. Overnight: Shira Camp 11000 feet (FB)

Day 03 :After a spectacular sunrise that reveals the magnitude of the distant snow-capped crater, we slowly climb into the alpine heather zone, approaching the Kibo massif from the west, to our private camp. Today is a shorter walk allowing for further exploration of the lobelias, sceneries and other endemic plants on an acclimatizing walk for those so inclined Overnight: Heather Camp 12,500 feet (FB)

Day 04 : As the vegetation slowly thins out, we approach the Alpine Desert Zone, where few things survive except the toughest of lichens and tussock grasses and the temperatures swing between the searing heat of tropical Africa and the freezing extremes of a 19000 ft mountain. We camp in the shelter of the Lava Tower, an imposing monolith from Kilimanjaro volcanic past. Overnight: Lava Tower Camp 14,300 feet (FB)

Day 05 :In the early morning, we have sweeping views of Meru, Kibo Massif and the Western Breach the imposing wall, which constitutes our climb over the next two days. In order to aid acclimatization, we slow down the pace and walk a short distance to the base of the breach where we make our camp at Arrow Glacier. The afternoon is free for a short walk in the name of “walk high, sleep low” philosophy of sound acclimatization.
As the temperature drops we are treated to one of the finest sunsets in Africa before we climb into our tents for sleep. Overnight: Arrow Glacier Camp 15,500 feet (FB)

Day 06 :Another early start after a cold night and we face up to the imposing western Breach that looms above us. We take the non-technical ascent route climbing slowly for six hours, our path sometimes covered in the famous snows of Kilimanjaro. As we reach the top of the wall, we slowly traverse a crater before arriving at our own special camp, far higher than any other on the mountain. Here we rest up and prepare for the final push tomorrow.  Overnight Crater Camp 18,300 feet (FB) Crater Camp – Summit (19,340 feet)

Day 07 :Thanks to our careful acclimatization and slow ascent to this final camp, we are closer to the summit than any of the other climbers and do not have a grueling final day with only a final two hour hike to the crater summit and a ten minute final stretch to Uhuru Summit, the Roof Of Africa. Arriving at the summit for sunrise, we are captivated by the sweeping vistas in all directions, applauding the sheer magnitude of our achievement before we start our descent. After thrilling screed run for two hours, we follow the Mweka descent path, feeling the air thicken as we descend, as we reach Mweka Camp after a tiring but rewarding seven hour trek and 9000ft. descent. Here we celebrate our achievements amidst the thick forest reliving one of the definitive moments of our life. Overnight: Mweka camp 10,200 feet (FB)

Day 08: On the final day of the journey, climbers descend from Mweka camp to the base. The descent to the gate will take approximately 4 to 5 hours and climbers usually arrive before noon. Upon arrival at the gate, climbers will be rewarded with certificates attesting their success at climbing Mount Kilimanjaro. Thereafter, a road transfer to your base hotel.

Prices:

What Does The Prices Include? And Exclude?

Include

  • professional guide
  • Cook and potters
  • Accommodation
  • All park and conservancy fees
  • All transfers as per itinerary
  • One night accommodation in Arusha before the safari on bed and breakfast www.kamaohotel.com
  • Airport pickup
  • Airport drop off

Exclude

  • visa fees
  • Tips
  • Trekking gears
  • Items of personal nature
  • Flights tickets (International or Local)

How Can I Book This Tour?

You can book this tour by paying 25% and the balance in 30 days before the tour start.

Can I Pay On The Arrival?

 Yes it is also possible that you can pay full payments in cash on the arrival with either USD or Tanzania Shillings. However to make sure that your trip is booked it is advisable to pay even a small amount upfront, you can call us 24 Hours if you need any help

How Much Should I Tips The Staff?

Tips is highly recommend, we recommend you tip your guide 20$ a day, your cook 15$ a day and potters 10$ a day however tips has no limit, you can tip as much as you can

Is There Any Hidden Cost? 

No the price cover on what is included, there is optional part during the safari such as Maasai tribe visit, Olduvai George ect however we will clarify this during the your safari or climb brief/ orientation.

What Should I Bring For The The Climb?

Kindly feel free to contact if you need help the time your packing the gears, we will advise accordingly.

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The Prices Are Listed Below However We Can Negotiate. 

Day 0:

Pickup from either Kilimanjaro or Arusha Airport and transfer to your hotel in Arusha , Oltumure tours and Safaris  we offer our clients one free night in Arusha on Bed and breakfast / Airport pickup and drop off free. 

Day 1:

Hotel - Londorossi Gate (2360m) - Mti Mkubwa Camp (2810m) Your day starts early with a breakfast from the hotel, followed by a briefing by your head guide and then a 2-hour drive from the hotel (910m) to Londorossi Park Gate (2100m). The guides and porters prepare and pack the supplies and your equipment at the park's gate and registration. You start trekking through the rainforest until completes this day by entering to our first camp where your tent is setup with your personal belongings inside -Walking distance: 6km, 3-4hrs All meals are included.

Day 2:

Mti Mkubwa camp (2810m) - Shira 2 camp (3505m)You depart from Mti mkubwa to the second camp through heath and Moorland zone, following the shira ridge we enter vast high attitude desert plateau where the first view of Mount kilimanjaro unfold one the horizon-Walking Distance: 8km, 6-8hrs All meals are included

Day 3:

Shira camp 2 (3505m)-Moir Camp(4160m) The route now turns east into a semi desert and rocky landscape surrounding Lava Tower. We leave from Shira to Moir camp which is nested near enormous beds of volcanic rock and surrounded by rocky hills and cliffs. At the arrival of camp you enter your tent which is already set with your belongings inside-Walking Distance: 9km, 6-8hrs All meals are included

Day 4:

Moir Camp(4160m) - Barranco camp(3950m)- Acclimitization Day  After spending a night at theMoir camp today we test our acclimitization with a trek to the base of Lava tower at 4500m, following our rest we descent through senecio forest passing waterfalls that usher us in to the Barranco camp. The camp is set in the shadow of the massive Barranco wallwith easterly breezes often carrying misty cloudsfrom the Barranco Valley.-Walking distance: 5-7hrs, 7km All meals are included

Day 5:

Barranco camp(3950m) - Karanga camp(39950m) Today's task will be the 150m face of the Barranco wall. Realization of how hard the porters works will be realized as this challenging scramble provides quiet the balancing act for our crew. We arrive at the camp for a well deserved dinner and overnight -Walking distance: 3-5hrs, 5km All meals are included

Day 6:

Karanga Camp(3995m) - Barafu Camp(4600m) After breakfast with picnic lunch en route, the morning trek is slow and steady uphill hike as we enters the Arctic zone, The temperatures becomes noticieably cooler, however excitement fills our camp as we take final prepaarions for the summit day ahead. -Walking distance: 3-5hrs, 4km All meals are included

Day 7:

Summit attempts, Barafu camp(4600m) - Uhuru Peak(5895m) – Mweka Camp(3100m)  Today we face our greatest challenge, and meet the most rewarding point. A early wakeup call for preparation and light breakfast before starting the summit around 01.00hrs. Spectacular view coupled with the sunrise will warm the soul and strengthern the spirit as the iconic Uhuru peak is now on sight. After the elation of a well earned summit, we descend back to Barafu camp for a nice break and celebration before continueing to Mweka camp
-Walking Distance: 12-14hrs, 21km  All meals are included

Day 8:

Mweka Camp(3100m)- Mweka gate Descend from Mweka camp to the park gate where you are transfered back to your hotel for a well deserved shower.
-Walking Distance: 3-4hrs, 1

What Does The Prices Include? And Exclude?

Include

  • professional guide
  • Cook and potters
  • Accommodation
  • All park and conservancy fees
  • All transfers as per itinerary
  • One night accommodation in Arusha before the safari on bed and breakfast www.kamaohotel.com
  • Airport pickup
  • Airport drop off

Exclude

  • visa fees
  • Tips
  • Trekking gears
  • Items of personal nature
  • Flights tickets (International or Local)

How Can I Book This Tour?

You can book this tour by paying 50% and the balance in 30 days before the tour start.

Can I Pay On The Arrival?

 Yes it is also possible that you can pay full payments in cash on the arrival with either USD or Tanzania Shillings. However to make sure that your trip is booked it is advisable to pay even a small amount upfront, you can call us 24 Hours if you need any help

How Much Should I Tips The Staff?

Tips is highly recommend, we recommend you tip your guide 20$ a day, your cook 15$ a day and potters 10$ a day however tips has no limit, you can tip as much as you can

Is There Any Hidden Cost? 

No the price cover on what is included, there is optional part during the safari such as Maasai tribe visit, Olduvai George ect however we will clarify this during the your safari or climb brief/ orientation.

What Should I Bring For The The Climb?

Kindly feel free to contact if you need help the time your packing the gears, we will advise accordingly.

Book Now With Us And You Never Regret

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The Prices Are Listed Below However We Can Negotiate.

Day 0:

Pickup from either Kilimanjaro or Arusha Airport and transfer to your hotel in Arusha , Oltumure tours and Safaris  we offer our clients one free night in Arusha on Bed and breakfast / Airport pickup and drop off free .

Day 1:

In the morning, we depart from our base hotel at approximately 8:00 AM for the Machame village where you begin the trek. From the park entrance gate (Machame), you will walk for about two to three hours through a dense forest of fig and rubber trees, begonia flowers, and other tropical vegetation. A stop for picnic lunch will be made halfway to this evening's campsite. As you continue your ascent, you will find that the tropical forest has given way to tall grasses and giant heather. You will be walking on a ridge, to the left of which is the Semira stream, and on the right, the Weru Weru. Depending on the pace of the climbers, arrival at Machame Camp is usually between 5:00 PM and 6:00 PM. Your camp is set up near some old metal huts, which were once used for shelter. This initial stage of the climb is tranquil and relatively easy.

There is no point in rushing to get to the camp, as there is little to do there. Guides tend to recommend a slow ascent, even at this point, for gradual acclimatization. Do not try to keep up with your porters, who will usually bind ahead. Instead, take time to admire the beauty of the rainforest. Overnight: Machame Camp (10, 000 ft)

Day 2:

On this and subsequent mornings, wake-up call is at around 6:00 AM. You will be greeted with a steaming cup of tea or coffee, and weather permitting, by a fabulous view of Uhuru peak. Today's trek takes you up a steep track through a savannah of tall grasses, volcanic rock, and bearded heather. You will encounter giant groundsels as you hike through a ghostly landscape of volcanic lava, caves, and foamy streams.
Lunch will be taken just below the Shira Plateau, about three to four hours from Shira Camp. The hike to the next campsite takes approximately six hours and you should arrive between 2:00 PM and 3:00 PM.  Most climbers tend to pace themselves, walking slowly and resting about every half-hour.  Overnight: Shira Camp (12,500 ft)

Day 3:

The entire Shira Plateau greets you this morning with sweeping vistas across to Meru and the Shira Needles. A steady walk takes you up to the pass at Lava Tower (15,000 ft), where you stop to have lunch. Crossing the Bastian stream, you will begin to descend towards Barranco Camp. The descent takes you along an immense canyon called Grand Barranco. Along the way, you will see numerous waterfalls, which are fed, by streams coming from the mountain, converging here to form the Umbwe River. Your camp is set at almost the same altitude as the night before. Today's trek lasts for about six hours and arrival at camp is between 4:30PM and 5:30PM.Overnight: Barranco Camp (13,000 ft)

Day 4:

This morning you begin your hike to Barafu Camp via Karanga Camp, which is on the same altitude as Barranco Camp. You will encounter a bit of a climb at Barranco Cliff and spend the rest of the trek climbing up and down the slopes of the mountain most of the way to camp. The climbing is not considered difficult and you should arrive in time for lunch (approximately 1:00PM) having trekked for about four hours. In the afternoon you have to hike in the Karanga Valley where giant scenarios and lobelia grow; then continue with the scenic climb to Barafu which is mostly on a moraine with a view of Mawenzi peak towering majestically to the right, and overhead, Kibo peak seemingly just out of reach. The alpine desert terrain encountered at this point is mostly a mineral environment with few lichens and mosses. Climbers arrive at Barafu Camp at around 3:30PM. Climbers who choose to ascend the peak will go to bed very early this night, as the next day is the longest one. Overnight: Barafu Camp (15,200 ft). Ascent to Summit (19,430 ft) / Descent

Day 5:

You will be awakened at midnight and after a light breakfast, start climbing at around 1:00 AM. It is at this stage that the climb becomes much more difficult. Here, very few will not be suffering from altitude sickness in some form or another; and climbers should carry as little as possible on this portion of the climb. Temperatures will range from -4° to 5° Fahrenheit. Making your way up a path that is flanked by the Ratzel and Rebman glaciers, you will climb for about six hours before reaching the edge of the crater, between Stella and Hans Meyer points. Another hour of climbing brings you to the summit. Uhuru stands at 19,340 feet and is the highest point on the continent of Africa. The track around the edge of the crater is rocky and icy. Concentrate on your feet, and follow your guide very closely for this portion of the journey. The descent is no easier than the ascent. You will reach Kibo Hut after about three hours (around 11:30 AM). Climbers will be given the opportunity to rest and have some refreshments before continuing on to Mweka Camp for the night. Arriving into camp at around 5:00PM, you will have trekked a total of thirteen hours today. Overnight: Mweka Camp (10,200ft) Mweka to the Gate

Day 6:

On the final day of the journey, climbers descend from Mweka camp to the base. The descent to the gate will take approximately 4 hours and climbers usually arrive before noon. Upon arrival at the gate climbers will be rewarded with certificates attesting their success at climbing Mount Kilimanjaro and then get transferred back to your  hotel.

Inclusives:

  • 2 transfers from Moshi/Arusha to Oldonyo Lengai – return
  • 3 meals per day while trekking - vegeterian/non vegeterian
  • climb of oldonyo Lengai
  • First and last night accommodation at hotel /Arusha Bed & Breakfast
  • All fees and government levies
  • English speaking mountain guide and assistant guide
  • Porters

Price does not Include

  • Gloves, sleeping bags, sunglasses, hats, rain suits, warm jacket, heavy boots, scarfs, rain trousers.

Note: All the above items can be hired at a reasonable prices.

What Does The Prices Include? And Exclude?

Include

  • professional guide
  • Cook and potters
  • Accommodation
  • All park and conservancy fees
  • All transfers as per itinerary
  • One night accommodation in Arusha before the safari on bed and breakfast www.kamaohotel.com
  • Airport pickup
  • Airport drop off

Exclude

  • visa fees
  • Tips
  • Trekking gears
  • Items of personal nature
  • Flights tickets (International or Local)

How Can I Book This Tour?

You can book this tour by paying 50% and the balance in 30 days before the tour start.

Can I Pay On The Arrival?

 Yes it is also possible that you can pay full payments in cash on the arrival with either USD or Tanzania Shillings. However to make sure that your trip is booked it is advisable to pay even a small amount upfront, you can call us 24 Hours if you need any help

How Much Should I Tips The Staff?

Tips is highly recommend, we recommend you tip your guide 20$ a day, your cook 15$ a day and potters 10$ a day however tips has no limit, you can tip as much as you can

Is There Any Hidden Cost? 

No the price cover on what is included, there is optional part during the safari such as Maasai tribe visit, Olduvai George ect however we will clarify this during the your safari or climb brief/ orientation.

What Should I Bring For The The Climb?

Kindly feel free to contact if you need help the time your packing the gears, we will advise accordingly.

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The Prices Are Listed Below However We Can Negotiate.

Day 0:

Pickup from either Kilimanjaro or Arusha Airport and transfer to your hotel in Arusha , Oltumure tours and Safaris  we offer our clients one free night in Arusha on Bed and breakfast / Airport pickup and drop off free.

Day 1:

After completing the necessary registration formalities at Marangu National Park gate, we transfer you by a Land Cruiser to Rongai. The climb begins from the attractive wooden village of Nale Moru (1,950 m.) on a small path that wind through fields of maize and potatoes before entering pine forest. The track then starts to climb consistently, but gently through attractive forest that shelters a variety of wildlife, including the beautiful Kilimanjaro Colobus monkey. These monkeys are black with a long ‘cape’ of white hair and a flowing white tail. The forest begins to thin out and the first camp is at the edge of the moorland zone (2,600 m.) with extensive views over the Kenyan plains. [3-4 hours walking] Dinner and Overnight – Rongai Campsite.

Day 2:

The morning walk is a steady ascent up to the ‘Second Cave’ (3,450 m.) with superb views of Kibo and the Eastern ice fields on the crater rim. We then leave the main trail and strike out across the moorland on a smaller path towards the jagged peaks of Mawenzi. We then take a short but steep climb up grassy slopes and we are rewarded by superb all round views and a tangible sense of wilderness. We leave vegetation behind shortly before reaching the next camp at Mawenzi Tarn (4,330 m.), spectacularly situated in a cirque directly beneath the towering spires of Mawenzi.
The remaining part of the afternoon will be free to rest or explore the surrounding area as an aid to acclimatization. [8-10hours walking] Dinner and Overnight Cave 4 Campsites.

Day 3:  

We cross the lunar desert of the ‘Saddle’ between Mawenzi and Kibo to reach School campsite (4,750 m.) at the bottom of the Kibo crater wall. The remainder of the day is spent resting in preparation for the final ascent before a very early night![4-5 hours walking] Dinner and overnight  Kibo Campsite.

Day 4:  

We will start the final, and by far the steepest and most demanding, part of the climb by torch light around 1 a.m. We plod very slowly in the darkness on a switch bank trail through loose volcanic screed to reach the crater rim at Gillman’s Point (5 685 m.) We will rest there for a short time enjoy the spectacular sunrise over Mawenzi. Those who are still feeling strong can make the three hour round trip to Uhuru Peak (5,896 m) passing close to the spectacular glaciers and ice cliffs that still occupy most of the summit area. The descent to Kibo (4,700 m) is surprisingly fast and after some refreshment, we continue the descent to reach our final campsite at Horombo (3,720 m). [11-15 hours walking] Dinner and Overnight – Horombo Campsite

Day 5: 

A steady descent takes us down through moorland to Mandara Hut (2,700m.), the first stopping place at the Marangu route. We then continue descending through lovely lush forest on a good path to the National Park gate at Marangu (1,830 m.). You will find your vehicle waiting here. [5-6 hours walking) Road Transfer to Arusha.

Prices include

  • professional guide
  • Cook and potters
  • Accommodation
  • All park and conservancy fees
  • All transfers as per itinerary
  • One night accommodation in Arusha before the safari on bed and breakfast www.kamaohotel.com
  • Airport pickup
  • Airport drop off

Prices exclude

  • visa fees
  • Tips
  • Trekking gears
  • Items of personal nature
  • Flights tickets (International or Local)

How Can I Book This Tour?

You can book this tour by paying 25% and the balance in 30 days before the tour start.

Can I Pay On The Arrival?

 Yes it is also possible that you can pay full payments in cash on the arrival with either USD or Tanzania Shillings. However to make sure that your trip is booked it is advisable to pay even a small amount upfront, you can call us 24 Hours if you need any help

How Much Should I Tips The Staff?

Tips is highly recommend, we recommend you tip your guide 20$ a day, your cook 15$ a day and potters 10$ a day however tips has no limit, you can tip as much as you can

Is There Any Hidden Cost? 

No the price cover on what is included, there is optional part during the safari such as Maasai tribe visit, Olduvai George ect however we will clarify this during the your safari or climb brief/ orientation.

What Should I Bring For The The Climb?

Kindly feel free to contact if you need help the time your packing the gears, we will advise accordingly.

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The Prices Are Listed Below However We Can Negotiate.

Day 0:

Pickup from either Kilimanjaro or Arusha Airport and transfer to your hotel in Arusha, Oltumure tours and Safaris we offer our clients one free night in Arusha on Bed and breakfast / Airport pickup and drop off free .

Day 1:

Marangu Gate (1980m) - Mandara hut (2700m)After breakfast at your hotel in the morning you meet the crew and have a quick briefying and introduction then afterwards you drive to Marangu gate(about 30minutes from Moshi and 1.30hrs from Arusha) after registration you start your trek through fascinating rain forest and arrive at the hut later in the day Walking distance:4-5hrs,8km

Day 2:

Mandara hut (2700m) - Horombo hut (3720m) After breakfast, follow the ascending path through the alpine – meadow. The altitude begins to change and slowdown your pace while enjoying the flora and the view of Mawenzi and Kibo peaks. Arrive at the Horombo Hut 12km from Mandara. Meals and overnight at the hut. Walking distance:6-8hrs,12km

Day 3:

Horombo hut (3720m) - Kibo hut (4700m) After breakfast, resume the climb, the landscape becomes rugged and rocky. Lobelias begin to appear. Climb to Kibo Hut. Meals and overnigh at the hut. (15,520ft) Walking distance: 6-8hrs, 10km

Day 4:

SUMMIT ATTEMPT!! Kibo hut (4700m) - Uhuru Peak (5895m) - Horombo hut (3720m)
The beginning of the last ascent is made in the wee hrs of the morning while the scree is still frozen. Climb the very steep part of the route to GILMANS POINT (most difficult and tiring part). UHURU PEAK is reached within an hour's walk along the crater rim. (19,344ft). Start the walk along the craters rim. (19,344ft). Start the descent to Horombo hut for overnight
Walking distance: 6-8hrs to summit, 6km. back to hut4-5hrs, 16km

Day 5:

Horombo Hut (3720m)- Marangu Gate (1980)  Return to the Hotel in Arusha for well deserved shower and rest.

What Does The Prices Include? And Exclude?

Include

  • professional guide
  • Cook and potters
  • Accommodation
  • All park and conservancy fees
  • All transfers as per itinerary
  • One night accommodation in Arusha before the safari on bed and breakfast www.kamaohotel.com
  • Airport pickup
  • Airport drop off

Exclude

  • visa fees
  • Tips
  • Trekking gears
  • Items of personal nature
  • Flights tickets (International or Local)

How Can I Book This Tour?

You can book this tour by paying 25% and the balance in 30 days before the tour start.

Can I Pay On The Arrival?

 Yes it is also possible that you can pay full payments in cash on the arrival with either USD or Tanzania Shillings. However to make sure that your trip is booked it is advisable to pay even a small amount upfront, you can call us 24 Hours if you need any help

How Much Should I Tips The Staff?

Tips is highly recommend, we recommend you tip your guide 20$ a day, your cook 15$ a day and potters 10$ a day however tips has no limit, you can tip as much as you can

Is There Any Hidden Cost? 

No the price cover on what is included, there is optional part during the safari such as Maasai tribe visit, Olduvai George ect however we will clarify this during the your safari or climb brief/ orientation.

What Should I Bring For The The Climb?

Kindly feel free to contact if you need help the time your packing the gears, we will advise accordingly.

Book Now With Us And You Never Regret

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