4 Day Mount Meru Climbing

It's Unique because it will take you through Mount Meru in which is the third highest peak in Africa and is the second-highest mountain in Tanzania at 4,568m.
The mountain is located just within Arusha National Park, Tanzania’s gem. This location gives trekkers the chance to view some of the wildlife that inhabits the area. The ascend is quite steep, the route to the summit passes over streams, through parkland, montane forest, a giant heather zone, and moorland.

per adult from

$1,483

NZD

Duration

5 days

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  • What's included :
    • 4x Breakfast
    • 5x Dinner
    • 5x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 5 nights
    • Parking Fees
    • Entry/Admission - Mount Meru
    What's excluded :
    • Landing and facility fees

  • Day 1: Arrival day in Moshi/ Arusha

    Stop At: Mount Meru, Arusha National Park 00255 Tanzania
    Arrive anytime at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO). We will arrange a private transfer from Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO). To Arusha at Ilboru Safari Lodge or Keys Hotel Moshiwhere the rest of the day is at leisure. We stay at Ilboru Safari Lodge, or Keys Hotel Moshi which is beautifully located on the slope of Mt. Meru and is a perfect place to prepare for your adventure.
    We will gather in the hotel for a pre-climb briefing and an equipment check.
    We will also confirm you have the appropriate mandatory medical coverage and travel insurance
    Duration: 8 hours

    Meals included:
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight at Ilboru Safari Lodge

    Day 2: Leave /Moshi Arusha Meriakamba Hut

    Stop At: Mount Meru, Arusha National Park 00255 Tanzania
    Marking the second day of our itinerary: 4 Day Mount-Meru Climb. We drive from Ilboru Safari Lodge in Arusha to Momela Gate. After a short registration at the Gate, our walk will begin with full armed ranger escorting us, simply we can see along the way the wild animals including elephants, zebras, and giraffe, monkeys, antelope, and often elephants along the route.
    Dinner and overnight night at Miriakamba Hut.
    Momela Gate to Miriakamba Hut (2500 m.): 5-7 hours walking.
    Duration: 7 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: overnight night at Miriakamba Hut

    Day 3: Saddle Hut

    Stop At: Mount Meru, Arusha National Park 00255 Tanzania
    The walk from Miriakamba Hut to the saddle below Little Meru is a short day but a steep climb.
    The walk will take us slowly along the ridge for a spectacular view of the Meru Crater and the impressive Ash Cone.
    After hot lunch at Saddle Hut we can make a short climb to the summit of Little Meru (3,820m) for superb views just before sunset.
    Dinner and overnight night at Saddle Hut
    Miriakamba Hut to Saddle Hut (3500 m.): 3-5 hours walking.
    Duration: 5 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: overnight night at Saddle Hut

    Day 4: Saddle Hut to the summit to Miriakamba Hu

    Stop At: Mount Meru, Arusha National Park 00255 Tanzania
    We start early at around 1:30 a.m. to climb steeply to Rhino Point (3,800 m.) and on to Cobra Point (4350m). We reach the summit (4,566 m) on time for sunrise there is a possibility to see Kilimanjaro Peak above the clouds. The final part of the climb is along a spectacular narrow ridge line between the sheer inner cliffs and the sloping outer wall of the crater.
    We take a short rest and brunch at Saddle Hut before continuing the descent to the Meriakamba Hut.
    Saddle Hut to the summit to Miriakamba Hut: 10-12 hours walking.
    Duration: 12 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight at Miriakamba Hut

    Day 5: Meriakamba Hut to Momella Gate to Arusha

    Stop At: Mount Meru, Arusha National Park 00255 Tanzania
    We take a short and fast descent way through open grassland and mixed forest, with the possibility of seeing wildlife before reaching Momella Gate in the late morning.
    The returning transfer will be waiting at Momella Gate to Arusha at Ilboru Safari Lodge.
    Miriakamba Hut Momella Gate: 2-3 hours walking. our program: 4 Day Mount Meru Climb ends.
    Duration: 3 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight at Ilboru Safari Lodge.
  • Departure Point :
    Kaloleni Road, Kaloleni Rd, Arusha, Tanzania
    Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Abakombe Tours & Safaris

Activity ID: V-243189P10

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