4 Days Mount meru Trekking

Mount Meru is the best for acclimatization prior to Mount Kilimanjaro climbing; The Mountain is the third highest peak in Africa and is the second highest mountain in Tanzania at 4,568m.
The mountain is located within Arusha National Park, Tanzania’s gem. This prime location gives trekkers the chance to spot some of the wildlife that inhabits the area.

per adult from

$1,384

NZD

Duration

5 days

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  • What's included :
    • 5x Breakfast
    • 5x Dinner
    • 4x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 5 nights
    • Entry/Admission - Mount Meru
    What's excluded :

    • Day 1: Arrival and Trafer to the lodge on Bed and breakfast

      Stop At: Arusha, Arusha, Arusha Region
      Arrive anytime at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO). We will arrange a private transfer from Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) to Arusha Safari Lodge, where the rest of the day is at leisure. We stay at Arusha Safari Lodge, 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.
      Dinner and overnight at Arusha Safari Lodge: Bed, dinner and Breakfast-included.
      Duration: 2 hours

      Meals included:
      • Breakfast
      • Dinner
      Accommodation included: Arusha Safari Lodge

      Day 2: Arusha Safari Lodge - Meriakamba hut on Full Board.

      Stop At: Mount Meru, Arusha National Park 00255 Tanzania
      We drive from 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.
      Elevation (m): (1,387 m to (1,500 m)
      Elevation(ft): 4,921 ft) to 3,000 ft )
      Distance: 10 km
      Hiking Time: 4-6 hours
      Habitat: Montane Forest.

      Duration: 6 hours

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

      Day 3: Miriakamba Hut - Saddle Hut on Full board

      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
      Elevation(m): 2,514 m to 3,570 m
      Elevation(ft): 8,250 ft to 11,712 ft
      Distance: 8 km
      Hiking Time: 3-5 hours
      Habitat: Forest and Moorland.

      Duration: 5 hours

      Meals included:
      • Breakfast
      • Lunch
      • Dinner
      Accommodation included: Saddle Hut

      Day 4: Sumit Day on Full board

      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 ridgeline 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.
      Elevation (m): 3,570 m to 4,565m to 2,514m
      Elevation (ft): 14,977ft to 11,712 ft to 8,250ft
      Distance: 5 km up 13 km down
      Hiking Time: 10 – 12 hours
      Habitat: Alpine Desert Moorland and Montane forest.
      Duration: 12 hours

      Meals included:
      • Breakfast
      • Lunch
      • Dinner
      Accommodation included: Meriakamba Hut

      Day 5: Meriakamba hut to Momela gate and Proceed to Arusha Hotel on Full board

      Stop At: Arusha, Arusha, Arusha Region
      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 pick you to Arusha at Karama Lodge. For next Plan (Option) to do short Safari or fly to Zanzibar.
      Elevation(m): 2,514 m to 1,500 m to 1,387 m
      Elevation(ft): 4,921 ft to 8,250 ft to 4,921ft
      Distance: 10 km
      Hiking time: 2-4 hours
      Habitat: Montane Forest
      Dinner and overnight at Arusha Safari Lodge: Bed, dinner and Breakfast-included.

      Duration: 4 minutes

      Meals included:
      • Breakfast
      • Lunch
      • Dinner
      Accommodation included: Arusha Karama Lodge
    • Departure Point :
      Traveler pickup is offered
      All Hotels in Arusha and MoshiAirports
      • Kilimanjaro International Airport, Kilimanjaro Airport Rd, Tanzania
      • Arusha Airport, Arusha, Tanzania
      Departure Time :
      7:30 AM
      Return Detail :
      -
      Hotel Pickup :
      • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
      • Wheelchair accessible
      • Infant seats available
      • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
      • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
      • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
      • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
      • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
      • 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 experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
      • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
      • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
      • Face masks required for guides in public areas
      • Face masks provided for travelers
      • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
      • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
      • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
      • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
      • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
      • Guides required to regularly wash hands
      • Regular temperature checks for staff
      • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
      • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
      • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
    • 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 - Guide, English - Written

    Age Req.

    -

    Fitness Req.

    None

    Group Size

    15

    Organised by Borderless Tours and Safaris Ltd

    Activity ID: V-144903P14

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