5 Days Trek in Mount Meru from Arusha

Meru is often overlooked as many people aim for Kilimanjaro. However, as a pre Kilimanjaro acclimatization trip, or those that are looking to add another beautiful high altitude peak to their portfolio of peaks, it comes very highly recommended also signs and possible sightings of wildlife on foot, afro montane forest, less busy than Kilimanjaro, excellent bird life and game drives in Arusha National Park. One of the most under rated hikes in Tanzania, East Africa.

per adult from

$1,765

NZD

Duration

5 days

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • 4x Dinner
    • 4x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 5 nights
    • Entry/Admission - Miriakamba Hut
    What's excluded :
    • Any items of a personal nature

  • Day 1: Arrive at Kilimanjaro Airport And Transfer To Your Hotel

    Stop At: Arusha Region, Arusha Region
    Arrive anytime at your lodge or hotel based in the heart of Arusha, Northern Safari Circuit of Tanzania. With prior arrangement, airport pickups with a private transfer from Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) or arrive in Arusha by shuttle from Nairobi. We will gather in the evening for a pre-climb briefing and an equipment check. We will also confirm if you have the appropriate mandatory medical coverage and travel insurance
    Duration: 12 hours

    Meals included:
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight at a hotel of a luxury scale of your choosing. e.g Five Star, Four Star, Three Star.

    Day 2: Mount Meru/ Miriakamba

    Stop At: Miriakamba Hut, Tanzania
    Around 0830hrs you will be transfered to Arusha National Park. At the Momella gate we will finish registration formalities before setting off with your guide and armed ranger – there is abundant wildlife in the forests! The forest section is especially scenic with strangler figs and the possibility of seeing buffalo grazing in one of the clearings. In the late afternoon we reach a viewpoint before heading onto Miriakamba hut for dinner. Stay overnight Miriakamba hut on F/B basis
    Duration: 12 hours

    Meals included:
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight at Miriakamba Huts

    Day 3: Mount Meru/ Saddle Hut

    Stop At: Arusha National Park, Arusha National Park, Arusha Region
    We set off from Miriakamba initially still in the forest zone but in a few hours as we reach Saddle hut for lunch in the alpine desert zone. In the afternoon a walk to the summit of Little Meru can be taken for stunning views before heading back to Saddle Hut for dinner. Stay overnight at Saddle Hut on F/B basis.
    Duration: 12 hours

    Meals included:
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight at Mount Meru Saddle Huts

    Day 4: Mount Meru/ Miriakamba

    Stop At: Arusha National Park, Arusha National Park, Arusha Region
    We rise early and our hard work is rewarded at dawn as the sun rises to the East. Kilimanjaro is normally clearly seen from here and the sheer cliffs of the crater fall dramatically 1000 feet or more. We return back and after some brunch at Saddle Hut, we continue down to Miriakamba hut for dinner. Stay overnight at Miriakamba hut on F/B basis.
    Duration: 12 hours

    Meals included:
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight at Miriakamba Huts

    Day 5: Mount Meru/ Miriakamba (Back To Arusha)

    Stop At: Arusha National Park, Arusha National Park, Arusha Region
    The final section takes up to 3 hours to return to our vehicles where we say farewell to our crew and have time for a short picnic lunch and game drive before returning to Arusha for a well deserved shower. Stay overnight at the hotel in Arusha on B/B basis
    Duration: 4 hours

    Meals included:
    • Lunch
    Accommodation included: Back to your hotel in Arusha town for overnight and breakfast.
  • Departure Point :
    Arusha, Tanzania
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We love our travelers very much and therefore travelers should make sure they make all the necessary communication with the reservations office. This will make it very much easier for the company to meet the travelers preferences adequately. Karibu Tanzania, Karibu Wild Oak Adventures !Airports
    • Kilimanjaro International Airport, Kilimanjaro Airport Rd, Tanzania
    • Arusha Airport, 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
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a strong physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    • 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
  • 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

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Wild Oak Adventures

Activity ID: V-276841P4

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