7 Days Mount Kilimanjaro- Marangu Route

The Marangu route, also known as the "Coca-Cola" route, is the oldest, most well established route on Kilimanjaro. This is the only route which offers sleeping huts in dormitory style accommodations in lieu of camping. There are 60 bunk beds each at Mandara and Kibo Huts, and 120 bunk beds at Horombo Hut.

per adult from

$3,160

NZD

Duration

7 days

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

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  • What's included :
    • 6x Breakfast
    • 5x Dinner
    • 5x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 6 nights
    • 2 way Shuttle bus transfer: Nairobi- Moshi - Nairobi or 2 way KIA transfers
    • 2 transfers from Moshi to Marangu park gate -return
    • First and Last night accommodation at Buffalo hotel/Similar hotel in Moshi -Bed and Breakfast.
    • All park entrance fees and government levies
    • Porters- a maximum of 2 per client.
    What's excluded :
    • Gloves, Sunglasses, Sleeping bag, Hats, Rain suits, Warm Jacket, Heavy boots, Rain Trousers, Tents

  • Day 1: Nairobi-Moshi

    Stop At: Moshi, Moshi, Kilimanjaro Region
    Boards shuttle bus from Nairobi at 0800 hrs and proceed to Arusha arriving at 1300hrs. Depart for Moshi at 1400hrs arriving at 1530hrs. Dinner and overnight at a hotel in Moshi or (Pick up from Kilimanjaro airport and transfer to hotel in Moshi) ON Bed and breakfast.
    Duration: 4 hours

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Buffalo hotel/Similar hotel in Moshi

    Day 2: Marangu Gate (1980m) - Mandara hut (2700m)

    Stop At: Mandara Huts, Tanzania
    Hiking time: 5 hours
    Distance: About 12 km's
    Habitat: Montane forest Moorland

    After breakfast, start the climb through fascinating rain forests till you reach the first hut Mandara. Meals and overnight at the hut. (9,000ft).

    Duration: 5 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight at Mandara hut

    Day 3: Mandara hut (2700m) - Horombo hut (3720m)

    Stop At: Horombo Huts, Tanzania
    Hiking time: 6 hours
    Distance: About 15 km's
    Habitat: Moorland

    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. (12,520ft).

    Duration: 6 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight at Horombo hut

    Day 4: Horombo hut (3720m) - Kibo hut (4700m)

    Stop At: Kibo Hut - School Hut Trail, Tanzania
    Hiking time: 6 hours
    Distance: About 15 km's
    Habitat: Alpine desert

    After breakfast, resume the climb, the landscape becomes rugged and rocky. Lobelias begin to appear. Climb to Kibo Hut. Meals and overnight at the hut. (15,520ft)

    Duration: 6 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight at Kibo hut

    Day 5: Summit Attempt! Kibo hut (4700m) - Uhuru Peak (5895m) - Horombo hut (3720m)

    Stop At: Uhuru Peak, Tanzania
    Hiking time: 8 hours to Uhuru
    6 hours to descend to Horombo
    Distance:6 km's ascent - 21 km's descent
    Habitat: Stone scree and ice-capped summit

    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.

    Duration: 8 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight at Horombo hut

    Day 6: Horombo hut (3720m) - Marangu Gate (1980m)

    Stop At: Moshi, Moshi, Kilimanjaro Region
    Hiking time: 6 hours
    Distance: About 27 km's
    Return to a hotel in Moshi. After lunch, have a good rest, meals and overnight at your hotel.

    Duration: 6 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Buffalo hotel/Similar hotel in Moshi

    Day 7: End

    Stop At: Nairobi, Nairobi
    After breakfast, depart for your next destination, which is optional, either:
    (a) The National Park (This can be arranged)
    (b) Kilimanjaro International Airport
    (c) Arusha Town
    (d) Nairobi via border town Namanga arriving at 6.30 Pm

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick up available from airbnb and private apartments Airports
    • Arusha Airport, Arusha Tanzania
    • Kilimanjaro Airport, Kilimanjaro National Park Tanzania
    Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • 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 tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • 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 Gracepatt Safaris

Activity ID: V-45313P92

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