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Ecotourism Options » KILIMANJARO CLIMB MACHAME ROUTE

KILIMANJARO CLIMB MACHAME ROUTE

6 DAYS-5 NIGHTS

DAY 1 : Transfer from Arusha/Moshi to Machame gate (about 50 mins). After about an hour of registration, start climb along a clear trail through plantation and natural forest, thereafter a narrow forest path follows to the Machame Camp (alt.3000m).

DAY 2 : After breakfast ascend through the forest steep ridge passing through heather and open moorlands, and crossing a large gorge to Shira Camp (alt.3800m).

DAY 3 : After breakfast, ascend to Lava tower with packed lunch ascend the way to Baranco, then descend slowly to Baranco Camp (alt 3900 m) for dinner and overnight.

DAY 4 : After breakfast leave Baranco hut for Barafu hut (alt 4600 m), pass through the last water drop at Karanga valley on the way up. Overnight at Barafu Camp.

DAY 5 : Wake up at midnight, and after a small snack, start ascending to Uhuru Peak (alt.5895m) through the Stella point, then after reaching the summit, head down to Mweka Camp (alt.3000 m) for dinner and overnight.

DAY 6: After breakfast with a packed lunch descent to Mweka gate after saying good bye to your porters/guide transfer to Arusha/Moshi for your overnight.
END OF THE TREK

EXTRA DAY FOR ACCLIMATIZATION AT BARANCO OR SHIRA ROUTE DEPENDING ON HOW FIT THE CLIENTS ARE: USD 170 PER PERSON PER DAY.
NOTE: 5 PAX THE PRICE HAS INCREASED AS YOU WILL BE USING A ADDITIONAL SUPPLY VEHICLE.