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7 Days Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing - Machame Route

Machame Gate | Shira Camp | Barranco Camp | Karanga Valley | Barafu Camp | Uhuru Peak | Mweka Gate

Machame Gate | Shira Camp | Barranco Camp | Karanga Valley | Barafu Camp | Uhuru Peak | Mweka Gate

Tour Includes
  • Return transport from Arusha/Moshi to Mount Kilimanjaro
  • Use of our professional Mountain Guides/potters
  • Accommodation in Mountain Huts/tents where applicable
  • Three meals a day while on the mountain
  • All park entrance fees and Taxes
Tour Excludes
  • All your climbing gears
  • Personal insurance
  • Personal spending money
  • Tips for guide, porter, and cook.

Itinerary in Pictures

7 Days Climb Mount Kilimanjaro Safari Itinerary

Day 1: Pick up Arusha / Transfer  Machame Gate

We will pick you up from your hotel in Arusha at 0800 and drive to the Machame Gate. After registration and clearances, begin your trek through a spectacular forest area, reaching Machame Camp after 6 or 7 hours. There you will have dinner and overnight (2,700M- 8,856 Ft).

Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner

Day 2: Climb Shira Camp

After a short descent, you will begin your trek towards Shira Cathedral. Continuing on, you will pass by a superb bivi cave, just before arriving at Shira Camp, at 3,700 M (about 12,025 Ft), where you will have dinner and overnight. Today’s climb is about 5-6 hours. Start about 8:30 and trek until about 1:30.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner

Day 3: Climb Barranco Camp

Trek from Shira camp to Baranco Camp via Lava Tower. Starting from 8 Am until 1:30 PM. You will have dinner and overnight at Baranco Camp. During the day you will climb to 4,200 M (13,650 Ft), then descend to 3,950 M (about 11,850 Ft) at Baranco Camp for overnight. 

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, and dinner

Day 4:  Climb Karanga Valley

Trek from Baranco Camp starting at about 8:30 AM to Karanga Valley, 4,100 M (about 13,325 Ft.). You will arrive at about 11:30 AM. 
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, and dinner

Day 5: Climb Barafu Camp

Beginning about 8:30 AM, trek to Barafu camp, 4,550 M (about 14,788 Ft), arriving at about 12:30 PM., where you will remain until your final ascent to the top. 

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, and dinner

Day 6: Climb Uhuru Peak

Shortly after midnight, arise and begin the final ascent to Uhuru Peak. You will then begin your ascent to Uhuru Peak, 5,896 M (about 19,620 Ft) about 12:30 AM, and arrive at the summit at sunrise, about 7 AM. You will descend to Mweka Camp 3,100 M (9,300 Ft). 

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, and dinner

Day 7: Down Mweka Gate

After completing your descent to Mweka Gate, arriving by about noon. You will receive your Summit Certificate and transfer back to your hotel. 

Meal Plan: Breakfast, and Lunch 

Climbing price & No. of Persons

all seasons Private Climb

Standard Price

Accommodations on Mountain Hut or tents

1 Person - $ 1,650

2 Persons - $ 1,460 pps

3 Persons - $ 1,450 pps

4 Persons - $ 1,440 pps

5 Persons - $ 1,430 pps

6 Persons - $ 1,420 pps

Tailormake this tour

A tailormade tour will put you in control of what you would like to do and experience in your safari to Africa. The above is just an indication of what an itinerary can be like.

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