Multi-Day Tour

Mt Kilimanjaro Trek - Marangu Route (7 days)

G Adventures Inc.

Moshi To Moshi

Valid for Departures: 10 Jun 2018 - 27 Dec 2020

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Moshi
None None
Day 1 Moshi: Arrive in Moshi and head to the hotel. Attend a pre-departure meeting with the local guide to go over last minute details of the trip. Additional Notes: Please note: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable, to make alterations. On Day 1 of the tour you will be advised of any amendments. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2
Moshi/Mandara Huts
None Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 2 Moshi/Mandara Huts: Most days the hiking will begin early in the morning, with hikes of around 5 to 6 hours. The guides will set a moderate pace, so as to allow for time to acclimatize to the altitude changes. Guides will continually repeat the words, “pole pole” (po-ly, po-ly), which means “go slowly” in Swahili. Included Activities: Marangu Gate to Mandara Hut Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 3
Mandara Huts/Horombo Huts
None Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3 Mandara Huts/Horombo Huts: Hike through the heather and moorland zone to Horombo Hut. Included Activities: Mandara Hut to Horombo Hut
Day 4
Horombo Huts/Kibo Huts
None Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 4 Horombo Huts/Kibo Huts: Proceed onto the Kilimanjaro Saddle, through a desertlike alpine zone, to Kibo Hut. Included Activities: Horombo Hut to Kibo Hut
Day 5
Kibo Huts/Horombo Huts
None Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 5 Kibo Huts/Horombo Huts: Night hike to the summit via Stella Point. Appreciate the beautiful sunrise from the roof of Africa, then descend back to Horombo Hut. Included Activities: Kibo Hut to Summit Summit to Horombo Huts Camp
Day 6
Horombo Huts/Moshi
None Breakfast, Lunch
Day 6 Horombo Huts/Moshi: Transfer by shuttle bus to Moshi. Time to relax, take a shower, and celebrate with a drink. Cheers to climbing Mt Kilimanjaro! Before dinner, you will be welcomed and congratulated on your climb by the mamas of the Moshi Women’s Cooperative, a project supported by G Adventures. They will present you with a gift and a certificate to remember all your efforts on the mountain. Included Activities: Horombo Huts Camp to Marangu Gate Moshi Women's Cooperative Visit Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 7
Moshi
None Breakfast
Day 7 Moshi: Tour ends at approximately 8:00 am.

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At 5,895 m (19,340 ft), Mt Kilimanjaro is Africa's highest peak and this adventure along the Marangu Route will get you to the top safely, quickly, and with your budget in mind. Overnight in mountain huts and awake ready to conquer the slopes. As a leader in Kili treks, we'll take you to new heights in adventure on your way to the roof of Africa. Affectionately known as the "Coca-Cola Route" due to its popularity, Marangu covers forests, moorlands, and "the Saddle" (a high-altitude desert), o...

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G Adventures is an adventure travel pioneer offering the widest selection of affordable small group tours, safaris and expeditions all over the world. Founded by entrepreneur owner Bruce Poon Tip in 1995 and powered by an international team of passionate change makers, G Adventures was the first adventure travel company to offer 100% guaranteed departures in 2013. With nearly 700 itineraries and 110,000 travelers each year, G Adventures' award-winning trips put travelers on a first-name basis with the planet’s people, cultures, landscapes and wildlife. For more information, please visit: www.gadventures.com.

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