The Kilimanjaro climb Machame Route 7 Days is the best trekking option for the experienced and non experienced trekkers. There is no prior deep knowledge required to tackle this route. What is required is your physical and psychological readiness that you will smash Kilimanjaro by any means. We usually encourage our climbers by asking this question to them: "If the 10 & 65 years old managed to climb Kilimanjaro up to 5895 meters, why not you?". Our guides are ready to make your Kilimanjaro hike/Serengeti Safari very fantastic, enjoyable and 100% successful at very reasonable price.
Day 0: Arrival day in Moshi by flight through Kilimanjaro International Airport or by Arusha airport or by buses from Dar Es Salaam/Nairobi and other cities.
We will be waiting for you at the airport or anywhere else agreed. Briefing will be done by your trekking guides in your hotel after arrival.
Day 1: Machame Gate to Machame Camp (Full Board)
The climb starts from Machame gate (1830 meters) to Machame Hut (3,000 meters): It takes 6-7 hours walking.
Day 2: Machame Camp to Shira Camp
Climbing Kilimanjaro tours from Machame Hut to Shira Camp (3,840m): 4-6 hours walking.
Day 3: Shira Camp to Lava Tower to Barranco Camp
The distance is 10 kilometers, climbing time 6.5 to 8 hours.
Day 4: Barafu Camp to Karanga Camp
Barafu Camp to Karanga Camp covers 5 kilometers and it takes up to 5 hours to get at the camping site.
Day 5: Karanga Camp to Barafu Camp
From Karanga Camping area to Barafu Camp site 4.6 kilometers and 4-5 hours on walking.
Day 6: Barafu Camp to Summit then to Mweka Hut.
We will wake up in the midnight together with you (head lamps are mostly helpful for this hike). Barafu Camp to Summit to Mweka Hut elevation (15,300ft to 19,345ft and down to 10,000ft). Distance is 5 kilometers ascending / 12 kilometers descending, climbing duration: 7-8 hours ascending / 4-6 hours descending.
Day 7: Mweka Hut to Mweka Gate to Moshi in your personal hotel to proceed with other timetable. If you still have time we can prepare a day tour to Arusha national park for you to enjoy the natural wildlife with Bayango Tours for Safari, Kilimanjaro climbing, Zanzibar beaches and cultural tours or any other Tanzania Tours.
Kilimanjaro Climbing dates:
Group climbs: Available in all dates from January to December.
Joining group: Available in all dates from January to December
Individual climbs: Available in all dates from January to December
If you're not sure with your Kilimanjaro climbing dates, just give a shout to us and we will reserve your date at no extra costs. We will find a suitable climbing group to match with your dates in any month.
Kilimanjaro climb include:
1. All government taxes
2. Mountain Guides,
3. Professional, experienced porters & cook
4. Park fees
5. Rescue fees
6. All meals while on the Mountain
7. Arrival and Departure transfers
8. Guides, Porters, cook salaries
9. Mess tents with table and chairs
10. Large portions of fresh, healthy, nutritious food:
11. Clean, purified drinking water
12. Crisis management and safety procedures
13. Insurance and ethical treatment of porters
14. Transfers from/to hotel to/from the starting point
Excludes items for: Kilimanjaro climbing
1. Tanzania Visa: $50 per person on arrival
2. Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)
3. Optional Tours (short/long safari after your climb etc)
3. Tips and any items of personal nature