KILIMANJARO - MACHAME ROUTE

Trek the amazing Machame Route to the summit of Mt Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest point.

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CONQUER THE HIGHEST PEAK IN AFRICA - MOUNT KILIMANJARO

Trek the amazing Machame Route to the summit of Mt Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest point. At high altitude, it's a challenging journey through uniquely varied terrain. Camp out at night and enjoy incredible scenery along the way. Then at the very top of Uhuru Peak, rising 5,896m above sea level, feel the exhilaration of achievement and marvel at the incredible views.

START: Marangu, Tanzania
FINISH: Marangu, Tanzania
STYLE: Basix
THEME: Trekking
TOUR CODE: YKXA
PHYSICAL RATING: 5/5
MINIMUM AGE: 15
GROUP SIZE: Min 1, Max 12

WHY YOU'LL LOVE THIS TRIP

• Size up mighty Mt Kilimanjaro from the lush tropical surrounds Marangu.
• Travel with a group of experienced guides and porters with 1 guide for every 2 passengers.
• Spy hiding monkeys and colourful bird species flitting through the rainforest.
• Spend a night camped out on the Shira plateau.
• Marvel at the Hiem, Kersten and Rebmann glaciers.
• Catch a dazzling sunrise from Stella Point on your way to summit Africa's highest mountain peak.
• We are an official partner of IMEC’s Kilimanjaro Porters Assistance Project (KPAP). This means all of our climbs have been assessed and scored based on a number of criteria, all of which are designed to ensure the proper treatment of porters on the Mountain.

IMPORTANT NOTES

1. Passenger Self Assessment Form required for this trip.
2. A single supplement is available on all nights of this trip, subject to availability. Please see your booking agent for further information.
3. Parts of your trip go above 2800 metres / 9200 feet where it is common for travellers to experience some adverse health effects due to the altitude.
4. Please arrange your flights to arrive at Marangu hotel before 4pm on Day 1 in order to attend the very important pre-climb briefing and information session.

From

$ 3,960 USD

p/person in a twin share room

*Prices may vary depending on seasonality*

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