Kilimanjaro Trekking Marangu Route Overviews
7 Day Kilimanjaro Trekking Marangu Route will start from marangu gate after processing the permit start walking at this Coca-Cola route through Mountain rain forest to Mandara Hut and then to moorland to Horombo and final you will reach the walk to Kibo hut.
Kilimanjaro Trekking Marangu Route Details
DAY1: ARRIVAL-ARUSHA FOR Dinner & Overnight
Pick up from Kilimanjaro Airport after the arrival time of your flight and transfer to Arusha for D/O. Proceed with early evening pre-trekking briefing at your lodge. Dinner and overnight stay at IMPALA HOTEL(HB) Or similar
DAY2: ARUSHA – MARANGU HUT
After morning breakfast drive to Marangu gate as from 0800hrs which is 1800m above the sea level. After processing the permit start walking at this Coca-Cola route through Mountain rain forest to Mandara Hut 2700m from the sea level for dinner and overnight stay. It covers a distance of 7km which takes 3-4 hours. D/O at MANDARA HUT.
DAY 3: MANDARA-HOROMBO
After breakfast start walking through health and moorland to Horombo hut 3700m from the sea level with picnic lunch boxes on the way. Dinner and Overnight stay at Horombo hut (distance of 9 km which takes 5-6 hours of trekking). D/O at HOROMBO HUT.
DAY 4: HOROMBO – KIBO
After breakfast we start our walk to Kibo hut which is 4700m obove the sea level at 8 am. On this day we walk through the saddle and in the apline climate. Dinner and overnight stay at Kibo hut. The walking takes 5-6 hours and covers a distance of 5-9kms.
DAY 5: KIBO – HOROMBO
At midnight after light preparation we start our final ascend to Gilman’s point 5635metres from the sea level then proceed to Uhuru peak before we descend to Kibo camp for hot lunch and then proceed to Horombo hut for dinner and overnight stay. It takes 10-12hours walking which covers a distance of 7-8kms.
DAY 6: HOROMBO – MARANGU GATE
After breakfast we descend to Marangu gate via Mandara hut for clearance and being given a certificate as a sign of conquering the highest peak of Africa. Drive back to Arusha for dinner and overnight stay at the Hotel STEREO HOTEL/ IMPALA HOTEL(BB)/ airport led for departure.
DAY 7: DEPARTURE
After breakfast leave the hotel for light shopping then transfer to the Kilimanjaro International Airport for departure/ Start your safari program depending on your arrangements.
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