Day 1: Arrive Moshi
Upon arrival at Kilimanjaro airport you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel. Meet your climbing guide for briefing and final gear check. Stay overnight at your hotel in Moshi.
Day 2: Moshi – Mandara hut (9,020ft/2750m)
After breakfast leave the hotel for the Kilimanjaro National Park gate at Marangu for entry registration then start the trek to Mandara hut through thick rain forest. Have packed lunch at a picnic site along the trail. Dinner and retire for the day at Mandara hut.
Day 3: Mandara hut – Horombo hut (12,200ft/3720m)
After breakfast, ascend through moorland heading to the next night stop at Horombo hut. Have packed lunch at a picnic site along the trail. Dinner and retire for the day at Horombo hut.
An extra day for acclimatization can be added by staying another night at Horombo hut. The day is spent on a hike to Mawenzi hut and back in the evening.
Day 4: Horombo hut – Kibo hut (15,420ft/4700m)
Walk up, across the saddle, to Kibo Hut. Have packed lunch at a picnic site along the trail.
Dinner and rest till Midnight
Day 5: Kibo hut -Summit (19,340ft/5895m) – Horombo hut
Have a cup of coffee/tea and start the midnight trek to the summit via Gilman’s Point. Reach the summit, Uhuru peak, have a short period of photo taking then descend to Kibo Hut for breakfast/Brunch and a little rest. Continue down to Horombo Hut for the days and night’s rest.
Day 6: Horombo hut – Moshi
Walk down to the park gate then drive to your hotel in Moshi town for overnight.
Day 7: Moshi/Kilimanjaro/Depart
Breakfast at the hotel then you will be picked by our representative for transfer to Kilimanjaro airport where you will catch your flight home/further holiday destination