MT KILIMANJARO TREK: MARANGU ROUTE

MT KILIMANJARO TREK: MARANGU ROUTE

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), on its way to Kibo Hut. This is the quickest route to summit – with a catch. The trail is well maintained but because of the quick ascent, the success rate is not as high as other routes. Local guides, cooks, and porters will provide support during your trek and at campsites along the way.

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Highlights:

Moshi | Mandara Huts | Horombo Huts | Kibo Huts

Includes:

G Adventures for Good: Moshi Women's Cooperative Visit, Moshi
• Five-day guided group trek up Mt Kilimanjaro's Marangu Route with local guides, cooks and porters
• All permits and fees
• All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
• Two nights shared hotel accommodation in simple hotels, four night in mountain huts
• Six breakfasts, five lunches, four dinners
• Guide and full support throughout

Level of support:

Guided

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6 nights

Price Range: $$$$$


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Day 1: Moshi
Arrive at any time.

Day 2: Moshi/Mandara Huts
Hike through the forested, lower slopes to Mandara escarpment.

Day 3: Mandara Huts/Horombo Huts
Hike through the heather and moorland zone to Horombo Hut.

Day 4: Horombo Huts/Kibo Huts
Proceed onto the Kilimanjaro Saddle, through a desertlike alpine zone, to Kibo Hut.

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.

Day 6: Horombo Huts/Moshi
Descend the mountain, passing through villages and plantations on the slopes en route to Moshi. Meet the mamas of the Moshi Women’s Cooperative, a G supported project, for a climbing ceremony.

Day 7: Moshi
Depart at any time.

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Price will be quoted in CAD. Discount offer listed only available with a valid International Student Identity Card (ISIC), International Youth Travel Card (IYTC), or an International Teacher Identity Card (ITIC) and applies to select trips. Departure dates available year round. Prices may vary based on departure date. Other conditions may apply. Please contact us for details. Trip Style: Active

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