Itinerary

Day 1: Nairobi – Mashi

Arrive Namanga border town at 1000 hrs.
After immigration formalities, continue to .Arusha for lunch. Drive to Moshi where the afternoon is spent organizing climbing gear. Dinner and overnight at spring land Hotel Moshi.

Day 2: Moshi – Mandara Hut

After breakfast, drive 45kms to Marangu gate an altitude of 1,860
Walk to Mandara hut 2,741m ( 9,00ft) through dense semi-tropical rain forest , for your overnight on Kilimanjaro meals and overnight at hut.

Day 3: Mandara – Horombo Hut

Start early morning for a ten hours walk towards Horombo . The landscape becomes more rugged and rocky but superb, with both mawezi and Kibo peaks in view . You spend your second night at the mountain at Horombo hut , an altitude of 3,761m ( 12, 335ft)

Day 4: Horombo Hut

Take a tiring 13km walk which takes 6hrs to Kibo Hut 732m ( 15,520 fts0 above sea level . Spectacular mountain vegetation like cactus ,ground well and lobelia appear meals and overnight at the hut.

Day 5: Kibo- Uhuru Peak –Horombo Hut

The final attempt to the summit is made in the early hours of the morning at 2.00 am . It takes about 5 hours to climb the steepest and most difficult part of the route to Gilman’s point
( 5, 681m) 18,630 fts from Gilman’s it takes 11/2 to 2 hours to Uhuru peak, 5, 896m (19,344) Descend to Horombo for dinner and overnight.

Day 6: Horombo – Moshi

Descend is rapid – After breakfast, drive to Arusha for lunch, then to Nairobi via Namanga Border tow, arriving early in the evening.

Location

Reviews

Write a Reviews

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Your Rating*

Book this tour

    as featured in
    Testimonials

    What Others Say About Us

    I recommend Simba Paka Safaris. We had a great experience at the Maasai Mara with our guide who was extremely knowledgeable and managed to help us see all the animals that we wanted to see. Diana B
    I did the 4 day Masai Mara and Lake Nakuru safaris. From start to finish, Simba Paka Tours was professional, reactive, and great at communicating all facets of the trip. I did the mid-range tour and Paul organized my hotels on arrival and departure, transfers, and the best tour guide possible. If you do this tour and you get Johnny Jackson as a guide, you will be very lucky. Hellen W
    Amazing Safari! We did a Safari with Paul and his staff, 5 days in Masai Mara. It was a wonderful experience, that allowed us to see all the Big Five thanks to our guide's ability! Paul is very gentle and professional. I recommend it very much for a unique experience. Sabina F
    Mr. Paul is a very friendly and just a gentlemen person. We did a 7-day Kenya safari and we not only saw the big 5. Following advice from Paul from Simba Paka Safaris we went to the following national parks; Nakuru, Masai Mara, Amboseli, and Lake Naivasha. Bhagwan S
    We did a 7-day Safari from Masai Mara over Lake Nakuru and Lake Naivasha to Amboseli. First of all, our driver/guide Francis was wonderful! He was super engaged, always attentive, and made sure we got the best possible views and pictures. When we asked for something, he immediately ensured it was sorted out. Max F

    Simba Paka Safaris is one of the leading tour operators in Kenya, providing comprehensive services for groups and individuals from and to the country.

     

    Instagram