G Adventures - 6 Night Moderate Tour Package6-Nights Mt Kilimanjaro Trek-Marangu Route-Active

Tours offered from August 15th, 2018 - January 12th, 2020

Starting from only $2,464.00 (USD)

Tour Overview

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.HighlightsSleep in mountain huts on the trek, witness Africa from atop its highest mountain, marvel at sunrise on the summit.AccommodationSimple hotels (2 nts), mountain huts (4 nts).Group LeaderCertified mountain guide throughout, local representative, cook, porters.Group Size NotesMax 12, avg 10.Meals Included6 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 4 dinnersWhat's IncludedG Adventures for Good: Moshi Women's Cooperative Visit, Moshi. 5-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.

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G Adventures: Mt Kilimanjaro Trek - Marangu Route

Day 1 Moshi
Arrive in Moshi and head to the hotel. Attend a pre-departure meeting with the local guide to go over last minute details of the trip.Additional Notes: Please note: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable, to make alterations. On Day 1 of the tour you will be advised of any amendments.Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting

Day 2 Moshi/Mandara Huts
Most days the hiking will begin early in the morning, with hikes of around 5 to 6 hours. The guides will set a moderate pace, so as to allow for time to acclimatize to the altitude changes. Guides will continually repeat the words, ?pole pole? (po-ly, po-ly), which means ?go slowly? in Swahili.Included Activities: Marangu Gate to Mandara HutTransport: Private Vehicle
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 3 Mandara Huts/Horombo Huts
Hike through the heather and moorland zone to Horombo Hut.Included Activities: Mandara Hut to Horombo Hut
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 4 Horombo Huts/Kibo Huts
Proceed onto the Kilimanjaro Saddle, through a desertlike alpine zone, to Kibo Hut.Included Activities: Horombo Hut to Kibo Hut
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

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.Included Activities: Kibo Hut to Summit Summit to Horombo Huts Camp
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 6 Horombo Huts/Moshi
Transfer by shuttle bus to Moshi. Time to relax, take a shower, and celebrate with a drink. Cheers to climbing Mt Kilimanjaro! Before dinner, you will be welcomed and congratulated on your climb by the mamas of the Moshi Women?s Cooperative, a project supported by G Adventures. They will present you with a gift and a certificate to remember all your efforts on the mountain.Included Activities: Horombo Huts Camp to Marangu Gate Moshi Women's Cooperative VisitTransport: Private Vehicle
Meals: (1B, 1L)

Day 7 Moshi
Tour ends at approximately 8:00 am.
Meals: (1B)

Tour Dates & Pricing

  • Wednesday August 15th, 2018 - Sunday September 23rd, 2018
    from $2,464.00
  • Sunday November 11th, 2018 - Sunday November 25th, 2018
    from $2,519.00
  • Friday December 21st, 2018 - Thursday December 27th, 2018
    from $2,799.00
  • Sunday January 6th, 2019 - Sunday January 20th, 2019
    from $2,679.00
  • Sunday February 3rd, 2019 - Sunday March 24th, 2019
    from $2,799.00
  • Sunday April 7th, 2019 - Sunday June 23rd, 2019
    from $2,679.00
  • Sunday July 7th, 2019 - Sunday September 29th, 2019
    from $2,899.00
  • Sunday October 6th, 2019 - Sunday December 29th, 2019
    from $2,799.00
  • Sunday January 12th, 2020 - Sunday December 27th, 2020
    from $2,679.00