Kilimanjaro Trekking, Machame Route Summary
Mount Kilimanjaro climbing through Machame route in 8 Days is one of the tough route in Kilimanjaro through think forest but unique enroute adventures which most climbers would like to encounter
Kilimanjaro Trekking, Machame Route Details
DAY1: ARRIVAL-ARUSHA FOR D/O
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 stay at IMPALA HOTEL(BB) or similar hotel.
DAY2: ARUSHA – MACHAME HUT
After morning breakfast transfer to Machame Gate for registration while you will be accompanied by professional and licensed mountain guide, cook and porters. After luggage weighting and clearance with formalities start trekking from Machame gate to Machame Hut. It reaches between 1800-3000m. This takes between 6-7 hours trekking. Dinner and Overnight stay at Machame Hut
DAY3: MACHAME – SHIRA1
After morning breakfast leave Machame Hut at 0800hrs to Shira1 which takes between 4-5hours. Experience tough terrain at this route. D/O at SHIRA I HUT.
Day4: SHIRA1- BARRANCO HUT
After morning breakfast you leave Shira1 to Barranco Hut while being accompanied by picnic lunch boxes. Leave to lava camp for acclimatization then proceed to Barranco hut for dinner and overnight stay which takes between 6-7 hours. D /O at BARRANCO HUT.
DAY5: BARRANCO – BARAFU HUT
Leave Barranco Hut after breakfast to Barafu Hut, a distance which takes 7-8 hours. Break for picnic en route to the recommended area by guide. Dinner and Overnight stay at BARAFU HUT.
DAY6: BARAFU – MWIKA
At midnight after taking a cup of coffee and light preparations start leaving Barafu camp to summit the distance which takes between 6-7 hour. After some photos and signing at highest peak of Africa start descending to Barafu Hut for hot lunch. After some rest start descending to Mwika Hut for dinner and overnight stay.
DAY7: MWIKA HUT – MWIKA GATE
After morning breakfast you leave Mwika Hut at 8 am for descending to Mwika gate for clearance. After being awarded certificate as sign of conquering the highest peak in Africa you depart to Kilimanjaro Airport to led for departure/ Transfer to Arusha for dinner and overnight stay at IMPALA HOTEL OR SIMILAR HOTEL)
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.
End of the service!!!
Trekking Prices Terms
3pax@usd $1805per person per safari
Booking for more than 4person will attract a discount of 10%
Transport , all trekking fees, ranger fees, camping fees/equipments, porters and guide salary, 3 meals in a day and mineral drinking water.
Tips, all trekking wearing, alcohol and all things of personal nature.