Tanzania Kilimanjaro Climbing Routes
African Home Adventure Safaris Kenya and Tanzania has led several groups on an expedition up Kilimanjaro climbing with client's of different ages and level of experience. As Africa’s highest mountain at an attitude of 5896 m, no Kilimanjaro climbing experience is required but you should be in good physical condition and consider equipping yourself with the necessary climbing gears, we recommend that mount Kilimanjaro climbers be “open minded people ” with a well-developed sense of humor for us to maintain our high standards of operation. We limit our Kilimanjaro climbing tours to 10 people per group. If you are interested in climbing mount Kilimanjaro or trekking mount meru in Arusha Tanzania with us and would like assistance in acquiring group rates please don’t hesitate to contact us. Our sales team will get back to you with a more detailed programs and price quote.
These climbing tours can either start from Nairobi or Arusha depending on your point of arrival.
5 Days Kilimanjaro Climbing Marangu From Arusha.
This route approaches Mount Kilimanjaro from the South-east, and it is considered the easiest given its gradual slope and direct path. It is also known as the relatively safe climb. Usually preferred by first time trekkers and the accommodation in this place are in huts.
6 Day Kilimanjaro Climbing Marangu From Nairobi.
This 6 days marangu route starts from Nairobi and it approaches Mount Kilimanjaro from the South-east, and it is considered the easiest given its gradual slope and direct path. It is also known as the relatively safe climb. Usually preferred by first time trekkers and the accommodation in this place are in huts.
6 Day Kilimanjaro Climbing Umbwe Route Down Mweka.
This route is less crowded, since it’s a very steep, constant climb to the top. It has a reputation of being the most challenging route but most rewarding route on mount Kilimanjaro. It should be attempted by strong hikers who are confident with their ability to acclimatize quickly to altitude.
Lemosho route 6 days 5 nights climbing From Arusha.
This route is relatively new and it starts on the Western side of mount Kilimanjaro with magnificent forests and moorland and emerge into high alpine deserts as you enjoy spectacular views along the way to the summit. You might be lucky to spot the large antelopes, buffalos and maybe even the elephant.
Kilimanjaro Rongai Route 6 Days 5 Nights Trekking Tours
This route is drier and situated on the northern side of the mountain, and it is close to the Kenyan border. This routes’ gentle approach has a high success rate due to the slow ascent. It’s a moderately difficult route highly recommended especially for those with less backpacking experience.
6 Day Kilimanjaro Climbing Machame Route Down Mweka.
It is usually considered the better suited for more adventurous people and those with hiking and backpacking experience since it contains more steep passages and higher altitudes than the Marangu and the Rongai route and is slightly more demanding and beautiful compared with the two. The minimum number of days required for this route is six days and you are asured of reaching the peak and descending a different route giving you the opportunity to experience two routes on one trip.