Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking Holidays

Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking, Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours is a once-in-a-lifetime challenge. Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking, Kilimanjaro Climbing, Trekking and Hiking Tours takes in muddy rain forests, unique high-altitude plants and alpine meadows before finally arriving at the glacier-coated summit. Standing tall above the savannahs of East Africa, Mt. Kilimanjaro (5,896m/19,343ft) is an icon of Africa. But just how do you go about climbing Tanzania’s Mt. Kilimanjaro and how fit do you have to be? Mount Kilimanjaro routes and their variations take between five to nine days to complete. Although Mount Kilimanjaro is known as a "walk-up" mountain, you should not underestimate it and its risks.

Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking Hiking Routes consist of nine different routes on the mountain of which seven are ascent routes and two are used for descent. Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking Hiking Routes are made of seven established routes to climb Mount Kilimanjaro - Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing Trekking Hiking Routes, Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing Trekking Hiking Marangu Route, Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing Trekking Hiking machame Route, Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing Trekking Hiking lemosho Route, Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing Trekking Hiking shira Route, Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing Trekking Hiking Rongai Route, Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing Trekking Hiking Northern Circuit and Umbwe route. The Rongai route approaches from the north.

Towering 5895 meters above the surrounding landscape, Kilimanjaro - or 'Kili' – is the highest freestanding mountain in the world. As one of the famed Seven Summits, setting out to climb Kilimanjaro using one of the Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking Hiking Routes has all the makings of a great bucket list adventure. Each Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking Routes has it's own pros and cons. Some are great for scenery, but not so great for acclimatization. Others Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking Hiking Routes offer high summit success rates but are also quite busy at certain times of the year.

Selecting a route is a tough choice for most. To find the best Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking Routes for you, considerations should be taken for the route's scenery, difficulty, foot traffic and its altitude acclimatization characteristics. It is estimated that tourists climb Kilimanjaro using the routes in the following percentages: Machame (45%), Marangu (40%), Lemosho (8%), Rongai (5%), Shira (1%), Northern Circuit (0%), Umbwe (0%). In contrast, Ultimate Kilimanjaro clients use Lemosho (77%), Northern (10%), Rongai (6%), Machame (6%) and Marangu (1%). The reason for the difference in route popularity is that we favor the best Kilimanjaro routes - those with the most favorable combination of high success rates, excellent scenery, and low foot traffic.

In our opinion, the best Kilimanjaro routes are the Lemosho, Machame and Northern Circuit routes. We like these routes because they’re beautiful and varied, and don’t require you to descend along the same path. They also enjoy high summit success rates, and of course we want our climbers to enjoy standing at the summit!

image description
Best Seasons:from December to mid-March and mid-June to the end of October.
Popular Location:Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking Routes are made of seven established routes to climb Mount Kilimanjaro - Marangu, Machame, Lemosho, Shira, Rongai, Northern Circuit and Umbwe. The Marangu, Machame, and Umbwe routes all approach from the south of the mountain. The Lemosho, Shira and Northern Circuit routes approach from the west. The Rongai route approaches from the north. We offer a range of Kilimanjaro routes to suit every trekkers experience and fitness levels, getting you to the summit with the best team possible. While the climb will be difficult, it’s only when you’re sitting at the summit with the sprawling savanna far below that you realize the simple truth: it was all worth it.

Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking Hiking Tours

Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking Hiking
14 Days Climbing Kilimanjaro Serengeti Safari package
  • sale

14 Days Climbing Kilimanjaro Serengeti Safari Package

14 Days

14 Days Climbing Kilimanjaro Serengeti Safari package Itinerary is a popular program which combines Mt Kilimanjaro Climb hiking and a private safari which drives through the parks to the Ngorongoro Crater and Lake Manyara. Our 14 Days Climbing Kilimanjaro Serengeti…

0
Based on 0 Review
8 Days Mount Kilimanjaro Lemosho Route
  • sale

8 Days Mount Kilimanjaro Lemosho Route

8 Days

The 8 Days Mount Kilimanjaro Lemosho Route variation is the ideal schedule for this route. On the 8 Days Mount Kilimanjaro Lemosho Route, the trek from Barranco to Barafu is broken up into two days, allowing for a short day…

0
Based on 0 Review
8 Days Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro Rongai Route
  • sale

8 Days Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro Rongai Route

8 Days

This 8 Days Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro Rongai Route 7 Nights 8 Days trip starts from Marangu National Park Gate. The 8 Days Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro Rongai Route is a more gradual ascend and it therefore preferred by those with little…

0
Based on 0 Review
9 Days Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking Machame Route1
  • sale

9 Days Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking Machame Route

9 Days

The 9 Days Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking Machame Route also known as the “Whiskey” route. The 9 Days Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking Machame Route is the perfect choice for both experienced and first-time trekkers. Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking Machame Route begins at Machame…

0
Based on 0 Review
5 Days Climb Kilimanjaro Marangu Route1
  • sale

5 Days Climb Kilimanjaro Marangu Route

5 Days

5 Days Climb Kilimanjaro Marangu Route, commonly known as the Coca Cola route is more popular. 5 Days Climb Kilimanjaro Marangu Route is the most popular, least difficult and the shortest way to Uhuru Peak. This 5 Days Climb Kilimanjaro…

0
Based on 0 Review