Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro via Rongai Route (6-Days)

Arrival

Airport collection and drive to Overnight in L’Oasis Lodge  in Arusha D


Day 1:

After breakfast 08:30 you drive to the start of the Rongai route  It takes about four hours due to the rough road. • On arrive at the gate a short rest whilst formality are completed.After about 3 hours hiking you reach the first cave where you have lunch and rest.
Overnight stay near the cave.

Altitude 1,800 mtrs BLD


Day 2:

The hiking starts at 08:30 after breakfast, lunch is served in the second cave, you then continue hiking to the third cave where you will overnight. Circa 6-7 hours hiking for this day magnificent views of the Kenyan plains below and Mawenzi tarn above. Altitude 3,800 mtrs BLD


Day 3:

Breakfast is served around 07:00.
The hiking begins through the high alpine desert, between Mawenzi and Kibo peaks. lunch is served between School Hut and Kibo Hut Ultimately you arrive at Kibo Hut and camp over night near Kibo Hut.

Altitude 4,700 mtrs BLD


Day 4:

Short walks to places of interest or time to gather ones strength for the final attempt on the peak at around midnight, one should reach Uhuru for the most wonderful of sights, dawn on the Roof of Africa!

Altitude 5,895 mtrs BLD


Day 5:

After time for photos and to enjoy the view return to Kibo Hut for refreshments and after a much deserved rest on to Horombo encampment.

Overnight camp. BLD


Day 6:

You leave Horombo at 07:30 and descend to Marangu gate via Mandara Hut. • The walk takes circa 5-6 hours•On arrival at the gate you will receive your Certificate of Accomplishment and be taken by our vehicle back to your lodge for a much needed hot shower and rest.
Overnight L’Oasis Lodge. (Arusha) BLD

Day 7:
Departure day: Either transfer to the airport or should you be going on Safari with us, transfer to Arusha
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BASED ON THE NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS (PRICE IN US$ PER PERSON) <UPDATED 11.10.16 VAT INCLUSIVE>

PER PARTICIPANT
ONE PARTICIPANT $2,150
TWO AND ABOVE $1,950

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