Mount Kilimanjaro Adventures – Machame Route
- All meals and accommodation during the tour.
- Professional, experienced, mountain guides/safari guide
- All Park fees
- Guides, Porters, cook salaries, and park fees.
- Clean, purified drinking water.
- Fair and ethical treatment of porters.
- Sleeping tents
- Sleeping Mattress.
- Personal Expenses.
- Optional tours.
- Tips and any items of personal nature
- Duration: 6 Day
- Destinations: Mount Kilimanjaro
- Price: $1,540 per person
- Route: Machame
Day 1: Machame gate/Machame camp.
Picked up from Sanya juu and drive to Kilimanjaro National Park Machame Gate, where the registration and payment process will be done, while porters are organizing the luggage ready to start a tour.
After all process, a tour will begin where you will be hiking for nearly 6 hours to first point, Machame Camp. In halfway hiking, you will have a short break for rest and lunch, where the lunch box will be provided. Around 1800hrs you will stop at Machame Camp where you will have a rest, dinner, and overnight.
Day 2: Machame camp/Shira camp.
After breakfast at Machame Camp, Leaving the forest, the path follows a steep ridge, passing through heather and open moorlands, and crossing a large gorge to reach Shira camp where you will have a rest, hot lunch, dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Shira camp/Barranco camp.
After breakfast at Shira Camp, You turn eastwards and continue ascending through the dry landscape, the trek will continue to next point, Barranco Camp via lava tower. At Lava Tower point, you will have a short rest for lunch. After a short rest and lunch at Lava tower, the trek will continue to Barranco Camp, where you will have a rest, dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Barranco/Barafu camp
After breakfast at Barranco Camp, the trek will continue ascending to the next point, Karanga Camp where you will have a rest and hot lunch.
A slowly hiking from Karanga camp all the way to Barafu base camp, where you will have a rest, hot dinner, and overnight but around 00:00hrs you will be hiking to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro, UHURU PEAK (5895amsl).
You will hike for almost 5 to 6 hours through Stella’s point then UHURU PEAK, where you can stay until the dawning of the 5th day during a sunrise that you can take a beautiful picture of your lifetime African Adventure while you are at the roof of Africa.
Day 5: Descend from Summit to Mweka camp.
After descending from the summit around 8:30 am, you will have breakfast and short rest at Barafu base Camp then slowly start descending to either Millenium Camp or Mweka Camp for rest, lunch, dinner, and overnight.
Day 6: Mweka camp/Arusha
After breakfast at Mweka Camp/ Millennium Camp, you will start descending back to Mweka Gate for collecting your certificates, sign out and exit. You will then be transferred to Moshi/Arusha to continue with the next arrangement.