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6 Days Machame Route Hike

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Day 1: Drive to Kilimanjaro National Park Machame Gate, Hike to Machame Camp

Elevation: 1830m/6000ft to 3050m/9950ft

Distance: 11km/7mi

Hiking Time: 5-6 hours

Habitat: Montane Forest

Meals: LD

Day 2: Machame Camp to Shira Camp

Elevation: 3050m/9950ft to 3850m/12,600ft

Distance: 5km/3mi

Walking Time: 4-5 hours

Habitat: Moorland

Meals: BLD

Day 3: Shira Camp to Lava Tower to Barranco Camp

Elevation: 3850m/12,600ft to 4000m/13,000ft

Distance: 10km/6mi

Walking Time: 5-6 hours

Habitat: Semi-desert

Meals: BLD

Day 4: Barranco Camp to Barafu Camp

Elevation: 4000m/13,000ft to 4700m/15,350ft

Distance: 9km/6mi

Hiking Time: 6-8 hours

Habitat: Alpine Desert

Meals: BLD

Day 5: Barafu Camp to Summit, down to Mweka Camp

Elevation: 4700m/15,350ft to 5895m/19,340ft

Down to 3090m/10,150ft

Distance: 5km/3mi up / 13km/8mi down

Hiking Time: 5-7 hours up / 5-6 hours down

Habitat: Stone scree and ice-capped summit

Meals: BLD

Day 6: Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate, drive to Moshi

Elevation: 3090m/10,150ft to 1680m/5500ft

Distance: 10km/6mi

Hiking Time: 3-4 hours

Habitat: Forest

Meals: B

Stop At:

• Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 00255 Tanzania
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Duration
6 days
Inclusions
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Service of an English speaking guide, allowances to porters/crew
  • AMREF flying doctor Insurance
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome team and friendship formed with Ringo, Deo and the 10-crew gang. Each day is a different hike adventure! Ringo is the best motivator especially on the memorable and challenging Summit day. He ensured we made it to the top and have time to take...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed August 22, 2019 via mobile

This picture has so many of my favorite things in it. There’s a clear blue sky, the feeling of achievement and a great guide by my side. That is a triple win on a trip. What you do not see but I remember as soon...More

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Emmanuel M, Owner at Tanzania Joy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2019

Dear Maria, We are proud to know you had an unforgettable experience with us. Thank you for your positive review and thank you for highlighting Manase and Zango. They are happy to know that they contributed so positively to your experience. We thank you for...More

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