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Mount Kilimanjaro

Kilimanjaro National Park 00255, Tanzania
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Kilimanjaro National Park 00255, Tanzania
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great service by the coordinating staff, absolutely amazing crew supporting us up the mountain, and awesome first actual mountaineering experience! As an adult going with her inexperienced father, Tusker covered every inch of preparations and assistance required to get us up and down the mountain...More

Thank Mimi M
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro is like finishing the first marathon. Tough and extremely demanding especially during summit. Good and knowledgeable guides are very important. During my climb I had the best company of friends who made the bearable, while every morning the porters motivated me as...More

Thank morankenya
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We took the Western route up- 7 days up and 2 down. I didn't use diamox and was glad for the extra time to acclimatize. We went in July- the days were temperate and the nights get freezing. I can only say good things about...More

Thank Henry S
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our groups of 10 had an amazing experience climbing Kilimanjaro in difficult weather conditions. We felt that we were in excellent hands at all times with our 5 expert guides. Their oversight and care started in Arusha when they examined our gear, and it never...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

At 5,895m @19,341 feet high, Mt. KILIMANJARO is the tallest freestanding mountain in the world & one of the Seven Summits. Climbing Kili is a demanding, challenging feat. To succeed on the mountain, it is important that climbers are guided by an experience outfitter with...More

Thank shentot
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Reviewed 1 week ago

just returned home from a fantastic 2 week culture and safari holiday organised by Faustin and his son Ignis (Ziggy) the hotels lodges and tented camps were great and everything that we expected... the driver Issaac got us into places that other drivers wouldn't have...More

Thank John M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I had the great adventure of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro last month. It was an amazing trip, in all respects, from start to finish. I had very high expectations of Tusker's services, they were ALL exceeded! Their staff members were outstanding! Their knowledge...More

Thank andremajor
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Barafu Tours & Safaris were absolutely fantastic to deal with from the very first interaction all the way through the trip. The owner, Chance, ensured that everything me and my travel partner needed was dealt with immediately and with the utmost professionalism. We were treated...More

Thank Jack S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second climb to Mt. Kilimanjaro in 6 years. In 2012 I climbed with another company, we were 4 people and 2 of us made to top. This time (July 2018) we were 7 people climbing and after long search and discussing we...More

Thank mcgregor595
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

People might need to know why Boker Adventures was my best option. I cannot stop to recommend this company simply because of the kind of care and trustworthy they gave me and my friends from Canada. We arranged 7days climbing by using Machame route and...More

1  Thank Charlse M
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Rory C
July 16, 2018|
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Response from Greg P | Reviewed this property |
The answer is "it depends". During our climb the weather was dry and not too cold so low cut hiking shoes would be fine. We did not even use gaiters. We had heard that the weather can also be very wet with puddles or very... More
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ALT1812
July 10, 2018|
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Response from Rex_Australia | Reviewed this property |
Yes you need to be fit, but not super fit. My wife and I are both very active 50 year olds and still made it up. Try to think of it in terms of time rather than distance & speed, can you comfortably hike for 6 - 7 Hrs for X... More
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rochajulian88
June 19, 2018|
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Response from walker90stefan |
We used them (Kilisa Tours) before,their team was highly professional and awesome good, I love them they know how to handle their clients and also their price are unbeatable Cheers
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