8 Day Best of Tanzania Affordable Big Five Safari and Cultural Tour

8 Day Best of Tanzania Affordable Big Five Safari and Cultural Tour

8 Day Best of Tanzania Affordable Big Five Safari and Cultural Tour

DETAILED ITINERARY

8 Days Best Of Tanzania Affordable Big Five Safari and Cultural Tour – This safari takes you to Tarangire national park “Homes of elephant, Serengeti national park for all the big five and also famous for the cats; lions, cheetahs; you may be lucky to witness the wildebeest migration depending with the time of the year. Finish the trip to the Ngorongoro crater which enjoys an abundance of wildlife and its topography and history is spectacular.

The trip also has cultural aspect, good scenery and give you some free time. You will have to enjoy Arusha and Moshi Town. Very important tourist town in Tanzania.

 

 

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DATE

 ITINERARY

PROPERTY

Day 1

2022-2023 Arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) Hotel in Moshi- half board

Day 2

2022-2023 Visit Materuni water fall, Coffee tour and Africa dishes, culture  Hotel in Moshi- full board

Day 3

2022-2023 Lake Duluti, Walking, Canoeing and Bird Watching  Hotel in Arusha  full board

Day 4

2022-2023  Tarangire National Park game drive  EILEEN TREE INN LODGE- full board

Day 5

2022-2023  Serengeti game drive- transit- ngorongoro KIRIMU LUXURY TENTED CAMP-full board

Day 6

2022-2023  Serengeti National Park – full day game drive  KIRIMU LUXURY TENTED CAMP- full board

Day 7

2022-2023 Ngorongoro Crater  Tour Hotel in Arusha full board Board

Day 8

2022-2023 Departure.  transfer to the Airport. End of safari

Day 1: Welcome to Tanzania

Arrive anytime at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO), Tanzania. You will meet Kilipeak Adventure guide at the airport and pick you up with a private transfer to Moshi
Kilipeak Safari guide will gather in the evening for a pre-safari briefing.
Dinner, Bed and Breakfast.

Day 2: Materuni water fall, Chagga culture and Coffee processing.

You will be picked up from the hotel/lodge and driven to Materuni Village. Upon arrival, you will register at the village office and your trip can begin with the visit to the waterfalls, which are around a 40-minute walk away. On the way, your guide will inform you about the culture of the Chagga tribe, village life and explain the surrounding fauna and flora. The views are truly breathtaking, and with some luck, you will see the view of Mount Kilimanjaro. When you reach the waterfalls, you will see that they are more than 80 meters high. On the bottom of the waterfall, there is an amazing pool which is a good place for a refreshing swim so you might as well bring your swimwear.

After having enjoyed the scenery, you slowly return with your guide to Materuni village, where you will experience a traditional Chagga lunch. You also will have the opportunity to taste our local banana beer – definitely not to be missed. Next, the coffee experience awaits you, here you will learn how coffee is cultivated, dried, roasted, and further processed. You will also be invited to help with the grinding of the coffee, which is traditionally accompanied by Chagga songs and dances – a fun way to immerse yourself in the local culture. Before you say goodbye and return in the afternoon to Moshi, you can savor the coffee you made and appreciate the views of the surrounding rain forest. Breakfast at the hotel, lunch at materuni and dinner at the hotel- all inclusive. https://www.kilipeakadventure.com/day-tour-materuni-village-waterfalls-coffee-lesson/

Day 3. Lake duluti

After break fast, we will start our trip to Arusha.

We will stop at Lake duluti- is 10km from Arusha town.

upon arrival to lake duluti we will board our canoe for a boat trip. Glide across the smooth surface of this small crater Lakes and view bird life seldom seen: fish eagles, giant kingfishers, darters and many more.

During your canoeing tour you will see wildlife in the overarching trees and breath-taken scenes of Mount Meru and Mount Kilimanjaro. The Lake goes as deep as 700 meters.

After the canoe trip, you’ll have a local lunch around the Lake, and partake another adventure tour in the same area. A day excursion to Lake Duluti is filled with many activities such as walking tour, hikes around a nearby crater and birds watching around Duluti forest reserve, Later afternoon drive back to Arusha/ Moshi or Kilimanjaro International Airport end of Lake Duluti Canoeing and Nature Walk: https://www.kilipeakadventure.com/lake-duluti-canoeing-and-nature-walk-tour/

Day 4: Tarangire National Park.

Morning breakfast at the lodge, we depart for Tarangire National Park. Our final experience of safari will be the thrilling game drive through the vastness of Tarangire National Park, arrive in good time for lunch. Afternoon game driving through the park followed by dinner at the lodge.
Dinner and overnight at Eillens Tree Inn:  Full board:

Day 5: Serengeti National Park

Early Morning transit to Serengeti, we will pass beautiful villages, escarpment, sceneries as we head toward Ngorongoro than Serengeti. we proceed to Olduvai Gorge, known as the ‘Cradle of Mankind’. It was here, in the Great Rift Valley, that the remains of early hominids dating back 2 million years were uncovered. Afterward, we visit the most famous wildlife sanctuary in the world – Serengeti National Park. The word ‘Serengeti’ means ‘endless plains’, which describes the park’s 5,600 square mile boundary. Yet for its sprawling area, the Serengeti does not disappoint when it comes to rich game-viewing. Annually, from May to December, millions of animals embark on a migration that brings them from central Serengeti to Kenya’s Masai Mara and back again in an incredible spectacle. Even during the ‘down-time’, vast herds of wildebeest, zebra, and gazelle roam here, along with groups of elephants, giraffes, and buffalo. As the lions, leopard, cheetah, hyenas, and jackals stalk their meals, we enjoy a picnic lunch in this open arena.
Dinner and overnight at Kirimu Luxury Camp: full board.

Day 6: Serengeti National Park.

Another full-day game drive is a good option this day to spot the nocturnal species and the diurnal ones as they rise for a new day. During the morning also, many animals will easily be spotted by the sides of the tracks as they escape the morning dew, and enjoy the songs of the rising birds. Depending on the time that you season that you visit Serengeti you can be lucky to see the herds of the Great Wildebeests Migration (ask our experts for their location). Even without the wildebeest Migration herds in Serengeti; thousands of resident animals including buffaloes, leopards, cheetahs, lions, elephants, topis, Thompsons, and Grant’s gazelles, impalas, warthogs, and many bird species that never are resident to this incredible park.
Dinner and overnight at Kirimu Luxury Camp: full board.

Day 7: Ngorongoro Crater.

we depart from the Serengeti for an encore game drive in the Ngorongoro Crater. At the top of the crater, the views of the caldera and the scattered animals below are breathtaking. We venture onto the crater floor for an up-close at the residents of this World Heritage Site and enjoy a picnic lunch here. The Ngorongoro Crater provides great game-viewing all year-round. The wildlife here makes up a permanent population because grazing and water supplies are plentiful throughout the seasons. We have our final dinner and around evening drive back to Arusha.
Dinner and overnight In Arusha.

Day 8 : Breakfast and departure.

Kilipeak Adventure Safari driver will be waiting for you, will take you to the Airport. We wish you safe trip home.

In case of any other logistic or arrangement please contact our team and we will be ready to assist.

Please don’t forget to recommend us in the trip advisor and also to friends.

 

·         Booking window: from now until 31st December 2022

·         15% Discount on the rate. Book and pay 15% to confirm.

·         Travel Window: 1st October 2022– 31st December 2023

Safari: INCLUDES

  • Full board accommodation whilst on safari in the above mentioned en suite tented camps and lodges
  • Private driver safari guide
  • Private 4 x 4 safari jeep with pop up roof for game viewing
  • Transfers in both directions between the International Airport DAY 1 AND DAY 7.
  • All National Park fees
  • All meals whilst on safari
  • Ngorongoro Crater fees
  • Airport Arrival/Departure Meet and Greets at the airport
  • On safari – Vehicles equipped with ice chest with mineral water, wildlife guidebooks and Binoculars
  • Government taxes, VAT, and service charges relating to accommodation and included meals

Safari: EXCLUDES:

  • Visa on Arrival in Tanzania:
  • Personal Expenses (e.g., laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)
  • Government added VAT
  • Tips and any items of personal nature.
  • International airfare & flights
  • All items of a personal nature
  • Travel insurance

Please feel free to contact us, advise on your tailor-made trip, we are flexible.

EMAIL US: [email protected] WHATSAP/CALL +255 786 68 33 33 FRANK or ABEL +255 784 424268

For FURTHER DETAILS and QUOTE;

If you wish to go ahead with the reservation, please send your arrival details and extra services you would like to be included

Also, in order to confirm the booking, we require a 15 % deposit.

The rest can be paid cash on arrival or online payment 15 days before the trip.

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5 Day Tanzania Mid-Range Safari

5 Day Tanzania Mid-Range Safari

Safari Briefing

5 Day Tanzania Mid-Range Safari itinerary will take you to the most famous Northern Tanzania national parks, such as Lake Manyara (Home to tree-climbing lions, greater flamingo), Serengeti National Park (The world-famous park, home to Great Migration and Big five), Ngorongoro Crater (African’s Garden of Eden) and Tarangire national park (The largest concentration of elephants in the World), all of which have their unique features and wildlife.

Arrive in Tanzania.

Please let us know if you will need transfer & accommodation in Arusha before & after the safari to be included in this tour so we can arrange for you. Our safari manager will meet you at your lodge/hotel in Arusha a day before or in the morning for a short safari briefing.

Full Safari Details

Day 01: Lake Manyara National Park

After breakfast, our Serengeti Budget Mobile Camping Safari will start at Lake Manyara National Park. The captivating park is situated at the foot of the Great Rift Valley escarpment. The park has an extensive amount of species due to the various distinctive habitats. The shores of Lake Manyara are obscured by the pink hues of the flamingo. The park is home to over three hundred and fifty bird species and exotic birds often migrate to this sanctuary. You can expect to see the Cape clawless otter, buffalo, elephants, Egyptian mongoose, hippos, giraffes, impalas, and Lake Manyara National Park has the largest concentration of baboons in the world. We will enjoy a picnic lunch inside the park and in the afternoon we will proceed to your accommodation, where you will be able to relax and enjoy dinner. Dinner and overnight at Eileen’s Tree Inn: Meals: Full Board

Day 02: Serengeti National Park.

Early morning after breakfast we depart to Serengeti National Park. The route we travel happens to pass the crater rim – there is a small prospect of spotting some game. The Serengeti is currently categorized as one of the seven natural wonders of Africa. We will stop for an enticing picnic lunch on a kopje (rock outcropping). After lunch, your game drive will venture further into the Serengeti to complete the tour for the day. After the game drive, we will return back to the tented camp.
Dinner and overnight at Kirimu Camp: Meals: Full Board

Day 03: Full day Serengeti National Park.

We have another full day in this wonderful park, rising early to make the most of our time. Our guides will choose the best spotting locations for the time of year; we can spend time at the Hippo pool watching these majestic animals laze about in the cool water happily living alongside the crocodiles, watch a big pride of lions, be in the middle of the migration, sometimes surrounded by wildebeest, sometimes by zebras, which travel with the wildebeest. We journey from the wide-open plains to the kopjes: these volcanic rocky outcrops provide protection and shelter for a wide variety of animals and from the top, we can look out across the vast grasslands of the Serengeti. This diverse and interesting landscape will provide us with the ultimate in game viewing, we will hopefully see all of the plain games; elephants, giraffe, zebra, wildebeest, lions, and if you are lucky the elusive leopard and cheetah, as well as huge amounts of the interesting birdlife, from the elegant secretary birds to the flightless ostrich. We return to our special tented camp for the night. Dinner and overnight at Kirimu Camp: Meals: Full Board

Day 04: Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Today you will wake up very early to do an early morning game drive before breakfast, to spot the animals when they are more active, and also to have a fantastic sunrise in front of you. The sunrise in the African Savannah is one of the most beautiful experiences one can have. You will then travel to Ngorongoro Crater, inhabited by almost every species of wildlife indigenous to East Africa including the rare black rhino. In fact, the crater has the greatest concentration of wildlife on the planet. It contains a river, several swamps, a soda lake that, from the top, looks like steam, full of flamingos, a forest, and open plains. The large bull elephants that reside here have extremely large tusks, due to the rich mineral content of the volcanic soil and its grasses.
After a full day, you will return to a lodge in Karatu for dinner and an overnight stay. Dinner and overnight at Eileen’s Tree Inn: Meals: Full Board

Day 05: Tarangire National Park

After breakfast, you will make the short drive to Tarangire National Park. Tarangire is well known for its large elephant herds. From the open roof of the vehicle, you will experience the seasonal swamps, savanna, and Tarangire River in search of many animals including zebra, wildebeest, buffalo, elephant, and giraffe. It’s possible that you will catch a glimpse of a lion stalking its prey or leopards watching and relaxing in the trees above. After lunch in the park, you will return to Arusha for accommodation. Dinner and overnight at Karama Lodge and Spa: Meals: Half Board

Arusha to Kilimanjaro Airport

Anytime after breakfast or lunch, we will drive direct to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your international flight back home end of the 5 Day Tanzania Mid Range Safari or join another tour to Kilimanjaro or Zanzibar beach.

Pricing Terms

Price includes the following:

  • All Accommodation
  • Professional and English Speaking guides available for the safari
  • Private 4 x 4 safari jeep with pop up roof for game viewing
  • Park fees/ Crater fees
  • All 3 meals a day as specified in the day-by-day section
  • Airport Transfer drop off after Safari
  • Government taxes.

Price Excludes the following:

  • Visa fees, Travel & Personal accident insurance
  • Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)
  • Meals not listed above
  • Visit Masai Cultural Village
  • Tips and any items of personal nature.
  • Anything that is not mentioned
7 Days Serengeti Wildebeest Migration Group Join Safari

7 Days Serengeti Wildebeest Migration Group Join Safari

Program Highlights

  • Group size: 6 People
  • Space Left:
  • Departure date: Daily Departure
  • Duration: 7 Days Serengeti Wildebeest Migration Group Join Safari
  • Destinations:  Tarangire, Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater, and Maasai Village tour.

Major Attractions:

  • Spots of Wildebeest Migration in Serengeti (spotting migration in small and large groups, spotting mara-river crossing and Crocodile feasting, spotting calving in Ndutu area, and much more)
  • Huge herds of elephant and Baobao trees in Tarangire
  • Be able to see a huge group of flamingoes in Ngorongoro
  • Big five in Ngorongoro Crater

Group Program Description

Day 1: Arrive in Tanzania.

A staff member of Kilipeak Adventure will pick you up from the Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO). From here you will be driven to your hotel in Arusha is a perfect place to prepare for your adventure.
We will gather in the hotel for a pre-safari briefing.

Accommodation at Lodge / Tented Camp or Basic Public Campsite.

Meals plan: Lunch, Dinner, and Breakfast

Day 2: Arusha to Tarangire National Park

After breakfast, our best Safari jeep with a professional tour guide picks you and drives you to Tarangire National Park, for excellent game viewing. Tarangire is a small park that offers some excellent sights. Generally, in the dry seasons, Tarangire comes alive as wildlife and birdlife congregate on the Tarangire River, which is a permanent source of water. We spend the night in our lodge beautifully set inside the park with stunning views and a unique atmosphere. In the late afternoon, we make a short journey from the park to our special tented camp.
Accommodation at Lodge / Tented Camp or Basic Public Campsite.

Meals plan: Lunch, Dinner, and Breakfast

Day 3: Tarangire to Serengeti National Park

We head towards the Serengeti National Park with a picnic lunch. En route, there is an opportunity to visit Olduvai Gorge. It is within this steep-sided ravine that Louis and Mary Leakey made some of the world’s most important archaeological discoveries in the 1950s. Here is a small museum we are able to see evidence of our ancestors that have been dated back 2.5 million years. After lunch, we drive into the Serengeti itself and the rest of the afternoon is spent game viewing in the vast plains that are broken only by stands of acacia trees and the occasional kopje. In December, January and February we will normally meet the migration with large herds of wildebeest, zebra, and gazelle. There are always plenty of resident animals, such as giraffes, buffalo, and elephants, and many large predators such as lions, cheetah, and leopards. We return to our special tented camp for the night.

Accommodation at Lodge / Tented Camp or Basic Public Campsite.

Meals plan: Lunch, Dinner, and Breakfast

Day 4: Serengeti National Park (Full day)

We have another full day in this wonderful park, rising early to make the most of our time. Our guides will choose the best spotting locations for the time of year; we can spend time at the Hippo pool watching these majestic animals laze about in the cool water happily living alongside the crocodiles, watch a big pride of lions, be in the middle of the migration, sometimes surrounded by wildebeest, sometimes by zebras, which travel with the wildebeest. We journey from the wide-open plains to the kopjes: these volcanic rocky outcrops provide protection and shelter for a wide variety of animals and from the top, we can look out across the vast grasslands of the Serengeti. This diverse and interesting landscape will provide us with the ultimate in game viewing, we will hopefully see all of the plain games; elephants, giraffe, zebra, wildebeest, lions, and if you are lucky the elusive leopard and cheetah, as well as huge amounts of the interesting birdlife, from the elegant secretary birds to the flightless ostrich. We return to our special tented camp for the night.

Accommodation at Lodge / Tented Camp or Basic Public Campsite.

Meals plan: Lunch, Dinner, and Breakfast

Day 5: Serengeti to Ngorongoro Crater (Full day)

We start the day with an early morning game drive in Serengeti National park before heading to Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Ngorongoro is a special place in that it is a Conservation Area, not a National Park; this means that the whole area is managed for both the animals and the local Masai people who graze their cattle alongside the indigenous wildlife. During the drive-in Ngorongoro, we have a chance to glimpse something of the Masai way of life. After stopping at the entrance gate, where there is a chance to learn more about this fascinating volcanic landscape. Finally, we descend into the Ngorongoro crater. The crater walls provide a natural sanctuary for the animals, which means there is plenty to see: lions, elephants, buffalo, rhino, and leopards (if you are lucky). The only animal you won’t see here is a giraffe, whose long legs are unable to cope with the steeps sides of the crater. In the late afternoon, we travel back to our Hotel in Karatu.

Accommodation at Lodge / Tented Camp or Basic Public Campsite.

Meals plan: Lunch, Dinner, and Breakfast

Day 6: Maasai Tour to Arusha.

Today you’ll experience the culture and traditions of the local Maasai on the way to Arusha. Your local guide will show you a Maasai Boma and explain the way in how Maasai lives; after a short visit to the Maasai boma, we will drive back to Arusha.

Accommodation at Lodge /  Basic Public Campsite.

Meals plan: Lunch, Dinner, and Breakfast

Day 7: Departure

Take the last breakfast at camp or Lodge in Arusha before transferring to the Airport  for the flight back home or join another tour

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7 Days Serengeti Wildebeest Migration Group Join Safari Includes:

1. Full board accommodation
2. Proffesional safari guide
3. Private 4 x 4 safari jeep with pop up roof for game viewing
4. Transfers in both directions between the International Airport
5. Park fees
6. Crater fees
7. All meals whilst on safari (as specified in the day-by-day section)
8. Maasai tour Experience
9. Camping equipment- Tents, Table, stools, and cooking equipment
10. Government taxes, VAT, and service charges relating to accommodation and included meals

7 Days Serengeti Wildebeest Migration Group Join Safari Excludes:

1. Tanzania Visa:
2. Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)
3. Sleeping bag- can be hired from our store in Tanzania
4. Optional Tours (balloon rides etc)
5. Tips and any items of personal nature.

3 Days Tanzania Group Joining Safari

3 Days Tanzania Group Joining Safari

Program Highlights

  • Group size: 6 People
  • Space Left: 
  • Departure date: Daily Departure
  • Duration: 3 Days Tanzania Group Joining Safari
  • Destinations:  3 Days group Safari to Tarangire, Ngorongoro Crater, and Lake Manyara National Park

Major Attractions:

  • Huge herds of elephant and Baobao trees in Tarangire National Park
  • Be able to see a huge group of flamingoes in Ngorongoro Crater
  • Big five in Ngorongoro Crater
  • English,
  • For other languages please send a special request prior to your safari -an additional fee may apply.

Group Program Description

Arrive anytime at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO). There will be a shared transfer from Kilimanjaro International Airport to Arusha for Dinner and Overnight
We will gather in the hotel for a pre-safari briefing.

Day 1: Game Drive in Tarangire National Park.

Early morning breakfast at the Lodge in Arusha and afterward we depart for Tarangire National Park. Your first experience of safari will be the thrilling game drive through the vastness of Tarangire National Park, arrive in good time for lunch.
Afternoon game driving through the park followed by dinner at the Lodge.
Dinner and overnight at Lodge / Tented Camp or Basic Public Campsite:

Meals plan Lunch, Dinner, and Breakfast. Full board

Day 2: Game Drive in Ngorongoro Crater.

After breakfast, we will start our safari by a visit to the largest intact volcanic crater in the world, the magnificent Ngorongoro Crater. At more than 2,000 feet deep and 12 miles in diameter, the Ngorongoro Crater has one of the largest concentrations of wildlife in Africa. 30,000 animals make their home in this crater, making it an ideal place for sightings of the ‘big 5’ – lion, elephant, rhino, buffalo, and leopard. We enjoy a picnic lunch in this truly world-class attraction, also known as the ‘8th Wonder of the World’. Around evening drive back to Karatu for Accommodation.
Dinner and overnight at Lodge / Tented Camp or Basic Public Campsite:

Meals plan. lunch, Dinner, and Breakfast. Full board

DAY 3: Game Drive in Lake Manyara National Park.

We depart from your lodge or Campsite and proceed to Lake Manyara National Park. Although small in size, this park is one of the most diverse reserves in the country. Lake Manyara covers two-thirds of the park. At the backdrop is the wall of the Great Rift Valley, before which lies the groundwater forest, areas of open grassland near the lake foreshore, and the Soda Lake. We enjoy a picnic lunch in this area, which consists of open grassy areas, hot springs, dense woodlands, and steep mountainsides. Lake Manyara National Park is a birding paradise that has more than 350 species of bird. The park is also famed for its unique and elusive tree- We will leave Lake Manyara National Park in the Afternoon to depart to Arusha or Kilimanjaro International Airport.
Dinner and overnight at Green Mountain Lodge or Similar:

Meals plan- Bed and Breakfast.

3 Days Tanzania Group Joining Safari includes:

1. Accommodation while on safari.
2. Professional Safari driver/guide
3. Private 4 x 4 safari jeep with pop up roof for game viewing
4. All National Park fees and crater fee
5. Food during the safari, Bottled water
6. On safari – Vehicles equipped with ice chest with mineral water, wildlife guidebook, Karibuni welcome packet with useful information for all guests
7. Services of a professional safari cook

3 Days Tanzania Group Joining Safari excludes:

1. A sleeping bag (can be hired from our store in Arusha), Please request if you need it.
2. Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)
3. Meals not listed above
4. Tips and any items of personal nature.

End of our 3-day group safari in Tanzania!
8 Days Kilimanjaro Lemosho Route Group Join Climb

8 Days Kilimanjaro Lemosho Route Group Join Climb

Group Program Description

Duration:  8 Days
Category:  Kilimanjaro group Join
Itinerary: 8 Days Kilimanjaro Lemosho Route Group Join Climb
Major Attractions:  Vegetation zones, Wildlife, Mt Kilimanjaro

Program Description

Arrive in Tanzania.

Participating guests will be picked up by the staff of Kilipeak Adventure from Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO). They will be driven to their accommodation in Arusha,
Our Mountain guide will gather in the evening for a pre-climb briefing and an equipment check.
Accommodation at Maasailand Safari Lodge or Similar: Bed and Breakfast-included.

Day 1: Londrossi Gate – Mti Mkubwa Camp: Rainforest

Elevation: 2389m/7838ft to 2785m/9137ft
Altitude gained: 396m

After breakfast Arusha/ Moshi we depart approximately 2 hours through the rural countryside to the Londrossi Gate. For the necessary park registration formalities at the Londorossi National Park gate, we drive through varied farmland with open views over the plains to reach the Lemosho road head. We start our ascent along the forest trail we camp at Lemosho Mti Mkubwa Camp.
Londrossi Gate to Mti Mkubwa Camp ( 3-4 hours walking.

Day 2: Mti Mkubwa Camp – Shira I Camp: |Moorland

Elevation: 2785m/9137ft to 3895m/12,779ft
Altitude gained: 1110m

After a good night’s sleep and a hearty breakfast, we leave the forest behind, the trail climbs steadily with wide views to reach the rim of the Shira Plateau. A full day trekking with a slow and steady pace up to Shira Camp.
Mti Mkubwa Camp to Shira Camp: 6-7 hours walking.

Day 3: Shira I Camp –Shira Hut:  Moorland

Elevation: 3504m/11,496ft to 3895m/12,779ft
Altitude gained: 391m

We explore the Shira plateau for a full day. It is a gentle walk east toward Kibo’s glaciered peak, across the plateau which leads to Shira 2 camp on moorland meadows by a stream. Then we continue to Moir Hut, a little-used site on the base of Lent Hills. A variety of walks are available on Lent Hills making this an excellent acclimatization opportunity. Shira is one of the highest plateaus on earth.

Day 4: Shira Hut– Lava Tower – Barranco Camp: | Semi-Desert

Elevation: 3895m/12,779ft to 3986m/13,077ft
Altitude gained: 91m

Although you end the day around the same elevation as when you began, this day is very important for acclimatization. From Shira Plateau we continue east up a ridge, passing the junction towards the Kibo peak before we then continue, South East towards the Lava Tower, called the “Shark’s Tooth” (elev. 4650m/15,250ft). Shortly after the tower, we come to a second junction, which leads to the Arrow Glacier. We then continue to descend overnight at Barranco Camp.                                    Shira Camp to Barranco valley: (5-7 hours walking)

Day 5: Barranco Camp – Karanga Camp: | Alpine Desert

Elevation: 3986m/13,077ft to 4034m/13,253ft
Altitude gained: 48m

A steep climb up the eastern wall leads us just below the Heim Glacier, where we may have some spectacular views of Kilimanjaro. We then take a steep exit up the Great Barranco Wall, which divides us from the southeastern slopes of Kibo, the trail continues down into the alpine desert of the Karanga Valley, finally, we have a steep climb up to Karanga Camp.
Barranco Camp to Karanga camp: (4-5 hours walking).

Day 6: Karanga Camp – Barafu Camp: /Alpine Desert

Elevation: 4034m/13,253ft to 4662m/15,295ft
Altitude gained: 628m

Today we take the Traverse Route that takes up the Barafu Ridge, we walk up quite slowly to the final camp before your last ascent day to the summit.
The remainder of the day is spent relaxing in preparation for the final ascent before a very early night.
Karanga Camp to Barafu Camp: 3-4 hours walking.

Day 7: Barafu Camp – Summit– Mweka Camp: / Glaciers, Snow Capped Summit

Elevation: 4662m/15,295ft to 5895m/19,341ft
Altitude gained: 1233m
Descent to 3090m/10,150ft
Altitude lost: 2789m

Wake up before midnight in the cover of darkness. We begin a steep climb over loose volcanic scree has some well-graded zig-zags and a slow but steady pace will take us to the rim of the main crater, Stella Point, at 5,735m. We will rest there for a few minutes to enjoy the sunrise over Mawenzi. Those who are still feeling good can continue slowly to make the two-hour round trip from here along the crater rim to the main peak (5,895 m), which is the highest point in Africa. After a few minutes to appreciate your accomplishment we descend to Barafu is amazingly fast, and we stop at Barafu Camp for some refreshment, we continue to descend to reach Mweka Camp.
Barafu Camp to Summit to Mweka Camp: (13-15 hours walking).

Day 8: Mweka Camp – Mweka Gate: |Rainforest

Elevation: 3106m/10,190ft to 1633m/5358ft
Altitude lost: 1473m

After breakfast and a heartfelt ceremony of appreciation and team bonding with your crew, it’s time to say goodbye. We continue the descent down to the Mweka Park Gate to receive your summit certificates. As the weather is drastically warmer, the terrain is wet, muddy, and steep and we highly recommend Gaiters and trekking poles.

From the gate, a vehicle will meet you at Mweka village to drive you back to your hotel in Arusha (about 2Hours). Enjoy a long overdue hot shower, dinner, and celebrations!!

Dinner and Overnight at Maasailand Safari Lodge or Similar:

Departing Tanzania

Arusha to Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) for your flight back home unless you have an option to have a short safari, a relaxing trip to Zanzibar, or any other option we will discuss on arrival.

8 Days Kilimanjaro Lemosho Route Group Join Climb Includes:

Transfers:

  • Pick-up and drop-off at Kilimanjaro International Airport;
  • Transfer to the starting point and return after your climb.

Entry fees:

  • All Kilimanjaro National Park gate fees, camping fees, and climbing permits
  • Kilimanjaro National Park rescue fees

Accommodation:

  • Accommodation before and after trek  (double occupancy)
  • Tented accommodation on Mount Kilimanjaro.

Please note:

All accommodation is on sharing basis (i.e. you will be sharing with your travel companion a twin/double room in the hotel and a tent during the hike. If you travel alone, we will match you with a same-sex adventurer).

Meals:

  • Breakfast in the hotel before and after the hike;
  • All meals on the hike. Our Kilimanjaro diet includes energy-rich and highly nutritious meals prepared by our professional high-altitude cooks.
  • All drinks on the hike (coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and water).
  • Water for washing up daily

Hiking and safety equipment

  • All group equipment (spacious and comfortable dining tent, camping table and chairs, crockery and cutlery);
  •  Emergency oxygen (for use in emergencies only – not as summing aid) and oximeters;
  • Complete medical kits.
  • Private Chemical Portable toilet

Climbing crew:

  • Professional guides, licensed by Kilimanjaro National Park. All our guides are the holder of Wilderness First Responder or Wilderness First Aid certifications. All our guides have 5+years of successful mountaineering experience;
  • Dedicated support crew (assistant guide, porters, cooks, etc.).

8 Days Kilimanjaro Lemosho Route Group Join Climb Excludes:

• Flights and airport taxes
• Items of a personal nature
• Compulsory tips for guides, porters, and cook ( will provide tipping guidelines)
• Health requirements (Yellow Fever compulsory if traveling to Tanzania recommended)
• Highly recommended travel and medical insurance.
• Personal hiking/trekking gear – you can rent some of the gear from our equipment store in Tanzania
• Snacks, personal medicine.
• Meals & drinks not specified and snacks.

Safety
Success is what we want during our trip. We are prepared for any urgent situation and also have in place a complete evacuation procedure in case of altitude sickness. We carry first aid supplies, supplement summit oxygen, and Pulse Oximeters).
Travel insurance
all customers traveling with Kilipeak Adventure are required to have fully comprehensive travel insurance.
The policy needs to be valid from the date that the initial order is placed so as to provide cover for a cancellation prior to departure.
During travel, the insurance needs to provide comprehensive medical, evacuation, and repatriation cover


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Mount Kilimanjaro Private and Small Group Climbs

Private and small group climb allow you to choose to hike Kilimanjaro or Meru to tailor your trip according to your personal needs and preferences. You choose the dates, route, and options and only travel with your private group of friends or family...

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COVID-19 SAFETY AND SANITARY MEASURES NOTICE

Due to the recent Covid 19 worldwide pandemic, to keep our guests and indeed our staff safe, we have made serious steps to cub the impact of the pandemic that we would like to make you aware.  We believe that with careful planning and consideration by our staff and guests we can continue to provide the best hospitality services on safari.  For now, this may be our new norm and routines.

The measures taken include the following:
  1. All our staff have received full vaccination approved by WHO
  2. All our staff have received full training in health and safety-related to the COVID-19 virus and are required to be extra vigilant with their personal hygiene and daily routines.
  3. Health condition of driver-guides will be monitored for not less than a week before being assigned to take clients on safari.
  4. City transfer and safari vehicles will be regularly disinfected before picking up clients, especially the high-touch surfaces and seats.
  5. While our vehicles are already cleaned between transfers, they will now also be disinfected between each use.
  6. To keep social distancing, safari vehicles with 4-window seats will be redesigned to take only 2 people in the passenger cabin.
  7. Safari vehicles with 6-window seats will still be available for families/group of friends wishing to travel together in one vehicle.
  8. The driver-guide will be at hand to oversee guests observe the recommended physical distancing at park entry gates, picnic sites, and while checking in at accommodation facilities.
  9. Each guest will receive their own adventure kit, which includes a Wildlife Guides' Journal, mini fan, mask and hand sanitizers, as well as a pair of binoculars – all in cleaned before each new set of guests.
  10. Guests are encouraged to come with their own masks;
  11. The driver-guide will take necessary personal protection precautions at all times which include wearing of masks and using sanitizer regularly after each physical contacts.
  12. Please be assured that all our selection of partner properties we work with have their strict COVID-19 hygiene policy in place.
  13. Tanzania wasn't Really affected by Covid 19 to the same extent as most other countries, especially those in Europe and South America. However, we will keep the above measures in place for your peace of mind.

Our meet and greet teams at airports will still be there to accompany guests into transfer vehicles.

Thank you for your understanding and we look forward to welcoming you to Tanzania for your African safari holiday of a lifetime.

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