Kilimanjaro Machame Route 6 Days
In Kilimanjaro Machame route, all climbers sleep in tents (tents are included) and meals are served in a dinner tent. It is done over 6 days, so acclimatization is easier, and the success rate is fairly high.
If Marangu is the “Coca Cola” route, then the Machame Route is the “Whiskey” route. It is the second most popular and one of the most scenic routes on the mountain. All climbers sleep in tents (tents are included) and meals are served in a dinner tent or on a blanket outside. It is done over 6 days(Machame Route 6 Days), so acclimatization is easier, and the success rate is fairly high. It is for physically fit people with some hiking experience. Descent is down the Mweka trail staying at the Mweka or Millennium camp the final night on the mountain.
DepartureMoshi Town to Machame Gate
Departure TimePlease be ready by 8:15 AM for a prompt departure at 9:30 AM.
Return TimeApproximately 10:30 AM in the last day.
Dress CodeCasual. Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking shoes, hat, cold weather jacket, gloves, pants, spare clothing.
IncludeAll Park FeesHelicopter Rescue Fees18% VAT on Tour Fees & ServicesCamping FacilitiesTransfers to and from the park for Kilimanjaro climbersCrew salariesSleeping tentsProfessional GuideSleeping MatMeals according to the Itinerary
Not IncludedBicycle HelmetsAll bicycle transfersSnacks and fruits at water points for Cycling toursAccommodation as indicated on the Cycling tour itineraryTREK Mountain Hardtail 4300 & Merida Matts 20-D Hardtail Mountain BikesCycling Tour Support Vehicle(s)Village entry fees (for the day trips)Any services not mentioned aboveSafari Camping Equipment (tents, sleeping mats, chairs, tables etc.)Overnight stays in safari tentsProfessional Safari CookCamping safari according to the itineraryFlightsOther Optional ActivitiesAlcoholic and Soft DrinksAll Mentioned Safari ActivitiesBottled Mineral waterTransportation in 4×4 Land Cruiser with a pop-up roof for easy game viewing and photographyClimbing gearsMeals not listedEmergency oxygenVisa FeesPersonal expensesTravel insuranceTips and gratuitiesPersonal trekking equipmentAirport TransfersHotel Accommodations According to the Itinerary
Day 1: Machame Gate (1490m) – Machame Camp (2980m)
Day 2: Machame camp (2980m) – Shira camp (3840m)
Day 3: Shira (at 3840m) to Lava Tower (at 4630m) to Barranco camp (at 3950m)
Day 4: Barranco camp (3950m)- Barafu camp (4550m)
Day 5: (Summit attempt) Barafu camp (4550m) – Uhuru Peak (5895m) – Mweka (3100m)
Day 6: Mweka camp (3100m) – Mweka Gate (1980m)
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Hotels: We offer the following hotel options
|Hotel/Lodge Name||Price Per Night in USD|
|Panama Garden Resort (Single Room)||USD 80 per night|
|Panama Garden Resort(Double Room)||USD 100 per night|
|Panama Garden Resort (Triple Room)||USD 150 per night|
|The Secret Garden||USD 18 per night|
|The Hibiscus Moshi||USD 35 per night|
|Kilimanjaro Cottages (Single Room)||USD 35 per night|
|Kilimanjaro Cottages (Double Room)||USD 56 per night|
|Kilimanjaro Cottages (Triple Room)||USD 84 per night|
|Parkview Inn (Single Room)||USD 71 per night|
|Parkview Inn (Double Room)||USD 81 per night|
|Parkview Inn (Triple Room)||USD 160 per night|
|Kilimanjaro Wonders (Single Room)||USD 130 per night|
|Kilimanjaro Wonders (Double Room)||USD 145 per night|
|Kilimanjaro Wonders (Triple Room)||USD 160 per night|
|Private Toilet||USD 90|
|Sleeping Bag||USD 40|
|Duffel Bag||USD 20|
|Head torch||USD 10|
|Oxygen Cylinder||USD 76|
|Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) to Moshi (one way)||USD 30 per vehicle|
|Moshi to Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) (one way)||USD 30 per vehicle|
|Arusha to Moshi (one way)||USD 50 per vehicle|
|Moshi to Arusha (one way)||USD 50 per vehicle|