As you hike through the lush green rainforest from the Machame Gate you realise that you have just embarked on an adventure of a lifetime. This itinerary allows you the time to see all of Kilimanjaro's main areas and with a 7 day ascent it also allows you a great chance of successfully making it to the roof of Africa! A great route. You will ascending through afromontane forest and then into the heath zone and on to the edge of the remnants of the Shira volcano. The route then circumnavigates the main peak, Kibo, anticlockwise on route passing some spectacular features such as giant steps and glacial valleys. The final ascent is from Barafu camp. It is a night time ascent to Uhuru Peak via Stella Point. The descent is via the Mweka route. Experience the most memorable sunrise you may ever see – the sunrise over Africa.
*Please note that all timings are estimated and subjected to actual ground conditions.