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Kilimanjaro Hiking/Trekking Day Trip, Marangu

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Experience the essence of Africa's tallest peak with our One Day Kilimanjaro Hikes, starting from Marangu Gate to Mandara Huts and back to Marangu Gate. For those unable to undertake the complete summit climb of Mt. Kilimanjaro due to constraints like time, budget, or fitness levels, this day hike offers a glimpse into the mountain's beauty and the distinctive ambiance of the trekking community.

12:00 AM

Meeting Point

at your hotel (in Moshi)

09:30 AM

Meeting in Moshi and drive to Marangu Gate

We will meet at any hotel in Moshi and ride by private car to Marangu to start your hiking experience. We will have a briefing of the tour and package lunch.

10:30 AM

Hiking From Marangu Gate to Mandara Hut

Kilimanjaro day trek from Marangu Gate (1,860 m / 6,046 feet) At the gate, your guide will handle permit paperwork, signifying the commencement of your journey through the dense Kilimanjaro rainforest.

Trekking hours is 4hrs to reach Mandara Huts (2,700m / 8,860 ft)

02:30 PM

Descen from Mandara Hut to Marangu Gate

Descending will be much faster, and will take 2 hours to reach the gate, meet our driver who will drive waiting at the gate.

04:30 PM

Drive from Marangu Gate to Moshi

You will drive in a private car back to Moshi.

05:30 PM

End of the tour

Ending Point

at your hotel (in Moshi)

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

Transport to/from Marangu gate (private car)

National Park fees

Professional English speaking mountain guide

Lunch box

1,5L bottle of water

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What‘s not included

Accommodations in Moshi (We can arrange on Request)

Flights (International)

Alcoholic and soft drinks

Tips

Personal expenses in nature such as money for souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees etc.

Visa fees (100 USD for American and 50 USD for non-American)

Immunization documents (yellow fever recommended for visa processing on arrivals)

Tour Important Information

Your guide for the mountain will meet you, typically at your hotel, providing a briefing before heading to the eastern entrance of Kilimanjaro National Park, Marangu Gate, situated at an elevation of 1,860 m / 6,046 feet. At the gate, your guide will handle permit paperwork, signifying the commencement of your journey through the dense Kilimanjaro rainforest.

During the ascent, which takes about 3-4 hours to reach Mandara Huts (2,700m / 8,860 ft), you may encounter the captivating Blue Monkeys, the iconic black and white Colobus Monkeys, and a diverse range of birds amid the impressive vegetation. Upon reaching Mandara Huts, a well-deserved break and a packed lunch await. Depending on the available time, you may choose to extend the hike to Maundi Crater, offering breathtaking views of Kilimanjaro, Northern Tanzania, and Kenya (subject to weather conditions). Following lunch, the descent back to Marangu Gate begins, taking approximately 2-3 hours, concluding with a return to your lodging.

For this trek, it is recommended to have well-worn hiking footwear (new boots/shoes are discouraged), a waterproof coat, walking poles (optional), and essential items such as a water bottle, snacks, and a day pack.

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$450/ per person

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