Kilimanjaro - Rongai route

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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 8 days
  • tour type Private
  • age requirement 5+ years old
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
  • Maximum altitude 5895 meters
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  • Starts Arusha, Tanzania
  • Ends Arusha, Tanzania
HIGHLIGHTS
  • The Rongai route climb
  • Support with Crew excellent team during entire of climb Trip
We avoid the crowded Marangu route on Kilimanjaro, preferring to approach the mountain from the north by the lightly-used Rongai route. The Rongai route starts just south of the Kenya-Tanzania border and has been almost unused for many years because the area was considered sensitive. Now open for climbing once again, experienced guides consider this ascent route to be both easier and more beautiful than the main Marangu trail. The Rongai route begins in attractive farmland and delightful forest, with the possibility of wildlife viewing, and passes through several different climate zones, adding considerably to the interest of the trek.

We have laid out the day-by-day itinerary under the "itinerary tab". If you have any questions to us, please contact us. We can assure you that this will be an experience of a lifetime.

Trek type: Small- Medium group size, Youth and Family, High altitudes. Summit Success Rates: Gilman’s Point (96%). Uhuru Peak (97%)
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ABOUT ANAPA TRAVEL AFRICA TOURS
4 - Very Good
Based on 9 reviews
  • Evgueni
  • From Canada
  • On Feb 28 2019
4 - Very Good
Evgueni's review for another Anapa Travel Africa Tours tour
“We liked Marangu Route. It is scenic enough, and accommodation in the huts is more comfortable than in tents. The huts were never crowded nor excessively noisy.”
  • Ariev
  • From Indonesia
  • On Jun 25 2018
5 - Excellent
Ariev's review for another Anapa Travel Africa Tours tour
“It was my first time doing Safari in Africa, and ANAPA gave me a journey that I would not forget. The Tarangire trip was good, and Ngorongoro Safari Experiences was beyond my words, it was so amazing.”
  • Anonymous
  • From Canada
  • On Jun 23 2018
5 - Excellent
Review for another Anapa Travel Africa Tours tour
“We opted to do the 6 day marangu route with anapa travel - I have to say our guides, porters, cooks and server were outstanding. Very knowledgeable about the flora and fauna on the trail. We felt very comfortable and safe with this team and would hike with them again.”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Arrival Day in Tanzania
  • Day 2: Kilimanjaro Gate – Rongai 1st Caves camp (2,600m)
  • Day 3: 1st Cave – Kikelewa Cave (3,600m)
  • Day 4: Kikelewa Cave – Mawenzi Tarn camp (4,330m)
  • Day 5: Mawenzi Tarn camp – Kibo hut (4,700m)
  • Day 6: Kibo hut – Uhuru Peak (5,895m) – Horombo hut (3,270m)
  • Day 7: Horombo hut (3,720m) – Marangu Gate (1,980m)
  • Day 8: Arusha – Transfer
WHAT'S INCLUDED
  • Flying Doctors Emergences
  • 2 nights’ hotel accommodation bed & breakfast in Arusha before and after the climb.
  • 2 transfers from Arusha to Kilimanjaro Marangu gate – return.
  • 3 meals per day while trekking: Vegetarian/non-vegetarian.
  • 7 days Kilimanjaro trek – Rongai route.
  • 6 nights’ accommodation in tents while trekking.
  • All park entrance fees, and government levies.
  • English speaking mountain guide and assistant.
  • Porters – minimum of 3 per client.
  • First Aid Kit including Oxygen Kit.
  • Camping Equipment’s including sleeping tents, sleeping mats, dining tent, chairs and table.
  • Climbing certificate
  • Complementary of printed Climbing-hat and T-shirt
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • International flight tickets to Tanzania
  • Travel documents i.e Insurance, Visa, Health certificate
  • Sleeping bag
  • Items of personal nature.
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CANCELLATION

10% Deposit payable upfront. Remaining balance payable 45 days prior to trip departure. Free cancellation up to 45 days prior departure. No refund applicable within 45 days of departure.

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A deposit of 10% is required when booking this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 45 days prior departure. For any bookings within 45 days of departure, the full tour amount will be charged upon booking.

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