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Marangu Route 6 Days 5 Nights

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Overview
This route is easy, gradual ascent and the most popular route for climbing Mt Kilimanjaro. You will be sleeping in shared wooden huts where toilets, dining and washing rooms (cold shower) are available. This route is recommended proper acclimatization. The Marangu Route is also known as the "Tourist Route" or "Coca Cola Route".

And just about every tour operator will tell you:
The Marangu route is the easiest, cheapest and by far the most popular. Unfortunately, only one of these statements is true: climbing Kilimanjaro on the Marangu route is the cheapest option. You will need a sleeping bag, warm clothes and walking poles.

At Horombo we will take an extra day for acclimatization. During this day you will be able to take various walks so it is not at all a waste of a day. Rather, it is a great day and also one that will give you a much higher chance of reaching Kilimanjaro's top, as you will be properly acclimatized.

For a detailed itinerary, we kindly ask you to see the itinerary tab.
4-5 hours Sleeping huts
Pick up from your hotel in Arusha at 8.30am and drive to Marangu gate, after the gate fees payment you will start climbing to Mandara hut with picnic lunch. 5-6 hours walk. Dinner and overnight at Mandara hut.
6-7 hours Sleeping huts
After breakfast take your picnic lunch boxes, proceed climbing, 6-7 hours to Horombo hut 3700mts for dinner and overnight.
Sleeping huts

Full day at Horombo hut 3700mts (this day you can visit Mawenzi peak, or you can visit the caves) breakfast, lunch and dinner at Horombo hut
6-7 hours Sleeping huts
After breakfast continue climbing with your picnic lunch packets towards to Kibo hut 6-7 hours walk. Altitude 4700mts. Dinner and overnight at Kibo Hut
8-10 hours Sleeping huts
At 1.00am have a cup of coffee then climb 2 hours to Gilman’s Point, then proceed from Gilman’s (1 and half hour) to the summit (UHURU PEAK) the roof of Africa. After sunrise descend to Horombo hut for dinner and overnight.
4-5 hours
After breakfast descends to Marangu gate. Here you will meet our vehicle and you will transfer to your hotel in Arusha.
what’s included
  • All park entry fees,
  • Huts fees
  • Rescue fees, if necessary.
  • Three meals a day
  • Cook
  • Porters
  • Guides
  • Transfer from Hotel to Marangu
  • Transfer back from marangu to your hotel
  • Oxygen
what’s excluded
  • Tips
Tour details
Availability Available Daily
Duration 6 days
Minimum Participants 2 people
guiding method Live guide/instructor
Guide Language English
Maximum altitude 5895 meters
Trek difficulty Easy
Starts/Ends Arusha , Tanzania/Arusha , Tanzania
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Good to know Payment

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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CancellationFree cancellation up to 45 days prior departure. No refund applicable within 45 days of departure.
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