Kilimanjaro Climb: Northern Circuit Route

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  • No booking fees
  • E-ticket/Mobile voucher
  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • minimum participants 2
  • age requirement 10+ years old
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
  • Maximum altitude 5895 meters
  • Trek difficulty Hard
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  • Starts Moshi, Tanzania
  • Ends Moshi , Tanzania
HIGHLIGHTS
  • Use the leasttravelled route to reach Kilimanjaro Peak
  • Cross the Shira Plateau, see the Lava Tower
  • Enjoy great views of the sprawling African plains from the top
Join us on this 10-day, guided trek to the highest point in Africa. Book this tour and get the chance to summit Kilimanjaro via the Northern Circuit route. We will pick you up at Kilimanjaro International Airport upon arrival and drive you to your accommodation in Moshi on the first day of the tour.

Drive from Moshi to Londorossi Gate and sign up with Kilimanjaro National Park authorities. Head for Mti Mkubwa Camp (2,820m) where you spend your first night. Trek to the top of the mountain via Shira (I and II), Moir, Buffalo and School Hut camps. Summit the mountain on Day 8 and return to Moshi on Day 9.

The most recently opened and longest route to the top of the mountain, the Northern Circuit route takes a minimum of eight to nine days to complete. Starting from Londorossi Gate, this route and follows the same path as the Lemosho route for the first two days. Cross the Shira Plateau, see the Lava Tower and enjoy great views across the sprawling plains of Africa upon reaching the top. For more about this trip, please read the itinerary below.
Customer reviews about Migration Venture Africa Ltd
5 - Excellent
Based on 12 reviews
Matthias' review for another Migration Venture Africa Ltd tour
5 - Excellent
  • Matthias
  • On Aug 08 2018
“Amos was our main contact and he was always quick to respond with any information that we needed as well as being very accommodating to our needs. The guides for the trek were also great, helping us along every step of the way. Would definitely recommend Migration for any of their offered trips or even for organising a custom itinerary!”
Tina's review for another Migration Venture Africa Ltd tour
5 - Excellent
  • Tina
  • From Tanzania
  • On Aug 04 2018
“My experience with Migration Venture Africa was nothing but positive. I planned a 7 day Kilimanjaro trip with a friend. They were great with communication via email and setting things up even before I arrived. Everyone that works for the company was very kind and helpful to us. Migration Venture Africa gave a very personal and reliable service that you can't find with the larger companies. They are also one of the only companies based out of the small town of Moshi rather than Arusha and all of their workers are locally hired. The company itself is also locally owned, which is not always the case with the bigger companies. Prior to our trek, we met with our mountain guides to do a precheck for gear and to talk about what to expect. We were picked up at our hotel by the guides and our porters, where we all went together to the mountain gate. The gear provided was sleeping bags (the NorthFace), sleeping pads, a tent, and a dining tent with table, chairs etc. Higher on the mountain they also provided hot water bottles for our sleeping bags to keep warm. The meals during the trek were great, with hot meals in the morning and night and a box lunch for a mid-day meal. There was always more than enough food and the variety of food was great too. All food was safely prepared and no one on our trek was ever ill from food or water. The guides were very attentive to our needs. Our entire group made it to the summit and back down with no troubles. We even made it to the top in time for the sunrise, which was amazing. If you are looking for a company that cares about you and not just money, then I would recommend MIGRATION VENTURE AFRICA LTD.”
Review for another Migration Venture Africa Ltd tour
5 - Excellent
  • Anonymous
  • From UK
  • On Mar 08 2019
“From Amos greeting us at the Kilimanjaro airport, to Guides, and all of the porters and our cook helping us on our 7 days hike up Mount Kilimanjaro.
They run a very competent and professional Kilimanjaro climbing company that supplied us with everything we needed to succeed on our summiting Mount Kilimanjaro hiking the Machame route. Our expectations were regularly exceeded with all aspects of our trip! The food was fantastic, the tents and sleeping bags kept us warm and the charming personalities of the whole team who took much enjoyment in helping us because they clearly love their jobs! We were treated amazingly well.
This is the only company I would use to climb Mount Kilimanjaro again.”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Kilimanjaro Airport arrival and transfer to Moshi
  • Day 2: Moshi - Londorossi Gate – Mti Mkubwa Camp (2,820m)
  • Day 3: Mti Mkubwa Camp - Shira Camp I (3,610m)
  • Day 4: Shira Camp I - Moir Camp (4,200m)
  • Day 5: Moir Camp - Buffalo Camp (4,020m)
  • Day 6: Buffalo Camp - Third Cave Camp (3,800m)
  • Day 7: Third Cave Camp - School Hut Camp (4,800m)
  • Day 8: School Hut Camp - Kilimanjaro Peak -Millennium Camp
  • Day 9: Millennium Camp - Mweka Gate (1,640m) - Moshi
  • Day 10: Moshi departure
WHAT'S INCLUDED
  • Accommodation as per the itinerary
  • Full board meals during the trek. A lunch box on the first day of the trek
  • Experienced, English-speaking tour guides
  • Airport pickup and drop off. All transfers as per the itinerary
  • Camping equipment (sleeping tents, mess tents, chairs & tables)
  • All park and camping fees
  • Rescue fees
  • An official certificate of achievement
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • International flights
  • Tanzania visa fees
  • Travel insuarance
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Personal climbing equipment
  • Gratuities to your guide & porter: 15-20% of the total tour price
  • Anything not mentioned in the 'What's Included' section
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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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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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