Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro Hike 2 Days 1 Night

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Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro Hike 2 Days 1 Night; On this trip, you will hike on the Marangu route and spend one night at Mandara hut. The following day you will hike towards Horombo hut before returning to Mandara hut for lunch and then hiking back.

You will NOT reach the summit. Climbing or trekking Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania East Africa is truly a trip of your lifetime.

For some reason not everyone is looks forward to trek to the top of Kilimanjaro famously known as Uhuru Peak which stands at 5895 meters above the sea level. Some people just wanted to get a chance to experience this majestic mountain without reaching Uhuru Peak.

In these cases, doing a short trek on Mount Kilimanjaro is a great option, giving you the chance to do a 1 day, 2 day, 3 day or 4 day of trekking. Along with this short treks African Spice Safaris advices you to combine this trek with a short safari to the northern part of Tanzania if you have the time.

You can safari to any of the following parks, Arusha National Park, Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara National Park, Ngorongoro Crater and Serengeti National Park.

Other options include, the cultural tours, Lake Natron, Lake Eyasi or walking safaris available in to the northern circuit. We have chosen Marangu route for you due to the fact is regarded as the easiest route up Mt Kilimanjaro.

However you can decide to use other routes but we will advice that some of the routes at certain points do not have are return route e.g Machame.

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro Hike 2 Days 1 Night Itinerary

Day 1: Hike From Marangu Gate (1850 Meters/ 6000 Feet) to Mandara Hut (2700 Meters/ 9,000 Feet)

0830 Hours: We leave Moshi town  for Marangu Gate. There we complete the required paperwork and head into the incredible Marangu forest, with its thick moss, lichens and endless display of abundant plant life.

Walk through the rainforest to the Mandara encampment. A side trip to Maundi Crater is a good way to see the surroundings including Northern Tanzania and Kenya. In the rainforest, look for towering Eucalyptus trees, bird life, and Colobus monkeys.

The route will take us through the rainforest to Mandara Hut (9000 feet) we will have an overnight here. The walk takes about 4 to 5 hours and we cover about 7 km.

Overnight at Mandara Hut
Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner

Day 2: Hike from Mandara Hut (2700 Meters/ 9,000 Feet) to (3,700 Meters/ 12,100 Feet)

After breakfast we head out on our next day’s trek towards Horombo Huts encampment on a route that will take about 3 to 4 hours up. The climb will take us through the lower heathland with small shrubs being the main vegetation. Views of Mawenzi and the summit of Kibo are amazing.

Look for giant lobelias and grounsels. After getting magnificent views of the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro in the morning sunrise, we will start to retrace our steps (2+ hours down), heading back down to Mandara Huts for lunch.

After lunch proceed down to Marangu Gate and back to our hotel in Moshi for hot shower, dinner and overnight. The walk covers about 11 km. We can transfer you to Arusha upon request.

Meal Plan: Breakfast and Lunch

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro Hike 2 Days 1 Night Prices

Dates FromDates ToPrice Per StudentChildren Aged 10 to 12 Years
 1st January 201931st December 2019Request for ratesRequest for rates


* On this trip, you will hike on the Marangu Route with one night at Mandara Hut and towards Horombo Hut before returning to Mandara for lunch and then hiking back. You will NOT reach the summit

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro Hike 2 Days 1 Night Rates Includes:

* Hut accomodation fees
* All meals on the mountain
* Salaries for all crew members
* Kilimanjaro National Park entrance fees
* Rescue fees (as required by national park)
* Certified, experienced, English-speaking guides for all routes
* Tents, foam sleeping pads, cooking equipment, and eating utensils
* Transport from Moshi to starting point on mountain and return to Moshi

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro Hike 2 Days 1 Night Rates Do Not Include:

* Drinks
* Laundry
* Tips or gratuity
* Travelers insurance
* Communication charges
* Sleeping bags and personal items
* Accommodation and meals in Moshi
* Visas, international airfares and airport taxes; meals
* Sightseeing not included in the package; optional activities
* Personal expenses such as transfers to/ from the airport (supplement airport transfer cost applies for tours starting from the airport)

Booking & Reservations for Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro Hike 2 Days 1 Night Contacts;

Booking Office Tel: + 254 718-179-967
Mobile/ WhatsApp : + 254 721-242-711
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