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Kilimanjaro Climbing Rongai Route 6 Days

It will give you enough time to climb and also is among the safe and easy way to climb Mount Kilimanjaro.

Duration

6 days

Voucher

Mobile ticket

  • What's included :
    • 5x Breakfast
    • 6x Dinner
    • 6x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 6 nights
    • Entry/Admission - Mount Kilimanjaro
    What's excluded :
    • Landing and facility fees

  • Day 1: RONGAI CAMP

    Stop At: Kilimanjaro National Park, Kilimanjaro National Park, Kilimanjaro Region
    After an early breakfast in Marangu, you will drive to the Rongai (Nalemoru) Gate near the Kenya border. We begin our climb on this unspoiled wilderness route. The walk then starts to climb consistently, but gently through attractive forest that shelters a variety of wildlife. The forest begins to thin out and the first camp is at the edge of the moorland zone (2600 m.) with extensive views over the Kenyan plains. The first day is only a half-day walk. Nalemoru Gate to Rongai Camp (2,600 m): 3-4 hours walking.


    Duration: 4 hours

    Meals included:
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: RONGAI CAMP

    Day 2: RONGAI KIKELELWA CAVE

    Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 40000 Tanzania
    Gradual rise through beautiful open moorland towards jagged pinnacles of Mawenzi to Kikelewa Camp (3679m) we reach in late afternoon at Kikelewa Caves for dinner and overnight at the camp.
    Rongai Camp to Kikelewa Caves (3.600 m): 6-8 hours walking

    Duration: 8 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Kikelewa Caves

    Day 3: RONGAI KIKELELWA CAVE

    Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 40000 Tanzania
    A Short but steep ascent to Mawenzi Tarn (4330m). Leave the vegetation behind shortly before reaching the next camp at Mawenzi Tarn. The afternoon is free to help your acclimatization. Kikelelwa Cave to Mawenzi Tarn (4,330m):3-4 hours walking
    Duration: 4 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Mawenzi Tarn

    Day 4: MAWENZI TURN TO KIBO HUT

    Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 40000 Tanzania
    Today we cross the lunar desert of the saddle between Mawenzi and Kibo Hut (4700m), at the bottom of the Kibo Crater wall by early afternoon. There is no running water at Kibo Hut. The remainder of the day is spent relaxing in preparation for the final ascent before a very early night.
    Mawenzi Turn to Kibo Hut (4,700m); 5-6 hours walking.

    Duration: 6 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: KIBO HUT

    Day 5: KIBO HUT TO SUMMIT TO HORROMBO HUT

    Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 40000 Tanzania
    Wake up before midnight in the cover of darkness. We begin a steep climb over loose volcanic scree has some well-graded zigzags and a slow but steady pace will take us to rim of the main crater, Gillman’s 5,685 m. We will rest there for few minutes to enjoy the sunrise over Mawenzi. Those who are still feeling good can continue slowly to make the three hour round trip from here along the crater rim to Uhuru peak 5,895 m. which is the highest point in Africa. After a few minutes to appreciate your accomplishment we descend to Kiko Hut is amazingly fast, and we stop at Kibo Hut for some refreshment, we continue to descend to reach Horrombo Hut.
    Kibo Hut to Summit to Horombo Hut (3100 m): 13-15 hours walking.


    Duration: 15 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Horrombo Hut

    Day 6: HORROMBO HUT

    Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 40000 Tanzania
    Today we will descend past Mandara hut to Marangu Gate, successful climbers will receive their summit certificates. From here you will be transferred to Kilimanjaro Mountain Resort for dinner and overnight.
    Horombo hut to Marangu Gate. (6-7 hours walking).
    Dinner and overnight at Kilimanjaro Mountain Masai Land Lodge

    Duration: 7 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Kilimanjaro Mountain Masai Land Lodge
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We will pick you up either at the bus station, border or at the hotelAirports
    • Kilimanjaro International Airport, Kilimanjaro Airport Rd, Tanzania
    • Arusha Airport, Arusha Tanzania
    Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Njofu Expedition Company Limited

Activity ID: V-109003P10

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