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7 DAYS – MACHAME ROUTE CLIMB KILIAMANJARO

7 DAYS – MACHAME ROUTE CLIMB KILIAMANJARO

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DAY 1: MACHAME GATE TO FOREST CAMP

Elevation (ft): 7,800ft to 9,500ft

Distance: 5 km

Hiking Time:3-4 hours

Habitat: RainForest

  • Itinerary steps: 1
  • Meals included: Breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Accommodation included: Dinner and overnight at Campsites

DAY 2: MACHAME FOREST CAMP TO SHIRA CAVE CAMP

Elevation (ft): 9,500ft to 11,500ft
Distance: 8 km
Hiking Time 5-6 hours

Habitat: Moorland

  • Itinerary steps: 1
  • Meals included: Breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Accommodation included: Dinner and overnight at Campsites

DAY 3: SHIRA CAMP CAVE TO SHIRA II TO MOIR HUT

Elevation (ft): 11,500ft to 13,800 ft
Distance: 14 km
Hiking Time: 5-7 hours
Habitat: Moorland

  • Itinerary steps: 1
  • Meals included: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Accommodation included: Dinner and overnight at Campsites

DAY 4: MOIR HUT TO LAVA TOWER TO BARRANCO CAMP

Elevation (ft): 13,800ft to 13,000ft
Distance: 7 km
Hiking Time: 4-6 hours
Habitat: Semi Desert

  • Itinerary steps: 1
  • Meals included: Breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Accommodation included: Dinner and overnight at Campsites

DAY 5: BARRANCO CAMP TO KARANGA CAMP TO BARAFU CAMP

Elevation (ft): 13,000ft to 15,000ft
Distance: 9km
Hiking Time: 8-10 hours
Habitat: Alpine Desert

  • Itinerary steps: 1
  • Meals included: Breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Accommodation included: Dinner and overnight at Campsites

DAY 6: BARAFU CAMP TO SUMMIT TO MWEKA HUT

Elevation (ft): 15,300ft to 19,345ft (and down to 10,000ft)
Distance: 5 km ascent / 12 km descent
Hiking Time: 7-8 hours ascent / 4-6 hours descent
Habitat: Arctic

  • Itinerary steps: 1
  • Meals included: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Accommodation included: Overnight stay at huts

DAY 7: MWEKA CAMP TO MOSHI/ARUSHA

Elevation (ft): 10,000ft to 5,400ft
Distance: 10 km
Hiking Time: 3-4 hours
Habitat: RainForest

  • Itinerary steps: 1
  • Meals included: Breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Accommodation included: Overnight stay at a booked hotel/lodge

DAY 8: DEPARTURE

Optional: in the following day you shall be transferred to Airport for departure.