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Mount Kilimanjaro

(19,341ft/ 5895m)

Tanzania, Africa

14 Days

Difficulty Level



$2000 per person


One of the charismatic mountain peaks in Tanzania, is Mount Kilimanjaro, a dormant volcano with three volcanic cones, namely - Kibo, Mawenzi and Shira. In the mid 1880’s Kilimanjaro witnessed its first expedition. The summit of this mountain is covered by snow. It is astonishing to note that one can come across all the various types of vegetation such as cultivated land, rain forest, arctic like summit and desert ecosystems. Adventurers from all over the world visit Tanzania primarily for Mount Kilimanjaro, which is situated in Kilimanjaro national park. Make this expedition even more enthralling with K1 Adventures.

  • 01
    DAY 1

    Arrive at Kilimanjaro international airport, transfer to the hotel followed by dinner service.

  • 02
    DAY 2

    This morning, we shall do some checks of the gears that we have and our guide will discuss more about the expedition.You can explore the city of Arusha if you prefer, else relax at the hotel.

  • 03
    DAY 3

    After breakfast, we will drive towards Machame gate entrance, which is located at 1814 m / 5,950 ft. Later, we will be making our way through the beautiful forest, before arriving at Machame camp, where we would be spending the night and enjoying dinner.

  • 04
    DAY 4

    Our wonderful day begins with breakfast, followed by a 4 hour trek to Shira camp which is situated at a height of 3833 m / 12,575 ft. The purpose of these treks is to get adapted well to the elevation along with good rest.

  • 05
    DAY 5

    Time to make our way to Barranco camp, starting from the lava tower. The lunch break is accompanied by amazing views of the Breach area, before descending to Barranco camp(3981 m / 13,060 ft), where we will be spending the evening and night.

  • 06
    DAY 6

    Another vibrant day, where we indulge in some photography amidst layers of clouds, before descending slightly towards the Karanga camp, situated at an elevation of 4029 m / 13,200 ft.

  • 07
    DAY 7

    After breakfast, we will be heading to camp Kosovo, situated at 4870 m / 15,978 ft. This will be our high camp and is often quieter than other crowded camps due to the additional ascent enroute. We will sleep early to be able to carry out the main expedition next morning.

  • 08
    DAY 8

    Begins by starting around midnight with the aid of climbing gear and headlights. We shall be taking small breaks around 5745 m / 18,848 ft and get to see the sun rising. We will be reaching Uhuru peak after six hours which is situated at a height of 5895 m / 19341 ft. Finally, we are on the summit at Kilimanjaro. After taking some photos and snacks, we shall descend to our next camp called Mweka (3075 m / 10,090 ft).

  • 09
    DAY 9

    After breakfast, we will start descending to Mweka Gate (1638 m / 5,375 ft), for some great events and food. The lovely staff will then drive us back to our accommodation in Arusha to freshen up and have dinner.

  • 10
    DAY 10

    It's a fun time. The 4x4 ‘s will be taking us to the Tarangire national park, enjoying the game drive before making our way to Karatu to spend the evening/night at the lodge. This accommodation is situated pretty close to Ngorongoro crater.

  • 11
    DAY 11

    This morning is packed with action and energy, as we set out to Ngorongoro crater after breakfast. There will be a picnic lunch. The Ngorongoro crater is home to some unique wildlife. In the afternoon, it is time to drive to Serengeti national park that is also loaded with safari activities and accommodation in comfortable camps for the night.

  • 12
    DAY 12

    The day is specially dedicated for bush activities at Serengeti national park. Packed lunch is also on the list. You can take pictures, kill your curiosity by asking our guides and tour experts doubts. Serengeti is a huge area.

  • 13
    DAY 13

    The day is reserved for game drives and activities till afternoon, wherein we drive from Serengeti to Arusha.

  • 14
    DAY 14

    The jeep will transfer you to Kilimajaro international airport for your flight back home.

  • Airport transfers
  • Accommodation in a good hotel at Arusha, with breakfast.
  • Welcome dinner
  • Group gear for the climb such as sleeping tents, food stock, toilet tents, first aid and more)
  • Porter staff during the climb
  • Certified , professional mountain guides and local support staff
  • National park fees, permits and fee for the tour
  • 4x4 vehicles for the national parks
  • Comfortable camp accommodation at Serengeti
  • All the transport from national park to the hotel and wherever included as per the itinerary
  • International airfare from your home country to Tanzania and vice-versa, visas and insurance.
  • Covid-19 tests and quarantines, if any
  • Laundry related charges
  • Tips to porters or local staff
  • Emergency evacuation and hospitalisation
  • Any additional expenses incurred due to the delay in the program
  • Yellow fever vaccination
  • Personal expenditure, food, beverages.
  • The main gears needed for climbing such layers of clothing, backpacks etc
  • Gears needed for climbing would be provided by us such as carabiners, ropes etc. Please bring the following mentioned gears with you for this Kilimanjaro expedition.
  • Synthetic heavy weight base and short sleeve synthetic shirts (x2 pairs)
  • Lightweight nylon pants and soft shell jackets
  • Soft shell pants that are breathable and water repellant
  • Heavyweight insulated jacket with hood
  • Insulated pants
  • Wool or synthetic socks (x3 pairs)
  • Lightweight Gloves for the base layer, leather gloves, sunglasses, liner socks, sunscreen, lip balm, mountaineering boots, gaiters
  • Toothpaste, tooth brush, facewash, tissue rolls
  • Water Bottle and thermos
  • Food friendly plastic cups, bowls and spoons
  • Sunglasses or snow goggles
  • Hat/cap
  • Earplugs
  • Inflatable sleeping bags
  • Backpack for trekking- 35 L capacity
  • A large duffle bag and small duffle bag
  • Trekking poles
  • Extra batteries
  • Universal travel adapter for your smartphones and laptops
Dates April 9 - November 21, 2023
July 28 - August 9, 2023
November 17 - November 29, 2023
January 5 - January 17, 2024
Cost 2000 USD per person
Deposit Amount 600 USD
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