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Mt Kilimanjaro Group Trek - Machame 9 Day Route

9 days with G Adventures   Rating: Budget

800-680-2858 800-680-2858 Itinerary
Click for Dates and Prices Day 1 Moshi
Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Machame Gate to Machame Camp
Hike lower slopes of Mt. Kilimanjaro to Machame Camp. (1B,1L,1D)

Day 3 Machame Camp to Shira 2 Camp
Hike through lower alpine moorland to Shira 2 camp. Views of Kibo Peak. (1B,1L,1D)

Day 4 Shira 2 Camp to Barranco Camp
Hike to Barranco Camp via Lava Tower. Fantastic views of Western Breach and Breach Wall. (1B,1L,1D)

Day 5 Barranco Camp to Karanga Camp
Hike via Great Barranco Wall and the vast alpine desert of Karanga Valley. (1B,1L,1D)

Day 6 Karanga Camp to Barafu Camp
Short hike as you gain altitude to prepare for your summit attempt. (1B,1L,1D)

Day 7 Barafu Camp to Summit to Mweka Camp
Night hike to the Summit via Stella Point. Appreciate the beautiful sunrise before descending to Mweka Camp. (1B,1L,1D)

Day 8 Descent - Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate to Moshi
Continue descent through forested lower slopes to Moshi. (1B,1L,1D)

Day 9 Moshi
Depart at any time. (1B)
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800-680-2858 800-680-2858 All This Included
Experience the splendour of Kili with an extra day to acclimatize on your way to the summit of Africa's highest peak. Considered by many to be the most scenic path to the summit, the Machame boasts different routes to the summit and back. Known as the 'Whiskey Route', this path leads you through magnificent forests to gain a ridge leading through moorland to the Shira Plateau. It offers great scenery beneath the glaciated precipices of the Southern Icefields before summiting from the higher Barafu Camp. Camp along the route with support from local guides and porters. As a world leader in Kili treks, we'll take you to new heights in adventure!
  • Guided group trek up Mt Kilimanjaro's Machame Route with local guides, cooks, porters. Additional 'acclimatization day' during ascent. All permits and fees.
  • 8 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 7 dinners. (Allow USD40-50 for meals and drinks (including bottled water) not included.)
  • Private minibus, trekking.
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO), certified mountain guide throughout, local representative, cook, porters.
800-680-2858 800-680-2858 Highlights
  • Stand atop the world's highest free-standing mountain
  • Take in all the stunning scenery that Africa's highest mountain has to offer
  • Use an extra day to acclimatize
800-680-2858 800-680-2858 Accommodations
Simple hotels (2 nts)
Full-service alpine camping (6 nts)
800-680-2858 800-680-2858 Notes
  • Small group experience; Max 12, avg 10.
  • Please ask your Vacations To Go travel counselor for more information.
800-680-2858 800-680-2858 Terms and Conditions
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