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Marangu route 5 days kilimanjaro climb

Kilimanjaro climb 5 days Marangu route

Kili climb is amazing adventure trip in Africa, imagine experiencing 5 different ecological zones, enjoying scenic beauty of mount kilimanjaro, from wild animals, forest, wild flowers, volcano, volcanic rocks, glacier, ice and snow.

Marangu route 5 days is a budget Kilimanjaro trekking trail.

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro through Marangu route 5 days is easier and cheap. It is first Kilimanjaro trail used by first Europeans to trek Kilimanjaro to the summit. Hans Meyer was guided by local Kilimanjaro climb guide Yohana Lauwo; Hans Meyer from German was first European explorer to reach the summit of Kilimanjaro on 5th of October 1889. Mr. Ludwig Purtscheller from Austria accompanied Hans Meyer and they successful hike Kilimanjaro.

Marangu the most popular route to the summit, the shortest and the cheapest thus affectionately known as the Cocacola Route. The shortest time is 5 days. Austria, Switzerland, German and Italy are some of countries in Europe which most people interests is mountaineering. Climbing mountains is the main adventure interest for people from Swiss, German, Italy and Italy.

Climbing in 5 days increases the risk of altitude sickness due to short time of acclimatization and so most of the hikers are advised to take an extra night at Horombo.

Below is a Marangu Route 5 days itinerary- day to day detail.

DAY 01 - Drive to Marangu Gate, \register and begin Walking through the rain forest to Mandara hut (2,743 metres (8,999 ft), about 3 hours). Have meals and overnight at Mandara Hut.

DAY 02- After breakfast leave the forest and cross open moor land to Horombo hut (3,760 metres (12,340 ft)). Have Overnight at Horombo Hut.

DAY 03- You walk through moorland then alpine desert to "The Saddle" between the peaks of Mawenzi and Kibo. From here you will walk for about an hour to reach Kibo hut (4,730 metres (15,520 ft)).

DAY 04 -At Very early start for the summit on steep scree up to Gillman's Point (5,681 metres (18,638 ft)), which is on the crater rim. Continue around the rim (which will take about two hours if you are fit) to Uhuru Peak (5,895 metres (19,341 ft)) the highest point in Africa. Descend to Kibo Hut and then down to the thicker air and relative warmth of Horombo hut.

DAY 05 After breakfast descend to Marangu gate, meet our driver and transfer to the Hotel.

n  It is recommended to climb in 6 days (add one day) for more success unless you are experienced Mountaineer.

PRICE IS on request


         2 nights hotel accommodation in Moshi (before & after climb)

         Breakfast at hotel

         Group transport to and from Moshi to the trail/route  head

         Kilimanjaro National Park fees



         All meals on the mountain

         Clean safe water like mineral bottled water for drink

         Accommodation in the Mountain

         Pick up and drop off at Kilimanjaro Airport-JRO


Costs of additional services:


         Bottled oxygen, only for rescue/emergency use $80  

         Extra acclimatization day $180

         Extra hotel night, per room $80  

         Mount Meru climb (3 nights/4 days), per person $725


Not included in price:


         Airfare From Your Country to Kilimanjaro Airport

         Lunch or dinner at hotel

         Personal gear and equipment


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