3 Days Kilimanjaro Marangu-Route Hikes
This is a short program on the Kilimanjaro Mountain which takes you to Horombo Hut via the Marangu Route, Three days tour on Kilimanjaro can only done on the Marangu Route knows as the Coca Cola route.
Day 1: Arusha – Marangu Gate, Hike to Mandara Hut
After breakfast and briefing, drive to the Kilimanjaro National Park Gate (about 1 hour), register and commence the climb. Walk through the rain forest to the Mandara encampment. A side trip to Maundi Crater is a good way to see the surroundings including Northern Tanzania and Kenya. In the rain forest, look for towering Eucalyptus trees, bird life, and Colobus monkeys.
Day 2: Mandara Hut – Horombo Hut
You leave the glades of the rain forest and follow an ascending path on the open moorlands to the Horombo encampment. Views of Mawenzi and the summit of Kibo are amazing. Look for giant lobelias and groundless. You may begin to feel the effects of the altitude.
Day 3: Horombo Hut – park gate, returns to Arusha
After breakfast, a steady descent takes us down through moorland to the Mandara Hut. Continue descending through lush forest path to the National Park gate at Marangu. At lower elevations, it can be wet and muddy. Gaiters and trekking poles will help. Shorts and t-shirts will probably be plenty to wear. A vehicle will meet you at Marangu village to drive you back to Peace hotel in Arusha.
The end of 3 Days Kilimanjaro Marangu-Route Hikes.
3 Days Kilimanjaro Marangu-Route Hikes:
2 Nights Hotel Accommodations.
All tours per itinerary.
All transportation and transfers per itinerary.
National Park gate fees.
Certified, experienced, English-speaking guides for all routes.
Salaries for all crew members.
All meals on the mountain.
3 days Kilimanjaro Hikes Includes:
International and domestic flights.
Meals not listed.
Tips for guides and porters.
Sleeping bags and personal items.