by on October 10, 2018
9days 8nights climb 5days 4night marangu route - Kilimanjaro and 4days 3nights Safari wildlife camping
DAY 1: Arusha/Marangu
Pick up from your overnight hotel to Marangu gate, there we will spend some time for registration, payment of fees and final parking. Start climbing through dense semi – trpical to the first Hut – Mandara hut (9,000ft).Dinner and overnight at mandara hut, F.B
DAY 2: Mandara/Horombo
Early breakfast then ascend through the alpine meadow, grassland and moor land to Horombo hut(12,000ft).Both mawenzi and kibo peaks can be viewed easily on the way. Dinner and overnight stay at Horombo hut, F,B
DAY 3:Horombo/kibo
After breakfast, further ascending to Kibo hut(15,000ft).The landscape becomes very stony and eroded. Spectacular mountain vegetation like giant cactus, groundswell and lobelia appear on the way. Dinner and overnight stay at Kibo hut, F.B
DAY 4: Kibo/Horombo
Wake up at midnight, have some snacks and coffee then proceed to the summit through Gilman’s point (18,640ft).Its about 5-6 hours and 1-2 hours from Kibo hut to Gilman’s point and from Gilman’s point to Uhuru peak(19,340ft) respectively. Thus reaching the peak in the early morning of the fifth day and descending after pictures taking on the top to Horombo hut for dinner and overnight F.B
DAY 5: Marangu/Moshi/- Arusha
After breakfast, descend from Horombo hut to marangu gate. The waiting car will take you back to Arusha town. Accommodations at green mountain hotel
All Park fees, Picnic lunches. Rescue fees, Camping fees,
All transfers as Indicated in the itinerary above.
Accommodations based in huts.
Meals as per the above itinerary – 3 Meals a day – Vegetarians and Non vegetarians.
Services of Bright African Safaris staff throughout. The cook will be responsible for your 3delicious meal a day.
Services of a Senior Bright African Safaris Naturalist Trekking Guides and assistance guide.
All baggage handling – Recommended weight for clients’ backpack to be carried up the mountain is 15kgs. Kindly allow 5 kg for personal daypacks including Cameras.
We will provide 1guide and 1 assistant guides in this trekking. Our Guides are licensed and have received training from Mt. Kilimanjaro National Park Instructors.
Transfers to the gate before and After Trek to Arusha.
Not Included:
Soft drinks, beer, wine and spirits (as well as gifts like local crafts etc)
Any local and international flights tickets (airline).
Tips for staff such as guides, porters and the cook staff
Fees for passport, visas, immunizations and insurance
Meals and expenses en route to Tanzania
Laundry, phone and other items of a personal nature
We advice our clients to bring their own first Aid Kit.
Services of Bright Safaris Camping equipment. These are Tents, Sleeping mattress, camping table and chairs etc.
Budget Camping Safari: food supplied (Menu)
Breakfast: Fruit, egg, Fruit juice, eggs, bread/French toast/plain toast/pancakes.margarine/jam/honey/peanut-butter,cereals/porridge,Milo Pancakes, Oats, Omelet’s, tea/coffee
Picnic lunches: Sliced carrot & cucumber strips, seasonal fruits, boiled eggs, vegetable/meat cutlets, sandwiches (egg/cheese/tuna/tomato).
Dinners : Soup (Mushroom/cucumber soup, Pumpkin soup/chicken/vegetable) bread, a meat dish, rice/pasta/potatoes, Fish curry/Noodles, vegetable dishes(Vegetable Kish etc, fruit, some local dishes which am sure they will be more interested to you.
Desserts: Bush made cake accompanied with local Brewed Tanzanian coffee, Tea, Cup of hot Chocolate, Milo’s etc.
Snacks : Peanut/Crisps/Popcorn/Cookies.
Below is the list of the gears that you should bring with you for trekking.
FOR FEET: Mt. Boots, Socks – at least 4/5 pairs (This must be thin and thick ones) 1 pair of gaiters, Sandal/open shoes,(optional)
FOR BOTTOM: 1 thermal (warm) trousers, 1 thermal (warm) long underwear, 1 wind/water proof trousers.
FOR TOP: 2 or 1 long sleeved thermal shirts, 1 thermal T-shits, 1 thermal jacket or sweater, 1 down jacket, preferable wool attached one.
FOR HANDS: 1 pc of roll foam or air mattress, 1 warm sleeping bag.
OTHER GEARS: 1 head lump and spare batteries, 1 pair or 1 pc of walking sticks, 1 pair of sunglasses or ice goggles, Sun block cream or Lotion, Lipstick cream, First Aid Kit, Camera + films with its spare batteries, passport book, a day pack, a rucksack or safari bag.
FOR DRINKING: Drinking water bottle (NALGEN) or any other brand like SIGG or optional, camel pack.
Note: These Items can be hired here in Arusha before your Trek, Most of the items mentioned above can be hired for 10 – 15 dollars for the whole Trek.
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Day 6 : Arusha to Lake Manyara National Park or Tarangire National Park
After breakfast, proceed to Lake Manyara or Tarangire National Park for a full day game drive in the Park. See buffalo, giraffe, zebra and many more species, all set against the stunning backdrop of the Great Rift Wall. Dinner and overnight at ALSAMO CAMPSITE.
Day 7 : Lake Manyara – Serengeti National Park
After breakfast, set out for the endless open plains and stunning skies of the Serengeti. A scenic four hour drive, full day game drive together with late evening game drive.
Dinner and overnight at Seronera Campsite.
Day 8 : Serengeti to Ngorongoro.
Early morning game drive and then after a relaxing morning and an early lunch, proceed to Ngorongoro, where the night will be spent on the Crater Rim.
Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Simba Campsite.
Day 9 : Ngorongoro Crater tour – back to Arusha.
After early breakfast, proceed directly to the Crater floor for a full day crater tour with picnic lunches.
Later proceed back to Arusha in the evening
3 nights budget camping accommodation
Meals: Full Board – Breakfast, Hot Lunch or Picnic Lunch and Dinner while on Safari.
All Transfers and Transport 4×4 Safari Landcruiser, Park Fees, Camping Accommodation
Game viewing activities as stated in the above tour/safari description.
Services of a Safari Driver/ Guide and a Safari Cook.
Not included in tour:
Items of a Personal Nature
Tips and Gratitude’s to Safari Staff
What to bring:
A warm sweater as the nights can be chilly at high altitudes.
Comfortable shoes
Sleeping bags or we can provide you with BLANKETS.
Cost $3000 per person rage size group 7pax up pax 5