The 6-day Marangu route Kilimanjaro climbing tour package is a comprehensive and immersive experience that takes you on a journey to the highest peak in Africa, Mount Kilimanjaro. This package is designed for those who seek adventure and are ready to take on the challenge of climbing one of the world's most famous mountains. The Marangu route, also known as the "Coca-Cola" route, is the oldest and most well-established route on Kilimanjaro.

The 6-day Marangu route Kilimanjaro climbing tour package

Overview of the 6-Day Marangu Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Package

This 6-day Kilimanjaro tour package offers a unique opportunity to climb Mount Kilimanjaro via the Marangu route. The journey begins at the Marangu Gate and takes you through lush rainforests, alpine deserts, and glacial zones, culminating in the ascent to Uhuru Peak, the highest point in Africa. Along the way, you'll experience breathtaking views, diverse ecosystems, and the rich culture and history of the region. The package includes full-board accommodation in mountain huts, professional mountain guides, porters, and cooks, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable trek.

Itinerary of the 6-Day Marangu Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Package

Day 1: Marangu Gate to Mandara Hut

The adventure begins at the Marangu Gate, where you'll start your trek through the lush rainforest to Mandara Hut. The trail is gentle, and the scenery is breathtaking, with the chance to spot monkeys and a variety of bird species. The hike covers approximately 8km and takes about 4–5 hours. The altitude at Mandara Hut is 2,700m, where temperatures can drop to around 12°C at night.

Day 2: Mandara Hut to Horombo Hut

On the second day, you'll leave the rainforest behind and enter the moorland zone, characterized by heather and volcanic rocks. The trail becomes steeper as you make your way to Horombo Hut, located at an altitude of 3,720m. The hike covers approximately 12km and takes about 6–8 hours. The temperature at this altitude can drop to around 5°C at night.

Day 3: Horombo Hut Full-Day Acclimatization

This day is dedicated to acclimatization. You'll spend the day at Horombo Hut, taking short hikes around the area to help your body adjust to the altitude. This is a crucial part of the journey, as it helps prevent altitude sickness and prepares you for the more challenging days ahead.

Day 4: Horombo Hut to Kibo Hut

The fourth day takes you into the alpine desert zone, with its sparse vegetation and lunar-like landscape. The trail to Kibo Hut is steep and challenging, but the stunning views of the Mawenzi and Kibo peaks make it worthwhile. The hike covers approximately 10km and takes about 6–8 hours. The altitude at Kibo Hut is 4,700m, where temperatures can drop below freezing at night.

Day 5: Kibo Hut to Uhuru Peak to Horombo Hut

The summit day is the most challenging and rewarding part of the 6-day Kilimanjaro climbing package. You'll start your ascent to Uhuru Peak in the early hours of the morning. The trail is steep, and the altitude makes the hike challenging, but reaching the summit and watching the sunrise over the African plains is an unforgettable experience. After reaching the summit, you'll descend back to Horombo Hut for a well-deserved rest.

Day 6: Horombo Hut to Marangu Gate Back to Moshi/Arusha

On the final day, you'll descend back to Marangu Gate. The trail takes you through the rainforest zone again, offering a last chance to enjoy the unique flora and fauna of Mount Kilimanjaro. Once at the gate, you'll be transferred back to Moshi or Arusha, marking the end of your unforgettable 6-day Marangu route package.

We welcome you to join us on this incredible journey. The 6-day Marangu route Kilimanjaro climbing tour package is more than just a trek; it's an adventure that will leave you with lifelong memories and a sense of accomplishment. We look forward to guiding you on this journey of a lifetime.