7 Days Kilimanjaro Trek via the Majestic Machame Route

Experience the thrill of a 7-day Kilimanjaro trek along the Machame Route. Conquer Africa's highest peak with stunning views & expert guides

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About 7 Days Unforgettable Kilimanjaro Trek via the Majestic Machame Route

Prepare yourself for an exhilarating adventure as you set out on a 7-day Kilimanjaro trek via the awe-inspiring Machame Route. This legendary path offers a unique and unforgettable experience, combining stunning scenery, diverse ecosystems, and a challenging yet rewarding trek to the summit of Africa's highest peak.

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Arrival Day  :  Arrival in Moshi


Your journey begins with your arrival in the vibrant town of Moshi, located at the base of Mount Kilimanjaro. Take this time to rest, acclimate to the altitude, and meet your experienced guide and fellow trekkers. They will provide you with a detailed briefing, ensuring that you are well-prepared for the adventure that lies ahead.

Accommodation for day 1
  • Kilimanjaro White House Hotel
Included meals and drinks
  • Breakfast
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    Day 1  :  Machame Gate to Machame Camp


    As the sun rises, you'll make your way to the Machame Gate, the starting point of your trek. The trail takes you through lush rainforests, immersing you in the beauty of nature. Keep your eyes peeled for fascinating wildlife, including colobus monkeys and a variety of bird species. After several hours of hiking, you'll reach the Machame Camp, located at approximately 3,000 meters (9,842 feet) above sea level. Here, you'll spend the night, surrounded by the serene sounds of the wilderness.

    Accommodation for day 2
    • Machame Campsite
    Included meals and drinks
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Drinking water
  • Lunch
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    Day 2  :  Machame Camp to Shira Camp


    Bid farewell to the rainforest as you ascend into the moorland zone. The landscape undergoes a remarkable transformation, featuring heather and volcanic rock formations. The trek becomes more challenging, offering a thrilling experience for trekking enthusiasts. Eventually, you'll reach the Shira Camp, situated at around 3,840 meters (12,598 feet) above sea level. Take a moment to rest and appreciate the breathtaking vistas that surround you.

    Accommodation for day 3
    • Shira Cave Campsite
    Included meals and drinks
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Drinking water
  • Lunch
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    Day 3  :  Shira Camp to Barranco Camp


    Today's hike takes you to one of Kilimanjaro's iconic spots—the Lava Tower. As you ascend to nearly 4,600 meters (15,091 feet), you'll be treated to awe-inspiring panoramic views of the surrounding peaks. After a brief stop to acclimatize, you'll descend to Barranco Camp, located at an altitude of approximately 3,950 meters (12,960 feet). The campsite offers remarkable views of the imposing Barranco Wall, which presents an exciting challenge for the following day.

    Accommodation for day 4
    • Barranco Campsite
    Included meals and drinks
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Drinking water
  • Lunch
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    Day 4  :  Barranco Camp to Karanga Camp


    Get ready for an adventurous scramble up the Barranco Wall, a thrilling highlight of the Machame Route. With the guidance of your experienced team, you'll conquer this exciting section and emerge victorious on the other side. The trail then winds its way through stunning alpine desert landscapes until you reach Karanga Camp, situated at an elevation of about 4,035 meters (13,200 feet). Take this opportunity to rest and rejuvenate before the final push to the summit.

    Accommodation for day 5
    • Karanga Campsite
    Included meals and drinks
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Drinking water
  • Lunch
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    Day 5  :  Karanga Camp to Barafu Camp


    Continue your journey to Barafu Camp, nestled at approximately 4,640 meters (15,223 feet) above sea level. The trail becomes steeper as you ascend higher, and you'll notice a change in the terrain as you enter the arctic zone. Once you arrive at Barafu Camp, take some time to soak in the beauty of your surroundings and mentally prepare for the challenging summit night that awaits.

    Accommodation for day 6
    • Barafu Campsite
    Included meals and drinks
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Drinking water
  • Lunch
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    Day 6  :  Barafu Camp to Uhuru Peak to Mweka Camp


    Today is the pinnacle of your trek—a night summit attempt! Begin your ascent in the middle of the night, braving the darkness and pushing your limits as you strive for Uhuru Peak, the highest point in Africa, standing tall at 5,895 meters (19,341 feet). Reaching the summit will fill you with an overwhelming sense of accomplishment and provide breathtaking views that will stay etched in your memory. After celebrating this momentous achievement, you'll descend to Mweka Camp, where a well-deserved dinner awaits, marking the end of your incredible journey.

    Accommodation for day 7
    • Mweka Campsite
    Included meals and drinks
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
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    Day 7  :  Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate


    On the final day, you'll trek through the lush rainforest, descending to Mweka Gate. Here, you'll receive a certificate of completion, commemorating your successful trek. Bid farewell to your guide and porters before transportation takes you back to Moshi, where you can reflect on your remarkable adventure and relish in your triumph

    Accommodation for day 8
    Included meals and drinks

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    Hotel resting

    Photographs

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    Private tour
    You can do safari privately for solo, couple, family, or in group.

    Group tour
    Join a group with your fellow tourists through this tour.

    Budget tour
    You can compute the price for budget for the whole tour

    Customizable
    You can customize the itinerary, price inclusions, accommodations, and also the price.

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    First aid and rescue during the tour is assured.

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    KILIMANJARO ON TOP

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    KILIMA NJARO ON TOP CO LTD is focused on providing unique Safari and tour experiences to people from around the world and promote a positive image of Africa countries including Tanzania as an attractive tourism destination. we have designed convenient tour packages for the valued customers so that you can have the real experience of Safari in Africa with the magnificent wildlife experience. Serving for more than a decade, the travel company has made a positive as being the consistent quality service provider at competitive prices of needs and requirements.


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    Reviews for 7 Days Unforgettable Kilimanjaro Trek via the Majestic Machame Route

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    ★★★★★ 5/5

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    Johnson Gary
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    Visited: July 2023

    As a passionate adventurer seeking to challenge myself and explore the breathtaking wonders of the world, I recently embarked on a remarkable journey to climb Mount Kilimanjaro via the Machame Route. Choosing [Company Name] to guide me on this awe-inspiring expedition turned out to be the best decision I could have made. From start to finish, their exceptional services and unwavering dedication ensured an unforgettable experience that exceeded all my expectations. The pre-trip preparations were seamless and efficient. The team at Kilimanjaro on Top demonstrated their expertise by offering comprehensive pre-trip information, including packing lists, fitness advice, and essential tips to acclimatize to the altitude. Their prompt and thorough responses to my inquiries gave me confidence that I was in capable hands right from the beginning. Upon arrival in Tanzania, I was warmly greeted by the friendly and professional staff of [Company Name]. They made the logistics of my journey seamless, handling all the arrangements with utmost precision. The comfortable accommodation and delicious meals provided a much-needed respite after each challenging day on the mountain. Throughout the trek, the knowledge and experience of the guides were truly remarkable. Led by our highly skilled head guide, every member of the team displayed an unparalleled passion for mountaineering and a deep respect for the natural environment. Their expertise ensured our safety, while their entertaining stories and genuine camaraderie made the long days on the trail immensely enjoyable. The Machame Route itself was an absolute marvel, offering breathtaking vistas and a variety of landscapes. The guides expertly led our group through dense rainforests, rocky trails, and majestic alpine meadows, each step revealing new wonders of the Kilimanjaro ecosystem. The pace was well-balanced, allowing us to acclimatize gradually and truly appreciate the magnificence of our surroundings. As we pushed higher and faced the challenges of altitude, the guides' professionalism and care were truly commendable. They closely monitored our health, providing helpful advice and ensuring everyone in the group was comfortable. Their dedication and attentiveness played a crucial role in our successful summit bid, as we conquered Uhuru Peak with elation and an overwhelming sense of accomplishment. In addition to the exceptional guiding team, Kilimanjaro on top demonstrated a commitment to sustainable tourism and responsible travel practices. They emphasized Leave No Trace principles, ensuring that we left the mountain as pristine as we found it. I appreciated their efforts to support local communities and minimize the environmental impact of our expedition. Reflecting on my journey to the Roof of Africa, I am eternally grateful to Kilimanjaro on Top for crafting an experience that will forever hold a special place in my heart. Their exceptional team, flawless organization, and unwavering dedication to their clients made this adventure an absolute triumph. I wholeheartedly recommend Kilimanjaro on Top anyone seeking a truly remarkable Kilimanjaro expedition. Thank you for making my dream a reality! Disclaimer: This review is based on my personal experience and reflects my genuine opinion of Kilimanjaro on Top's services.

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