Machame Route 7 DaysTake On Mount Kilimanjaro
Machame Route 7 Days
If you are looking for the 7 days package of Machame route in Mt.Kilimanjaro, then it is essential for you to know more about the activities that you are going to experience. Here we are going to issue the list of activities that we can experience in day wise format. Hope this trip will be helpful for all the seekers that who want to make this trip with their friends and family.
Itinerary For Machame Route 7 Days
Once arrived at Kilimanjaro International Airport, you will find our experts and take you to the hotel in Moshi for dinner as well as breakfast as per the instruction is given by us, later meet together for the Kilimanjaro briefing and Equipment checkup.
Your drive will begin from Moshi to Mount Kilimanjaro National Park Gate where also your trip will take a pass through Machame village. Now After registration at Machame Gate 1800m/5905ft we will be leaving the park gate and get into the rain forest. One should keep it in mind that the trekking poles as well as Gaiters are said to be the best idea. However, we will continue our trip to Machame camp 3000m/9,842ft and overnight, distance 11km/8miles,6-7hrs walking, Habitat-Rain Forest Zone.
Once the breakfast is completed, we will leave the glades at Machame Camp and move towards the climbing path and cross the valley which is mainly covered with heather along with steep rocky ridge. Now, your route will get turned out to river gorge. For information, you will also have your dinner as well as overnight stay at Shira Camp 3840m/12,598ft, distance 5km/3miles, 4-5hrs walking, Habitat- Heather and Moorland Zone.
We will continue our trip from Shira Plateau towards ridge where passing over the junction to Kibo peak. Now, our way will be towards Lava tower 4550m/14,927ft and then come to the second junction that takes you to the Arrow Glacier. Then, move towards Barranco hut and take rest along with your dinner and overnight stay at Barranco 3900m/12,795ft, distance 10km/6miles, 5-7hrs walking, Habitat- Alpine desert Zone.
After the successful breakfast is over, we will be leaving Barranco and then move towards the steep ridge. Then, you will take a path to Karanga Valley Campsite 4100m/13,451ft, distance 5km/3miles, 3-4hrs walking, Habitat- Alpine desert zone.
Once the breakfast is completed, we leave the place Karanga Camp and move towards the junction that mainly connects with Mweka trail. Now, we continue our path to Barafu Hut Base Camp 4600m/15,091ft. At this stage, you will get a chance to view some stunning visuals from various angles. Here, we will be making camp and the rest will continue along with dinner as per instruction. Distance 4km/3miles, 3-4hrs, Habitat- Alpine desert zone.
In the early morning, we will continue our trip to the summit which is located between Ratzel glaciers as well as Rebmann. And get an opportunity to climb towards Stella point 5735m/18,815ft which is on the crater rim. Once reached the Stella point, you will get a short rest. And then move towards the summit. Now, you are at Uhuru 5895m/19,340ft Peak which is said to be the highest peak of Mount Kilimanjaro.
After the summit, we will be moving down to Mweka Hut campsite and do shopping at Barafu when it comes to lunch. In order to loose gravel moving down, it is important for you to have trekking poles as well as gaiters. Now, you reach the place Mweka Camp 3100m/10,170ft that is situated in the upper forest. And this is our last dinner on this mountain. Distance 13km/8miles, 11-14hrs walking, Habitat- Summit zone
After your breakfast, we will be moving down towards the Mweka exit gate 1650m/5500ft and get your summit certificates. At this stage, the wearing of shots as well as T-shirts will be easy to wear during lower elevations along with the support of trekking poles and gaiters. Now, take a move towards Mweka village and drive back to the hotel. Then, finally your trip will be done. Distance 10km/6miles, 3-4hrs walking, Habitat- Rain forest
Transfer to Kilimanjaro Airport
Make your deal at budget
In order to make your trip successful with your friends and family, make sure to contact Kilimanjaro boundand book your trip. Here you can also find various packages to pick and utilize for this vacation at your budget.
Important Information About Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro
- Accommodations the night before and the night after the trek two nights in Moshi
- Quality, waterproof, four-season private mountain sleeping tents
- Professional, experienced, mountain guides
- All Park fees
- Entry fees, Rescue fees, camping fees or hut fees
- All meals while on the Mountain
- Arrival and Departure transfers
- Guides, Porters, cook salaries and park fees
- Quality Mess tents with table and chairs
- Transport to the gate on starting day and after the trek
- Clean, purified drinking water
- Private, portable chemical flush toilets
- Fair and ethical treatment of porters
- Portable Summit Emergency Oxygen
- Kilimanjaro National park certificate for successful summit attempt
- Flying Doctor Service
- Tanzania Visa: $50 per person on arrival
- Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)
- Meals not listed above
- Optional Tours (short safari before or after your climb, marangu village day tour, day trip to lake challa, etc)
- Tips and any items of personal nature
- Health requirements (Yellow Fever – only compulsory if you travel to Tanzania via a Yellow Fever infected country, Meningitis & Hepatitis A remains optional, but comes recommended)
our customers love us
“Fantastic experience! Really well looked after by our porters and our guides Leonard and Aggrey.”
“On summit day, our guides ended up carrying our day bags and motivated us, to make sure we would make it. Can only recommend these guys!”
“Leonard and Aggrey were so knowledgable about everything, that they even made the walking feel easy!! It’s definitely safe to say I would have never reached the summit without the help of my team, I would recommend these guys to anyone, every day of the week.”
“Aggrey & William are real professionals and heroes in guiding us to the top.”