We will climb the beautiful Machame route. The Machame, also called “the whiskey route” is considered the most beautiful, and diverse route on the mountain. We have a 100% success rate on the mountain, and will take a slow, steady pace, known as ”pole, pole” in Swahili. We use the best porters, and local guides on the mountain. Our head Tanzanian guide has over 15 years experience on the mountain.
October 26th – November 5th, 2012*
November 9th – 19th, 2012*
November 23rd – December 3rd, 2012*
December 21st – December 31st, 2012*
December 28th – January 7th, 2012*
Day 1: Depart USA for Kilimanjaro International Airport
Day 2: Arrive in Arusha, Tanzania, airport pickup and transfer to hotel in Moshi.
Day 3: Sightseeing, Rest day, Gear Check
Day 4: Travel to the Machame Gate, hike to Machame Camp.
Day 5: Hike from Machame Camp to Shira Plateau
Day 6: Hike from Shira to Barranco
Day 7: Hike to Barafu
Day 8: Summit Day
Day 9: Descend to Mweka Gate
Day 10: Shopping, Dinner
Day 11: Transport to airport, fly home.
Option: A 3 day safari to Serengetti, Ngorongoro Crater, Olduvai Gorge, or other possible parks. The cost is an additional $1650.00 and includes park fees,beautiful lodge accomodations, all meals, transportation to and in the park, and a safari guide.
* Date and costs of trip are subject to change. Please email us for the latest information. You can also contact us at 214.284.2097.