6 Days Marangu Route – Coca Cola

Day 1

- On arrival you are met transfer to your booked hotel in Moshi/Arusha( Tanzania) and for Dinner and overnight .

Day 2:

-Transfer to Marangu Gate where you begin to climb. Climb through lush rainforests teeming with bird and animal life including the Colobus monkey. You then proceed to Mandara Hut, where you stay overnight. A 3-4 hours walk to Mandara hut which is at 2743 meters.

Day 3:

- From Mandara, the trail crosses alpine meadows and thinly vegetated moorlands to Horombo Hut at 4167 meters, where you stay overnight. A 5-6 hours walk.

Day 4 :

-Continue your climb to Kibo Hut (5173 meters)at the foot of Kibo peak, further on to the saddle between the peak of Kibo and Mawenzi, and then across the high altitude desert for an overnight stay at Kibo Hut. A 5-6 hours walk.

Day 5:

- The final challenge up steep, loose slopes starts at about 1am (0100 hours), reaching Gillmans Point at dawn. The trek continues along the crater rim at Gillmans Peak to Uhuru Peak ( 5895 meters) The Peak of Africa, giving magnificent views over the vast plains below, before you return to Horombo Hut for your dinner and overnight stay. A 6-7 hours walk.

Day 6:

-Complete the descent via Mandara Hut to Marangu Gate and transfer to Moshi Town/Arusha Town for hot shower, leisure dinner and overnight at your booked hotel.