MOUNT KILIMANJARO - OVERVIEW
A once-in-a-lifetime experience, climbing Kilimanjaro. It’s easy to understand why this expedition is at the top of bucket lists all over the world. At a stunning 5,895 meters (19,341″), Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa and the tallest free-standing mountain in the world. Even though many of the mountain’s routes are not recommended for beginners, you do not necessarily need to be an expert climber to reach the summit if you have a knowledgeable guide by your side.
The national park of Kilimanjaro is a favorite stop for adventuresome tourists. In this article, we cover all you need to know about climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, from the best Kilimanjaro itineraries to how to practically get ready for the trip of a lifetime.
OUR BASED ACTIVITIES
Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania has seven recognized ascent routes that take climbers to the mountain’s summit. Lemosho, Machame, Marangu, Rongai, Northern Circuit, Shira, and Umbwe are among them. The Mweka route is another route that only involves descents.
There are advantages and disadvantages to each of the seven Kilimanjaro routes, including price, scenic variation, and summit success rates.