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Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing Via Machame Route 7 Days - Great Lake Expedition
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Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing Via Machame Route 7 Days

7 days
5.0
(33)
From Machame Camp to Moshi
Tour Operator:
Great Lake Expedition
Max group size:
20
Age range:
15 to 100
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
200970
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US $1,750
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Itinerary

Start in Machame Camp and end in Moshi! With the Hiking & Trekking tour Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing Via Machame Route 7 Days, you have a 7 days tour package taking you through Machame Camp, Tanzania and 6 other destinations in Tanzania. Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing Via Machame Route 7 Days includes accommodation, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Drive from the hotel in Moshi to Machame Gate then start to climb up to Machame Camp
  2. Day 2: Machame Camp to Shira 2 Camp
  3. Day 3: Shira 2 Camp to Lava Tower, Lava Tower to Barranco Camp
  4. Day 4: Barranco Camp to Karanga Camp
  5. Day 5: Karanga Camp to Barafu Camp
  6. Day 6: Barafu Camp to Uhuru Peak, Uhuru Peak to Mweka Camp
  7. Day 7: Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate
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  • A
    · October 27th, 2021
    In mid September 2021 I climbed Mount Kenya with a well known tour operator but not very impressed at the mountain guides, food and overall welfare of the porters. In October 2021 I went through another company called Great Lake Expedition and was... Show more
    Trip date: October 2021
  • S
    · October 27th, 2021
    I booked with Great Lake Expedition based on their positive reviews and they did NOT disappoint. In fact, I could think of a single way this experience could have been better or any way they could have been more organized or professional. From the... Show more
    Trip date: October 2021
  • B
    · October 1st, 2021
    We had the pleasure to climb Kilimanjaro with Great Lake Expedition in September 2021 and the service and trip was above and beyond our expectations. Prior to our trip Great Lake Expedition set up several calls to answer our questions and also provided... Show more
    Trip date: September 2021
  • H
    · September 30th, 2021
    There are no words to properly express this trip. The guides and porters were beyond incredible. They made myself and my group of 7 others feel safe and confident during the climb. They also ensured we were having fun. The food was excellent! The gear... Show more
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    Trip date: September 2021
  • J
    · September 2nd, 2021
    This company and its staff are incredible! They honestly have your best interest at heart. They honestly care about your health and wellness. They will do everything they can to make sure you summit and summit safely. The service from their staff while... Show more
    Trip date: September 2021
  • S
    · August 18th, 2021
    7 friends (ages 48-71) and my son (27) booked a private tour for the machame route 7 days from 07/20 to 07/26/2021. Our 3 guides were knowledgeable and experienced (Fred, our lead guide, had reached the summit over 600 times). 20 porters carried tents,... Show more
    Trip date: July 2021
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    · August 7th, 2021
    The tour was fantastic. The route allows for plenty of acclimatisation along with the guides being excellent at reading the group’s physical aptitude and adapting accordingly. The food and service was excellent all the way up the mountain and the whole... Show more
    Trip date: August 2021
  • S
    · July 26th, 2021
    I would give a 6-star if this would be possible. I had the greatest experience of a lifetime thanks to the whole crew and staff. It started with the planning: great response time, flexibility, transparency. And with the Covid19, they were super... Show more
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    Trip date: July 2021
  • E
    · July 26th, 2021
    My sons and I completed the 7 days Machame route in Julu 2021. We had the most wonderful experience. The Great Lake Expedition team was top notch from start to finish. This was my second time to hike Kili, but the first time with my children (I... Show more
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    Trip date: July 2021
  • C
    · July 18th, 2021
    What can I say other than first class. We were looked after from the moment we stepped off the plane to when we arrived back at the airport. We didn't need to do anything other than the actual walk - all of our transport, water, food, tents etc. were... Show more
    Trip date: July 2021

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7 days
Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing Via Machame Route 7 Days
From Machame Camp to Moshi
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