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SUMMITING MOUNT KILIMANJARO AT THE CHRISTMAS EVE - Great Lake Expedition
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SUMMITING MOUNT KILIMANJARO AT THE CHRISTMAS EVE

7 days
5.0
(67)
From Machame Camp to Mweka Gate
Tour Operator:
Great Lake Expedition
Max group size:
15
Age range:
10 to 90
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
223246
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Itinerary

Start in Machame Camp and end in Mweka Gate! With the Hiking & Trekking tour SUMMITING MOUNT KILIMANJARO AT THE CHRISTMAS EVE, you have a 7 days tour package taking you through Machame Camp, Tanzania and 5 other destinations in Tanzania. SUMMITING MOUNT KILIMANJARO AT THE CHRISTMAS EVE includes accommodation, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: MACHAME GATE – MACHAME CAMP: 10.75k /7mi | 5-6 hrs | Rainforest
  2. Day 2: MACHAME CAMP – SHIRA CAMP: 5.3km/3mi | 4-5hrs | Moorland
  3. Day 3: SHIRA CAMP – LAVA TOWER – BARRANCO CAMP: 10.75km/6mi | 5-6hrs | Semi-Desert
  4. Day 4: BARRANCO CAMP – KARANGA CAMP: 5.2km/3mi | 3-4hrs | Alpine Desert
  5. Day 5: HIKE KARANGA CAMP – BARAFU CAMP: 3.3km /2 mi | 3-4hrs | Alpine Desert
  6. Day 6: BARAFU CAMP – SUMMIT: 4.86km /3mi up | 5-7hrs | – MWEKA CAMP: 11.5km /7.2mi down | 5-6hrs | Glaciers, Snow Capped Summit
  7. Day 7: MWEKA CAMP – MWEKA GATE – MOSHI: 9.1km/6mi |3-4hrs | Rainforest
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Where You'll Stay

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Reviews About This Operator

  • PatriciaSterling
    · January 18th, 2022
    What a fantastic experience we had with our group. Sam was our primary guide and Fute our assistant, but the whole... Show more
  • RosanaHerland
    · January 17th, 2022
    5 full day safari went bye like a dream, filled with elephants, giraffes, zebras, leopards, lions and so much more.... Show more
  • PaulaRomeo
    · January 17th, 2022
    Highly Recommended! I would book with Great Lake Expedition again. We had a wonderful and memorable experience.... Show more

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7 days
SUMMITING MOUNT KILIMANJARO AT THE CHRISTMAS EVE
From Machame Camp to Mweka Gate
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  • Currency
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    Tanzanian Shilling
    Tanzania
  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand you will need an adaptor for types D, M, G. As a traveller from England you will need an adaptor for types D, M. As a traveller from South Africa you will need an adaptor for type G.

    Type D
    Tanzania
    Type M
    Tanzania
    Type G
    Tanzania
  • Vaccines
    • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Tanzania. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Tanzania. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Cholera - Recommended for Tanzania. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Tanzania. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Tanzania. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for Tanzania. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Meningococcal meningitis - Recommended for Tanzania. Ideally 3 weeks before travel.
  • Visa
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
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