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Kilimanjaro Climb Rongai Route - Exodus Travels
8 days

Kilimanjaro Climb Rongai Route

From Marangu to Marangu
Tour Operator:
Exodus Travels
Max group size:
16
Age range:
18 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
33622
From
US $3,879
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Start and end in Marangu! With the hiking & trekking tour Kilimanjaro Climb Rongai Route, you have a 8 day tour package taking you through Marangu, Tanzania and 4 other destinations in Tanzania. Kilimanjaro Climb Rongai Route includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Start Marangu.
  2. Day 2: Begin ascent through Rongai Forest (2600m).
  3. Day 3: Climb to Kikelewa moorland (3600m).
  4. Day 4: Steady ascent beneath Mawenzi (4330m); afternoon acclimatisation.
  5. Day 5: Cross lunar desert of the 'Saddle' to Kibo, at the bottom of summit cone (4750m).
  6. Day 6: Early start to reach Gillman's Point in time for sunrise over the crater rim; on to Uhuru Peak, the highest point in Africa (5895m). Descend to Horombo (3720m).
  7. Day 7: Continue descent to Mandara and Marangu.
  8. Day 8: End Marangu.
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Insurance
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
2 nights
Camping
5 nights

Customer Reviews

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  • AK
    · October 18, 2017
    Incredibly overpriced for a company that gets 100% prepayment and dont have any insurance or refund if you cancel. Had to cancel last minute and got 0 back. Try other companies, like Altezza for example, who has great reviews and only ask for 30%... Show more
    Trip date: October 2017
  • A
    · August 16, 2013
    This was the most amazing experience, it is an incredible feeling reaching the roof of Africa, but that is not to undervalue the rest of the trip...every day has different scenery and stunning view points. Well worth it! What was the most inspirational... Show more
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  • A
    · June 21, 2013
    AMAZING TRIP, VERY WELL ORGANISED, WONDERFULL EXPERIENCE, CANT FAULT ANYTHING, DONT DELAY BOOK THIS TRIP WITH EXODUS, YOU WILL NOT BE DISSAPOINTED.I BOOKED ON THE SOLO DEPARTURE AND EVERYONE IN THE GROUP WETE LIKE MINDED AND GREAT PEOPLE, PORTERS,COOKS... Show more
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  • A
    · June 04, 2013
    Awesome, Fantanstic, Exilirating.What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?The most inspirational thing about the whole trip is although we had a group of mainly strangers from all over the world, everyone pulled together and made the trip... Show more
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    · May 09, 2013
    A truly amazing experience....the trekking, the people and the country made this an unforgettable trip of a lifetime.What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?The most inspirational aspect of the trip was the way in which the group was looked... Show more
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  • A
    · April 09, 2013
    The overall organisation of the trip was really good. It is a scenic route, our team of porters were amazing, as were the assistant guides. A character building experience!!What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?The most inspirational... Show more
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    · March 05, 2013
    An absolutely brilliant experience, exceptionally hard last couple of days and definately not for the faint hearted.What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?Reaching the high point at Uhuru Peak was probably the most satisfying as opposed to... Show more
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  • A
    · February 27, 2013
    Toughest but most amazing thing I've ever done in my life!!What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?The week itself was challenging but more mentally than physically, until summit night which seems never ending... But once you get to the top,... Show more
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  • A
    · February 25, 2013
    An amazingly well organised and fantastic trip with a lovely group of people. Something I will never forget! What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?By far it was seeing the sunrise at Gilmans Point. Our guide had timed our walk to... Show more
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  • A
    · February 10, 2013
    Guides were vey experienced, helpful and friendly. A wonderful country with friendly people. A wonderful experience.What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?Just getting closer to the mountain. Hard to believe I was finally In Africa, doing... Show more
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Dates & Availability

8 days
Kilimanjaro Climb Rongai Route
From Marangu to Marangu
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    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.
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    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Tanzania. Ideally 3 months before travel.
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    • Rabies - Recommended for Tanzania. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Meningococcal meningitis - Recommended for Tanzania. Ideally 3 weeks before travel.
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    • For any tour departing before 22 September 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 22 September 2020, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with Exodus Travels. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 75 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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