Climb To the Top of Africa
Mt Kilimanjaro (005.00 degrees south, 036 degrees east, 5895m a.m.s.l.) is Africa’s highest mountain, situated within Tanzania’s Kilimanjaro National Park. Climbing Kilimanjaro.com.au, an Australian based Kilimanjaro climb company, presents a comprehensive guide to summiting Mt Kilimanjaro, also known as the Roof of Africa. The Climbing Kilimanjaro group (head office based in Africa) has successfully guidedmore than 15000 clients to the top of Mt Kilimanjaro over a span of more than 20 years. We boast a summit success rate of more than 96 per cent. Since all of Climbing Kilimanjaro‘s tour consultants have also successfully summitted Mount Kilimanjaro, we can provide in depth details on climbing Mt Kilimanjaro. Our Climbing Kilimanjaro website offers maps, comprehensive information on all major summit routes (Umbwe, Shira, Lemosho, Rongai, Machame, Marangu, Arrow Glacier routes and Mweka, – which serves only as a descent route), as well as detailed itineraries and other important information on climbing Mt Kilimanjaro.
5 Days Climb marangu route
The Marangu Route is also known as the “Coca Cola” or “tourist” route. It is the easiest and shortest route to the summit. This is also the only route with the comforts of sleeping huts at every. also The Marangu route is the only route with the which accommodate Clients comforts of sleeping in huts.
6 Days Climb Rongai Route
The Rongai route is the only route that approaches Kilimanjaro from the north, close to the Kenyan border. Though gaining popularity amongst climbers, the Rongai route. The route starts on the north side of the mountain just south of the Kenyan border, and is one of the least traveled routes, the descent is down the marangu route on the south side of mountain, so climbers see the mountain from many view points.
7 Days Climb Machame Route
If Marangu is the “Coca Cola” route, then the Machame Route is the “Whiskey” route. It is the second most popular and one of the most scenic routes on the mountain. All climbers sleep in tents (tents are included) and meals are served in a dinner tent or on a blanket outside. This is because Machame is a more difficult route, and does not have sleeping huts.
7 Days Climb Lemosho Route
The Lemosho route is one of the newer routes on the mountain, and a superb choice for your climb. It is our preferred route due to its ideal balance of low traffic, beautiful scenery .Most of our clients use this route and love it. The route approaches Mount Kilimanjaro from the west, beginning with a long drive from Moshi to Londorossi Gate. From there, the first two days are spent trekking through the rainforest to Shira Ridge.
6 Days Trekking Umbwe route
The Umbwe route has a well-deserved reputation of being the most challenging route on Mount Kilimanjaro. Approaching from the south, the Umbwe route is a short, Umbwe does not provide the necessary stages for altitude acclimatization. Although the traffic on this route is very low, the chances of success are also low. The route is offered at a minimum of six days, though seven days is recommended when attempting this route.