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10 Days Northern Circuit Safari and Kilimanjaro

10 Days Northern Circuit Safari and Kilimanjaro Trekking

ITINERARY

10 Days Kilimanjaro climbing and Safari!

 

DAY 1 –: Arrival at Kilimanjaro Airport pick up and transfer to Keys Hotel

You will be transferred to your hotel for rest followed by briefing from your Kilimanjaro guides,

Dinner and overnight at the Keys Hotel

Meal plan: BB

 

 

DAY 2 –: Machame Gate (1634 m/5,363 ft) to Machame camp. (2834 m/9,300 ft)
Drive to Machame gate, after registration you begin your climb.Today is a nice leisurely hike through the tropical rain forest. As you pass through the rainforest, you are likely to spot colobus monkeys and wild birds’ .

Dinner and Overnight at Machame camp.

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DAY 3 –: Machame camp (2834 m/9,300 ft) to Shira camp (3749 m/12,300 ft)
From the Machame Hut, you cross the stream onto its west bank and follow the path up the steep rocky ridge – criss-crossing a few times before reaching Shira camp, at the base of a semi-circular wall of rocks.

Dinner and overnight at Shira camp.

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DAY 4 –: Shira camp (3749 m/12,300 ft) to Barranco camp (3901 m/12,800 ft)
From Shira camp, you hike to Lava Tower (15,000’) to acclimatize and then proceed down to Barranco Camp via the Great Barranco Wall. Tonight’s camp is one of the best on the mountain. Dinner and overnight at Barranco camp.

Meal Plan FB

 

DAY 5 –: Barranco camp (3900 m/12,800 ft) to Karanga Valley (3963 m/13,000 ft)
From Barranco camp, you climb up through the edge of great Barranco Wall. It’s a tough morning climb on a steep trail, but once you reach the top, the views are very rewarding.

Dinner and overnight at Karanga camp.

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DAY 6 –: Karanga Valley (3963 m/13,000 ft) to Barafu camp (4,600 m/15,091 ft)
Today is a shorter climb than the past few days, hiking up to the final camp before your last ascent day to the summit. You must get lots of rest as you will need all your energy for the climb to the roof of africa.

Dinner and over night at Barafu camp.

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DAY 7 –: Barafu Camp (4,600m/15,091 ft) to the Summit (5896 m/19,343 ft) and then to Mweka Camp (3100 m/10,170 ft)


You will start trekking early just after midnight, as the walk today will take 10 – 14 + hours. The 1,100-meter (3,600’) ascent in just over 3 km (1.86 miles) will take us about 6-8 hours, as you try to reach the summit to watch the sunrise over the Great Rift Valley. After watching the sunrise and taking enough pictures, you then start descending down the mountain to below the tree line.

Dinner and overnight at Mweka Camp.

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DAY 8 –: Mweka camp (3100 m/10,170 ft) to Mweka Gate (1828 m/6,000 ft)
On your final day, we will have a short three hour hike out, walking through the lush forest. You meet our driver with the vehicle at the Mweka park gate to drive back to Arusha for rest at Arusha Tourist Inn.

Meal Plan BB

 

Day 9 –:  Lake Manyara National Park

Leave Arusha at 08.30 am, drive for about 2 hours to Lake Manyara National Park, famous for its green scenery, varied bird life, tree-climbing lions, hippos and baboons.

Dinner and overnight will take place, at Farm Of Dreams Lodge in Manyara.

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Day 2 –: Ngorongoro Crater

A full day in the Ngorongoro Crater. There is a very high possibility of spotting the big 5 in one day: lion, rhino, elephant, buffalo and leopard. Lunch will take place at the picnic site at the crater floor of Ngorongoro Crater with an excellent view of the crater.

Dinner and overnight at Eileen tree lodge

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Day 3 –: Tarangire National Park

An early breakfast and a 2 hour transfer to Tarangire National Park. This park is often referred to as the "home of elephants", you have a great chance to spot elephants in large groups gathering around the Tarangire River. Other animals to be spotted include leopards, lions, giraffes and even tree-climbing pythons! Game drive until late afternoon, then a drive to Airport for your flight home

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  • Duration in days:  10
  • Itinerary Category: Combo (Safari and Trekking)
  • Destinations: Tarangire, Ngorongoro, Serengeti, and Mt Kilimanjaro via Machame Route
  • Major Attractions: Big Five, Great Migration, The Crater and Mt Kilimanjaro the roof of Africa
  • Budget Level:  Standard
  • Guiding Language: English, Spanish, French, German, Italian
  • Start point: Arusha
  • End point: Arusha
  • Essential items: Digital Camera with enough memory space and extra batteries, binoculars, light clothes, safari boot, mosquito repellents, sunhat, sunglasses with ultra violet radiation filtering etc
What you will see
Rhino
55%
Lion
260%
Giraffe
98%
zebra
54%
warthog
77%
elephant
99%
buffalo
98%
leopard
77%
hippo
25%

Other information

Prices

Nº of pax Rate per pax
1 pax 3400
2 pax 3300
3 pax 3100
4 pax 3000
5 pax
6+ pax

Pricing terms

Prices includes

Transport from arrival point to Moshi
Transport from Moshi to Departure point
Accommodation before climb bed and breakfast basis
Accommodation after climb on bed and breakfast basis
2 person sharing tent/huts on the mountain
All Park fees on Kilimanjaro
Rescue fees on the mountain (by car)
3 meals daily on the mountain
Sleeping and dining tents (all camping gears)
Guide and porters
Cooks and waiters
First aid kit
Service of mountain guide
Transportation to the mountain
Transportation from the mountain
All government taxes
Oximeter on the mountain
Prices excludes

Extras at the lodges i.e. telephone, laundry etc.
Drinks rather than water
International flight
Tips to mountain Crews
Dinner on the first and last days in Moshi hotel
Personal gears like sleeping bags, hiking poles etc.
French/Spanish/Italian/German speaking guides – they are available
Private portable toilet (available for $80) it will need toilet porter for $10 per day
And all not listed above
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