Have you ever wanted to go on Safari? Well you can with this trip’s Safari add-on!
About Mount Kilimanjaro
Mt Kilimanjaro the famed ice capped mountain lies just 3° south of the equator. As Tanzania’s landmark, Kilimanjaro towers over the surrounding African plains. In fact, it is the highest freestanding mountain in the world (5,895 meters/ 19,341 ft). It is also the highest mountain that can be climbed without technical equipment and climbing skills. For the most part, it takes just putting one foot in front of the other. Although this sounds simple, i will challenge your body and mind. The biggest obstacle is lack of oxygen at such a high altitude. Without expert guidance, this climb can be very dangerous. Our ground team has over sixteen years of experience in leading climbs. Their success rate places them among the industry leaders and we guarantee that we will not compromise your safety; using only quality equipment and only the best experienced guides and cooks. Our guides are trained to monitor your physical condition and know how to pace the group accordingly; offering you the greatest chance of a successful summit.
Climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro is truly unique because within the span of just a few days, you pass through a wide variety of climates and vegetation zones; from tropical rain forest to near arctic conditions. The mountain is regulated by Kilimanjaro National Park which has strict rules concerning routes allowed and climber’s safety. Because of the challenge of altitude acclimatization, have included for a 7 day climbing itinerary (as opposed to other leaders of 5 / 6 days), which improves the chance of success substantially.
Our experienced mountain guides will ensure that your climb to the roof of Africa is as safe and easy as possible. Our guides have an intimate knowledge of the various routes and climate conditions, allowing them to predict changes and avoid accidents along the way.
We ensure all of our guides are 100% physically and mentally prepared so that they can react quickly to counter potentially dangerous situations or to assist climbers. In addition to all of this, we use only the best professional quality mountain climbing equipment, provide you with in-depth pre-trip information, and make sure you’re fed with plenty of delicious food on the climb to keep those energy levels stocked up… there may even be roast potatoes!