Climbing Mt Kilimanjaro with African Home Adventure Tours and Safaris

Mar 21 23:39 2006 James Muraguri Gichohi Print This Article

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YHA-Kenya Travel Mountain Kilimanjaro Adventure travel specializes in adventure climbing travel activities within Kenya and Eastern Africa region has safari packages that are a very unique for Mount Kilimanjaro climbing budget adventure tour programs that run through the year.

YHA-Kenya Travel operates with experienced experts in travel,Guest Posting professionals operating inbound adventure tourism within Kenya and Tanzania we are specialists in the travel business for years and we are offering good value fantastic deals throughout the year on any of our tour packages like wildlife safaris, mountain trekking, volunteering and lots of other holiday adventure travel activities for everyone whether you are travelling alone, with a group or even with a family.

We have experience working with travel groups & independent travelers especially in organizing and planning mountain climbing expeditions for hikers up to the mount Kilimanjaro climbing. These trips are most exciting, travel, lifelong experiences, safe, affordable, good quality adventure travel experiences for mountaineers, hikers, small group safaris, families, independent travel, and all other travellers of every nature.

Trekking Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.

Trekking, Climbing & Hiking Mount Kilimanjaro.

YHA-Kenya Travel Tours & Safaris the best operator has led several groups on an expedition up Mount Kilimanjaro climbing tours with clients of different ages and level of experience. As Africa’s highest mountain at an altitude of 5896 m no Mount Kilimanjaro climbing safaris experience is required but you should be in good physical condition and consider equipping yourself with the necessary mount Kilimanjaro climbing gears, we recommend that mount Kilimanjaro climbers be “open minded people” with a well-developed sense of humour for us to maintain our high standards of operation. We limit ourMount Kilimanjaro climbing tours to 10 people per group.

If you are interested in climbing Mount Kilimanjaro or trekking mount Meru in Tanzania with us and would like assistance in acquiring group rates please don’t hesitate to contact us. Our sales team will get back to you with a more detailed program and price quote.

Routes For Adventure Trekking, Climbing & Hiking Mount Kilimanjaro

Marangu Route Mount Kilimanjaro climbing in Tanzania.

Marangu route is the most popular trekking safari route to Kilimanjaro’s snow summit in Tanzania. Probably because it's the least expensive route up on Kilimanjaro climbing tour among the other routes, but also takes the advisable days to get to the summit.

Machame Route Mount Kilimanjaro Safari in Tanzania.

Machame route every now and then termed as the whisky path. This is a celebrated track up steep paths through tremendous forests to gain a ridge leading finished the moorland zones to the Shira plateau. It then traverses below the glaciated precipices of the southern ice fields to meet the barafu way to the peak elevation. Very beautiful and easy to acclimatise route.

Umbwe Route Mount Kilimanjaro Trekking Tour.

The umbwe route is one of the direct routes to the southern glaciers furthermore the western breach. It is maybe the most scenic, non-technical route on Mount Kilimanjaro. It is relatively taxing, initially due to the reasonably fast ascent to higher altitude, but the rewards are plentiful. Very steep route best suited to more experienced trekkers. Not very frequented with climbers 6 days from Arusha.

Lemosho Route on Kilimanjaro climbing Tours.

Lemosho route is the most foresightful and numerous far-flung routes to Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania. Following lovely forests and moorlands, it crosses the Shira plateau to link up wide awake with the Machame route. Kids may well be accompanied on the first day by a furnished ranger for the forest's regarding the lemosho glades are rich in buffalo, elephant and variant game. Kilimanjaro Hemingway, Kilimanjaro dark jazz. Climbing and watching wildlife on foot.

Rongai Route on Kilimanjaro Trekking Tours.

The Rongai route ascends Kilimanjaro from the north-eastern side of the mountain, along with the border between Tanzania and Kenya. This route retains a sense of unspoilt wilderness and offers a different perspective on Kilimanjaro by approaching it from the north. No experience is required for climbing but you should be in good physical condition as it's a little technical.

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Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing Itineraries.

Want to climb Mount Kilimanjaro Africa highest peak? We arrange Tanzania budget adventure holiday trekking trips from Nairobi to Tanzania to climb Mt Kilimanjaro.

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Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa and is also one of the world’s highest freestanding mountains with its bulk looming 4800m above an undulating plain that averages around 1000m above sea level. It measures about 60 kms across and 40 kms wide. It is made up of three volcanic cones, Kibo{Uhuru peak} 5,895 m (19,341 ft), Mawensi 5,149 m (16,890 ft), and Shiro 3,962 m (13,000 ft).  All of which are inactive volcanoes in.They are classified as stratovolcano or composite volcanoes. There is no known record of eruption in all of history.  There are about 20 other nearby volcanoes, the best known of which is Mount Meru.Kilimanjaro’s Uhuru Peak on the Kibo volcano at 5,895 m (19,341 ft) is the highest point in Africa and one of the Seven Summits (seven highest points in the seven continents).

Every year marks an increase in the no of people climbing Kilimanjaro at a higher percentage of 60 to 70% The chances of success are dramatically improved if climbers take an extra day of acclimatising.This allows the body to acclimatise and therefore there is less reaction to the harsh conditions. Possibly the best thing about Kilimanjaro is the ability for the average man to experience the beauty of this natural monumental structure. Various routes are available for climbers ranging from novice to the highly experienced. It is magnificent and climbing it is truly a spectacular undertaking lifetime experience.

Climb Mount Kilimanjaro Hiking, Trekking & Climbing Safari Itineraries.

Marangu Route Mt. kilimanjaro Climbing in Tanzania.

Hike up Kilimanjaro Africa's tallest Mountain and one of the world's seven Summits. The Marangu Route is the easiest and most popular trekking Route up Kilimanjaro’s snow summit. Stay in huts on this affordable, fully inclusive guided Kilimanjaro Hike.

YHA-Kenya Travel 01:  5 Days Climb Kilimanjaro Adventure Climbing via Marangu Route.

Day 1 : Arusha – Mandera Adventure Kilimanjaro Climb.

Pick Up from your hotel in Arusha at 8.00 am drive to Moshi then on the Marangu Park Gate the set of point for your three-hour hike to Mandara Hut in which you cover 9 km. Here we are at 2,774m above sea level on your first overnight on Kilimanjaro.

Day 2: Mandara – Horombo Adventure Kilimanjaro Climb.

Begin your trek to Horombo Hut in an average hiking time of 8 hours, lunch en route. In clear weather Mawenzi and Kibo peaks can be seen.

Dinner and overnight at the hut, 3,761m.

Day 3: Horombo – Kibo Adventure Kilimanjaro Climb.

After breakfast, hike 13 km to Kibo hut, 4,732 m above sea level in an average hiking time of 6 hours. You will now encounter spectacular mountain vegetation like Lobelia, giant cactus and groundsel.

Day 4: Kibo – Horombo via Gilman’s Point and Uhuru Peak Adventure Kilimanjaro Climb .

Wake up at 02.00 a.m. for a pre-down attempt of the summit. It takes 5 hours to Gilman’s Point 5,681 m above sea level. From Gilman’s it takes 1 hour to summit Uhuru Peak, the highest point in African at 5,896 m above sea level. Descend to Horombo hut for overnight.

Day 5: Horombo – Arusha Adventure Kilimanjaro Travel.

After breakfast, descend to the Marangu Park Gate via Mandara.You will be transferred to your Arusha or Moshi to connect your shuttle bus back to Nairobi arriving early evening where to end your safari.


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James Muraguri Gichohi
James Muraguri Gichohi

James Muraguri Gichohi,Born on 21 st March 1966 in Nyeri District of Kenya.Primary school attended Musingu primary school 1971 of Kakamega District then to Kiaritha- ini Primary school in Karatina , Nyeri there after joined high school Mweru high and Kiaritha-ini high school.Studied Youth and Development Studies St philips institute for science and technology australia distance learning,Agriculture,Management with the African Institute for Economic and Social Development Secured a job with the Kenya Youth Hostels Association.Loves travelling,meeting people,music,reading and writing am a social person very outgoing.

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