Kilimanjaro Climb Machame Route (7-Day)
Kilimanjaro climbing (7-Days) Machame Route is best as it provide the opportunity to acclimatize with altitude, good terrain and hence comfort your trek in addition to attractive scenic view covered by mountain.
The Kilimanjaro climbing (7-Days) Itinerary is best and highly proffered by many climbers due to its good scenic view. In this route you will have an overnight stay in Campsite arranged by your guide and porters all the way to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro.
7 days climbing Kilimanjaro Machame Route reward highly chance to summit as you will have more time to get used with mountain weather.
Also you will experience steeper at the begins, however you will manage climbing since you are still more energetic, but the steepness continue to decrease as approach the summit. This provides opportunity to summit easy even if you will be totally exhausted.
7 days climbing Kilimanjaro Machame Route Itinerary – Tour Program.
Arrival Kilimanjaro International Airport, Tanzania to begins 7 Days Climbing Kilimanjaro.On this day you will be met at Kilimanjaro Airport or at your arrival point and transferred to a hotel in Arusha where you will spend your first night. AT the lodge our Representative/Manager will meet you to give you a briefing of the kili climb as well as go through your gear check together with your guide for tomorrow before you are left to relax. Overnight at the Lodge / hotel in Arusha.
Day 1: Arusha – Machame Village – Machame Camp
The begins of Kilimanjaro climb (7-Day), Drive to Kilimanjaro Park Machame gate, 5-7 hours hike (10km). 1200 meters ascent to an altitude of 3000 meters. Dinner plus the Overnight at Machame camp.
Day 2: Machame Camp – Shira Camp
Today we have a 6km hike, during 5-7 hours. We will have an 840 meter ascent and reach the 3840 meters of altitude. Overnight will be served at Shira camp.
Day 3: Shira Camp – Barranco Camp
Today we have a long hike of 10km (5 / 7 hours) but with a small ascent of just 110 meters. By night, we’ll be sleeping at 3950 meters. Dinner / Overnight at Barranco camp.
Day 4: Barranco camp – Karanga Valley camp
4.5km hike during just 3 hours. We will finally be sleeping above 4000 meters, at 4200 meters above sea level (250 m ascent). Dinner / Overnight at Karanga Valley camp.
Day 5: Karanga Camp – Barafu Camp
Again, 4.5km hike during just 3 hours. Today we’ll reach an altitude of 4700 meters (500 High ascent) for the highest night of your journey. Dinner and the Overnight at Barafu camp.
Day 6: Barafu – Uhuru Peak – Mweka
We will wake up very early, during the night, in order to arrive to the peak at sunrise. This will just be a 5 kilometers hike but due to the altitude and steepness (1186 meters ascent) it will take 6 to 7 hours to do. When you reach the summit, you will be at 5986 meters and have the best views of your entire life. You will never in your life forget this moment and it will make you a better person.
After some time at the summit, we’ll start our descent to Mweka. Again, we’ll walk for 5 to 7 hours, for a total of 12 kilometers, in order to sleep at a much more comfortable altitude of 3096 meters. Dinner or Overnight at Mweka Camp.
Day 7: Mweka camp – Mweka Village – Arusha
In our last day, we’ll have a 3/4 hours hike of 10 kilometers (to an altitude of 1600 meters) before driving to Kilimanjaro airport or Arusha. This mark the end of Kilimanjaro climb (7-Day)