6-Days Kilimanjaro Climbing Via Machame Route.
6 days Kilimanjaro climbing on budget cost is best for many climbers who wish to climb this mountain in Tanzania and free standing peak in the world. The 6-days Kilimanjaro climb may be organized at best and affordable price since you will only spend as much as little of 6 days or 7 to 8 days to reach summit. 6 Days Kilimanjaro Climbing itinerary include 1 day for acclimatization is best, however 7 days Hiking duration is perfect for summit success due to additional day for acclimatization..
6-Days Kilimanjaro Climbing – Tour Program.
Arrival Kilimanjaro Airport, Tanzania; On this day you will be met at 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 Kilimanjaro 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 Arusha.
Day 1: Arusha – Machame Village – Machame Camp
The begins of 6-days Kilimanjaro climb, Drive to Kilimanjaro Park Machame gate, 5-7 hours hike (10km). 1200 meter ascent to an altitude of 3000 m. Dinner plus the Overnight at the camp.
Day 2: Climb to Shira Camp
Today we have a 6km hike in 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: Climb to Barranco Camp
Today we have a long hike of 10km (7 hours) but with a small ascent of just 110 meters. By night, we’ll be sleeping at 3950 meters. Overnight at Barranco camp.
Day 4: Climb to Barafu Camp
Again, 4.5km hike during just 3 hours. Today we’ll reach an altitude of 4700 meters (500 meters up) for the highest night of your journey. Dinner and the Overnight at Barafu camp.
Day 5: 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 6 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 6: Mweka camp – Mweka Village – Arusha
In our last day of 6 Days Kilimanjaro Climbing, we’ll have a 3 to 4 hours hike of 10 kilometers (to an altitude of 1600 meters) before driving to Kilimanjaro airport or Arusha. This will mark the end of 6-days Machame Route Itinerary on Mount Kilimanjaro.