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Mount Meru, Arusha-Tanzania

Mount meru 3nights/4days.

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Mout meru 3nights/4days itinerary

Day1:

Arusha(1400m)-Miriakamba hut(2500m)

Duration:- 5-7hours of hiking

After early breakfast in arusha you will be picked from your hotel and brought to Momela gate in Arusha national park.

This hike is similar to walking safari, you may see gifaffe, zebras, antelopes, buffalo and elephants near the trail. But nothing can harm you as you will hike together with armed ranger.

You will then arrive at Miriakamba hut (2500m) and have a dinner.

Have an amazing hikes!!

Day2:

Mirigakamba hut (2500m)- Saddle hut(3500m)

Duration:-3-5hours of hiking

After breakfast you will start ascending up to Saddle hut. Along the trail you may see various wildlife.

The trail has views of mount meru crater and the Ash Tray.

You will be served an early dinner, so you have a nice rest before your midnight summit attempt.

Get to sleep by 1900.

Day3:

Saddle hut (3500m)- Summit attempt (4566m)- Miriakamba hut (2500m).

Durarion:- 10- 12hours of hiking

Your guide will wake you at 00:30am for tea and biscuits. At 1:30am you will start summit attempt.

You will reach the summit (4565m) at sunrise with a spectacular views of mount meru Ash Tray and Mount Kilimanjaro.

Enjoy your views then you descend to saddle hut for a short break. You will then continue descending up to miriakamba hut (2500m) for dinner and overnight.

Day4:

Miriakamba hut (2500m)- Arusha (1400m).

Duration :- 2-3hours of hiking

After a long rest and breakfast you will descend to momela gate where our driver will take you back to Arusha.

∆Budget $1250 per person

∆Budget $1100 per two person

Items included;

.Transfer to/from Arusha National Park.

.Professional, experienced mountain guides.

.all park fees

.3 meals on the mountain

.Accommodation at day of arrival and leaving

Items not included:

.Tanzania visa

.Soft drinks, bevarage

.Optional tour e.g short wildlife safari.

.Meals not listed above

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Serengeti Park

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Distination

(Tarangire, Manyara, ngorongoro, Serengeti)

Duration -5 days wildlife safari

Day1;

After breakfast at your place you will be picked at 8:00am. You start your journey through maasai steppe land to Tarangire national park with picnic lunch.

You will spend the rest of the day by viewing game in Tarangire.

You will see some Tanzania’s largest population of elephants, zebras, elands and wildebeests. Picnic lunch will be served at the picnic site until the mid-afternoon and then drive to Karatu for dinner and overnight.

Day2;

After breakfast, with picnic lunch drive past the great rift valley escarpments and through the wheat and coffee farms towards ngorongoro conservation area, you will have to stop for a permit in ngorongoro and take a short visit of Olduvai Gorge if you like (optional tour).

Picnic lunch will be provided at Naab hill gate. After lunch you continue to central Serengeti with game drives to the camp/lodge. You will be served dinner and overnight at Serengeti Heritage camp FB.

Day3;

You will spend full day game viewing in central serengeti and seronera river valley to maximize the chances to see more.

In this area you will view big cats especially lions and leopards.

Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Heritage camp FB.

Day4;

After early breakfast at the camp, depart with picnic lunch and drive to the ngorongoro crater, where you will spend the rest of the day exploring ngorongoro crater a world heritage site and a home to nearly 25000 animals. Giving you a chance of spotting the big five land animals such as lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo and endagered black rhino.

You will take time to stretch your legs and enjoy your picnic lunch at ngoitokitok springs watching the hippos jostle for position in the water.

After lunch you will proceed with game viewing leaving the crater floor in the late afternoon and drive to country lodge FB.

Day5;

After breakfast you will drive to lake manyara national park for game drives where you will spend the half day game viewing. This beautiful park is dominated by underground water forest and alkaline lake whereby thousands of glamingoes can be seen at a certain time of the year.

Picnic lunch will be served here and late afternoon you drive back to arusha.

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Mount Kilimanjaro

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Machame route-7days/6nights itinerary:

°Day 1:

-Machame gate (1490m) to machame camp (2980m)

-Hiking time- 7hours

-Habitat- mountane forest

After early breakfast at your hotel you will be picked from Arusha(1400m) and driven to the machame village. In the village you can buy mineral water and will receive a packed lunch, then will drive to machame gate 3 kilometers!

At the gate porters will organize and pack the belongings for the hike while you and your guide register with the Tanzania National Park (TANAPA).

You will then begin your ascend into the rain forest and you may expect rain, mud and fog. Also be on the look out for wildlife including colobus monkeys.

You will reach machame camp in the late afternoon or early evening. The porters and chef who move very fast up to the mountain will reach camp before you and set up your tents, boil drinking water and prepare snacks for your arrival. After washing up, a hot dinner will be served for you.

°Day 2.

-Machame camp (2980m) to Shira camp (3840m)

-Hiking time -6 hours

-Distance -9kilometers

-Habitat -moorland

After early morning breakfast, you will start your ascent leaving the rain forest and entering the moorland vegetation. You will cross many streams and walk over a rocky ridge onto the Shira plateau and reach to shira camp. Your tents will be set and porters will prepare drinking and washing water for you. You will enjoy evening snacks and dinner prepared by our chef. Be prepared for a cold at night as temperature drop below freezing at this exposed camp.

°Day 3.

-Shira camp (3840m) to Barranco camp (3950m)

-Hiking time -7 hours

-Distance- approximatelly 15 kilometers

-Habitat -semi-desert

You will take early breakfast and leave the moorland forest then enter the semi-desert and rocky landscape. After 5 hours of walking east you will face the lava tower (4630m). Packed lunch are served at the tower and hikers have the options of climbing the massive lava tower weather permitting. At this altitude hikers may feel the effects from the altitude including headache and shortness of breath.

°Day 4.

-Barranco camp (3950m) to Karanga camp (3950m)

-Hiking time- 4-5 hours

-Distance- approximately 5 kilometers

-Habitat- Alpine desert

After early breakfast, now you conquer the great Barranco wall.

For normal eyes the wall looks intimidating, but many hikers state that this class 2 hike is much easier than they anticipated.

At the top of the wall you will have view of Hein Glacier and will be above the clouds. The trail then winds up and down in the Karanga valley. This is an ideal hiking day of acclimatization.

°Day 5.

-Karanga camp (3959m) to Barafu hut (4600m)

-Hiking time- 2-3 hours

-Distance – approximately 4 kilometers

-Habitat -Alpine desert

Following breakfast, you will leave Karanga camp. The trail interact with the Mweka route, which is the trail used to descend on the final two days. As you continue to hike, you will reach Barafu hut. This is the last water stop for the porters because there is no accessible water at the Barafu camp.

Barafu is a swahili word meaning ice and this camp is located on a rocky exposed ridge.

Early dinner will be served so hikers can have enough time to rest before summit attempt the same night. Your guide will brief you in detail on how to prepare for summit night.

Get to sleep by 19:00!

°Day 6.

-Barafu camp (4600m) to Uhuru peak (5895m) to Mweka camp (3100m)

-Hiking time -8 hours to reach uhuru peak (5895m), 7-8 hours to descend to Mweka camp.

-Habitat -Stone scree and ice-caped summit.

Your guide will wake you around 23:30 for tea and biscuits. You will then begin your summit attempt. The route heads northwest and you will ascend over stone scree. During the ascent many hikers feel that this is the most mentally and physically challenging part of the climb.

In about 6 hours you will reach Stella Point (5685m) located on the crater rim. After enjoying the magnificent sunrise you will continue ascending for about 2 hours on a snow-covered trail to uhuru peak (5895m). Reaching the summit of mt. Kilimanjaro is a lifetime accomplishment.

You will be able to spend a short time on the summit taking photographs and drinking tea before the descent to Barufu begins. The hikes down to Barafu takes 3 hours.

At the camp you will have a short rest and enjoying your lunch thereafter you will start descending to Mweka camp (3100m) located in the upper rain forest so fog and rain should be expected.

You will be served dinner at Mweka camp.

°Day 7.

-Mweka camp (3100m) to Mweka gate (1980m)

-Hiking time- 3 hours

-Distance- approximately 15 kilometers.

-Habitat -Forest

After your early breakfast, your staff will have a big celebration, dancing and singing. It is here where you will present your tips to the guides, assistant guides, chefs and porters.

After celebrating you will descend to Mweka gate.

The National park requires all hikers to sign their names to receive certificates of completion and hikers who reached Stella point (5685m) receive green certificates and who reached uhuru peak(5895m) receive gold certificates.

After receiving certificates, hikers will descend to Mweka village for 1 hour for getting lunch then you will drive back to Arusha.

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Mount Hanang

……Welcome, unforgetable adventure at mount Hanang……

Stunning picture at mount Hanang, Manyara, Tanzania.

MOUNT HANANG 2 DAYS ITINERARY

Where is it located?

°Tanzania at manyara region

Where you stay?

°Arusha on arrival day

°During the ascent in the tents at the summit.

When is this tour possible?

°Months of May to October,

Also December to February.

For whom especially suitable?

°All climbers and outdoor enthusiasts.

°Possible for familly traveling with children minimum age 12 years, recommend age 14 years and above.

°Both students and colleagues as it is less expensive and not time consuming compare to Meru and Kilimanjaro.

From where to where?

°Arrival day you will stay in arusha

°You can be picked in your hotel in the morning by guide or you can use public transport from Arusha to Katesh town.

°You will be served lunch in Katesh before you ascend.

°Can be easily combined with a short safari like visiting Arusha national park, Tarangire park and Manyara park or cultural tour. You can visit one of this park before your hike to Mount Hanang.

Is there any airport near Arusha city?

Yes, there is!

°Arusha airport 5 kilometers from Arusha

°Kilimanjaro international airport 43 kilometers from arusha.