Day 1 Nairobi- Arusha
You will be picked from your Nairobi hotel after breakfast and leave for Arsha town through Namanga border for immigration formalities arriving in time for your lunch. spend your afternoon in an Arusha hotel organizing your hiking gear, have dinner and overnight.
Day 2 Arusha-Mandara
After your breakfast, drive to Moshi and to Marangu park gate where you will be dropped by your vehicle and begin trekking towards Mandara which is 9km away. Have lunch, dinner and overnight stay at Mandara hut which is 2774m above sea level.
Day 3 Mandara- Horombo
Have an early breakfast and start trekking to Horombo hut which will take you approximately 8 hours. You will have your lunch enroute. From Horombo you will have a spectacular view of Mawenzi and Kibo peaks. Spend your night at the Horombo hut.
Day 4 Horombo- Kibo
After your breakfast you will trek for around 13km to Kibo hut which is at an altitude of 4732m above the sea level. You will have a chance to see amazing mountain vegetation such as ground sel, giant cactus and lobelia.
Day 5 Kibo-Horombo
Wake up very early in the morning and attempt to conquer the summit at around 0200hrs trek to Gilman’s point which is 5681m above sea level. Proceed to Uhuru peak which takes you around one hour to reach the peak which is 5896m above sea level. Having conquered the peak, descend to Horombo hut during the afternoon for dinner and overnight stay
Day 6 Horombo- Arusha
After your breakfast, descend to Marangu park gate through Mandara and then proceed to Arusha for overnight.
Day 7 Arusha- Nairobi
After your breakfast leave Tanzania and head back to Nairobi via Namanga border, after immigration formalities at the border head to Nairobi arriving late evening.
Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.