Machame Route Kilimanjaro Trek & Wildlife Safari

12 days /Mount Kilimanjaro, Machame Route, Arusha, Tarangire National Park and Serengeti National Park

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$3985 - $4255
Includes internal flights:
Length of safari:
12 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
Adventure safaris Big five
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Discover the glimpse of scenic show piece of Kilimanjaro. Ascend from the high alpine deserts through superb forests, moorland to Shira Plateau with marvelous views of the ice fields.

After conquering Africa’s highest peak and then proceeds your African safari to the world’s best game parks with wildlife so complete and game-viewing so profound where it is quite possible to see elephants, rhinos, wildebeest (gnu), lions, leopards, giraffes, Cape buffalo and cheetahs, all within the space of an hour, or less!

Day 1: Machame Gate- Machame Camp (1490m- 2980m)
After breakfast, drive to the Machame gate where you trek through dense rainforest. Stop for lunch and head to Machame Camp. Hours trekking: 6-7 hours Overnight: Machame Camp

Day 2: Machame Camp - Shira Camp (2980m- 3840m)
After breakfast, start a gentler ascent through the moorland, giant lobelia and giant groundsel plants. After lunch, trek to Shira Plateau. Hours trekking: 7 hours Overnight: Shira Camp

Day 3: Shira Camp- Lava Tower Camp (3840m- 4630m)
Hike Pole, pole (slowly, slowly) towards Kilimanjaro looming mass. Have lunch before ascending to the Lava Tower. Hours trekking: 5-6 Hours Overnight: Lava Tower Camp

Day 4: Lava Tower Camp-Barranco Valley Camp (4630m- 3950m)
After breakfast, descend into the Great Barranco Valley Camp below the Western Breach and Great Barranco Wall. Hours trekking: 5-6 Hours Overnight: Barranco Camp

Day 5: Barranco Valley Camp - Barafu camp (3950m- 4550m)
After breakfast, you will hike through a steady incline through the Karanga valley (the last water stop) to Barafu Camp. Hours trekking: 7 Hours Overnight: Barafu Camp

Day 6: Barafu camp- Uhuru Summit- Mweka (4550m- 5895m- 3100m)
Around midnight, you start hiking up to Uhuru Summit where you celebrate and snap once in a lifetime photos before descending to Barafu camp then descend to Mweka camp. Hours trekking: 8 Hours and 7 Hours to Uhuru and Mweka respectively. Overnight: Mweka Camp

Day 7: Mweka camp - Mweka Gate (3100m- 1828m) -Arusha
After breakfast, you will head down to Mweka gate transferred you to a hotel in Arusha.
Hours trekking: 3 Hours Overnight: Hotel in Arusha
Day 8: Arusha- Tarangire National Park
After breakfast head to Tarangire National Park full day game drive. Dinner and overnight at camp/lodge

Day 9: Tarangire- Serengeti National Park
After breakfast head for the legendary Serengeti National Park for half day game drive. Dinner and overnight at Camp/Lodge

Day 10: Serengeti- Ngorongoro Crater
Depart Serengeti for Ngorongoro crater with your picnic lunch via Olduvai. You will visit Maasai boma and have lunch en-route. Dinner and overnight at Camp/Lodge

Day 11: Ngorongoro Crater
After having a hearty breakfast, you descend down to the Crater floor full day game drive. Dinner and overnight at Camp/Lodge

Day 12: Ngorongoro Crater- Lake Manyara Park –Fly Home
Leave Ngorongoro after a buffet breakfast for Lake Manyara National Park for half day game drive. In the early afternoon, transfer to the KIA airport and fly home.

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Fabyson Safaris

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Since: Mar 2011

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Animals you will see

African buffalo
African buffalo
African caracal
African caracal
Bat-eared fox
Bat-eared fox
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Activities you can do

Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
Bush walks
Bush walks
Rock climbing
Rock climbing
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Cultural / Tribal visits
Game drives
Game drives
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