Mt Meru Climb

Mount Meru is the second highest mountain in Tanzania at 4565m and the fifth highest in Africa. With our professional guides and porters we guarantee you an adventure climb!

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$850 - $990
Includes internal flights:
No
Length of safari:
4 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Extreme - Technical climbing (Kilimanjaro, Mt. Meru)
Safari type:
Camping safaris Camping
*Prices are estimates and used as guidelines only. Please contact the tour operator for an exact quote.
Like this package? Go on, give it a kudu!
 
0 people gave this package kudus.
This itinerary has been seen 75 times.

4 Day Mt Meru Climb
850$ per person (5 people +)
990$ per person (2 - 4 people)

Day 1 Arusha - Momela Gate - Mariakamba Hut
You will be picked up at your location in Arusha town and driven to the Momela gate of Mt Meru. Start the hiking with a professional park ranger. Along the way you will likely see some animals including elephants, zebras, and giraffe , monkeys, antelope, and often elephants along the route. After about 5-7 hours reach the hut Mariakamba(2500 m) for rest, dinner and overnight.  Lunch and dinner included.

Day 2 Mariakamba Hut - Saddle Hut
Get breakfast and continue your climb. After about 3-5 hours reach Saddle Hut (3550m) passing through the forest. The walk will take you slowly along the ridge for a spectacular view of the Meru Crater and the impressive Ash Cone. After hot lunch at Saddle Hut we can make a short climb to the summit of Little Meru (3820m) for superb views just before sunset. Dinner and overnight at Saddle Hut. 3 meals included.

Day 3 Saddle Hut - Summit - Mariakamba Hut
Wake up at midnight, around 1:30 am to climb steeply to Rhino Point(3800m) and on to Cobra Point (4350m). We reach the summit (4566m) on time for sunrise. The final part of the climb is along a spectacular narrow ridge line between the sheer inner cliffs and the sloping outer wall of the crater. Take a short rest at Saddle Hut and continue down to the Mariakamba Hut. 3 meals included.

Day 4 Mariakamba - Momela Gate - Arusha
We take a short and fast descent way through open grassland and mixed forest, with possibility of seeing wildlife before reaching Momela Gate in the late morning. From the gate you will be driven back to Arusha town. Breakfast and lunch included.

Safari tour packages (11)   See all tour packages

Change currency:

GoTanzania

- We offer private/custom safaris
- We offer group tours/safaris
- Our main focus is: High-end safaris
- We book pre/post-safari attractions
T: +255 762 009559
Since: Sep 2013

Parks you will visit

Enlarge map to see all parks and current weather

Animals you will see

Giraffe
Giraffe
Hyena
Hyena
Impala
Impala
Leopard
Leopard
Mountain gorilla
Mountain gorilla
Vervet monkey
Vervet monkey
Expand/Reduce animals

Activities you can do

Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
Bush walks
Bush walks
Rock climbing
Rock climbing
Game drives
Game drives
Photography
Photography
Expand/Reduce activities
Shortlisted tour operators You can shortlist up to
5 tour operators