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13 DAYS - 12 NIGHTS MT. KILIMANJARO & WILDLIFE SAFARI

This Wildlife tour features the safari to the Kilimanjaro Mountain, Ngorongoro Craters, Lake Manyara Wildlife Park and Serengeti Safari Plains. It is based on Budget Camping with Custom built stretch Safari Landcruisers.

Safari tour package: A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Prices: $2400 - $3000
Includes internal flights: No
Length of safari: 13 days
Best months: All year
Countries visited: Tanzania Tanzania
Parks visited: Kilimanjaro, Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti
Activity level: Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
  • Big five
  • Self-drive
Mt. Kilimanjaro, the highest free-standing mountain, the mother of Africa! Everyone wants to make the record to land on it. This special safari is designed to enable all those people with limited time, finances or energy the ability to achieve their wish to land on Kilimanjaro Mountain.

Day 1 - Kilimanjaro Airport to Moshi: Arrive in Kilimanjaro and transfer to your Hotel in Moshi. Evening we will brief about the climb and review the gear you have brought to make sure nothing additional is needed.

Day 2 - Machame Camp (9,927 feet/3,026 m), 7 miles/11 Km (5 to 7 hours) We will pick you up at the hotel in Moshi after breakfast and drive about an hour to the Machame gate where the trek starts. From the Machame Park gate it’s a gentle climb up through dense rainforest to the Machame Camp.

Day 3 - Shira Camp (12,355 feet/3,766 m), 3 miles/5km (4 to 6 hours) The morning starts with a personal introduction to your trekking team. The hike is different today as the jungle gives away to zones of giant heather and moorland. If you have enough time you take a short hike to the Shira Caves after reaching camp.

Day 4 - Barranco Camp (13,066 feet/3,983 m), 6 miles/10km (5 to 8 hours) Leaving Shira camp in the morning you climb towards the main peak Kibo, with the western glaciers clearly visible across the rugged high-altitude desert of volcanic rocks and boulders. The trail ascends to the Lava Tower site (15000 feet / 4600m) before descending back down into Barranco Valley. Its 6 to 7 hours walking and the total ascent is only 110m total but having climbed much higher and dropped back down assists acclimatization.

Day 5 - Barafu High Camp (15,239 feet/4,645 m), 5 miles/9km (5 to 8 hours) The day starts with a challenging climb up the steep Barranco wall (some scrambling but not technically difficult) before dropping into the Karanga Valley where you take a break for lunch. If you decide to add an extra day it will be spent at Karanga Camp. Those on the regular itinerary will continue after lunch to Barafu Hut having hiked a total of 5 to 8 hours and ascended 650m. This is the highest camp and the push to the summit will begin at 11pm when you start getting your gear ready.

Day 6 - Uhuru Peak Altitude (5895 m/19340 ft) Walking Distance: 3 miles/5 km ascent + 7 miles / 12 km descent (10-16 hours) The day starts at midnight with the final push to the summit. It's a cold and grueling six hour hike to summit rim up a steep slope. The trail is doable but steep with many switchbacks. The summit rim is reached just about sunrise and it's a fairly level hike around the rim to Uhuru Peak the ultimate summit and highest point in Africa. Going down you will head back to Barafu Hut for a short nap and snacks before continuing down to Mweka camp (3068m / 10,065feet). One of the reasons for such a long day of trekking is to avoid problems with acclimatization and get you back down to a lower elevation quickly.

Day 7 - Mweka Camp to Moshi From Mweka campsite it is a 4 to 5 hours descent through the forest to Mweka gate to collect certificates and meet the vehicle. Return to Moshi for the night and to have a final farewell dinner with your guides.

Day 8 - Ngorongoro Depart Arusha for Ngorongoro arriving in time for lunch at Campsite. Afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at Campsite.

Day 9 - Ngorongoro Crater Breakfast at the camp and descend to the crater floor for a full day game viewing, Picnic lunch at taken at the crater, hosts unbelievable variety of wildlife. This is an experience to treasure always. Ascend back to the campsite for dinner and overnight.

Day 10 - Serengeti National Park Breakfast at Campsite and depart Ngorongoro for vast Serengeti National Park . Stop at Olduvai Gorge, the site for the famous archeological finds by the Leakey family. Lunch at Campsite in serengeti. Afternoon game drives inside the park. Dinner and overnight at Campsite.

Day 11 - Serengeti Breakfast followed by morning game drive to different parts of the park. Serengeti is famous for it's annual migration when millions of wildebeest (gnus) and zebras set off for Maasai Mara for better grazing grounds and water. Serengeti boasts of more than 35 species of plains game including the "Big Five" as well as extensive bird-life. Meals and overnight at Campsite.

Day 12 - Lake Manyara National Park Early breakfast in Serengeti and proceed to Lake Manyara National Park. Lunch at Campsite near the Park. Afternoon game drive inside the Park, look for and shoot a picture of the curious tree-climbing lions, Lake Manyara has a marvelous concentration of game including 350 species of birds. See the simba river populated with schools of Hippo and bird-life. Dinner and overnight at Campsite.

Day 13 - Departure Day After breakfast, according to your flight time we will drop you at the airport.

What's Included: • Kilimanjaro Park fees • Rescue fees • Climbing fees • Game reserve fees • Camping • Hotel in Arusha • All meals as per the itinerary • Guides • Porters • Airport Transfers • Customized Safari vehicle • Safari driver • All tours as per the itinerary • Certificate of Achievement

Exclusions: • Travel and personal accident insurance. • International Flights. • Visa, passport, vaccinations, medicines. • Personal Mountain equipment. • Tips. • Expenditure on alcoholic drinks, souvenirs and other personal items. • Optional excursions not detailed in the itinerary. • Extra days on the mountain. • Treated drinking water other than boiled. • Extra costs incurred in case of own intentional change of itinerary. • Porters to carry excess of 16Kg. personal luggage per client.

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