Affordable Kilimanjaro Day Hike
Otherwise is known as the “Coca-Cola Route” or the “Tourist Route”, Marangu route is the most popular route on the mountain. It is the only route that offers sleeping huts with drinks like Coca-Cola on the way. Considered to be the most tourist-friendly for Affordable Kilimanjaro Day Hike region, Marangu is the easiest route on Kilimanjaro. The ascent profile is very gradual and steady and allows painless trekking for most of the way. The route is mostly chosen by inexperienced climbers, due to its reputation as an easy route.
Welcome to Tanzania! As your plane descends into Kilimanjaro International Airport between the snow-capped peaks of Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Meru/Arusha airport your Affordable Kilimanjaro Day Hike into the wilds of the country will finally begin. A representative will meet you in the arrivals hall of the airport, and together you will make a short drive to the Venice Hotel just inside the city.
Our safari manager will come to meet you and to provide you with a safari briefing. A wonderful home-cooked dinner will be served on the spot – either in the dining room or the terrace overlooking the beautiful landscape
Affordable Kilimanjaro Day Hike (Arusha to Kilimanjaro, Mandara hut)
On the first day, you will start your Affordable Kilimanjaro Day Hike, we will drive you about 2 hrs through Kilimanjaro in the morning the semi-tropical foothills to the Marangu area which situated on the south-eastern side of the mountain. As you drive, there is usually some admirable view of the snow-capped peak of the mountain. On arrival at Marangu gate, you meet your team of guides and porters, pick up any last-minute supplies for the trek, and head to the entrance of Mount Kilimanjaro National Park to register for the climb. From the cluster of buildings at the gate, it is some four to five hours walk through patches of coffee plantation and dense rainforest to Mandara Hut. Mandara Hut is a collection of basic, A-frame mountain huts with bunk beds – quite adequate for your needs – where you inevitably meet up with fellow trekkers who are bent on the same goal.
Late in the evening back to Arusha, Overnight stay at Hotel At the end of your Tour we will drop you off at the airport.
Farewell Day: Transfer to Airport (Arusha/Kilimanjaro)
After breakfast in the lodge, we will transfer you to take the flight back home this will be the end of your tour and safari holidays with us.
- Park fees (for non-residents)
- All activities (unless labeled as optional)
- Meals (as specified in the day by day section)
- Drinking water (on all days)
- Accommodation (unless listed as upgrade)
- Transportation (unless labeled as optional)
- All Taxes/VAT
- The government imposed an increase in taxes and/or park fees
Exclude for Kilimanjaro Day Hike
- International flights (from/to home)
- Tips (tipping guideline US$20.00 pp per day)
- Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
What To Bring for Kilimanjaro Day Hike
- A warm sweater as the nights can be chilly at high altitudes.
- Comfortable shoes
Contact us for your Custom trip
Note: You can extend your Affordable Kilimanjaro Day Hike to Serengeti National park/Ngorongoro conservation area or Lake Eyasi/Natron