4 Days  Climbing Mount Meru.

This 4-day hike to the summit of Mt Meru through verdant Afromontane forest into high altitude alpine desert with stunning views of a dormant volcano.

On arrival, you are personally met by one of our representatives and transferred to Arusha to a well-appointed hotel. In the afternoon there is a full briefing with your guide.

How long does it take to climb Mount Meru?

At a height of 4,566 meters (14,980 ft).  Mount Meru is a dormant stratovolcano located in Arusha National Park.  70 Kilometres (43 miles) west of Mount Kilimanjaro in the country of Tanzania. Typically Mount Meru Climb takes four days, but it can be done in 3 days to complete a trek to the Summit.
Mount Meru is an active (but dormant) volcano located north of Arusha in Tanzania. At 4562 metres it is Tanzania’s second highest mountain and the fourth highest mountain in Africa.
The highest point on the trek: Mount Meru peak is 4,566 meters above sea-level. Difficulty: It’s moderately hard for an average hiker but spread out over four days it is well within most people’s reach. The altitude is just low enough not to trouble most hikers.

What type of volcano is Mt Meru?

Stratovolcano. Mount Meru is a dormant stratovolcano located 70 kilometres (43 mi) west of Mount Kilimanjaro in southeast Arusha Region, Tanzania East frica.

Mount Meru is often overlooked due to its proximity to Kilimanjaro.  But it has plenty to offer those looking for a challenging climb.  From here you start your ascent through Meru’s diverse vegetation zones from Montane forest, moorland, semi-desert and alpine desert, until you reach its magnificent crater.

Day 1: Mt.Meru/ Mariakamba Hut

In the morning we are collected from your hotel and transfer to Arusha National Park where you will start your Mount Meru Trekking. At the Momella Gate, we finish registration formalities before setting off with your guide and armed ranger – there is abundant wildlife in the forests! The forest section is especially scenic with strangler figs and the possibility of seeing buffalo grazing in one of the clearings. In the late afternoon, we reach a viewpoint before heading onto Miriakamba hut for dinner.

Day 2: Mt Meru /Saddle Hut

We set off from Miriakamba initially still in the forest zone but in a few hours as we reach Saddle hut for lunch in the alpine desert zone. In the afternoon a walk to the summit of Little Meru can be taken for stunning views before heading back to Saddle Hut for dinner and Overnight Saddle Hut.

Day 3: Mt.Meru/ Mariakamba Hut

We rise early and our hard work is rewarded at dawn as the sun rises to the East. Kilimanjaro is normally clearly seen from here and the sheer cliffs of the crater fall dramatically 1000 feet or more. We return back and after some brunch at Saddle Hut, we continue down to Miriakamba hut for dinner and overnight.

Day 4: Mt.Meru/ Mariakamba Hut

The final section takes up to 3 hours to return to our vehicles where we say farewell to our crew and have time for a short picnic lunch and game drive before returning to Arusha for Overnight At the last day of your tour we will drive you back to the hotel for your overnight or airport.

Include for your Mount Meru Trekking

  • Quality, waterproof mountain tents for  itinerary
  • Professional, experienced, mountain guide  4 days itinerary
  • All Park fees and Rescue fees for  itinerary
  • All meals while on the Mountain.
  • Arrival and Departure transfers.
  • Guides, Porters, cook salaries, and park fees. Mount Meru 4 days itinerary
  • Mess tents with table and chairs:
  • All-mountain equipment’s
  • 2nights hotel accommodation the day before and after trekking
  • Large portions of fresh, healthy, nutritious food: Mount Meru 4 days itinerary
  • Clean, purified drinking water 1.5 liters per day
  • Sleeping Mattress and.

Exclude for your Climbing Mount Meru

  • Tanzania Visa: $50 per person on arrival
  • Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)
  • Meals not listed above
  • Optional Tours (short safari after your climb etc)
  • Tips and any items of personal nature.
  • Tanzania Visa: $50 per person just upon arrival.Mount Meru 4 days itinerary
  • Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.).
  • Optional Tours (short safari, Zanzibar beaches, after your climb, etc).Mount Meru 4 days itinerary
  • Tipping and any items of personal nature $15 per day for guide and 10$ for porters

What to Bring for your Climbing Mount Meru

  • Clothes.
  • A warm sweater as the nights can be chilly at high altitudes.
  • Comfortable shoes

3 Day Mount Meru Trekking Safari Prices

A Group of 2 Persons – USD 1200 person per tours

A Group of 3 – 4 Persons – USD 1150 per person per tours

A Group of 6 Persons – USD 900 per person per tours

A Group of 6 Persons and above – USD 850  per person per tours

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