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9-Days Northern Circuit Kilimanjaro Climb

Join one of the certified guides at Sirikwa Travel on a 9-day Northern Circuit Kilimanjaro climb and discover the highest mountain in Africa on an adventure you will never forget!

Duration9 days
Offer periodJan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
Skill LevelIntermediate
Fitness LevelFit
Type of tripPrivate and Group

Highlights

  • Climb to the top of Kilimanjaro!

  • Discover the Northern Circuit Kilimanjaro route.

  • Enjoy a unique mountaineering adventure in Tanzania.

Description

Join me on this Northern Circuit Kilimanjaro climb and discover one of the world’s 7 summits! On this 9-day adventure in Tanzania, we will explore one of the most amazing mountains in the world as we climb to the top of the famous Kilimanjaro.

Kilimanjaro is an emblematic mountain in Tanzania, and at 5,895 m, it is the highest mountain in Africa. There are many ways to tackle this breathtaking peak, however, the Northern Circuit Kilimanjaro route has the highest summit success rate. It is also the longest route, which allows for the most acclimatization time. The route approaches Mount Kili from the west and departs from Londorosi Gate. The descent is through the Mweka route and ends at the Mweka Gate.

On this 9-day adventure, we will have the chance to tackle the Northern Circuit Kilimanjaro route. We will set off with porters, tents and all the necessary equipment and food for the trip. Keep in mind that you will need to have a good fitness level as we will enjoy an average of 3-6 hours of trekking every day and different terrains and climatic conditions. Of course, one of our guides will be there to help you every step of the way.

So, are you ready to tackle the Northern Circuit Kilimanjaro climb? Then book your place now and let’s start planning this unforgettable mountaineering adventure!

We also offer an 11-day luxury safari in Tanzania, check it out!


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Itinerary

Day 1: Londorosi Gate to Mti Mkubwa

Day 2: Mti Mkubwa to Shira 1 Camp

Day 3: Shira 1 Camp to Shira 2 Camp

Day 4: Shira 2 Camp to Lava Tower/ Lava Tower to Moir Hut

Day 5: Moir Hut to Buffalo Camp

Day 6: Buffalo Camp to Third Cave

Day 7: Third Cave to School Hut

Day 8: School Hut to Uhuru Peak


Equipment you will need to bring

Poles

Sunglasses

Backpack

Water bottle

Other gear: 1-Walking Poles $ 15 1-Sleeping Bag $ 40 1-Duffel Bag $ 30 1-Waterproof Jacket, breathable with hood $ 15 1-Insulated Jacket, synthetic or down $ 15 1-Sleeping Pad/ Mattress $ 10 1-Soft Jacket, fleece or soft-shell $ 15 2 - Long Sleeve Shirt, light-weight, moisture-wicking fabric $ 10 1 – Short Sleeve Shirt, light-weight, moisture-wicking fabric $ 10 1 – Waterproof Pants, breathable (side-zipper recommended) $ 10 2 – Hiking Pants (convertible to shorts recommended) $ 10 1 – Fleece Pants $ 10 1 – Shorts (optional) $ 10 1 – Long Underwear (moisture-wicking fabric recommended) $ 10 3 – Underwear, briefs (moisture-wicking fabric recommended) $ 10 2 – Sport Bra (women)Head wear $ 15 1 – Brimmed Hat, for sun protection $ 5 1 – Knit Hat, for warmth $ 5 1 – Balaclava, for face coverage (optional) $ 5 1 – Bandana (optional)Hand wear $ 5 1 – Gloves, warm (waterproof recommended) $ 5 1 – Glove Liners, synthetic, worn under gloves for added warmth (optional) $ 5 1 – Hiking Boots, warm, waterproof, broken-in, with spare laces $ 20 1 – Gym Shoes, to wear at camp (optional) $ 20 3 – Socks, thick, wool or synthetic $ 10 3 – Sock Liners, tight, thin, synthetic, worn under socks to prevent blisters (optional) $ 5 1 – Gaiters, waterproof (optional)Accessories $ 10 1 – Sunglasses or Goggles $ 10 1 – Backpack Cover, waterproof (optional) $ 10 1 – Poncho, during rainy season (optional) $ 10 1 – Water Bottle (Nalgene, 32 oz. recommended) $ 5 1 – Water Bladder, Camelback type (recommended) $ 10 1 – Towel, lightweight, quick-dry (optional) $ 10 1 – Pee Bottle, to avoid leaving tent at night ( recommended) $ 10 1 – Sleeping Bag Liner, for added warmth (optional) $ 10 1 – Head lamp $ 15 1 – Daypack, for you to carry your personal gear


About the guide

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We offer our clients the most memorable adventures in Tanzania. We take our clients on the most amazing tours on our beautiful country, which we know inside out, like Mount Kilimanjaro, Beach Trips, Wildlife Safaris or Cultural Trips.

We have a team of excellent, professionally certified mountain guides. They have all climbed Mount Kilimanjaro more than a hundred times, through different routes. They also have a deep knowledge of the country’s national parks and about the animal kingdom. Each of our guides is a specialist in a specific area, like ecology and animal behavior.

We look forward to taking you on an unforgettable adventure!


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Prices per person

Group of 1

USD 2784 each

Group of 2

USD 2784 each

Group of 3

USD 2784 each

Group of 4

USD 2784 each

Group of 5

USD 2784 each

Group of 6

USD 2784 each

Group of 7

USD 2784 each

Group of 8

USD 2784 each

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Price includes

• Guiding fee

• Accommodation

• Transportation from your hotel/airport (if in area) to the start of the trip and back

• Permit and entrance fees

• Group porters (transport of tents, cooking equipment, etc. for the group)

• Clean, drinkable water during the trip

• Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

• Camping equipment: Tents

Price details

• Price also includes emergency oxygen, Pulse ox meter, hot drinks at every meal, emergency rescue fee, Personal Summit Certificate signed by National Park and guide. Suggested tips per day per person: guide- $20; cook- $15; porter- $10.


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