5 Days Trekking Marangu Route
Price $1150 per person 2+
The Marangu route, also known as the “Coca-Cola” route, is the oldest, most well-established route on Kilimanjaro. This is the only route which offers to sleep in huts, as dormitory-style accommodations, not like camping that is accustomed for other trekking routes up the mountain.
After breakfast proceeds to Marangu gate (drive from Arusha or Moshi. Town or Marangu). Start trekking up to Mandara Hut (2700 m). It takes 2 hrs.
Trek from Mandara Hut to Horombo Hut altitude 3700 m and it takes 4 – 5 hrs.
Climb from Horombo Hut to Kibo Hut altitude 4700 m. It takes 5 hrs for the 13 km walk.
First hours of the morning around 1.00 a.m is spent by trekking to Gilman’s Point 5681 m (5hrs). Then another 1.30 hrs to Uhuru Peak. After some time in the summit, descend down to Horombo Hut.
After breakfast descends down to Marangu Gate and then transferred to Hotel in Marangu or Moshi Town. Option: Spend an Extra day at Horombo Hut (3700m) for better acclimatization.
This Tour is Offered by- Afrishare Trekking and Safaris