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6 Days Kilimanjaro Marangu 5 Day Safari

Going on 6 Days Kilimanjaro Marangu 5 Day Safari will take you up mount Kilimanjaro trekking on Marangu route then go on safari 5 days budget camping. This is most selling Kilimanjaro and safari combined tour. You will spend 6 days on Kilimanjaro Marangu route followed by 5 days budget camping safari to Serengeti and Ngorongoro crater. You will also have 2 nights hotel in Moshi one before and one after trekking Kilimanjaro. 6 Days Kilimanjaro Marangu 5 Day Safari.

6 Days Kilimanjaro Marangu 5 Day Safari

Tour Itinerary – 6 Days Kilimanjaro Marangu 5 Day Safari.

Day 1: Arrival in Tanzania

You will be met upon arrival at the airport and escorted to the waiting private vehicle then you will be transferred to the hotel in Moshi where you will spend the rest of the days relaxing and for briefing about the next day trek.

  • Accommodation: Key’s Hotel.
  • Meal Plan: none. 6 Days Kilimanjaro Marangu 5 Day Safari.

Day 2: Trekking Marangu Gate 1,860 meter Mandara hut 2,700 meter.

After breakfast at the hotel you will be taken to Marangu Kilimanjaro National Park gate 1,840 meter. Once the necessary paper work has been obtained, your trek will begin and you will soon be trekking through the dense rainforest. You might be lucky to catch a glimpse of the thumbless black and white colobus monkeys scrambling through the lush vegetation. Approximately 4 hours later, you will reach your first day’s camp on the mountain for the rest of the day, the Mandara Hut. After a well-deserved rest, your guide will take you to the Maundi Crater where you can enjoy wonderful views of the Kenyan interior.

  • Accommodation: Mandara Hut.
  • Meal Plan: Full Board.

Day 3: Trekking Mandara Hut 2,700 meter to Horombo Hut 3,700 meter.

The day starts with an early breakfast and shortly after you have left Mandara Hut, you will reach the tree line where vegetation changes to shrubs. Just about 4 to 6 hours later, the Horombo Hut will come into sight at an altitude of about 3,720 meter. From the hut you will have fantastic views overlooking Mawenzi, Kibo peak and the Masai steppe.

  • Accommodation: Horombo Hut.
  • Meal Plan: Full Board.

Day 4: A day at leisure at Horombo Hut 3,700 meter or optional hike to Zebra Rocks 3,980 meter.

Today’s purpose is getting your body to acclimatise to the altitude at Horombo hut. Acclimatisation should not be underestimated as it greatly improves your chances of reaching the summit. After a relaxing breakfast, you may opt to set off on a 2 to 4 hour trek to Zebra Rocks 3,980 meter. The unique black and white stripes give the rock formation its name. On your return to Horombo Hut, a cooked lunch will be waiting for you. You can relax in the afternoon and regain your strength for the hike the following day.

  • Accommodation: Horombo Hut.
  • Meal Plan: Full Board.

Day 5: Trekking Horombo Hut 3,700 meter to Kibo Hut 4,700 meter.

Today’s hiking is long and tough. The trail passes the “last water point” which is followed by the so-called “saddle”. This nearly plant less plateau links the summit of Kibo with Mawenzi. Today’s destination is Kibo Hut and it may be reached in about 5 to 6 hours. Tonight is an early night to get enough rest, since you will be woken up at approximately 23:00 hours.

  • Accommodation: Kibo Hut.
  • Meal Plan: Full Board.

Day 6: Trekking Kibo Hut 4,700 meter to Uhuru Peak 5,895 meter to Horombo Hut 3,700 meter.

Today is the “big day” – the summit stage. You will start in the middle of the night when the lava ash is still frozen and walking on it is easier. You will start the long and strenuous trek to the summit in the dark. Passing the Hans Meyer cave at 5,200 meter, the hike slowly but surely goes upwards. At sunrise, you will reach Gilman’s Point 5,715 meter on the crater rim. Soon you will have forgotten the cold of the night and after another 1 to 2 hours; you will reach Uhuru Peak at 5,895 meter. Now you are standing on the “Roof of Africa”. The descent follows the same path and the lava ash will now have melted encouraging a fast descent. On your return to Kibo Hut, a warm meal awaits you and you can rest a while to regain your strength. After 1 to 2 hours break, you will be on your way down to the Horombo Hut 3,700 meter where you will arrive in the afternoon. After an evening meal, it is early to bed for most.

  • Accommodation: Horombo Hut.
  • Meal Plan: Full Board.

Day 7: Trekking Horombo Hut 3,700 meter to Marangu Gate 1,860 meter to Moshi.

The last stage passes through the heather and moor zone to the Mandara Hut 2,700 meter where a cooked lunch awaits you. Soon you will again be in the lush tropical rainforest and after about 6 hours of trekking, you will be back at the Kilimanjaro National Park gate 1,860 meter. After saying goodbye to your mountain crew you will be transferred driver will be waiting for you to Key’s Hotel in Moshi and after a warm shower, the rest of the day is free to rest, relax at the pool or celebrate your achievement.

  • Accommodation:Key’s
  • Meal Plan: Breakfast and Lunch.

Day 8. Safari to Serengeti National Park.

After an early morning Breakfast depart for Serengeti national park via Ngorongoro conservation area while having a game viewing on route to Serengeti National park and enjoying the evening game drive towards the camp/Lodge for dinner and over night.

  • Lodging Accommodation: Serengeti Osupuko Lodge.
  • Camping Accommodation: Nyani Public campsite.
  • Meal Plan: Full Board. 6 Days Kilimanjaro Marangu 5 Day Safari.

Day 9. Full day Safari to Serengeti National Park.

Leave the lodge/camp after an early breakfast with picnic lunch for sunrise game drives around the Serengeti in different locations and time. You will have full day drives in search for wildlife in which Serengeti is famed and known for. This will be a picture day as you will have enough time to explore the Serengeti at its best taking pictures of different animals, landscapes, birds and trees. Late in the evening as the sun goes down you will drive to the lodge/camp for dinner and overnight.

  • Lodging Accommodation: Serengeti Osupuko Lodge.
  • Camping Accommodation: Nyani Public campsite.
  • Meal Plan: Full Board. 6 Days Kilimanjaro Marangu 5 Day Safari.

Day 10. Another full day Safari to Serengeti National Park.

Leave the lodge/camp after a leisurely breakfast with picnic lunch for another full day game drives in Serengeti national park to find animals and take pictures of your dreams. Depending on the time of the year, we will locate this tour in right hotels and lodge according to animal movement – January, February and March this tour will be located in southern Serengeti for migration calving while April and may this safari will be located in the western corridor and June to December this trip will be located in central and northern Serengeti. This will be a picture day as you will have enough time to explore the Serengeti at its best taking pictures of different animals, landscapes, birds and trees. Late in the evening as the sun goes down you will drive to the lodge/camp for dinner and overnight.

  • Lodging Accommodation: Serengeti Osupuko Lodge.
  • Camping Accommodation: Nyani Public campsite.
  • Meal Plan: Full Board. 6 Days Kilimanjaro Marangu 5 Day Safari.

Day 11. Game drives in Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Early morning at 6 o’clock wake up and depart the camp/Lodge for morning game drive and see if you are luck either you can come a cross with a Big cat on hunting whilst enjoying the sun rise on the Serengeti plains as it is one of the best places of observing sun rises and sun set, then you drive back to camp for (branch) means full breakfast and hot lunch, just after lunch you will park your belongings and take a drive on the way to Ngorongoro crater rim for dinner and over night at camp\Lodge.

  • Lodging Accommodation: Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge.
  • Camping Accommodation: Simba Public campsite.
  • Meal Plan: Full Board. 6 Days Kilimanjaro Marangu 5 Day Safari.

Day 12. Half Day Crater Tour.

After Breakfast you will take picnic lunch with you and descend down into the crater floor for half day crater tour till late afternoon when you will sit for picnic lunch, after lunch you will start ascending the crater rim on your way back to Arusha which will be the end of this safari.

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  • Lodging Accommodation: none.
  • Camping Accommodation: none.
  • Meal Plan: Breakfast and Lunch.