After breakfast to Marangu gate and then to Umbwe village to start to climb for four hours through the rain forest to camp at the 2800m above the sea level.Day 2: Lava Caves – Barranco hut
After breakfast continue ascending a long a sharp ridge giving a distinct high mountain feeling then onto the moorland camp and mid after noon stay at Barranco Hut 3900m
Day 3: Barranco hut – Arrow Glancier
A four –hour walk past enormous beach wall to camp at the foot of the arrow glacier . A leisure afternoon and evening acclimatizing at Arrow Glacier camp
Day 4: Arrow Glacier – Kilimanjaro Crater Rim
Climbing the same steep scrambling up the screens and across the frozen Lave on the tottering wall we camp on the stunning crater rim of Kilimanjaro.
Day 5: Kilimanjaro Crater Rim – Horombo hut
You trek up the highest point in Africa Uhuru peak (5896m) descend via Gilman’s point hut for dinner and overnight ( 3761m).
Day 6: Horombo – Marangu gate
After breakfast, descend to Marangu park gate via Mandara .
then drive to Arusha/Moshi