1 Day Trekking Mount Kilimanjaro
(Mount Kilimanjaro Day Trip From Arusha is a day tour for those who wish to get a taste of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro without getting to the summit. Our day trip to Mandara Hut, which is the first camp on Marangu Route is a beautiful trek through lush jungle. The trek to the hut takes 3 to 4 hours and covers 8 kilometers with an 800-meter elevation. Have lunch at the hut and enjoy the beautiful scenery before heading back down to the vehicles and the hotel for dinner.
0800 Hours: You will be picked up from your hotel and drive to Marangu where the gate for Mt. Kilimanjaro National park is (1970m).
0900 Hours: At the gate, you will meet with our well-experienced guide who will give you brief information about the hike. You will walk for about 3-4 hours to the first hut (Mandara hut) and you will arrive there in the afternoon.
1300 Hours: Lunch will be served when you reach the hut. From the hut you have a great view over the Moshi district.
1400 Hours: After your lunch your guide will give you a short walk to Maundi crater before walking down to Marangu gate. You will walk down to Marangu gate and this walk will take you about 2 hours walking slowly as you observe for anything that you might have missed on your way up.
1600 Hours: At Marangu National Park you will meet with transport ready to take you back to the lodge.
Between 1730 Hours to 1800 Hours: Return back to your hotel