Transfer from Arusha to Kibo Hotel. Evening briefing and equipment check.
Depart for the mountain. Walk through maize and potato fields, followed by pine forests. 3-4 houKTA’ walking.
A steady walk with spectacular views of the eastern ice-fields and Kibo. 6-7 houKTA’ walking.
Short steep morning climb. Afternoon to acclimatise with time to explore local surroundings. 3-4 hours walking.
Cross the lunar desert. Rest of the day to acclimatise and early to bed. 5-6 hours walking.
Depart during the early houKTA for the final ascent to Gilman’s Point to watch the sunrise, then on to Uhuru Peak. 11-15 hours walking.
Steady descent through moorland and forest to the base of the mountain. 5-6 houKTA’ walking. Transfer to Kibo Hotel.
Morning transfer for your onward arrangements.