Things to do in KilimanjaroEdit This
The upward track wends through forests that vary constantly with the altitude and finally opens out into open moorland below rocky, snow covered Kibo plateau. It has 3 volcanic centres, Shira, Kibo, and Mawenzi. 5, 7 & 8 day climbs are easily arranged from Moshi or Arusha, and is the perfect start to your trip in Tanzania.
When to Climb
It can be climbed at any time during the year. However, Christmas and New Year are usually fully booked and April, May and November is the rainy season.
July 01, 2004 new by hpharmsen (1 point)
Climbing Mt Kilimanjaro holds a magical attraction for mountaineers, trekkers & all who hold Africa dear. It is more than Africa’s highest peak it is a symbol of Africa’s diversity, challenges & fierce beauty. Created through volcanic turmoil it stands 5895m above sea level & straddles both Tanzania & Kenya.A demanding mountain with climates ranging from tropical rain forest, a lush home for Colobus monkeys, harsh unforgiving volcanic scree to the defining snowcap, Mt Kilimanjaro is a delight to behold & an awesome triumph to summit . more..
Africa is a diverse and amazing continent, it offers some of the most
extreme examples of nature found on earth. The most notable example is
Kilimanjaro, the worlds highest walkable mountain.
Like a giant dominating the horizon, Kilimanjaro calls out to the adventurer "JUST TRY ME!" This call has been answered by countless explorers. One company that has lead over 15,000 of these explorers to an attempt to the summit is Africa Travel Resource.
This company has an 87% summit success rate and an exemplary safety record. They offer 6 different trek routes that more..