Day 1: Arrive in Arusha Kilimanjaro Airport.
We’ll meet for an introductory briefing upon our arrival in Arusha, the Impala Hotel
for the evening.
Day 2: Kilimanjaro Climb – Arusha to Mandara Hut.
Breakfast, drive from your hotel to Marangu gate, we will spend about two hours for registration, payments of fees and final parking. Start climbing through dense semi-tropical to the first hut- Mandara hut (9,000ft). Dinner and an overnight stay at Mandara hut, B.L.D.
Day 3: Kilimanjaro Climb – Mandara Hut to Horombo Hut.
Breakfast; ascend through the alpine meadow, and grassland and moorland to Horombo hut (12,000ft). Both Mawenzi and Kibo peaks can be viewed easily on the way. Dinner and an overnight stay at Horombo hut, B.L.D.
Day 4: Kilimanjaro Climb – Horombo Hut to Kibo Hut.
Breakfast, further ascending to Kibo hut (15,000ft). The landscape becomes very stony and eroded. Spectacular mountain vegetation like giant cactus, groundswell and lobelia appear on the way. Dinner and an overnight stay at Kibo hut, B.L.D.
Day 5: Kilimanjaro Climb – Kibo Hut to Uhuru Peak.
Wake up at midnight, and after a snack, proceed to the summit through Gilman’s point (18,640ft). It is about 5-6hours and 1-2 hours from Kibo hut to Gilman’s point and from Gilman’s point to Uhuru Peak (19,340ft) respectively. Thus reaching the peak in the early morning of the fifth day and start descending after picture taking on the top to Horombo hut for diner and an overnight at Impala Hotel, B.L.D.
Day 7 – Arusha – Zanzibar
After breakfast, Mid morning at leisure, Lunch at Lodge and later transfer to Arusha Airstrip airstrip, for your direct flight from Arusha to Zanzibar. Transfer to the Evergreen Bungalows.
Day 8 – Zanzibar
Relax and enjoy while staying in your Island Resort – Evergreen Bungalows . There is a wide range of water sport activities (not included in the cost) you can do, like snorkeling, scuba diving, boat trips and more.
Day 9 – Zanzibar ( Stone Town)
After breakfast, transfer to stone town, on the way we will do the famous ‘Spice Tour’: We have developed a special ‘Spice Tour’ with in depth information not only about spices, but also organically grown herbs and a detailed description about their traditional uses in medicine cosmetics and cooking. Overnight at the Zenji Hotel.
Day 10 – Zanzibar ( Stone Town)
Today we will show you ‘Stone Town’ on our historical Stone Town Tour. This tour takes you through fabled ‘Stone Town’, where history appears to stand still. With visits to the House of Wonders, the Palace Museum (People’s Palace), Dr Livingstone’s House and the Arab Fort amongst others, it is a fascinating look at the essence of Zanzibar. You will see Zanzibar’s bustling market, winding alleyways, ornately carved and studded doors, two cathedrals and countless mosques! Overnight at the Zenji Hotel.
Day 11 – Departure
Departure to airport for your flight back home or extension of your holiday.
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