Travel 2 Touring 18/19

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AFRICA

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Kilimanjaro Summit Uhuru Peak

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Kibo Hut

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Horombo Hut

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TANZANIA

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Mandara Hut

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Marangu

Moshi

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ACTIVE SMALL GROUP TOUR

INCLUDED TOUR HIGHLIGHTS • Witnessing the curvature of the Earth from the roof of Africa • Trekking past indigenous villages, heather and moorland zone RAIL NIGHTS STAYED 1 LAND AIR RAIL NIGHTS STAYED 1

PRICES FROM £1649pp

7 day Mt Kilimanjaro Trek - Marangu Route Moshi • Mandara Hut • Horombo Hut • Kibo Hut • Kilimanjaro Summit

Sabie

LAND CRUISE NIGHTS STAYED

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Day 1: Arrive Moshi Arrive in Moshi and head to the hotel. Attend a pre- departure meeting with the local guide to go over last minute details of the trip. Please note: While it is the intention to adhere to the route described, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable, to make alterations. On day 1 of the tour you will be advised of any amendments. Day 2: Moshi - Mandara Huts Hike through the forested, lower slopes to Mandara escarpment. Most days the hiking will begin early in the morning, with hikes of around 5 to 6 hours. The guides will set a moderate pace, so as to allow for time to acclimatise to the altitude changes. Guides will continually repeat the words, “pole pole” (po-ly, po-ly), which means “go slowly” in Swahili. (BLD)

Day 3: Mandara Huts - Horombo Huts Hike through the heather and moorland zone to Horombo Hut. (BLD) Day 4: Horombo Huts - Kibo Huts Proceed onto the Kilimanjaro Saddle, through a desertlike alpine zone, to Kibo Hut. (BLD) Day 5: Kibo Huts - Hormbo Huts Night hike to the summit via Stella Point. Appreciate the beautiful sunrise from the roof of Africa, then Descend the mountain, passing through villages and plantations on the slopes en route to Moshi. Transfer by shuttle bus to Moshi and spend the night in deserved comfort. (BL) Day 7: Depart Moshi Depart Moshi for journey home or onto next destination. (B) descend back to Horombo Hut. (BLD) Day 6: Horombo Huts - Moshi

TOUR DETAILS

£1649 per person

PRICES FROM:

PRICES INCLUDE • 2 nights’ simple hotels, 4 nights’ mountain huts accommodation • Meals as specified: 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 4 dinners • Services of a qualified mountain guide throughout • Sightseeing as per itinerary DEPARTURES 2019: Jan 6; Feb 3, 17; Mar; 3, 24 Jun 9, 16, 23; Jul 7, 28; Aug 4, 18, 25; Sep 1, 15, 22; Oct 6, 27; Nov 10, 17; Dec 22, 29 2020: Jan 12, 26; Feb 9, 23; Mar 8, 22

TOUR STYLE: Small Group (Active)

GROUP SIZE: 12 max

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Overnight hotels are subject to change. Should they vary from those shown in the itinerary, the alternative accommodation provided will always be of a similar standard.

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