Machame Route 6 Days Trip

Overview

$1750 Per person

A physically demanding route through a variety of landscapes. The hike is steeper than other routes but the extra day offers a perfect way to acclimatize. This is our most popular route and accommodation is in tents. Climbs depart every Monday, except in rainy season (April & May)

Highlights

  • The Machame Route is approximately 62 km/ 37 miles from gate to gate.

  • It is more suitable for those who are considered to be fit

  • Machame Route initiates from the southern part of the mountain

  • The route offers a good success that is around 85%

  • The trail goes through all the 5 climatic zones Kilimanjaro.

BACKPACKING TRIP

90% Success Rate
  • No Of People Climbing - 20,339 Per Year

  • Travellers Feedback - Good

  • Ascent distance - 40.16 Km

  • Descent distance - 20.6 Km (Mweka Route)

  • total distance - 60.76 Km

  • total trek duretion - 5-6

  • trek difficulty - Strenuous

  • Highlight - Very Crowded, Most Popular

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