Why the Northern Circuit Route: This long and remote route to the peak of Kilimanjaro will take you through beautiful forests, moorlands and heather, alpine deserts and icy landscapes. This route is dynamic and exciting, with a lot to see on your journey. People choose this route because of its beauty and remoteness. It also promises not only an enjoyable hike but a high success rate of reaching the summit!

The Route: The Northern Route takes you first along the Lomosho Route towards the Lava tower before breaking off towards Moir Camp, Buffalo Camp, Rongai Third Cave and School Hut before reaching Uhuru Peak. You will also descend via a different route, the Mweka Route.

Accommodation: On the mountain, you will be staying overnight at tented campsites. African Expedia can organize accommodation for you the night before and after as well as transport to and from your accommodation both days.

WEAR Hiking Clothing and Mountain gear.
Transfer to the park gate Professional Guides and porters who undergo a first aid training yearly
Kilimanjaro Park entry fees Camping fees
Safety equipment; pulse oxymeters, oxygen tank & mask First aid kits (you recommend you bring your own for the most basic needs)
3 meals a day (your cooks choose the ingredients carefully to ensure the food prepared is tasty, has high energy content and is easy to digest at high altitude Fair wages for mountain crew
International flights Hotel accommodation
Airport transfers Visa fees
Personal gear for the climb Tipping for mountain crew
Medical insurance and emergency evacuation Oxygen box
Portable toilets


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