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Machame Route

The Machame route is also known as the Whiskey route because the route is considered as the more difficult and expensive route. Journey through 5 diverse climatic zones! Agenda Day 1: Machame Gate (1490 m) – Machame camp (2980 m). Hiking time: 4-6 hours Day 2: Machame camp (2980 m) – Shira camp (3840...

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Umbwe Route

The Umbwe Route is steeper and shorter than the Machame Route. Once at the Barranco Hut you will continue on with the other Machame hikers. The descent is down the Mweka trail. Recommended for beginners. Day 1: Drive to Kilimanjaro National Park Umbwe Gate, Hike to Umbwe Cave Camp (2850m). Hiking time: 5/6 hours...

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Rongai Route

Rongai Route also known as the Nalemuru route. Although the scenery is not as varied as the western routes, Rongai makes up for this by passing through true wilderness areas for days before joining the Marangu route at Kibo camp. Rongai is a moderately difficult route, and is highly recommended, especially for those with...

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