We outfit climbs
for all routes on Kilimanjaro though we prefer the more
scenic and less tourist routes such as Lemosho Glades (also
known as the Shira route), and the Umbwe route.
For those with time to acclimatize properly, we ascend via
the Western Breach Route. This trek is a truly first-class
Scheduled and tailor-made treks are available.
Prices vary by group size.
On routes other
than Marangu (which has mountain huts), we provide modern
mountaineering tents with ground sheets & cold-weather
sleeping mats. Large mess tents with floors hold aluminum
tables and chairs with backs arm-rests. We also provide
sanitary portable flush toilets inside enclosed tents.
We have an extensive choice of rental gear, including
special mountain sleeping bags, warm outer layers, and
everything you'll need for a safe and comfortable ascent to
the top of Africa.
Last but not least, our professionally trained cooks serve
up the best cuisine on Kilimanjaro, using the freshest and
highest quality ingredients.
guides are experienced Tanzanians fluent in English. They
are also knowledgeable on the flora and fauna of the
mountain as well as on Kilimanjaro's geology.
We carry all the requisite safety gear for emergencies, such
as oxygen, hyperbaric chambers, stretcher & litter, as well
as a WFR First-Aid kit (for our climbers and our porters).
Moreover, our guides are trained to be proactive about
altitude illness, and prevention of injuries. Should
climbers require a French speaking mountain guide, we can
provide a tour leader fluent in French. We are known for
providing not only excellent services on our treks, but also
for ensuring that we leave no traces behind.
Kilimanjaro. The name itself is a mystery wreathed in
clouds. It might mean Mountain of Light, Mountain of
Greatness or Mountain of Caravans. Or it might not. The
local people, the Wachagga, don't even have a name for the
whole massif, only Kipoo (now known as Kibo) for the
familiar snowy peak that stands imperious, overseer of the
continent, the summit ...... (
Mount Oldonyo Lengai
Lengai is a volcano located in the north of Tanzania and is
part of the volcanic system of the Great Rift Valley in
Eastern Africa. It is located in the eastern Rift Valley,
south of both Lake Natron and Kenya. It is unique among
active volcanoes in that it produces natrocarbonatite lava,
a unique occurrence of volcanic carbonatite, which means its
lava is only 510 ........ (