Best time to visit

All months

Age

12 years and Above

Climbers

solo to up to 30 climbers

4 days Mt. Meru Tanzania over view

4 days mt. Meru Tanzania will give an opportunity to climb the second-highest mountain Tanzania through the Arusha national park where you will walk not very far from wild animals, waterfalls 

Day 1: From the hotel to Arusha national park, then climb to Mariakamba Hut

  Your first waypoint is the Miriakamba. You will be accompanied by an armed ranger and a professional mountain guide throughout the duration of the walk. During the walk, you will encounter a vast amount of wildlife including buffalo, waterbucks, giraffes, warthogs, zebras, and gazelles with more explanations from your professional guide, you will stop at the Miriakamba Hut where we will spend the night and enjoy an appetizing dinner

  • Elevation: (1,387 to 1,500 m)(4,921 ft to 3000 ft)
  • Distance: 10 Km
  • Habitat: Montane forest
  • Meals: Lunch and Dinner
 

Day 2: Mariakamba to Saddle hut

You will start the day with breakfast and then we will follow the steep path to the Saddle Hut, the walk will take us along the ridge of the spectacular view of Meru crater and Impressive Ash cone, after hot lunch at saddle hut you will a short walk to little Meru (3,820m) for awesome view just before sunset

  • Elevation: (2,514m to 3,570 m)(8,250 ft to 11,712 ft)
  • Distance: 8 Km
  • Habitat: Forest and Moorland
  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and Dinner

Day 3: Summit Day

  Today you start your climb early in the morning usually is around 1:00 am to climb steeply to rhino point (3,800 m) and then continue to cobra point (4,350 m), you will reach the summit (4,566 m) for sunrise with a great view of mount Kilimanjaro peak above the clouds, the final part of the climb is along a spectacular narrow ridgeline between the sheer inner cliff and sloping outer wall of the crater, You will take a short break and having a brunch at saddle hut before descending to Mariakamba hut where you will spend a night

  • Elevation: (3,570m to 4,565 m)(14,977 ft to 11,712 ft)
  • Distance: 19 Km
  • Habitat: Alpine desert moorland and Montane forest
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Day 4: Mariakamba Hut to Momela gate

   After enjoying your breakfast in the morning you start descent through a short route to Momela gate, the short route is passing through Arusha national park where you get a chance to see wild animals like giraffes, buffaloes, zebras, colobus monkeys, and a lot more without forgetting the Tululusia waterfall, that will be the best end before reaching the game where you driver  will be waiting for you, 

  • Elevation: (3,570m to2,514 m)( 11,712 ft to 8,250 ft)
  • Distance: 7 Km
  • Habitat: Alpine desert moorland and Montane forest
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

INCLUDED

  • Transfer to and from Mountain starting point
  • Armed ranger fee
  • Mattress
  • Guides', Porters', cook's salaries and park fees
  • 3 meals while on mountains
  • Clean drinking water
  • Hut fees
  • Emergency Evacuation by Flying Doctor Society of Africa
  • Emergency Evacuation by Flying Doctor Society of Africa

NOT INCLUDED

  • Meals not listed above.
  • Visa fees
  • Optional Tours (short safari after your climb etc
  • Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)
  • Tips and any items of personal nature.
  • Flights
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