6 Days Climbing via Machame Route Kilimanjaro

Popularly known as the "Whiskey" route, is one of the most popular route on Kilimanjaro. The Machame route approaches Mount Kilimanjaro from the south, commencing with short drive from Moshi to Machame Gate.

  • Day 1

    Moshi/Arusha to Machame Gate then Machame Camp

    After breakfast drive to Machame gate. Begin trekking from Machame gate to reach Machame Camp nestled at 3,000m for dinner and overnight.

  • Day 2

    Machame Camp to Shira Cave Camp

    After morning breakfast begin trekking through steep rocky while viewing great scenery and Shira Cathedral. Arrival at Shira cave camp located 3840m during lunch time. Enjoy hot lunch then relax for dinner and overnight.

  • Day 3

    Shira Cave Camp to Barranco Camp

    Depart from Shira cave hut iafter breakfast then trek to reach Lava Tower located 4600m then descend down to Barranco Camp for dinner and overnight.

  • Day 4

    Barranco camp to Barafu Camp

    After morning breakfast begin trekking to reach Barafu Camp located 4674m. Arrive around afternoon, then enjoy hot lunch then get enough time to relax before midnight summit to Uhuru peak.

  • Day 5

    Barafu Camp to Uhuru Peak then Mweka Camp

    Around midnight hours get hot drink and snacks then begin trekking for almost 6 hours to reach Uhuru peak situated at 5895m. The route is steep and can take almost 4 to 5 hours to reach Stella Point at 5700m then 1 hour to reach Uhuru peak. Then after reaching to Uhuru peak enjoy taking pictures before descending down to Barafu camp for short relax and lunch the proceed down to Mweka Camp for dinner and overnight.

  • Day 6

    Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate

    After breakfast descend to Mweka Gate, then sign out and proceed with transfer back to Arusha or Moshi for relaxation to the hotel.

Price

Below 5 People :
US $2300 per person
Above 5 People :
US $2100 per person

FAQs

  • Where is it located?

    One of the most popular routes on Kilimanjaro is also recognized as the "Whiskey" pathway. The Machame path climbs Mount Kilimanjaro from the south, beginning with a quick journey from Moshi to Machame Gate.

  • What is the price of the package?

    The price of this package is $2300 per person when the total number of persons is below 5, but when it is more than 5 persons, the price per person becomes $2100.

  • What is included in this climbing trip?

    6 days tour which will include all expenses like a tour guide, food and accommodation.

  • What will you do in 6 days?

    On day 1 Moshi/Arusha to Machame Gate then Machame Camp, On day 2 from Machame Camp to Shira Cave Camp, On day 3 from Shira Cave Camp to Barranco Camp, On day 4 from Barranco camp to Barafu Camp, On day 5 from Barafu Camp to Uhuru Peak then Mweka Camp and finally on day 6 from Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate.