Machame route approaches summit through the forest from the and joins the other trekking routes before traversing beneath the southern icefields of Kibo. The rainforest is extremely beautiful. The 7 days route gives a complete maximum time to acclimatization and also gives the perfect view of the Barranco walls.

 Best time to climb

Normally March, April, and May are the months with long rains and should be avoided. November is usually short rains but it is not often raining all days so Climbing is possible. The best Months for climbing Mount Kilimanjaro are January, February and also August and September. July can be colder and November to December can be wet. January to February is the warmest month, almost clear of clouds each evening and morning. The success rates with our guides are outstanding compared to the overall success rates for all climbers who attempt to reach the top. Summit Success Rates: Gilman’s Point (92%). Uhuru Peak (90%).