MARANGU ROUTE

Marangu 6 days route is the most popular ascending route and is an established route on Kilimanjaro and is perfect for those with no camping experience. Marangu is the only route that has the luxury of sleeping huts along the way with evening meals taken in a communal dining area. There are even showers (cold) and some flush toilets, which to some are actually a bit of luxury on the mountain.

 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%).