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Overview of 6 days Machame Route
Known as the "Whiskey" route, the Machame route is now the most popular route on the mountain. Compared with Marangu, the days on Machame are longer and the walks are steeper.

Day 1: Machame Gate to Machame Camp
The drive from Moshi to the Mount Kilimanjaro National Park Gate takes about 50 minutes. The journey passes through the village of Machame which is located on the lower slopes of the mountain.

Day 2: Machame Camp to Shira Camp
After breakfast we leave the glades of the rain forest and continue on an ascending path, crossing the valley along a steep rocky ridge.

Day 3: Shira Camp to Lava Tower to Barranco Valley.
Today we walk on a gentle ascent and panoramic views.

Day 4: Barranco Camp to Barafu Camp
After breakfast, we leave Barranco and continue on a steep ridge up the Barranco Wall (elves 4250m/13,900ft), through the Karanga Valley (elves 4050m/13,250ft) to the junction which connects with the Mweka Trail. We continue up to the Barafu Camp.

Day 5: Barafu Camp to Summit, down to Mweka Camp
Very early in the morning (midnight to 2 am), we continue our way to the summit between the Rebmann and Reitzel glaciers.

Day 6: Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate, drive to Arusha or Moshi.
After breakfast we continue the descent down to the Mweka Park Gate to receive your summit certificates.

o Park fees,
o Camp fees
o Rescue fees
o 18% VAT on tour fees & services which cost nearly 55% of the total cost charged.
o Transportation to & from the mountain gate
o Professional mountain guides, cooks and porters
o 3 meals daily while on the mountain

o Both National and International flights
o Medical insurance
o Tips to mountain crew
o Items of a personal nature
o Laundry Services
o A doctor for the group