2016 Kilimanjaro Superior Package

Please note:

All of the ClimbingKilimanjaro packages are very flexible, and we will gladly schedule a new hike to suit your calendar preference, add it to our online schedule and allow other hikers to join you. Alternatively, we could keep your booking private – terms and conditions available on request.

Should you be interested to join one of our existing bookings, make sure you visit our scheduled climb dates page for more information.

INTERNATIONAL GROUND ARRANGEMENT PACKAGES

EXCLUDING FLIGHTS – PRICES QUOTED IN US DOLLARS

All packages valid from 01 January 2016 – 31 December 2016

Superior packages starting from Moshi
Routes Details Group size
1 Climber 2 – 3 Climbers 4 – 5 Climbers
5 Day Marangu Route
Including Tanzania VAT
5 day / 4 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 1 613 p/p $ 1 572 p/p $ 1 566 p/p
6 Day Marangu Route
Including Tanzania VAT
6 day / 5 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 1 867 p/p $ 1 826 p/p $ 1 820 p/p
6 Day Machame Route
Including Tanzania VAT
6 day / 5 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 1 947 p/p $ 1 867 p/p $ 1 850 p/p
7 Day Machame Route
Including Tanzania VAT
7 day / 6 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 2 199 p/p $ 2 119 p/p $ 2 102 p/p
6 Day Lemosho/Rongai
/Shira/Umbwe Routes

Including Tanzania VAT
6 day / 5 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 2 187 p/p $ 1 995 p/p $ 1 922 p/p
7 Day Lemosho/Rongai
/Shira/Umbwe Routes

Including Tanzania VAT
7 day / 6 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 2 439 p/p $ 2 247 p/p $ 2 174 p/p
Notes:

  • Should a person prefer single room/tent accommodation a supplementary fee would apply – additional cost is available on request
  • On the Marangu Route, all persons will share the A frame hut accommodation that provides 8 bunk beds
  • Additional days on the mountain could be added to an extra cost of US$ 252 per day
  • Rates detailed above are per person sharing – except for the 1 person’s rate

All prices are subject to change without notice should Kilimanjaro National Park fees or government taxes / VAT change

Superior packages starting from Arusha
Routes Details Group size
1 Climber 2 – 3 Climbers 4 – 5 Climbers
5 Day Marangu Route
Including Tanzania VAT
5 day / 4 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 1 708 p/p $ 1 682 p/p $ 1 636 p/p
6 Day Marangu Route
Including Tanzania VAT
6 day / 5 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 1 962 p/p $ 1 936 p/p $ 1 890 p/p
6 Day Machame Route
Including Tanzania VAT
6 day / 5 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 2 078 p/p $ 1 936 p/p $ 1 911 p/p
7 Day Machame Route
Including Tanzania VAT
7 day / 6 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 2 330 p/p $ 2 188 p/p $ 2 163 p/p
6 Day Lemosho/Rongai
/Shira/Umbwe Routes

Including Tanzania VAT
6 day / 5 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 2 318 p/p $ 2 064 p/p $ 1 983 p/p
7 Day Lemosho/Rongai
/Shira/Umbwe Routes

Including Tanzania VAT
7 day / 6 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 2 570 p/p $ 2 316 p/p $ 2 235 p/p
Notes:

  • Should a person prefer single room/tent accommodation a supplementary fee would apply – additional cost is available on request
  • On the Marangu Route, all persons will share the A frame hut accommodation that provides 8 bunk beds
  • Additional days on the mountain could be added to an extra cost of US$ 252 per day
  • Rates detailed above are per person sharing – except for the 1 person’s rate

All prices are subject to change without notice should Kilimanjaro National Park fees or government taxes / VAT change

Our Superior package includes the following:

  • Tanzania VAT on tourism activities and park fees
  • Breakfast and dinner is included on the first and last night at the hotel for both Moshi or Arusha options
  • Moshi hotel accommodation – 2 Nights’ shared, tourist class 3 star accommodation at the Sal Salinero Hotel or the Bristol Cottages in Moshi (hotel choice is subject to availability)
  • Arusha hotel accommodation – 2 Nights’ shared, tourist class 3 star accommodation at the Palace Hotel or the Impala Hotel (hotel choice is subject to availability) in Arusha – the famous Safari capital of Tanzania – offering so much more in terms of tourist attractions, restaurants and nightlife
  • Option to upgrade to Luxury class accommodation at supplementary cost (must be arranged in advance)
  • Hotel accommodation includes storage facilities for excess luggage during hikes
  • Return transfers between the hotel to the start / finish point of a climb
  • All Kilimanjaro National Park gate fees, camping / hut fees and climbing permits
  • Kilimanjaro National Park rescue fees (Kilimanjaro Rescue Team)
  • Chief guide carries two-way handheld radios and mobile phone
  • Chief guide carries a Pulse Oximeter, used to take blood-oxygen level readings of clients twice a day
  • Emergency oxygen (for use in emergencies only – not as summiting aid)
  • More complete First Aid kit (compared to Standard Package – for use in emergencies only)
  • Qualified mountain guide, assistant guides, porters and cook
  • Salaries paid to the mountain support crew is much higher than the recommended KINAPA (Kilimanjaro National Park Authority) payment
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as hot drinks on the mountain
  • Food of superior quality and of a bigger variety on the mountain (compared to the Standard Package)
  • Lunch is prepared fresh at the lunch stop – on the Standard Package, climbers are provided with a packed lunch in the morning
  • All meals including lunch will be served inside a mountain mess tent (only breakfast and dinner is served inside a mess tent on the Standard Package) (Not applicable on the Marangu route as all meals is served at the camps in designated mess halls)
  • Superior quality camping equipment (tents, sleeping mats, camp chairs, camp tables, mess tent & cutlery for meals) – not applicable on the Marangu route as all meals are served at the camps in designated dining halls
  • Water for washing up daily
  • Porter to carry your duffel bag, with maximum weight of 15kg / 32 lbs, from one camp to the next camp
  • Kilimanjaro National Park certificate for your successful summit attempt
  • Free 3 liters of mineral water (per hiker) for the first day on your climb
  • Our exclusive, printable ClimbingKilimanjaro 15 page altitude sickness survival guide
  • Service standards comparable to packages charged from US$ 2800 – $3500 by our competitors
  • A comprehensive ClimbingKilimanjaro Travel Information pack
  • Complimentary Flying doctors membership (1 x Helicopter evacuation to Nairobi)
  • The option to have a private climb at no additional charge, irrespective of the group size!

Excluded from Superior Package rates:

  • Flights and airport taxes
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Optional airport transfers between Kilimanjaro International Airport and Moshi/Arusha town – available at additional cost
  • Compulsory tips for guides, porters and cook (average tip is anything from US$230 to US$ 300 per hiker – depending on the number of days and number of hikers in the group, as well as the route chosen)
  • Entry visa for Tanzania (US$50 per passport holder for most nationalities / US $ 100 per visa for USA passport holders)
  • Health requirements (Yellow Fever – only compulsory if you travel to Tanzania via a Yellow Fever infected country, Meningitis & Hepatitis A remains optional, but comes recommended)
  • Optional but highly recommended travel and medical insurance.
  • Personal hiking/trekking gear – you could rent some of the gear in Tanzania
  • Optional, but highly recommended Portable toilet (Portable toilet not allowed on the Marangu route)
  • Optional tracking service – subject to additional cost, depending availability and booking in advance
  • Snacks, personal medicine and water purifying tablets

Meals and drinks not specified

South Africans can visit the South African Kilimanjaro webpage to view ZAR rates.