2016 / 2017 Kilimanjaro Deluxe 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 ourscheduled climb dates page for more information.

INTERNATIONAL GROUND ARRANGEMENT PACKAGES

EXCLUDING FLIGHTS – PRICES QUOTED IN US DOLLARS

All packages valid from 01 November 2016 – 31 December 2017

Deluxe 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 $ 2 401p/p $ 2 025 p/p $ 1 919 p/p
6 Day Marangu Route
Including Tanzania VAT
6 day / 5 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 2 653 p/p $ 2 277 p/p $ 2 171 p/p
6 Day Machame Route
Including Tanzania VAT
6 day / 5 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 2 895 p/p $ 2 400 p/p $ 2 251 p/p
7 Day Machame Route
Including Tanzania VAT
7 day / 6 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 3 147 p/p $ 2 652 p/p $ 2 503 p/p
6 Day Lemosho/
/Shira Routes

Including Tanzania VAT
6 day / 5 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 3 005 p/p $ 2 463 p/p $ 2 292 p/p
7 Day Lemosho/
Shira Routes

Including Tanzania VAT
7 day / 6 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 3 257 p/p $ 2 715 p/p $ 2 544 p/p
8 Day Lemosho/
/Shira Routes

Including Tanzania VAT
8 day / 7 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 3 529 p/p $ 2 987 p/p $ 2 816 p/p
6 Day Rongai
/Umbwe Routes

Including Tanzania VAT
6 day / 5 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 3 135 p/p $ 2 528 p/p $ 2 324 p/p
7 Day Rongai
/Umbwe Routes

Including Tanzania VAT
7 day / 6 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 3 387 p/p $ 2 780 p/p $ 2 576 p/p
8 Day Rongai
/Umbwe Routes

Including Tanzania VAT
8 day / 7 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation $ 3 659 p/p $ 3 052 p/p

$ 2 848 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 Deluxe package includes the following:

  • Tanzania VAT on tourism activities and park fees
  • Complimentary meet and greet on arrival at Kilimanjaro Airport
  • One arrival & one departure private transfer per group between Kilimanjaro Airport and your hotel in a private vehicle with driver
  • Breakfast and dinner is included on the first and last night at the hotel
  • Arusha Hotel accommodation – 2 Nights’ shared, 5 star accommodation at the Mt Meru Hotel in Arusha town
  • 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)
  • Complete First Aid kit (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 premium quality and of a bigger variety on the mountain (compared to the Standard and Superior Packages)
  • Lunch is prepared fresh at the lunch stop – except day 1 picnic lunch
  • All meals including lunch will be served inside a mountain mess tent (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
  • Private portable toilet for the group
  • Kilimanjaro National Park certificate for your successful summit attempt
  • Complimentary 3 liters of mineral water (per hiker) for the first day on your climb and 3 liters of purified water per person per day from night 1 onwards
  • Our exclusive, printable ClimbingKilimanjaro15 page altitude sickness survival guide
  • A comprehensive ClimbingKilimanjaroTravel Information pack
  • Optional complimentary daily facebook updates
  • Complimentary Flying doctors membership (Emergency Helicopter evacuation to Nairobi)
  • Complimentary Climbing Kilimanjaro rain cover for your daypack
  • Complimentary Climbing Kilimanjaro cap
  • The option to have a private climb at no additional charge, irrespective of the group size!

Excluded from Deluxe Package rates:

  • Flights and airport taxes
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Compulsory tips for guides, porters and cook (average tip is anything from US$250 to US$ 350 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 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.