Kilimanjaro Day Hike Trip

Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa, standing at 5,895 meters above sea level. It is a dormant volcano located in Tanzania, and it is one of the most famous and challenging mountains in the world to climb. Many adventurers and hikers come from all over the world to conquer this magnificent peak.

One day trip to Mount Kilimanjaro is designed for those who do not have the time or physical ability to climb to the summit, but still want to experience the beauty and grandeur of this iconic mountain. The trip includes a guided hike, transportation, and a chance to learn about the local culture and environment.


Kilimanjaro Day Hike Trip Itinerary:


8:00 AM – Pick up from your hotel in Moshi or Arusha:

Our experienced guide will pick you up from your hotel in Moshi or Arusha and drive you to the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro.

9:00 AM – Arrive at Marangu Gate:

After a one-hour scenic drive, we will arrive at Marangu Gate, the starting point for the trek. Here, we will take care of registration and other formalities before starting our hike.

10:00 AM – Begin the hike:

The hike starts from Marangu Gate, passing through lush rainforests filled with various species of birds, monkeys, and other wildlife. Our guide will lead the way, and you can ask any questions you may have about the mountain or the local culture.

12:30 PM – Reach the first viewpoint:

After a two and a half hour hike, we will reach our first viewpoint, where we will take a break and enjoy a packed lunch while admiring the stunning views of the surrounding landscapes.

1:30 PM – Continue the hike to Maundi Crater:

After lunch, we will continue our hike towards Maundi Crater, a small but beautiful crater on the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro. Here, we will have another break and take in the magnificent views of the mountain.

3:30 PM – Begin the descent:

After spending some time at Maundi Crater, we will begin our descent back to Marangu Gate.

5:00 PM – Arrive back at Marangu Gate:

We will arrive back at Marangu Gate, where our driver will be waiting to take us back to your hotel in Moshi or Arusha.

6:00 PM – Drop off at your hotel:

Our driver will drop you off at your hotel, where you can relax and reflect on your amazing one-day trip to Mount Kilimanjaro.


What to bring on Kilimanjaro day Hike trip:

– Comfortable hiking shoes

– Sunscreen, hat, and sunglasses

– Light jacket, as the weather can be unpredictable on the mountain

– Enough water and snacks for the hike

– Camera to capture the stunning views

– Cash for any personal expenses or souvenirs


One day trip to Mount Kilimanjaro is perfect for those who want to experience the beauty of this iconic mountain without committing to a longer climb. Our experienced Kilimanjaro guide will ensure your safety and provide you with interesting facts and information about the mountain and the local culture.

Book your trip now and make unforgettable memories on Africa’s highest peak.