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Mt Kilimanjaro and Safari Adventure

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Day 1

Depart Canada to Nairobi.

Day 2

Arrive Nairobi. Connect to Arusha overnight.

Day 3

Free Day, time to relax, pack, have gear inspected for hike Arusha overnight. (Breakfast included)

Day 4

Machame Gate to Machame Hut (climb info: 10 km 5 to 6 hrs). After breakfast you will be transferred to Kilimanjaro National Park gate where you will embark on your climb of Kilimanjaro. Today sees about 5 to 6 hours of walking, through the cultivation zone and the forest to Machame Hut. Here you will spend the evening in tents, dinner and overnight. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included)

Day 5

Machame Hut (3100m) to Shira Hut (3800m) (climb info: 10 km, 5 to 7hrs). Leave Machame hut in the morning, the path leads up through steep rocky ridges. Shira hut at 3800m above sea level is reached in the late afternoon. You have superb views of the Shira Plateau and the land below Mt. Meru, another extinct volcano is seen on the South Western direction. Overnight Shira Hut campsite. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included)

Day 6

Shira Hut (3800m) to Barranco Hut (3950m) (climb info: 10 km, 6 to 7 hrs). From the Shira Plateau, you will continue east passing the junction heading toward the peak of Kibo. Along the way you will pass "sharks tooth" which will bring you up to the Arrow Glacier. You now continue downhill to Barranco Hut, where you will spend the evening. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included)

Day 7

This day is spent acclimatizing to the altitude. Barranco Hut (3950m) to Barafu Hut (4600m) (climb info: 8 km, 7 - 9 hrs). Leave Barranco hut and cross the floor of the Great Barranco Valley and up to the Barranco wall; continue on the south circuit path passing through the Karanga Valley. Your path joins the Mweka route and up the broad ridge to Barafu Hut at 4600m above sea level. From Barafu Hut you have excellent views of the top section of the Kibo dome, the Mawenzi peak and plains below. Overnight Barafu Hut camp site. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included)

Day 8

Barafu Hut (4600m) to Stella Point (5600m) to Uhuru Peak (5895m) (climb info: 5 km, 4 to 7 hrs). Between midnight and one start the trek to conquer the highest point in Africa. This section of the route is very steep and is considered the steepest on the non-technical path on this mountain. You will encounter at least five gruelling hours to reach the crater rim at Stella Point 5745m above sea level. Uhuru Peak 5895m is reached after one hour from Stella Point. The amazing sunrise is the reward at Uhuru Peak. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included)

Day 9

Mweka Hut to Mweka Gate (10 km, 3 to 4 hrs). This day is spent in a leisurely descent through the forest on a narrow path to the gate where we arrive, exhausted but exhilarated, to meet our driver and transfer to Arusha. Overnight. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included)

Day 10

We start our camping Safari, we will depart Arusha early and head into Kenya to Amboseli National Park approx driving time 3 hours or an afternoon game drive and overnight camping. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included)

Day 11

Depart Amboseli and drive to Lake Naivasha approx 4 hours). Upon arrival, we will set up camp along the shores of Lake Naivasha and head out on a boat ride to view the wild Hippos,Pelicans and Fisher Eagles. We fall asleep to the sounds of hippos munching on grass behind our tents. Overnight camping. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included)

Day 12

After an early breakfast we will drive to Maasai Mara for game viewing en route to our campsite. We will set up camp and settle in for dinner and a campfire. Overnight camping. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included)

Day 13

Morning Game drive in Maasai Mara, overnight camping Maasai Mara. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included)

Day 14

Early this morning we will head down to the Great Rift Valley approx 4 hrs where we will meet our Maasai friend James, his family and stay in their Maasai village. They will host us in our very own Bucket List manyatta. We will live the life of a Maasai-woman and man and be treated like one of the tribe fetch water, milk and herd goats as well as carry out many more everyday tasks. If we are lucky spot some wild giraffes as we venture on an interior Rift Valley walk to learn about native plants and harvest our own twig tooth brushes. Overnight Menyatta. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included)

Day 15

Maasai Village activities before we say good bye to our Maasai family and transfer to Nairobi for our late evening return flight to Toronto. (Breakfast and Lunch)

Day 16

Arrive Toronto.

"Bucket List Travel Adventures helped make my dream of climbing Mt Kilimanjaro a reality. Watching the sunrise on Stella Point was just one of the trips amazing highlights. This trip far exceeded all of my expectations."

Kelly Hoffman
Mount Kilimanjaro and Safari