• 1 Day Kilimanjaro Hike

1 Day Kilimanjaro Hike

Need to get the taste of trekking Kilimanjaro? ……well this 1 day Kilimanjaro hike is a perfect fit. It will take you through the rainforest hike and give you the chance to picnic at Mandara hut which is the first camp for those trekking through Marangu. The journey through this rain forest is scenic one and full of fresh air. You will get the chance to witness the activities going on the Kilimanjaro gate, take pictures follow all the procedure of the full trek only you will end up at Mandara gate and this maybe will motivate you to do a full trek next time

Itinerary of the Day

Arusha/moshi-Marangu Gate-Mandara Huts

The Drive starts from Arusha/ Moshi town early in the morning in time to arrive at the Marangu gate by 8; 00 pm in time to catch up with the registration processes. After finishing the registration the day’s hike begins from about1980m to 2700m elevation from the sea level.

The motion here is “Polepole” which means slowly as you pass through the rain forest while allowing your body adjusts to a new attitude and environment. Depending on your capacity to walk the hike is expected to take 3-4 hours.

This hike is more of relaxing hike where you are expected to enjoy the silence or chat with your guide and other members or listening to twittering birds and chattering monkeys. By afternoon you are expected to arrive at Mandara hut for picnic lunch.

At Mandara you have the liberty to mingle with descending trekkers, reach out and have a word or too look around go a bit further in Mandara by hiking Maundi crater, take enough pictures as the sceneries at Mandara hut are picture perfect.

By 4.00pm descend down to Marangu gate, sign out from the authorities boo and drive back to Moshi town or Arusha.

End of Tour

Price Per Per Person Per Day 2-3 4-5 6—
220 200 150


These prices are instructional based on 2 travelers, they can change depending on the number of people, for more accurate price Kindly ask
  • Park fees
  • Service of a professional guide
  • Flying doctors medical evacuation insurance
  • Unlimited clean water during the trek
  • Transfer to and from Kilimanjaro gate
  • Accommodation
  • International  and local flights fares
  • Mountain Crew tips and gratuities
  • Items of personal nature such as snacks, insect repellent
  • Visa