6 Days Machame Route Kilimanjaro Climbing

Kilimanjaro, Tanzania

Duration: 7 days
Group size: 1 - 999
6 Days Machame Route Kilimanjaro Climbing
Kilimanjaro, Tanzania

Duration: 7 days
Group size: 1 - 999

About this trip

 Kilimanjaro Machame Route Overview

Kilimanjaro  Machame route also known as the “Whisky route”, has become very  popular. This is camping route which offers spectacular views of various  landscapes such as Mt. Meru, Pare Mountains, Lake Chala and Lake Jipe.  It is a six day route to the summit, but a 7 day schedule is always  recommended to have one extra day before mounting to the summit. This  undoubtedly increases the success rate. Doing this will maximize your  chance of reaching the top.

Itinerary Overview

  • Day 1: Kilimanjaro International Airport to Moshi
  • Day 2: Moshi to Machame Gate to Machame Camp
  • Day 3: Machame Camp to Shira Camp
  • Day 4: Shira Camp to Lava Tower to Barranco Camp
  • Day 5: Barranco Camp to Barafu Camp
  • Day 6: Barafu Camp to Summit, down to Mweka Camp
  • Day 7: Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate, drive to Moshi
  • Day 8: Moshi to Kilimanjaro International Airport

What’s included

  • Fees
    Park fees, camping fees, Hut fees & rescue fees
  • Health Precautions
    Twice a day medical health checkup, monitoring with pulse-oximeter and stethoscope with basic first kit Oxygen Cylinder
  • Camping Equipment
    (tents, sleeping mat, camp chairs, camp tables, mess tent & cutlery for meals) and 3 Season mountain tents
  • Transfers
    Airport pick up and drop off Transportation to & from the mountain gate
  • Guides, Cook and Porters
    Medically qualified mountain guides, cooks and porters
  • Meals
    3 Meals while on the mountain + evening tea with popcorn or peanuts.
  • Hot Water
    Hot water for washing up daily and treated water for drink while climbing.
  • Fair Wages
    Fair wages for the mountain crew as approved by the Kilimanjaro National Park Authority (KINAPA), Kilimanjaro Association of Tour Operators (KIATO)
  • Tipping
    Tips for Guides, cook and Porters (Recommended)
  • Flights
    International and Local Flights
  • Visa
    Entry Visa for Tanzania
  • Personal Items
    Items of a personal nature
  • Laundry
    Laundry Services


Day 1
Kilimanjaro International Airport to Moshi


Pick up from Kilimanjaro International Airport to Moshi town at the  hotel. Depending the time of arrival, you will meet the Bujo Tours  operation team. They will tell you more about the trip, share tips and  safety information and thoroughly check your gear to see if you have  everything you need.

Meals: BLD (Half board accommodation)

Your Organizer

Bujo Tours and Safaris
Bujo Tours and Safaris is the African Safari Experts, and one of the leading budget and luxury tour and Travel Company in Tanzania delivering inspiring experiences in the Tanzania’s greatest destinations. Established in 2013 by Mr. Bujo Sweve, Bujo Tours have been designed to personalize Mountain Trekking, Tanzania budget and luxury safaris and experience the wonder of an exceptional itinerary crafted just for you. We are the best African Safari Experts.