7 days Machame route climbing Kilimanjaro

Moshi, Tanzania

Duration: 7 days
Group size: 10 - 100
7 days Machame route climbing Kilimanjaro
Moshi, Tanzania

Duration: 7 days
Group size: 10 - 100

About this trip

Machame route is the most of popular route on mount Kilimanjaro also its the unique route & recommended route on Kilimanjaro mountain. According to static from Kilimanjaro national park its appropriate 50% of climbers they use machame route to ascend Kilimanjaro mountain, the route is very beautiful and marvelous its providing climbers incredible views of different natural and amazing feature and varying landscape.

The Machame route is approximately 31.6 km/ from Moshi to Machame gate. its designed for physical fit people with some hiking / climbing experience ,but plenty of first time trekkers use the machame route as well as and do just fine, Machame route is very unique and rare in the eyes and you can view natural feature of the earth like lake jipe, flora and fauna example tree hyrax, bush monkey and different species of bird like white naked ravon.

That why many trekkers recommended its better choice than other route. The Machame route is nicknamed the "Whiskey Route" as it is considered more difficult than the "Coca Cola Route", The nickname for the Marangu route. In reality, it is not more technically difficult but is longer and in places steeper. The longer distance and the opportunity to walk high, sleep low offer much better acclimatization and as a result a very high success rate.

The Machame route is a good 7 days hike for those who have not trekked much at high altitudes, with an effective extra day’s acclimatization giving a better success rate. Experienced and already acclimatized mountaineers may opt for the more difficult 7 day ascent along the Machame route. The machame route is nicknamed as "Whiskey Route" because its consider more technically difficult but its steeper and beautiful scenic and Machame route its offer better acclimatization and it have high success rate.

What’s included

  • o Park fees,
  • o Camp fees
  • o Rescue fees
  • o 18% VAT
  • o Transportation to & fr
  • o Professional mountain
  • o 3 meals daily while on
  • Environment fees
  • Crew wages
  • 7 Lunches
  • 6 Dinners
  • 6 Breakfasts
  • flights
  • o Medical insurance
  • o Tips to mountain crew
  • o Items of a personal na
  • o Laundry Services


Day 1
Machame Gate 1800 m to Machame Camp

Elevation (ft): 1,800 m to 2835 m

Distance: 11 km

Hiking Time: 5-6 hours

Habitat: Montane Forest/ Rain Forest.

Full Board at Machame Camp

The climb starts from Machame gate (1830m), we walk through the lush lower slopes of Mt. Kilimanjaro. Slowly gaining altitude while enjoying the diverse flora and fauna of the rain forest, you will arrive at the first Machame Camp, situated at 3000m above sea level If is a clear day, we may get our first closer look at the glaciated dome of Kibo if the evening clouds permit.

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