Active: Kilimanjaro - Machame Route & Zanzibar Adventure (DTKZ)
Trip Style: Acrtive - Hiking, biking and kayaking adventures across the world
Hungry to walk, hike, trek, bike, raft and kayak your way across the world's greatest destinationss No sweat. (Well, maybe a little.) You don't have to be a decathlete to take an Active trip, just someone with a healthy love for getting active and the outdoors.
Service Level: Camping
Physical Demands Rating: 5 - These trips include serious high-altitude treks, cycling or other heavy exercise. For superhumans only. (Remember to pack your cape)
Group Size: Max 14, avg 10.
Meals Included: 11 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 5 dinners
Accommodations: Not Availaible
Conquer Africas highest peak, trek past verdant forests and silent glaciers, watch sunrise from Stella Point, explore Stone Town - a UNESCO World Heritage Site, take in the aromas on a spice plantation tour, relax on a tropical beach.
Cross another item off your travel to-do list and do it in style with this 12-day Kilimanjaro combo tour. After you conquer Africans highest point with the help of your CEO and trusted guides (with tons of incredible views and vistas captured along the way), youll head to Zanzibar and learn about local flavours at a spice plantation. Theres plenty of free time at the paradisiacal beaches of Zanzibar, with options to scuba dive, snorkel, or simply enjoy some hard-earned R&R.
Call (281) 438-1139 for more information or to book today! Mention code 15130533
- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 12/31/2020
- 12 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Moshi||Day 1 Moshi|
Arrive at any time. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Machame Camp||Day 2 Moshi/Machame camp (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Most of the day is spent in the gorgeous and fascinating, forested slopes of Mt. Kilimanjaro, most of which is considered to be rainforest zone. Depending on the weather, the trail will be soggy and possibly muddy if it rains. Included Activities: Machame Gate to Machame Camp Transport: Private Vehicle (1.00 hour(s))
|Day 3||Shira Camp||Day 3 Machame camp/Shira 2 Camp (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Hike through lower alpine moorland to Shira 2 camp and observe the spectacular views of Kibo Peak. Included Activities: Machame Camp to Shira 2 Camp
|Day 4||Barranco Camp||Day 4 Shira 2 Camp/Barranco Camp (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Hike to Barranco Camp via Lava Tower. Enjoy the fantastic view of Western Breach and the Breach Wall. Included Activities: Shira 2 Camp to Lava Tower Lava Tower to Barranco Camp
|Day 5||Barafu Camp||Day 5 Barranco Camp/Barafu Camp (1B, 1L, 1D)|
View the Great Barranco Wall and climb up the eastern wall, passing below the Helm Glacier. Included Activities: Barranco Camp to Barafu Camp
|Day 6||Mweka Camp||Day 6 Barafu Camp/Mweka Camp (1B, 1L, 1D)|
The route from Barafu Camp to the summit is mentally and physically, the longest, most challenging day of the entire trek. Despite the difficulty, the memory of conquering Mt Kilimanjaro will stay with you forever. Included Activities: Barafu Camp to Stella Point Stella Point to Summit Summit to Mweka Camp
|Day 7||Moshi||Day 7 Mweka Camp/Moshi (1B, 1L)|
Arrive to Moshi in the afternoon. Time to relax, take a shower, and celebrate with a drink. Cheers to climbing Mt Kilimanjaro! Before dinner, you will be welcomed and congratulated on your climb by the mamas of the Moshi Women's Cooperative, a project supported by G Adventures. They will present you with a gift and a certificate to remember all your efforts on the mountain. Opt to pre-book the Moshi Mamas Massage by adding it to your checkout page, or ask your GCO or travel agent for assistance. Included Activities: Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate Moshi Womens Cooperative Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (0.50 hour(s))
|Day 8||Stone Town||Day 8 Moshi/Stone Town (1B)|
Transfer to the airport for a short, but scenic flight to this island paradise. Arrive in Stone Town in time for lunch and an orientation walk. If you opt to continue on for a longer tour of Stone Town, you will be visiting the Old Slave Market, House of Wonders, Palace Museum; entrance to these sites are optional and are to be purchased on site. Included Activities: Stone Town Orientation Walk Transport: Private Vehicle (1.00 hour(s), 40km) Plane (1.50 hour(s))
|Day 9||Jambiani||Day 9 Stone Town/Jambiani (1B)|
Visit a local spice plantation for a guided tour. Continue to the white-sand beaches and turquoise waters of Zanzibars beautiful coast. Included Activities: Spice Plantation Guided Tour Transport: Private Vehicle (1.50 hour(s), 60km)
|Day 10||Jambiani||Day 10 Jambiani (1B)|
Enjoy free time to lounge on the beach, snorkel, or tour the island.
|Day 12||Stone Town||Day 12 Jambiani/Stone Town (1B)|
Morning group transfer from Jambiani. Depart Stone Town upon arrival in the late morning. Included Activities: Departure Day (Activities) Transport: Private Vehicle (1.50 hour(s), 60km)
Local Flights: All local flights are included in the cost of your tour unless otherwise noted. Internal flight tickets are issued locally and will be given to you prior to the flight departure.
* We recommend picking up a light lunch or snacks at Kilimanjaro Airport, as no meal is served on the flight, (and you will be hungry by the time you get to Stone Town).
Dossier Disclaimer:The information in this trip details document has been compiled with care and is provided in good faith. However it is subject to change, and does not form part of the contract between the client and the operator. The itinerary featured is correct at time of printing. It may differ slightly to the one in the brochure. Occasionally our itineraries change as we make improvements that stem from past travellers, comments and our own research. Sometimes it can be a small change like adding an extra meal along the itinerary. Sometimes the change may result in us altering the tour for the coming year. Ultimately, our goal is to provide you with the most rewarding experience. Please note that our brochure is usually released in November each year. If you have booked from the previous brochure you may find there have been some changes to the itinerary.
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Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered. Aboard expedition trips visits to research stations depend on final permission.
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