For 7-Days Kilimanjaro Climb Machame Route alternative see the Machame route 6 days another best choice for people who want to enjoy a scenic hike on a challenging route in the shortest amount of time.Is nowadays a popular well known as the “Whiskey” route, begins at Kilimanajaro climbing Machame Gate, and you can takes 7 days or 6 days for the best acclimatization. The Machame route located in the southern base of mountain, within its green, abundant rainforest.
You will stay for six nights at several accommodations in Mount Kilimanjaro including Machame camp, Shira camp, Barranco camp, Karanga camp, and Mweka Camp.
Today is your arrival day before your trekking adventure begins.
Day 1: Machame Gate hike to Machame camp
Here you are marking the first day of our program 7 Day Machame route Kilimanjaro climb we drive to Machame gate the first day of 7 Days Machame route, after registration, you begin your climb. Today is a nice leisurely hike through the tropical beautiful rain forest. As you pass through the rainforest, you are likely to spot colobus monkeys and wild birds
Dinner and Overnight at Machame camp.
Day 2: : Machame camp to Shira camp
From the Machame Hut, you cross the stream onto its west bank and follow the path up the steep rocky ridge – crisscrossing a few times before reaching Shira camp, at the base of a semi-circular wall of rocks.
Dinner and overnight at Shira camp.
Day 3: Shira Camp to Barranco Camp
From Shira camp, you hike to Lava Tower (15,000) to acclimatize and then proceed down to Barranco Camp via the Great Barranco Wall. Tonight’s camp is one of the best on the mountain.
Dinner and overnight at Barranco camp.
Day 4: Barranco Camp to Karanga Valley
From Barranco camp, you climb up through the edge of the great Barranco Wall. It’s a tough morning climb on a steep trail, but once you reach the top, the views are very rewarding.
Dinner and overnight at Karanga camp.
Day 5: Karanga Valley to Barafu camp
Today is a shorter climb than the past few days, hiking up to the final camp before your last ascent day to the summit. You must get lots of rest as you will need all your energy for the climb to the roof of Africa.
Dinner and overnight at Barafu camp.
DAY 6: Barafu Camp to Summit then to Mweka Camp
DAY 7: Mweka camp to Mweka Gate
On your final day, we will have a short three-hour hike out, walking through the lush forest. You meet our driver with the vehicle at the Mweka park gate to drive back to Arusha. Overnight at a hotel in Arusha.
End of Day Machame route.
Today is the last day of your safari.
Visit banana plantations.
Your trekking will take place on Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.
Large portions of fresh, healthy, and nutritious food will be served for you daily. It includes five breakfasts, five lunches, and five dinners. Clean purified one-and-a-half-liter drinking water will also be provided for you every day.
The following meals are included:
The following drinks are included:
The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:
Regular (typically includes meat and fish)
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation
Things to do (optional)
You can enjoy optional tours or post-climbing activities such as a short safari, a visit to Zanzibar beaches, and many more.
You can book spa treatments (with an additional charge). The spa follows hygiene procedures as below:
Test and adjust spa water balance 2-4 times per week.
Clean the spa filter every 4-8 weeks, and replace it every 1-2 years.
Keep the spa clean; drain and refill every 3-4 months.
Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)
Tanzania visa (50 USD per person)
Tipping and any items of personal nature
How to get there
Kilimanjaro International Airport
Transfer not provided
Jeff tours and safaris guide will pick you up at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) and take you to their office in Arusha. As local Tanzanians, their guides know well the country and Arusha city, so you’ll be in good hands from when you arrive at the moment you leave.
A reservation requires a deposit of 14% of the total price.
The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
The rest of the payment should be paid on arrival.