Marangu route is one of the best route on Kilimanjaro. The Marangu route is accessible through the village of Marangu Mtoni where the final purchases may be done before you reach the Marangu gate where your 5 or 6 days Kilimanjaro trekking will start.
As one of the best routes on the Kilimanjaro, the Marangu route is the only route with comfort of the beds in huts and running water at each hut. There are solar powers at every camp to make the climbs more accommodating as you climb on the route of Marangu. The Marangu route is done for 5 days to the top of the mountain. However, trekking 6 will increase the time for acclimatization at Horombo huts on day 3 before you hike up to Kibo huts for overnight and for the preparation to summit in the mid – night.
Before Climbing Kilimanjaro on Marangu route you will need to book your accommodation in advance to secure the places you will be sleeping while on the mountain. The hotel before or after your Marangu climb will be in one of the hotels located in Moshi or at Marangu town near Kilimanjaro and it is usually included in the prices we first quote for you. Apart from hiking Kilimanjaro on Marangu route for 5 or 6 days, you can also take a day trip to the first camp which is Mandara hut for only a single day and get the taste of Kilimanjaro.
This is a good option if you think you can not make it to the top of Kilimanjaro. You can also extend your treks to Horombo for 3 days only and experience the real mountain which will leave you with lots of experience in the rest of your life. The number of mountain crew on Marangu route is small compared to other routes since no camping equipment are carried on the mountain due to the reason that the route offers huts and the beds in.
The accommodation will be offered in Sal Salinero Hotel Moshi Kilimanjaro or similar hotels.