MOUNT KILIMANJARO CLIMBING GROUP 2018&2019

Climb Kilimanjaro with Eco-Africa Climbing – the best guide service on Mount Kilimanjaro. We have the best guides on the mountain, with high standards of safety and reliability. We specialize in small group climbs and private climbs at a reasonable cost. Not a cheap Kilimanjaro climb, but a great value for everything you need to have a safe, successful experience. We are among Kilimanjaro’s top operator. Won’t you join us on the summit?

Group climbs are great if you are traveling solo, are a couple, or just wish to experience the climbing Kilimanjaro with other travelers from around the world. These group climbs are scheduled during months that have the best weather and include acclimatization days for increased success rates.

Our groups are limited to only 10 climbers. We don’t believe in creating large trekking parties as it detracts from the experience. Keeping the party small creates an intimate setting on the mountain, but more importantly ensures proper attention for each and every climber. Group trips are guaranteed to depart, regardless of the number of climbers. Your trip will never be canceled, and you will never be asked to pay more, even if you are the only person booked on the climb.

We offer group climbs on the following routes

Machame Route.       Lemosho  Route.        Northern Circuit Route.

Marangu Route.     Rongai   Route.        Shira Route 

 

We climb Kilimanjaro every day of the year and can schedule a climb with just 2 days’ notice for any booking group size. However, many climbers – particularly those travelling solo – prefer to join others who have already booked. It is for this reason that we publish our pre-scheduled Kilimanjaro dates below.

Below are our pre-scheduled climbs which you are invited to join, where availability allows.

OUR 2018/2019 GROUP  TO JOIN WHEREBY WE HAVE WOMEN ONLY GROUPS AND GROUPS FOR BOTH WOMEN AND MEN TO JOIN

ROUTE NAME

ARRIVAL

DEPARTURE

PRICE

STATUS

10 Days Lemosho Route

Women Only Group

(full moon)

July  20, 2018

July 29, 2018

$2950 per lady

SOLD OUT

9 Days Machame Route

Both men and women group

August 20,2018

August 28, 2018

$2650 per person

SOLD OUT

9 day Machame Route

Women Only Group

(full moon)

September  19, 2018

September  27, 2018

$2650 per lady

OPEN

9 Days Machame Route

Both men and women group

October 19, 2018

October 27, 2018

$2650 per person

OPEN

9 Days Machame Route

NEW YEAR GROUP

Both men and women group

 December 26, 2018

January 3, 2019

$2650 per person

OPEN

9 Days Machame Route

Both men and women group

February 13, 2019

February 21,2019

$2650 per person

OPEN

10 Days Machame Route

International Women’s Day  2019

(I W D)

Women Only Group

March  1,2019

March 10, 2019

$2650 per lady

OPEN

10 Days Lemosho Route

Women Only Group

(full moon)

July  11, 2019

July  20, 2019

$2950 per lady

OPEN

9 Days Machame Route

Both men and women group

August 10,2019

August 18,2019

$2650 per person

OPEN

9 day Machame Route

Women Only Group

(full moon)

September  9, 2019

September  17, 2019

$2650 per lady

OPEN

9 Days Machame Route

Both men and women group

October 8, 2019

October 16, 2019

$2650 per person

OPEN

9 Days Machame Route

NEW YEAR GROUP

Both men and women group

December 26, 2019

January 3, 2020

$2650 per person

OPEN

If the dates above are not convenient for you please propose your own dates and we will arrange a climb specifically to suit you. We are able to organise a climb for you on any day of the year, and there is no minimum group size for this option.

 

Our standard package includes the following:

 

  • 2 transfers to and from the Kilimanjaro airport.

  • Tanzania VAT on tourism activities and park fees.

  • Adequate and appropriate number of guides, porters, and cooks for your group.

  • Government taxes.

  • All park fees, camping fees, rescue fees and team fees.

  • Transfers to and from the route gate(s) (2 transfers).

  • Sleeping mattress pad(s), dining tent(s), sleeping tent(s), and crew’s equipment–Dining tent and sleeping tent for Kilimanjaro trek.

  • nights in a hotel in Moshi on a Bed & Breakfast basis and Double Occupancy (1 before trekking & 1 after trekking).

  • 3 full fresh meals daily. We provide fresh food on the mountain in plentiful and well prepared by skilled professional cooker (we also consider your choice of food that you would prefer -Vegetarian and Non Vegetarian). Menu especially designed for
    climbers.

  • Hot drinks on the mountain and Hot water for washing will be provided everyday on the mountain.

  • 3-4 liters of mineral (per Climber) provided daily during the climb.

  • Portable toilets for the trek with the tent for Kilimanjaro trek .

  • Emergency evacuation covers with AMREF Flying Doctors for Kilimanjaro trek.

  • Carbon Offset

  • Hotel accommodation includes storage facilities for excess luggage during hikes.

  • Kilimanjaro National Park rescue fees (Kilimanjaro Rescue Team).

  • Chief guide carries a Pulse Ox meter, used to take blood-oxygen level readings of clients twice a day.

  • Emergency oxygen (for use in emergencies only – not as summiting aid).

  • Basic first aid kit (for use in emergencies only).

  • Salaries for mountain support crew, as per required by MINISTRY OF TOURISM AND NATURAL RESOURCES and KPAP.

  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as hot drinks on the mountain.

  • Porter to carry your duffel bag, with maximum weight of      15kg / 32 lbs, from one camp to the next camp.

  • Kilimanjaro National Park certificate for your successful summit attempt

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    NB: Private hikes can be arranged for individual climbers but additional fees would apply to arrange a private climb.

Excluded from Standard Package rates:

 

    • Flights and airport taxes. (Option We can book a flight from your destination to JRO).

    • Items of a personal nature.

    • Compulsory tips for guides, porters and cook.

    • Entry visa for Tanzania (US$50 per passport holder for most nationalities / US $100 per visa for USA passport holders).

    •  Health requirements (Yellow Fever – only compulsory if you travel to Tanzania via a Yellow Fever infected country, Meningitis & Hepatitis A remains optional, but comes recommended).

    • Optional but highly recommended travel and medical insurance.

    • Personal hiking/trekking gear – you could rent some of the gear in Tanzania.

    • Snacks, personal medicine and water purifying tablets.

    • Meals and drinks not specified. 

     

Costs of additional services:

  • Single supplement, for single tent/room, cost $250 per trip.

  • Extra porter, for excess gear, cost $30 per day.

  • Extra hotel night in Moshi, check in 11AM, check out 10AM, per double room, cost $100 per day and single room $80.

  • Sleeping bag rental, Mountain Hardware Lamina, synthetic -30F, cost $50 per trip.

  •  Trekking poles rental, telescopic, cost $20 per trip.

  • Materuni Waterfall (1 day trip), cost $50 per person.

  • Marangu Coffee Tour (1 day trip), cost $75 per person.

  • 4 Days Serengeti  and Ngorongoro Safari for $1800 per person sharing- Minimum 6 pax (Double room or Twin room).

  • 7 days Zanzibar cost $1000 per person 

 Guidelines for tipping are as follows

  • Guide – $15 to $20 per day

  •  Assistant Guide – $10 to 15 per day

  • Chef – $10 to $15 per day

  •  Porters – $5 to $8 per day per porter

  • These tips are paid as a group rather than by each climber. For example, in a group of 5 climbers, each climber would contribute $3 – $4/day for the guide’s tip.

Examples of climb staff  numbers

  • For a group of 3 people, you would typically have 1 chef guide, 1 assistant guide, 1 cook and 12 to 14 porters.

  • For a group of 5 people, you would typically have 1 chef guide, 2 assistant guides, 1cook and 17 – 19 porters.

  • For a group of 12 people, you would typically have 2 chef guide, 3 assistant guides, 1 cook and 40 – 45 porters.
    NB: The number of porters will depend on the total weight of all gear – including tents, food, utensils, climb staff gear, etc.

IMPORTANT LINK FOR TREKKING

Head Office:  Moshi Tanzania
Inquire: Info@eco-africaclimbing.com

Booking:ecoafricaclimbingsafari@gmail.com
WhatsApp:+255 786 528219
Office:+255 766162885
Skype:fredrick.silayo
Address :P.O BOX 8218 Moshi-Tanzania