12-Day Kilimanjaro and Serengeti Package

The 12-day Kilimanjaro and Serengeti package is an all-encompassing journey that combines the thrill of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro via the scenic Lemosho route with the excitement of a safari in the world-renowned Serengeti National Park. This package offers a unique blend of adventure and tranquility, taking you through some of Tanzania's most iconic landscapes. It's an experience that promises breathtaking views, diverse wildlife, and memories to last a lifetime.

The Overview of the 12-Day Kilimanjaro and Serengeti Package

The Kilimanjaro and Serengeti package is designed to provide a rich and varied experience over 12 days. The journey begins with an eight-day trek up Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest peak in Africa, followed by a four-day safari in the Serengeti, one of the world's most famous wildlife reserves. Along the way, you'll encounter stunning landscapes, diverse flora and fauna, and have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the local culture.

The Itinerary of the 12-Day Kilimanjaro and Serengeti Package

Day 1: Lemosho gate to Mti Mkubwa camp

The adventure begins at the Lemosho gate, where you'll start your trek through the lush rainforest to Mti Mkubwa camp. The journey covers a distance of approximately 7 km and takes about 4 hours. The camp is situated at an altitude of 2,650 meters, offering a stunning view of the forest canopy below.

Day 2: Mti Mkubwa camp to Shira 1 camp

On the second day, you'll trek from Mti Mkubwa camp to Shira 1 camp. This part of the journey covers a distance of about 8 km and takes approximately 5 hours. The camp is located at an altitude of 3,500 meters, offering breathtaking views of the Shira Plateau.

Day 3: Shira 1 camp to Shira 2 camp

The third day involves a trek from Shira 1 camp to Shira 2 camp. This leg of the journey covers a distance of about 10 km and takes around 4 hours. The camp is situated at an altitude of 3,840 meters, providing panoramic views of the surrounding landscape.

Day 4: Shira 2 camp to Barranco camp

On the fourth day, you'll trek from Shira 2 camp to Barranco camp. This part of the journey covers a distance of about 6 km and takes approximately 5 hours. The camp is located at an altitude of 3,976 meters, offering stunning views of the Barranco Wall.

Day 5: Barranco camp to Karanga camp

The fifth day involves a trek from Barranco camp to Karanga camp. This leg of the journey covers a distance of about 5 kilometers and takes around 4 hours. The camp is situated at an altitude of 4,000 meters, providing panoramic views of the surrounding landscape.

Day 6: Karanga camp to Barafu camp

On the sixth day, you'll trek from Karanga Camp to Barafu Camp. This part of the journey covers a distance of about 4 km and takes approximately 4 hours. The camp is located at an altitude of 4,673 meters, offering stunning views of the surrounding landscape.

Day 7: Barafu camp to Uhuru Peak to Mweka camp

The seventh day is the climax of the trek, taking you from Barafu camp to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro, Uhuru Peak, and then down to Mweka camp. This part of the journey covers a distance of about 20 km and takes approximately 14 hours. The peak is located at an altitude of 5,895 meters, offering breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape.

Day 8: Mweka camp to Mweka gate back to Moshi/Arusha

The eighth day marks the end of the trek, taking you from Mweka camp to Mweka gate and then back to Moshi/Arusha. This leg of the journey covers a distance of about 10 km and takes around 3 hours.

Day 9: Arusha to Serengeti National Park

On the ninth day, you'll travel from Arusha to Serengeti National Park. The journey covers a distance of about 335 km and takes approximately 5 hours. The park is home to a diverse range of wildlife, including the Big Five (lion, leopard, rhinoceros, elephant, and buffalo).

Day 10: Central Serengeti Full-Day Game Drive

The tenth day is dedicated to a full-day game drive in the Central Serengeti. You'll have the opportunity to see a wide variety of wildlife in their natural habitat, including lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, and more.

Day 11: Central Serengeti to Ndutu Area

The eleventh day involves a journey from the Central Serengeti to the Ndutu Area. This part of the journey covers a distance of about 65 km and takes approximately 2 hours. The Ndutu Area is known for its rich wildlife, including wildebeest, zebras, and various species of birds.

Day 12: Serengeti, then Drive Back to Arusha

The twelfth and final day involves a morning game drive in the Serengeti, followed by a drive back to Arusha. This marks the end of the 12-day Kilimanjaro and Serengeti holiday package.

We hope that this 12-day Kilimanjaro and Serengeti package provides you with an unforgettable experience, filled with adventure, natural beauty, and cultural immersion. We look forward to welcoming you to Tanzania and making your journey a memorable one.