7-Day Luxury Kilimanjaro and Serengeti Package
The 7-day Luxury Kilimanjaro and Serengeti Package is a meticulously planned adventure that combines the thrill of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro via the scenic Marangu route with the excitement of game drives in the world-renowned Serengeti National Park. This package is designed for those who seek a comfortable and luxurious experience while immersing themselves in the beauty of Tanzania's landscapes and wildlife.
Overview of the 7-Day Kilimanjaro and Serengeti Package
The 7-day Kilimanjaro and Serengeti package offers a comprehensive experience of Tanzania's most iconic attractions. It offers a unique blend of physical challenge and serene natural exploration, making it a perfect choice for adventure enthusiasts. The journey begins with a five-day trek up Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest peak in Africa, offering breathtaking views and a sense of accomplishment. Following the climb, the itinerary shifts to the vast plains of the Serengeti, where guests can witness the diverse wildlife in their natural habitat during thrilling game drives.
Itinerary of the 7-Day Luxury Kilimanjaro and Serengeti Package
Day 1: Marangu Gate to Mandara Hut
The adventure begins at Marangu Gate, the starting point for the Kilimanjaro trek. The journey to Mandara Hut covers a distance of approximately 8 kilometers and takes about 4-5 hours. The trek briefly introduces the mountain's unique ecosystems, transitioning from lush rainforest to moorland as you ascend.
Day 2: Mandara Hut to Horombo Hut
The second day involves a trek from Mandara Hut to Horombo Hut, covering a distance of approximately 11 kilometers over 6–8 hours. The landscape becomes more rugged and barren as you ascend, but the views of Mawenzi Peak and the Kibo Saddle are truly spectacular.
Day 3: Horombo Hut to Kibo Hut
Day three takes you from Horombo Hut to Kibo Hut, a distance of approximately 10 kilometers covered over 6–8 hours. The vegetation thins out as you approach the alpine desert zone, and the sight of the majestic Kibo peak is a constant reminder of the challenge ahead.
Day 4: Kibo Hut to Uhuru Peak to Horombo Hut
The fourth day is the most challenging yet rewarding part of the trek. Starting at midnight, you ascend from Kibo Hut to Uhuru Peak, the highest point on Mount Kilimanjaro. The trek to the peak covers a distance of approximately 6 kilometers and takes about 6–8 hours. The feeling of standing on the roof of Africa, with the world spread out below you, is an experience like no other. After spending some time at the peak, you descend back to Horombo Hut.
Day 5: Horombo Hut to Marangu Gate back to Moshi/Arusha
The fifth day marks the end of the Kilimanjaro trek. You descend from Horombo Hut to Marangu Gate, covering a distance of approximately 20 kilometers over 5-7 hours. The trek offers a last chance to enjoy the mountain's diverse ecosystems before heading back to Moshi or Arusha.
Day 6: Fly from Arusha to Serengeti National Park
On the sixth day, you fly from Arusha to the Serengeti National Park. The flight offers a bird's-eye view of the stunning Tanzanian landscape. Upon arrival, you embark on a game drive in the park, home to a diverse range of wildlife, including the Big Five (lion, leopard, rhinoceros, elephant, and buffalo).
Day 7: Game Drive in Serengeti and Fly Back to Arusha
The final day of the 7-day Luxury Kilimanjaro and Serengeti package is spent on a game drive in the Serengeti. The park's vast plains and abundant wildlife offer endless opportunities for wildlife viewing. After the game drive, you fly back to Arusha, bringing an end to an unforgettable adventure.
We invite you to experience the thrill of the 7-day Kilimanjaro and Serengeti holiday package. This journey promises not only the adventure of a lifetime but also an intimate encounter with the stunning landscapes and diverse wildlife of Tanzania. We look forward to welcoming you on this unforgettable adventure.