Rongai Route

Rongai route 5 Days 4 Nights

Day 1: Moshi/Arusha ——— Rongai

After breakfast drive to Marangu gate for registration, leter drive to Nalemuru gate (2020m) and start climb for 3-4 hours through the mountain’s forest about 8kms,dinner and overnight at Simba Camp (2625m)

Day 2: Simba camp —— Thirdcave

After breakfast trek for 5-7 hours through grassy moorland and heather to second cave camp for picnic lunch, letter proceed to the campsite(3935m) 8kms for dinner and overnight.

Day 3: Third cave ——— Kibo hut

After breakfast trek  for 4-5 hours to Kibo hut 4680m,jouney across the saddle between Mawenzi and Kibo peaks.

Day 4: Kibo ——— Summit

Around midnight, start for the summit to Gillman’s point(5681m) and then continue to Uhuru peak (5895m),descend to Horombo hut for dinner and overnight.

Day 5: Horombo hut ——– Marangu gate

After breakfast  continue your  descent through the heather, moorland and forest  to Marangu gate (1875m)