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6 Days Umbwe Route Climbing provided by Tanzania Joy Tours

6 Days Umbwe Route Climbing

6 Days Umbwe Route Climbing
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About
The Umbwe Route is steeper and shorter than the Machame Route. Once at the Barranco Hut you continue on with the other Machame hikers. The descent is down the Mweka trail. Since it is a very short and direct route, it is not recommended for people with little altitude experience.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 6 days
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
What to expect
  • Day 1: Drive to Kilimanjaro National Park Umbwe Gate, Hike to Umbwe Cave Camp Elevation: 1660m/5450ft to 2850m/9350ft Distance: 11km/7mi Hiking Time: 5-6 hours Habitat: Montane Forest Meals: LD Budget Lodging: Umbwe Cave Camp Day 2: Umbwe Cave Camp to Barranco Camp Elevation: 2850m/9350ft to 4000m/13,000ft Distance: 6km/4mi Walking Time: 4-5 hours Habitat: Semi-desert Meals: BLD Budget Lodging: Barranco Camp Day 3: Hike Barranco camp to Karanga Camp Elevation: 4000m/13,000ft to 4050m/13,250ft Distance: 5km/3mi Hiking Time: 34 hours Habitat: Alpine Desert Meals: BLD Budget Lodging: Karanga Camp Day 4: Hike Karanga Camp to Barafu Camp Elevation: 4050m/13,250ft to 4700m/15,350ft Distance: 4km/2mi Hiking Time: 3-4 hours Habitat: Alpine Desert Meals: BLD Budget Lodging: Barafu Camp Day 5: Hike Barafu Camp to Summit, down to Mweka Camp Elevation: 4700m/15,350ft to 5895m/19,340ft Down to 3090m/10,150ft Distance: 5km/3mi up / 13km/8mi down Hiking Time: 5-7 hours up / 5-6 hours down Meals: BLD Budget Lodging: Mweka Camp Day 6: Hike Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate, drive to Moshi Elevation: 3090m/10,150ft to 1680m/5500ft Distance: 10km/6mi Hiking Time: 3-4 hours Meals: B.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 6 days
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • Day 1: Drive to Kilimanjaro National Park Umbwe Gate, Hike to Umbwe Cave Camp Elevation: 1660m/5450ft to 2850m/9350ft Distance: 11km/7mi Hiking Time: 5-6 hours Habitat: Montane Forest Meals: LD Budget Lodging: Umbwe Cave Camp Day 2: Umbwe Cave Camp to Barranco Camp Elevation: 2850m/9350ft to 4000m/13,000ft Distance: 6km/4mi Walking Time: 4-5 hours Habitat: Semi-desert Meals: BLD Budget Lodging: Barranco Camp Day 3: Hike Barranco camp to Karanga Camp Elevation: 4000m/13,000ft to 4050m/13,250ft Distance: 5km/3mi Hiking Time: 34 hours Habitat: Alpine Desert Meals: BLD Budget Lodging: Karanga Camp Day 4: Hike Karanga Camp to Barafu Camp Elevation: 4050m/13,250ft to 4700m/15,350ft Distance: 4km/2mi Hiking Time: 3-4 hours Habitat: Alpine Desert Meals: BLD Budget Lodging: Barafu Camp Day 5: Hike Barafu Camp to Summit, down to Mweka Camp Elevation: 4700m/15,350ft to 5895m/19,340ft Down to 3090m/10,150ft Distance: 5km/3mi up / 13km/8mi down Hiking Time: 5-7 hours up / 5-6 hours down Meals: BLD Budget Lodging: Mweka Camp Day 6: Hike Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate, drive to Moshi Elevation: 3090m/10,150ft to 1680m/5500ft Distance: 10km/6mi Hiking Time: 3-4 hours Meals: B.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 155104P15
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • All Fees and Taxes
Duration
6 days
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • All Fees and Taxes
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
6 days
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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