Kilimanjaro Tours

Our 2018 Mt. Kilimanjaro Climbs

Kilimanjaro Scheduled Hiking Routes, Dates and Prices

2018 GROUP CLIMBS
Price Per Person (USD)
2018
ROUTESTART DATEEND DATEPRICEAVAILABILITY
8 Day Lemosho RouteAug 11, 2018Aug 20, 2018$3,160Available
7 Day Rongai RouteAug 11, 2018Aug 19, 2018$2,860Full
7 Day Machame RouteAug 11, 2018Aug 19, 2018$2,750Full
8 Day Lemosho RouteAug 20, 2018 OAug 29, 2018$3,160Availability Limited
7 Day Rongai RouteAug 20, 2018 OAug 28, 2018$2,860Available
7 Day Machame RouteAug 20, 2018 OAug 28, 2018$2,750Availability Limited
8 Day Lemosho RouteAug 29, 2018Sept 7, 2018$3,160Full
7 Day Rongai RouteAug 29, 2018Sept 6, 2018$2,860Availability Limited
7 Day Machame RouteAug 29, 2018Sept 6, 2018$2,750Available
8 Day Lemosho RouteSept 7, 2018Sept 16, 2018$3,160Full
7 Day Rongai RouteSept 7, 2018Sept 15, 2018$2,860Available
7 Day Machame RouteSept 7, 2018Sept 15, 2018$2,750Availability Limited
8 Day Lemosho RouteSept 18, 2018 OSept 27, 2018$3,160Full
7 Day Rongai RouteSept 18, 2018 OSept 26, 2018$2,860Full
7 Day Machame RouteSept 18, 2018 OSept 26, 2018$2,750Availability Limited
8 Day Lemosho RouteSept 29, 2018Oct 8, 2018$3,160Available
7 Day Rongai RouteSept 29, 2018Oct 7, 2018$2,860Availability Limited
7 Day Machame RouteSept 29, 2018Oct 7, 2018$2,750Full
8 Day Lemosho RouteOct 9, 2018Oct 19, 2018$3,160Availability Limited
7 Day Rongai RouteOct 9, 2018Oct 17, 2018$2,860Full
7 Day Machame RouteOct 9, 2018Oct 17, 2018$2,750Full
8 Day Lemosho RouteOct 18, 2018 OOct 27, 2018$3,160Available
7 Day Rongai RouteOct 18, 2018 OOct 26, 2018$2,860Availability Limited
7 Day Machame RouteOct 18, 2018 OOct 26, 2018$2,750Full
8 Day Lemosho RouteNov 29, 2018Dec 8, 2018$3,160Full
7 Day Rongai RouteNov 29, 2018Dec 7, 2018$2,860Available
7 Day Machame RouteNov 29, 2018Dec 7, 2018$2,750Availability Limited
8 Day Lemosho RouteDec 16, 2018Dec 25, 2018$3,160Availability Limited
7 Day Rongai RouteDec 16, 2018Dec 24, 2018$2,860Full
7 Day Machame RouteDec 16, 2018Dec 24, 2018$2,750Full
8 Day Lemosho RouteDec 30, 2018Jan 8, 2019$3,160Availability Limited
7 Day Rongai RouteDec 30, 2018Jan 7, 2019$2,860Full
7 Day Machame RouteDec 30, 2018Jan 7, 2019$2,750Availability Limited
8 Day Lemosho RouteJan 14, 2019Jan 23, 2019$3,160Availability Limited
7 Day Rongai RouteJan 14, 2019Jan 22, 2019$2,860Full
7 Day Machame RouteJan 14, 2019Jan 22, 2019$2,750Full
8 Day Lemosho RouteJan 29, 2019Feb 7, 2019$3,160Available
7 Day Rongai RouteJan 29, 2019Feb 6, 2019$2,860Availability Limited
7 Day Machame RouteJan 29, 2019Feb 6, 2019$2,750Availability Limited
8 Day Lemosho RouteFeb 9, 2019Feb 17, 2019$3,160Full
7 Day Rongai RouteFeb 9, 2019Feb 17, 2019$2,860Available
7 Day Machame RouteFeb 9, 2019Feb 17, 2019$2,750Availability Limited
8 Day Lemosho RouteFeb 19, 2019Feb 27, 2019$3,160Availability Limited
7 Day Rongai RouteFeb 19, 2019Feb 27, 2019$2,860Full
7 Day Machame RouteFeb 19, 2019Feb 27, 2019$2,750Availability Limited

O Peak on or around Full Moon; ᛫ Peak on or around New moon; ☆ Peak on Christmas Eve or Day; 🔔 Peak on New Years Eve or Day; ♡ Peak on Valentines Day Note: Number of days “in country” is 2 days longer than route length, beginning on the day you arrive at your Airport and ending on the day following your tour, the earliest day you will be able to obtain a departing flight. Prices do not include airport/hotel transportation, or hotels the first and last nights. These can be added on for an additional fee. Airport/hotel transportation is $100 per person. Hotel costs vary by tour, ranging from $100 per night to $240 per night.
January and February are the warmest months, April and May are the wettest months, during which we do not have any scheduled group hikes on Kilimanjaro. June and July are the coolest months (so be sure to pack warm clothes), while August and September are the driest months. These weather trends apply to Arusha, Moshi and on Mount Kilimanjaro.

Kilimanjaro Unscheduled Hiking Routes and Prices

2018-2019 PRIVATE CLIMBS Price Per Person (USD) (per person price decreases with each person booked)

Tour

1 person

2 people

3 people

4 people

8 Day Lemosho Route

$3,360

$3,310

$3,210

$3,100

8 Day Lemosho Northern Circuit Route

$3,560 $3,510 $3,410 $3,300

8 Day Rongai Route

$3,260 $3,210 $3,110 $3,000

7 Day Rongai Route

$3,060 $3,010 $2,910 $2,800

7 Day Machame Route

$2,950 $2,910 $2,810 $2,700

4 Day Mt Meru Climb

$1,350 $1,325 $1,275 $1,200

Note: Number of days “in country” is 2 days longer than route length, beginning on the day you arrive at your Airport and ending on the day following your tour, the earliest day you will be able to obtain a departing flight. Prices do not include airport/hotel transportation, or hotels the first and last nights. These can be added on for an additional fee. Airport/hotel transportation is $100 per person. Hotel costs vary by tour, ranging from $100 per night to $240 per night. January and February are the warmest months, April and May are the wettest months, during which we do not have any scheduled group hikes on Kilimanjaro. June and July are the coolest months (so be sure to pack warm clothes), while August and September are the driest months. These weather trends apply to Arusha, Moshi and on Mount Kilimanjaro.

IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS, PLEASE DON’T HESITATE TO CONTACT US. WE WILL BE HAPPY TO ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS YOU MAY HAVE.

WHY GO WITH KILIMANJARO BLISS?

  • We specialize in SMALL group and private tour expeditions for your comfort and safety. Most group expeditions are cattle car operations with little attention to the guests. We concentrate on you.
  • All our guides are locally certified and experienced Kilimanjaro guides.
  • All our guides have been trained in wilderness first aid, with high altitude training, and are required to maintain their training levels in ongoing professional development.
  • Unlike many other companies, our guides carry a pulse oximeter, stethoscope, and emergency oxygen at no extra cost to you.
  • Our guides will perform 2 medical checks per day on each hiker under their care, to monitor how well you are acclimatising to the altitude.
  • Our guides set a slow pace “pole, pole” that improves acclimatisation.
  • Our route and camp selections meet the standards for acclimatization recommended by the Wilderness Medical Society (WMS).
  • Our guides carry communication systems.
  • Meals are carefully planned to meet the needs and challenges of hiking at altitude.
  • For your added comfort and to reduce degradation of the mountain environment, our tours carry a portable toilet.
  • Hikers sleep in high quality tented accommodation; and have a mess tent with table and chairs for meals and relaxing.
  • There are no hidden costs beyond the tour fee we advertise.
  • We are committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of the full mountain team from guest hikers to porters (this includes having the appropriate equipment and load distribution).
  • We ensure our porters are paid a full wage; receive all gratuities; and feed 2-3 meals per day.
  • We guarantee all booked departures (*unless mountain safety prevents / delays departure)
  • Our commitment to you is an unforgettable adventure with a responsible, honest company. 

INCLUSIONS AND EXCLUSIONS

What’s included in our Tanzanian hiking tours:

What’s Included

  • All transfers to and from Arusha and to and from Mount Kilimanjaro
  • Park fees, guide fees and mountain rescue fees
  • 2 – 3 porters per person (depending on group size).
  • Food and water while on mountain (drinking water is boiled) (Plastic water bottles are not permitted in the Park, so please be sure to bring and fill up your reusable water bottle for the first day of the climb)
  • Tents, sleeping pads and all eating utensils
  • Group Mess tent, table and chairs
  • Private group toilet
  • Daily altitude acclimatization monitoring using pulse oxi-meter, stethoscope
  • Emergency systems: radios, oxygen, first aid kit
  • NO LOCAL or HIDDEN PAYMENTS

What’s not included

  • International flights
  • 2 night’s hotel accommodation-can be purchased as an add on (1 night in hotel before climb and 1 after) (B&B) (Additional nights may be added at an extra charge 
  • Airport transfers (can be purchased as an add-on)
  • Travel insurance
  • Tanzania Visa (approx. $50 USD, $100 USD for Americans)
  • Items of personal nature (hiking equipment / clothing)
  • Lunches & Dinners, or beverages at hotel in Arusha
  • *Tips for guides and porters

*Recommended Tipping Amounts per day

  • Per main guide – US$20-25 per day
  • Per assistant guide – US$15-20 per day
  • Per cook – US$15 per day
  • Assistant cook – US$12-15 per day
  • Per porter – US$10-12 per day