Kilimanjaro

Kilimanjaro

Kilimanjaro Region takes it's name from Africa's highest mountain and the world's largest free standing mountain peak. Its snow-capped summit dominates

  • Culture:Excellent
  • Birding: Excellent
  • Best time to visit Kilimanjaro: All year is excellent tough it rains in April and May.
  • How to get to Kilimanjaro: you can drive or fly.
  • Safari types available: walking

Mount Kilimanjaro was formed about a million years ago by the East African Rift Valley volcanic activity, Kilimanjaro first erupted about one million years ago. As you climb this spectacular mountain there are five vegetation zones to walk through with numerous wild flowers and endemic plants. The Mountain is consistently inspiring from its superb forested lower slopes to the glacier and volcanic scenery of the higher slopes.

Moshi, the starting point for treks up Mount Kilimanjaro, is just a short drive from Kilimanjaro International Airport.

We offer trips up all routes to the summit (Uhuru Peak). Alternative activities around Kilimanjaro include: mountain biking, horse riding and cultural tours.


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  • Attractions: Culture, Education, Nature, Safari Activties, Sports Activities, and Walking and Climbing.
  • How to get there: Drive, Fly
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  • We had a really great vacation on the Southern Circuit in Tanzania and wonderfully facilitated by our driver/guide Salim who was really first class - a great representative of Wild Things.

    Steve Wallis

    Belgium, Oct 2013

  • The programme was excellent and we saw masses of game, less a leopard! So, entirely happy customers. Thank you for your efficient handling of the whole trip.

    Christopher Lee

    United Kingdom, Jan 2013

  • We had a wonderful trip. Thanks very much to you, Wild Things and to Abbas for putting together such a memorable safari for us.

    Kathryn Woof

    United Kingdom, Dec 2013

  • We had a wonderful time on safari. The vehicle was great, reliable and comfortable. Our guide Amos was fantastic, he was punctual, friendly, knowledgeable and made our safari really enjoyable.

    Vickie Waltham

    United Kingdom, Aug 2013

  • We had a fantastic trip. Your excellent organisation, your guide - Max, was exemplary in every way, were major contributors to this. Many thanks for making ours, a trip of a lifetime.

    Richard Goldberg

    United Kingdom, Jun 2013

  • A very exciting adventure

    Andrew Bird

    United Kingdom, Jan 2014

  • I am just emailing to say how amazing the safari was and I would like to thank you, The food was great and we saw so many animals its exceeded our expectations completely.

    Samantha Crichton

    United Kingdom, Jan 2013