Now offering Mount Kilimanjaro and Safari tour, you can combine climbing the Mount Kilimanjaro through any route of your choice with your preferred safari in Tanzania. Due to popular demands we have come up with a sample Combined program that includes both climbing the Mount Kilimanjaro (Rooftop of Africa), and going for a 5 Days Tanzania safari tour in one go.
Mount Kilimanjaro and Safari tour: best time to visit.
The best time to do a combined Mt Kilimanjaro and safari tour in Tanzania is during the dry months of January to March, and July to September. However you may also consider doing the Mount Kilimanjaro and Safari tour in June or November through December when the temperatures are cooler and the weather is perfect for those who would like to avoid the scorching sun of Africa.
If you would like to time the Wildebeests Migration during your safari in Tanzania and Mount Kilimanjaro climb combined tour, it is only advisable to contact one of our Mt Kilimanjaro and Safari experts who will gladly advise you on the best time to visit depending on your schedule and availability of time.
Combining Mount Kilimanjaro Climb and Tanzania Safari
To do a combined Mount Kilimanjaro trek and safari in Tanzania trip you will need to book your international flights to have you arrive into Kilimanjaro International Airport and depart from the same airport. However if you would like to combine your Kilimanjaro climb and safari tour with a relaxing beach vacation in Zanzibar then you should consider booking an open jaw ticket that allows you to arrive into Kilimanjaro International Airport and departing from Zanzibar Airport where you will be dropped off after your combined Kilimanjaro, Safari and Zanzibar tour.
In case you cannot get such flights we can however help in arranging any domestic connections that you may need from or to Dar es Salaam for example or Nairobi Kenya.
Mount Kilimanjaro and Safari tour Sample trip Itinerary.
We have a sample trip that combines both Kilimanjaro Climbing tour and Tanzania safari that takes a total of 12 days. In this sample Mount Kilimanjaro climbing and Tanzania Safari tour you will arrive and depart from Kilimanjaro International Airport where you will be picked and dropped off after the tour.
You will climb Mount Kilimanjaro through the Machame Route for a total of 6 (six) days before returning to Arusha for a night of relaxation then on the next day you will embark on an amazing Tanzania safari tour through the best parks in the Northern Tanzania Safari Circuit. Please get in touch with our travel experts for your next combined Mount Kilimanjaro and Safari tour.
|Location||Mount Kilimanjaro, Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti National Park, Tarangire National Park|
Kilimanjaro climbing & Tanzania safari combined – Itinerary
Arrival day for your Mt Kilimanjaro and Safari tour.
(Kilimanjaro Climb) Machame Gate - Machame Camp.
(Kilimanjaro Climb) Machame Camp to Shira Camp.
(Kilimanjaro Climb) Shira Camp to Barranco Camp.
This afternoon we descend the steep track into the floor of the Great Barranco Valley. Here you will reach Barranco Camp which is set on a col (flat area) which is enclosed on three sides with steep valley walls and the Kibo massif itself. The beautiful hanging glaciers glint and sparkle in the sunshine above (depending on the weather on this day), amidst the eerie landscape of some plants such as the giant groundsels (scientifically known as – Senecio Kilimanjari), and the endemic Giant Lobelia trees. After a 5 to 6 hours ascent on this day you will arrive at today’s overnight stop at Barranco Camp which is set at around; (12,990 feet). All meals included.
(Kilimanjaro Climb) Barranco Camp to Barafu Camp.
(Mount Kilimanjaro Climb) Barafu Camp to Summit to Mweka Camp.
(End of Mount Kilimanjaro Climb) Mweka Camp to Park Gate – Arusha town.
(Tanzania Safari ) Arusha town - Tarangire National Park.
(Tanzania Safari) Tarangire National Park - Serengeti National Park.
(Tanzania Safari) Full day at Serengeti National Park
(Tanzania Safari) Ngorongoro Crater tour
Ngorongoro – Back to Arusha
End of your Mount Kilimanjaro and safari tour.
12 Days Kilimanjaro climbing & Tanzania safari combined – prices
A Group of 2 Persons – USD 4,005 per person sharing (Double room or Twin room)
A Group of 4 Persons – USD 3,655 per person sharing (2 Double rooms or Twin rooms)
A Group of 6 Persons – USD 3,398 per person sharing (3 Double rooms or Twin rooms)
Single Traveler – Ask for price
Group of more than 6 Travelers – Ask for a special group price
We can customize the program according to your interests and budget.
The package includes
Two way airport transfers from Kilimanjaro International Airport in private car
06-day private Kilimanjaro trek via Machame Route
Full board during climb including drinking water
Professionally trained & experienced Kilimanjaro Team; English speaking mountain guide, porters and cook
All mountain climbing gear; mountain tents, mattresses, mess tent, chairs and tables
05 days private safari for 2 to 6 persons
Transport and game drives in modified 4WD safari jeeps with photographic roof hatch
Professional English speaking safari guide
All game parks & wildlife reserve entry fees
All safari game drives as per the itinerary
3 x 0.5 litre bottled water per person per safari day
01 x HB at Aishi Machame Hotel or Park View Inn (or sim) prior your climb
01 x HB at Tulia Hotel or Mvuli Hotel or similar lodge
04 x FB at safari lodges & tented camps as per itinerary
Tourist Development Levy
Wildlife Management Area Fees
VAT (18%) by The Government of Tanzania
The Package does not include
All items of a personal nature; toothbrush, tooth paste, lotions, sunscreen etc..
Tips / Gratuities for safari guide
Tips / Gratuities for the Mountain crew; guide, mountain cook and porters
Visa fees for Tanzania (50 US$ / 100 US$ for Americans & Irish Passport Holders – to be paid upon arrival)
drinks and beverages in lodges
sleeping bag rental fee (20 USD)
Hot Air Balloon Safari at Serengeti (599 USD per person)