Northern Circuit

11 Days Northern Circuit

  • Location Tanzania
  • Duration 7 Days
  • Max People -
  • Landing Arusha
  • Check In -
  • Check Out -


Northern Circuit

On arrival at the airport after customs and immigration formalities you will be met and transferred to Arusha and if time allows you will be met by Kili trekking crew for briefing also for checking climbing gears. Overnight stay at The African Tulip Hotel – deluxe room.

Meal plan: Bed and breakfast


Breakfast at your lodge, then you will depart to Londorosi gate for registration, after than you will start our climb steadily through the forests of the Lemosho glades to reach Forest camp where you will be spending the night.

Today you will trek across a plateau of grassy moorland and heather scattered with volcanic rock formations. Our destination for today is the Shira 1 Camp where we will spend a night.

After breakfast weexplore the Shira Plateau, it’s a gentle walk east on moorland pastures to Shira 2 Camp for leisure and overnight stay.

We start a day by trekking to East up ridgealso Southeast towards Lava Tower, then we turn away frommain trail to Moir Hut where you can walk on Lent hills as acclimatization session.

As we trek out of Moir Valley with a temperately vertical climb, we will hike to the summit of Lent Hills before returning to the main trail, the trail crosses a rock field before reaching Buffalo Camp for overnight stay.

As we head up to Buffalo Ridge, the landscape becomes gradually thin, this route is not over crowded so we will enjoy its mountain wilderness feel. We trek through remote valleys on to the northern slopes of Kilimanjaro until we arrive at Third Cave for overnight stay.

Today we trek steadily to Saddle, which is in middleofKibo and Mawenzi hut, we then proceed to School Hut for leisure and pre-summit briefing from our guides followed by early dinner and short rest.

At mid night you will be awaken by your guides and mountain crews for a light breakfast and summit ascent, enjoy couple of minutes at the summit but depends on the weather. Descend back to Barafu Camp for brunch then continue down to Mweka Camp for dinner and overnight.

Meal plan: Dinner


After breakfast descend down to Mweka Gate through the rain forest, where on arrival you will check out and rewarded certificates followed by a farewell celebration with climbing crew. After that you will drive to Arusha where a warm shower and a comfortable bed will be waiting for you. Dinner and overnight at The African Tulip Hotel – deluxe room.

Meal Plan: Dinner


After breakfast, you will have a free day with an option of joiningour safari schedule or you will be transferred to airport for your onward flight to your next destination.


Highlights Places

  • Arusha
  • Londorosi Gate
  • Forest Camp
  • Shira 1 Camp
  • Shira 2 Camp
  • Lava Tower
  • Moir Hut
  • Buffalo Camp
  • Third Cave
  • School Hut
  • Uhuru Peak
  • Mweka Camp
  • Mweka Gate then Arusha


Number of Clients Price Per Person
1 -
2-3 -
4-6 -


Northern Circuit Map

Include & Exclude

Trekking Include:

  • KINAPA entry fees
  • All land transport prior the schedule
  • Camping and rescue fees
  • A climb briefing from our head guide prior the trek
  • A first aid kit, including emergency oxygen which travels with the team at all times
  • Client portage of one bag maximum 12kg
  • Pulse Oximeter for checking oxygen levels
  • Accommodation prior and after the trek
  • All meals during the trekking
  • Mountain guides, cook, waiters and porters salaries
  • All mountain equipment’s (mobile toilet and shower are available at extra cost)
  • Celebration at the end of trek – Champagne & Snacks provided at the gate.

Trekking Exclude:

  • Tips for the mountain crew / hotel servants
  • Transport / accommodation out of the schedule
  • Alcohol drinks / beer
  • Laundry
  • Personal hiking gears

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