Mt. Kilimanjaro with Because International

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Trek to the highest freestanding mountain the world and the tallest mountain in Africa, Mt Kilimanjaro. Over 6 trekking days you will experience 5 ecosystems, incredible views above the clouds, glaciers, and the thinnest oxygen your lungs may ever breathe. [add details on Because International project]


Dates: December, 2020 (not including travel dates)

Lodging: Hotels in Arusha & Tents while hiking

Cost: $2650 (land only, based on double occupancy) - $100 discount if booked before 1/30/20
            (Fundraising support for Because International is an additional amount, see below for more details)

Steep Grade: 5/5 (high altitude - 19,341 ft at summit)

Tentative Schedule:

Day 1 - Arrive in Arusha

Day 2 – 5 – Safari (optional add-on)

Day 5 – Arrival of those not on Safari

Day 6 – Begin Kilimanjaro Climb

Day 6 – 11 – Kilimanjaro

Day 11 – Return to Arusha

Day 12 – Travel to Mombasa

Day 13 – Service Project and visitation

Day 14 – Departure Flight

Climb supports Because International:

Details on the project

Price Includes:
Two nights double occupancy hotel
Transfer from Kilimanjaro airport to hotel
Meals indicated on itinerary
All transfers to the mountain and back to your Moshi hotel
Group host to coordinate details
Professional, experienced, mountain guides
Guides, Porters, Cook salaries and park fees
Quality, waterproof, four-season private mountain sleeping tents (double occupancy)
Sleeping Mattress
All meals while on the Mountain
Quality Mess tents with table and chairs
Large portions of fresh, healthy, nutritious food
Clean, purified drinking water
Crisis management and safety procedures
Fair and ethical treatment of porters
Conservation fees (part of park fees)
Camping or Hut fees (part of park fees)
Rescue fees (part of park fees)
VAT (18% charged by the Government)

Price does not include:
Travel Insurance (recommended) & Medical Evacuation Insurance (required)
International airfare
Visas
Tips and Gratuity
Meals not on itinerary
Personal trekking equipment (sleep bag, poles, etc.)
Beverages (bottled)
Safari or Kenya visit