10 Days Kilimanjaro Zanzibar is combined safari trip to Tanzania takes you Mount Kilimanjaro for 6 days later extended to Zanzibar for 4 days. In this short safari you will enjoy much of the Tanzania attraction which is the combination of trekking and beach Tour.
DAY 1: Marangu Gate (1980m) – Mandara hut (2700m)
After breakfast, transfer to Marangu gate and start the climb through fascinating rain forests till you reach the first hut Mandara. Meals and overnight at the hut. (9,000ft).
DAY 2:Mandara hut (2700m) – Horombo hut (3720m)
After breakfast, follow the ascending path through the alpine – meadow. The altitude begins to change and slowdown your pace while enjoying the flora and the view of Mawenzi and Kibo peaks. Arrive at the Horombo Hut 12km from Mandara. Meals and overnight at the hut. (12,520ft).
DAY 3: Horombo hut (3720m) – Kibo hut (4700m)
After breakfast, resume the climb, the landscape becomes rugged and rocky. Lobelias begin to appear. Climb to Kibo Hut. Meals and overnight at the hut. (15,520ft)
DAY 4: Summit Attempt!! Kibo hut (4700m) – Uhuru Peak (5895m) – Horombo hut (3720m)
The beginning of the last ascent is made in the wee hrs of the morning while the scree is still frozen. Climb the very steep part of the route to GILMANS POINT (most difficult and tiring part). UHURU PEAK is reached within an hour’s walk along the crater rim. (19,344ft). Start the walk along the craters rim. (19,344ft). Start the descent to Horombo hut for overnight
DAY 5: Horombo hut (3720m) – Marangu Gate (1980m)
Return to a hotel in Moshi/Arusha. After lunch, have a good rest, meals and overnight at your hotel.
Day 7, 8 & 9: Zanzibar vacation Tour
In all these days you will spend your time while relaxing on hot sand beach of Zanzibar to recover from exhaustion after trekking. Visit spice plantation, later go on dolphin tour or snorkeling. You will opt also to visit historical sites.