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Mount Meru Climb Route - 6 Nights / 5 Days

This route has a moderate slope, making it less difficult to climb. It is the most popular way up Mountain Kilimanjaro, also, it is the only route with huts, having dormitory and simple dining rooms..

day. Accomodation Location
1 Hotel Arusha, Moshi
2 Mariakamba Hut Mt. Meru
3 Saddle Hut

Mt. Meru

4 Hotel

Arusha, Moshi

5 Hotel

Arusha, Moshi

day 1 - Arusha
Arrival in Kilimanjaro Airport – transfer to your Hotels in Arusha

day 2 - Mt. Meru, Mariakamba Hut
Transfer from hotel to the National Park Gate at Momella.From here you pass through lush forest, crossing the Ngare Nanyuki River to reach Miriakamba Hut (8337ft. /2541m) and return to saddle Hut. Camp Overnight .

day 3 - Mt. Meru, Saddle Hut
The path continues to ascend steeply through pleasant forest glades and giant heather to reach the summit of little Meru (12450 ft. /3794m) and return to Saddle Hut (11,713ft. /3570m). Camp Overnight .

day 4 - Arusha, Descend from the summit
An early start to reach Rhino Point, then on to the summit at 14,981 ft. /4566m. From here descend all the way down to Mommella Gate to Meet your vehicle transfer to Hotel.Overnight.

day 5 - Arusha
Breakfast in Hotel.End of tour.

Mount Meru Route including Kilimanjaro Routes :
- Mt. Meru Climb
- Marangu Route
- Machame Route
- Rongai Route


Mount Meru is the second highest mountain in Tanzania , at 4566 meters (14,979ft). It is overshadowed by Kilimanjaro, its famous neighbor, and frequently overlooked by visitors. But Meru is a spectacular mountain; a trek involves beautiful hiking through the grassland and forest on the mountain’s lower slopes, followed by a dramatic and exhilarating ridge-walk to the summit.

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