Route: Mt. Kilimanjaro National Park- Maundi carter tour
Duration: full day
Season: All year round
Group Size: 1person and above
Day Tour Marangu trekking to Maundi crater
Depart from Arusha approx. 3hrs drive/Moshi town about 45minutes drive, head to Marangu Gate on the eastern side of Mt. Kilimanjaro. Register at the park office, and then start hiking through the rain forest to the upper edge of the forest. Lunch will be served on the way if the weather allows, stretch to Mandara Camp approximate hiking is 3-4 hours. Reach Mandara Huts explore the camp which rich with wildlife such as black and white colobus monkeys, birds, massive trees, here you will meet other hikers. You will be provided with a packed lunch-box that can include sandwiches, boiled eggs, fruits, and grilled chicken thighs. You will not need to buy mineral water because it included as well.
Please let us know if you have any special dietary requirements or food allergies and we will arrange accordingly. Please notify us as soon as possible
After a short tour at the camp start stretch to Maundi Crater about 15 minutes away, Maundi crater is a relatively small depression that is located near Mandara huts campsite on mt Kilimanjaro. It was formed as a result of the volcanic activity that was present on the mountain, evident today by the hampered vegetation growth that is present inside it today. the trail passes through a short stretch of forest. On the rim of Maundi if the weather has to be clear for the best views. On a clear day, you’ll have magnificent views that stretch all the way to Kenya as the rim is close to the northern border of Tanzania and Kenya. Take some photos and descend to Marangu gate transfer to the hotel or to the Airpot. This tour is ideal for travelers who have no much time to go for the full ascent to Mount Kilimanjaro so you can mix it with safari.