We drive from Out Post Lodge in Arusha or Utetere Hotel to Momela Gate. After entry registration at the Gate our walk begins slowly with full armed park ranger escorting us for security against dangerous wild animals, simply we can see along the way the wild animals including buffalo,elephants, zebras, and giraffe , monkeys, antelope, and often elephants and buffalo are along the route.
Dinner and overnight night is at Miriakamba Hut.
From Momela Gate to Miriakamba Hut is (2500 m.): 5-7 hours walking.
Day 2: Saddle Hut (Full board)
Although a steep climb, our walk from Miriakamba Hut to the saddle at the Little Meru is a short day.
The walk will take us slowly along the ridge for a stunning view for the Meru Crater and the impressive Ash Cone.
After hot lunch at Saddle Hut we will now make a short climb to the summit of Little Meru (3,820m) for superb views just before sunset.
Dinner and overnight night is at Saddle Hut
Miriakamba Hut to Saddle Hut (3500 m.): 3-5 hours walking.
Day 3: From Saddle Hut to the summit to Miriakamba Hut (Full board)
Today we start our work very early at around 1:30 a.m. to climb steeply to Rhino Point (3,800 m.) and on to Cobra Point (4350m). Here we reach the summit (4,566 m) on time for sunrise there is a likely to see Kilimanjaro Peak if the weather is not clouds. The final part of the climb is along a spectacular narrow ridge line between the sheer inner cliffs and the sloping outer wall of the crater.
From here we take a short rest and brunch at Saddle Hut before continuing the descent to the Momella gate. The returning transfer will be waiting at Momella Gate to Arusha at Out post lodge.
Saddle Hut to the summit to Momella Gate: 12-14 hours walking.
Day 4: Depart Arusha/Moshi
Transfer from Arusha to Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) or any other point of departure Private departure transfer is included in your price
Just feel free to e-mail us at any time to discuss your travel plan and get the accurate quotation.
Do you lie trekking on Mt. Meru for Charity Challenge?
The above climb can be undertaken for your own personal charity or group charity.
3 Days Mount Meru climb Includes:
- Quality, waterproof mountain tents
- Professional, experienced, mountain guides
- All Park fees and Rescue fees
- All meals while on the Mountain
- Arrival and Departure transfers
- Guides, Porters, cook salaries and park fees
- Mess tents with table and chairs:
- Large portions of fresh, healthy, nutritious food:
- Clean, purified drinking water:
- Sleeping Mattress and pillows
Excludes: in 3 Days Mount Meru climb
- Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)
- Optional Tours (short safari, Zanzibar beaches, after your climb etc)
- Tipping and any items of personal nature.
Success rate on this 3 Days Mount Meru climb
Success is what we value during our climb. We are prepared for any situation and also have in a complete evacuation procedure in case of altitude sickness. We also carry first aid supplies.