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Wed, Feb 20, 2019
DAY 1:

Transfer from Kilimanjaro International Airport to Suye hill for dinner and overnight.

 DAY 2:

Briefing and preparation day for Kilimanjaro trekking Machame route by Kilimanjaro Mountain guide.

DAY 3:

An early start with a drive to Machame gate. Begin trekking through the rain forests on a winding trail, for 5-7 hrs past the first Unipart hut to the Machame hut campsite (3100m). Overnight.

DAY 4:

After breakfast, leave the glades of the rain forest and continue on an ascending path, crossing a little valley and walking along a steep rocky ridge covered with heather until the end of the ridge. The route now turns west onto a river gorge at 3658m (5-7 hours). Overnight at the Shira hut campsite (3800m).

DAY 5:

On this day after breakfast, continue to the nearby Shira Plateau, the Shira needles and cathedral. From the Shira Plateau continue trekking to the east towards the lava tower called the sharks tooth. Shortly after the tower you come to a junction leading to the arrow glacier. Continue to Barranco hut campsite (3900m) for overnight. (5-7 hours)

DAY 6:

Leaving Barranco and ascend the Barranco Wall with some wonderful views for the top. Then descend through the Karanga Valley to your next camp site for the night (about 3-4 hours).

DAY 7:

In the morning an easy day continues trekking to the Barafu hut campsite (4600m) for overnight. (3-4 hours). The two peaks, Mawenzi and Kibo can be seen from this point.

DAY 8:                                           

An early start for Stella point (5745m) on the way to the Summit, Uhuru peak. This part of the climb takes about 8hrs. You have now reached the highest point in Africa (5895m)!! From the summit descend back to Barafu, (about 3 hours) then continue to Mweka hut campsite (3100m) for overnight (5 hours).

DAY 9:

The day is spent descending to the Mweka gates, (5 hours), where you will be met & transferred to Arusha at Suye hill for dinner and overnight.
This day we will have congratulation party.

DAY 10:

Leisure day in Arusha walking around the city  shopping can be done.
There should be two activities to do visit Maasai market and children living center it’s orphanage school. Then on the evening another special dinner at Carnivore restaurant where you have wild meat as antelope, buffalos, ostrich etc.
Dinner and overnight at Suye hill

DAY 11:

After breakfast drive to Tarangire national park game drive in the park late afternoon drive to Karatu via Mto wa Mbu.
Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro farm house.

DAY 12:

Morning after breakfast drive to Ngorongoro, descend to the crater for the full day crater tour with picnic lunch box. Evening ascend from crater to the camp.
Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge.

DAY 13:

Morning after breakfasts proceed to Serengeti NP via optional Olduvai gorge with lunch box game drive en-route to Seronera.
Dinner and overnight at Ndutu tented camp next to wild mammals.

DAY 14:

Morning game drive at Serengeti then drive back to Arusha.
Dinner and overnight at Suye hill.

DAY 15:

Free day Arusha leisure or tour to Moshi for the coffee farm before the others going back to Europe will be another option of visiting the banana wine factory,
Overnight at Suye hill.

DAY 16:

Morning after breakfast walking tour around the local market and different village for the cultural tour.
Dinner and overnight at Suye hill.

DAY 17:

Moning after breakfast another leisure then early lunch then transfer to Arusha airport for the local flight to Zanzibar.
Dinner and overnight Paradise beach resort.

DAY 18:

All day relaxation at Paradise Beach Resort.
Large selection of activities are available and can be booked at the resort, including Private beach area, Fitness centre, Fishing, Games room, Spa and wellness centre, Massage, Table tennis, Windsurfing, Darts, Library, Canoeing, Cycling, Diving, Snorkeling and Bicycle rental.
Dinner and overnight Paradise beach resort.

DAY 19:

All day relaxation at Paradise Beach Resort.
Dinner and overnight Paradise beach resort.

DAY 20:

All day relaxation at Paradise Beach Resort.
Dinner and overnight Paradise beach resort.

DAY 21:

All day relaxation at Paradise Beach Resort.
Dinner and overnight Paradise beach resort.

DAY 22:

Morning activities to lunch. After lunch transfer to Zanzibar airport for flight to Arusha.
Dinner and overnight at Suye hill.

DAY 23:

Another leisure day in Arusha option walking around Arusha or relax.
Dinner and overnight at Suye hill.

DAY 24:

Morning after breakfast drive to Machame where  we will meet historical tours lecturer. He is well versed in diverse subjects in African history; from the Nile Valley Settlements to the settlements on Mount Kilimanjaro and from the Bantu Migration to the origins  of local traditions and customs. He will discuss Chagga history and we will visit Sieny where people hid during the early civil wars and settlement conflicts.
Then we will drive to Mama Janeth Mallya for lunch with more informal conversations with the lecturer.
Late afternoon drive back to Arusha.
Dinner and overnight at Suye hill.

DAY 25

Free days in Arusha optional by any one wants to do anything this you should ask one before for extra cost.

DAY 26:

This day is parking day then after late lunch drive to airport for the flight back home.