2020 Kilimanjaro Standard Package

Our Standard package option is similar as to what most of our competitors offer. Budget conscious hikers take advantage of the ‘Standard package’, that provides good and safe service at affordable rates.

Please note: Our climb starting dates are flexible and we can start a climb on any day requested, however if wanting to join others please visit our scheduled climb dates page (click on link).

Mt Kilimanjaro Ground & Flight Arrangement Packages

Prices Quoted in ZAR

All packages valid from 01 January 2020 – 31 December 2020

Standard packages

 

Standard packages starting from Moshi – all prices per person sharing
Optional flight booking ex Johannesburg (or Cape Town) Prices starting from R 5 900* per person return economy class including airport taxes
Ground arrangements (excluding flights) Details Group size
1 Climber 2–3 Climbers 4–5 Climbers
5 Day Marangu Route

1 Jan to 31 Dec 2020

5 day / 4 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation  

R 25 845 p/p

 

R 21 990 p/p

 

R 21 990 p/p

6 Day Marangu Route 

1 Jan to 31 Dec 2020

6 day / 5 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation  

R 29 370 p/p

 

R 25 515 p/p

 

R 25 515 p/p

6 Day Machame Route

1 Jan to 31 Dec 2020

6 day / 5 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation  

R 30 825 p/p

 

R 26 160 p/p

 

R 26 160 p/p

7 Day Machame Route 

1 Jan to 31 Dec 2020

7 day / 6 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation  

R 34 335 p/p

 

R 29 670 p/p

 

R 29 670 p/p

6 Day Lemosho/Rongai/Shira/Umbwe Routes

1 Jan to 31 Dec 2020

6 day / 5 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation  

R 32 475 p/p

 

R 26 985 p/p

 

R 26 573 p/p

7 Day Lemosho/Rongai/Shira/Umbwe Routes

1 Jan to 31 Dec 2020

7 day / 6 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation  

R 35 985 p/p

 

R 30 495 p/p

 

R 30 083 p/p

8 Day Lemosho/Rongai/Shira/Umbwe Routes

1 Jan to 31 Dec 2020

8 day / 7 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation  

R 39 495 p/p

 

R 34 005 p/p

 

R 33 593 p/p

Please note:

–       All prices per person sharing, except for group size single. Single room / tent supplements available on request.

–       All airfares subject to availability, quoted in economy class in the cheapest fare class available and including airport taxes.

–       Above quote rates are based on US $ 1 = R 15.00 and subject to change if exchange rates fluctuate.

–       All prices are subject to change without notice should Kilimanjaro National Park fees or government taxes / VAT change. Current park fees / taxes are valid till 30 June 2020 and subject to change from 1 July 2020 onward.

Our standard package includes the following:

  • Return shared shuttle bus transfers from Kilimanjaro airport to Moshi town and back
  • 2 Nights’ shared, budget accommodation at the Springlands Hotel in Moshi, on bed and breakfast basis (lunch and dinner can be arranged on request and at additional cost)
  • Hotel accommodation includes storage facilities for excess luggage during hikes
  • Return transfers between the hotel to the start / finish point of a climb
  • All Kilimanjaro National Park gate fees, camping / hut fees and climbing permits.
  • Kilimanjaro National Park rescue fees (Kilimanjaro Rescue Team)
  • Chief guide carries a Pulse Oximeter, used to take blood-oxygen level readings of clients twice a day
  • Emergency oxygen (for use in emergencies only – not as summiting aid)
  • Basic first aid kit (for use in emergencies only)
  • Qualified mountain guide, assistant guides, porters and cook
  • Staff are paid as per KINAPA guidelines
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as hot drinks on the mountain
  • Camping equipment (tents, sleeping mat, camp chairs (no back rest), camp tables, mess tent & cutlery for meals) – not applicable on the Marangu route as all meals are served at the camps in designated dining halls
  • Water for washing up daily
  • Porter to carry your duffel bag, with maximum weight of 15kg / 32 lbs, from one camp to the next camp
  • Our exclusive, printable Climbing Kilimanjaro 15 page altitude sickness survival guide
  • Kilimanjaro National Park certificate for your successful summit attempt
  • A comprehensive Climbing Kilimanjaro Travel Information pack

Excluded from above package rates:

  • Flights and airport taxes
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Hotel accommodation with the Standard Package does not include dinner, but could be arranged at an additional cost
  • Compulsory tips for guides, porters and cook (average tip is anything from US$250 to US$ 350 per hiker – depending on the number of days and number of hikers in the group, as well as the route chosen)
  • Entry visa for Tanzania – not required for South African passport holders
  • Vaccination requirements (Yellow Fever – only compulsory if you travel to Tanzania via a Yellow Fever infected country, Meningitis & Hepatitis A remains optional, but recommended)
  • Optional but highly recommended travel and medical insurance.
  • Standard Packages do not include Flying doctors memberships (Helicopter evacuation to Nairobi), but could be done at own arrangement
  • Personal hiking/trekking gear – you could rent some of the gear in Tanzania
  • Optional, but highly recommended Portable toilet (Portable toilet not allowed on the Marangu route)
  • Snacks, sports drink, personal medicine and water purifying tablets
  • Meals and drinks not specified