Planning and booking Kilimanjaro climbing travel tips are provided here.

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These Kilimanjaro climb travel tips helps tourists book and trek Kilimanjaro to summit because of proper planning. These are Best time to go climb Kilimanjaro, climbing training, hiking gears, choosing Kilimanjaro routes, acclimatization, how much cost to climb Kilimanjaro, credit card online payment and Solo travel Kilimanjaro trekking. You can read more travel tips from reputable Tour Operator website in Moshi, Kilimanjaro Travel Adventure Safaris Ltd

Travel tips useful for Mountaineers planning Kilimanjaro climbing trips

Adventurers and Mountaineers would be comfortable and achieve most success by following these below Travel tips when planning and booking Kilimanjaro trekking adventure. Or read more from Travel market site to book your Kilimandscharo klettern reisen

Best time Mountaineering season for Kilimanjaro is July to September and December to February, these months are good and are October, November, March and June. NOT recommended time is April and May, unless your schedule or vacation leave gives you this option. April and May are full of rains and hence % success reduced.

Mount Kilimanjaro climb is Non technical mountaineering among those 7 summit World highest peaks. NO Technical training needed to climb Mount Kilimanjaro, usually slight exercise is needed. Usually 3 days running or jogging and Pushups can be done, if you are working in Office most of time, you may need to begin Gym exercise. Exercise means to increase lung breathing capacity and bring your leg muscles used to strenuous jobs.

Hiking gears are personal gears which support you for Kilimanjaro trekking. Some gears are Mountain boots, sleeping bags, warm clothes, rain coat, gloves, head torch, HAT, Goggles etc. Climber can bring them or hire from Moshi Mountain outfitter gears Stores.

Kilimanjaro trails are pathways which lead a tourist to Kilimanjaro summit. Usually each Kilimanjaro trail have unique features and different from each other. Kilimanjaro trails are Machame, Marangu, Umbwe, Shira, Rongai, Thomas Glacier, Northern circuit route and Lemosho. Most famous and first Kilimanjaro route used to ascend Kilimanjaro in 1889 is Marangu. However, nowadays Machame route has increased its popularity and many travelers prefer Machame route. Reason is that it has best way to acclimatize, cheap price to book and has scenic beauty views. Lemosho and Shira has beautiful scenery and has best acclimatization, but they are slightly costly than Machame.

Acclimatization methods

How to acclimatize:
Tourists can acclimatize by doing hiking activities at small hill in a destination like Usambara Lushoto or Ngorongoro Highlands or Mount Meru before attempt Mount Kilimanjaro.
Another way to acclimatize is by choosing favorite route which has good acclimatization like shira, Lemosho, Northern circuit and Machame.

One day before trekking visit waterfalls in Moshi Materuni is useful

Kilimanjaro climbing travel tips

Online booking and Joining groups

Online booking
This is easier way to inquire for price cost, examine all services included, look at your travel budget, compare travel deals and confirm booking by paying deposit, usually 10 to 30%. Methods to pay online are by Bank Wire Transfer through Online banking and Through Credit card Merchant payment systems like Skrill and Payoneer.

Joining group scheduled departure Kilimanjaro trips
Solo Travelers or even two people who want to make most of adventure fun and success can find and join group climbing up. Benefits of joining group is to save money and book budget Mountaineering trip in a group. Best time to find group scheduled to departure several days are July to September and December to March, recommended Kilimanjaro trails are Machame route, Marangu and Rongai.


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