Mount Meru Ascent

8 Day TK Lemosho route - Excel Series Climb, 3 Day Mount Meru Climb with Arusha Town Tour

Arrival

21st January 2023: Arrive at Arusha Airport (ARK) at TBA on flight TBA.

Once you have completed customs formalities and collected your luggage, please exit the airport building and then look out for our driver who should be wearing a black Team Kilimanjaro t-shirt and carrying a placard with your name on it, who will be waiting under a shelter for you at the meeting point outside. Our driver will transfer you to The Outpost Lodge for your over night.

Arusha Town Tour

22nd January 2023: Your chief guide will come to your hotel for your pre-climb briefing at approximately 0800, during which he will introduce himself, brief you on everything that will be happening throughout the duration of the Mt Meru climb, check any kit that you may have concerns over, issue any kit hire items that have been requested and he will also deal with any final pre-climb administration and answer any questions you may have. 

After your pre-climb briefing, you will be met by a TK driver and transferred to Arusha for town tour with guide. Afternoon return to The Outpost Lodge for your overnight.

Mount Meru

23rd January 2023: Collected from your hotel at 0730 and transferred to Arusha National Park for registration. After collecting a ranger, we drive to the viewpoint to begin our trek through rainforest into the the heart of the collapsed crater. After lunch we proceed to Miriakamba Hut for overnight at 2541m.

24th January 2023: After breakfast, morning ascent of Little Meru 3820m for acclimatisation. Descend to Saddle Hut for overnight at 3,564m.

25th January 2023: Midnight departure for the summit at 4566m. Descend to Miriakamba Hut for refreshments. Continue descent to vehicle collection point for return to hotel in Arusha.

26th January 2023: At leisure at The Outpost Lodge. Please let us know whether you need any assistance with organising activities for this day. Perhaps a day trip to Arusha National Park.

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Kilimanjaro

Once again, your chief guide will come to you at The Outpost Lodge for your pre-climb briefing on the evening of the Kilimanjaro climb and brief you on everything that will be happening throughout the duration of the climb, check any kit that you may have concerns over, issue any kit hire items that have been requested and he will also deal with any final pre-climb administration and answer any questions you may have.

27th January 2023: Your mountain guide and supporting crew will collect you from your hotel at approximately 0730 to transfer you to Kilimanjaro's Lemosho Gate to start your 8 day Lemosho β€˜Excel Series’ climb, finishing on 3rd February 2023.

A comprehensive itinerary of this route is available to download here πŸ“₯

3rd February 2023: We will collect you from Mweka Village when you finish your climb and will return you to The Outpost Lodge for your overnight stay.

Prices per person



No. in group πŸ‘‰ Solo 2 🧍 3 🧍 4 🧍 5 🧍 6 🧍 7+ 🧍
3 Day Meru Climb $1,190 $978 $913 $882 $865 $858 $851

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This safari itinerary is recommended from November to April when we expect the migration to be in the south.

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This safari itinerary is recommended from November to April when we expect the migration to be in the south.

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This safari itinerary is recommended from November to April when we expect the migration to be in the south.

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This safari itinerary is recommended from July to October when we expect the Migration to be in the Kogatende region of northern Serengeti.

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This safari itinerary is recommended from November to April when we expect the migration to be in the south.

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