Board the morning shuttle or fly till Arusha / Moshi, where you will have the first night in preparation for the following daysí trek. Dinner and overnight in a lodge / camp.
The day begins with a long drive to Londorossi Park Gate (2,100 m) for registration. You start hiking along a forest trail to reach Mti Mkubwa (big tree) campsite, (2,750m, 3 - 4 hrs).
start. Leaving the forest, the trail gets steeper as it enters the moorland
zone towards Gane and
Hiking eastwards across Shira Plateau and Shira Cathedral you cross the moorland meadow to reach Shira Hut 2 for dinner and overnight camping (3,840 m).
a rocky and rugged eastward path you ascend to the
5 -† 6† hrs) for lunch. This is a short distance
hike to help your acclimatization. From the
starts as a scramble up Barranco Wall (which is
easier than it looks) to top out just below the Heim Glacier. The route then
heads through the
final ascent is started around midnight while the scree
is still frozen. There is a steep climb to Stella Point. The route then
flattens along the crater rim for the final stage, to reach the ice capped
After an early and well-deserved breakfast, it is a short 4 to 5 hr scenic hike back to Mweka national park gate to pick up your certificates before your driver takes you back to your hotel.
transferred to the Airport for your afternoon or morning flight to
††† to enjoy your beach life before returning to your country.