The highest mountain in Africa and the pride of Tanzania, and it’s highest freestanding mountain of the world and the home to a magnificent national park which is also considered as the seven wonders of Africa. The park offers breathtaking views as well as home to many wild animals which include tree hyrax, grey duiker, bushbuck, red duiker, Cape buffaloes, Elephants, blue monkeys, western black and white colobuses, and leopards.
Kilimanjaro National Park
The park is located near Moshi town and is listed as one of the World Heritage Sites recognized by UNESCO in 1987. The park is one of the compelling beauties of East Africa and one of the world’s most accessible high summits, a beacon for visitors from around the world. Mt. Kilimanjaro it is considered the second most visited national parks in Tanzania which covers an area of 1,688 square Kilometers.
The national park is counted as the paradise for the birders as there are almost around 150 species of birds that can be spotted. It is estimated that between 35,000 and 50,000 people attempt to climb Mount Kilimanjaro each year
The best way to reach the Kilimanjaro national park.
By air and the closest airport to fly is Kilimanjaro international airport. Or catch a flight to Kilimanjaro from Dar es Salaam airport, Zanzibar airport or Dar es Salaam international airport, Tanzania.
By road from Arusha town, Moshi town, Mkomazi National Park Tanzania or from Kenya via Namanga
WHAT TO DO
The national park offers a number of activities to the tourists, such as:
- Kilimanjaro Climbing,
- Bird watching & Wildlife viewing,
- Nature Walking, Culture tour, Cycling
All of the Climbing-Kilimanjaro packages are very flexible, and we will delightedly schedule a new hike to costume your calendar preference, add it to our online schedule and allow other hikers to join you. Alternatively, we could keep your booking private – terms and conditions available on request. Should you be interested to join one of our current bookings, make sure you visit our scheduled page for more information?