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Mt Kilimanjaro

Africa’s tallest mountain!

Welcome to Mt Kilimanjaro

Mount Kilimanjaro is a mountain in Tanzania that is popular among hikers and climbers. It can be climbed at any time of year, but the weather and difficulty may vary by season. The journey to the summit takes a few days and requires physical fitness and acclimatization to high….


The weather on Mount Kilimanjaro can vary depending on the elevation. At lower elevations (around 2,000 meters or 6,562 feet), the weather is typically warm and humid. At higher elevations, the temperature can drop significantly, especially at night. On the summit of the mountain, the temperature can be below freezing year-round. Rain is common at lower elevations, with the wettest months being from March to May and November to December. The driest months are from June to October.

It is important to be prepared for a range of weather conditions when climbing Mount Kilimanjaro. Layering is key, as the temperature can vary significantly from one part of the mountain to another. It is also a good idea to bring rain gear, as well as warm clothing for the higher elevations.

Getting there

The nearest airport to Mount Kilimanjaro is Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO), which is located about 45 kilometers (28 miles) from the mountain. The airport is served by a number of airlines, including Kenya Airways, Ethiopian Airlines, and Turkish Airlines. From the airport, you can take a taxi or shuttle to the mountain.


Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa, is situated in Tanzania and stands at a height of approximately 19,341 feet above sea level. Located near the border with Kenya, it is a popular spot for hikers and climbers, offering routes of varying difficulty. Many people choose to conquer the mountain as part of a personal challenge or charity event. While it can be climbed at any time of year, certain months may present more challenges due to the weather. The journey to the summit typically takes several days and requires a good level of physical fitness and acclimatization to the high altitude.



You can experience the beauty of Tanzania all year round by taking an unforgettable trip. Options for activities include going on a safari, climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, and ending your journey on the paradise island of Zanzibar. Everything is possible on this trip.

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