Rongai Route

Rongai Route

The Rongai Route is a popular path for climbers heading towards the majestic summit of Mount Kilimanjaro, located in Tanzania. Tucked away on the mountain’s quieter northern side, this route presents a peaceful ascent, a world away from the hustle and bustle of the busier trails. Here, climbers can immerse themselves in the serenity of nature, truly appreciating the stunning landscapes around them. Additionally, the Rongai Route has a higher success rate for reaching the peak due to its gradual incline, which allows climbers to adjust to the altitude more comfortably.

As you embark on this journey, the Rongai Route unfolds a dynamic panorama of shifting terrains. Initially, you’ll pass through verdant pine and cypress plantations that eventually give way to sprawling alpine meadows as you ascend higher. This ever-changing scenery adds an element of wonder to the trek, keeping you engaged and eager to discover what lies ahead.

The Rongai Route isn’t just about the breathtaking landscapes; it’s also a route rich in wildlife. Along the way, you might catch sight of colobus monkeys playing among the tree branches or spot larger game in the distance. This chance to observe wildlife in its natural habitat adds an extra layer of thrill to the climbing experience.

When you reach the higher altitudes, the lush vegetation gradually thins out, replaced by the stark beauty of the mountainous terrain. Here, the snow-capped peak of Mount Kilimanjaro unveils itself in all its awe-inspiring grandeur. After days of strenuous but rewarding climbing, you’ll finally stand at the summit, taking in the exhilarating feeling of conquering the roof of Africa. Whether you’re a seasoned mountaineer or a novice trekker, the Rongai Route promises an adventure that will etch itself indelibly on your memory.


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Included in Price Package

• Private transport to & from Kilimanjaro International Airport to your accommodations in Moshi.
• 2 nights of accommodation in Moshi.
• Transportation to & from the Kilimanjaro gate
• Park entry fees,
• Camping fees
• Team Kilimanjaro Rescue fees
• Mountain tents
• Sleeping Mats
• Professional mountain guides, cook and porters
• Constant health checkups during your climb
• 3 hot meals daily while on the mountain
• Enough treated & filtered drinking water throughout the trek
• Hot water for washing
• Fair wages for the mountain crew
• Government taxes
• Emergency first-aid kit
• 18% VAT on tour fees & services

Not Included

– Lunches, dinners and drinks at your hotel before and after climb.
– Travel insurance
– Portable flush toilet with a toilet tent is available for extra charges $ 80 for the entire trek.
– Flights
– Laundry (Available at hotel)
– Personal items and toiletries
– Tips for guides, porters and cook

Tipping on Kilimanjaro

From the trekking group (not per climber):

• Guides: $20/day/guide
• Cook: $15/day
• Porter: $10/day/porter