Mount Kilimanjaro

Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania

Travel Blogs from Mount Kilimanjaro

Mount Kilimanjaro Travel Blogs (19)
Kilimanjaro - The Full Story, Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania travel blog

Kilimanjaro - The Full Story

A travel blog entry by zanziben

Kilimanjaro!! The mere mention of the word can bring grown men to their knees. Well, possibly not but I hope you'll agree it's pretty big. 5895m to be exact (although some maps say 5896m, I prefer these maps). It is the tallest free-standing mountain ...

Day 1 Kili Climb, Mount Kilimanjaro National Park, Tanzania travel blog

Day 1 Kili Climb

A travel blog entry by mish_brendan

7

... four hours to complete going "Pole pole" (slowly slowly) which is the number one rule for avoiding altitude sickness on Mount Kilimanjaro.  The rainforest scenery was very pretty and the lush, green overgrowth took our minds off the slow, easy walk ...

Day 4 Kili Climb, Mount Kilimanjaro National Park, Tanzania travel blog

Day 4 Kili Climb

A travel blog entry by mish_brendan

7

... the base of the final ascent. The landscape was fairly boring other than the amazing views of Mawenzi which is the lower peak of Mount Kilimanjaro.  Although not as high few people attempt to summit this peak as it is very dangerous due to its steep, ...

Day 3 Kili Climb, Mount Kilimanjaro National Park, Tanzania travel blog

Day 3 Kili Climb

A travel blog entry by mish_brendan

5

... rich portions of food.  We were given an interesting combination of fried rice with bolognaise sauce.  Sleeping was much more comfortable tonight as we shared a four birth A-frame hut with two American physio students who are on prac in ...