Trekking Mount Meru - 6 Days / 5 Nights

Daily Itinerary

Day 1
Arrival Day in either Arusha or Moshi

On arrival you are personally met at the airport by one of our representatives and transferred to your chosen hotel in Arusha or Moshi. In the afternoon there is a full briefing with the climbs manager and your guide. Dinner is included.

Day 2: After breakfast we leave your hotel at 8:30 a.m and drive to Momella gate. We start the climb and stop for a picnic lunch before reaching the first hut called Miriakamba. We have dinner here and overnight in huts - Miriakamba hut (3 ½ hrs walk).

Day 3: After breakfast we proceed with a climb to the second base called Saddle Huts. This is steeper than the day before but is a short 2 ½ hour trek. During the afternoon, we will take you up to the little Meru peak and back which offers views of the main summit. We then enjoy dinner and head to bed.

 
Stands of juniper and podocarpus provide shade
in the forest
You will be travelling with a small team of porters
   

Day 4: Waking up at midnight, we have a hot drink before starting the climb up to Mount Meru peak. We reach the summit crossing rocky path and then return back down to the Saddle huts for a full breakfast. The rest of the day will be spent resting. Lunch, dinner and overnight at Saddle hut.

Day 5: Leave Saddle hut and descend down to Momella gate via first hut (Miriakamba) where you will be transferred to your hotel.

Day 6: Arusha or Moshi
Breakfast
Departure day. If you would like to book additional nights please inform us as early as possible. We will arrange for you to be transferred to the airport or you may join a Kili Base Adventure safari and continue your holiday with us and visit the world famous game parks of Tanzania or attempt Mount Kilimanjaro.

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