How To Get A Good Night’s Sleep on Kilimanjaro

Climbing Kilimanjaro. It’s a bucket list dream for many, but just 35,000 of us attempt this mighty mountain each year, and if the unsubstantiated reports are to be believed, less than 50 per cent of us ever make it. As someone who has made it to Uhuru Peak twice, and has plans to do it…

The Mantis Collection: Upgrading Your Kilimanjaro Expedition

If you love the idea of Climbing Kilimanjaro, but dread the thought of spending your entire holiday camping, then why not give your expedition a luxurious upgrade with pre-climb accommodations at Siringit Villa, a post-climb safari at the brand-new Siringit Serengeti Lodge, and a luxury beach break at Nungwi Dreams. Part of the Mantis Collection,…

Climb Kilimanjaro January 2020: Group Tour for International Adventurers

Is climbing Mount Kilimanjaro easy? Do you have what it takes to reach Uhuru Peak? Find out in January 2020 on a 7-Day Machame Route Group Tour. The perfect winter holiday for travellers who love to combine activity with adventure, climbing Kilimanjaro is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that may well change your outlook on life. It’s…

Controversial Plans in Tanzania for a Cable Car on Mount Kilimanjaro

Climbing Kilimanjaro is a privilege. It’s a once in a lifetime experience that requires physical strength, mental determination, and the sheer will to succeed, and only those who have made it to the summit of Uhuru Peak will be able to explain the elation and sense of achievement one feels when watching the sunrise over…

Climb Kilimanjaro: Full Moon Dates 2019

With a new year finally upon us, now is the perfect time to start planning your 2019 holidays, and if this year is going to be the year when you finally cross ‘Climb Kilimanjaro’ off your Bucket List, why no do so under a full moon. Climbing Kilimanjaro is a once in a lifetime experience…

Want to Climb Kilimanjaro in 2019? Join the Equatours Group Expedition!

It’s been a while since Team Equatours Climbed Kilimanjaro, and so we have decided to pull on our hiking boots again in 2019 with 7-Day Machame Route Expedition – and you are invited to join us! Starting in Arusha on 1st October 2019, our Private Kilimanjaro Tour is designed for intrepid travellers who are looking…

Climbing Kilimanjaro: Summing Up Summit Night

Climbing Kilimanjaro is an exciting adventure, but if there is one thing that makes the most confident of climber quiver at the knees, it would have to be the thought of summit night. It’s long, it’s cold, and it is probably one of the most challenging hikes you are ever likely to face your life,…

Expedition Mount Meru: The Perfect Warm Up for Kilimanjaro

Climbing Kilimanjaro is possibly the Number #1 Bucket List Adventure in the world, and deservedly so. Africa’s highest mountain is one of the Seven Summits after all, and while many of us will never get to conquer Everest in Nepal, Denali in Alaska, or Carstensz Pyramid in Western Papua, Mount Kilimanjaro is within everyone’s reach….

Kilimanjaro Full Moon Dates 2018: Plan Your Private Expedition

If Climbing Kilimanjaro is at the top of your Bucket List for 2018, now is the perfect time to start planning your expedition to the Roof of Africa. Whether you decide on a Private Kilimanjaro Expedition, a scheduled group tour, or a charitable event, your journey to the top of Africa’s highest mountain is sure…