Price to climb Kilimanjaro, beautiful white clouds filtering through the valley next to Lava tower

Price to climb Kilimanjaro

To see the price to climb Kilimanjaro, click on any of our package options below. We also offer discounted rates for children aged 15 years or less. The price to climb Kilimanjaro is expensive due to very high park fees. The cheapest option to climb Kilimanjaro, is to choose the 5 day Marangu route. This is also the most unsuccessful route option up the mountain. The operational cost for operators is more or less the same. If an operator is offering you a very low price they are likely cutting on crew salaries, food quality and / or mountain gear quality.

2024 Kilimanjaro Group hike rates
2024 Kilimanjaro Private hike rates
2024 Kilimanjaro Comfort upgrade rates

Price to climb Kilimanjaro, group & private hike differences

We design all our Kilimanjaro hikes to ensure hikers experience:

  • high safety standards,
  • enjoy high comfort levels,
  • and receive superior service on their hike.

To make the price to climb Kilimanjaro more affordable, you choose to join an existing group hike. Our group hikes are perfect for individuals who want to take advantage of cheaper group rates. There is also a social benefit to join likeminded adventurers from around the world. We cap group hikes at a maximum of 12 hikers.

If none of the scheduled group hikes fit your schedule, can schedule a new hike as per your requirements. We will then open your hike to others and try our best to get more hikers to join your hike.

We also arrange private hikes, as per your requested the departure date. A dedicated mountain team will be assigned for your group only. Please note there will be other hikers on the route and campsites. 

ServiceKilimanjaro Group tourKilimanjaro Private tour
Flexible hike starting date as per your requirements The hike will start as per the set departure date You can choose your hike starting date
Hotel standard 2 nights 3 star hotel in Moshi 2 nights 3 star hotel in Moshi
Safe luggage storage at hotel while on the trek Included Included
1 group transfer from hotel to park gate and 1 group transfer from park gate to the hotel Included Included
Hotel meals Dinner, bed and breakfast Dinner, bed and breakfast
3 liters of mineral water on day 1 of the hike Excluded 3 liters mineral water provided on day 1
Boiled drinking water while climbing Mt Kilimanjaro Drinking water boiled on the mountain Drinking water boiled on the mountain
Optional daily Facebook photo updates while hiking Mt Kilimanjaro Not available Complimentary
Portable toilet ( tented routes only) (not applicable Marangu) Excluded, optional extra Excluded, optional extra
Voluntary KPAP approved partner (Kilimanjaro Porters Assistance Project) Staff paid & treated as per KPAP guidelines Staff paid & treated as per KPAP guidelines
Porter carry your daypack during summit attempt Excluded, optional extra Excluded, optional extra
4 Season sleeping tents (2 persons sharing) / Marangu route shared use mountain huts Included Included
Camping chairs, tables, and dining / mess tent (not Marangu route) Included Included
One luggage porter carry duffel bag 15kg / 32lbs per hiker Included Included
Sleeping mat (not applicable Marangu) Included Included
Breakfast, lunch and dinner provided while climbing Mt Kilimanjaro ** Included Included
Kilimanjaro National Park trained and certified English speaking guide/s Included Included
Trained cook / chef and use of cutlery & crockery Included Included
Emergency first aid Kit supplied while climbing Mt Kilimanjaro Included Included
1 Emergency oxygen set supplied per group while climbing Mt Kilimanjaro Included Included
Pulse Oxi-meter & health checks twice daily while climbing Mt Kilimanjaro Included Included
Daily water for washing up while climbing Mt Kilimanjaro Included Included

** We can accommodate most special dietary requirements on the mountain, subject to pre-arrangement.

Price to climb KilimanjaroHike starting dates

All of our climb Kilimanjaro packages are very flexible! We will gladly schedule a new hike to suit your calendar preference. Opting for a private hike ensures the privacy of your climb.

If you are interested in joining one of our existing hikes the price to climb Kilimanjaro will get less. Please visit our scheduled Group Hike page. If none of the requested hikes and dates fit your requirements, please let us know. We can schedule a new hike as per your requirements and try to get more hikers to join your hike.