Get a taste of trekking on Mt. Kilimanjaro without climbing all the way to the top! This day hike to the beautiful Shira Plateau begins at Londorosi gate 2250 m and takes you through the shrub-steppe on the lower slopes of Mt. Kilimanjaro. You’ll hike for approximately 7 hours, with little elevation gain, to shira 1 and shira 2 elevation 3850m above the sea ,camps used by people trekking . You’ll have your picnic lunch and you can watch the hustle and bustle of guides, porters, cooks and clients arriving and setting up camp for the night. It’s a great spot for photos, too, with views to the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro. In the early afternoon, you’ll hike back to the vehicles for your return trip to Arusha.
- Guided hike
- Explore the unique, higher-elevation landscapes of Mt. Kilimanjaro.
- Enjoy stunning vistas of the plains below and the peaks above.
- Picnic at Shira Base Camp and take in the bustle of camp life on the mountain.
- Includes the expertise of a knowledgeable mountain guide.