OVERVIEW OF THE MOUNT MERU CLIMBING EXPEDITION
Mount Meru is second highest mountain in Tanzania at a height of 4,565 meters (14,977 ft) and is the eighth highest mountain in Africa.It is the topographic centerpiece of Arusha National Park. Its fertile slopes rise above the surrounding savanna and support a forest that hosts diverse wildlife, including nearly 400 species of birds, and also colobus monkey,buffalos,Girrafe.
3 DAYS – MOUNT MERU CLIMBING EXPEDITION
Full Safari Itinerary
Day 1: Arusha – Momella gate – Mariakamba Hut
Drive 1 Hr, Hike Distance 10 km, 4 – 5 hrs, 1000m ascent
Dinner and overnight Mariakamba Hut.
Day 2: Mariakamba Hut to Saddle Hut
Hike Distance 4km, 2 – 3 hrs, 1050m ascent
Dinner and overnight Saddle Hut.
Day 3: From Meru Summit to Saddle Hut to Momella Gate and back to Arusha
Hike Distance 14km, 6 to 8hrs, 3050m descent,
Drive 1 hr back to Arusha.