Kilimanjaro National Park

Kilimanjaro National Park

Overview

Overview

Kilimanjaro National Park houses Mount Kilimanjaro, remaining at 5,985 meters tall, the most fundamental mountain pinnacle of Africa and the world's tallest unattached mountain. Mount Kilimanjaro is a champion among the most prominent sights in Africa, sorted out toward the east of Arusha and north of the adjacent region of Moshi.

The Kilimanjaro national park has gathered vegetation that adjusts well-ordered as you rise to climb Kili's pinnacle. The vegetation of the delight center comes to from the Savannah meadows to the montane woods impelling the heath area and moorlands to raised deserts at the apex of Kilimanjaro.

Kilimanjaro National Park Wildlife Attraction

Leopards, elephants, buffalo, the risked Abbot's duikers, and other little pronghorns, little gazelles, mandrills, Columbus monkeys, support babies, and elands are found in the montane forest regions of the park.

Kilimanjaro National Park similarly has in excess of 150 aviary fauna species of which some are endemic to the region while others are transient. White-necked Raven, blue napped mousebirds, since quite a while back pursued trogon, diminish hornbill, African fish hawks, white-cheeked barbet and African diminutive person kingfisher are a fragment of the feathered animals that can be found in the preoccupation center.

Other Attractions

Other than the climbing, this exceptional peak a gathering of activities should be conceivable in the distraction concentrate such visiting its fondness, seeing untamed life on its slopes, ascertaining trout or making a trip to the Chala Crater Lake at the southeastern assessments of the mountain. Kilimanjaro Park has a lot to offer.

Safari Facts

Safari Facts

  • Kilimanjaro National Park is the second most visited park in Tanzania after Serengeti.
  • It houses the world's highest free-standing mountain, Mt Kilimanjaro.
  • It is a UNESCO world heritage site.
Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Extraordinary sunrises and sunsets
  • Breath-taking views
Cons
  • All-Big Five animals are not present
  • Most of the major game wildlife are missing
Map

Map

Kilimanjaro National Park Map
Uniqueness of Park

Uniqueness of Park

  • One of the biggest free-standing mountains on the planet and is one of a kind in being so near the equator but then having yearlong ice glaciers.
  • The only place where snow is found in Africa
Getting There

Getting There

The easiest way to reach Mount Kilimanjaro is from Moshi which is a 1-hour drive. While you can also take the flight to Mount Kilimanjaro National Airport which is a half hour drive from the park.

Best Time To Visit Tanzania

Best Time to Visit

Mount Kilimanjaro National Park can be visited all year round. However, the clearest and warmest conditions from December to February, but also dry (and colder) from July to September.

Activities

Activities

  • Trekking
  • Cultural tours
  • Mountain biking
  • Fishing
  • Walking safari
Health & Safety

Health & Safety

A few immunizations are likewise prudent when heading out to Tanzania all in all and to the Kilimanjaro National Park– look for guidance from your physicians.

As with most parks and reserves, it is very safe to travel to Mount Kilimanjaro National Park.

Food

Food

Joica Tours always look for healthy and tasty appetizers that delight our guests with all kinds, oriental, Indian, American, Italian, Ethiopian, etc.

In Breakfast, we typically include eggs, cereals, juice, fruit, toast, pancakes, etc. In Lunch, when you're out for game viewing, a box lunch is being provided by us, which typically contains chicken, a hard-boiled egg, cookie, and some kind of fruit, juice, sandwiches, chips and misc. sweets.

In dinner, you will be given a choice of chicken and chips, or ugali (which is a stiff portage with a stew over it), or sometimes you can get barbeque beef, chicken, or fish, again with chips and/or ugali. For refreshment, there is beer, wine, and soda pop available almost everywhere.

Remember to tell us if you have any special dietary requirements or restrictions – because both meat and nuts form a important part of the food on Kilimanjaro.

Moreover, we are pretty sure you won’t go hungry anyway.

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