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Kilimanjaro Express

Short on time, big on motivation — here’s the faster way to the top

The Kil­i­man­jaro Express spends two few­er days on the moun­tain than our stan­dard climb. Climbers must be in excel­lent phys­i­cal con­di­tion in order to suc­cess­ful­ly accli­ma­tize with­in the short­er trip dura­tion. Add a quick safari and you have a com­plete African adventure.


  • Kil­i­man­jaro Express

    $5,275 – 10 Days / Includes trav­el time

    Minimum 4 participants

  • Sin­gle Sup­ple­ment (I want my own room) – $600


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Flight Information

The total num­ber of days for your trip includes all trav­el to and from your des­ti­na­tion, with some excep­tions. Dates list­ed on the web­site start with a depar­ture date from the U.S. and include the day you arrive home. For this trip you will need to arrive at Kil­i­man­jaro Inter­na­tion­al Air­port (JRO) in Arusha, Tan­za­nia on Day 2, which in most cas­es will have arrival times in the after­noon or late evening. You will be met at the air­port by a Moun­tain Mad­ness rep­re­sen­ta­tive and trans­ferred to your hotel.

Your return flight home will be the last date list­ed on the dates and prices page. The trip itin­er­ary assumes that this will be a one-day return flight home. Your return flight home will be an overnight flight depart­ing from Arusha, Tan­za­nia in the late evening for a night flight back to the US or your final destination.

Please con­tact our office for any help need­ed with your flight schedule.


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  • Kil­i­man­jaro Express


    10 Days / Includes trav­el time

    Minimum 4 participants

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19,341 ft / 5895 m

The Route

Lemosho Route via the Shi­ra Plateau-West­ern Breach


Advanced Begin­ner

Trekking involves 4 – 5 hours of walk­ing per day with an ele­va­tion gain of

up to 1,000 feet / 305 meters. You should be in good phys­i­cal shape and

par­tic­i­pat­ing in 3 – 4, 1‑hour min­i­mum car­dio­vas­cu­lar work­outs per week 

before the trek. Par­tic­i­pants are encour­aged to walk sev­er­al hours or 

more a week lead­ing up to the trek.

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