5 Days Mount Meru Trekking - Meru Mountain Climbing

with a spectacular view of Kilimanjaro Mountain
Ideal for Acclimatization Before Kilimanjaro Mountain Trekking

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ash cone, Mount Meru Trekking,  Arusha National Park
Meru Mountain

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Western Breach Route 8 Days Trekking
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Mount Meru Trekking, Meru Mountain Climbing
Mariakamba Hut, Meru Mountain
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Mount Meru Trekking, Meru Mountain Climbing

Mount Meru - the fifth highest in Africa at 4,566 meters above the sea level – dominates the Arusha National Park’s horizon. Its peaks and eastern foot slopes are all protected within the national park.
Day 1: Arrive at Kilimanjaro Airport
Pickup from the Kilimanjaro Int. Airport and Transfer to Meru Mbega Lodge for dinner and overnight
Day 2: Momella Gate to Mariakamba Hut 3,500m
Depart form Meru Mbega Lodge to park gate on the other side of the park, meet the climbing staff and start walking through the park with armed ranger using northern route, which takes 3-4 hours from the gate to Mariakamba hut. It is shorter and steeper route, though with spectacular views of Mt. Kilimanjaro and Momella lakes. Wildlife along this route are buffalo, Maasai giraffe, Warthogs and Bushbuck. dinner and overnight at  Mariakamba Hut
Day 3: Mariakamba Hut to Little Meru 3,820m
Leaving Mariakamba Hut early in the morning (probably 4:00 am) winding up to Saddle Hut, approximately 3,500m; with view of Mt. Kilimanjaro, Momella lakes, Meru crater, Ash cone, Mt. Meru cliff and the little Meru; Have a break for lunch and gathering momentum, and then trek to the Little Meru 3,820 m summit. After drinks and photos starts the journey back to Saddle Hut for overnight the hut
Day 4: Saddle Hut to the Summit 4,566m
Early morning (probably 03:00am) climbing towards the summit of Meru Mountain 4,566m (as an option: walking on the rim of Meru Crater) this is the place to take Photos of Mount Kilimanjaro. Back to Saddle Hut for breakfast, lunch and diner as well as overnight at the hut
Day 5: Saddle Hut Momella Gate
After stretching and relaxing your painful muscles overnight start descending after breakfast and reach Momella gate at midday, picked-up and drive to  Arusha town for dinner at Meru Mbega Lodge. 

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 To climb Mt Meru, June-February although it may rain in November.
Best views of Kilimanjaro December-February