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The Top 17 Jackets to Pack for Climbing Kilimanjaro

By on March 28, 2018 in Kilimanjaro Category with 0 Comments
The Top 17 Jackets to Pack for Climbing Kilimanjaro

What’s the best jacket to pack for climbing Kilimanjaro? This is a question we get often – and one we are happy to help you find the answer to. In short, you’ll need several jackets to comfortably (and safely) climb Kilimanjaro. That’s because, when you climb from the base of Mount Kilimanjaro all the way […]

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17 Expert Tips to Budget for Your Kilimanjaro Climb Cost from Top Travel Bloggers

By on March 21, 2018 in Kilimanjaro Category with 0 Comments
17 Expert Tips to Budget for Your Kilimanjaro Climb Cost from Top Travel Bloggers

How do you budget for your Kilimanjaro climb so you don’t drain your bank account or max out your credit cards? The average Kilimanjaro climb cost (from a reputable company) starts around $4,000 (not including airfare) and packages usually cover park fees, food, wages, gear, ground transport and medical equipment for you, your guides and your […]

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Mount Kilimanjaro Facts: 15 Famous People, Treks, and Myths from the Summit

By on March 14, 2018 in Kilimanjaro Category with 0 Comments
Mount Kilimanjaro Facts: 15 Famous People, Treks, and Myths from the Summit

What are the most interesting Mount Kilimanjaro facts you know? From random trivia tidbits to impress your friends with to record-setting climbs and famous celebrities who’ve tried to conquer the mountain, today we’ll be sharing 15 fun facts about this once-in-a-lifetime journey sure to inspire your next adventure — or at least help you gush […]

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6 Tips for Finding an Experienced Guide to Help You Climb Kili

By on March 7, 2018 in Kilimanjaro Category with 0 Comments
6 Tips for Finding an Experienced Guide to Help You Climb Kili

Did you know you can’t climb Kili without a licensed and registered guide? The government of Tanzania and the Mount Kilimanjaro National Park made it a rule that all treks up the mountain need a registered, licensed guide at the helm. That’s for a few reasons.  Most importantly, a Mount Kilimanjaro hike can be dangerous. […]

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Should You Take Diamox to Overcome the Kilimanjaro Altitude?

Should You Take Diamox to Overcome the Kilimanjaro Altitude?

Many mountain myths have surfaced surrounding this “wonder drug” and we hope to clarify its performance with the following myths and facts.

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