Tanzania Mountain Climbing

 

Some of these are among the most popular hiking and climbing destinations in the world. Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa and also the highest free standing mountain in the world, is a magnet for thousands of climbers from all around the world. Various climbing routes wind up Kilimanjaro offering an overwhelming experience to the intrepid climbers who scale the dramatic peak. Mount Meru offers a somewhat less challenging but equally breathtaking climb through the wildlife rich forests of the mountain’s upper reaches. Climbers pass through changing vegetation zones including lush tropical mountain forest, stark alpine moorland, and, on Kilimanjaro arctic desert where snow and ice prevail. Most routes require no special knowledge or training.

These are however steep climbing routes that require good fitness and health. Technical climbing routes exist on Kilimanjaro and other massifs in the area and can be arranged for interested parties.

Budget Climbing and Hiking ,Tanzania boasts some of the finest mountains and mountain ranges in the world.

Mount Kilimanjaro | Mount Meru | the Udzungwa Mountains | Usambara Mountains | Pare Mountains | Ol Doinyo Lengai | Monduli Mountain | Livingstone (Kipengere) Mountains | Mount Hanang

Tanzania Hiking

 Tanzania has a number of mid-range mountains ideal for walking and hiking. The Udzungwa and the Usambara Mountains in particular have an ideal landscape for recreation. If you like the idea of a hike that includes a good insight into local cultures, the Usambara Mountains are perfect. You will have the opportunity to visit villages, meet local people and learn about local lifestyles.