Mount Meru is a dormant stratovolcano located 70 kilometres west of Mount Kilimanjaro in the country of Tanzania. At a height of 4,562.13 metres, it is visible from Mount Kilimanjaro on a clear day, and is the fifth-highest mountain in Africa, dependent on definition.
Mount Meru is located just north of the city of arusha, In the arusha region of Tanzania. It is the second highest mountain in Tanzania after Kilimanjaro. The Momella route which start at momella gate is used to climb mount meru.

Day 1 : Early in the morning after Breakfast, you will be picked at your hotel and drive to Momella gate(1500m) for registration and start the climbing to Miriakamba hut (2514m), It takes 4 to 5 hours and covers 6 kilometers. Dinner and overnight at Miriakamba hut.
Day 2 : After breakfast, you will start your hike towards saddle hut(3560m), the hike will get steeper this day,I takes 3 to 4 hours and covers around 7 kilometers,Dinner and overnight at saddle hut.
Day 3 : This is the summit day, You will start the hike around midnight to the peak(4566m) , after reaching the peak, you will take photos and descend down to Miriakamba hut for dinner and overnight.This entire walk takes 12 to 14 hours and covers around 19 kms.
Day 4 : This is the last day, after breakfast you will start your hike down the Mountain to Momella gate, The hike takes 3 hours, The vehicle will be waiting for you at the gate to transport you back to the hotel in Moshi town.

Mount Meru Climb

(Daily Walking times)

DayHut accomodationHoursKilometres
1Momella Gate (1500m) – Miriakamba Hut (2514m)4-56 km
2Miriakamba Hut (2514m) – Saddle Hut (3560m)3-47 km
3Saddle Hut (3560m) – Socialist Peak (4566m) – Miriakamba Hut (2514m)12-1419 km
4Miriakamba Hut (2514m) – Momella Gate (1500m)2-313 km

Prices / included Services

Pricing for the Mount Meru Climb 3 Days (per person)
1 Person2 Persons3-4 Persons5-6 Persons7 Persons and more
1150 USD950 USD910 USD870 USD830 USD
Pricing for the Mount Meru Climb 4 Days (per person)
1 Person2 Persons3-4 Persons5-6 Persons7 Persons and more
1250 USD1100 USD1050 USD1000 USD950 USD

Prices includes

  1. 1 night accommodation in Moshi before the trekking( bed and breakfast)
  2. Airport transfer on arrival and during departure day
  3. All entrance fees to Kilimanjaro National Park
  4. 3 meals per day during the climb (breakfast, lunch and dinner every day)
  5. Drinking water during the entire climb
  6. Transport to the starting point of the climb and back on the final day
  7. Salaries for the entire Team
  8. All camping facilities (tent, dining tent, cooking facilities)
  9. Private Portable Toilet

Prices does not include

  1. Alcohol and soft drinks
  2. Sleeping bags
  3. Flights
  4. Visa fees
  5. Tips (10% of the amount paid for Kilimanjaro Climb)
  6. Travel insurance