Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro Cost

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro Cost

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The Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro Cost is between $2000–$4000 per climber, depending on which route you select. This does not include airfare and personal gear that you want to buy or rent.

Depending on the route you take and the number of days you spend on the climb, Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing typically costs around $2000 to $4000 or more per person, depending on which route you take to the summit plus the number of people in a group.

The Total Cost To Climb Kilimanjaro is usually significantly more than the travel package numbers that you see on travel / adventure tour websites. There are a number of costs that are not accounted for in the total travel package cost.

In our experience there are 8 key Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro Cost that you should budget for, as follows.

  • Getting to Kilimanjaro – Flights - Budget at least $1000 - $1,300 for flights

  • Kilimanjaro Climbing Travel Packages - Budget $1,500 - $2,000 for all inclusive 7 or 8 days climbing package.

  • Tanzanian Visa - Budget $50

  • Kilimanjaro Travel Insurance - Budget $50-$100

  • Vaccinations and medications - Budget $100

  • Equipment and kit - Budget $600 - $800

  • Tipping guides and porters - Budget $200 - $300

  • Miscellaneous expenses - Budget $200 - $300



  • 2 transfers to and from the Kilimanjaro airport & route gate

  • Tanzania VAT on tourism activities and park fees.

  • Government taxes.

  • All park fees, camping fees, rescue fees and team fees.

  • 3 full fresh meals daily

  • Portable toilet for the trek

  • Emergency Equipment & Kits

  • Basic first aid kit (for use in emergencies only).


  • Flights and airport taxes

  • Items of a personal nature

  • Compulsory tips for guides, porters and cook

  • Entry visa for Tanzania

  • Health requirements

  • Highly recommended travel and medical insurance.

  • Personal hiking/trekking

  • Snacks, personal medicine and water purifying tablets


  • Booking with a trustworthy, compliant operator

  • Six Experienced Guides For Climbing

  • High Altitude Medical Emergency Training

  • Ample Time To Acclimate To The Altitude

  • Kilimanjaro National Park fees are included

  • company pays a living wage to their porters

  • Delicious meals included every day of your climb

  • Guides Carry safety equipment for Kilimanjaro Climb

  • Quality camp gear, equipment, and vehicles are standard

  • Transportation and a stay in a local hotel before and after your climb


Learning about the Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing and planning your route and flights is just the beginning of your adventure!

Well, we have you covered! We have put together a range of in-depth Climb Kilimanjaro Guide to help you with all of these extra factors, some of which you might not have even considered! These are all specifically related to Kilimanjaro Climbing, to ensure you get the right assistance to help you on your climb.

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Kilimanjaro FAQ's

Kilimanjaro FAQ's

Kilimanjaro Altitude Sickness

Altitude Sickness

Kilimanjaro Gear List

Kilimanjaro Gear List

Kilimanjaro Food

Kilimanjaro Food

Tipping On Kilimanjaro

Tipping On Kilimanjaro

Best Time To Climb Kilimanjaro

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Kilimanjaro Private Toilet Tents

Kilimanjaro Private Toilet Tents

Kilimanjaro Porters

Kilimanjaro Porters

Kilimanjaro Electronic Gadgets

Kilimanjaro Electronic Gadgets

Kilimanjaro Success Rate

Kilimanjaro Success Rate

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