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Climb Kilimanjaro

Climb Kilimanjaro

Climb Mount Kilimanjaro, a summit trek that appears on many a keen trekker’s wish list. Trek the scenic Lemosho route, or extend your experience by adding an ascent of neighbouring Mount Meru.

  • Population of Kilimanjaro Region: 1.64 million (2012)
  • Size of Kilimanjaro Region: 13,250 km²
  • Capital of Kilimanjaro: Moshi
  • Currency: Tanzanian shilling
  • Power supply: 220-250 Volts
  • Sockets: British-style or Indian-style three-pin plugs
  • Language: Swahili
  • Time difference: GMT +2 hours
  • Visas: British nationals require a visa and this must be obtained in advance.
  • Religion:
  • Popular dishes: Ugali, a polenta style dish made from corn flour, which is eaten with meat.
  • Popular drinks: Mbege, also known as banana beer, is a traditional brew of the Chagga ethnic group of Tanzania located in Kilimanjaro region
  • Did you know: Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest free-standing mountain in the entire world
  • FCO advice: FCO travel advice
  • World Travel Guide: World Travel Guide / Tanzania
  • World Travel Guide: World Travel Guide / Tanzania
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