Tour Overview

Meru is one of the few mountain in the world lives higher density of wildlife, even in the higher altitude, trekking in this mountain will take you through various type of habitats, from the open grasslands, montane forest, rocky ridge and cliffs where offers challenges and stunning views.

Trek summary

Private Group
Duration 2 Nights 3 Days
Destination: Mt.Meru
Level of Accommodation: Midrange Huts
Best time for hiking is from June to February.

0: Upon your arrival from Kilimanjaro International Airport /Arusha Domestic Airport you will be met by our airport representative and transferred to your city hotel for pre-briefing and overnight stay before set-out for your life time adventure.

1Day 1:Arusha / Arusha National Park

Driving distance 30km 45minutes
Arusha 1400m-Miriakamba Hut 2514m
Duration:5-6hr of hiking

Departure is after an early breakfast, drive to the Momela Gate in Arusha National Park, as you register with Tanzania National Park, the potters will organize and parking the belongings, thereafter a trek start, past some awesome open plains where provides clear sights for Giraffe, buffalos, warthog and baboons. An armed ranger hired through the national park will trek with our team for the duration of the hike.

A walk will take you through a stunning river, open grassland and a waterfall just at the foot of the Mt.Meru. lunch will be served in the forest, thereafter you will continue trekking and enjoying fauna and flora, as you arrive at the camp you will spend the rest of the evening enjoying the surrounding nature and spectacular views before dinner,
Overnight stay at Miriakamba Hut(2514m)

2Day 2: Miriakamba Hut-2514m Saddle Hut-3500m

Duration 3-5hrs of hiking

After a breakfast you will start your day ascent the long, steep and narrow trail to saddle, in a lucky daywildlife can be seeing along the way, the trail will never fail to enthrall your attention from its stunning views of the Crater and the ashy tray, upon you arrival at the camp you will have an option of hiking little Meru 3820m with your guide to father acclimate, you will be served an early dinner, by then rest before setoff for a midnight summit attempt. We recommend you to take an early sleep.
Dinner and overstay at Miriakamba Hut

3Day 3: Saddle Hut 3500m - Summit Attempt4566m

Arusha 1400m
Duration 12-14 hours
Your guide will give you a wakeup call at 00:30am.

You will set off along the steep trail via the Rhino point 4380m, to Cobra point 430m, the last hours of the trek will past on a rocky ridge between the crater and inner cliffs of Meru 4565m, you will summit as a sun rise with pristine views of the Mt Meru, Ash Tray and Mt. Kilimanjaro. After enjoying the summit you will then descent to Momela gate and return back to Arusha for a siesta.

VALID FOR 2020-2021 | Rate includes VAT

Number of guests solo 2-3 4-6
Us Dollars per person 1,459 780 700

Accommodation a night upon your arrival in Arusha and after a trek

Transport to/from Arusha National Park

Overnight stay in the mountain huts

Professional, experienced mountain guide

All entrance park fees

Rescue fees

All meals, breakfast, lunch and dinner in the mountain

Clean, purified drinking water

All porter salaries and entrance fees

Crisis management and safety procedures

Fair and ethical treatment of porters

All activities and excursions not listed per itinerary

All items of Person Nature and Gratuity


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