overview

Rongai Route approaches from the north of Kilimanjaro and descents through Marangu route while Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing. This is the only northern route. For the gradual sloppy path, it offers a comfortable hiking.

For the better acclimatization profile, the success rate is 85%. This route remains dry throughout the year. Our well designed Kilimanjaro Packing List will help you achieve maximum success rate. The perfect staggering of camp in a regular distance makes it comfortable journey for the summit. The camps are differed by only hundred meters from low altitude to the high altitude. If you want a less traffic, then you can choose this route. For less backpacker, this is the perfect route.

The most common Kilimanjaro FAQ that we come across is the best time of the year for climbing the mountain. Known as the best route of Kilimanjaro on the basis of accessibility in every season of the year the Rongai Route is the most scenic of all routes. Resting places during the trekking on the Rongai Route are ikelawa cave, Mawenzi tarn camp, Sekimba camp, Kikelewe camp, Mawenzi tarn camp, Horombo Camp, Kranga Camp.

Pros

Driest and easiest path

Higher success rate

As it remains dry, it is accessible in all seasons

Offers wildlife and scenic view

Cons

You have to travel long for the starting point.

Our well trained Kilimanjaro Guides will help you climb this gigantic mountain with ease. So start planning your next Kilimanjaro trip with Tanzania Safari Kenya today!

7 Days Rongai Route

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Rongai route ascends Kilimanjaro from the north-eastern side of the mountain, along the border between Tanzania and Kenya

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