Tanzania biking tour offers diversity a range of biking terrain combined with fantastic scenery! Kilimanjaro bike trek is the new trekking itineraries in Mountain Kilimanjaro and it’s only offered through Kilema route. In these adventures you will enjoy biking from rain forest to summit zones 5000m plus and its one of life time adventures which can be done in Tanzania holidays among many more to do! Kilimanjaro Biking Tour
Detailed itinerary Kilimanjaro Biking Tour
Day 1 Kilimanjaro Biking Tour
Marangu/Kilema Gate – Horombo Hut
You will be picked from your Hotel at 8:30 am, this morning we drive through Kilimanjaro semi-tropical foothills to Marangu Gate, Spend some minutes for registration and get the permit and then drive to Kilema gate and enter Kilimanjaro National park and start the riding, Up to Horombo Hut. Today is 100% cycling by bike.
Cycling distance 19 Km. Vegetation: Forest and Moorland
After breakfast you start your cycling, riding through Alpine desert, some of the areas you will riding on small stone, up to Mawenzi Hut and back to Horombo.
Day 2: Full Day Horombo Acclimatization
Today is 90% riding Vegetation “Alpine desert. Cycling distance: 10 Km
Day 3: Horombo – Kibo Hut (4703 M)
After breakfast you will continue with riding to Kibo Hut, you will ride on small stone on most areas
Cycling distance 9 Km. today is 90%. Vegetation: Alpine Desert.
Day4: Kibo Hut – SUMMIT (5895 M) – Horombo Hut (3720 M)
At 4 am, you will be awakened by your guides to start the zigzag trek up a long screen slope. After roughly two hours you should reach Hans Meyer’s Cave and from here the gradient gets steeper. Continue your climb for approximately another 3 hours to Gilman’s Point, You will take your bike from Porters and start riding to Uhuru peak, arriving at Uhuru peak spends some few minutes or Taking photos and then riding down to Stella Point. After Lunch lunch ride down to Horombo. Cycling distance 21 Km. today is 90%. Vegetation: summit zone.
Day 5. Horombo Hut(3720 M) – Kilema gate (1800 M) After a leisurely breakfast, make your final riding down to Kilema gate across the alpine and the rain forest to Kilema gate, then you will be transfer to Marangu gate for check out and then to your Hotel, Cycling distance 19 Km. Vegetation: Forest and Moorland.