Machame Route Trackers
Machame Route trek starts at Machame Gate (1490m) which will take you to Machame camping area which is 2980m altitude where you will spend your night. The next you will start in the early morning after breakfast to reach Shira Campsite (3840m) with a picnic lunch. The next day of your adventure you would set towards Lava Tower (4630m) after having lunch in a designated area you would then descend to Barranco camp for acclimatizing. The next day starts from Barranco camp to the Barranco wall to an altitude of about 4,200m where will have your lunch and rest before heading Karanga Valley camp for camping. Next day, your trek will head towards the Barafu Camp (4600m), it is the last camp where you will have access to water before the summit so, stock them. The next day you will head to your summit goal at midnight. The trek to summit will first halt at Stella point where you can witness the most mesmerizing sunrise of your life. From Stella point, it will take around two hours to reach your destination. After which you will descend to Mweka Camp where you will have dinner and rest. The next day you will settle to the Mweka gate where you will get your summit certificates from Mount Kilimanjaro National Park officials.