Kilimanjaro National Park covers an area of 75,575 ha is the tallest free standing Mountain in the world and the highest mountain in Africa with 4877m. The surrounding plains rise up to 5,895m. With its snow-capped peak, Mt Kilimanjaro is a superlative natural phenomenon, standing in isolation above the surrounding plains overlooking the savannah. Mount Kilimanjaro is one of the largest volcanoes in the world. It has three main volcanic peaks, Kibo, Mawenzi, and Shira. With its snow-capped peak, it is the highest mountain in Africa. The mountain has five main vegetation zones from the lowest to the highest point:  Lower slopes, montane forest, heath and moorland, alpine desert and summit. The whole mountain including the montane forest belt is very rich in species, including mammals, many of them being the endangered species.

Mt Kilimanjaro Hotels, Lodges and Tented Camps:

  • Babylon safari lodge
  • Marangu lodge
  • Marangu base camp
  • K.I.A  lodge
  • Shumata camp
  • Ndarakwai camp
  • Kilimanjaro Mt resort
  • Kilemakyaro Mt lodge
  • Capricorn Hotel
  • Mt Kilimanjaro view lodge
  • Amans Hotel
  • Pamoja Guest House