Shira Route

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This track provides an access route for 4WD vehicles to within 1 hour of the Shira Hut. The Shira Plateau is very beautiful with good views of the Western Glaciers. There are several fine minor summits to be climbed; the Shira Needle can be gained by a scramble and provides a nice viewpoint.

ParisDAY 1: SHIRA GATE TO SHIRA CAM

DAY 1: Shira Gate to Shira Camp Elevation (m): 1830m to
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New YorkDAY 2 : SHIRA CAMP TO LAVA TOW

Elevation (m): 3840m to 4630m to 3860mElevation (ft): 12,600ft to
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San FranciscoDAY 3 : BARRANCO CAMP TO KARAN
Elevation (m): 3860m to 4200mElevation (ft): 12,700ft to 13,800ftDistance: 7 kmHiking Time: 4
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San FranciscoDAY 4: BARRANCO CAMP TO BARAFU

Elevation (m): 3860m to 4600mElevation (ft): 12,700ft to
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San FranciscoDAY 5: BARAFU CAMP TO SUMMIT T

Elevation (m): 4600m to 5895m (and down to 3100m)Elevation (ft): 15,100ft to 19,300ft (and down to 1
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San FranciscoDAY 6: MWEKA CAMP TO ARUSHA

Elevation (m): 3100m to 1830mElevation (ft): 10,200ft to 6000ftDistance: 15 kmHiking Time: 3-4
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6DAYS – ITINERARY

Price Includes:

  • All park entry fees.
  • All camping/hut fees.
  • Rescue fees.
  • Guide and porters fees.
  • Guide and porters salaries.
  • Transport to and from the mountain gates.
  • Airport transfers -Meals 3 times daily.
  • The first night on your arrival and last night after climb
  • Cook and all kitchen utensils.

Price Excludes:

  • International flights
  • Hard and soft drinks and tips, – and all Mountain Gears (we can arrange hire of this)