Snow-capped Kilimanjaro is Africa’s highest mountain and the worlds tallest free-standing mountain at 5895 meters above sea level. It has three major volcanic centres: Shira (4160 m), Snow capped Kibo (5895 m) and Mawenzi.
Widely considered the roof of Africa, climbing Kilimanjaro is one of the great trekkings and one of the most rewarding experiences that any person can enjoy. There are 5 main Kilimanjaro trekkings / routes and the mountain can be climbed any time of the year although the rainy season between mid March to end of May.
There are six trekking routes but 5 are popular which are Machame, Marangu,Lemosho,Rongai and Umbwe, all none technical climbing, can be done by any one who is under normal physical confition.