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Monkey Adventures

488 reviews
Moshi, Tanzania
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About Monkey Adventures
Monkey Adventures is a professionally managed tour operator in Tanzania, offering Kilimanjaro climbing tours and Safaris to Northern parks such as Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater, Tarangire, Lake Manyara and others. We are committed to absolute safety for our guests and we provide equipment that meets international standards & work with certified, experienced & well paid guides, porters. Client satisfaction is our core philosophy & our staff is rewarded based on client feedback always.
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Machame Route - 6 days, Kilimanjaro
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$1,464.00 per adult
Overview
Nicknamed the "Whiskey" route because the route is popularized as somewhat difficult and more expensive than Marangu route. On an overall comparison of the routes to scale Kilimanjaro, this is one of the best routes to take, both in terms of acclimatization and cost.
The Machame route is scenically beautiful and varied. However, due to its popularity there are increased numbers of trekkers, it loses some of its splendour. The Machame route approaches the summit from the southwest and descends using the Mweka route, rewarding climbers with views of the expansive Shira Plateau, an optional scramble up Lava Tower, a climb up the Great Barranco wall, and a traverse underneath Kilimanjaro’s southern ice field.
Challenging trek with stunning scenery through 5 diverse climatic zones. Good opportunity to split pre-summit day climb to leave climbers rested before summiting.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a fantastic trip using Monkey Adventures with Frank as our guide. He took care of us so well! We had three different places to visit and Frank managed it all without stress. Traveling from Arusha to Tarangire, then to the Bush Camp and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Abby E
Reviewed 4 days ago

Monkey adventures was absolutely perfect! We were beyond impressed with their ability to set up and execute this safari. They picked us up and dropped us off at the airport. They set up our accomodations in Arusha and were perfectly on schedule for departure on...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank rnjays
Reviewed 1 week ago

I researched locally and in Tanzania and this was by far the best value. Our family (2 adults and 2 children) had a great time and we were well looked after. Personal and professional. We saw as much or as little as we wanted. Accommodation...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank DigbyandLiza
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Monkey Adventures gave us the vacation of a lifetime with a 6-Day safari that included both Kenya (Maasai Maru) and Tanzania (Serengeti and Ngorogoro Crater). Our Kenya guide (Eddie) was friendly, knowledgeable, flexible, and punctual, as was our Tanzania guide (Cosmas). All meals, transportation, lodging,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank kymblair
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you do not want to read the entire review, bottom line is book with Monkey Adventures for your travel they are amazing in every way. I initially heard about Monkey Adventures from a friend that highly recommended them from their Trek up Kilimanjaro the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Miamitise
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the most amazing experience with Monkey, two adults and three children travelling together. They are professional, well coordinated and very, very friendly. Everything worked efficiently. We has transfers to and from Nairobi and were helped to easy border crossings. In Arusha we were...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank jakoblinaa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took the Rongai route to Uhuru peak (group of 4 friends), with Dixon and Amos as guides. The whole trip was very smooth, from the first booking till the last transfer to the airport. We never had to worry about anything, just enjoy the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Barbara O
Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

Me and my brother enjoyed a 5days Safari in Tarangire, Serengeti&Ngorogoro and a 6days hike on Kilimanjaro! Everything worked fine and Monkey Adventures organised everything perfect!! Thanks for an unforgettable Adventure in Tansania!!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Inspire22063403682
Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

Experience of a lifetime. We did the Rongai route 6 days/5 nights with Monkey Adventures and we are delighted with our choice. We were briefed at our hotel in Moshi the evening before we started our hike. We met Dennis our fantastic guide and he...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Laura N
Reviewed April 9, 2019 via mobile

This company cannot do enough for you! We had a fantastic Safari from beginning to end. Good communication from when we made the booking until the tour began. We were welcomed the morning of our safari by the guide and someone from the office. They...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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allforthebetter
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Response from MonkeyAdventures | Property representative |
> Does this company provide oxygen Yes, we provide oxygen cylinders as an optional add-on. > make you feel safe if health issues occur? Very hard to answer this question. We have always had positive reviews even from... More
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