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Monkey Adventures

493 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 1 week ago via mobile

Just returned from 4 day Kenya Masai mara and lake Nakuru safari. Everything was very good. Surat our driver guide, extremely hard-working, knowledgeable and helpful. From airport reception to on time performance all very good.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Deeshon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dennis and his team were incredible to summit Kili with. They provided great food to nourish us during our climb, and were friendly and helpful, making for an unforgettable journey. On summit night they provided encouragement to help us reach the peak and the whole...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank willf9948
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A huge thank you to Dennis and his team for making our Kilimanjaro trip so memorable and smooth! We did the 8 day Lemosho route and couldn't have asked for a better team - they were all absolutely fantastic. Our well being and comfort was...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank nirals93
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These guys were incredibly accommodating and committed to customer satisfaction. Easy to work with from start to finish, prompt and friendly. Thank you Kennedy, Joseph, Sam and crew!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank NorthStar600998
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I want to begin by saying, this trip was an outstanding, unforgettable, once-in-a-lifetime experience that I highly recommend. I am so glad we booked our safari with Monkey adventures, and were placed with our incredible guide, Cosmas. My mom and I went on a 6...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank hfoxweldon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 weeks 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 5 weeks 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 May 6, 2019

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 May 4, 2019

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
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Anniina R
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Response from jirif2013 | Reviewed this property |
No, we never measured during the climb.
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allforthebetter
April 17, 2018|
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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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