Mount Kilimanjaro Shira route 8 days
 
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OVERVIEW
Kili Bike Adventures was built on our passion for  Mountain bike adventures, and showing people a good time.
Having spent 2 years in the tourism industry in various roles and keen mountain bikers for much longer, we feel we're in a good position to show you the places we call home and spend our personal time as well as our work time (this line is constantly blurred).
  
So come out with us. Let us take you on an adventure. Let us show you our diverse landscapes and some of Tanzania’s greatest single trail. Let us have some fun!
 Our guides, crew and trip designers are trained to deliver ‘wow’ moments that are guaranteed to surprise and delight. They’re not just bicycle tour guides. They’re not just vacation guides.They’re your own personal travel concierges who are driven to provide exceptional service and so much more.
 
Join us as we take you through the lower hills of the world's highest free-standing mountain.  
If you know the area well, you can even come and hire a bike from us for the day and use our local knowledge to pick the best route. 

ITINERARY
Day 1
2 Hours
Shira Route 8 days
 
Pick up from Lodge or Hotel to Moru Hill  to Shira Camp 1(17km, 2hrs)

Day 2
3 Hours
Shira Camp 1 3600m to  Shira Camp 2 8kms 3 hrs up 200m
 

Day 3
3 Hours
Shira Camp 2 to Moir Camp 2-3hrs, add an afternoon trek to Lent Hills
 

Day 4
3 Hours
Moir camp to  Lava Tower (2-3hrs, add afternoon trek to Arrow Glacier)

Day 5
4 Hours
Lava Tower to  Karanga Camp (4 hrs, with afternoon trek for acclimatization)

Day 6
4 Hours
Karanga Camp 3963m to Barafu Camp 4kms 3-4hrs up 650m
 

Day 7
14 Hours
Barafu Camp to  UHURU PEAK (5895M) to Millenium Camp (12-14hrs)

Day 8
6 Hours

Millennium Camp 3730m to Mweka Fate 1660m 13kms 6 hrs to Lodge or hotel in Moshi



WHAT'S INCLUDED
    1. Bike Adventures or Mountain Climbing
    2. Two or more class guides
    3. Each of our trips has a minimum of two First class guides, you will have additional guides to ensure 
    4. that you always enjoy superior Customer service
    5. Trip Accommodations
    6. Each and every night you’ll retreat to the best hotels in the region
    7. Snacks and drinks Each day's Ride
    8. Most Meals
    9. All breakfasts and most lunches and dinners are included in the price of your trip. On each trip guests are given the opportunity to dine on their own so that they can discover a location 
    10. independently. Of course, your guides will provide you with a list of their favourite restaurants to try.
    11. Private Tours, Tastings, Entrance fees, Park fees, rescue fees, and all that kind of stuff
    12. Support vehicle.
    13. We support you both on and off the bike. We always have one guide in our support vehicle and the other cycling alongside you. They’ll fill up your water bottles, change your tire, call for a shuttle or shuttle you up the hill, provide you with local insight and make sure everyone is on the right track Transportation during the trip
    14. Our trips often take place off-the-beaten-track. So on our trips, we provide transportation both at the beginning and at the end of your trip.
    15. Luggage Transfers. We will ensure that your bags are safely delivered to your hotel room. On our trips porterage service is also included.
    16. Transport to and from the mountain gate
    17. Mountain Bikes
    18. Helmets
    19. Camping gears
    20. First Aid Kit
    21. Water 1.5 litres Everyday
     
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
    1. Airfare to and from the trip and Airport transfer is US$50 per vehicle
    2. Alcohol
    3. Personal items purchased during the trip
    4. Gratuities for your Tanzania Bike Adventures guides are not included in your trip price. The industry standard is 5-10% of your trip price for the guide team. The local currency is preferred and unless you want to tip separately, guides will divide tips amongst themselves. Please tip your guides at your discretion, based on their level of professionalism, guest care and service
    5. Lodging before and after the trip
     
TRAVELER REVIEWS
  
CANCELLATION
    Cancellation policy: Any cancellation prior to 60 days of the tour will be refunded all money paid less a $300 handling fee per person. Any cancellation between 30 and 60 days before the tour will forfeit their deposit. Any cancellations less than 30 days before the tour will forfeit the full price of the tour. We must adhere to our cancellation policy to protect our ability to run tours and to maintain our price structures.
     
REFUND

    Cancellation & Refund Policy: All cancellations are subject to a $300 administrative/cancellation fee per person. The remainder of your payment is refundable up to 30 days prior to departure. No refunds of any kind will be made for any reason after this deadline, including, but not limited to, acts of terrorism and war, weather, natural disaster as well as family or personal emergencies. There is no refund for leaving a trip early or arriving late. Tours are not transferable from one person to another. No tour switches are permitted less than 60 days prior to your scheduled departure. There are no exceptions for any reason.

     
    Cancellation & Refund Policy: All cancellations are subject to a $300 administrative/cancellation fee per person. The remainder of your payment is refundable up to 30 days prior to departure. No refunds of any kind will be made for any reason after this deadline, including, but not limited to, acts of terrorism and war, weather, natural disaster as well as family or personal emergencies. There is no refund for leaving a trip early or arriving late. Tours are not transferable from one person to another. No tour switches are permitted less than 60 days prior to your scheduled departure. There are no exceptions for any reason.
     

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