Mt Meru

mt meruMt Meru the second highest peak after Kilimanjaro standing 4566m high peak within Arusha National Park.

Meru is beautiful volcano peak with slopes covered by thick forest inhabited with wildlife species. The highest peak named Socialist Peak with 4565m whiles other small peak known Little Meru.

Mt Meru Climbing 3 Days

Day 1: Depart Arusha city after breakfast and drive to Momela Gate in Arusha Park the place climbing starts. From Momela Gate 1500m takes 3 hours ascend to Miriakamba Hut 2500m for dinner and overnight.

Day 2: Depart Miriakamba Hut then takes 4hours ascend to Saddle Hut 3500m for dinner and overnight. After day relaxation during late afternoon have short climb approximately 40minutes walk to reach little Meru peak 3820m. Then return to to Saddle Hut.

Day 3: Around midnight starts to ascend from Saddle hut crossing rhino point covered with alpine desert vegetation to reach highest point of Meru mountain the Socialist peak 4565m. After conquering Meru peak descend to Saddle Hut for breakfast before another descending adventure to reach Momela gate for transfer to return back Arusha.