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Kilimanjaro Summit Challenge 2024

Location:
Tanzania, Africa

Dates: 25 Feb - 5 Mar 2024
Registration Fee: £500 per person (Non Refundable)
Registration Ends: 10 February 2024
Minimum Sponsorship/Pledge : £3750 per volunteer/participant
80% pledged sponsorship to be completed by 20 Feb 2024.
Age Limit: 18+ years and above.
*Safari (optional) – 2 nights and 1 day - £500 additional to be paid at the time of registration.

*All participants to arrange their personal travel insurance.

Register now to Join this Challenge

*once signed up a payment link will be provided in order to complete your registration process

#TeamUKIM embarks on this challenge to FUNDRAISE vital funds for ‘CHILDREN OF GAZA’ supporting UKIM Palestine Appeal.

UKIM KILIMANJARO SUMMIT CHALLENGE (25TH FEB – 05TH MARCH 2024)

#TeamUKIM gears up to summit the roof of Africa ‘Mount Kilimanjaro’. Inspired by the spirit of contributing their bit of effort to alleviate the sufferings of children of Gaza, #TeamUKIM led by Akke Rehman (Brand Ambassador) will take on the challenge. Every step that the #TeamUKIM takes to summit Mount Kilimanjaro will be dedicated to raise funds to provide the people of Gaza with essential humanitarian aid, medical assistance and hope for a better tomorrow.

Join us on this incredible challenge and conquer the highest free-standing mountain of the world, under professional guidance and gear, for a great cause. 

The Challenge:

• The highest peak of Africa, standing at 5,895m.
• Learn key trekking skills.
• 9-day challenge with incredible views from the top of Africa
• Huts based accommodations.
• Fully trained professional support staff consisting of guides, assistant guides, cooks and porters.
• Expedition via Marangu route.
• Bathrooms available.

Registration:

To be a part of this challenge, go to www.ukim.org and sign up to register by filling out the online form and paying £500 non-refundable registration fee.

Please also make sure you fill out the pledge form with all your accurate information. You can download your pledge form here:

Minimum Sponsorship:

Fundraising £3750

• 80% Fundraising/Pledge to be done before the departure date.

Itinerary

Please check here full details.

Introduction to Mount Kilimanjaro:

Mount Kilimanjaro, the largest free-standing mountain in the world, is the highest mountain in Africa, standing at 5,895 Meters in Tanzania, East Africa. The mountain comprises of three peaks, Kibo, Mwenzi and Shira.

Uhuru Peak is the highest point located on Kibo. There are several routes up the mountain which differ in length. The Marangu Route also known as the Coca Cola route is one of the shorter routes. It’s named the Coca Cola route as it’s the most popular route and supposedly very touristy with huts to sleep in serving coca cola. That being said it should not be underestimated.

Three camps on Marangu route are, Mandara, Horombo and Kibo all have huts which sleep 4-6 people each on comfortable beds. You will need to bring your own sleeping bag. There are bathrooms available with running water, however the last camp Kibo, whilst there are toilets don’t have running water. Marangu route is usually done in 5 days but can be done in 6 days which gives you an extra day for acclimatisation in Horombo,

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