Travel to Nalemoru gate to begin climbing Kilimanjaro through Rongai route is exciting life experience. I was born and grew up in small Town Tarakea Rombo, I saw many tourists passing across this town of Rombo district going to Nalemoru gate to trek Kilimanjaro through Rongai route.
Rongai route camps is named after villages near to Nalemoru gate that is Kikelelwa village. Climbing Kilimanjaro through Rongai route can take up to 6 or 7 days and begin at Nalemoru gate, Simba Camp , Kikelelwa camp, Mawenzi tarn, at Mawenzi tarn you see mawenzi volcano peak and Hans Meyer peak and then proceed to School hut Gillmans point and kibo peak summit. If you take 5 days trip Rongai trekking kilimanjaro, then you can not go to Mawenzi tarn. Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro on Rongai route you also see Eastern Ice glacier fields.
Those who climb Kilimanjaro through Machame, Shira, lemosho and northern circuit can see Northern ice fields.
Rongai route is considered easiest Kilimanjaro hiking and suitable for most people. Discount travel packages are available for all 5 days Kilimanjaro routes of Marangu and Rongai plus 6 days Kilimanjaro routes of Machame, Umbwe, Rongai and Marangu. Cheap hotels booking in Moshi is available to meet budget of most tourists. Moshi is base for travel logistics and Kilimanjaro climbing trips. Budget travel deals include cheap hotel booking and cheap flight tickets from Qatar Airways, Ethiopian airlines e.tc