International Lifestyle Magazine Issue 55 | Page 60

TRAVEL AND ADVENTURE MOUNT KILIMANJARO THE ROOF OF AFRICA P reviously we featured Kazinga Tours and their wonderful Gorilla treks and now we bring you their expeditions to Mount Kilimanjaro. There is a trip suitable for everyone, whatever your levels of fitness, but do check the website to see which one works for you. Mt. Kilimanjaro is situated inside the Kilimanjaro National Park in Tanzania. It is the highest mountain in Africa and the tallest freestanding mountain in the world, permanently covered with snow. It is one of the continent’s most magnificent sights. Mt. Kilimanjaro is an extinct volcano with 3 major peaks: Kibo peak (5,895m), Shira peak (3,962m) and Mawenzi peak (5,149m). Kili can be climbed (hiked) throughout the year with the experienced guides of Kazinga Tours. Put on your walking shoes and have this intense and fantastic experience! With their knowledge and information they provide the potential Kilimanjaro climber with valuable and accurate information on climbing Kilimanjaro, which will hopefully contribute towards increasing your chances of a successful summit attempt.