Old Doinyo Lengai which means “Mountain of God”in Maasai language, and is Tanzania's only active volcano. It is the youngest of all the volcanic highlands in this area and is said to have been created some 100,000 years ago with it's last eruption in 2007.
Height: 2878 m
Time frame: We recommend and overnight ascent when it's full moon. There is a pre-dawn departure option but that makes it a hot and long day to the summit. It usually takes six hours up and another six hours to come back down.
When is a good time to go?
Avoid the rainy season as you cannot climb if it is raining. We recommend June - September or December - March.
Cost & inclusions:
Please email us with the following information:
Ready to book or want more information?
Then email us: firstname.lastname@example.org
We recommend some of the following options as add-on's to your climb:
Since you might not be in East Africa again anytime soon, why not add a Gorilla trek in Rwanda or Uganda to your itinerary?
Holiday + unique cultural experiences + giving back
= socially responsible & sustainable tourism
Images courtesy of: Ake Lindstrom
We strongly recommend all travelers to register & follow their national travel advisory service before & during travels. We recommend World Nomads for all your travel insurance needs.
Please note our Booking Terms & Conditions that all guests with confirmed booking are subject to.