8- Days Rongai Route - Day 7: Horombo hut to Marangu Gate

Day 7: Horombo hut to Marangu Gate
After breakfast you continue your descent (6 hours), passing the Mandara hut, down to the Marangu gate. At Marangu gate you sign your name and details in a register. This is also where successful climbers receive their summit certificates. Those climbers who reached Gillman's Point (5685m) are issued with green certificates and those who reached Uhuru Peak (5895m) receive gold certificates. You now drive back to Arusha for a long overdue hot shower, dinner and celebrations!! Overnight on Bed and breakfast. At the height of (1980m) - Marangu Gate, Trekking time is approximately 6 hours and the distance is about 27 km's
MEALS PLAN: breakfast, lunch and diner
ACCOMMODATION: under tent