Kilimanjaro is located in Northern Tanzania 48 km from Moshi town and covers an area of 1,668 square km. The park was declared game reserve in 1910 and a forest reserve in 1921. In 1973 it was gazzeted National Park in 1973 and UNESCO world heritage site in 1987, one of the Seven Natural Wonders of Africa in 2013.

How to get there

By road:123 km, a two hour drive from the city of Arusha or 48 km, an hour drive from Moshi town to Marangu Gate and 86km one hour and half drive from Kilimanjaro International Airport.