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Mount Kilimanjaro Trek

15th - 25th September 

Location: Tanzania, Africa 

Height: 5,895m

Registration fee: £375

Minimum Sponsorship option: £3,500

Self-Funding option:  £1,869 + Raise as much sponsorship as possible

Take on the challenge of a lifetime by conquering Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa. Follow the spectacular Machame Route to the rocky summit - the most popular path due to its impressive views and wide variety of habitats. This is a very challenging trek at high altitude but the rewards are immense. Marvel at dramatic lava towers, glaciers and ice cliffs along the way. On reaching the ‘Roof of Africa’, you’ll feel an incredible sense of achievement. This really is the challenge of a lifetime.

What's Included

- Flights to and from Tanzania

- Accommodation (hotels before & after the trek, camping equipment on the mountain - sharing tents)

- Transfers

- Full medical support

- Experienced guides, porters, support staff,

- Water & all meals (except lunch & dinner on day 10)

Itinerary 

For a full and comprehensive challenge itinerary please click here

What support will I receive?

We at the British Skin Foundation understand the commitment and motivation needed to undertake a challenge such as this, and no-one knows better than our Events Manager Kelly, who tackled the mountain a few years ago. She will be able to give you advice and answer any questions you may have, however big or small,  email kelly@britishskinfoundation.org.uk or call 0207 391 6088.

How do I register?

To register for this event, please sign up via the Classic Tours website here.

We will provide you with:
  • A full fundraising pack to help you raise as much money as possible
  • A training pack tailored according to your ability
  • An exclusive British Skin Foundation vest
  • Frequent communication to check your progress
  • Lisa (our communications officer) to help you let your local media know what you're up to to try and drum up support in your community
  • Kelly (our events manager) on hand via telephone, email or face to face over a cup of tea to provide any additional information or motivation you may need