Kilimanjaro Packing List

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Climbing Gear

For successfulSummit Of Kilimanjaro, one of the basic requirements of is as to be fittingly organised and equipped with every one of the fundamentals required amid your trek. Recorded underneath is an analyst for Kilimanjaro Climbing Gear which you can use as a go-to list when packing for your Kilimanjaro.

To start your adventure the right way, here’s a detailed Kilimanjaro Packing List to assist you while climbing Mount Kilimanjaro.

We have spilt our Kilimanjaro Gear List various key areas for your benefit.


Essential Items

•    Duffel bag

•    Small luggage lock – to lock zippers

•    Day backpack

•    Sleeping bag


High Altitude Gear

•    Waterproof, breathable & windproof jacket

•    Waterproof, breathable & windproof pants (outerwear)

•    Polar fleece (middle layer)

•    Thermal underwear (under layers)

•    Mittens or warm gloves

•    Socks

•    Balaclava

•    Gaiters

•    Thermal water flask


Hiking Gear

•    Shorts

•    Hiking pants

•    Regular underwear

•    T-shirts

•    Raincoat or Poncho

•    Water-resistant semi-stiff hiking boots



•    Hat with a wide brim

•    Collapsible ski stick

•    Water bottles

•    Headlamp

•    Sunglasses

•    Flashlight

Personal Items

•    Toilet kit (soap, toothbrush, toilet articles, wet wipes, etc.)

•    Towel

•    Sunscreen and lip balm with a good SPF

•    Toilet paper

•    Money belt for passport and valuables

First Aid Kit

•    Headache tablets

•    Diamox (for altitude sickness if not allergic to sulpha)

•    Water purification tablets

•    Painkillers

•    Muscular sprains

•    Plaster, bandages for Abrasions blisters and cuts

•    Antiseptic cream

•    Flu and colds

Optional Items

•    Camera

•    Binoculars

•    Powdered sports drinks for the climb

•    Pocket knife

•    Notebook & pencil

•    Plastic bags to keep clothing dry

•    Energy snacks and sweets

•    Insect repellent

Climbing Kilimanjaro is the experience of a lifetime. Be prepared and use the complete Kilimanjaro Faq’s to find the real answers for your queries regarding Kilimanjaro Packing List.

These are some trekking gears, what you must carry with you during your Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro. But that’s not sufficient for a successful summit of Mount Kilimanjaro, so for more essential Kilimanjaro gears, you can directly contact with Materuni Tours.

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