Mt Kilimanjaro is highest peak and the most identifiable landmark and the world’s tallest freestanding mountain. This is one of the most attractive destinations in Tanzania. Thousands of tourists from all over the world come to Tanzania every year in their zeal to climb to the 19,340ft (5,895m) summit of this beautiful mountain. However expertise and experience determines who gets to the peak. You can combine climbing this mountain with visiting other wildlife areas in the country. For many visitors to Tanzania, climbing Mount Kilimanjaro offers one of their most precious moments .
Mount Kilimanjaro was formed by volcanic activity near the rift valley about a million years ago. It consists of 3 visible peaks; Shira peak (3,962m), Mawenzi peak (5,149m) and the Uhuru peak at (5,895m)- the highest peak in Africa.