Although there are hundreds of people attempting to climb Mount Kilimanjaro, lot of people die on their journey. These individuals die since they did not prepare onward of time previously they started ascending. There are several tracks where you can attempt without equipment.
The most important reason is the important clothes. At the bottom is a hot rain forest, it is recommended to wear a tee shirt and shorts. However, if you continue to wear only these clothes while you are at the peak, you are going to freeze to death. Next is the altitude sickness. The mountain is over 19000 feet high. Some make it a one day trip. That is not fair. You should take time to get used to the new altitude for some time ad you should make yourself prepared to it mentally.
Bringing enough money for the trip is essential even though you come a tourist operator. Not only does Base Kilimanjaro Park bills an everyday fee, which makes people rush, but your cooks and guide charge money as well. Bring at least four dissimilar changes of clothing and remain prepared to face various height changes. You can get into top in one set of clothes and climb down with the other sets.
Though the climbing decision is taken after a finest research study of the climatic conditions, you cannot give assurance about the Nature, that too at those heights. It is well known to the mountain climbers that mountains top do not possess the same type of climate it varies to different forms even within a short span of time. Thus, one needs to be prepared both physically and mentally before starting the trip. Also adjusting to the altitude and climatic condition is necessary will not only make you survive at the top of Kilimanjaro but also teaches the reality of ups and downs in our daily life. The trip would definitely create a great impact on every climber’s heart.Read More