Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa, this is a volcanic mountain. Kilimanjaro has three volcanic peaks of kibo, mawenzi and shira. Kibo is the highest peak with 5895m above sea level. This makes kilimanjaro become highest mountain in Africa and largest free standing mountain in africa. In kilimanjaro slopes there is forest, natural water springs which falls on volcanic rocks making attractive waterfalls. In this forest and nearby savanna there are wild animals and birds.
Most tourists know about kilimanjaro climbing, how ever there are many adventure activities to do.
Sight seeing tours to visit waterfalls, volcano lakes, forest plants, forest flowers.
Other activity is wildlife viewing on western kilimanjaro on shira route. There big game animals and bird watching.
Rock climbing and volcano tours can also be done.
At slopes of kilimanjaro there is chagga tribe and hence you can visit local tribes to experience their life as part of cultural tourism.
Coffee plantations and banana tree plantations are another attractions. almost 6 years ago