Mount Kilimanjaro is one of the highest mountain in the world and also become a place of tourism in Tanzania, Africa. This mountain has a height of 4600 when measured from the foot of the mountain. Kilimanjaro peak and the highest peak in Africa, with a height of 5895 meters above sea level. Kalimanjaro formerly called the Kaiser-Wilhelm-Spitze is a mountain in northeastern Tanzania. Several theories emerged to explain the origin of its name, the name “Kilimanjaro” is derived from the Swahili language, meaning “mountain of light”, which is similar to the local language, namely the Masai language, means “white mountain”. The highest peak of this mountain, Uhuru Peak, which is used to call the Kaiser-Wilhelm-Spitze in 1889.
Mount Kilimanjaro has three peaks which consists of three volcanic peaks: Kibo, mawenzi and shira. Trekking routes up Kilimanjaro, There are six official climbing routes used to climb Mount Kilimanjaro, namely: Marangu, Rongai, Lemosho, Shira, Umbwe and Machame.
Kilimanjaro is part of the Kilimanjaro national park. here you can see various species of animals. Mount Kilimanjaro is located entirely in the country of Tanzania, it is right on the border of southern Kenya. At his feet on the side of the border of Kenya Amboseli National Park, renowned for its well-protected large herds of elephants and stunning mountain scenery. The view of Kibo (the highest of three peaks) of Kenya is a classic look you see on so many postcards – usually with a herd of elephants or giraffes walking gracefully in a meadow in the foreground. So many wiasatawan who enjoy wildlife safaris in Kenya can still only get the benefit of magnificent views sit comfortably in their safari lodge veranda while enjoying cocktails. Selaibn that here too there is a hot air balloon can keep you above the clouds that can obscure the peaks. Even if you are not visiting Amboseli, you can see the mountain when you arrive or depart East Africa, as the flight path for many airlines to Kenya and Tanzania will reveal a mountain.