Mount Meru is Tanzania’s second highest mountain (4,566m).The free standing active volcano that offers incredible views of wildlife, such as monkeys, warthogs, buffaloes and a wide array of birds and, if you’re lucky, elephants and giraffes! The crater rim walk is a spectacular hike and the 360 degree views from the summit of Meru are not to be missed, especially as you can see Kilimanjaro!
Dormant stratovolcano located 70 kilometers (43 mi) west of Mount Kilimanjaro in the country of Tanzania. At a height of 4,562.13 meters (14,968 ftS it is visible from Mount Kilimanjaro on a clear day it’s called acclimatisation and as a result you will be much better prepared for you Kilimanjaro climb. That altitude acclimatisation is the main reason why people climb Mount Meru and Kilimanjaro together.
Climb Mount Meru, Unlike Kilimanjaro, there is only one official route to the summit of Meru – the MomellaRoute.