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Kilimanjaro Preparation Trek, August 2016

climb-kilimanjaro-prep-walk-Lugnaquilla-trekkingbugAs some of you may know, our ever so slightly more adventurous brand will be taking on the mighty mount Kilimanjaro next February 2017. In training for this African adventure, our own Jeremy Perrin from and will be leading an exciting Kilimanjaro Preparation Trek, ascending Lugnaquilla on Saturday 6th August.

The 17km long trail should take about 5 to 6 hours, taking into account break times. This is a challenging trail, specially designed for those in training for the Kilimanjaro Climb in February, considering a similar trekking holiday or simply looking for an outdoor challenge! The Meeting point is Baravore Car Park, Glenmalure, County Wicklow (bear in mind there is no phone coverage in the area). Please note that this is a strenuous walk for experienced hillwalkers. Food and suitable hiking gear is mandatory.

Trail details:
Trail grade: Hard
Distance: 17km
Starting time: 9.30am
Ascent: 901mtrs
Duration: Approx 5-6 hours
Meeting point is Baravore Car Park, Glenmalure, County Wicklow (please note there is no phone coverage in this area).

Must have:
Waterproof hiking boots
Waterproof coat and trousers
*Please note that without these items you might not be able to take part in the trek
At least 1.5 litres of water
Pack lunch

Walking trousers
Base layer
Fleece layer
Spare pair of walking socks
Small ruck sack
Fleece hat / gloves

You can get your tickets at:

Tickets are non-refundable but they are transferable (they can be given to a friend if you cannot attend)

We accept no responsibility and reserve the right to refuse anybody that seems not equipped or prepared for the walk.

If you have any questions, please contact the team by email at:

We only have limited amount of places for this preparation trek so make sure you get your tickets in advance

For more information about, the Camino de Santiago routes or to book your Camino trip with us, contact our travel specialists

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