What do you eat on Kilimanjaro?

Apart from a licensed guide and a group of porters, you will be accompanied by a cook/chef that will be preparing your meals while climbing Mount Kilimanjaro. The cook prepares breakfast, lunch, and dinner for you each day.

Read more about the type of meals on Mount Kilimanjaro.

A typical breakfast is

  • Local porridge
  • Omelet
  • Toasts
  • Veggies


Either a lunch box on the trail or hot lunch at camps


  • Soup (different names and colors, but often similar taste)
  • Hot meal
  • Dessert

Bring your own snacks and follow a PDS system on the trail
P = Pee
D= Drink
S = Snack


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