AFIOA O8T: Short walk at Mt. Kilimanjaro.
Picked up at hotel around 0800 and drive to Marangu where the gate for Mt. Kilimanjaro National park is (1970m). The walk passes through lush vegetation of the mountain rain to Mandara hut (2700 m) and takes 3-4 hours. Lunch will be served when you reach the hut. From the hut you have a great view over Moshi district.  Descending down to the gate takes shorter time and you will be back at your hotel before darkness.