When preparing for the ultimate trekking trip to Mount Kilimanjaro of course I was faced with the question what is needed on the mountain. That’s why I’d like to give you a overview about what I had in my luggage or decided afterwards that I’d like to have had it. Please keep in mind that this only a suggestion: your preferences and needs may be different.

  • clothes
  • footwear
  • outdoor gear
  • medication
    • Autan / AntiBrumm
    • blister pads
    • Tannacomp / Immodium
    • sunscreen
    • broad-spectrum antibiotics as standby
    • malaria prophylaxis
    • Micropur forte
    • Fenistil Gel
  • Nutrition
    • energy bars
    • energy sports drink
  • personal hygiene items
    • hand disinfection
    • baby wipes
  • other important gear
    • ear plugs – very important if wanting to sleep at night. Worst case is 19 other people snoring in the same room…