Alternative Airlines has a better choice of flights to Kilimanjaro.
Kilimanjaro International Airport is a small, modern airport situated to allow easy access to the tourist area around Mt Kilimanjaro, and the charming Tanzanian city of Arusha.
Flights to Kilimanjaro operate from both European and regional centres with the only two direct flights from Europe to Kilimanjaro originating in Frankfurt (flown by Condor) and Amsterdam (operated by KLM).
Most passengers arriving on a flight to Kilimanjaro have come from another East African destination, with the Tanzanian carrier, Precision Air, operating flights to Kilimanjaro from their base in Dar es Salaam as well as Entebbe (Uganda), Mwanza (Tanzania), Zanzibar (Tanzania) and Nairobi (Kenya).
Other Airlines which operate flights to Kilimanjaro
Other Airlines which operate flights to Kilimanjaro include Rwandair, with services from Kigali, ZanAIr from Zanzibar,low cost Fly540 from Nairobi, Ethiopian Airlines from Nairobi and Addis Ababa, Air Kenta Express from Nairobi and Mombassa and Air Burundi from Bujumburra.
The largest operator of flights to Kilimanjaro is Precision Air, which also serves nearby Arusha Airport. The airline has a fleet currently comprising of eight aircraft; four 70-seater ATR 72-500, three 47-seater ATR 42 and one Boeing 737.
Reasons for choosing flights to Kilimanjaro Airport.
The airport calls itself "The Gateway to Africa's Wildlife heritage", and its is a perfect starting point for a Tanzanian safari, but most people opting to purchase flights to Kilimanjaro are intending to climb to the roof of Africa with a trip up Mount Kilimanjaro.
With a snow covered peak at 19341 feet, Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa and fourth of the Seven Global summits. Comprising of three volcanic cones, Kibo, Mawenzi and Shira, it s an inactive volcano and is considered to be the tallest freestanding mountain in the world.
Flights to Kilimanjaro - Wldlife viewing.
Many people use Kilimanjaro as a gateway to the world famous wild life viewing area of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area and the Serengeti National Park.
Alternative Airlines recommends this pleasant and modern airport as a way to enter Africa with easy access to the not-so-easy challenge of Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro For a life enhancing experience we suggest using Precision Air flights to Kilimanjaro from Nairobi as the entry and exit from your climb to the very top of the African continent.