Mount Kilimanjaro

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Synonyms for Mount Kilimanjaro

the highest peak in Africa

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"As soon as I reached Uhuru peak, all the exhaustion went away.
Charlotte, 21, will climb the highest mountain in Africa by travelling through mountain forests and alpine dessert before reaching the frosty Uhuru Peak at 5,895m.
After ten continuous hours of walking up the mountain - which by this time felt more like crawling up the mountain - we reached Uhuru Peak while witnessing the most beautiful sunrise I could ever imagine.
Ammr carefully chose to climb the mountain through Rongai Route, a camping route, and one of the 5 available routes to Uhuru Peak -- the summit.
e next day they reached '." the summit - and her brothereven climbed up to the neigh bouring Uhuru Peak.
They then carried on to Stella Point and finally Uhuru Peak, which stands at 5,895m high.
The top of Kilimanjaro is called Uhuru Peak, which in Swahili means 'Freedom' and for me, reaching the top gave me, as a Palestinian from Gaza, the feeling of freedom for the first time."
Kilimanjaro (Volcano Kibo, Uhuru Peak) 5,895 metres, Africa
The summit of Kilimanjaro is Uhuru Peak, some 19,341 feet above sea level, and it is the highest point on the African continent, being the zenith of the volcanic Kibo crater.
Uhuru Peak On our fourth day of climbing Kili we set off for the summit at midnight with flaming hearts and numbing fatigue we climb the steep gravel-granite slope pole!
"All Bob Norster could think about after trekking at freezing temperatures for 16 hours was Sue - his words at Uhuru peak will stay with everyone concerned forever: 'Sue, this is for you, kid.
The peak on which the flag and torch stood was renamed Uhuru Peak. Uhuru is the Kiswahili word for freedom, for freedom was the cry of the African nationalists of the time who, with one voice across the massive continent, wanted to free the people from colonial tyranny.
"But I packed plenty of layers, and I reached the summit of Uhuru Peak at 5,895m.
The final day of approach involves setting off at 0400 hours to reach the summit, Uhuru Peak, for dawn.
The journey will steadily take you up to the renowned Gilman's Point (5,681m) and the glaciated summit at Uhuru Peak (5,892m).