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Bosco, chef, waiter, and the whole crew were great.
I had a wonderful time. I was so glad I did not refer my trip to next year. Instead of about hundreds of people at the camps there were only a few and it was very peaceful. My Peak planet team was amazing. They were always ahead of me and did set up a great… Read more “I will definitely recommend Peak Planet to anybody”
I’ve told many people that they need to go now because you may never see Kilamanjaro with NO People on it ever again.
There were five of us in my group. We had the most amazing time!!!!! I realized very quickly that we were there during the covid 19 pandemic and we never saw another person on the mountain until the last day that I made it to the summit. I saw six guys walking out to the… Read more “I’ve told many people that they need to go now because you may never see Kilamanjaro with NO People on it ever again.”
The team has worked very hard to make our trip special and memorable. Great sense of humour too. Loved everything.
I had an excellent time on the climb. Caspar and his team were excellent–they were friendly, supportive, and welcoming. I felt safe throughout the experience, and it was clear that the crew were mindful of covid protocols.
We loved every minute of our trek. There is nothing we would change. We LOVED our trek, guides, and crew. Thank you so much.
I absolutely loved the assistant guides and porters that I got to know. Shout to the guides Joseph, Simon and Emmanuel, they were so much fun! They felt like family at the end of the trip.
@peak_planet thank you for the amazing service both before and during our time climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro. The team that guided and supported us throughout this adventure is one of the big reasons this trip will remain close to my heart forever. Thank you.
Thank you Peak Planet! I cannot imagine a better tour group. Every single person in our crew/family was so kind, accommodating and made our journey pleasant and unforgettable. Davis and his team are top notch!
The guides were top-notch. All of them were just fantastic from their relationships with us to their professionalism on the trail. We had a good time except for all the rain, which was not something anyone could control. I couldn’t have made it up the mountain without all the additional help from the summit porters… Read more “The guides were top-notch.”
All of the other trekking crews could not stop talking about how expert our company was. Casper and Emmanuel, our assistant guide, were incredible throughout the whole climb and have become lifelong friends. Truly the experience is one that we will cherish for the rest of our lives as is the friendship we bear them.… Read more “The crew for this trip was SPECTACULAR!”
Thanks, @peak_planet! We had an amazing trip and couldn’t have done it without you, our guide, Davis, and the great crew!
What an awesome team to help make our journey a complete success. Every detail of our climb was well thought out and discussed to our satisfaction. The support Peak Planet gave us to accomplish our summit was far beyond our expectations. Thank you
Davis, Rebman, and the entire crew were absolutely amazing. We felt fully prepared leading up to the hike, and throughout we really felt like one big family. All of the porters came together and made the beginning and end of each day both fun and relaxing. Francis, our chef, made some of the most delicious… Read more “We really felt like one big family”
Thanks Caspar, Emanuel, Cash, Peter, Alexi , Joseph and the rest of the gang. You guys were excellent!
Read the website carefully – everything the Peak Planet promises to deliver – it will! The local team, led by Msuri with the assistance of Thomas, was stunning: Samueli (the cook), Humphrey (the waiter), Charles (tent crew), Innocent (toilet crew) and Ondeska, Abed, Omary, Erick, Hussein, Issa, Elirehema, Amir, Ramadhan, Samuel and Peter – THANK… Read more “Everything Peak Planet promises to deliver – it will!”
Davis was a really fantastic guide and an honest, trustworthy person. I would go anywhere with him! Francis was a wonderful cook, overall overseer and much else. Adam was amazing in running the camp and making sure that my tent stayed dry. I had a first-class experience.
Boscoe, Kash, Baraka, and Kennedy were the best! As was all the staff.
The entire crew was phenomenal and every single one of them were instrumental in my success of being able to summit Kilimanjaro. I am very happy with the level of service and support I received from everyone at Peak Planet. I would not hesitate in referring Peak Planet to anyone.
The trip was excellent. The team did everything possible to make us comfortable in challenging weather conditions.
The team themselves were wonderful. And worked well with our faster pace. Everyone was accommodating and helpful along the way to make sure we had the best experience.
You guys knocked this out of the park. The guides were beyond amazing, the food was incredible. This was way better than I thought it would be.
So many crew members, great hospitality, health checks, and clear communication assured that we were all able to summit the mountain. I can’t say enough great things about the company. I also appreciate the restrictions for the porters and that the staff is paid fairly. Davis, our lead guide, took care of us with health… Read more “We had an EXCELLENT trek with Peak Planet”
I will recommend Peak Planet to anyone interested in climbing Kilimanjaro. We had an amazing experience. Our guides and the staff were fantastic!
Amazing family experience from start to finish. All aspects of trip exceeded expectations.
Deo and Kennedy and their team of wonderful porters took such good care of us, making sure that we were well equipped and informed enough to complete our mission to climb to the top. We wouldn’t have done it without them. We are ever so thankful to the team, please extend our gratitude to them… Read more “We are ever so thankful to the team”
Davis, Rebman and the entire staff of porters were beyond our expectations! Our entire group of climbers couldn’t have been happier!
I can not stress enough how fantastic every aspect of our trip was. Everything. I will be writing seller reviews on all sites that I can find for your company, your guides, all of the people that made our trip so wonderful.
The guides were awesome. The group of 11 of us all made it to the summit in no small part because the guides (Casper, Solomon, Emmanuel, Baracka, and Joseph), and porters were EXCELLENT. They were really awesome. Overall, the climb was amazing, the food was very tasty (and we had a cake for a birthday… Read more “I WOULD highly recommend you guys to anyone.”
We had an amazing experience. Casper, Emma, Salomon, Baraca and Joseph were amazing. I got sick on the second day and Casper and Salomon stayed with me the whole time. I couldn’t have made it without them. Also, it is important to mention the work of the porters… the energy they have it’s unbelievable and… Read more “We had an amazing experience”
Caspar, his team of assistant guides (Solomon, Emmanuel, Baracka, and Joseph), and all 44 porters were extremely helpful in providing our group of 11 a very positive and memorable experience. The focus on safety first, summit second was a key enabler in allowing all 11 members of our group to reach the summit. Caspar and… Read more “Caspar and his team provided a very positive and memorable experience.”
This trip was amazing. From the booking to the tipping ceremony & everything in between, it was fantastic.
This trip was amazing. From the booking to the tipping ceremony & everything in between, it was fantastic. A few thoughts below (apologies for the brevity!) – Guides (Caspar, Solomon, Joseph, Emanuel & Baraka) were fantastic. I trusted and felt 100% safe w them – always felt comfortable asking questions or for help and felt… Read more “This trip was amazing. From the booking to the tipping ceremony & everything in between, it was fantastic.”
Bosco (Head Guide) and Kennedy (Asst Head Guide) were best in class. Ivan Charles is ready to advance to become at least an Assistant Head Guide. We were lucky that Ivan was designated as helper and be one of the summit porters. Kennedy, our waiter, also deserves special recognition. Our stomach engineer, Mongoshoh cooked meals… Read more “Bosco and Kennedy were best in class.”
I was impressed with the commitment of the entire staff to our success. Bosco and Rama a great team! It was clear that we had the best crew on the mountain, and we are so fortunate that we booked with Peak Planet.
Casper, Saloman, Emmanual, Joseph, Balaka were absolutely amazing! Not only that, but the entire team provided such an Amazing experience. Talking with other groups, some didn’t even have health checks! Couldn’t believe that. Our group was also obviously the envy of other groups at the camp and the relationship the customers had with the team…… Read more “The Entire Team Provided Such an Amazing Experience”
We absolutely loved our climb! Caspar and Ema were total pros and ensured our safety and well-being during the entire eight days. The Lemosho route was absolutely beautiful and I was glad we took our time with a longer route to acclimate. It was also great knowing that we booked through an organization that treats… Read more “We absolutely loved our climb!”
Msuri was a fantastic leader and it was apparent his team had huge respect for him. I have already recommended him and his team to other potential climbers – I could not fault anyone or any aspect of the climb. We were also very impressed with the organisation of Peak Planet, every transfer, the accommodation… Read more “Thank you all for a tremendous experience”
Overall it was a great experience. Guides, crew, food, gear were all great. I enjoyed the service provided by everyone on the crew, which added to the beautiful scenery of the hike.
All the best to Peak Planet, we have so enjoyed working with you and our Kili experience could not have been better.
MSuri, Thomas and Barraka were amazing guides; each of them spent time getting to know the guests while always keeping our health, comfort and welfare as their top priority. Barraka was a great motivator and cheerleader, always leading our chants! Thomas taught us about the mountain, the flora/ fauna, the geology etc and also provided… Read more “All the best to Peak Planet, we have so enjoyed working with you and our Kili experience could not have been better.”
The whole team on the hike was awesome. Bosco, Rama and the rest of the team made us feel as comfortable as you can be, being on a mountain that long. They were high-energy and their positive demeanor kept our spirits high through the whole hike.
Msuri and his team were fabulous! He exuded a quiet confidence that let me know we were in very good hands for the climb. I don’t believe there could be a better guide on the mountain. After the climb we went to Zanzibar and everything went smoothly. I will strongly encourage anyone looking to climb… Read more “I will strongly encourage anyone looking to climb Kilimanjaro to use Peak Planet.”
Caspar and assistant guide Simon were very professional and very knowledgeable about geology, plants, animals, etc. Porters were all very good, too. Only place for improvement would be the toilet tent- thank goodness we had it, but it was a little small and the zipper was worn out so it was a chore to get… Read more “We’ll recommend Peak to others”
The guides and the rest of the support crew were extraordinary in the way that they were always positive, always going out of their way to be helpful and make me more comfortable, lift my spirits, ensure my success in summiting. Often its the small things that make a big difference such as Adam giving… Read more “Often its the small things that make a big difference”
The guides and porters amazing skills and knowledge (both on the climb and safari) were incredibly valuable and made our trip as wonderful as it was! I will absolutely recommend Peak Planet to everyone looking for a memorable climb and safari. Thank you!
I experienced tremendous leadership by Davis and the guides, as well as the porters, and professionalism in the climb, camp, food, etc. I highly recommend Peak Planet for this experience.
I am very satisfied with the guides, porters, and everyone involved. The staff in Africa were amazing. I am also very happy to be associated with KPAP and Peak Planet. Davis was the most amazing guide—navigating everyone’s health and safety up the mountain, as well as Redmond, Kennedy, and Raman. I really can’t say enough… Read more “I was very satisfied with the guides, porters, and everyone involved.”
We are very happy with our assistant guides: Baraka and Immanuel. Baraka, he helped Adrien to get down and also carried fresh food to us all the way from down. He was so kind and has excellent knowledge of history and environments. Kudos to Baraka and Immanuel. Immanuel, he is very funny and takes care… Read more “We are very happy with our guides”
Absolutely top notch. The guides (Davis, Rebmon, Kennedy, and Rama), the cook (Francis), the server (Eric), the tent guy (Adam), and the porters were all amazing. The weather was perfect too. I cannot imagine a better trip. The sleeping bag I rented did not seem as warm as advertised. But I had a fleece liner… Read more “Absolutely top notch.”
Davis was OUTSTANDING! We would not have all made it if it wasn’t for his outstanding leadership. Eric was fantastic as well! His enthusiasm, both as our server/waiter and as the leader of dance/song, was contagious.
It was always evident that the guides made our health and safety their number one priority. The seven days going up made the summit day and return that much easier. We had confidence in the decisions the guides made and their descriptions of each segment of the route. Our guides and the planned nutrition provided… Read more “It was always evident that the guides made our health and safety their number one priority.”
The whole team surpassed our groups’ expectations. It seemed that just when they were offering the best possible service and attitudes, it would get even better! This was my second time to bring a large group to climb Kili and I plan to bring more groups in the future with Peak Planet.
Overall this was an amazing adventure surrounded by even more amazing people. Your “ground” crew in Tanzania is bar none professionals. I have been on numerous guided adventures and your team in Tanzania were amongst the elite. Their attention to detail and singular focus on our success on this climb was remarkable. Msuri and Stephen(our… Read more “Thank you for an amazing adventure with amazing people!”
The leaders and porters were the best!!! No complaints. They, in my opinion, are the true ambassadors of Peak Planet. They were committed and represented their country and their company with great pride. They are truly the face of Peak Planet. Will forever be talking about them and their commitment.
Lead guide Casper was remarkable and a truly safety focused leader. His care for our personal safety as well as our preparation for summit night could not have been better. He was in many ways a captain and father for me. My appreciation of him will be life long … I am 69 and could… Read more “Safety is a real deal with the Peak Planet organization”
Thank you SO much. The entire thing was a magical experience.
Overall, the climb/experience was great. Davis, Clarence, Rama, Rebman were all extremely attentive and always on the lookout. With their experience levels, we practically had multiple head guides! They were very patient with our questions and the multiple levels of physical abilities of the client team. The pace was relatively slow, but I should have… Read more “I would highly recommend Peak Planet.”
My entire trip with Peak Planet was amazing !! Your quick response time with my initial questions prior to booking, during the lead-up to the trip, and final confirmations were always quickly answered. Godfrey was knowledge and personable Safari Guide. I thoroughly enjoyed my days on Safari and loved how he shared so much information… Read more “My entire trip with Peak Planet was amazing !!”
Such a wonderful experience from start to finish. Everything was absolutely excellent, and the expertise and encouragement of the guides, together with the porters and mountain crew who were the lifeblood of the group, always smiling and encouraging and helping us along the way, were the primary reason we succeeded in reaching Uhuru Peak –… Read more “Everything was absolutely excellent!”
Had an amazing trip. Davis and all the guides were great. The porter staff and crew were excellent.
I would highly recommend Peak Planet to anyone wanting to tackle Mt Kilimanjaro
Everything was 5 stars. Thank you, Peak Planet.
Casper and his group are a credit to you and your company! I have been on different tours before and you are by far the best!
It was perfect. Fantastic team and superb guides (Davis and Justine)!
The lead guide was instrumental in making this a successful and memorable trip.
Thanks, we had a great trip. The guides, assistants, and porters were exceptional.
Davis and Rebman were superb.
Our lead guide Davis, and the rest of his team were excellent. We very much enjoyed all the people we had on our team. The 9 day Northern Circuit was excellent as was the hike and camping accommodations.
I thought our Chief guide, Davis, did an outstanding job managing our entire trekking party. There was great camaraderie amongst all the porters, all the trekkers, and all the guides. The group was in synch every day, and that all starts and ends with Davis’ leadership.
I may never climb Kilimanjaro again, but if… Read more “I may never climb Kilimanjaro again, but if I did I would go with Peak Planet again.”
Very pleased with the overall experience. Caspar and his team were amazing (knowledgeable, well-prepared, friendly, helpful, and encouraging)! I also want to give a shout out to one of our porters – Patrick. Patrick consistently stepped up and went the extra mile and would make an excellent assistant guide in near future. Thank you!!
Overall, extremely impressed with the professionalism of everyone involved, from DJ in the US who answered my many inquiries in a timely fashion, to the extraordinary crew, guides and porters who made it all possible. Casper was an excellent head guide who was very competent and intelligent and rigorous. I was also very impressed with… Read more “Overall, extremely impressed with the professionalism of everyone involved”
I was very satisfied with the entire trip. Five Stars Peak Planet!!
It was an amazing journey, definitely a life challenge, and we are very happy that we chose Peak Planet. You guys are probably the best out there!
Davis and his assistants (Immanuel, Immanuel, and Rebman) did a FANTASTIC JOB. Davis adjusted how he does things to accommodate our group. He always had safety first followed closely by encouraging us to achieve our goal. I would recommend to friends and highly recommend Davis.
Great trekking company!
The Guides and Porters on our trip with Peak Planet were professional, seasoned and skilled! From day one I felt like their commitment and priority was to our health and safety. The number two priority was for us to have an amazing experience and successfully reach our goal of summiting Kilimanjaro! The Porters were just… Read more “We saw many outfitters on the mountain and we were always proud to be with Peak Planet!”
Our trip was so successful because of the experienced guides that we had. The skill levels, experience, and age of the trekkers varied widely, and that took lots of well-experienced leadership to guide and control the pace of the group rather than individuals going astray. The only information I underestimated was the total preparation and… Read more “Our trip was so successful because of the experienced guides that we had.”
Our 4-Day safari was wonderful. Our trips to Tarangire National Park, Ngorongoro Crater, and Serengeti National park offered many of Tanzania’s beautiful scenery, animals and people. What made this a trip of a lifetime was our guide, Walter Temba. Walter was kind, informative and attentive to all of our needs. He knew where to take… Read more “Our 4-Day safari was wonderful.”
The guides match our personality and were very patient and kind during the entire process.
Our porters took great care of us and made our stay very comfortable.
Caspar and his team were brilliant! All of the guides and porters made us feel very welcome and looked after us well. We had a tough climb but with the support of Caspar and the assistant guides 5 people successfully summited and were brought back down the mountain safely. The journey was as great as… Read more “Thanks for a wonderful and safe journey!”
It was a life changing experience that I’ll never forget and I will be contacting peak planet for future climbs.
Guide Ignas and assistant guide Rama were excellent.
The guides and porters and food were excellent. I had a bit more attention from guides because of my knees and they made sure that every person is in our group of six was good to go next day.
Nothing negative to say
Team was very professional
Great adventure! Thank you!
I had a fantastic experience with Peak Planet, and I would be happy to answer questions from anyone who is looking into a climb.
I can’t say enough good things about how extraordinary Davis was!! Thank you for providing the best guide and great porters.
The guide assistant guide and porters were all brilliant on the mountain. Thanks so much for all the help. I will recommend Peak Planet highly to anyone climbing Kilimanjaro.
Our time on the safari was fantastic. Walter was so accommodating and ensured that he knew exactly what our goals were for the safari. He made sure we were completely satisfied, modifying the days to suit our preferences. We really enjoyed his company throughout the four days. He is a great representative of Peak Planet.… Read more “Allow me to tell you personally how pleased we were with Peak Planet while in Tanzania.”
A wonderful experience!!! Bosco and the entire staff made me feel like a queen. I could not have made the summit without Bosco’s expert tutelage and the help of Richard Machenje, the summit porter. The staff who accompanied, besides Bosco and Richard, included Frankie Nguma (Camp Master), Edward Mushy (Waiter), Elphas Kishingo (Chef extraordinaire), Michael… Read more “A wonderful experience!!!”
For our family, it was fantastic due to the true professionalism of our three guides; Msuri, Thomas and Ignes. They were also kind, funny and genuinely invested in our dream of getting to the summit. We are extremely grateful to them. The food was a highlight each day! Patrick the cook just kept on surprising… Read more “This trip was phenomenal!”
Cannot recommend Peak Planet highly enough. Worked with them to plan an adventure that included Mt Kilimanjaro, a safari and s few days to unwind in Zanzibar with three friends. From start to finish, they were phenomenal. Several months of research and interviewing other tour companies, brought me to the conclusion that booking with Peak… Read more “Cannot recommend Peak Planet highly enough. From start to finish, they were phenomenal.”
Our guides were beyond amazing! All of our sweet porters were wonderful! Huge thanks to Caspar, EMA, Joseph, and Mwita for making the trip so amazing!!
Peak Planet exceeded all of our expectations. From the early stages of planning to trekking up to the summit all of our needs were carefully considered and any questions were promptly answered. Ignas and his team were incredibly kind, cheerful and motivating, creating the perfect atmosphere for the climb. We are forever grateful to Dana,… Read more “Thank you from the bottom of our hearts!”
Amazing crew. Literally, everyone was wonderful from Caspar, Emmanuel, and Joseph on down to some of the sweet porters like Lucas. Just a lovely group of folks.
Peak Planet did a fantastic job. The cook needs to be on one of those cooking shows, were the master chefs have to carry up their gear etc. and compete with the cook we had on our climb. The whole crew was top notch. It was a grand but tiring experience, my suggestion is to… Read more “Peak Planet did a fantastic job!”
Special mention to the excellent care and service provided by Casper (guide), Emanuel (assistant guide), Joseph (tent person and also helped with summit) and Mweta (waiter).
We were a bit cold at night and were using rented sleeping bags. Not sure if that had anything to do with it. Otherwise, everything was fantastic.
By and Far, THE BEST Guides! I watched our guides SAVE clients from other companies without any hesitation!!
Our guides were excellent… Davis on the climb, Walter on safari. We would not have made it up and down without Davis’ flexibility, support, and adaptation. Davis really worked to ensure that the group all made it to the summit. And we did. On safari, Walter was knowledgeable and easy to work with. We saw the”Big… Read more “Our guides were excellent”
Staff was terrific… from start to finish. Dana responded to emails quickly and thoroughly. Ben was informative in each briefing and Davis was encouraging and supportive throughout both treks (Mt. Meru and Mt. Kilimanjaro). The only thing I would change would be to shorten the duration of both descents (Meru and Kilimanjaro). Logistically, this may… Read more “Staff was terrific… from start to finish.”
I loved everything – from the excellent and prompt communication while booking, to the quality gear and services (we LOVED the food), to the amazing guides and porters. I’m telling everyone they have to do Kilimanjaro whether they like hiking or not, and they have to do it with Peak Planet.
When I finally decided to turn this dream of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro into a reality I spent several months researching various companies at different price ranges. After narrowing it down to 6 companies associated with KPAP, I ultimately chose to go with Peak Planet. I was impressed with several aspects of their company such as… Read more “Mount Kilimanjaro, Peak Planet, and Team Caspar stole a piece of my heart.”
We couldn’t be more pleased with our Peak Planet experience. From the very beginning, Dana was so helpful in helping us identify the right route and timing of the trip, responding promptly to our *many* emails with concerns, questions, and various inquiries. Our expectations were blown completely out of the water — our guides, Deo… Read more “Thank you for making our Honeymoon so wonderful”
Porters great. Bosco the leader great. Latrines great. Soup and tea and food great. Encouragement from porters great.
Absolutely loved the trip, very well organized and planned. As a solo female traveler, I was very well looked after and would definitely recommend Peak Planet
Pickup from the airport was on time.
The accommodation was good with friendly staff and delicious food in the hotel.
Trek was well organized by our guide Davis.
He and his crew were wonderful including the tent, food arrangements and watching us throughout the trek.
Very well done
Five Stars! Excellent memories were made from an excellent company!
I had a wonderful experience with Peak Planet. On summit night I really appreciated the encouragement from the guides and porters. Instead of forcing us to go fast (like the other companies) our porters and guides sang to us all the way to the top! I will be recommending this company to all my fellow… Read more “I will be recommending this company to all my fellow hikers!”
Excellent service from the guide Davis and all of his crew. Equipment was in best condition and staff were able to fix any issues during the climb. Food was good and the crew was willing to help with smiles anytime.
I would highly recommend peak planet.
From start to finish, everything about Peak Planet was top notch. I did a lot of research online and looked at many different companies, hoping to find the best one — and definitely know we found the best! For starters, love that Peak Planet is part of KPAP. That should be one of the top… Read more “Peak Planet was top notch”
Just from start to finish the whole trip has been a life-changing experience. Casper our guide was amazing, he took his time to get to know each person and his skills were endless. Realising when someone needed help and doing everything he could to make them feel more relaxed. The food was on point, absolutely… Read more “The whole trip has been a life-changing experience.”
It was an amazing experience! We had a fabulous group and amazing guides and porters. Thank you!
Everything was flawless. Our driver was waiting for us at the airport, Stella Maris was clean, the food delicious, and the staff made us feel like family. What a place! Our guide Caspar and his team of Emmanuel, Future, Stivin, and Salomon were the most professional and sincere guides on the mountain. What a team!… Read more “Thank you for making our honeymoon an unforgettable trip!”
Davis and team were superb. Watching Davis lead and grow other leader was exceptional and the entire trip was seamless.
The guides, the climb, the food, the route, the porters, the equipment on Kilimanjaro exceeded all my expectations. What an incredible team! It was an unforgettable experience. I saw other guiding companies during the trek and Peak Planet was by far the best in terms of organization, porters, and guides to clients ratio, top of… Read more “Well done Peak Planet! “
Incredible trip and extremely impressed with the organizational leadership of Peak Planet. From the booking process to the actual climb, all was a wonderful experience. Your people make a huge difference and I’m super impressed with how Peak Planet runs. Will definitely leave more reviews. Loved every minute!!
The guides and porters were amazing. Made the trip wonderful.
The gear list was very helpful, stick to the list and you have all the gear you need.
The guides and porters were amazing. It would be good to get more information on what peak planet are doing to ensure they are paid fairly and have good treatment whilst on the mountain. I am glad you ask Laura. Here at Peak Planet, we strive to have our porters treated well. We are members… Read more “The guides and porters were amazing.”
I couldn’t have been happier. From Dana’s prompt and helpful responses to Davis and the crew going above and beyond to ensure our trek was safe, enjoyable, and successful. I’ll be recommending Peak Planet to everyone.
Ben was great and handled all arrangements, including driving me to the start on a special schedule. Everything very smooth. Davis was a great guide and the crew was amazing. Francis, Adam, Eric, Joseph, Redman, Willson, etc., what a great crew. Super experience. On the Safari David was an amazing guide and we were thrilled… Read more “Thanks for a great experience!”
I was impressed with the commitment of the entire staff to our success. It was clear that we had the best crew on the mountain, and we are so fortunate that we booked with Peak Planet.
The staff’s attention to detail and focus on safety ensures shows the climbers best interest is always in mind. The staff also creates a fun, inclusive environment that makes you feel at home in a foreign place! A HUGE thank you to Peak Planet for all the care and love they provided our group with… Read more “Highly recommend climbing with Peak Planet! “
Guides and porters were all professional, friendly and helpful. I can’t say enough good things about the entire staff on our trip. EXCELLENT. Medical checks and the amount of food served was outstanding. PP did a great job guiding us through a blizzard on our summit night/day.
Davis and Magnus were our guides and they were outstanding! They were so knowledgeable and made our hike a safe and unforgettable experience. Both my husband and I are physicians and we were both very impressed by the medical knowledge and experience of our guides. They kept us safe and healthy throughout the hike and… Read more “I wanted to just let you all know how much my husband and I loved our Kili climb!”
The porters and guides were great always willing to go beyond and provide help by anticipating needs.
My husband and I recently summited Kilimanjaro from the Lemosho route with the help of the Peak Planet staff. We would not have been successful without their expertise and continued positive spirits every step of the way. The entire staff paid attention to detail and seem to genuinely care for our well-being and success. We… Read more “It was the journey that continues to tug at my heart.”
Best trip of my life with great guides, support staff (porters, etc) and fellow climbers!!!!
It was obvious from the first briefing that Peak Planet was the superior outfit to climb Kili with… Guides were amazing, maybe if they could have name badges it would help??? always smiling and willing to help. When compared to other tours on the mountain, we were very happy we booked with Peak Planet…our guides… Read more “Guides were amazing”
Right from the beginning my questions were answered – and there were a lot, Dana was very good at eliminating any stress I may have had. I cannot say enough good things about the guides and porters that our group worked with. From the start Modi, Davis and Magnus were professional and very fun. The… Read more “Peak Planet is the ONLY company you should climb Kili with.”
Thanks, Dana. The trip was amazing! You have a great team with Davis and his crew. I did not end up going down into the crater as I didn’t have the energy on summit day but I really enjoyed the parts that I did see from the top. The entire week was an experience of… Read more “You have a great team with Davis and his crew!”
If you are considering Kilimanjaro, I have two pieces of advice. One-this mountain is challenging and pre-climb conditioning will be tested. There will be unexpected challenges on the mountain. Like many climbers, this was the hardest physical and mental activity that I have attempted. Secondly-Go with Peak Planet. The summit rate is > 90%. Along… Read more “Peak Planet stood out from the other outfitters”
I was thoroughly impressed with our guides (Davis – lead; Magnus – assistant guide) and the rest of the crew. I would highly recommend the guides. The quality of their service and the quality of the food on the mountain surpassed my expectations. I will definitely recommend Peak Planet to friends looking to hike Kilimanjaro.
I had decently high expectations for the trip, but Peak Planet still surpassed them. I was amazed by how good the food was! The whole crew that made the trip possible were absolutely amazing – everyone was very welcoming and they all did their jobs seamlessly. We were well looked after and everything possible was… Read more “I would highly recommend Peak Planet”
I saw your Instagram post that other proud vegans summited with Peak Planet. You all put on an amazing production and should take deep pride in what you do!
Overall, I had a truly excellent time. Caspar is a very impressive guide, both in terms of his work with clients but also his manager skills (I can’t even begin to imagine what is involved in organizing a staff of 39 on the mountain). Emmanuel, our ‘chief’ assistant guide was also excellent, as were the… Read more “I had a truly excellent time”
We did the Northern Circuit and the trip was great. Five Stars!
I did the Lemosho Route with our wonderful guide, Casper. Overall Rating = 5 Stars
Great trip. Very satisfied with Peak Planet and have already started recommending your company to my colleagues.
We are on a plane to San Francisco from Tanzania — back from an amazing 9 day trek up Kili and we wanted to offer you some feedback. First of all, your guides are unbelievable! Davis and Magnus (and the others, but especially these two) were organized, smart, warm, aware, caring, and professional. They inspired… Read more “Your guides are unbelievable!”
I had high expectations for the trip, but Peak Planet still surpassed them. The whole crew that made the trip possible were absolutely amazing.
Medical checkups were very well executed and necessary. Guides did a great job ensuring everyone was healthy and fit to continue with their trek at high altitude.
Thanks to everyone at Peak Planet for an amazing Kilimanjaro trek followed by an equally wonderful 7-day Safari trip in June 2017.
I’m very grateful to our head guide August, who was the best encouragement and extremely helpful on my summit of Kilimanjaro.
An experience made complete by our team of porters who… Read more “Thank you for the Adventure of a Lifetime!”
Not only are the porters and guides the nicest people you could hope to meet, but what they manage to create, cook and build for you up a mountain is quite unbelievable. Before going, I was told by everyone who had climbed Kili to take my own food and condiments because it was inedible… not… Read more “They are truly a remarkable company.”
My sister and I climbed Kilimanjaro with them last week and has the most amazing time. Our group were wonderfully friendly, the support crew is great fun, very professional and incredibly motivating. Dana is also very contactable and happy to answer any questions throughout making the experience incredibly personable. Having heard from various people of their experiences with other companies… Read more “Peak Planet is truly fantastic. “
Highly recommend Peak Planet’s given approach to health/safety, supported by strong/experienced guides and on-the-ground team (tents, food, equipment, etc.)
Thank you so much! It has been the most incredible experience! You guys were absolutely amazing throughout and your guides are truly the best!
Thanks to everyone at Peak Planet for an amazing Kilimanjaro trek…couldn’t have asked for a better group of guides!
Sarah and I signed up with a group trek through Peak Planet, a U.S.-based company that organizes Kilimanjaro climbs and other activities in Tanzania. We chose Peak Planet from the many guide companies out there based off of their stellar online reviews and a recommendation from Sarah’s friend Alexis, who used them a few years back… Read more “Thanks to everyone at Peak Planet for an amazing Kilimanjaro trek…couldn’t have asked for a better group of guides! “
August was a brilliant guide – confident, calm, in control and experienced. I can’t speak highly enough of him. The tents were the best on the mountain and food was superb. I couldn’t have had a better trip – thanks to the entire team at Peak Planet – one very happy customer!
I climbed with the best guides, assistant guides and porters. All the guides were motivating, encouraging and most importantly made sure that we were always safe. They never let us walk alone. They were also very professional and experienced.
Overall, it was a great experience and I had all the information needed before the trip and during the trip. Absolutely outstanding guides, porters, helpers, cook !!
Our trip is over and we all summited Uhuru Peak – thank you for the great support and service. I just want to also say we had a great guide Joshua – he was amazing and we received amazing service!
I had a really great time. Thanks for the trip of a lifetime.
My sons, a friend and I climbed Kilimanjaro from August 3, 2016 to August 10. After researching the various guides on Kilimanjaro, we selected Peak Planet. We were very happy with our choice. They picked us up at the airport and we stayed in nice accommodations. We signed up for a four person private climb… Read more “It is a True Adventure”
Both my husband and I are physicians and we were both very impressed by the medical knowledge and experience of our guides. They kept us safe and healthy throughout the hike.
Peak Planet is top notch and we were all very happy with our choice. I loved every one of our guides. Stratton, who was one of the assistant guides, was an exceptional standout.
The trip far exceeded my expectations! The guides, chef, porters are all amazing! It was a very positive and exhilarating experience!
“I have just returned from climbing Kili via the 6 day Rongai Route. My friend and I (we’re 2 40 something females) had the most wonderful experience. From the initial briefing to our amazing guides, Joseph and Viviano Mosha and the awesome food provided by Emil, we cannot fault them. We’re positive we only made… Read more “I could go on and on about how wonderful it was to hike around Kili…”
“I went to Kilimanjaro with 4 other friends and we all had a great time. We used Peak Planet to book it. I have nothing but praise to give to this companies. Ken in Peak planet answered every question we had at all times of day and night. And our guides and porters in Tanzania… Read more “I have nothing but praise to give…”
“We booked through Peak Planet and have only good things to say. Our guides were very knowledgeable and made us feel safe throughout our trip. The food was great and the tents and facilities were all comfortable. We had Charles and Damas who, along with Peter and the rest of their crew, are really responsible… Read more “We booked through Peak Planet and have only good things to say.”
“We all successfully reached Uhuru Peak… Trip was amazing… Peak Planet is perfect… Great guides and crew… Food good not great (but who cares) and equipment very very good to excellent… Lemosho is excellent route.. 7 day six night is the right way to do it… Not 5 nighter…too short a time and too hard a… Read more “Peak Planet is perfect.”
“Thanks a lot for putting together our group. People at Peak Planet tours were unbelievable great!!! 100% reliable well organized, caring and friendly.
This has been one of the most amazing experienced I have ever had!”
Our Kilimanjaro experience was fantastic and definitely something that my wife and I would strongly recommend.
“Our Kilimanjaro experience was fantastic and definitely something that my wife and I would strongly recommend. Equally so, Peak Planet was excellent and I would strongly recommend both based on our dealings. The guides and porters were excellent. The camps were first class, the food was truly excellent given conditions, and the guides had good… Read more “Our Kilimanjaro experience was fantastic and definitely something that my wife and I would strongly recommend.”
“Myself and two friends started the climb with four others on 25th June following the Shira route and felt very well looked after by all of the staff. Our group was led by Mussa along with Robbie and Nelson and we couldn’t have asked for better guides. Robbie was a really excellent guide to have… Read more “The food on the climb was fantastic and special thanks to Joseph, I miss his cooking!”
“We had a wonderful time on our climb and safari and were impressed with the guides. All three of us made the Kili summit, despite some altitude headaches/nausea. The two guides on our climb (Mussa and Julius) were very good at keeping tabs on our health issues and encouraging us where needed. Our safari guide… Read more “We had a wonderful time on our climb and safari and were impressed with the guides.”
“Just wanted to say thanks for all the help booking and coordinating our trip to Kilimanjaro back in February. Peak Planet was a GREAT choice. The guides were experienced and professional, and our porters were quite accommodating and friendly. Between the private bathrooms and always having the best tent locations at the campsites, we were… Read more “Peak Planet was a GREAT choice.”
“My son, Ian, traveled with his Aunt Carla and Uncle Steven in late August/early September to Tanzania. Ian had the time of his life on this trip. He had such a wonderful experience on the mountain and has been a changed young man since this journey. His guide, Joshua, was an outstanding leader and Ian… Read more “…had such a wonderful experience on the mountain and has been a changed young man since”
“Thanks for the smooth organization of the Kilimanjaro trip. That was a great experience…I will come back some day!”
“Just wanted to let you know that I just got home from my Kilimanjaro climb and it was spectacular. Totally exceeded all of my expectations. The preparations and professional work of everyone over there was superb, from the guides, to the porters, to the drivers. Nothing went awry. I will highly recommend you all to… Read more “Totally exceeded all of my expectations.”
“Just some feed back regarding the Kilimanjaro trek my wife and I did during June. We’ve done similar treks before, but this one was as good as we have experienced. The gear, tents, latrines etc. were top class and the head guide and guides were as good as they get. For reference I have included… Read more “We’ve done similar treks before, but this one was as good as we have experienced.”
“I want to thank you for a great trip. Kilimanjaro was spectacular. The guides and porters were outstanding. Your responses to my questions were always prompt and clear. Traveling to/in Africa is a little intimidating, but Peak Planet made the whole experience easy and enjoyable. I’m even considering going back.”
“My husband and I got back from our Peak Planet Kilimanjaro climb and safari a few weeks ago, and all we can say is WOW. Firstly, you did such a stellar job coordinating all of the details, providing us with a perfect itinerary and booking every hotel and meal for us. Jordan and I had… Read more “All we can say is WOW.”
Here is a webpage from our clients who climbed with us on the Lemosho Route during a full blue moon in August 2012.
“I am so pleased with my adventure to Kilimanjaro, Zanzibar, and the safari. I cannot think of anything that could have made the trip better (other than the mountain being flat or maybe a pre-scheduled massage after the climb!). Peak Planet’s staff was outstanding in all areas: customer service, professionalism, technical knowledge/skills, logistics, nutrition and… Read more “I am so pleased with my adventure to Kilimanjaro, Zanzibar, and the safari.”
“I just returned home from the Northern Circuit route. Joshua and his team did a great job of leading the trek. All 10 climbers summited Kilimanjaro. Thanks for putting this trek together. It was great.”
“Cheers! At age 70, on Sunday, January 27, 2013, at 7:00 am. I had a glass of champagne on Uhuru Peak of Mount Kilimanjaro. WOW! What a moment! Fantastic ending to a perfect climb via the Northern Circuit 9-Day Route. Ken of Peak Planet was the best. Always prompt in answering questions by e-mail or… Read more “At age 70… I had a glass of champagne on Uhuru Peak of Mount Kilimanjaro.”
“I just got back to Bangkok and my daughter to Canada after completing the 6 day Machame route climb to Uhuru Peak. I wanted to say a big thank you to you for your organization and response to queries during the organization and planning of the trip. But mostly want to offer huge praise for… Read more “Thanks to all for a lifetime of memories – you are the best!”
We were very impressed with this company. They did an outstanding job keeping us healthy and safe. All five of us made it to the Kili summit with their help. When our friend John Washburn started having some health issues after summiting, they took excellent care of him to get them down quickly. I can’t… Read more “We were very impressed”
I just wanted to say a huge thank you to you and Peak Planet for providing us with the trip of a lifetime!
I just wanted to say a huge thank you to you and Peak Planet for providing us with the trip of a lifetime! We arrived safely back in the States yesterday, and had an absolute blast. Everything was perfect! We both made it to Uhuru peak and our guides & climbing team were tremendous the… Read more “I just wanted to say a huge thank you to you and Peak Planet for providing us with the trip of a lifetime!”
We are hoping to share our enthusiasm with young climbers & couples for years to come. Gaby and Justin made a great video of their Machame climb. Watch and enjoy!
On February 24th 2014, my husband and I went on the 10 day Lemosho route (8 days on the mountain) through Peak Planet. Everything was exceptional and we wouldn’t change a single thing! Starting from the beginning, I worked with Ken and Trevor to get everything booked. I was extremely impressed with how quickly I… Read more “Everything was exceptional and we wouldn’t change a single thing!”
Jambo Trevor, Just wanted to drop a line to say thank you. Kay and had a successful climb and a really good time. I can not say enough how wonderful our guide Henry and the staff of Peak Planet were. The rental gear was all excellent as well. All of the arrangements, transfers, everything went… Read more “I can not say enough how wonderful our guide Henry and the staff of Peak Planet were”
Nothing I experienced here in the states comes close to the job our guides and their team of porters and chef did to help us make the climb to the summit a success.
I just completed my summit climb to Kilimanjaro last week with Peak Planet and their fantastic guides. My name is Charles and I made the climb with my son Andrew. Coming from the USA and being an avid hunter I’ve had quite a bit of experience working with guides and outfitters. Nothing I experienced here… Read more “Nothing I experienced here in the states comes close to the job our guides and their team of porters and chef did to help us make the climb to the summit a success.”
Abraham and his team where amazing. Best time ever! I am inspired to go back and do it again!
Hello Peak Planet! I just made a video of our adventure, which we just came back from doing over Lemosho 9 days with your phenomenal guides and team! It was a trip of a lifetime and we all made it to the summit, and will never forget our experience. Thanks in particular to the wonderful… Read more “It was a trip of a lifetime and we all made it to the summit, and will never forget our experience.”
It’s tough to describe how exhilarating it is to summit Kilimanjaro and see the epic views. From Peak Planet patiently fielding our numerous pre-trip prep questions to JT, our chief guide and the entire ensemble ensuring we got to the top, this was an unforgettable experience of a lifetime. Worth every penny! Visit Chaz’s blog… Read more “…Was an unforgettable experience of a lifetime. Worth every penny!”
In March 2015 senior leaders of one of the biggest health care organizations in the Middle East, Hamad Medical Corporation, decided to take up a challenge, climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, a life time adventure. We were a group of 9 doctors ranging in age from 36 to 60. Since many of us had not done anything… Read more “We strongly recommend Peak Planet for such an adventure”
From the first email sent to Ken to the goodbye, everything was superb. Nagaya was professional, polite, informative at the debriefing. He set a great tone for the upcoming climb that we were anxiously anticipating. He was honest yet very optimistic. The three guides; Chris, Alpha and Raphael were incredible working cohesively as a team.… Read more “Very grateful for the unforgettable journey to the peak.”