The highest mountain in Africa, approximately 4.900 metres, based in Tanzania, a true masterpiece of Mother Nature, yes of course we are talking about the magical Mount Kilimanjaro. The mountain is a dormant volcano and has three volcanic cones named ‘Kibo’, ‘Shira’ and ‘Mawenzi’. Shira and Mawenzi are extinct, but the highest peak Kibo, is dormant and could erupt again. The last major eruption was circa 360,000 years ago and the most recent activity was just about 200 years ago.
In 1889, the first persons reached the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro. Now days, the mountain is a major climbing destinations, about 36,000 people attempt to climb the mountain each year.