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Mount Kilimanjaro Food Menu

You will be amazed at the variety, quality & quantity of the food we serve to you whilst you are on your Mount Kilimanjaro climb. As you are trekking for between 6-9 hours a day (before summit night) you'll be burning alot of calories - and as you are at altitude - even more than you would at sea level.
Ensuring that you are well fed - and fully fuelled for climbing Kilimanjaro is paramount - so you've enough energy to get to the top. On all of our Kilimanjaro climbs you will be fully supported by a team of chefs, and cooking porters whom will cater for every dietary requirement and you will have 3 hot cooked meals a day - plus a plentiful supply of water and hot drinks.
On your trek you will be cooked first-class meals all designed to give you the energy you will need to make it to the top. Below you will find the varieties of food you will be served during your climb.
Keep in mind, however, that our meals are flexible and your cook has the ability to cater to any special dietary restrictions you may have.

Best Diet for High Altitude

What is the Food Like on Kilimanjaro?


  • Toast with honey, jam and butter
  • French toast
  • Crepes
  • Sausage
  • Bacon
  • Eggs (scrambled, friend, omelet)
  • Cooked vegetables
  • Fruits
  • Hot cereal
  • Tea, coffee, cocoa, juice

Lunch & Snacks

  • Cold meat sandwiches
  • Grilled cheese sandwiches
  • Fruits
  • Hard-boiled eggs
  • Muffins
  • French fries
  • Tea, coffee, cocoa, juice
  • Snacks

  • Popcorn
  • Cookies
  • Peanuts
  • Tea


  • Hot-soups – pumpkin, carrot, vegetable
  • Pasta
  • Rice
  • Vegetables
  • Roasted, stewed, or curried beef and chicken
  • Potatoes
  • Corned beef and cabbage
  • Tea, coffee, cocoa, juice
  • Fruit