Kibo - Horombo via Gilman’s Point and Uhuru Peak.
Wake up at 02.00 am for a pre-down attempt of the summit. It takes 5 hours to Gilman’s Point standing at 5,681 m above the sea level. From Gilman’s it takes 1 extra hour to the summit - Uhuru Peak, the highest point in Africa at 5,896 m above the sea level. You then descend to Horombo Hut for your overnight stay.