Mount Kilimanjaro

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Noun1.Mount Kilimanjaro - the highest peak in AfricaMount Kilimanjaro - the highest peak in Africa; located in northeastern Tanzania; 19,340 feet high
Tanzania, United Republic of Tanzania - a republic in eastern Africa
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Located in Tanzania, Mount Kilimanjaro is a dormant volcano with three volcanic cones, Kibo, Mawenzi and Shira.
However, on arrival at Mawenzi Tarn camp (4 300 m) at the end of the hot 4th day, Mr X complains of a headache, dizziness and nausea.
It consists of three volcanic cones; Kibo, Mawenzi and Shira, and is the closest snow-mountain to the equator.
This was announced by the Prime Minister, Mr Kasim Majaliwa, during his impromptu visit at Mawenzi Regional Referral Hospital, and was not happy to witness the shortage of medical drugs at the hospital.
While Mawenzi and Shira are extinct, |Kibo is dormant, although the last major eruption was 150,000 to 200,000 years ago.
The 13-day trek from April 9 to 21 will cover the mountain's three dormant volcanic cones -- Kibo, Mawenzi and Shira -- using the "Lemosho" route, which is considered to be one of the most scenic routes up the mountain.
A dormant volcanic mountain, Kilimanjaro comprises of three volcanic cones - Kibo, Mawenzi and Shira - and is the highest mountain in Tanzania.
And though I say free-standing, as opposed to a mountain range, Kilimanjaro comprises three distinct volcanic cones--Kibo at 19,341 feet, Mawenzi which stands 16,893 feet, and Shira rising 13,000 feet above the African savannah.
The mountain is composed of three volcanoes: Kibo (19,340 feet), Mawenzi (16,896 feet), and Shira (13,000 feet).
The day before pushing for the summit, they scaled Mawenzi Tarn, one of the volcano's three cones, reaching around 17,000ft, in a bid to acclimatise.
She will then trek up the mountain walking through moorland towards the jagged Mawenzi Peak, one of Kilimanjaro's three volcanic cones.
Composed of three distinct volcanic cones: Kibo 5,895 meters, a dormant crater and where Uhuru Peak the highest point is located; Mawenzi 5,149 meters and Shira 3,962 meters, both extinct, if that is ever true.