Submitted by Africatravel on Fri, 08/24/2012 - 22:28
Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa, has three volcanic peaks namely Shira, Mawenzi and Kibo. Kibo peak is covered with snow throughout the year, and it is the easiest non technical walkable mountain summit to reach.
Mount Kilimanjaro is the largest free standing mountain in the world and one of 7 summits. Mount Kilimanjaro is one of 3 natural attractions from tanzania that was nominated to enter for voting competition for the new 7 natural wonders of the world Africa.