Dates and Prices Photo Credit: Roger Pelissier Routes All Trips Western Approach -- with Crater Camp overnight* -- without Crater Camp overnight Grand Traverse Umbwe Machame Month All Year All Route/ ARRIVE / DEPART Price/New Tanzania-imposed VAT/Notes ROUTE ARRIVE DEPART PRICE NEW TANZANIA-IMPOSED VAT AVAILABILITY NOTES * Includes Crater Camp and two summit bids Please Note: All prices are subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to produce this information accurately. We reserve the right to correct errors. As of July 1, 2016, Tanzania imposed a new Value Added Tax (VAT) on tourism activities. Small group supplements of $500 will be applied to departures with 3 or fewer trekkers on the Machame and Umbwe routes.