Mount Kilimanjaro is a hiker?s haven. The mountain itself is the whole landmark. Its peak (Uhuru) is at 19,340 feet and thousands of climber?s hikes up every year. The foot at the mountain is surrounded by a place called, Savanna, wherein the animals are allowed to live in freedom. There are local hotels that you can stay in before you start climbing. Depending on your health and experience, there are a lot of different trails going to the peak of the mountain. The longer you hike, the lower the oxygen level. Make sure that before you climb this glorious and proud mountain that you are in excellent health.