Flights from London
London Heathrow Airport
London Heathrow Airport is the main airport that serves those traveling in and out of the city. You can book low-cost flights from London to any city in the world through Orbitz.com. London Heathrow Airport is the busiest airport in the United Kingdom. It is located west of central London and offers direct and connecting flights to locations throughout the world. The major airlines that service Heathrow Airport include Air Canada, Air France, Air China, American Airlines, Australian Airlines and British Airways. You can book flights on these, and many other airlines that fly out of this airport, on Orbitz.com.
Parking at Heathrow Airport
London Heathrow Airport has long-term and short-term parking lots. Long-term parking is available at Terminal 1, Terminal 3 and Terminal 4 and costs £17.90 per day. Short-term parking is available at every terminal and is free for the first 15 minutes. You are then charged £2.80 per hour. Each parking lot has shuttle services that travelers can use to get to the airport's main entrance.
London Ground Transportation
London has public busses, trams, a light rail service and a heavy rail service. London's transport system serves every area of the city and provides services directly to London Heathrow Airport. There are complimentary shuttle services available that take travelers from bus and rail stops close to the airport right to the ticket gates. There are also taxi services available to travelers as well. If you are flying into London and need transportation, book a rental car in advance on Orbitz.com.
Airport Dining Facilities
There are many places to dine in London Heathrow Airport, including Coffee Republic, The Bridge Bar, The Skylark and Bagel Street. Krispy Kreme, TGI Friday's and Starbucks are also located in the dining area. Always use Orbitz.com to find great sales on flights from London, and arrive to the airport early enough to grab a snack and relax before your trip.
Flights to Kilimanjaro
Kilimanjaro International Airport
Kilimanjaro is home to the highest mountain in Africa, and is a popular tourist spot for hikers. Travelers can often find it a challenge to locate budget flights to Kilimanjaro. Orbitz.com searches a variety of airlines at once to locate the best deals. Kilimanjaro International Airport is located approximately 25 miles from Mount Kilimanjaro on Airport Road in Tanzania and is only a few minutes from the city center of Arusha. Four airlines service Kilimanjaro International Airport: KLM, Ethiopian Airlines, Delta and Condor Flights.
Transportation from the Airport
An express shuttle is available at a flat rate that takes travelers to various locations in Tanzania. The main mode of transportation features the Daladala minibuses, which offer inexpensive rides at flat rates. Taxi services are plentiful, and fees must be agreed upon before you get into the taxi. Car rentals are available but most companies provide their own drivers. Orbitz.com can help travelers locate the best car rentals in the area.
Weather in Kilimanjaro
Kilimanjaro has very distinct seasonal weather. Temperatures can range from the high 90s in January and February to the low 60s in July through September. April and May are the wettest months receiving over 10 inches of rain each month.
Things to Do in Kilimanjaro
Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro is the most popular activity for visitors in the area. It can take seven to ten days to reach the top with a professional guide. Alternatively, Ajabu Adventures is a leading luxury safari company that offers tours in the African bush. Visitors can also choose to tour the area on horseback. Orbitz.com can help assist in locating the cheapest flights to Kilimanjaro.
Mount Kilimanjaro View LodgeShimbwe Juju Village, 15 Km from Moshi, Moshi 3.0 out of 5.0
Situated in Moshi, this lodge is in the same area as Machame Gate. Regional attractions also include Moshi Golf Club and Kilimanjaro National Park.
Nyumbani Hotels & Resorts - MoshiRengu Street, Near Kibo Tower, Moshi 3.0 out of 5.0
Situated in Moshi, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Uhuru Park and Moshi Outdoor Market. Moshi Golf Club is 1.9 mi (3.1 km) away.
Kilimanjaro Safaris LodgeShanty Town, Moshi 3.0 out of 5.0
Situated in Moshi, this hotel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Moshi Golf Club and within 3 mi (5 km) of Uhuru Park and Moshi Outdoor Market.
Honey Badger LodgePlot 138, Ngambo Street, Msaranga, Moshi 3.0 out of 5.0
Situated in the mountains, this lodge is within 9 mi (15 km) of Moshi Outdoor Market, Uhuru Park, and Moshi Golf Club.
Osy Grand HotelRiadha St, opp. Akiba Commercial Bank, Moshi 2.5 out of 5.0
Situated in Moshi, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Uhuru Park and Moshi Outdoor Market. Moshi Golf Club is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) away.
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