Elevation: 5,895 m
Mountain Range: The Eastern Rift Mountains
Countries: Tanzania
Continent: Africa
More Facts:

  • The highest mountain in Africa
  • Tallest free-standing mountain in the world
  • It is actually a dormant volcano and has three volcanic cones: Kibo, Mawenzi, and Shira
  • Contains 5 unique ecosystems
  • First climbed in October 6th , 1889 by Hans Meyer (Germany) and Ludwig Purtscheller (Austria)