Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa and the tallest free-standing mountain in the World. It is one of the Seven Summits, the tallest mountains on each of the seven continents. Mount Kilimanjaro is situated in Tanzania and is colloquially known as the Roof of Africa. Mt. Kilimanjaro, a scenic show piece of Tanzania would always greet you on arrival. Just as you cross the Equator, Kilimanjaro white flat top, shimmers in the blue sky. Grand and majestic, it looks “as wide as all the world, great, high, and amazing white in the sun” as Hemingway had seen it. Standing at 5895 metres above the sea level, the Kilimanjaro is the highest attraction in Africa, the highest free standing mountain in the World as well as the one of the highest dormant volcanoes in the World.