8 Days Lemosho Kilimanjaro Climbing

The Lemosho route is considered the most scenic trail in Kilimanjaro mountain, granting panoramic vistas on various sides of the mountain. As one of the newer route, Lemosho is the best choice for your climb. It’s our preferred route due to its ideal balance of low crowds, beautiful scenery and a high summit success rate. It takes 7, 8, 9 and even 12 days to accomplish the hike.

per adult from

$120

AUD

Duration

8 days

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  • What's included :
    • 7x Breakfast
    • 7x Dinner
    • 7x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 8 nights
    • Parking Fees
    • Private transportation
    • 2 nights of accommodation in Moshi.
    • Hot water for washing.
    • Entry/Admission - Mount Kilimanjaro
    What's excluded :
    • Travel insurance.
    • Flights.
    • Personal items and toiletries.
    • Tips for guides, porters and cook (this is a guide to tipping on the mountain).
    • Bed night levy tax .

  • Day 1: Lemosho / Londorisi Gate (2250M) to Mti Mkubwa Hut (2650M)

    Stop At: Kilimanjaro National Park, Kilimanjaro National Park, Kilimanjaro Region
    Transfer from Moshi or Arusha to arrive at Lemosho Gate for registration formalities. Get transferred by vehicle to the starting point which is located 10kms further from the gate. Have some lunch before initiating the hike. Climb steadily through the rainforest while spotting Colobus (Black and White Monkeys) and Blue Monkeys. The path leads to Mti mkubwa hut for dinner and overnight stay at the campsite.
    Duration: 3 hours

    Meals included:
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Camping

    Day 2: Mti Mkubwa Hut (2650M) to Shira Hut 1 (3610M)

    Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 40000 Tanzania
    Trek out of the rainforest into the moorland zone to reach Shira ridge. Have some lunch at Shira hut and get a long rest while enjoying the mountain. Dinner and overnight stay at the campsite.
    Duration: 4 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Camping

    Day 3: Shira Hut 1 (3610M) to Shira Hut 2 (3850M)

    Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 40000 Tanzania
    Climb through the trail leads to shira hut 2 for some lunch and a long rest for day just to have a good digestion. Take some time and enjoy your day for sunset while at the campsite. Dinner and overnight stay at the campsite.
    Duration: 5 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Camping

    Day 4: Shira Hut 2 (3850M) to Lava Tower (4600M) to Baranco Hut (3900M)

    Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 40000 Tanzania
    Start by ascending up a ridge towards Lava tower which provides an extra day for acclimatization. Have some rest and time for lunch while at the lava tower. Descend down and proceed with the trail to reach at Baranco hut for an evening arrival. Dinner and overnight at the campsite.
    Duration: 7 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Camping

    Day 5: Baranco Hut (3900M) to Karanga Hut (3995M)

    Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 40000 Tanzania
    Climb on the Baranco wall leading to Karanga hut. Stay at Karanga hut for the hot lunch and have some long rest while you enjoying the mountain and having good pictures for different land scapes and birds. Dinner and overnight at the campsite.
    Duration: 4 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Camping

    Day 6: Karanga Hut (3995M) to Barafu Hut (4673M)

    Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 40000 Tanzania
    Climb the clef which leads to Barafu hut “pole pole” while you enjoying the view of Karanga hut. Drink enough water and take a short brake on the way when needed. Have some lunch at Barafu Hut and take a long rest. Dinner and overnight at the campsite when you just waiting for the summit time.
    Duration: 4 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Camping

    Day 7: Ascend to Uhuru Peak (5895M)

    Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 40000 Tanzania
    Wake up around 23:00 for adding more warm clothes and head lamps. Leave the campsite and start summiting by midnight onto the glacial zone. The path leads to Stella point 5756M. Have time for photographs at Stella point. For climbers who have experienced AMS are advised to start descending down. However for those interested can take a round trip along the crater rim to reach Uhuru Peak 5896M.Proceed by descend from the summit to the base campsite for 3 hours walking and take 2 hours more at the campsite before lunch. After a short rest, wake up and repack your stuffs in the sleeping tent, done the lunch and start to descend down to Mweka hut “pole pole “while enjoying the view of the mountain.
    Duration: 7 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Camping

    Day 8: Mweka Hut (3100M) to Mweka Gate (1640M)

    Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 40000 Tanzania
    After the hot breakfast, continue hiking through the beautiful rain forest to arrive at Mweka gate. Get awarded with certificates whereby golden certificates are given to hikers who reached at Uhuru peak and green certificates for Stella point hikers. Retreat back to mweka village for a drive to Moshi town for resting or for the flight back at home. “Normally tipping can be done to the last campsite or at the certain gate”.
    Duration: 3 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Hotel
  • Departure Point :
    CCM Mkoa Building, Taifa Rd, Tanzania
    Traveler pickup is offeredAirports
    • Kilimanjaro Airport, Kilimanjaro National Park Tanzania
    Departure Time :
    7:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • If you cancel at least 4 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
    If you cancel within 3 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Twiga Safari and Travel

Activity ID: V-142475P1

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