8 Days Lemosho Route, Kilimanjaro Climb

8 day

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Day Trip

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Itinerary

Day 1: Moshi to Londorossi Gate to Lemosho Glades to Mkubwa Camp Montane Forest

Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 00255 Tanzania
From the Glades, walk for 3 hours along beautiful forest trails to the Mti Mkubwa (big tree) campsite.
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Accommodation will be at Mti Mkubwa Capsite

Day 2: Mkubwa Camp to Shira Camp 1

Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park...
Itinerary

Day 1: Moshi to Londorossi Gate to Lemosho Glades to Mkubwa Camp Montane Forest

Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 00255 Tanzania
From the Glades, walk for 3 hours along beautiful forest trails to the Mti Mkubwa (big tree) campsite.
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Accommodation will be at Mti Mkubwa Capsite

Day 2: Mkubwa Camp to Shira Camp 1

Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 00255 Tanzania
The trail gradually steepens, enters the giant heather moorland zone, then crosses the Shira Ridge
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Accommodation will be at Shira Camp 1

Day 3: Shira Camp 1 to Shira Camp 2

Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 00255 Tanzania
A gentle walk across the plateau leads to Shira Camp 2 on moorland meadows by a stream.
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Accommodation will be at Shira Camp 2

Day 4: Shira Camp 2 to Lava Tower to Barranco Camp

Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 00255 Tanzania
After breakfast, you will hike east up a steepening path above the highest vegetation toward Kilimanjaro looming mass. After several hours, you walk through a rocky landscape to reach the prominent landmark called Lava Tower. There are numerous photo opportunities on this hike, especially if the walls are festooned with ice. Barranco Camp is in a valley below the Breach and Great Barranco Walls, which should provide you with a memorable sunset while you wait for your dinner.

Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Accommodation will be at Barranco

Day 5: Barranco Camp to Karanga Camp

Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 00255 Tanzania
After breakfast, we continue up a steep ridge to the great Barranco Wall, then you climb this imposing obstacle, which turns out to be easier than it looks. Topping out just below the Heim Glacier, you can now appreciate just how beautiful Kilimanjaro really is. From the camp, you can look east and see the jagged peaks of Mawenzi jutting into the African sky. After a hot lunch in camp, your afternoon is at leisure for resting or exploring.
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Accommodation will be at Karanga Camp.

Day 6: Karanga Camp to Barafu Camp

Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 00255 Tanzania
In the morning, you hike east over intervening ridges and valleys to join the Mweka Route, which will be your descent route. Turn left toward the mountain and hike up the ridge through a sparse landscape for another hour to the Barafu Hut where you will receive a hot lunch.
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Accommodation will be at Barafu Camp

Day 7: Summit Day! Barafu Camp to Uhuru Peak to Mweka Camp

Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 00255 Tanzania
You will rise around 11:30 PM, and after some steaming tea and biscuits, you shuffle off into the night. Your 6-hour climb northwest up through heavy scree between the Rebmann and Ratzel glaciers to Stella Point on the crater rim is the most challenging part of the route for most climbers. . Depending on the season and recent storms, you may encounter snow on your remaining hike along the rim to Uhuru Peak. On the summit, you can enjoy your accomplishment and know that you are creating a day that you will remember for the rest of your life. After your 3-hour descent from the summit back to Barafu Camp, you will have a well-earned but short rest, collect your gear, and hike down a rock and scree path into the moorland and eventually into the forest to Mweka Camp
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Accommodation will be at Mweka Camp

Day 8: Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate

Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 00255 Tanzania
After a well-deserved breakfast, it is a short, scenic, 3-hour hike back to the park gate. In the Mweka Village you will be served a delicious hot lunch after which you are driven back to Moshi for an overdue hot shower and comfortable night at your hotel in Moshi.
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
Accommodation included: Accommodation will be at your Hotel
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If you find a better price, we'll match it - just send the details to hertz-support@placepass.com.

Important Details

Included
  • Entry/Admission - Mount Kilimanjaro
  • 8x Lunch
  • 4 Season mountain tents, Double layered Sleeping Mats, Emergency first-aid kit, Government taxes
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • 7x Breakfast
  • Wage as approved by the Kilimanjaro National Park Authority Kilimanjaro Association of Tour Operator
  • 7x Dinner
  • Accommodation included: 8 nights
Not Included
  • Lunches, dinners and drinks at your hotel before and after climb, Travel insurance, Flights, Laundry
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
You will be pick up on Mweka Gate after the Hike

Ports

  • Kilimanjaro International Airport


8:00 AM
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • 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 is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.