8 Days Lemosho Route

8 Days Lemosho Route

Tour Summary:

  • You will visit Tanzania
  • This tour starts and ends in Arusha or Moshi (Tanzania)
  • You will visit Mount Kilimanjaro
  • Activities: Trekking
  • Trekking Route: Lemosho Route
  • Tour type: Private or Group trek
  • A transfer from and back to the airport (or hotel) is included
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour can be arranged for extra cost
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Day by Day trekking Itinerary

Day 0: Arrival
You are collected by one of our drivers at the airport (preferred Kilimanjaro international Airport – JRO) and drive to your hotel for rest and overnight
-Bed and Breakfast are included
Day 1: Hotel – Londorossi Gate (2360m) – MtiMkubwa Camp (2810m)
Your day starts early with a breakfast from the hotel, followed by a briefing by your head guide and then a 2-hour drive from the hotel (910m) to Londorossi Park Gate (2100m). The guides and porters prepare and pack the supplies and your equipment at the park’s gate and registration. You start trekking through the rainforest until completes this day by entering to our first camp where your tent is setup with your personal belongings inside
-Walking distance: 6km, 3-4hrs
All meals are included

Day 2: MtiMkubwa camp (2810m) – Shira 2 camp (3505m)
You depart from Mtimkubwa to the second camp through heath and Moorland zone, following the shira ridge we enter vast high attitude desert plateau where the first view of Mount kilimanjaro unfold one the horizon
-Walking Distance: 8km, 6-8hrs
All meals are included


Day 3: Shira camp 2 (3505m)-Moir Camp(4160m)
The route now turns east into a semi desert and rocky landscape surrounding Lava Tower. We leave from Shira to Moir camp which is nested near enormous beds of volcanic rock and surrounded by rocky hills and cliffs. At the arrival of camp you enter your tent which is already set with your belongings inside
-Walking Distance: 9km, 6-8hrs
All meals are included

Day 4: Moir Camp(4160m) – Barranco camp(3950m)- Acclimitization Day
After spending a night at theMoir camp today we test our acclimitization with a trek to the base of Lava tower at 4500m, following our rest we descent through senecio forest passing waterfalls that usher us in to the Barranco camp. The camp is set in the shadow of the massive Barranco wall with easterly breezes often carrying misty clouds from the Barranco Valley.
-Walking distance: 5-7hrs, 7km
All meals are included

Day 5: Barranco camp(3950m) – Karanga camp(39950m)
Today’s task will be the 150m face of the Barranco wall. Realization of how hard the porters works will be realized as this challenging scramble provides quiet the balancing act for our crew. We arrive at the camp for a well deserved dinner and overnight
-Walking distance: 3-5hrs, 5km
All meals are included

Day 6: Karanga Camp(3995m) – Barafu Camp(4600m)
After breakfast with picnic lunch en route, the morning trek is slow and steady uphill hike as we enters the Arctic zone, The temperatures becomes noticeably cooler, however excitement fills our camp as we take final preparations for the summit day ahead.
-Walking distance: 3-5hrs, 4km
All meals are included

Day 7: Summit attempts, Barafu camp(4600m) – Uhuru Peak(5895m) – Mweka Camp(3100m) 
Today we face our greatest challenge, and meet the most rewarding point. A early wakeup call for preparation and light breakfast before starting the summit around 01.00hrs. Spectacular view coupled with the sunrise will warm the soul and strengthen the spirit as the iconic Uhuru peak is now on sight. After the elation of a well earned summit, we descend back to Barafu camp for a nice break and celebration before continuing to Mweka camp
-Walking Distance: 12-14hrs, 21km
All meals are included

DAY 8: Mweka Camp(3100m)- Mweka gate 
Descend from Mweka camp to the park gate where you are transfered back to your hotel for a well deserved shower.
-Walking Distance: 3-4hrs, 10hrs

Price Include

  • 2 transfers from Moshi to Lemosho park gate –return
  • 3 meals per day while trekking – Vegetarian/Non-Vegetarian
  • 8 days Kilimanjaro trek- Lemosho Route
  • 7 nights accommodation in camps while trekking Lemosho
  • First and Last night accommodation at excellent hotel in Moshi -Bed and Breakfast.
  • All park entrance fees and government levies
  • English speaking mountain Guide and assistant guides
  • Porters- a maximum of 3 per client

Price excludes

  • Tips to the crew
  • Visa and Flights
  • Gloves, Sun glasses, Sleeping bag, Hats , Rain suits, Warm Jacket,
  • Heavy boots, Scarf’s, Rain Trousers, tents

Note: All the above items can be hired at a reasonable price

End of Itinerary

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