9 Days Kilimanjaro Climb on Lemosho Route

Day 1: Arrive Moshi

Upon arrival at Kilimanjaro airport you will be met by a Kilele Afrika representative for transfer to Moshi. Meet your climbing guide for briefing and final gear check. Stay overnight at the Sal Salnero Villa hotel in Moshi. BB

Day 2: Moshi – Mti Mkubwa camp (9,020ft/2750m)

08h00: After breakfast leave the hotel for the Kilimanjaro National Park gate at Londorossi Park Gate for entry registration, drive on to the Lemosho glades to the trailhead at 6,890 ft /2100m.

12h30: Have lunch at a picnic site at the trailhead.

14h00: Walk through the forest to Mti Mkubwa (big tree) campsite

19h00: Dinner and retire for the day at Mti Mkubwa campsite.

Day 3: Mti Mkubwa – Shira (1) Plateau Camp (11,480ft/3500m)

08h00: Trek across several streams in the heather zone of the mountain and cross the Shira Ridge on to the Shira Plateau where we camp for the night.
12h30: Have packed lunch at a picnic site along the trail.

19h00: Dinner and retire for the day at Shira (1) Plateau Camp.

Day 4: Shira Plateau – Shira hut (12,470ft/3800m)

08h00: This day’s trek is a gentle one across the plateau to Shira Hut camp on moorland meadows zone.

12h30: Have lunch at a Shira hut.

14h00: The afternoon can be used for walks on the plateau which helps climbers to acclimatize.

19h00: Dinner and overnight at Shira hut.

Day 5: Shira hut – Barranco camp (12,960ft/3950m)

08h00: Head eastward to a junction where we continue to Lava Tower Campsite (14,760ft/4500m), then descend to Barranco camp thus allowing your body to adjust to altitude change.

12h30: Have packed lunch at a picnic site along the trail.

19h00: Dinner and overnight at Barranco camp.

Day 6: Barranco camp – Barafu camp (15,090ft/4600m)

08h00: After breakfast, hike across the Karanga Valley and ascend to Barafu campsite.
13h00: Picnic lunch along the trail.

17h00: Have dinner and take the day’s rest ready for the hike to the summit.

Note: An extra day for acclimatization can be added by staying overnight at Karanga camp then proceed to Barafu camp the next day.

Day 7: Barafu camp-Summit (19,340ft/5895m)-Mweka camp (10,200ft/3,110m)

00h00: Have a cup of coffee/tea and start the midnight trek to the summit via Stella Point.

06h00: Reach the summit, Uhuru peak, have a short period of photo taking then descend to Barafu camp for breakfast/Brunch and a little rest.

12h00: Continue down to Mweka hut for the days and night’s rest.

Day 8: Mweka camp – Moshi

08h00: Walk down to the park gate then drive to the Sal Salnero hotel in Moshi town for overnight. BB

Day 9: Moshi-Kilimanjaro/Departure

 After breakfast at the hotel you will be picked for transfer to the Kilimanjaro airport for your departure flight home/further holiday destination

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  • You will be guided and transported by our expert guides who speak fluent English and are very familiar with the Flora and Fauna, Culture and Geography of Tanzania.
  • Our mountain climbing guides are very knowledgeable on altitude related sickness and are experienced in handling victims of the same on the mountain.
  • We provide Gamow bags for climbers on request at a reasonable fee.
  • Kilimanjaro National Park Rescue team has VHS communication system to convey messages to all stations on the mountain.
  • Our guides use mobile phones to contact the offices throughout the climb.
  • Regular porters are hired to carry the clients’ climbing gear and other supplies.
  •  Personal porters to carry clients’ daypacks can be hired on request at an extra fee.
  • Chemical eco-friendly toilet provided as a complimentary service for groups of 4 persons and above.

9 Days 8 Nights Kilimanjaro Climb on Lemosho Route (7 Days/6 nights on the Mountain)

Package rate per person sharing in US dollar

Sal salnero hotel

Each of 1pax 2-5pax 6-9pax 10pax & Above
U$ 3070 2000 1960 1910

Extra day at Karanga camp: USD 270 per Person

Included in the Price
• Arrival & Departure Transfer from Kilimanjaro airport, Full briefing & Gear Check
• All meals while on climb (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
• Mountain Tent accommodation (2 man tents)
• All park fees & Camping fees
• Guides’ and porters’ salaries
• English speaking, Professional guide
• 2 Nights accommodation at Moshi on BB(1 before and 1 after the Climb)

Not Included
• Sleeping bags and climbing gear
• Items of a personal nature
• Traveler’s insurance
• Tips to guides and porters

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