8 Days Kilimanjaro Climbing via Lemosho Route
The Lemosho route is approximately 70 km/ 42 miles from gate to gate. An adventure that's worthwhile to the physically fit hiking enthusiasts.
Day 1Lemosho Gate to Mti Mkubwa Camp (2,650m)
After breakfast in Arusha/ Moshi drive to Londorosi Gate located western side of Kilimanjaro. After arriving continue with registration before proceeding to Lemosho starting point for trekking Kilimanjaro. Begin walking at Lemosho route to Reach Mti Mkubwa Camp for dinner and Overnight.
Day 2Mti Mkubwa Camp to Shira 1 Camp (3,650m)
After breakfast depart to reach Shira 1 camp via steep rocky with amazing scenery of landscapes. Arrival Shira 1 camp for hot lunch and relaxation.
Day 3Shira I Camp to Shira II Camp (4,200m)
After morning breakfast trek to reach shira II Camp. Arrival at Shira II during the lunch hour. Have hot lunch then followed by relaxation.
Day 4Shira II Camp to Barranco Camp (3,940m)
Depart from Shira II Camp after morning breakfast then trek to reach Lava Tower located 4600m then descend down to Barranco Camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 5Barranco Camp to Karanga Camp (3,995m)
After breakfast ascend Barranco wall then proceed to Karanga camp for hot lunch. At Karanga camp enjoy hot lunch the get enough time to relax. Dinner and overnight at Karanga camp located 4200m.
Day 6Karanga Camp to Barafu Camp (4,670m)
After morning breakfast begin trekking to reach Barafu Camp located 4670m. Arrive during lunch hour then enjoy hot lunch then get enough time to relax before midnight summit to Uhuru peak.
Day 7Summit Uhuru peak(5,895m) then descend to Mweka hut (3,100m)
Around midnight hours get hot drink and snacks then begin trekking for almost 6 hours to reach Uhuru peak situated at 5895m. The route is steep and can take almost 4 to 5 hours to reach Stella Point at 5700m then 1 hour to reach Uhuru peak. Then after reaching to Uhuru peak enjoy taking pictures before descending down to Barafu camp for short relax and lunch the proceed down to Mweka Camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 8Mweka Hut to Mweka Gate (1,640m) then transfer back to Arusha / Moshi.
After breakfast descend to Mweka Gate, then sign out and proceed with transfer back to Arusha or Moshi for relaxation to the hotel.