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Lemosho Route, Group Climbs - 8 Days

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Lemosho Route, Group Climbs
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GROUP SIZE AND PRICE PER PERSON

1 PERSON $2000 / 2-4 PEOPLE $1950 / 5-7 PEOPLE $1900 / 8-10 PEOPLE $1850

Tips on Mountain Kilimanjaro are recommended for group sharing as follows:

  • Guide $20/guide/day
  • Cook $15/day
  • Porters $10/porter/day

Note: Tipping is not included in the quoted price.  Tips needs to be paid separately

Itinerary Overview

  • Destination: Kilimanjaro via Lemosho Route
  • Major Attractions: Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest mountain
  • Tour Guide Language: English
  • Starting Point: Moshi
  • Ending Point: Moshi

Route Accessibility: This route approaches the mountain from the south via Machame gate. The trail passes through the tropical rainforest to Shira plateau which finally leads to the summit.

Additional info: We provide porters and cooks for guidance and assistance while on the mountain.

Day 1
Londorossi Gate (2100m) To Mti Mkubwa Camp (2820m)

Transfer from Moshi or Arusha to arrive at Londorossi gate for registration formalities

Get transferred by vehicle to the climbing starting point which is located 12 km further from the gate.

Have lunch before initiating the hike

Climb steadily through the rainforest while spotting animals like buffaloes and elephants

The path leads to Mti Mkubwa camp for dinner and overnight stay

Day 2
Mti Mkubwa Camp (2820 m) To Shira Camp 1 (3505m)

Trek out of the rainforest into the low alpine zone to reach Shira ridge

Have lunch enroute and proceed with climbing to arrive at Shira Camp in the late afternoon

Dinner and overnight stay at the camp

Day 3
Shira Camp 1(3505m) To Moir Hut (4206m)

Climb through the Shira plateau for a full day providing a chance for acclimatization

The trail leads to Moir Hut to take the rest of the day off resting and gaining energy

Dinner and overnight stay at the camp

Day 4
Moir Hut (4206) To Lava Tower (4630m) To Barranco Camp (3950m)

Start by ascending up a ridge towards Lava tower which provides an extra day for acclimatization

Have rest and time for lunch while at the tower

Descend down and proceed with the trail to reach at Barranco Camp for an evening arrival

Dinner and overnight stay at the camp

Day 5
Barranco Camp (3950m) To Karanga Camp (4000m)

Climb on a steep ridge passing the Barranco Wall leading to the Karanga Valley

The short trail is meant for acclimatization which will finally lead to Karanga camp

Dinner and overnight stay at the camp

Day 6
Karanga Camp (4000m) To Barafu Camp (4670m)

Leave out of Karanga and join the junction connecting with the Mweka trail

Continue with the climb to finally arrive at Barafu camp

Have rest and take much water as possible in preparing for the final summit

Retire to bed early by 19:00

Day 7
Ascend To Uhuru Peak (5895m)

Wake up around 23:00 for adding more warm clothes and headlamps

Leave the camp and start summiting by midnight into the glacial zone

The path leads to Stella point (5735m) after a 6 hour walk to arrive at sunrise

Have time for photographs and a little rest while at the summit

For climbers who have experienced AMS are advised to start descending, however for those interested can take a round trip along the crater rim to reach Uhuru Peak (5,896 m)

Proceed by descending down the mountain to arrive at Mweka Hut (3100m)

Day 8
Mweka Camp (3100 m) to Mweka Gate (1640 m)

After a hot breakfast, continue hiking through the beautiful green forest to arrive at Mweka gate

Take time to show gratitude to the crew by tipping guides, cooks and porters

Get awarded with certificates whereby golden certificates are given to hikers who reached Uhuru peak and green certificates for Stella point hikers

Retreat back to Mweka village for a drive to Moshi/Arusha town for resting or for a flight back home.

PRICE INCLUDES

  • Private transport to & from Kilimanjaro International Airport to your accommodation in Moshi
  • 2 nights of accommodation in Moshi
  • Transportation to & from the Kilimanjaro gate
  • Park entry fees, Camping fees
  • Team Kilimanjaro Rescue fees
  • 18% VAT on tour fees & services
  • 4 Season mountain tents
  • Double layered Sleeping Mats
  • Friendly and professional mountain guides, cook and porters
  • 3 hot meals daily while on the mountain
  • Enough treated & filtered drinking water throughout the trek
  • Hot water for washing
  • Fair wages for the mountain crew as approved by the Kilimanjaro National Park Authority (KINAPA), Kilimanjaro Association of Tour Operators (KIATO)
  • Government taxes
  • Portable oxygen tanks & ox meter
  • Emergency first-aid kit

PRICE EXCLUDES

  • Lunches, dinners and drinks at your hotel before and after climb
  • Travel insurance
  • Portable flush toilet with a toilet tent is available for extra charges $ 70 for the entire trek
  • Flights
  • Laundry (Available at hotel)
  • Personal items and toiletries
  • Tips for guides, porters and cook (this is a guide to tipping on the mountain)

You can send your inquiry via the form below.

Price From USD$2,200 USD$2,000/pax
Group Discount Available
Group Discount Guide
Cost Per Adult Traveler: $ 2000USD
Cost Per Child Traveler: $ 2000USD
2,000
Total $ 2,000 USD

Trip Facts

  • JRO, Kiimanjaro
  • JRO, Kiimanjaro
  • 1-10 people
  • 5,895m/19,341ft
  • From the hotel to start point picked up by a shuttle
  • Moderate