7 Days 6 Nights Kilimanjaro Climb – Lemosho Route



DAY  1: – Londorossi Gate/Lemosho Trail head – Big Tree Camp.

Morning after breakfast, pick clients from the place of staying in Arusha at 7:30 am and drive to Londorosi gate for registration and start climbing through Lemosho trails. Walking distance 6 km / 3.7 miles. Walking time 2-3 hours, picnic lunch on the way. Dinner and overnight stay at Forest camp. Altitude 2829 m.

DAY  2: – Big Tree Camp – Shira I (3505 m.)

Morning after breakfast, continue trekking up to Shira one camp. Picnic lunch boxes on the way. Walking distance: 8 km/5 miles, walking time: 4-5 hours. Dinner and overnight stay at Shira One Campsite. Altitude gain: 3505 m.

DAY  3: – Shira I – Shira Camp (3850 m/12630 ft) via Shira Cathedral
Morning after breakfast continue trekking to Shira Cathedral Campsite. Walking distance: 11 km / 6.8 miles, walking time: 6-8 hours. Picnic lunch boxes on the way. Dinner and overnight stay at Shira Cathedral Campsite. Altitude gain: 3900 m.

DAY  4: – Shira Camp – via Lava Tower (4637m) – Barranco Camp (3976)

After breakfast, continue trekking up down to Barranco Camp via Lava Tower. Walking distance 9 km / 5.6 miles, walking time 6-8 hours. Picnic lunch boxes on the way. Dinner and overnight stay at Barranco Walls Camp. Altitude 3976 m.

DAY 5:- Barranco Camp – Barafu Camp 4673m                                                                  

Morning after breakfast, trekking up to Barafu camp via Karanga Valley for hot lunch. Walking distance 8 km / 5.5 miles. Walking time 8-9 hours. Dinner and overnight stay at Barafu Campsite. Altitude  4673 m.

DAY 6:- Summit attempt via Stella Point (5752m) to Uhuru Peak 5895m. and descent to Mweka Camp 3068m.

A cup of coffee or tea at 2:00 am and start ascending to the summit via Stella point.Walking distance 5 km / 3 miles ascent + 10 km / 6.2 miles descent Walking time: 5-6 hrs + 1-2 hours up, 5-6 hours down (the overall walking time may vary from 10 – 16 hours) Altitude 5752 m. Stella Point / 5895m-Uhuru Peak)
Dinner and overnight stay at Mweka Camp-3068m.

DAY 7: – Mweka Camp –Mweka Gate.

Morning after breakfast, descend straight down to Mweka gate for certificate rewarding and a waiting car will be there ready for transfer back to Arusha via Moshi city for hot lunch. Walking distance 4-5hours. Attitude 1800m.

INCLUSIVE:- 1-Nights’ accommodation in Arusha after trekking-Bed & Breakfast, Transport to the gate and back after trekking, Professional Mountain Guide, Assistance Guide, Mountain Potters, Mountain Chef, Food-3 meals a day, Park Entry Fee, Camping Fee, Rescue Fee, Fee, Mountain Gears like 2-person tent, mattress and extra.

NOT INCLUSIVE:- Tip to the Guides and Potters, Personal Mountain Gears like warm clothes, gloves, stick….. (We can provide you with climbing sticks as well should you not have).