Lemosho Route – Mount Kilimanjaro

JI-Visittanzania

7 Day Kilimanjaro Trekking Tour + 2 nights hotel stay

Lemosho route begins on the western side of Mt Kilimanjaro. The route encompasses crossing the thick rainforest belt into heath and moorland with many ferns and ericas along the way. The trail joins the Machame route, one of the famous routes for climbing the rooftop of Africa.

Itinerary – Day 1-9 Tanzania

Day 1

Arrival and/or 1 night hotel stay

Day 2

Start: Londorossi Gate (2,250 m)
Finish: Big Tree Camp (2,780 m)
Altitude: 530 m
Walking Time: 2-3 hours

Day 3

Start: Big Tree Camp (2,780 m)
Finish: Shira Camp 2 (3,900 m)
Altitude: 1,120 m
Walking Time: 7-8 hours

Day 4

Start: Shira Camp 2 (3,900 m)
Finish:Barranco Camp (3,960 m)
Altitude: 740 m
Walking Time: 6-7 hours

Day 5

Start: Barranco Camp (3,960 m)
Finish: Karanga Camp (4,035 m)
Altitude: 75 m
Walking Time: 3-4 hours

Day 6

Start: Karanga Camp (4,035 m)
Finish: Barafu Camp (4,640 m)
Altitude: 605 m
Walking Time: 3-4 hours

Day 7

Start: Barafu Camp (4,640 m)
Finish: Uhuru Peak (5,895 m) – Mweka Camp (3,080 m)
Altitude: 1,255 m
Walking Time: 10-14 hours

Day 8

Start: Mweka Camp (3,080 m)
Finish: Mweka Gate (1,630 m)
Altitude: 1,450 m
Walking Time: 2-3 hours

Day 9

1 night hotel stay