7-Day Lemosho Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Tour Package

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Tour description

The 7-day Lemosho route Kilimanjaro climbing tour package is an exhilarating adventure that takes you to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest peak in Africa. This package is designed for those who are physically fit and have a strong desire to conquer the mountain via the Lemosho route, known for its scenic beauty and success rate. It offers a unique opportunity to experience the diverse ecosystems of Kilimanjaro and witness breathtaking views from the summit.

7-Day Lemosho Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Tour Package
  • 21 June 2024
  • Lemosho Route Kilimanjaro Climbing

Overview of the 7-Day Lemosho Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Package

The 7-day Lemosho route Kilimanjaro climbing tour package begins in Moshi or Arusha and takes you through various climatic zones, from tropical rainforest to moorland to alpine desert to the arctic conditions at the summit. For seven days, you will trek through lush rainforests, moorlands, and alpine deserts, culminating in the final ascent to Uhuru Peak. The package includes a professional guide, porters, and cooks who will ensure your safety and comfort throughout the trek. You will also have the chance to observe the unique flora and fauna of Kilimanjaro and learn about the geology and history of this iconic mountain.

Itinerary of the 7-Day Lemosho Route Kilimanjaro Climbing Package

Day 1: Lemosho Gate to Mti Mkubwa Camp

Your 7-day Lemosho route package begins with a drive from Moshi or Arusha to Lemosho Gate. The trek starts through a dense rainforest, where you might spot blue monkeys and a variety of bird species. The trail is relatively steep and takes about 4-6 hours to reach Mti Mkubwa Camp, situated at an altitude of 2,650 meters. The temperature here is usually warm during the day and cooler at night.

Day 2: Mti Mkubwa Camp to Shira 1 Camp

On the second day, you will trek from Mti Mkubwa Camp to Shira 1 Camp. The trail passes through the moorland zone, where you will see unique high-altitude vegetation such as giant lobelias and groundsels. The trek takes about 5-7 hours, and by the time you reach Shira 1 Camp at 3,505 meters, the temperature will have dropped significantly.

Day 3: Shira 1 Camp to Shira 2 Camp

The third day of your 7-day Lemosho route Kilimanjaro climbing package takes you from Shira 1 Camp to Shira 2 Camp. The trail passes through the moorland zone, characterized by sparse vegetation and a lunar-like landscape. The trek takes about 4-6 hours, and Shira 2 Camp, situated at 3,840 meters, is noticeably colder, with temperatures often dropping below freezing at night.

Day 4: Shira 2 Camp to Barranco Camp

On the fourth day, you will trek from Shira 2 Camp to Barranco Camp. The trail passes through the alpine desert zone, and the trek takes about 6–8 hours. Barranco Camp, situated at 3,976 meters, is noticeably colder, with temperatures often dropping below freezing at night.

Day 5: Barranco Camp to Barafu Camp

On the fifth day, you will trek from Barranco Camp to Barafu Camp. The trail passes through the alpine desert zone, and the trek takes about 7-9 hours. Barafu Camp, situated at 4,673 meters, is noticeably colder, with temperatures often dropping below freezing at night.

Day 6: Barafu Camp to Uhuru Peak to Mweka Camp

The sixth day is the summit day. You will start your final ascent around midnight to reach Uhuru Peak at sunrise. The trail is steep and challenging, but reaching the summit and witnessing the sunrise over the plains below is a truly rewarding experience. After spending some time at the summit, you will descend back to Barafu Camp for a short rest before continuing down to Mweka Camp.

Day 7: Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate back to Moshi/Arusha

On the final day of your 7-day Lemosho route Kilimanjaro climbing package, you will descend from Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate. The trail passes back through the moorland and rainforest zones, and you will have the chance to enjoy the lush scenery one last time. Upon reaching Mweka Gate, you will be transferred back to Moshi or Arusha, marking the end of your adventure.

We warmly invite you to join us on this 7-day Lemosho route Kilimanjaro climbing package. Experience the thrill of reaching the summit of Africa's highest peak and the serene beauty of Kilimanjaro's diverse landscapes. Embark on this unforgettable journey with us and create memories that will last a lifetime.