7 Days Kilimanjaro Climb Lemosho Route.
7-days Lemosho route is famous long route for Climbing mt Kilimanjaro. Irrespective of being long but assurance to reach the summit is higher. It can be hiked about 8 to 9 days depending on the wish of climber. Being in 7-days Kilimanjaro Climb along this route you will enjoy amazing view of vegetation and landscape pattern on the way to the summit.
7 Days Kilimanjaro Lemosho Climbing Route– Tour Program.
Arriving Day: Kilimanjaro International Airport – Arusha.
Arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport; meet by our knowledgeable driver-guide, after greetings and double-check your bags will transfer you to Moshi/Arusha town (50 minutes’ drive). The briefing will be provided by your Kilimanjaro professional and experienced guide. Your Kilimanjaro guide will also check your climbing equipment. Anything missing can be rented for you.
Day 1 : Drive to Kilimanjaro National Park Londorossi Gate, Hike to Mti Mkubwa Camp
The begins of 7 Days Kilimanjaro Lemosho Route climb. After breakfast and briefing, drive to Londorossi Park Gate (about a 3-hour drive). From here a forest track requiring a 4WD vehicle leads to Lemosho Glades. Walk along forest trails to the (big tree) campsit
Day 2 : Hike to Shira 1 Camp
After breakfast and Medical checkup we leave the camp, and start the climb towards the heath and moorland zone. A couple hours after lunch we cross into the Shira Caldera, a high altitude desert plateau, very different from the rain forest. Today you’ll get your first close views of Kibo – the summit of Kilimanjaro.
Day 3 : Hike to Shira 2
This day after breakfast you will trek to east across Shira plateau visiting Shira Cathedral Peak (3850m) for acclimatization.
Day 4: Hike to Lava Tower to Barranco Camp
From the Shira Plateau we continue to the east up a ridge, passing the junction towards the peak of Kibo. We now continue down to the Barranco Camp. Although you end the day around the same elevation as when you began, this day is very important for acclimatization and will help your body prepare for summit day.
Day 5: Hike to Barafu Camp
After breakfast, we leave Barranco and continue on a steep ridge up the Barranco Wall (elev 4250m/13,900ft), through the Karanga Valley (elev 4050m/13,250ft) to the junction which connects with the Mweka Trail. We continue up to the Barafu Camp. You have completed the South Circuit, which offers views of the summit from many different angles.
Day 6 : Hike to Summit, down to Mweka Camp
Very early in the morning (midnight to 2 am), we continue our way to the summit between the Rebmann and Ratzel glaciers, ascend through heavy scree towards Stella Point on the crater rim.
From Stella Point, you may encounter snow all the way on your 1-hour ascent to the summit. From the summit we begin our descent by continuing straight down to the Mweka Camp, stopping at Barafu for lunch. We arrive at Mweka Camp and enjoy our last evening on the mountain.
Day 7: Descend to Mweka Gate, drive to Moshi
After breakfast we continue the descent down to the Mweka Park Gate to receive your summit certificates. Our vehicle will be waiting for you at Mweka gate to drive you back to your hotel in Moshi. this mark the end of 7-Days Kilimanjaro Climb.
This marks the END of our safari
Climbing Price Includes:
- 2 Nights accommodation in Arusha at Mvuli hotel or peace hotel
- Private professional mountain guides
- All Park fees
- Rescue fees
- All meals while on the Mountain
- Arrival and Departure transfers
- Government taxes, VAT and all relating service charges
- Guides, Porters, cook salaries and park fees
- Sleeping tent
- Mess tent
- Table and chairs
- Emergency Evacuation by Flying Doctor
Climbing Price Excludes:
- Tanzania Visa: $50 per person on arrival
- Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)
- Meals not listed above
- Optional Tours (short safari after your climb etc)
- Tips and any items of personal nature
- Summit Oxygen
- Walking Poles
- Sleeping form mattress
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