The Lemosho route is done in 8 days. If you want a longer trek for acclimatization this is suitable option. It meets up with the Machame route at Shira camp.
DAY 1.Londorosi Gate to Mti mkubwa camp.
After breakfast,you drive to the Londorosi Gate for a few minutes registration and other formalities. The 4WD will take you further up to Lemosho glades thereafter you can walk for about 4hours to mti mkubwa campsite(9,200ft).Dinner and overnight at the camp.
DAY 2. Mti mkubwa camp to Shira I.
After breakfast ,you leave the camp to Shira plateau (11,550ft),walking through the Moorland steeping track .Dinner and overnight at Shira II camp.
DAY 3.Shira I camp to Shira II camp.
After breakfast, leave Shira I camp to Shira II camp, you will be walking across the high desert(12,220) with significant acclimatization effect as we go up.
DAY 4. Shira II to Barranco Hut.
After breakfast, leave Shira II for Barranco Hut (13,100ft).You will pass through last water drop at Karanga valley on the way up. Dinner and overnight at Barranco Hut.
DAY 5. Barranco Hut to Barafu Hut.
After breakfast, leave Barranco Hut and ascend to Barafu(14,910ft). Dinner and overnight at Barafu Hut.
DAY 6. Barafu Hut –Stella point-Uhuru Peak to Mweka Hut.
Wake up midnight, a small snack start ascending to Uhuru Peak(summit) through Stella point(18,640ft) after summiting head down to Mweka Hut (10,100ft) for dinner and overnight.
DAY 7. Mweka Hut to Mweka Gate.
After breakfast head down to Mweka Gate with picnic lunch box and our representative will be waiting for clearance from the park authority(summit certificate)thereafter transfer to your hotel.
Mount Kilimanjaro climbing Routes
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