8 Days Lemosho Route-Kilimanjaro Climbing - Moshi

Overview

He Lemosho route is considered the most scenic trail on Kilimanjaro, granting panoramic vistas on various sides of the mountain. As one of the newer routes, Lemosho is a superb choice for your climb. It is our preferred route due to its ideal balance of low crowds, beautiful scenery and a high summit success rate. Shika Tours and Safaris specializes in guiding on the Lemosho route. Most of our clients climb Kilimanjaro using this route and they consistently report that they loved it. Thus, Lemosho is highly recommended.The route approaches Mount kilimanjaro from the west, beginning with a long drive from Moshi to Londorossi Gate. From there, the first two days are spent trekking through the rain forest to Shira Ridge.

Details about this tour

The route approaches Mount Kilimanjaro from the west, beginning with a long drive from Moshi to Londorossi Gate. From there, the first two days are spent trekking through the rain forest to Shira Ridge. The Lemosho route crosses the entire Shira Plateau from west to east in a pleasant, relatively flat hike. Crowds are low until the route joins the Machame route near Lava Tower. Then the route traverses underneath Kilimanjaros Southern Ice Field on a path known as the Southern Circuit before summiting from Barafu. Descent is made via the Mweka route.
Shika Tours and Safaris offers Lemosho as an eight day group climb or as a seven to eight day private climb. The seven day variation combines days five and six, going from Barranco Camp to Barafu Camp without staying at Karanga.A nine day variation that includes an overnight atCrater Campis available as a private climb by special request.

Inclusions

  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • 7 nights accommodation
  • Environmental Management Charge (Reef Tax)
  • Local taxes
  • National Park fees
  • TripAdvisor Experiences brokerage fee
  • Afternoon tea
  • Bottled water
  • Breakfast
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Driver/guide
  • Local guide
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Hotel/port pickup
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Snacks
  • Coffee and/or Tea

Exclusions

  • DVD (available to purchase)
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Excess luggage charges (where applicable)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Wheelchair accessible

Not recommended for pregnant travelers

Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Dress code is smart casual

Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

Availability for shows cannot be checked without making a booking. Credit cards will only be charged upon confirmation of show availability

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 60 travelers

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
From
USD 2300
Per Person