7 days Lemosho route Kilimanjaro climbing tour package

The 7-day Lemosho Route Kilimanjaro climbing tour package is a distinctive and the best adventure, especially for climbers seeking extraordinary trekking. So, for seven days, climbers will be on a remarkable journey to hike Africa's highest peak, navigating diverse landscapes, challenging trails, and the best scenery. Also, this tour offers an immersive Kilimanjaro experience, expert guides, nice accommodations and safety and acclimatization, ensuring an unforgettable and successful ascent.

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Itinerary for the 7 days Lemosho route Kilimanjaro climbing package

The following is the best itinerary for the 7 days Lemosho route Kilimanjaro climbing tour package.

Day 1: Lemosho Gate to Mti Mkubwa Camp

Your adventure begins at the Lemosho Gate, where you'll commence your trek to Mti Mkubwa Camp. This initial day covers approximately 8 kilometers and takes about 4-5 hours to complete. The trail leads you through lush rainforests, teeming with the enchanting sounds of wildlife. Mti Mkubwa Camp, situated at 2,750 meters above sea level, provides comfortable accommodations and a welcoming oxygen level. Expect mild temperatures as you embark on your ascent.

Day 2: Mti Mkubwa Camp to Shira Camp

On the second day, you'll trek from Mti Mkubwa Camp to Shira Camp, covering approximately 12 kilometers and taking 5-7 hours. The route offers breathtaking views of the Shira Plateau and features a gradual transition from rainforest to moorland. As you ascend, the landscape evolves, and you'll notice a decrease in vegetation. Shira Camp, located at 3,845 meters, offers comfortable lodging with reasonable oxygen levels. However, temperatures start to drop at this higher altitude.

Day 3: Shira Camp to Barranco Camp

Prepare for a rewarding challenge as you journey from Shira Camp to Barranco Camp, spanning around 10 kilometers and taking 6-8 hours. The trail leads through a striking alpine desert, offering dramatic scenery. Accommodations at Barranco Camp, situated at 3,960 meters, provide basic yet comfortable shelter. The oxygen level begins to decrease noticeably, and nighttime temperatures can be quite cold, so suitable clothing is essential.

Day 4: Barranco Camp to Karanga Camp

Day 4 involves a trek from Barranco Camp to Karanga Camp, covering approximately 7 kilometers and taking 4-5 hours. The route offers stunning views of the surrounding landscape and features the iconic Barranco Wall climb. Vegetation becomes sparser as you ascend. Karanga Camp, located at 3,995 meters, offers basic accommodations, and oxygen levels continue to decrease. Adequate acclimatization and hydration are essential at this stage.

Day 5: Karanga Camp to Barafu Camp

Prepare for an exhilarating day as you journey from Karanga Camp to Barafu Camp, covering approximately 4 kilometers over 3-4 hours. The route leads you to Barafu Camp, situated at 4,600 meters, where accommodations are basic due to the high altitude. Proper acclimatization and hydration are paramount at this stage, as oxygen levels are significantly lower, and temperatures become frigid, especially at night.

Day 6: Barafu Camp to Uhuru Peak to Mweka Camp

Day 6 marks the summit day, the most demanding yet rewarding part of your journey. Depart from Barafu Camp in the middle of the night to make the ascent to Uhuru Peak, which stands at 5,895 meters. The hike to the summit and back to Barafu Camp will take approximately 12-16 hours. As you reach Uhuru Peak, you'll be greeted by a surreal, snow-covered landscape. After celebrating your achievement, descend to Mweka Camp, situated at 3,100 meters, for a well-deserved rest. Nighttime temperatures remain cold, so proper gear is essential.

Day 7: Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate and Departure

On your final day, descend from Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate, covering approximately 10 kilometers over 3-4 hours. This part of the trek takes you through lush rainforests once more, offering a striking contrast to the alpine environments. As you reach Mweka Gate, you'll have successfully completed your Kilimanjaro ascent. It's a moment of celebration and reflection on your incredible journey. From the gate, you'll be transported back to your departure point, marking the conclusion of this unforgettable adventure.

In short, this 7-day Lemosho Route Kilimanjaro climbing tour package offers a unique and immersive Kilimanjaro experience, culminating in the triumphant summit of Uhuru Peak. From lush rainforests to dramatic alpine terrain and the awe-inspiring summit, each day presents new challenges and rewards. We are delighted to invite you to join us on this extraordinary adventure, where you'll not only conquer Kilimanjaro but also create indelible memories and a profound connection with this extraordinary natural wonder. Prepare to embark on the adventure of a lifetime!