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New Year Mount Kilimanjaro climb via the Lemosho Route, 8 days

New Year Mount Kilimanjaro climb via the Lemosho Route, 8 days | Tanzania

Come and experience an 8-day adventure that will take you to the summit of the legendary Mount Kilimanjaro via the Lemosho Route with one of our experienced guides.

Group

8 Days

Jan, Dec

High

Intermediate


Highlights

* Enjoy an 8-day climb to the summit of the iconic Kilimanjaro Peak in Tanzania.

* Venture to the top of the mountain along the new, stunning Lemosho Route.

* Spend your nights in various, comfortable huts and camps.

Description

Climbing to the summit of a mountain as iconic as Kilimanjaro (5,895m) is an experience you will never forget. It is the kind of journey that many people dream of, but far fewer actually do. That is why we are so happy to offer people the chance to make this magical, challenging and unbelievably rewarding climb in 8 amazing days along the Lemosho Route.

Considered to be the most scenic of the various routes people can take to the summit of Kilimanjaro, the Lemosho Route will take your breath away. Furthermore, as one of the newer routes, it provides great viewpoints from different sides of the peaks, the crowds aren’t too big and the success rate to the summit is quite high.

Our journey will begin at the Londorossi Gate. From there, we will spend 2 days trekking through the vibrant forest to the Shira Ridge. After that, we make our way through the Shira Plateau until we reach the Lava Tower. After that, we will make our way to the summit from Barafu. We will then descend along the Mweka Route. En

The days will be long during the trip. However, you will get to enjoy comfortable rest at various huts and camp areas.

Due to the physically nature of this climb to the summit of Kilimanjaro, it is important that participants are in good physical condition.

If you have ever dreamed of climbing to the top of Kilimanjaro, this is your chance! To join us on this exciting adventure, along the popular and wonderful Lemosho Route, please send a request.

Price includes

- Accommodation included

- Guiding fee

- Breakfast

- Lunch

- Dinner

- Transportation start and back

- Transport during the trip

- Luggage transfer

- Permit and entrance fees

- Group porters

- Hot shower

- Camping equipment tents


Itinerary

Day 1: Londorrosi Gate to Mount Mkubwa

Day 2: Mount Mkubwa to Shira Camp 1

Day 3: Shira 1 Camp to Moir Hut

Day 4: Moir Hut to Lava Tower

Day 5: Barranco Camp to Karanga Camp

Day 6: Karanga Camp to Barafu Camp

Day 7: Barafu Camp to Uhuru Peak

Day 8: Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate

 

FAQs

What are some recommended accommodations near our adventure location?

We understand that finding the perfect place to stay is an essential part of your adventure experience. To help you with this, we’ve curated a list of three highly recommended hotels that offer comfort, convenience, and a touch of local charm. These accommodations are well-suited for adventurers looking to relax and rejuvenate after an exciting day of exploration
Zanzibar Serena Hotel Zanzibar City Tanzania
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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar Zanzibar City Tanzania
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Park Hyatt Zanzibar Zanzibar City Tanzania
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About the guide

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Sirikwa

5.00

(3)

Tour Operator

We offer our clients the most memorable adventures in Tanzania. We take our clients on the most amazing tours on our beautiful country, which we know inside out, like Mount Kilimanjaro, Beach Trips, Wildlife Safaris or Cultural Trips.

We have a team of excellent, professionally certified mountain guides. They have all climbed Mount Kilimanjaro more than a hundred times, through different routes. They also have a deep knowledge of the country’s national parks and about the animal kingdom. Each of our guides is a specialist in a specific area, like ecology and animal behavior.

We look forward to taking you on an unforgettable adventure!

Languages

English

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What people are saying about Sirikwa

Susana

5.00

We had an amazing time during our journey to the summit of Lenana . It was really difficult but with the help and accurate direction of our guide , James, we were able to reach the summit just to eclipse our eyes with the sunrise. I will never forget the images and the feeling of accomplishment from the top . During our ascendant we had a wonderful team of driver , porters , cook and guide : Willis, bernard, terrace, Joseph, jackelin, Simon , Tim and James ; all of them gave to us a warm welcome, always smiling and making sure we were confortable and mostly safe. The only discomfort was at Shipton camp where the conditions are really precarious. It looks like no one care about honouring the beauty of nature that surround the camp. They ( rock mountain hotel ) should respect such a lovely location, be proud and take measurements to have a camp on the level that the site offers. We really felt like sleeping in a pig pen 1 toilet for 20 people with bumped beds with not ladders and no space between one another . Really it is a place that need URGENTLY a remake . With regard on the main agency EXPLORE-SHARE ; we experienced an issue post booking . We did not received clear information, our question where not answered , etc . Fortunately , Nicky came and sorted out everything for us ( grateful forever) she made the changes needed and we finally got the best ( Siriwa travel). In short “UNIQUE EXPERIENCE, where challenge is constantly surrounded by a great scenery in a huge National Park”. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Bert

4.00

You did not give a detailed packing list for this trekking. it would be nice if you already to give the option to stay in the Austrian Hut (we did) . The daily description could be better. The first day we walked 5 km and the last day 9km. The other days we walked 7-8 hours


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