- Depart right after breakfast in Moshi Keys Lodge to Londorossi
entrance Gate, which takes about 4 hours, where you will complete
entry formalities before the drive to Lemosho starting point.
(another hour to reach the trail head). Upon arrival at trail head,
your lunch will be served before commencing the hiking to big tree
campsite through rain forest Dinner overnight.
Time: 3-4 Hrs.
Habitat: Rain Forest.
- After breakfast proceed with your hiking trail leading out of the
forest and into savannah of tall grasses, heather Moorland, and
volcanic rock draped with lichen beards. As you ascend through the
lush rolling hills and cross several streams, you will reach the Shira
Ridge before dropping gently down to Shira 1 camp for dinner and
- Right after leisure breakfast before explore Shira plateau for a full
day it is a gentle walk east toward Kibo’s glaciered peak, across the
plateau which leads to Shira 2 camp on moorland meadows by a stream.
You continue to Moir Hut, a little used site on the base of Lent
Hills. A variety of walks are available on Lent Hills making this an
excellent acclimatization opportunity. Shira is one of the highest
plateaus on earth as recorded.
Time: 3-4 Hrs
- After breakfast depart for your daily activities from Shira Plateau,
continue to the east up a ridge, via junction between Baranco camp and
Continue, direction changes to the South East towards the Lava Tower,
called the “Shark’s Tooth.” Shortly after the tower, proceed to the
second junction which leading to Arrow Glacier at an altitude of
4600Mt continue downhill to Barranco campsite at an altitude of
3,950Mt dinner overnight.
Although you end the day at the same elevation as when you started,
this day is very important for acclimatization it will help your body
get prepare for the summit day.
Time: 5-6 Hrs
Habitat: Semi Desert
- Right after breakfast, depart from Barranco campsite continue on a
steep ridge passing via Barranco Wall, to Karanga Valley campsite hot
lunch to save here on the arrival time.
After lunch proceed to the junction which connects with Mweka Trail
Continue up to the Barafu Campsite here you have completed South
Circuit, which offers views of the summit from many different angles
in this area.
Earlier dinner will be save to allow enough time to rest, while you
are preparing for the summit day. The two peaks of Mawenzi and Kibo
are to be seen from this position in a blue Sky day, overnight at
barafu camp 4660m asl.
Time: 2-3 Hrs
Habitat: Alpine Desert.
- Right mid night (midnight to 12:00Am), depart to the summit from base
camp along Rebmann and Ratzel glaciers at your left side while
accessing the summit.
Trail lead northwesterly direction and ascend through heavy scree
towards Stella Point on the crater rim.
This is the most mentally and physically challenging portion of the trek.
At Stella Point (5747Mt), a short rest before rewarded with the most
magnificent sunrise you are ever likely to see (weather permitting).
From Stella Point, you may encounter snow all the way on your 1-hour
ascent to the summit. At Uhuru Peak, (5,895Mt) you have reached the
highest point of Mount Kilimanjaro -continent of Africa. Faster hikers
you may see the sunrise from the summit.
From the summit, descent continuing straight downhill Base Camp before
completing your day at Mweka campsite, you will stop at the base camp
Barafu for short rest and Lunch before departing.
Mweka Camp is situated in the upper forest and mist or rain can be
expected in the late afternoon during rain season later in the
evening, dinner overnight at mweka camp including well-earned sleep.
Distance: 6Km summit and 9km to mweka camp.
Time: 6-7 Hrs.
- Your last breakfast on the mountain will be save earlier in the
morning depending on your schedule late afternoon in this day normal
breakfast take a place at 7:30Am before your descent downhill to the
Mweka Gate .
At lower elevations, it can be wet during rainy season keep your
trekking poles will help Shorts and t-shirts will probably be plenty
to wear (keep rain gear and warmer clothing handy).
After arriving in the park gate the will be proceed signing out
before the drive to the hotel
COST PER PERSON USD1720