G Adventures - 9 Night Moderate Tour Package9-Nights Mt Kilimanjaro Trek-Lemosho Route-Active

Tours offered from June 7th, 2018 - January 2nd, 2020

Starting from only $3,949.00 (USD)


Tour Overview

Mt Kilimanjaro Trek - Lemosho Route Take the challenging and less-travelled Lemosho route up to the highest peak in Africa, considered by many to be the most beautiful path up the western breach of the mountain to the Shira Plateau. This adventure starts off with a few long days as you gain altitude and has several days built in to help you acclimatize, improving your chances of making the summit. Enjoy the climb through magnificent forests and moorland, and emerge into high-alpine deserts as you enjoy spectacular views along the way to the summit.HighlightsMarvel at the stunning scenery from Africa's highest mountain, camp along the trail, summit to Uhuru Peak at sunrise.AccommodationSimple hotel (2 nts), full-service alpine camping (7 nts).Group LeaderCertified mountain guide, local representative, cook, porters.Group Size NotesMax 12, avg 10Meals Included9 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 7 dinnersWhat's IncludedG Adventures for Good: Moshi Women's Cooperative Visit, Moshi. 8-day guided group trek up Mt Kilimanjaro's Lemosho Route with local guides, cooks and porters. Additional "acclimatization day" during ascent. All permits and fees. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

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G Adventures: Mt Kilimanjaro Trek - Lemosho Route

Day 1 Moshi
Arrive at any time.Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Meals:

Day 2 Moshi/Mti Mkubwa Camp
Begin the Lemosho trail of Mt Kilimanjaro ending for the day at the Mti Mkubwa Campsite.Included Activities: Londorossi Gate to Mti Mkubwa CampTransport: Private Vehicle
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 3 Mti Mkubwa Camp/Shira Camp
Climb into the moorland over the Shira ridge and down to the plateau and the Shira 1 Camp.Included Activities: Mti Mkubwa Camp to Shira 1 Camp
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 4 Shira Camp/Shira Camp
Because the hiking time is only about 3 hours today, use the free time to take a number of short acclimatization walks around and above the Shira 2 Camp. This camp is more exposed than the previous night's camp. It may be windier and colder, with temperatures dropping to below freezing.Included Activities: Shira 1 Camp to Shira 2 Camp
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 5 Shira Camp/Barranco Camp
Climb through rocky scree to the Lava Tower. Descend into the Great Barranco Valley to acclimatize and camp.Included Activities: Shira 2 Camp to Lava Tower Lava Tower to Barranco Camp
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 6 Barranco Camp/Karanga Camp
Tackle the Great Barranco Wall up into the alpine desert of the Karanga Valley.Included Activities: Barranco Camp to Karanga Camp
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 7 Karanga Camp/Barafu Camp
In preparation for the final ascent the same night, you will familiarize yourself with the terrain before dark, and prepare your equipment and thermal clothing for the summit attempt. Sleep may be difficult, but lie down after dinner to try and rest for the 1295m final ascent.Included Activities: Karanga Camp to Barafu Camp
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 8 Barafu Camp/Mweka Camp
This stretch is the longest, and the most mentally and physically challenging of the trek. But the feeling of conquering Kilimanjaro will stay with you forever.Included Activities: Barafu Camp to Stella Point Stella Point to Summit Summit to Mweka Camp
Meals: (1B, 1L, 1D)

Day 9 Mweka Camp/Moshi
Arrive to Moshi in the afternoon. Time to relax, take a shower, and celebrate with a drink. Cheers to climbing Mt Kilimanjaro! Before dinner, you will be welcomed and congratulated on your climb by the mamas of the Moshi Women?s Cooperative, a project supported by G Adventures. They will present you with a gift and a certificate to remember all your efforts on the mountain.Included Activities: Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate Mweka Gate to Mweka Village Moshi Women's Cooperative VisitTransport: Private Vehicle
Meals: (1B, 1L)

Day 10 Moshi
Depart at any time.
Meals: (1B)

Tour Dates & Pricing

  • Thursday June 7th, 2018 - Thursday June 21st, 2018
    from $3,949.00
  • Thursday August 9th, 2018 - Thursday September 6th, 2018
    from $4,199.00
  • Thursday October 4th, 2018 - Monday December 24th, 2018
    from $4,099.00
  • Thursday January 3rd, 2019 - Thursday January 31st, 2019
    from $3,949.00
  • Thursday February 7th, 2019 - Thursday March 14th, 2019
    from $4,099.00
  • Thursday April 4th, 2019 - Thursday June 27th, 2019
    from $3,949.00
  • Thursday July 4th, 2019 - Thursday September 26th, 2019
    from $4,199.00
  • Thursday October 3rd, 2019 - Thursday December 26th, 2019
    from $4,099.00
  • Thursday January 2nd, 2020 - Thursday December 31st, 2020
    from $3,949.00