8 Days Lemosho

The 8 days Lemosho gives access to mount Kilimanjaro from the western part. The success rate for mount Kilimanjaro trekking -8 days via Lemosho  is from 91%. Sleeping bag, warm clothes and walking poles are recommended, this is among the secrets of successful climbers of Mountain Kilimanjaro in East Africa.

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Itinerary : Mount Kilimanjaro trekking-8 days Lemosho 

Day 0: Arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport at 20.00 pm or other time. After immigration and custom procedures you will meet with our representative who will drive you to Lodge for overnight.

Day 1: Moshi to Londorossi Park Gate to Mti Mkubwa Camp

  • Elevation (ft): 7,800ft to 9,500ft
  • Distance: 6 km
  • Hiking Time: 3-4 hours
  • Habitat: Rain Forest

Day 2: Mti Mkubwa Camp to Shira 1 Camp

  • Forest Camp to Shira Camp 1
  • Elevation (ft): 9,500ft to 11,500ft
  • Distance: 8 km
  • Hiking Time 5-6 hours
  • Habitat: Moorland

Day 3: Shira 1 Camp to Shira 2 Camp

  • Shira Camp 1 to Shira 2 to Moir Hut
  • Elevation (ft): 11,500ft to 13,800 ft
  • Distance: 14 km
  • Hiking Time: 5-7 hours
  • Habitat: Moorland

Day 4: Shira 2 Camp to Barranco Camp

  • Moir Hut to Lava Tower to Barranco Camp
  • Elevation (ft): 13,800ft to 13,000ft
  • Distance: 7 km
  • Hiking Time: 4-6 hours
  • Habitat: Semi Desert

Day 5: Barranco Camp to Karanga Camp

  • Elevation (ft): 13,000ft to 13,100ft
  • Distance: 5km
  • Hiking Time: 4-5 hours
  • Habitat: Alpine Desert

Day 6: Karanga Camp to Barafu Camp

  • Elevation (ft): 13,100ft to 15,300ft
  • Distance: 4 km
  • Hiking Time: 4-5 hours
  • Habitat: Alpine Desert

Day 7: Barafu Camp to Summit then Mweka Camp

  • Elevation (ft): 15,300ft to 19,345ft (and down to 10,000ft)
  • Distance: 5 km ascent / 12 km descent
  • Hiking Time: 7-8 hours ascent / 4-6 hours descent
  • Habitat: Arctic

Day 8: Mweka Camp to Moshi in your respective hotel

  • Elevation (ft): 10,000ft to 5,400ft
  • Distance: 10 km
  • Hiking Time: 3-4 hours
  • Habitat: Rain Forest

Price:8 Days Lemosho

Items included in cost: 8 Days Lemosho

Assistance at the airport

Mountain guide and porters/cook

Transfers as specified

All pre and post climb accommodation as mentioned

All accommodation and meals on the mountain

All park fees, camp fees and rescue fees

Government taxes

Food/water/cooking utensils

Cost Excludes: 8 Days Lemosho


Airport tax (pay direct)

Driver guide, mountain guide and porters gratuities

Climbing gears – if required can be hired locally

Telephone bill, laundry and any items of a personal nature

Additional remarks

We may have to reroute the itinerary or accommodate in similar lodges in case of non-availability.

Prices for domestic flights, airport taxes or park fees may be changed without prior notice. This is beyond our control and any increase levied will be passed to you. Contact us to get full quotation for mountain Kilimanjaro trekking for 8 days via Lemosho.