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Tour Details

The Lemosho Route

Take Shape Adventures has partnered with the higly knowledgable and reputable Eastland Adventures to guide you along the Lemosho route. Widely regarded as the most dramatic and beautiful route up to Kilimanjaro. It is the most remote and although becoming more popular, it still traverses some of Kilimanjaro most striking and least traveled landscapes, including the base of Kibo Peak’s and dramatic south-facing glaciers.

This route has the added benefits of trekking across the Shira Plateau a World Heritage Site, trekking 180 degrees around the Kilimanjaro massiff, and most importantly this route allows plenty of time to acclimatize to the high altitude which is paramount to your safety, comfort, enjoyment and success while trekking mountain Kilimanjaro. Lemosho route can be climb for 6 days, 7 days and 8 days depend with your time and budget.

Departure & Return Location

Moshi (Kilimanjaro Airport) (Google Map)


Two dates currently available:

August 2020 (11th – 19th)
July 2021 (exact dates tbc)

See ticket page for deposits for either trip.

Price Includes

  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Moshi (One night before and one night after trek)
  • 6 nights accommodation in mobile tent
  • Airport transfer on arrival and departures based on Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO)
  • All camping equipment such as camping chairs, table, sleeping tent, and mess tent
  • All entrance and camping fees
  • All government taxes
  • Lemosho forest fees
  • All transfer to Kilimanjaro National Park and back to Moshi in comfortable vehicles
  • Emergency oxygen cylinder
  • Pulse ox-meter
  • Amref flying doctors
  • Meals and soft drinks as per itinerary
  • Private English speaking guide
  • Salaries of guide, cook, and porter
  • Private mobile toilet

Price Excludes

  • Immunization document (yellow fever recommended for Visa processing)
  • International and local flights
  • Personal expenses
  • Personal hiking gear such as backpack, boots, sleeping bag
  • Tips for Kilimanjaro crew (recommended at least 200USD per client)
  • Travel insurances
  • Visa fees (100USD for American citizen and 50USD for non-American)
  • Excess luggage above 15 kgs

Kilimanjaro Climbing requires healthy food cuisine ranging from Proteins, Carbohydrates and Fats for both clients and our entire Kilimanjaro trekking crew. During the hike, our professional cooks will prepare three hot meals on daily basis.

Also our well trained and experienced cook will do everything possible to serve you different meals with regards to the particular situation, time and what is available. Food may not be quite what you are used to, so be ready for different cuisine.

Our meals are cooked with the freshest seasonal yields. All fruits, vegetables, sea food, beef and chicken are purchased from the local markets in Moshi. For all treks of over 5 days in length, we have re-supplied of fresh food to the camp/hut for our use. Please contact us if you have any special dietary circumstances.

Trip Highlights
  • 9 days and 8 nights
  • See the incredible sights of Tanzania
  • Summit the world's highest free standing mountain of Mt Kilimanjaro - 5,895m high!
  • Hike for 6 days through jungles, rocky escarpments and exposed plateaus with horizon vistas every day
  • Enjoy the company of local trail guides and customs
  • Spend a day in the Tanzanian village of Moshi

Day 1Arrival

You arrive in Kilimanraro and transfer to accommodation in Moshi. Get ready to trek.

Day 2Transfer

Transfer to mountain and start trek. Mti Mkubwa Camp 7km.

Day 3It Begins

Long day to Moir Hut. 16km.

Day 4Barranco camp

We start our hike up to Barranco camp – 9km.

Day 5Karanga Camp

We continue our hike up to Karanga Camp 6km. Includes Barranco wall section.

Day 6Barfu Camp

Continued hike up to Barafu Camp 4km. Steep section. Early dinner and bed.

Day 7Mweka Hut

Keep heading up to summit and Mweka Hut. 10km. Extremely early start today.

Day 8Mweka Gate & Rainforest Hike

Onto Mweka Gate 10km. Descent through rainforest and transfer to hotel.

Day 9Departure

Depart via Kilimanjaro Airport.

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