The Lemosho route on Kilimanjaro
The Lemosho is one of the prettiest and most varied Kilimanjaro routes. It also offers great acclimatisation – a very important consideration! We discuss the perks of the Lemosho in detail and why its great for climbers of all abilities and experience.
Quick facts about the Lemosho
Follow Alice's opinion of the route
The Lemosho route is for climbers who want the best scenery and a high chance of successfully summiting the mountain.
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We climbed Kilimanjaro via the Lemosho route with Follow Alice and had a great time! We were a small group that got along really well and felt greatly taken care of by the crew! The guides made us feel safe at all times.
Lemosho route overview
7-day Lemosho route overview
8-day Lemosho route overview
8-day Lemosho routed detailed itinerary
Lemosho is one of the most beautiful Kilimanjaro routes because of its varied scenery and terrain.
Day 1: Lemosho Gate to Mti Mkubwa
Day 2: Mti Mkubwa to Shira 1 Camp
Day 3: Shira 1 Camp to Moir Hut
Day 4: Moir Hut to Lava Tower to Barranco Camp
Part 1 | Moir Hut to Lava Tower
Part 2 | Lava Tower to Barranco Camp
Day 5: Barranco Camp to Karanga Camp
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Day 6: Karanga to Barafu Camp
Day 7: Barafu Camp to Uhuru Peak to Mweka Camp
Part 1 | Barafu Camp to Uhuru Peak
Part 2 | Uhuru Peak to Mweka Camp
Day 8: Mweka Camp to Mweka Gate
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