Map of the Lemosho and Machame
Where the routes meet
Each route has two itineraries
The Machame and Lemosho are the busiest routes on the mountain.
The Lemosho is generally agreed to be the prettiest of all the Kilimanjaro routes.
Sunsets and sunrises
8-day itineraries have an 85% summit success rate 7-day itineraries have a 64% summit success rate 6-day itineraries have only a 44% summit success rate!
An important climb-high-sleep-low opportunity
Summit success rates
The more days you spend on the ascent, the higher your chances of reaching the summit.
The route with the highest success rate
Our lead guide’s favourite route
Our opinion: choose the Lemosho