Kilimanjaro: Lemosho Route and Camping Safari

KILIMANJARO LEMOSHO ROUTE AND CAMPING SAFARI
For the ultimate African adventure, hike to the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro via the Lemosho route and view wild game on a private camping safari!
TRIP HIGHLIGHTS
Trek through lush rainforests, grasslands, alpine desert, and up to the mountain summit
Camp in tents under the brilliant Milky Way along Kilimanjaro's Lemosho route
Summit the highest peak in Africa at sunrise (19,341 ft)!
Enjoy a safari in Tarangire National Park and Ngorongoro Crater

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$6,974

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Duration

12 days

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  • What's included :
    • 11x Breakfast
    • 10x Dinner
    • 10x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 11 nights
    • airport transfers on Day 1 and Day 12
    • tent camping accommodations on trail
    • 3 nights accommodation in Moshi
    • breakfast, lunch, and dinner on the trek
    • trekking permits and entry fees
    • welcome and farewell dinners
    • guide & porter services
    • baggage transport (limited to 22lbs/10kg)
    • all ground transportation to/from trail
    • 2 nights camping on safari
    • guided safari excursions
    • Entry/Admission - Mount Kilimanjaro
    What's excluded :
    • beverages outside of designated meals
    • international airfare and meals during travel
    • personal items
    • trip cancellation insurance (highly recommended)
    • snacks during trek
    • emergency medical & evacuation insurance (required)

  • Day 1: MOSHI

    Stop At: Moshi, Moshi, Kilimanjaro Region
    Arrive to Kilimanjaro International Airport where our team will be awaiting your arrival. Drive 1 hour to the town of Moshi to check into our partner lodge to catch up on jet lag. Join the rest of the group for a welcome dinner at the lodge.

    Peak Altitude: 2,800 ft (853 m)

    Inclusions: Welcome dinner (two meal options + other options available for guest purchase); airport transportation; accommodations
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Dinner: Welcome Dinner
    Accommodation included: 3 star boutique hotel accommodations

    Day 2: MOSHI TO MTI MKUBWA CAMP

    Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 40000 Tanzania
    After an early breakfast, drive to the Londorossi Park Gate to get your trekking permits. Begin the journey along a dense forest trail walking at a "pole pole" pace (slow slow!) to the Mti Mkubwa campsite. Slow hiking over the next few days helps with acclimatization to the high altitude. Enjoy a delicious meal before getting some well-deserved rest.

    Total Hiking: approximately 3 miles (4.8 km) / 4 hours of trekking

    Peak Altitude: 9,023 ft (2750 m)

    Inclusions: all meals + coffee, tea, water; national park fees; accommodations, porter services
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Tent accommodations

    Day 3: MTI MKUBWA CAMP TO SHIRA CAMP 2

    Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 40000 Tanzania
    Continue through the forest and into the savannah of tall grasses, heather, and volcanic rock draped with lichen. Ascend through the lush rolling hills and cross several streams before reaching the Shira Ridge. Enjoy lunch on the trail before dropping slightly down to Shira 2 Camp. Spend the night in tents next to a stream with spectacular views of the Western Breach and its glaciers in the East.

    Total Hiking: approximately 5 miles (8 km) / 6-7 hours of trekking

    Peak Altitude: 12,598 ft (3840 m)

    Inclusions: all meals + coffee, tea, water; national park fees; accommodations, porter services
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Tent accommodations

    Day 4: SHIRA CAMP 2 TO BARRANCO CAMP

    Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 40000 Tanzania
    Enjoy warm tea and coffee before beginning your trek to Barranco Camp. The trail gradually steepens becoming a rocky semi-desert landscape. After lunch at the Lava Tower (15,220 ft), you will descend another 2 hours to the Barranco Campsite. The descent gives hikers a huge advantage to allow your body to adjust to the high altitude. Once at Barranco Camp, enjoy a hot dinner while taking in the beautiful sunset.

    Total Hiking: approximately 9.5 miles (15.3 km) / 7 hours trekking

    Peak Altitude: 15,220 ft (4640 m)

    Inclusions: all meals + coffee, tea, water; national park fees; accommodations, porter services
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Tent accommodations

    Day 5: BARRANCO CAMP TO KARANGA CAMP

    Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 40000 Tanzania
    After a warm breakfast, depart Barranco Camp and continue on a steep ridge passing the Barranco Wall to the Karanga Valley campsite.

    Total Hiking: approximately 3 miles (4.8 km) / 6 hours trekking

    Peak Altitude: 13,780 ft (4200 m)

    Inclusions: all meals + coffee, tea, water; national park fees; accommodations, porter services
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Tent accommodations

    Day 6: KARANGA CAMP TO BARAFU CAMP

    Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 40000 Tanzania
    Today we leave the Karanga Valley and pass the junction which connects with the Mweka Trail. You have completed the South Circuit, which offers views of the summit from many different angles. Here we make camp, rest, enjoy dinner, and prepare for the summit day.

    Total Hiking: approximately 5 miles (8 km) / 7 hours trekking

    Peak Altitude: 15,095 ft (4601 m)

    Inclusions: all meals + coffee, tea, water; national park fees; accommodations, porter services
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Tent accommodations

    Day 7: BARAFU CAMP TO KILI SUMMIT TO MWEKA CAMP

    Stop At: Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park 40000 Tanzania
    Prepare for a spectacular (and long) day! Wake up between midnight to 2 am to hike up to the summit of Uhuru Peak at the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro (19,341 ft). Be prepared for a very cold summit with plenty of layers and enough battery to snap that summit shot. From the top, we will descend straight down to the Mweka camp site. Later in the evening, enjoy your last dinner on the mountain with your team of porters and guides.

    Total Hiking: approximately 10.5 miles (17 km) / 11-14 hours trekking

    Peak Altitude: 19,341 ft (5895 m)

    Inclusions: all meals + coffee, tea, water; national park fees; accommodations, porter services
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Tent accommodations

    Day 8: MWEKA CAMP TO MOSHI

    Stop At: Moshi, Moshi, Kilimanjaro Region
    Soak in one last view from Mweka camp and enjoy singing and dancing with your OneSeed team. Now is a good time to tip the porters, cooks, and guides. Continue down the trail to the Mweka Park Gate where a vehicle will meet you to drive you back to your hotel in Moshi. After a hot shower and rest, enjoy a delicious celebration dinner!

    Total Hiking: approximately 4.5 miles (7.2 km) / 6 hours trekking

    Peak Altitude: 10,171 ft (3100 m)

    Inclusions: all meals + coffee, tea, water; national park fees; accommodations, porter services
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner: Celebration Dinner
    Accommodation included: 3 star boutique hotel accommodations

    Day 9: MOSHI TO TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK

    Stop At: Tarangire National Park, Tarangire National Park, Arusha Region
    Time for safari! Depart Moshi after breakfast to drive to Tarangire National Park on a scenic 4-hour ride. At the park, pop the roof of the car and begin a game drive. Spot elephants, ostrich, waterbuck, giraffe, zebra, lions, and more. Wrap up the game drive and head to your campsite nestled within the park. Settle down for a beautiful night of camping under a star-filled sky.

    Peak Altitude: 3,325 ft (1014 m)

    Inclusions: all meals + coffee, tea, water; national park fees; camping accommodations
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: tent camping accommodations (tent and sleeping pad provided)

    Day 10: TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK TO NGORONGORO CRATER

    Stop At: Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Arusha Region
    Enjoy a cup of coffee while watching troops of baboons wander by the campgrounds. After a hearty breakfast, take a morning game drive in Tarangire to spot more animals before having lunch at the park gates. After lunch, drive three hours to Ngorongoro for your first views of the massive crater teaming with wildlife. Continue on to your group campsite on the rim of the crater.

    Peak Altitude: 7,500 ft (2286 m)

    Inclusions: all meals + coffee, tea, water; national park fees; camping accommodations
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: tent camping accommodations (tent and sleeping pad provided)

    Day 11: NGORONGORO CRATER TO MOSHI

    Stop At: Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Arusha Region
    Wake up early and drive into the spectacular crater. This UNESCO World Heritage site was formed by an imploded volcano over 3 million years ago. Now the conservation area is home to over 25,000 large animals where you can spot rhinos, zebras, lions, wildebeests, and impalas. Return to the campsite for lunch before the 4-hour drive back to Moshi, arriving around 5pm.

    Peak Altitude: 7,500 ft (2286 m)

    Inclusions: breakfast; lunch; transportation; accommodations
    Duration: 1 day

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    Accommodation included: 3 star boutique hotel accommodations

    Day 12: MOSHI

    Stop At: Moshi, Moshi, Kilimanjaro Region
    Enjoy one last Tanzania coffee and say goodbye to Moshi town. OneSeed will provide airport transportation for all international departures.

    Peak Altitude: 2,800 ft (853 m)

    Inclusions: breakfast; airport transfer
    Duration: 12 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    You can plan your arrival to the Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) at any time on Day 1 of the itinerary and plan your departure from the airport at anytime on Day 12, and we will pick you up. Airport transfer is included on Day 1 and Day 12. If you arrive early or stay later than the itinerary, airport transportation is NOT included. Airports
    • Kilimanjaro Airport, Kilimanjaro National Park Tanzania
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Near public transportation
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a strong physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

10

Organised by OneSeed Expeditions

Activity ID: V-192313P11

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