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Lemosho Route

  • As the route is longer, hikers need to make them physically fit
  • The dry season between August and October is most suitable for hikers for a good experience.
  • The amount of Oxygen on the top is only 50% as compared to the amount of Oxygen you are used to have.So pay attention to your body signals and inform your guide as soon as possible.
  • Drink lots of water and eat healthy food.
  • If possible avoid taking pills like Diamox. It may show harmful side effects.
  • Pack the necessary gears and double-check the complete list.
  • The Lemosho route is the most beautiful route presenting panoramic vistas.
  • This rising traverse on the most appealing route on the mountain is designed with maximum acclimatization and summit success in mind.
  • As a longer route, it offers more time to acclimatise, and gives the highest success rate.

Lemosho starts from the lush, fertile rainforest. The dense green rainforest is the first ecological zone you encounter on Kilimanjaro. The route heads up across the Shira Plateau, which was Kilimanjaro’s third peak before it collapsed. Then the Lava Tower is seen before dropping into Barranco Valley, which is one of the most beautiful areas of the entire trail. After crossing the Barranco Wall, the summit attempt is made from Barafu. This is the coldest, breezy section of your entire adventure.

The weather condition on Kilimanjaro is unpredictable. Lemosho Route does not experience the extremes of winter or summer weather, but rather dry and wet seasons. The rainfall varies from 2100 mm per year in the rainforest zone to less than 120 mm per year in the summit zone. Daily temperature changes are unanticipated due to the variation of altitude

Lemosho Route is the recommended route to summit the peak via Kilimanjaro routes. Lemosho Route has 95% success rate compared to other Kilimanjaro Routes.

It offers Lemosho Route 7 Days as standard and the best recommended one is of Lemosho Route 8 days. The additional extra day in the 8 days route will give you more time for proper acclimatization and increases the success rate.

The longer itinerary in the Lemosho Route will give you better time for proper acclimatization which further helps for successful summit.

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So hurry, give Kilele Climb a call in case of any queries of start planning your exciting and adventurous Lemosho Route Kilimanjaro Climb today!

* The rainforest trail is a wonderful experience for the trekkers.

* The trek is a slow, gentle trek, making it a wonderful way to acclimatise and, therefore, the success rate is high on this route.

* As the route merges with Machame, so the trek is not solitary and offers a good opportunity to meet with other trekkers.

* As a longer route, it is a little expensive

Lemosho Route Packages