9-Days Kilimanjaro climbing Full moon summit 12 December 2019

9-Days Kilimanjaro climbing Full moon summit 12 December 2019

9-Days Kilimanjaro climbing Full moon summit 12 December 2019

Climb Mount Kilimanjaro to summit with bright Full Moon during December and Enhance your whole experience with bright moon on 12 December 2019.

Clients will arrive on 6 December 2019 and begin hiking on 7 December 2018 through Lemosho route for7 days. December is also cool too and sometimes you can have complete clear days, typically the cloud disappears in the evening, leaving the nights and morning very clear with excellent visibility.

9-Days Kilimanjaro climbing Full moon summit 12 December 2019

Day 1: Arrival

Arrive in Tanzania via Kilimanjaro International airport (JRO) Lindo Travel staff will pick you up and transfer to Moshi town where you will spend the first night at Panama Garden resort, For those who will arrive through Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) in Kenya, we will pick them and transfer by Riverside Shuttle to Moshi.


Dinner & Overnight at: Panama Garden Resort

Day 2: Lemosho Glades (2385m) to Big Tree Camp (2780m)

You will be picked up at your hotel at around 08:00 am and transferred to the Lemosho gate located on the western side of Kilimanjaro. After the registration process, you will still start your climb steadily through the forests of the Lemosho glades to reach Big Tree camp where you will be spending the night.

Distance covered: 7km / 4.3mi

Approx. time taken: 4 hours

Accommodation: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner


Dinner & Overnight at: Big Tree Camp

Day 3: Big Tree Camp (2780m) to Shira 2 Camp (3900m)

After Having a Breakfast you will cover a lot of ground as you trek across a plateau of grassy moorland and heather scattered with volcanic rock formations. you will trek through Shira 1 Camp from where there are often views of Kibo Peak floating on the clouds as you head towards your destination which is Shira 2. As you proceed towards Shira 2 you will get the chance to view the Northern Ice fields from the western side of the mountain with some unusual views of Kibo.

Distance covered: 16.5km / 10.3mi

Approx. time taken: 9 - 11 Hrs

Accommodation: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner


Dinner & Overnight at: Shira 2 Camp

Day 4: Shira 2 Camp (3900m) to Barranco Camp (3960m)

Your trek starts with an ascent with far-reaching panoramic views, walking into the climatic zone of the upland desert and on the lava ridges beneath the glaciers of the Western Breach. You will reach the distinct pinnacle of the Lava Tower (4640 m), In the afternoon you will make a steep descent to your camp for the night, located in the base of the Great Barranco Valley (3960 m), sheltered by towering cliffs but with extensive views of the plains below.

Distance covered: 10km / 6.2mi

Approx. time taken: 7 hrs

Accommodation: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner


Dinner & Overnight at: Barranco Camp

Day 5: Barranco Camp (3960m) to Karanga Camp (3963m)

On this day you will descend into the start of the Great Barranco, a huge ravine up to the Great Barranco Wall which divides you from the southeastern slopes of Kibo. It’s a climb over rock, not technical but long and tiring. Passing underneath the Heim and Kersten glaciers, you will head towards the Karanga valley. From here you have a steep climb up from Karanga valley to our night’s camp at Karanga camp, set at 3963m. For those feeling strong will go for a mid-afternoon acclimatization trek up to around 4200m before descending back to camp for the night.

Distance covered: 5.5km / 3.4mi

Approx. time taken: 5 hours

Accommodation: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner


Dinner & Overnight at: Karanga Camp

Day 6: Karanga Camp (3963) to Barafu Camp (4640m)

After a good night’s rest and breakfast, you will walk to Barafu camp at 4640m. The climb will take you across desolate scree slopes with no vegetation around you at all. It’s a tough steep walk made more difficult by the altitude. On arriving at camp we eat and spend the afternoon resting as we prepare for a long night and day ahead. It is important to keep hydrated and warm. You have an early dinner and then try to get some sleep as we will be getting up at between 11 pm and 12 pm to start the climb to the summit.

Distance covered: 3km / 1.9mi

Approx. time taken: 3 hours

Accommodation: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner


Dinner & Overnight at: Barafu Camp

Day 7: Barafu Camp (4640m) to UHURU PEAK (5895m) & down to Millennium Camp (3790m)

You will start around midnight and walk steeply upwards to the summit glaciers. you will climb for 4 to 5 hours but gain incredible height over a short distance. The views are spectacular. Spectacular ice cliffs within the crater surround you and the views to jagged Mawenzi peak and beyond are breathtaking. Another hour’s walking takes you to the summit, Uhuru Peak (5895m). you will begin your descent by returning to Stella Point and then descending on scree slope and track back to Barafu Camp for breakfast, before finally heading down to Millennium Camp for a long well-earned rest.

Distance covered: 13.4km / 8.3mi

Approx. time taken: 12 – 15 hour

Accommodation: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner


Dinner & Overnight at: Millennium Camp

Day 8: Millennium Camp (3790m) to Mweka Gate (1630m)

A gentle trek takes you down through the rainforest to Mweka Gate, where you complete park formalities and receive certificates, which you can hang up with pride! Then you will be picked up and transfer to your Hotel in 0Moshi.

Distance covered: 12.1km / 7.5mi

Approx. time taken: 6 hours

Accommodation: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner


Dinner & Overnight at: Panama Garden Resort

Day 9: Departure Day

Early in the morning After Breakfast you will be picked up and transfer to the Airport for your Flight time, and you will be there 2 hours before the flight time.


Dinner & Overnight at: NIL

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