Kilimanjaro
Northern Circuit

The Northern Circuit is a route where you walk to the top via the north side of Kilimanjaro.

A route that is rarely walked and therefore very pristine.

Route details

You can climb the Northern Circuit in 9 days

The walk starts at the village of Lemosho on the west side of Kilimanjaro. You climb to the top via the ‘back’ of Kibo. You descend via a different route, the Mweka route.

Day
Departure
Height
Destination
Height
Duration
1
Lemosho Gate
2250m
Lemosho Big Tree Camp
2650m
2-3
2
Lemosho Big Tree Camp
2650m
Shira One Camp
3550m
6-7
3
Shira One Camp
3550m
Shira Hut Camp
3840m
4-5
4
Shira Hut Camp
3840m
Moir Camp
4200m
5-7
5
Moir Camp
4200m
Buffalo Camp
4150m
5-7
6
Buffalo Camp
4150m
Third Cave Camp
3450m
5-7
7
Third Cave Camp
3450m
School Hut Camp
4750m
4-5
8
School Hut Camp
4750m
Uhuru Peak
5895m
10-12
Uhuru Peak
5895m
Millenium Camp
3800m
2-3
9
Millenium Camp
3800m
Mweka Gate
1650m
4-6

Dates Northern Circuit

Price indication 9-days Northern Circuit

Group trip:

  • € 3283 p.p.
  • Surcharge single room / tent: € 338 p.p.

Private group trip:

  • € 3631 p.p. with 2 people
  • € 2966 p.p. with 4 people

Including

  • Transfers to/from Kilimanjaro airport;
  • 3 nights in a comfortabel hotel (1x logies & breakfast and 2x half board), 2 nights prior to the climb and 1 night after the climb;
  • Transfers to/from start and end point Kilimanjaro;
  • Kilimanjaro climb (in private or a group) including full team of guides, assistant guides, carriers and chefs;
  • All meals and water during the climb;
  • Kilimanjaro Nationaal Park entrance fee; Kilimanjaro camping fee;
  • Mountain rescue fees;
  • Alle government taxes.
  • VAT of 18% (introduced on 1 July 2016).

Excluding

  • International flight;
  • Visa Tanzania;
  • Travel and cancellation insurance;
  • Tipping;
  • Meals not priorly mentioned;
  • Rent sleeping bag, mattress and / or walking sticks.

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