At 5,895m, Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa and the highest free-standing mountain in the world. It is also a dormant volcano located in the heart of Tanzania.
Mount Kilimanjaro has 3 distinct volcanic cones : “Kibo”, “Mawenzi”, and “Shira”.
There are 7 official routes to climb Kilimanjaro. At Little Monsters Travel, we shortlist the 3 most-value and accessible routes with the highest success rates.
Lemsho route is considered one of the more scenic trails on Kilimanjaro.
It is our proposed choice because it allows good acclimatization with an ideal balance of lesser crowds and beautiful scenery.
It can be done in 7 or 8 days.
Marangu Route is known as the "Coca-Cola Route". It is shortest route and least expensive route.
It is also the only route with huts and is a return trek where the ascent and descent is the same route.