NORTHERN CIRCUIT ROUTE
One of the best routes on Kilimanjaro is the Northern Circuit, which offers nearly 360 degrees of breathtaking scenery, including the secluded, little traveled northern slopes. The Northern Circuit, which is the longest route on Kilimanjaro, also requires the greatest acclimatization time and has the highest summit success rate. The Northern Circuit route is therefore highly advised.
The journey begins with a lengthy drive from Moshi to Londorossi Gate as it makes its way toward Mount Kilimanjaro from the west. The first two s are spent making the trek from there through the rain forest to Shira Ridge and then across the Shira Plateau. The route then turns north and makes a clockwise loop from School Hut to Moir Hut to Buffalo Camp before ascending from the east. The Mweka path is used for the
The Northern Circuit is a nine- group climb or private climb that is available via Kilimanjaro Ascent®. On special request, a 10- version that includes an overnight stay at Crater Camp is offered as a private climb.
The only route that provides stunning vistas on all sides of the peak.