Africa

Mt Kilimanjaro Stars and Camp at Lava Tower

Climbing Kilimanjaro

We’ve made it to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro. 19,341 feet. We’re on top of Africa, far above the clouds. And though we’re right next to the equator, it’s very, very cold and there are thick ice glaciers.

Mt Kilimanjaro Lemosho Glades Trailhead Forest Trail

Lemosho Route / Day 1

Day 1 climbing Mount Kilimanjaro’s Lemosho Route, from Londorossi Gate to Lemosho Glades Trailhead to Big Tree Camp (Forest Camp).

Climbing Mt Kilimanjaro Tanzania Hikers on Plain with Peak

Lemosho Route / Day 2

Day 2 climbing Mount Kilimanjaro’s Lemosho Route, from Big Tree Camp (Forest Camp) to Shira 1 Camp, across the Shira Plateau.

Climbing Mt Kilimanjaro Footprints in the Dirt

Lemosho Route / Day 3

Day 3 climbing Mount Kilimanjaro’s Lemosho Route, from Shira 1 Camp to Moir Hut Camp. High resolution photos.

Mt Kilimanjaro Tents and Stars

Lemosho Route / Day 4

Day 4 climbing Mount Kilimanjaro’s Lemosho Route, from Moir Hut Camp to Lava Tower Camp.

Mt Kilimanjaro Beautiful Sunset Above the Clouds

Lemosho Route / Day 5

Day 5 climbing Mount Kilimanjaro’s Lemosho Route, from Lava Tower Camp to Arrow Glacier Camp.

Mt Kilimanjaro Crater Camp Ice Glacier

Lemosho Route / Day 6

Day 6 climbing Mount Kilimanjaro’s Lemosho Route, from Arrow Glacier to Crater Camp via the Western Breach.

Mt Kilimanjaro Summit Uhuru Peak

Lemosho Route / Day 7

Day 7 climbing Mount Kilimanjaro’s Lemosho Route, from Crater Camp to Uhuru Peak (the summit) to Mweka Camp.

Ngorongoro Crater Long-Crested Eagle  Feeding

Ngorongoro Crater

Ngorongoro Crater has an unusually dense population of African wildlife and is one of the top stops in Tanzania’s northern safari route.

Lake Manyara National Park Elephant

Lake Manyara National Park

Lake Manyara is really two lakes. Well, it is depending on the time of year you visit. In the dry season, with the water level low, it basically splits in two.

Tarangire National Park Zebras in the Water

Tarangire National Park

Tanzania’s Tarangire National Park is famous for its elephants and baobab trees, but you’ll also find an incredible range of other animals here, including some of the big cats.