Machame Route starts from the south-west side of Kilimanjaro and finishes at Mweka. This is one of the popular routes with 20,339 persons climbing per year. Even though the trek’s difficulty level is considered to be high still the route has a high success rate. It has around 85% of success rate and three-star rating.
Marangu Route also starts from the south-west side of Kilimanjaro like the Machame and finishes at Marangu. This is one of the oldest, developed and popular routes with 12,289 persons climbing per year. One of the main reasons for the popularity of this route is that it is the only route on Kilimanjaro that has accommodation. Even though the trek’s difficulty level is considered to be medium still the route has a moderate success rate. It has around 80% of success rate and Two stars rating.
Lemosho Route one of the most scenic route on Kilimanjaro. However, it has one of the less taken paths to the peak. But is has one of the highest success rates with 90% success rate. It ascends from the west side of Kilimanjaro and finishes atMweka. Notably, only 9927 persons climb this route annually. It is highly recommended with a rating of 4 stars.
Rongai Route is one of the most secluded paths to Kilimanjaro. It is the only route which begins in the north-eastern side of the mountain. Only a few climbers choose this route to trek. It has a moderate success rate with 80%. However, It is highly recommended with a rating of 4 stars.
Umbwe Route starts from the west side of Kilimanjaro and finishes at Mweka. This is one of the least popular routes with only 589 persons climbing per year. With the high difficulty level, it has a low success rate with only a 70% success rate. It has rating of two stars.
|Best Kilimanjaro Routes||Climbing Planning||On The Mountain||Mountain Safety|
|Lemosho Route||Kilimanjarao Gear Rental||Kilimanjarao Weather||Kilimanjarao Altitude Sickness|
|Marangu Route||Physical Training||Daily Schedule||Kilimanjarao Rescue|
|Machame Route||Medical Checkup||Trail Conditions||Mt. Kilimanjaro Map|
|Rongai Route||Visa/Passport||Food/Water||Facilities On Kilimanjaro|
|Umbwe Route||Kilimanjaro Insurance||Kilimanjaro Packing List||Success Rate And Ratings|