Kilimanjaro - Lemosho route
11 days trekking is a once in a lifetime experience. Starting in the pristine forest, you'll cross the vast Shira Plateau, and reach the peak of the highest free-standing mountain in the world. Reach the summit knowing every step has taken us closer to a world without dementia.
This challenge is physically demanding but offers incredible views as you take in the scenery of Kilimanjaro.
We will be there every step of the way to help you with your fundraising and ensure you smash your target!
There are a few ways to pay for this trip. For all options you will be required to pay a registration deposit of £475
Charity minimum sponsorship:
If you choose a charity funded place, you will be required to meet the minimum sponsorship below. 80% of this will need to be raised 12 weeks before departure so we can cover your trip costs.
Fundraise £4745 with flights included
Charity mixed funding:
You can choose to fund half your trip costs yourself, and the other half will be funded by Alzheimer's Society. You will be required to raise 50% of your sponsorship target12 weeks before departure so we can cover your trip costs.
Fundraise £2850 and pay £1425 with flights included
Self funding option:
If you decide to fully fund the trip yourself you will be required to pay:
£2845 with flights included
Registration deposit payable on all trips:
This 11 day trip includes 7 days of trekking with an extra acclimatisation day. You'll take on the Lemosho route which approaches Kilimanjaro from the Western Glades.
All participants are advised by the Tanzanian authorities to have a valid Yellow Fever vaccination certificate to enter Tanzania. Your certificate will be issued by either your GP or a travel clinic prior to travelling to Tanzania. Tanzania is also a malarias country and so it is important that you seek medical advice about taking anti-malarial medication before climbing Kilimanjaro.
You must have suitable insurance which should cover the costs of medical repatriation, trip curtailment costs, and trekking up to 6,000m.
Is the fundraising target per person?
In order to cover the cost of your place, you will need to individually raise the target. We do encourage teams to sign up, but each individual team member will be required to hit the overall target.
What is the age limit?
You will need to be 18 prior to the departure of the trip.