• Day 5 – Acclimatization day walking the South Circuit at around 4000 mt. around Kilimanjaro

    by  • settembre 17, 2011 • Mountains, News, Travel • 0 Comments

    Virtually follow day by day my steps on the ascent of Kilimanjaro via the scenic Lemosho route.

    Note that this is an automated scheduled post. Pictures and notes of the trip will be added after my return home (beginning of October).

    DAY 5

    Length: 5.5 km

    Altitude: from  3860 to 4200 we climb up 300 mt. and walk down 300 mt.


    After breakfast, the trail passes Barranco and continues on a steep ridge to the Barranco Wall, and thereafter the Karanga Valley (4,200m / 13,780 ft) campsite. Dinner and overnight at the Karanga Valley campsite.


    Edoardo Melchiori was born in Turin, graduated from an International Design School after a humanities college. Still at the university he won several International design awards for projects where his knowledge in interior design, graphic and photography lead to projects characterized by powerful concepts. His life changes after a severe accident that drives him into months of rehabilitation and an interior travel. Ed is now a freelance photographer and art-director and founder of Cehoz®, innovative organic ethical brand.