This route is typically completed in 8 days: 8-day Grand Traverse Itinerary. Because of the gradual ascent and the ideal altitude profile, this is deemed to be one of the easiest routes to climb Kilimanjaro.
Furthermore, it also has the least amount of walking and climbing uphill.
If you are very fit or acclimatised, you can climb Mount Kilimanjaro in 7 days on the 7-day Grand Traverse. For an additional challenge and unique experience, you can combine the 8-day itinerary with an overnight stay at Crater Camp.