Olpopongi Maasai Village
The “Olpopongi” Maasai Cultural Village & Museum is the first authentic Maasai Boma with Maasai-Museum & overnight facilities in Tanzania. “Olpopongi” provides a unique Maasai & Wildlife experience in the West-Kilimanjaro Maasailand; Just 74 km from Moshi and 85 km from Arusha.
Standing 150m high and nestled in the lush green forests on the foothills of Mt. Kilimanjaro, a Materuni waterfalls tour is an ideal getaway for those strapped for time. The waterfalls are located 30 minutes from Moshi town. This tour is accompanied by a visit to the Materuni village and a coffee tour.
30 km east of Moshi, this crater lake fed from Mount Kilimanjaro is truly an off the beaten track. The views of the surrounding area and the shores of the lake provide a magnificent picnic site. The Chala Hill walk is best done in the early morning. Well worth the climb, this is an incredibly scenic walk with breath taking 360% views across the lake to Kenya, to Lake Jipe, Kilimanjaro and over most of the 800 hectares of Chala land. This walk can be continued right around the lake.
The tour takes you to the fascinating warm spring in the village with amazing clear blue water in beautiful surroundings covered by big trees with surprising roots of the fig trees, visitor will have a chance to swimming against strong flow of water in spring, camping overnight and having a local food prepared by our local mamas. This is a full day trip and will take around 8 hours and will include lunch. The price does not include the transport.
Coffee was one of the major exports of Tanzania, whilst this has lessened, coffee growing is still widespread across the region. You will travel between 10-25kms from Honey Badger and the trip will provide you with the opportunity to meet with local coffee growers, learn about the history whilst experiencing the process involved in making your own cup of coffee, i.e. the picking, roasting and grinding of the beans. This is a full day trip and will take around 8 hours and will include lunch. The price.
Mandara Day Hike
After breakfast you will meet your guide and transfer to the park entrance where you begin your Kilimanjaro climb. After formalities at the park entrance, you enter the rain forest for a gentle walk through verdant scenery to Mandara Hut. For those who don’t want to summit the Mighty Kilimanjaro, a day trip may offer you the perfect alternative, you can walk via the Marangu route up to Mandara Hut, which is 2,700 metres above sea level where there is a small crater. The trip will take around 7 Hrs.
Moshi Forest Tour
Visit the lush, cool Moshi forest, spend time walking around exploring the forest and viewing the large Baobab trees. The trip will take around 5 hours and the price includes a guide, transport, visit to the rice paddies and entrance into the forest. Lunch can be arranged on request.
We can arrange for guided town visits. During the trip, you can visit markets, churches, shops and other points of interest. You can also visit banks and bureau de change as necessary. After traipsing around town, you will have worked up a hunger, the day will finish with a late lunch at a tasty spot in town.
Marangu Village Tour
Ndoro and kilasia Waterfall is one of the most popular and largest waterfalls in the area. A one hour hike, descending through the stunning green landscapes of Chagga land will bring you to this huge waterfall, here you will have the opportunity to you can stand underneath the waterfall, even jump off one and go swimming in the refreshing water and have a well-deserved break for lunch.
The word “Marangu” means a place with too many water streams. This is one of the most popular places in Tanzania.
Marangu is also most popular hiking route for kilimanjaro day trip and total kilimanjaro hiking well know as "Coca Cola Route"