Five days combination trip, Of Hiking to the waterfalls + coffee tour, Mountain Bike Safari & walking safari on the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro and hot springs;
This is a short combination trip to some of Tanzanias unique attractions. Not only you will get to see the nature and its wild animals but also the culture of different people (Masaai and Chagga people), some of Tanzanias oldest tribes, but in addition you will experience the countryside by hiking to the waterfalls and have a new experience by Mountain biking safari, walking Safari next to wild animals in West Kilimanjaro, one of the less travelled parts with stunning views; at the end you will get a chance to visit the hot springs and swim in this natural oasis,
Day one. A day hike and to Materuni Waterfalls + coffee tour.
Drive from Moshi to the starting Point will take around 40 min. From there you will start hiking to the Materuni waterfall,pass by the local coffee farmers whereby you will get the chance to see a variety of exotic plants and trees, coffee and banana trees, different fruits and animals, especially many different birds. After the hike you will be heading to the coffee farmer where you will learn how local farmers grow coffee and process it till it’s sold. Also you will get time to prepare your own coffee and drink it. if you wish to take some home with you no worry you can take some roasted coffee beans or coffee powders with you. This will take about an hour. Here you will have the Lunchbox while waiting to drink your self made coffee. After this you will walk drive for some minutes where you will get to tray the traditional Chagga drink called Mbege made from the banana, then at the end you will drive back to Moshi for the accommodation.
Mountain bike Safari to West Kilimanjaro region and North of Mount Kilimanjaro.
This is a one day trip to a region on the slopes of West Kilimanjaro, where you get the possibility to bike through the natural habitat of several wild animals and to see the beauty of Tanzanian nature.
Details:Our starting time is between 8 and 9 in the morning; we will pick you up and start our transfer of 1 ½ hours with the Jeep to West Kilimanjaro. Where you will do the mountain bike ride of 16 km or less km of Mountain bike safari, The bike trails is flat trail, a bit bumpy and dust with the great possibility to see the wild animals closer with the good views.
The 4×4 Jeep will be behind you (as a backup vehicle) while you are biking with the guide. In the jeep there will be a ranger and the driver, they carry a first aid box and your personal equipment.
There is the possibility to see many species so as Lesser Kudu, Grants gazelle, Warthogs, Impala, Wildebeest, and Giraffe etc. which are permanent residents while others like Eland, Zebra, Buffalo, and Elephants are passing there. You might be able to see seasonal Elephant routes.
Our accommodation will be at the Ndarankwai camp or at the Olpopongi camping or at the Simba Farm campsite.
Day Three: After breakfast you will start the Safari with the car of the Jeep safari, if you choose bike safari the 4×4 Jeep will be behind you (as a backup vehicle) while you are biking with the guide. In the jeep there will be a ranger and the driver, they carry a first aid box and your personal equipment. There is the possibility to see many species so as lesser kudu, Grant’s gazelle, warthogs, impala, wildebeest, and giraffe etc. which are permanent residents while others like eland, zebra, buffalo, and elephants are passing there. You might be able to see seasonal elephant routes. in the afternoon we will transfer you all the way to the. Our accommodation will be at the Ndarankwai camp or at the Olpopongi camping
Day four: Biking for 25 km to Sanya juu then from Sanya we will transfer you heading to Boma Ngombe, and biking to Kiluletwa the Hot springs for 16 km we will be there before 2 in the afternoon stay there for over night in the tent.
Day five: Mountain Biking heading to the hot springs for the full day relax and swimming then you will bike back for 16 km to Boma ngombe then we will transfer you with the pubic transfer heading to Moshi or to Arusha.
- Public transfers and 4×4 Jeep (Transfer and rescue car or a backup car during the safari)
- All bikes (mountain bikes with full suspension or hard tail) and bike helmets
- Meals and water
- Mountain bike guide, driver and ranger
- All entry fees
- All camping equipments tent and mair mattress and sleeping bag.
Package does not include:
- Flight, transport from/to airport, Visa fees,
- Personal spending money for souvenirs etc.
- Travel insurance
- Sunhat, Sun cream and rain coat (Unpredictable weather in some areas).
- Walking shoes and bike shoes not for clip pedals if yes you can request and send us the type of it or you come with it and we attach to the bike.
- Insect Repellent.
- Small torch.
- Bike helmet if you need to bring yours, bike gloves.
- Camera (Telephoto lens recommended), Gopro, with charger as it possible to charge in the jeeps.
- Biking clothes and bike gloves
- Helmet if you need you person helmet but you will get the Bike helmet from us
- First aid kit like bandage and other medicine like pain killer.
- Small Day Park.
- Warm jumper as it a bit cold in morning.