MARANGU CULTURAL TOUR - KILIMANJARO

Visit water falls, a local museum, eat local dishes, drink home brewed beer and coffee, just come for a great experience!

Come and visit Marangu village and enjoy Tanzania's hospitality. Experience life on the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro and meet friendly coffee farmers.

There are colorful local markets in different location where you can see the real bananas.

 

YOUR GUIDE

Ombeni Nyange, known as Praise to his friends, is a professional tour guide from Marangu Village. After finishing secondary school he joined the African College of Wildlife Management (MWEKA).

What tourists had to say about Praise:

I had a great time with Praise, who was very thoughtful and knowledgeable
(Nikki Radford - UK)

The tour was great, very well organized and lots to learn. It was a perfect one day tour (Elizabeth Gaid -USA)

WATER FALLS

Enjoy and rest in the nature beauty and peace of this magnificent natural site. The music from the water falls and radiant colors of the valley transform our inner and outer environment.
MARANGU MUSEUM

The people on the Kilimanjaro are of the Chagga tribe and their culture and history can be explored by visiting the Chagga museum. Several exhibitions include a reconstruction of a thatched Chagga house with a complete livestock inside. The museum also has a display of traditional Chagga tools, farm equipments, rope made from trees, a genealogical look at the history of the Chagga, some drums and a ’bugle’ made of kudu horns.

One can also visit an underground cave which were used in the distant past to hide from tribal enemies.

LAKE CHALA DAY TRIP

Lake Chala is a beautiful crater lake on the eastern side of Mt. Kilimanjaro, on the border with Kenya. The lake is fed by groundwater flows, which come from Mount Kilimanjaro. It is a little known and new destination in Tanzania. It is only about an hour's drive from Moshi, and is a lovely place to go for a picnic. Fit visitors can climb down the steep slopes to the water's edge.
MOUNT KILIMANJARO 1-DAY TRIP: MONTANE FOREST TOUR

The walking starts from the starting point of Marangu route (1970m). Marangu is just an hour drive from Moshi Town to the Kilimanjaro Park Gate and a brisk three hours walk to Mandara Hut (2720 m). You will enjoy the walk through the mountain forest. The Mandara hut is situated on the high forest belt border just below the Maundi Crater. You will enjoy the moorland vegetation on the way to the crater where you can have a breath taking view of Mt. Kilimanjaro. You will also be able to see many birds and the White and black Colobus Monkey. This 1-day tour includes a professional tour guide, park fees, transport to and from the base of the mountain, lunch and two bottles of water.
HOT SPRINGS DAY TRIP

Hot springs locally called "Chemka", meaning "boiling", this refers to the way in which the water appears to boil as it emerges from underground. In fact, the water is not hot, just a pleasant temperature! The springs are an extraordinary phenomenon, rushing up from underground in the middle of a parched and dusty landscape. . Also on clear day, you can get the gorgeous views of Mt.Kilimanjaro. Located within Sanya plain, a short drive off the main road between Arusha and the Moshi. A trip to the kilimanjaro region is not complete without a visit with a picnic and a swim at Hot spring.
TRADIONAL FOOD

Enjoy a delicious, home – cooked meal in a Chagga house. Learn how to cook Chagga food especially cooked bananas. Or have a cup of home made coffee with our local people. Take a walk through Marangu coffee farms and visit a local home where you will learn the whole process of preparing coffee in tradition way from beans to cup and then you will enjoy a delicious cup of Kilimanjaro coffee.
CONTACT US


Front view
Drinking real coffee !

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT;

Ombeni R. Nyange (Praise).
Professional Tour Guide.
Cell: (+255) 0717 385304 or
(+255) 0759 354516
E-mail: nyangeombeni@yahoo.com

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Last updated: 10/07/2016