Marangu Day Trip takes you to Marangu town arranged on the lower inclines of Mount Kilimanjaro. Marangu is a vivacious market town with a cool air. The territory of the town makes it an ideal starting stage for climbing.
At the base of Mt Kilimanjaro, incorporated by rich scenes, lie covered falls. After a short drive of about 45mins in a private vehicle to one on the most notable course regions, "Marangu Waterfalls", it is possible to examine the forest and discover the falls by walking.
The "Marangu Waterfalls" is arranged on the incline of Mt. Kilimanjaro national park, is moreover a stunning territory for climbing, winged animal watching and taking in the sights of nation Africa. The social the movement business program offers the open entryway for visitors to watch traditional metal falsifiers, visit near to sinkholes and falls similarly as experience life in the close-by chagga tribe. People around Marangu town are welcoming and we believe you will benefit as much as possible from your time with them. While in Marangu one can get comfortable with the chagga culture by visiting a regular chagga house made of straw material. Also the customary sustenance made by bananas and neighborhood mix known as Mbege can be tasted in the midst of your trip.
It is about 1 hour drive from Moshi to Marangu gate. After gate registration, we will walk up to the Maundi crater hut (2720m), a physically-challenging full day walk. The journey passes through the village of Marangu, which is located on the lower slopes of the mountain. Once you reach the park gate, you will sign in at the Park office and stating to hiking on the rainforest. Make sure that you have all your daypack items (containing at least drinking water, your lunch pack and extra clothing) with you, Our guides will be available to assist with any additional information or needs you might have. You now leave the Park gate and ascend on a cleared ridge trail through the rain forest. The forest, suffused with mist and dripping with beards of moss, is also where most of Kilimanjaro’s animals are found. An alternative and more scenic parallel forest trail branches off to the left a few minutes after the gate. This trail follows the edge of a stream through the undergrowth and offers you the option to rejoin the main trail either after 1.5 hours hiking, or 1 hour before Mandara hut. Your will stop at Mandara hut which consisting of a group of wooden A-framed huts in a forest clearing. Each hut features 6-8 sleeping bunks with solar generated lighting. The total capacity of the camp is 60 climbers. Water is piped into the camp from springs above and there are flush toilets behind the main hut. Please wear good hiking boots.
Transport in 4X4 Toyota Land Cruisers with pop up roof for game viewing.
Park entry fees
Government fees & taxes
18% VAT on tour fees & services
Private English speaking safari guide
Enough bottled mineral water throughout the safari
Transfers to & from the International Airport and Moshi.
Alcoholic beverages, sodas and items of a personal nature
Pre &Post Safari Accommodation in Moshi / Arusha
Other safari add-ons
Tips to the driver guide. Tipping is per group (not per person). Driver guide: $20/day