There isn’t much to see in Moshi… However, there are thousands of things to see and do. So, rather of making it the beginning point of your safari or climb, extend your stay a few days before or after. We guarantee you won’t be disappointed!
A list of day outings and short tours in and around Moshi is provided below. They can be booked alone or in combination with any other package or bespoke tour. Let us know what you’re looking for, and we’ll send you a quote!

We’ll have to disappoint you if you ask for a list of fantastic things to visit in Moshi town. There are no architectural gems or immaculately kept parks. For a formal supper, there are no shopping centers or fashionable eateries. There is, nevertheless, a feeling. We can’t quite put our finger on it, but there’s a laid-back vibe. Streets thronged with people, bustling marketplaces, and pubs blasting reggae music all day. Just 30 minutes out of town, you’ll find coffee plantations, waterfalls, and little local communities. Surprising encounters and vistas out of a dream when traveling through rocky roads. The aroma of a home-cooked supper, and your local guide’s delight as he tells you about his tribe’s culture.

Day Trips Near Mount Kilimanjaro

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One Day Safari Activities Near Mount Kilimanjaro

Arusha National Park is one of Tanzania’s smaller parks and, because of its closeness to Moshi and Arusha, is a popular day-trip destination. Despite its small size, the park has breathtaking scenery and a varied wildlife population. Only a few parks provide the option to go on a walking safari, which allows you to get up and personal with exotic creatures.

A fantastic day excursion with many attractions. We begin our journey at Marangu, a well-known mountain town that serves as the beginning point for many Kilimanjaro climbs. Then we travel to Lake Chala, where you may rest and swim after a trek through the scrubland.

This is usually our most popular and fully booked day excursion – and with good reason! Visit our traditional Chagga community on the Kilimanjaro slopes, where you will have a diverse and interesting day ahead of you. Explore Kilimanjaro’s most stunning waterfall and learn about the techniques of traditional coffee brewing from the locals.

Gavrilo’s Monkey Paradise

Definitely one of our favourite day trips near Mount Kilimanjaro. This isAn oasis with many monkeys and other bird species that no other tour operator has yet uncovered.

Do you want to see Kilimanjaro up close without having to trek to the top? Our day trek follows the famous Marangu route to the Mandara Lodge at 2700 meters, the first mountain hut. This journey is perfect for beginners who want to learn about Kilimanjaro’s unique terrain.

Our exclusive one-day Kilimanjaro hiking tour, which is not yet offered by any other tour operator. You will hike with us for a day on the slopes of Kilimanjaro and visit with us the beautiful attraction of the Shira plateau.

You want to relax for a whole day swimming in paradise? Then follow us as we take you to the Kikuletwa Hot Springs. Surrounded by palm and fig trees, you can dream, chat with the locals and take a refreshing swim at the natural pool in Kikuletwa/Chemka/ Maji Moto hotspring.

Spend a day with us and experience the Maasai way of life in a traditional Maasai village boma, and get to know the culture of these unique people of the Olpopongi village. Afterward, we drive to the hot springs of Kikuletwa otherwise known as Maji Moto or Chemka hot springs, where we enjoy a refreshing natural pool bath.

This excursion will allow you to get up and personal with Tanzania’s wildlife. The Makoa farm, near Machame, is home to the animal rescue facility, which provides a safe sanctuary for healthy, orphaned, and injured animals.

Private Mount Kilimanjaro Packages

8 days Lemosho Route
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8 days Lemosho Route

The 8-day Lemosho route itinerary gives you an extra day advantage for acclimatization purposes on Mount Kilimanjaro. This 8-day Mount
8 days Lemosho Route
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7 days Machame Route

The Machame route which goes by the popular nickname, the "Whiskey" route, is probably the most popular route used to

7 days Lemosho Route

The shorter 7-day Lemosho route variant does not include the extra acclimatization day as the 8-day Lemosho route itinerary. The

6 days Machame Route

The 6 days Machame route does not include the extra day for acclimatization and is therefore recommended for mountain climbers

9 days Northern Circuit Route

The 9 days Northern Circuit Route is one of the easiest routes on Mount Kilimanjaro. It is a recently introduced

7 Days Rongai Route

This is a 7-day Rongai route itinerary variation with an extra day for acclimatization. Gradually sloping towards the summit, Uhuru

6 Days Rongai Route

This 6-day itinerary takes you to the summit of Kilimanjaro using the Rongai Route. Tranquil Kilimanjaro offers treks up the

6 Days Umbwe Route

The 6 days Umbwe Route itinerary on Kilimanjaro is unpopular with many climbers especially first-time climbers for many reasons. First

9 Days Crater Camp via Lemosho Route

This 9-day crater camp trek combined with the 8-day Lemosho route climb is a uniques experience. Crater Camp is a

11 Days Western Breach Route

The 11 days Western Breach route itinerary is rarely or barely used at all due to the risks that come
Shira Route 7 Days

7 Days Shira Route

The 7 days Shira route package is seldom used mostly because Shira is an ancient route that does not follow