The incredible sets of waterfalls that surround the lower slopes of Mt. Kilimanjaro are a well-kept secret. Spend a day visiting the Materuni falls or Marangu falls. Cool off in the water after an exciting ride and then enjoy the downhill trip back to base.
Combine this with a coffee tour for a great day out!
We will ride up onto the slopes of Kilimanjaro, to the village of Materuni, approximately 1,800 m above sea level. This lush rainforest region is known for producing some of the best coffee in East Africa.
Start the day with a visit to a small coffee farm and learn about how the coffee is grown, harvested and processed locally. Try your own hand at processing, roasting and preparing a fresh cup of coffee in the local Chagga way. Once you have finished enjoying your coffee break while getting the history of Chagga people.
After lunch, we will hike to the beautiful waterfalls on uru village where you can swim, On the way, you will enjoy the view of Mount Kilimanjaro and testing a chagga local brew.
Total distance 14km (10 uphill road)
Path:Off road camp; Paved road
Highlights: Hiking to the waterfalls, Coffee tour, Swimming, Cultural experience and Meeting chagga people