Kilimanjaro Shira Plateau tour

Overview

This tour will take you in fascinating Chagga village on the slopes of mountain Kilimanjaro. It is a ride through beautiful, lush forests, banana and coffee farms, where you may learn about local life and farming that supplies the whole region.
  • 6-8 hrs
  • Medium
  • Tarmac, Dirt road
  • 45 km

Itinerary

The starting point will be at One Bike Shop in the city center. Transfers from your hotel/lodge can be arranged. The ride will take us first through a very nice city quarter, Shanty Town which has green surroundings and large roads. From there we will gradually ride uphill on the dirt road, while we head north. On the way, we will pass local schools, markets, and explore the local environment of the Chagga people. Our final destination is Kibosho village where you will enjoy scenic banana, coffee and corn fields, all while learning a litle bit about costums, beliefs,  songs, and Chagga agriculture methods, because the Chagga people are famous for farming. It will be an authentic experience of new people and their cultures. Lunch and break will be organized in local place so you can try most delicious authentic dishes. After that, we will visit one of the oldest churches in Tanzania, Gothic Catholic church, from where we will start the long, easy downhill ride back to the city of Moshi. 

Pricing

US$99 per person*

Included in the price

  • Mountain bike
  • Helmet
  • English speaking guide
  • Lunch
  • Drinking water

Excluded in the price

  • Tipping
  • Insurance
  • Other drinks
  • Expenses of personal nature

Booking form

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