7 Days Classic Bike Tour Around Kilimanjaro And Arusha Regions
This is among perfect adventure cyclic tour offered by Wildroot Safaris, which takes you to rare places around Mount Kilimanjaro as well as her little sister Mount Meru. This incredible bike tour safari package, offers you a great experience at Safari regions of Arusha as well as Kilimanjaro, where you will uncover the hiden treasure of Tanzania wildlife without forgetting culture of Maasai tribe. Upon you arrival day at Kilimanjaro International airport, our driver guide will pick and drop you at Moshi hotel/lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 1: Cyclic tour at Moshi town
In the morning after breakfast at the Hotel/lodge at Moshi town, your leader will take you to our offices and provided each one with mountain bike, start you cyclic tour around Moshi town. This day is just for your acclimatization. After adjusting the bikes your guide will ride with you along the lower slopes of the volcano and around town.. Distances and climbs can be adjusted. In the afternoon you will enjoy your lunch on route, while after in the evening around 04:00pm, you will cycle back at your hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Meal and accommodation Hotel/lodge at Moshi
Day 2: Cycle Moshi to Lake Chala
After breakfast in the morning, you will depart with you packed lunch boxes heading to Eastern edge of Mount Kilimanjaro, at Lake Chala. The lake is home to the endemic Lake Chala tilapia which is now considered Critically Endangered, the Lake also offering swimming, birding and game viewing on foot. In the evening after full activities you will cycle to Lake Chala lodge dinner and overnight stay.
Meal and accommodation at Lake Chala lodge
Day 3: Lake Chala to Rongai
After overnight at breakfast at Lake Chala lodge, your guide will lead you cyclic tour heading to Rongai, for more experience and culture encounter. In the higher regions you will observe good farming practice of water and soil saving agriculture done by locals. You will kip on ride close to the Kenyan border climbing gently to higher altitude, while the last 6 miles are on tar and quite steep. In the afternoon we arrive at Ronagai the starting points leading onto the Kilimanjaro Mountain.
Meal and accommodation at Rongai lodge
Day 4: Rongai to Olpopongi Village
In the morning after your hot breakfast at lodge, today you will have a great opportunity to get close with Maasai tribe and learn more about them. You will go across the northern ridge of Kilimanjaro to the highest point of the tour at 6300 ft. Our tires will reach their limit, because nobody can escape the large acacia thorns. In the afternoon you will enjoy your lunch on route while after Maasai cultural tour in the evening you will spend your night and dinner at Olpopongi Maasai village.
Meal and accommodation at Olpopongi Maasai village
Day 5: Olpopongi village to Momela
Today after breakfat at Olpopongi, you will proceed with your cyclic tour heading to Momela, whereby you will ride between Mt. Kili. and Mt. Meru. During the hilly and dusty ride you might spot abundant of game such as elephants, zebra, antelope, and buffalo. In the afternoon you will Stay at the charming Momella Lodge and enjoy your lunch. In late afternoon you will depart to Arusha National Park for game drive. Giraffe, zebra, buffalo and elephant are the large animals, monkeys and countless birds are the little animals in the park. In the evening depart to Momela lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Meal and accommodation at Momela lodge
Day 6: Bike tour Arusha town
In the morning after hot breakfast at Momella lodge, you will depart to Arusha town, for amazing town tour at Arusha town. You will enjoy and experience a cyclic tour at the gate way city of Tanzania Tourism, the Geneva of Africa, Arusha. In the afternoon you will enjoy your hot lunch at Arusha town, waiting for evening departure to Momela lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 7: Departure day
Depends on your international flight departure time, our driver guide will take to Kilimanjaro International airport, for flight back home, end of your Tanzania cyclic tour.
• All gates crossed during walking (7 days)
• Moshi lodge/hotel (arrival day)
• Moshi hotel/lodge (1 night)
• Lake Chala Lodge (1 night)
• Rongai lodge (1 night)
• Olpopongi Maasai Village (1 night)
• Outpost lodge (1 night)
• 4×4 land cruiser (Arrival and departure days)
• Mountain Bike (all 7 days)
Meals & Drinks
• Miners water (all 7 days)
• Meals as directed on program
Activities: Cyclic tours
Trip crew: Wildroot Safaris Cyclic guide
Visa and insurance:
• All international Visa 100$ for Americans and 50$ for Europeans countries
• All international and local flights
• Personal expenses
• Activities not mentioned on program
• Gratitude for your trip crew