Adventure in life is good: consistency in coffee even better Welcome! To our nested village which lies between the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro and Lake Chala. Mkuu Cultural tourism is located in a scenic area between the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro and Lake Chala bordering Kenya, 61 kms from Moshi town and 25 kms from Kilimanjaro National Park Headquarter. We offer unforgettable cultural tourism experience.
Before Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro you can visit the people around
Tanzania Cultural Tourism, Visit the People
With over 120 resident different tribes, there is plenty of local history and colour to be found in all areas of Tanzania
Tanzania’s people are among the most welcoming and approachable on earth with diverse and unique cultur...
Have a tour to Lake Chala
Tour to Lake Chala and walking on the crater rim to Kenya a chance to be in Tanzania and Kenya at the same time by putting one leg in Tanzania and other in Kenya.
Restoration of calabashes plant
Restoration of calabashes plant, traditional was used for drinking banana beer and water now replaced by plastic containers, we have plan to plant as much as we can so as to restore this valuable and critically endangered plants in our areas and restore our culture.
Chaga traditional houses
One of the few remaining Chaga traditional house in Rombo, Kilimanjaro, you can book a cultural tours with us to visit Tanzania villages and learn about local lifestyle including local cuisines, coffee making, storytelling and overnight stay.
Where To Stay?
Stay with local communities.
Come and experience our lifestyle by visiting and stay with local families, learn Swahili language, experience local culture and interact with them in their daily activities of farming, livestock keeping and cooking.
Volunteers from different part of the world who are interested to work with us in cultural heritage, environment conservation, and education within and round the village are warmly welcomed. With these volunteering opportunities you will have unforgettable Tanzania experience in comparing with the normal tour excursions.
We are based at the Mount Kilimanjaroâ€™s slope in Tanzania, the tallest free standing mountain in Africa. Kilimanjaro is a wonderful and friendly region. We will also assist you to visit and experience other Northern Tanzania attractive famous areas being Mt Kilimanjaro, Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater and Tarangire National Parks. Also we will assist you to visit other tribes like the famous Maasai. We arrange reliable, safe and good accommodation supply with water and electricity for our visitors in the village.
Cycling tour 2 days
Get fitness while touring
Thistour starts in the middle of Mount Kilimanjaro’s slopes which is surrounded by coffee and banana trees and descending to Lake Chala. On the way you will pass through the tomb of great and tallest ever 8ft chief of Horombo who was the prominent chief leader of Warombo landÂ Â who died during the wars around 1800s. After there you will pass over different hills and valleys to the astonishing lake Chala and we will stop for a view and a break, then from there you will extend the biking to the lowland crossing village farms to Lake Chala.
One option exist
The tour can start at Lake Chala ascending to the village passing through challenging hills upward before reaching at Mkuu village for cultural excursion and evening returning back to Lake Chala camp for overnight stay.