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Village museum

Chagga cultural heritage and beliefs like taboos and rituals, cultural objects and traditional music face serious challenges and threats including vandalism, modernity and ignorance hence serious measures are to be taken to rescue the situation...

Native tree nursery

Global warming is the world’s currently biggest climate problem hence a joint venture task force to fight against it is highly needed, one of the measures to mitigate climate change is planting trees as much as we can in our surroundings....

Bee keeping

Bees are environmental friendly and they make critical roles in pollination of our plants. The slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro are the best places for bee keeping and honey bees. Therefore we established bee keeping project by creating employment a...

Traditional dance

A very pleasing and welcoming dance and songs from villagers will give you a notable experience with the Chaggas. These songs varies from  wedding, other  ceremonial and  special songs to emphasizing hard working especially in farming and h...

Village hike tour

Take a village walk to experience the local Chagga way of life in Mkuu village and the nearest areas, visit families get insight on patrilineal system of descent and inheritance of Chagga people. Meet the local farmers and learn the agro-forest...

Maize beer tour

A beer taken when it’s hot
With this tour you will be welcomed by friendly family who makes this beer for their living. With the help of our guide you will learn how to make this beer from the scratch to the final ...

Banana beer tour

Banana beer (Mbege) is a time honored beverage of the Chagga and respected traditional brew made from banana, African millet and bread, this fermented brew plays an important role in social life of Chaggas, served at social c...

Coffee tour

A taste to local prepared Kilimanjaro coffee
With this tour you will visit small scale coffee farms owned by the locals and you will get the opportunity to learn traditional ways of growing and harvesting coffee beans. The local...

The busiest days in the village

Take a short visit to our local markets held in every Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. Here different local commodities and industrial products are sold. Common products sold here includes: handmade and industrial tools, vegetables, fru...

Root tubers food

Climate and soil at the slope of Mount Kilimanjaro are favorable for growth of roots and tuber food which play great role in food security for the villagers around the area.
This tour will take you to our roots food farm, then the guide...

traditional Chaga wedding cake (ndafu)

This is a famous special traditional cake whole and slow roasted from male castrated goat called Ndafu which rose with special care and pastures, the goat traditionally prepared as a local cake in special events especially in most Chagga weddi...

Our Quasi Museum

Learn our past through our cultural objects collection
Our local quasi museum gives you a quick understanding and experience of Chagga history and lifestyle through collected Chagga cultural objects including: traditional ...

Traditional medicine tour

From our office you will walk to visit the famous and talented traditional medicine women who cure different disease by indigenous medicine plants. Here you will learn different medicines prepared from different native trees and explanation of ...

A visit to old Chagga cave

The traditional war bunker, Chaga bolt holes
This tour will take you to the historical man who made underground cave used by the forefathers as a hide place during expansionism wars by the 11th Century. Together with our w...

A Visit to Chagga traditional house

The last standing traditional house
This  tour will  take you to among the last standing  traditional  cone  shaped Chagga  house in Rombo district built since 1950 by grass and wood sticks covered dried gr...

A Visit to black smiths

Here you will meet friendly local black smith’s families they will welcome you in their working place and show you how different local iron tools are made. Here you will be involved on how to make these tools. This knowledge is passed by ...

A Visit to Lake Chala

A beautiful dawn wrapped caldera lake bordering Tanzania and Kenya nestled on the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro, 25 Kilometers from our village. We will take you to this beautiful Savannah area to learn more about Chagga legends around this area. M...

Mount Kilimanjaro rainforest hike

Let’s acclimatize together
With the help of our well trained guide you will trek and hike   to the uphill of this dense rainforest nestled on the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro National Park, the touring hi...

Cycling tour 2days

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 ...

Extended walking programme

First day, 25 kms walking from Mkuu to Lake Chala
Second day-Touring the lake, walking to Kenya boarder, Kayaking.
Third day – Departure.
First day
From our office you will start walking early in ...