Day Trips

Rina Tours - Safari Daytrips

From Moshi there are five options for safari destinations that can be visited as a one day trip. They are: Arusha National Park, Manyara National Park, Tarangire National Park, Mkomazi National Park and Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Departure is in the early morning, how early depends on which destination you choose. You will be picked up at your hotel and driven to the site ansd will immediately go on a game drive. A box lunch will be provided and game viewing will continue until mid afternoon when you will start your journey back to Moshi. Spending some of the time on a walking safari (with a manditory armed ranger) is possible in some of the parks. If this is an option that interests you, please let us know.

Lake Chala Daytrip

Lake Chala is a unique caldera lake, and is thought to be the deepest inland body of water in Africa. This lake is fed by underground springs from Mt. Kilimanjaro. The lake has a great diversity of life. From lush lake shore forest to stunning volcanic savannah; from river beds marvelously carved through ancient rock, to thick bush or open 'mbuga'. Walking at Lake Chala is a magical experience that will put you back in touch with nature. Chala has a huge variety of amazing trees, grasses and plants; some are unique to the area. According to the time of year there are hundreds of species of butterflies and birds, including spectacular birds of prey. The African Fish Eagle, with its hunting techniques, Verreaux's Eagle, Augur Buzzards and many other species of birds can be seen around the crater walls. Wild mammals do varies from monkeys to baboons again from dik-dik to kudu, to elephant. Chala is an untouched part of a truly ancient land and a must visit place.

Activities at this lake: walking safaris, canoeing, swimming and fishing.

Or a short day trip

to Marangu Waterfalls, to the Hot Spring, or a Coffee Tour.

 

 

 

Kilimanjaro Mountain Forest Tour

"If you can't reach to the top just try to the base"
Day Trip to Mandara Hut (2700 m),

Including the following:

  • Professional tour guide
  • Transport to and from the base of the mountain
  • Lunch and two bottles of water
  • Park entrance fees include taxes
  • View point of Mt. Kilimanjaro

Mandara Hut is the first hut in along the Marangu Route ("Coca-Cola Route").
The walking starts from the starting point of Marangu Route (1970m) it’s just an hour drive from Moshi Town to the Park Gate (starting point) and three hours walking from the gate to Mandara Hut (2700 m). Enjoy walking in the Montane forest where Mandara Hut is situated on the forest belt border just below the Maundi Crater. Walking in the montane forest and shortly in the heath and moorland vegetation with beautiful endemic flora to Maundi Crater you will enjoy the breath taking view of magnificent Mt. Kilimanjaro, also you can get the chance to see varieties of birds, primates i.e. Black and White Colobus Monkey and varieties of trees and beautiful flowers.