Usambara Mountains

Tanga wonders Adventure arranged various options for hiking in the Usambara Mountain.

First option -2 days hiking tour

Day One (4-6 Hr.)

Tanga wonders Adventure start walking from the camp site through village of Kwembago and enter the Magamba  rainforest. In the afternoon you take the transport to the village of Rangwi for overnight at the campsite of the Convent.

Day two: (4-6 hrs.)

After breakfast you walk from the campsite through some villages ending with the village of Mtae where you watch the sunset before ending the trip.

Second option – 3 Days hiking tour

Day One (4-6Hrs.)

Tanga wonders Adventure drive from Lushoto to the village of  Magamba , then trek from Magamba through the rain forest, farmland, traditional villages and end up at Lukozi for overnight at the campsite. You have the chance to see local wildlife such as monkeys and chameleons.

Day two: (4-6 hrs)

Start walking from the campsite after breakfast. The walk takes you through traditional villages and beautiful farming land to Rangwi convent for overnight at campsite.

Day three: (4-6 hrs)

After breakfast you walk from the convent through different villages and visit pottery making women before arriving in Mtae in the late afternoon. Overnight at the Lutheran church camp site. Later walk around the village of Mtae and end the hike watching the sunset.

Upon request, food can be arranged with the nuns

Third option – 4 Days hiking tour

Day One (4-6 hrs)

Tanga wonders Adventure drive from Lushoto to the village of Magamba , then trek from Magamba through the rain forest, farm land, traditional villages and end up at Lukozi for overnight at the campsite. You have the chance to see the local wildlife such as monkeys and chameleons.

Day two: (4-6 hrs)

Start walking from the campsite after breakfast and walk through traditional villages and farming land to Rangwi convent for overnight at campsite.

Day three (4-6 hrs)

Optional. Either to climb Mzoghoti peak early in the morning around five or help with some activities at the convent with the nuns (The activities may be harvesting, cooking, washing dishes, watering the garden or take a short walk around the village).

Day four: (4-6 hrs)

After breakfast you walk from the convent through different villages and visit pottery making women before arriving in Mtae in the late afternoon. Overnight at the Lutheran church camp site. Later walk around the village of Mtae and end the trip watching the sunset.Food can be arranged by the nuns on request of the group.

Fourth option – 5 Days hiking tour in The Usambaras

Day One (4-6 Hrs)
Tanga wonders Adventure drive from Lushoto to the village of Magamba and trek from Magamba through the rain forest, farm land and traditional villages ending up at Lukozi for overnight at the campsite. You have the chance to see local wildlife such as monkeys and chameleons.

Day two: (4-6 hrs)

Start walking from the campsite after breakfast and walk through traditional villages and farming land to  Rangwi convent for overnight at Rangwi campsite.

Food can be arranged by the nuns on request of the group.

Day three (4-6 hrs)

Optional. Either to climb Mzoghoti peak early in the morning around five or helping the nuns with some activities at the convent such as harvesting, cooking, washing dishes, watering the garden or take a short walk around the village.

Day four: (4-6 hrs)

After breakfast you walk from the convent through different villages and visit pottery making women before arriving in Mtae in the late afternoon. Overnight at the Lutheran church camp site. Later walk around the village of Mtae and end the day watching the sunset.

Day five: (4-5 hrs)

Catch the transport early in the morning around 4:00 or 4:30 back to the campsite in Lushoto and leave your bags at the campsite. After breakfast at the campsite, at about 10:00 AM, walk to Irente view point (about 4 hour walk) and experience the beautiful view over Lushoto.Food can be arranged by the nuns on request of the group.

All these trips are  included:

· All Meals and Drinking Water

· Professional Guide

All forest reserve Fees

· Accommodation

· (Tips for Guide  not included)