Marangu Cultural tour offers opportunity for visitors to watch traditional blacksmiths, visit nearby caves and waterfalls as well as experience life in the village. Marangu is the home of the Chagga tribe and is still an authentic tribal village. On clear day view of Mount Kilimanjaro can be seen from this point.
After breakfast, pick up from pick up from Keys Hotel Moshi around 8:30am and drive to Marangu village. At the village, you will visit the Chagga cultural centre, visit caves where the Chagga people hide during the war; you will be guided to descend to the caves while the guide narrating the history.
In the village, you will also see the traditional Chaga houses made of straw roofing and pay a visit the family of a coffee farmer and get to know how to processed coffee step by step, from picking ripe -coffee berries to the final cup of delicious hot coffee.
Where you can practice and make your own cup of coffee. You will be served lunch /local dish NDIZI NYAMA (banana mixed with beef and boiled together with some veggies) you can practice on preparing this delicious food. After lunch visit the famous waterfall which is a panoramic view points ideal for photographing waterfalls and Mount Kilimanjaro.
Visit Kilimanjaro National Park Gate and get explanation on history, ecological features, etc. and time to take photo. After the tour drive back to Keys Hotel Moshi.