Cycling Kilimanjaro to the Indian Ocean

Price from
US$ 2,900
Duration
9 Days / 8 Nights
Distance
380 km
Tour Code
TZA-TZA
Next departure
16-Dec-2018
Number of Cycling Days7
Average Distance Per Day: 54
0
150 Km
Average Climbing Per Day: 185
0
2,250 m
Total Cycling Distance380 kilometres
AccommodationIncluded
Bike HireMountain Bike: US$ 210, E-Bike: US$ 340
Single SupplementUS$ 420

All About this Tour

Begin by cycling in the shadow of mighty Mount Kilimanjaro, end your journey basking in the breeze on the edge of the Indian Ocean. And in between? There's the vast and untamed Tanzanian savanna, where you'll encounter extraordinary cast of characters, both human and animal, that make this trip unforgettable.

Read more

Book Now

Itinerary

Day 1

Meet at Kilimanjaro International Airport and transfer to the lodge

Day 2

After breakfast, transfer to west Kilimanjaro and begin cycling north and westwards. Spend a night at Olpopongi Maasai village. We have a BBQ dinner at the campfire and watch a Maasai performance.

Day 3

Cycle through the vast savanna on dirt roads. Ride into farmlands of west Kilimanjaro as we approach the land of Chagga. End the ride at our lodge surrounded by coffee plantations.

Day 4

Cycle across the town of Moshi to the Rau forest. Transfer to foothills of Mt. Kilimanjaro for a walk to the .93 m high Materuni waterfalls and visit a coffee plantation.

Day 5

A rest and transfer day. to visit the Mweka Wildlife College and then a stop to Mkomazi National Park for an afternoon game drive in the park to spot the endangered black rhino. Overnight on the Indian Ocean in Tanga.

Day 6

Today we visit the historical town of Pangani. Our cycle is mostly on flat on a mix of dirt and tarmac roads along the Indian Ocean coast. A short break for a swim before reaching our beach cottages.

Day 7

Another flat ride on dirt roads towards Saadani National Park, passing by coastal villages and the Indian Ocean. The last 8 km are cycling through the park where we overnight.

Day 8

Wake early for breakfast to see some wildlife. We cycle down the coast towards the historical town of Bagamoyo and our beach side accommodation.

Day 9

Early morning explore Bagamoyo on bike and have lunch at a local restaurant for seafood. Afternoon relax at the resort or walk around before a transfer to your Dar es Salaam hotel or airport. It is a 3 hour of transfer from Bagamoyo to Dar es Salaam.

Elevation Profiles

Day 2 - Simba Farm - Olpopongi Masai Village Ride 60km. +294m / -793m.
Day 2 - Simba Farm - Olpopongi Masai Village Ride 60km. +294m / -793m.

Other suggestions for you

View more: TouringEbike

Tours in: Tanzania