Marangu Waterfalls Tour
The waterfalls are situated in the Kilimanjaro National Park, to the foothills of the Kilimanjaro. The source of the water comes directly from the glacier on top of Kilimanjaro. Splendid, green areas where also grow the most fantastic trees and exotic plants. About 40 minute drive from Moshi town, from which you have a very nice view on Mt. Kilimanjaro, located in the beautiful country side of Marangu surrounded by lush landscapes, you will find this hidden waterfall.
At the base of Mt. Kilimanjaro, Ndoro Waterfall is one of the most popular and largest waterfalls in the area. A one hour hike, descending through the stunning green landscapes of Chagga (the largest tribe in Tanzania) land will bring you to this huge waterfall, here you will have the opportunity to you can stand underneath the waterfall, even jump off one and go swimming in the refreshing water and have a well-deserved break for lunch in the beautiful valley.
The word “Marangu” means a place with too many water streams. This is one of the most popular places in Tanzania.
PRICES AND SERVICES
Prices depend on the size of your group and are as follows:
1 person: 120 USD per person
2 people: 70 USD per person
3 people: 60 USD per person
4- people onwards: 50 USD per person.
Please contact us for different group sizes or groups including children. All our day trips can depart from another starting point, like the airport for example. Prices might be different in this case, so please let us know and we’ll send you the right quote.
WHERE ARE MARANGU WATERFALLS
The Marangu WaterfallS are actually known locally as Ndoro and Monjo, which mean ‘nature’ and ‘water always’. However, for location purposes, the pin on google maps is Ndoro Waterfall. There is another popular waterfall in Marangu called Kinukamori, but the is another adventure altogether. Before you reach the pin location when you are driving, you will see the signs on the road that will take you to the tourist office and sign-in center at the caves. Just 40 kilometers from Moshi, this waterfall is a great day trip for those staying nearby Mount Kilimanjaro.
- A bottle of water per person (1,5 liters)
- Entrance fee to the Marangu waterfall
- Private transport from your accommodation in Moshi to Marangu waterfall and back
- English speaking guide that will guide you.
This Marangu waterfall tour, a tip is expected after your participation in a tourist activity. This tip is not included in your package. The recommended amount for a tour guide is 25-30 USD per day if you’re satisfied, to be divided by all your group members. As we pay a lot of attention to creating good working conditions for all our crew members and making sure they get paid according to guidelines from organizations that defend their rights, we kindly request you to respect this amount for any trip. Thank you!
So, not sure what to do in Moshi in the next couple of days? Send us a message and we’ll make sure you have an amazing time!