Usambara Mountains 5 Days Trek Itinerary

Tucked away in northeastern Tanzania, the Usambaras are among the most
biodiverse regions in the world. Covered by a thick canopy of tropical
forest, the mountains offer terrain and wildlife uncommon throughout
the rest of Africa. Using public transport and your own feet, this
adventure will take you deep into the hills to isolated villages to
meet the people who make this unique land their home, lodging in basic
guesthouses along the route. Like vigorous exercise, impossibly fresh
air, personal contact and jaw-dropping scenery? Prepare to fall in
love.
 Usambara Mountains 5 Days Trek Itinerary 
Day 1: Arusha to Lushoto (4hrs drive)
In the morning at 7:30 am depart from Arusha to Lushoto West Usambara
where you will arrive in the early afternoon for lunch. Afternoon walk
or drive to Irente viewpoint and Irente Farm. The farmers produce many
types of fruits and vegetables. Dinner and overnight will be at Eddies Lodge FB 
Day 2: Lushoto-Magamba forest Malindi village(4-6hrs walking)
Breakfast followed by walking to the Magamba rainforest, visit an old
stanch dug by the German during World War 1, the guide will provide an
explanation of German and British Colonial history. Proceed on walking
thru the rainforest of Magamba via Lukozi village to Malindi village
for dinner and overnight at Irente View Cliff Lodge FB
Day 3: Malindi village-Rangwi village( 4-6 hrs walking)
Breakfast, then walk along valleys and sloping hillsides of the inner
Usambara Mountain passing by the vegetable farms lined with eucalyptus
and banana trees. You will pass thru the villages of Makose and
Kagulio, proceed to Rangwi for dinner and overnight
at Mambo View Point Eco Lodge FB
Day 4: Rangwi-Mtae village(4-5hrs walking) 
After breakfast walk to Mtae via Sunga village and thru Shengayu
forest, on the way you will see Mamboleo village, these villages are
well known for their soil conservation and traditional irrigation
project which concentrate on the development of stone and bench
terraces to improve farming, thorough explanation by your guide on how
the people of Shambaa tribe living in the area do keep their
surrounding environment. Dinner and overnight will be at Mambo View Point Eco Lodge FB
Day 5: Mtae-Lusho to-Arusha ( 4hrs drive to Arusha)
Wake up at 0600hrs for early morning breakfast, after breakfast check
out from Mtae and transfer by Private vehicle to Arusha.
Our itinerary is including all entry fees, an English speaking guide,
meals and lodge accommodations. Price per person varies depending on
group size.

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Trekking Usambara for Charity Challenge?
The above climb can be undertaken for your own personal charity or group charity.

Usambara Trek Includes:

  • Private Vehicle
  • Private Guide
  • Three meals a day
  • Bottled water everyday
  • Guide and Drive salaries
  • All entry fees

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