Pare Mountains Trekking

Experience Pare Mountain general countryside activities for short hiking between 3 - 4 days. Starting from Moshi to Same town (pronounced SAA - may) by public bus or private car 105Km from Moshi and from Arusha 185Km. After arriving Same town you will meet with our local expert guide in Southern Pare Mountain at Elephant Motel in (500Mt above the sea level)

Day 1: After breakfast and a general briefing done at Elephant Motel, we depart either by public bus or private car to Mbagga Village where you will arrive for evening activities dinner overnight at Tona Lodge. You will explore this village by visiting waterfall, hills trekking to Malimeni rock, before your return to Tona Lodge for overnight. It takes 1.5 hurs by public bus from Same town to Mbagga village and private by car 1hr.

Day 2: After breakfast depart from Tona Lodge in Mbagga village at 1,500Mt to Chome village. Time: 6 hrs hiking. Dinner & overnight 1,900 mt at Chome village. Accommodations: overnight home hosting or hostel.

Day 3: Depart at 5:00 am from Chome village to Shengena Peak 2,463 mt above sea level. Ascending 6 hours and descend 4 hours once you have completed your descent, your lunch will be served at Chome village. Accommodation overnight at Chome village or descend to Same Elephant Motel by private car for dinner overnight at Elephant Motel in Same town.

If you choose to spend your 3rd night after Shengenena Peak at Chome village, you will explore the following activities in the evening hrs -cultural tourism activities at Namoche cliff, Holy forests, Chome waterfall, Pare traditional dance and Pare history from story teller during Pare traditional dance.

Day 4: Depart early morning from Chome village to Same Centre for Masai culture and bomas visit. This event takes about 3-4 hrs before driving back to Elephant Motel for lunch. After lunch depart to Moshi or other destination end of Pare Mountains tour.

Cost for this tour based in full board cost 85$ dollars per person per day start from 2 - 20 participants. For solo travelers the price is $98/day.
This price includes:

  • Public bus from Moshi to Same town- Same - Mbagga Village and the last day from Chome village to Same Centre.
  • Village’s fees for all those area to be visit three meals a day accommodation in Tona Lodge at Mbagga Village Chome village home hosting or hostel
  • Shengena Natural reserve fees
  • Guide Salary
  • Maasai bomas visit
  • Lunch before end your short countryside tour at Elephant Motel in Same.

Price does not include:

  • Private vehicle from Moshi to Same or Same to Mbagga village where the tour will begin and the last day from Chome village to same town in case you prefer to travel in a private vehicle will be extra charges of 150$ dollar per day for 4X4 With 6 seated.
  • Tips for Local Guide.

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