Amazing African Safari with Appreciation to Nature

Mazumbai Trek

Day 1: Arrival day and a hike to Irente view point.

Day 2: Trek to Kwalei

Day 3: Trek to Mazumbai

Day 4: Trek to Bumbuli

Day 5: Departure

Day 1: Arrival day and a hike to Irente view point.

Arrive and check inn at Tumaini Hostel or any chosen accommodation facility. Relax for some minutes then hike to Irente viewpoint for sunset approximate loop distance coverage of 15 km, drive or walk back to Lushoto for overnight at the Hotel.

Activities: Game drives
Accommodation & Meals; Tumaini Hostel

Day 2: Trek to Kwalei

With your packaged lunch trek toward Mazumbai, which is located the south east and facing east of the West Usambara.  The trekking is through the villages and agricultural land; pass through the villages of Kwadoe and Hehangala on the way view individual tea growers and Herkulu Organic tea estate. Picnic lunch at the top of Vuluni village where you experience the daily life of the Wasambaa with an excellent view of Bumbuli and East Usambara mountains. Dinner and accommodation at Community based home stay at Kwalei

Estimated driving time: 4 to 6 hrs.
Activities: Game drives
Accommodation & Meals; Community based home stay at Kwalei

Day 3: Trek to Mazumbai

After breakfast, commence walking to Mazumbai via Mbokoi village at the top of the ridge offering superb views and a chance to meet local people. Enter the rain forest, bird watching on route watch birds on the way as well as black and white Columbus Monkeys, incredible place to observe the nature. The 320 hectare forest reserve has been set aside for ecological contorting and high education studies, stretching from 1350m above sea level to 1900m at the top where the zone bounds of vegetation change. Mazumbai is a bird lover¹s paradise. 0900 Walk through the farm land, learn about old farming practices in the Usambara, Dinner and overnight   at Mazumbai Rest House.

Estimated driving time: 5 to 7 hrs.
Activities: Game drives
Accommodation & Meals; Mazumbai Rest House.

Day 4: Trek to Bumbuli

Trek from Mazumbai to Bumbuli via villages along nice View over the Lwengera valley to via another way round back to Bumbuli Over night at Bumbuli Hostel or local guest house, However the same day you can catch the public private car back to Lushoto and overnight at Tumain Hostel.

Estimated driving time: 5 to 6 hrs.
Activities: Game drives
Accommodation & Meals; Tumain Hostel.

Day 5: Departure

Leave to Dar or Arusha from Lushoto

End of the Tour

Pricing for the above tour 
1Pax 2Pax 3Pax 4Pax 5Pax 6Pax 7Pax 8Pax 9Pax 10Pax
$ 650 $ 600 $570 $440 $510 $490 $460 $430 $400 $320
Single Room Supplement $ 120.

The price includes:

  • Accommodation and three meals a day when trekking,
  • 1.5 liters of mineral water during trekking,
  • Guiding fees, coordination fee,
  • Private car back to Lushoto and community development fun

The price excludes:

  • Hard and soft drinks,
  • Tips
  • Flight ticket
  • Personal needs such as souvenirs.