Materuni waterfall could be a booming waterfall simply 15-kilometers from Moshi Town. once combined with a coffee tour within the village, it makes for a perfect excursion before or once your Kilimanjaro climb. With concerning eight kilometers of walking throughout the day and three hundred meters of incline, this adventure is a nice warm-up for the legs whereas also progressing to immerse yourself in the native culture. The tour begins by observing the whole process of constructing a cup of coffee, from seed to mug. once a domestically made lunch, you leave to explore the large Materuni Waterfall.
Your guide/driver can pick you up in Moshi around nine am and drive for 45 minutes to Materuni village. once you’ve registered at the village office, your journey will start. 1st on the planning could be a visit to the waterfalls. You’ll walk for regarding 45 minutes over narrow ways through lush vegetation. On a transparent day you would possibly see Kilimanjaro, however even if you don’t we’re positive you won’t be disappointed. The scenery is beautiful and your guide will offer you a primary introduction to Chaga culture and habits. There’ll be time to rest at the waterfall, or even a swim if you’re brave enough to face the cold water. afterward you’ll walk back to the village over a part completely different path, that additional} can take around 45 minutes. You’ll continue your day with a low experience. Your guide will make a case for more regarding how the coffee beans are grown, dried, cooked etc. but that’s not all! You won’t simply get the explanation, but also the chance to execute each step by yourself, while the locals are singing and dancing all around. in any case this hard work you be a pleasant lunch, and therefore the native ‘mama’s’ are quite happy to arrange a number of their favorite Chaga dishes for you. Banana stew, pilau or rice and beans are only a number of of the options. Once you’ve finished your meal and coffee it’s time to depart and your guide/driver can take you back to Moshi.