West Kilimanjaro Cycling Tour

Cycle Kilimanjaro. The West Kilimanjaro plains are a region in northern Tanzania comprising of both Maasai community lands and Wildlife Management Areas

The region comprises of acacia woodland and open plains that support a remarkable variety of wildlife and spectacular views of Mt. Kilimanjaro and Mt.Meru. The most common animals in the area include wildebeest, zebra, gazelles, impalas, giraffes and baboons. Depending on the time of year, elephants and zebras are a very common sight given the region lies along an elephant corridor linking Kenya’s Amboselis National Park & Mt. Kilimanjaro. This region is home to the nomadic Maasai herdsmen who co-exist with the surrounding wildlife hence the term Maasai land. Given the rich culture of the Maasai people and the variety of wildlife, a cycling tour in this area is ideal for those discerning travelers looking for an unforgettable off-the-beaten path adventure experience comprising of walking, photography, culture and scenery.Also for you who need to experience more than two different at the same time.

# of Days: 2
Path: Off road
Highlights: Amazing scenery, Cycling on Mt Kilimanjaro and Abundant wildlife


 

Day 1

Drive from Moshi to Sanya juu and Cycle from Sanya juu to Sinya village

Road Surface: Tarmac, dirt and gravel road
Accommodation: Camping at Sinya Campsite Meals:Lunch & Dinner included 
Distance: 56km

You will be picked up at the Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) and transferred to Keys Hotel near Moshi town situated on the foot of Mt. Kilimanjaro. Today you will meet your guide who will brief you about your upcoming tour and together you will do the bike fitting. For those arriving on the morning or afternoon flight, you will have ample time to go for a quick test ride through the nearby coffee plantation and surrounding villages.

Day 2

Sinya village - Moshi

Road Surface: Tarmac and dirt road 
Accommodation: Hotel 
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included

Distance: 85km

You will be wrapping up your last day of cycling by traversing the villages and plantations on the slopes of Mt. Kilimanjaro. The first half of the ride will be comprised of several steep ascents and descents. You will cycle through the suburbs and outskirts of Kilimanjaro on the back roads as you head towards to the Hotel which marks the end of your incredible 2-day journey around West Kilimanjaro, on two wheels. You will seal of the evening with a nice celebratory dinner and sparkling wine to toast to your successful. 

 

Ends of our 2-day Cycling Adventure.

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