5 Days Cycling and Wildlife Tour

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1400$ per person
5 Days
Tour type
Cycling Tour

Ride Across Northern Tanzania Cycling Safari

At Popote Adventure Africa, we welcome you to Experience an exciting and unforgettable cycling tour in northern Tanzania from Moshi to Highland of Ngorongoro. This cycling tour will take you close to Tanzania iconic national and cultural attraction. From the base of the world’s free-standing mount, Mt. Kilimanjaro to the Africa wildlife caldera, the Ngorongoro crater on two-wheel journey of life experience. We take this opportunity to welcome you and experience this wonderful journey with us.
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Ngorongoro Crater , Tarangire National Park , West Kilimajaro Discover Destinations
Tour Start Location
Kilimanjaro International Airport
Tour End Location
Moshi Town / Kilimanjaro International Airport
Price includes
  • Accommodation at campsite during the tour
  • All camping gears will be privided
  • All meals during the tour are inclusive
  • All national park fees
  • English Speaking guide
  • Enough water during the tour
  • Escort Car with first aid
  • Flying Doctors insurance (AMREF) during the safari
  • Pick up and drop off from Kilimanjaro International airport.
  • Professional, English-speaking guide
  • Quality Bicycle
  • WMA’s entrance fees
Price does not include
  • Both International and local flights
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Laundry Services
  • Lunch and dinner at your hotel in Moshi
  • Tips to guides and supporting crew


Number of clients 2-4 5-6 7-10 11+
Price per person in USD 1,690 1,590 1,490 1,390


Arrive in Tanzania

You will be picked up at the Kilimanjaro International Airport and transferred to your arranged hotel in Moshi town. You will meet your guide who will brief you on your upcoming trek and do an equipment check to make sure you have all the necessary mountain gear. Gear which is missing can be rented on this day.

  • Driving distance: 55 km/miles,
  • Driving Time: 1hour
  • Accommodation: Parkview Inn Hotel
  • Hotel: Bed and Breakfast

DAY 1: Moshi – West Kilimanjaro

The cycling tour today will take you along the village located at the southern part of Mount Kilimanjaro is greener towards the arider western side of the mountain. You will go through the village where you can enjoy various agriculture activities of the native such as coffee and banana plantation. In the beginning the soil is so fertile and place looks Green and wet trail sometime, although as we head on the west side of the mountain the whole situation changes arider open plain and acacia woodlands. These plains support a remarkable variety of wildlife and spectacular views of Mt. Kilimanjaro. From the beginning of tour, the end of this tour you will experience two major tribe which are Chagga at the southern base of mountain Kilimanjaro whose major economy is Banana and Coffee plantation and Nomadic Maasai who are pastoralist.

  • Diner and overnight:
  • Distance cycled: 64Km
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner covered.

DAY 2: West Kilimanjaro – Arusha

Today we will cycle from west Kilimanjaro plain to Arusha city. It will be a long day and cyclist should expect a hot and dust day ahead. We will cycle through the Ngasurai open plains which act as a path for elephant migration between Arusha park in Tanzania and Amboseli park in Kenya. On the way we will pass small villages and settlements while Mount Meru view looming ahead. We will also cycle on the tarmac as we are approaching the Arusha town.

  • Diner and overnight: Tembo Club lodge.
  • Distance cycled: 83Km
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner covered.

DAY 3: Arusha – Tarangire National Park

Today we will have the longest ride but not tough we will be cycling on tarmac road all the time before we divert to rough road towards the lodge or camp on the boarder of Tarangire park. On the way you will come across some village and small town on the way with great view of some munduli ridge.

  • Diner and overnight: At lodge or camp.
  • Distance cycled: 102Km
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner covered

DAY 4: Tarangire National Park – Lake Manyara Park

Today’s ride marks another exciting day as we cycle through the migratory wildlife corridor between Lake Manyara and Tarangire national parks. We start our ride which take us back to the main road which we follow for few kilometers then divert on dirt road towards Lake Manyara. This area is enriched with wildlife as well as settlement for Maasai people. Today’s highlight will be the beautiful view of Great Rift valley direct in front of us. Before we reach the town of Mto wa Mbu we will join a tarmac toward the town for several kilometers.

  • Diner and overnight: At lodge or camp.
  • Distance cycled: 74Km
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner covered.

DAY 5: Lake Manyara Park – Ngorongoro Crater

After breakfast we will proceed with very tough cycle up the Great Rift Valley escapement leaving behind a spectacular backdrop. Before reaching on top of the escapement you will stop at viewpoint of lake Manyara for breathtaking beautiful view of the Lake and its nature surrounding. You will then proceed on the tarmac road toward Karatu town, the home of Iraq tribe and Ngorongoro Conservation Area. As we approach the Loduare gate of Ngorongoro this will mark an end of excited 5days cycling challenge. We will ride back to Marera lodge for overnight.

  • Diner and overnight: Marera Lodge.
  • Distance cycled: 43Km
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner covered.

Depart Tanzania

This day left for your next destination. If you have safari, then might be used to beginning your safari or fly to Zanzibar or fly back home. Our vehicle will be ready to take you to the airport at your time.

Tarangire, Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater

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