Mto Wambu Village Walking Safari is situated on the way to the national parks in northern Tanzania,
just at the foot of Rift Valley. Located on the way to Ngorongoro and Serengeti,
it is an ideal resting place for most safari travelers.
Visits to development projects that aim at improving agriculture and start income generating activities for the farmers.
Destination Trip Durations Group Size 2-4 persons Group Size 4-6* persons
Mto Waumbu 2 Days Price starts-$250-pp Price starts-$150-pp
Climbing Balaa Hill (3-6 hours)
Climb to the top of the Rift Valley wall for breath-taking views of Lake Manyara, the village ofMto wa Mbu, and the Maasai Steppe beyond. Also, see a diverse array of local bird species and magnificent 2,000 year old baobab trees.
Maasai Market tour (2-4)
Hundred of Maasai gather each Thursday afternoon at the bustling Maasai market, where visitors have the chance to see their crafts and taste their food, including the famous Maasai BBQ. A larger, village-wide market occurs on the 22nd of each month.
Village walk (2-4 hours)
Get an inside look at the homes and exquisite crafts of Mto wa Mbu’s many tribes. Visitors will get a chance to meet locals and learn about banana beer, Makonde woodcarvings, and the tribal painting techniques; the village provides a great introduction to everyday life inAfrica.
Miwaleni Waterfall and Lake tour (3-5 hours)
Bike or hike to this impressive lake and waterfall, both lined with thriving papyrus plants. At night, leopards and hippos frequent the area, but during the day, visitors can swim in the refreshing pool beneath the falls.
Lunch at Moma’s (1-2 hours)
Enjoy a delicious, home-cooked meal in a local Moma’s home. Over lunch, the guide will provide a history of region and many local tribes.
• Full board accommodation whilst on walking tour in the above mentioned en suite camps and lodges
• Private tour guide
• Trip fees
• Tanzania Visa: $50 per person on arrival, USA and CANADA passport holders USD.100
• Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)
• Meals not listed above
• Optional Tours (balloon rides USD. 500 per person etc)
• Tips and any items of personal nature.