Day Tour

Materuni Village & Waterfalls Tour


Nestled in the picturesque slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro, Materuni Village is a hidden gem offering a delightful blend of cultural immersion and natural beauty. This tranquil village is known for its lush landscapes, cascading waterfalls, authentic coffeea and  amazing experience of Chagga culture.

Scenic views of Materuni village

Cultural experience.


Visitors to Materuni Village are treated to a serene escape from the bustling world, where the stunning scenery and warm hospitality of the locals create an atmosphere of peace and tranquility.


Nestled just 15 kilometers away from the bustling town of Moshi lies Materuni Village, the serene home of the Chagga tribe. Here, amidst the lush landscapes and rich cultural heritage, awaits an authentic Tanzanian experience like no other.

Morning Departure from Moshi or Arusha:

Your journey begins in the morning as our friendly English-speaking guide picks you up from Arusha or Moshi. With anticipation in the air, you embark on a scenic drive to Materuni Village, leaving behind the urban bustle for a day of cultural immersion and natural discovery.

Arrival and Registration: Upon reaching Materuni Village, you’ll be warmly welcomed and registered at the village office, marking the start of your adventure.

Exploring the Waterfalls:

Set off on a guided hike to the majestic Materuni Waterfalls, a 40-minute walk through verdant landscapes. Along the way, your knowledgeable guide shares insights into Chagga culture, village life, and the surrounding flora and fauna. Be prepared to be mesmerized by breathtaking views, with glimpses of the towering Kilimanjaro on a clear day. Arriving at the waterfalls, standing over 80 meters tall, you’ll be captivated by their beauty. Take a refreshing dip in the inviting pool at the base of the falls, a perfect respite amidst nature’s splendor.

Traditional Chagga Lunch and Banana Beer Tasting:

After soaking in the scenery, return to Materuni Village for a traditional Chagga lunch, a feast of local flavors that tantalize the taste buds. Don’t miss the opportunity to savor our renowned banana beer, a true delight for the senses.

The Coffee Experience:

Prepare for an enriching coffee experience as you delve into the intricacies of coffee cultivation, processing, and roasting. Engage in the age-old tradition of grinding coffee beans, accompanied by lively Chagga songs and dances. Immerse yourself in the vibrant local culture as you actively participate in this time-honored ritual.

Savoring Your Creation and Farewell:

Before bidding farewell to Materuni Village, indulge in a cup of freshly brewed coffee made from the beans you’ve helped prepare. Take a moment to savor the flavors while admiring the lush rainforest vistas that surround you.

Return to Arusha or Moshi:

As the afternoon draws to a close, it’s time to bid adieu to Materuni Village and its warm-hearted residents. Reflecting on the day’s adventures, you journey back to Arusha or Moshi, carrying with you cherished memories of an unforgettable cultural and natural retreat in the heart of Tanzania.


  • Transport & driver
  • Entry fees
  • Government fees & taxes
  • 18% VAT on tour fees & services
  • Private English speaking safari guide
  • Picnic lunch box or Hot local lunch
  • Enough bottled mineral water throughout the tour


  • Alcoholic beverages, sodas and items of a personal nature
  • Pre &Post trip Accommodation in Moshi / Arusha
  • Flights
  • Travel Insurance
  • Other safari add-ons
  • Tips
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