Kilimanjaro to Ngorongoro Cycling Tour

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Kilimanjaro to Ngorongoro Cycling Tour

Prices

From $1,595USD

Difficulty

Guided

Mixed

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Highlights

Cycle from Kilimanjaro to Ngorongoro on this epic guided bike tour

Start the bike tour beside stunning Mt Kilimanjaro.

Explore less-visited villages and towns on the bike ride to Ngorongoro

Ride through the vast open grasslands rich in wildlife, lush green forests, farmlands, villages and towns

Ride through Tarangire National Park, the home of the largest elephant concentration in Tanzania

Come and experience an exciting and unforgettable cycling tour across Tanzania’s famous northern circuit in 7 days. This tour takes you through Tanzania’s most iconic national and cultural attractions. From the base of the world’s highest free standing mountain, Mt. Kilimanjaro, to the world’s largest unbroken caldera, the wildlife-rich Ngorongoro Crater.

Though the starting and end points of the tour may sound like the highlights of the tour, wait till you see all the amazing places and cultures you will visit and experience in between. This guided cycling tour is one of the best ways to experience the best of Tanzania.

Kilimanjaro to Ngorongoro Cycling Tour Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive in Tanzania

Accommodation: Panama Garden Resort

Distance
None
Meals
Dinner

Day 2 Moshi Town to West Kilimanjaro

Accommodation: Camping at Ngabobo Village

Distance
64km on Tarmac and dirt roads
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 3 West Kilimanjaro to Arusha

Accommodation: Camping at Tembo Club

Distance
83km on tarmac and dirt roads
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 4 Arusha to Tarangire National Park

Accommodation: Camping at Roika Tented Lodge

Distance
102km on tarmac and dirt roads
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 5 Tarangire to Lake Manyara

Accommodation: Camping at Migunga Tented Camp

Distance
74km on tarmac and dirt roads
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 6 Lake Mayara to Ngorongoro Crater

Accommodation: Ngorongoro Farm House

Distance
43km on tarmac and dirt roads
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 7 Departure

Accommodation: None, departure day

Distance
None
Meals
Breakfast

Dates and prices of Kilimanjaro to Ngorongoro Cycling Tour

This cycling tour in Tanzania is always run as a private tour for you and your group and the pricing depends on the number of guests on your trip.

The prices below are per person, sharing a double or a triple room:

  • Guided Groups of 2-4: $1,995USD per person
  • Guided Groups of 5-6: $1,595USD per person
  • Guided Groups of 7+: on request
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Accommodation on Kilimanjaro to Ngorongoro Cycling Tour

This accommodations on this cycling tour from Kilimanjaro to Ngorongoro are in tents and in a private room in a lodge while in Moshi. In some cases, accommodation listed below may need to be substituted for other, comparable accommodations.

Single Rooms and Solo Travelers
You can pay a supplement of $225USD to have a private room as a solo traveler. In some cases, there may be other solo travelers, and we can match you with participants of the same sex.

Panama Garden Resort

This beautiful hotel has everything you need to make your stay in Moshi comfortable: the resort has a beautiful garden area with swimming pool, bar, BBQ corner and free WiFi.

Osiligai Maasai Lodge

This scenic eco-lodge is constructed as traditional Maasai houses, with private bathrooms and comfortable beds. Enjoy beautiful views and free Wi-Fi.

Night 3

Tembo Club

Tembo Club offers an amazing venue for everyone’s campsite or accommodation requirement. The rooms are fully furnished with their own bathroom and washroom, TV and Wi-Fi.

Roika Tented Lodge

With Tarangire National Park nearby, this tented lodge features luxury en-suite tents, each with handcrafted furniture and a private balcony with a view of Tarangire’s Wilderness. Enjoy WiFi and a swimming pool on this property.

Migunga Tented Camp

This tented camp is nestled in 35 acres of acacia forest and consists of 21 semi-luxury permanent tents with en-suite bathrooms and a private veranda overlooking lush forest.

Ngorongoro Farm House

Ngorongoro Farm House is located on a 500 acre coffee farm, nestled in a beautiful woodland area and located 4 km from the Lolduare entrance to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Hotels on Standard Tour

What’s included in the Manaslu Circuit Trekking Tour?

Meals

6 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 6 dinners

Accommodations

Accommodations for 6 nights along the tour

Transportation during the Tour

Support vehicles and transportation of cycles are included as well as 2-way airport transfer

Also Included

  • TREK Mountain HardTail 4300 Model & Merida Matts 20D mountain bikes
  • Accomodation as indicated on the itinerary
  • 6 litres of bottled mineral water per participants
  • Snacks and fruits at water points
  • 2-way airport transfer
  • All government fees & taxes inclusive of 18% VAT
  • All village fees
  • Helmets
  • Guide services

Not included

  • Tips to the guide and supporting crew
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Laundry service
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks
  • Flights
  • Travel Insurance

Optional Tours

  • Transfer: Moshi to Arusha - $75USD per vehicle (one way)
  • Transfer: Moshi to Nairobi - $225USD per vehicle (one way)
  • Materuni + Coffee Tour Day trip - $75USD per person
  • Rundugai Hot water springs Day Trip - $50USD per person
  • Cycling day trip - $75USD
  • Cultural Day Trip - $50USD
  • 2 Days Safari – $695USD per person. This safari is suitable for trekkers after Kilimanjaro, and the price includes meals, transport, park fees and accommodation. National Parks that are visited are Tarangire National Park & Ngorongoro Conservation Area.

Frequenty Asked Questions about Kilimanjaro to Ngorongoro Cycling Tour

How hard is this tour?

We rate this tour as a 4 / 5, this tour is best suited for cyclists with experience with similar distances on dirt roads.

Do I need a Visa?

Check with your local country about visa requirements for travel to Tanzania. You could also try this website, though you should verify with your government.

Are meals included?

6 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 6 dinners are included.

Do I need insurance?

Yes, it is mandatory to have Travel Health and Medical insurance to join this trip. You can get travel insurance here.

How do I get to the start of this tour?

Make your own way to Kilimanjaro International Airport in Tanzania. The nearest town is Moshi.

Are the tours in English?

Yes, your tour leader is English speaking (and a heck of a lot of fun!)

Where does the tour end?

The tour ends at Ngorongoro Farm House, though you can get a transfer back to Kilimanjaro International Airport, via the vibrant town of Mto wa Mbu is included.

Can I rent gear?

Bikes are included. If you require other gear you can arrange it from the tour provider in advance.

How does the crew communicate if a person gets sick?

Your guide has cell phones. If anything goes wrong then help can be notified. Also, if you need to make any changes to your itinerary while on trip you can notify the head office via phone and they will make the necessary changes. The cell reception on the bike tour has also improved so in many places cell phones will work.

Do I need vaccines?

You should check with a doctor at a licenced Travel clinic or talk to your family doctor.

How much should I tip?

Tips are optional, though the tips are a substantial portion of your crew members income. The total amount varies based on the number of crew members on your trip and your level of satisfaction with their service. Your group should plan on tipping in cash and the amounts should range between $80-$100 for the guide, $60-$80 for the driver. You should budget tips for housekeepers, waiters and other service personnel at each lodge. It is recommended to tip each crew member separately to ensure full transparency.

When is the best time to travel to Tanzania for this tour?

This tour is typically run from June to October and December to March, however, it can be run April, May, and November.

Ahsante tours is a family-run tour operator based in Moshi. They aim to provide exceptional treks and game drives at fair prices. They’ve been leading guests in Africa for over 20 years.

Ahsante provides each client with family-like service, keeping the values of care, trust, respect, and commitment at the centre of their operations.

They are committed to ensuring each guest has the best adventure possible.

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Prices

From $1,595USD

Difficulty

Guided

Mixed

Active Travel is what we do

10Adventures knows Active and Adventure Travel because everything we do is focused on Active and Adventure Travel. We understand the needs of travellers and partner with excellent local guides who specialize in active, experiential and adventure travel.

Real humans are always a click or call away

Your time is important, and you shouldn't have to deal with automated bots or a confusing phone system. At 10Adventures you are assigned an Adventure Concierge, who is a real person who has one job: to support you during the planning & booking of your trip.

Customize or go private and get the perfect trip for you

Taking a holiday can be the most fun you have all year. At 10Adventures we believe that you should have the ability to personalize the trip, to get it just the way you want. Sometimes that's joining a group, but more often it's going private with your loved ones, and getting the dates and itinerary that's just right for you.

Rated 4.9 on Google Reviews
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What travellers says

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Is this tour for me?

We rate this tour as a 4 / 5, this tour is best suited for cyclists with experience with similar distances on dirt roads.

Local guide

Julius

Moshi, Tanzania

Get in touch

+1 (587) 327-9828

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