Materuni Waterfalls

Embark on an enchanting journey to Materuni Village, nestled at the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania’s highest peak. This tour offers a unique blend of natural wonders and cultural experiences, featuring the breathtaking Materuni Waterfalls and an immersive coffee tour through lush coffee plantations.



  1. Pick-up: Your tour begins with a pick-up from your accommodation in Moshi or Arusha by a knowledgeable guide who will accompany you throughout the day.

  2. Drive to Materuni: Embark on a scenic drive to the village of Materuni, situated at the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro. Enjoy picturesque views of the countryside and the towering peaks of Kilimanjaro along the way.

  3. Arrival at Materuni: Upon arrival at Materuni, you’ll be warmly welcomed by the local community. Take a moment to soak in the peaceful ambiance and get ready for an exciting day of exploration.


  1. Hike to Materuni Waterfalls: Lace up your hiking boots and embark on a guided hike through the verdant forests surrounding Materuni village. Enjoy the sounds of nature and keep an eye out for native wildlife as you make your way towards the impressive Materuni Waterfalls.

  2. Materuni Waterfalls: Marvel at the stunning sight of Materuni Waterfalls cascading down the rugged cliffs. Take some time to capture photos, relax by the waterfall, and feel the refreshing mist on your skin. Your guide will share interesting insights into the cultural significance of the falls to the local Chagga community.


  1. Picnic Lunch: After working up an appetite, indulge in a delicious picnic lunch amidst the natural beauty of Materuni. Savor traditional Tanzanian dishes prepared with fresh, locally sourced ingredients.


  1. Coffee Tour: After lunch, it’s time to delve into the world of coffee production with a guided tour of a local coffee plantation. Learn about the various stages of coffee cultivation, from planting and harvesting to processing and roasting. Participate in hands-on activities such as picking ripe coffee berries and grinding roasted beans.

  2. Coffee Tasting: No visit to Materuni is complete without sampling some freshly brewed coffee. Sit back and enjoy a cup of aromatic Tanzanian coffee while taking in panoramic views of the surrounding landscape.

Late Afternoon:

  1. Return to Moshi/Arusha: As the day comes to an end, bid farewell to Materuni and begin your journey back to Moshi or Arusha. Reflect on the memories made and the experiences shared during your day in this enchanting corner of Tanzania.

  2. Drop-off: Your tour concludes with a drop-off at your accommodation, where you can relax and reminisce about your adventure-filled day.

Note: This itinerary is flexible and can be customized based on your preferences and interests. Additionally, please remember to wear comfortable walking shoes, bring sunscreen and insect repellent, and stay hydrated throughout the day.

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