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Cultural Tourism in Engaruka-Oldonyo Lengai - 4 Days

Cultural tour with Masai Tribe
Cultural Tourism in Engaruka-Oldonyo Lengai



Itinerary Summary

Masai is a tribe in Northern Tanzania originated from Nilotic group occupying Northern Tanzania and most of Southern Kenya and East Uganda. This program will give you an opportunity to observe how Tanzania most preserved custom, norms and values are practiced by Masai tribe in Engaruka.

Day 1
Adventure to Irrigation Methods

You can see the remnants of the ruined metropolis of Engaruka. The data will present assist to to find out earlier graves, dwelling partitions, irrigation canals and terraces, and make clear the numerous theories regarding the rise and fall of the farming group. Have the benefit of enroute, the colorful birds and butterflies, remnants of the German interval, and as well as go to an “orpul” or Masai slaughter-house.

Engaruka farming safari

From the ruins, stroll to the village of Engaruka. Enroute, go to various farms and examine quite a few farming and irrigation methods. The knowledge will throw delicate on the tribal background of the village. On one of the simplest ways once more, go to the market house located throughout the shade of African tulip tree and an unlimited mkuyu tree.

Day 2
Rift Valley and Kerimasi Mountain Climb

From the ruined metropolis, slender footpaths wind up the Rift Valley escarpment. Hike the escarpment guided by a Maasai warrior, who will make it simpler to identify many vibrant birds and current you timber and crops that the Maasai use for making meals and medicines.

Kerimasi mountain climb

North of Engaruka is the inexperienced mountain of Kerimasi. The climb takes three to four hours from the foot to the summit. From the best, you see spectacular views of Oldoinyo Lengai, Lake Natron, the Ngorongoro highlands and the mountains of Kitumbeine and Gelai. The descent takes about two hours.

Day 3
Touring to Oldoinyo Lengai

Conquer Oldoinyo Lengai or “the mountain of God” in Masai parlance. On the first day, you climb Kerimasi mountain and descend on the north side to camp on the foot of Oldoinyo Lengai, the one full of life volcano in Tanzania. On the morning of the second day, start the 4-5 hour climb to the very best, the place you can even can enter the crater to look at the volcanic train. The descent takes about 2 ½ hours.

Day 4
Touring to Oldoinyo Lengai

Conquer Oldoinyo Lengai or “the mountain of God” in Masai parlance. On the first day, you climb Kerimasi mountain and descend on the north side to camp on the foot of Oldoinyo Lengai, the one full of life volcano in Tanzania. On the morning of the second day, start the 4-5 hour climb to the very best, the place you can even can enter the crater to look at the volcanic train. The descent takes about 2 ½ hours.

PRICE INCLUDES

  • Airport Arrival and Departure transfers
  • Lunch at the Hotel, Arusha
  • Full board accommodation on safari
  • Professional driver guide English speaking or any other language
  • Transport based on a 4WD Vehicle with pop up roof for game viewing
  • Cultural tours everyday
  • Mineral bottled water during game drives

PRICE EXCLUDES

  • Extras at the lodges like drinks, telephone, laundry etc.
  • International flight
  • Visa entry into Tanzania
  • Departure tax
  • Tips to and drivers

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