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Lake Chala

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Lake Chala is a unique caldera lake and is believed to be the most profound inland waterway in Africa. This lake is taken care of by underground springs from Mt. Kilimanjaro. The lake has a great variety of life. From rich lakeshore timberland to shocking volcanic savannah; from stream beds radiantly cut through the antiquated stone to the thick bush or open 'mbuga'. Strolling at Lake Chala is a mystical encounter that will put you back in contact with nature. Chala has a tremendous assortment of astounding trees, grasses, and plants; some are remarkable to the zone. As indicated by the season, there are many types of butterflies and feathered creatures, including spectacular birds of prey. The African Fish Eagle, with its chasing strategies, Evreux’s Eagle, Augur Buzzards, and numerous different types of feathered creatures can be seen around the crater dividers. Wild warm-blooded creatures do fluctuate from monkeys to mandrills again from dik-dik to kudu, to an elephant. Chala is an immaculate piece of really old land and a must-visit place. Lake Chala is situated in the South-Eastern park of Mount Kilimanjaro around 60 kilometres from Moshi. It’s separates Tanzania and Kenya and is believed to be the most profound lake in Africa. This lake is taken care of by underground springs from Mt. Kilimanjaro and holds an extraordinary variety of life. A huge assortment of stunning trees grasses and plants are interesting to the region. It is a really old land and an unquestionable requirement visit objective of Tanzania. Having accomplished the Lake, with a guide, you will require 30 minutes to venture down into the carter, by walking, to locate the fortifying and repaying water that foresees you. It is then absolutely dependent upon you how much you need to spend down at the lake, either swimming or simply taking in the stunning perspective that envelops you. Ingest this interesting experience, our Lake Chala Day Trip.



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Safari Vehicle






Mid Range


Day 1

Arrive Lake Chala, Tanzania

Lake Chala is Crater Lake in caldera located on the border of Tanzania and Kenya on the eastern edge of famous volcano Kilimanjaro. This place is real find for tourists who like panoramic views and quiet recreation.

In the morning, after transfer to lake, you will be on the “top” of crater where wonderful views on the tropical forest and lake is. On the way, you can even see baboons. Descended, you can swim, enjoy canoeing or just relish the beauty African nature. The lunch will be proposed after. On the way back to the hotel, you will have the possibility to see how does come fabulous Kilimanjaro mount from the clouds.

  • 1 pax- $180
  • 2 pax- $160
  • 3 pax- $140
  • 4 pax- $130
  • 5 pax- $125
  • 6 pax- $122
  • 7 pax- $108
  • 8+ pax - $105

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Include & Exclude


  • Transfer to / from Lake Chala from Arusha town
  • Entry tickets
  • Lunch-box
  • Soft drinks and water
  • Rent a canoe
  • Rent chairs


  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Hygienic items

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