Usambara Mountains

Located near Lushoto, lies the beautiful Usambara mountains.  This tour which has gained immense popularity over the recent years was recently highlighted in the Lonely Planet guide book.  You can enjoy the following with a guided trek through the Usambara Mountains.

  • A visit to superb viewpoints on the edge of the Mountains including the extremely popular Irente Viewpoint
  • Hikes through dense natural forests and along small tumbling rivers
  • Horse riding and Mountain-biking
  • A view into the history and daily life of Wasambaa farmers
  • Chance to embark on a traditional medicine expedition where you can collect herbs and plants and prepare natural medicines with the help of a traditional healer

Profits from tourism will be used for assisting primary schools in the Lushoto area.

Email Us

Download Centre

Other cultural tours

For further information, download a text version of the Usambara Mountains brochure.