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MOUNT MERU WATERFALL HIKE IN TANZANIA

Mount Meru is home to many incredible waterfalls, which pour down from the volcanic slopes. After a night of heavy rain, I made a day trip to explore one of the largest waterfalls at the base of Mount Meru, aptly named Mount Meru Waterfall. This adventure involves a steep motorbike drive up a rocky road …

MOUNT MERU WATERFALL HIKE IN TANZANIA

MOUNT LONGIDO HIKE & CAMP IN TANZANIA

Mount Longido is a rocky peak (2,629m) in the Mount Longido Forest Reserve about a 1.5-hours drive from Arusha. The climb is pretty demanding and steep with more than 1300 meters of incline to ascend through the forest to reach the summit. With lots of sun exposure and no drinking water available along the route, …

MOUNT LONGIDO HIKE & CAMP IN TANZANIA

EMPAKAAI CRATER HIKE IN NGORONGORO, TANZANIA

Hidden in the highlands region of the Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area (NCA), there are some hidden gems that most visitors in Tanzania will completely overlook. A 40-kilometer drive north of the famous Ngorongoro Crater is the equally impressive Empakaai Crater. This makes for some perfect off-the-beaten-path exploration to some truly incredible natural attractions like the …

EMPAKAAI CRATER HIKE IN NGORONGORO, TANZANIA