1 Day Tour to Lake Chala - Best Day Trip from Moshi

Explore the natural wonder of Lake Chala on a day tour. Hike, swim, and soak in the beauty of this stunning crater lake. Book your adventure now

Operator: PAMOJA PORINI SAFARIS
★★★★☆ 4.8 / 5 (1012 Reviews)
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About 1 Days Lake Chala Tour from Moshi

Discover the pristine beauty of Lake Chala, situated on the eastern edge of Tanzania near the Kenyan border. This stunning crater lake is a true natural wonder, with crystal-clear waters that change color throughout the day. Hike around the rim of the crater or take a dip in the cool waters. This day tour is perfect for nature lovers seeking a unique and peaceful experience.

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Day 1  :  Moshi to Lake Chala - drive back to Moshi


Start your day with a hotel pick-up in Moshi or Arusha, then drive to the border of Tanzania and Kenya, where you'll find the breathtaking Lake Chala. As you arrive, you will be amazed by the stunning view of the crystal-clear water that changes color throughout the day. Take a hike around the rim of the crater with an expert guide and take in the stunning scenery. Along the way, your guide will point out the different bird species and unique flora and fauna found in the area. After hiking, take a dip in the cool, clear waters of the lake and enjoy swimming, kayaking or fishing. The area is peaceful and serene, making it an ideal place to unwind and relax. Later, enjoy a delicious picnic lunch with a view of the beautiful landscape. Savor the fresh, locally sourced food while taking in the tranquility of the surroundings. After Tour drive back to Your hotel in Moshi

Accommodation for day 1
Included meals and drinks
  • Lunch

  • Tour activities

    Game drive tours

    Getting around/Walking

    Hotel resting

    Photographs

    Tour features and style

    Private tour
    You can do safari privately for solo, couple, family, or in group.

    Group tour
    Join a group with your fellow tourists through this tour.

    Budget tour
    You can compute the price for budget for the whole tour

    Customizable
    You can customize the itinerary, price inclusions, accommodations, and also the price.

    First aid/Rescue
    First aid and rescue during the tour is assured.

    Price inclusions

    Rescue fee

    All activities mentioned (unless clearly labeled as optional)

    Meals (as specified in the day-by-day description)

    All accommodation mentioned (unless clearly labeled as optional upgrade)

    Roundtrip airport transfer

    Camping equipment (only sleeping bag/bed linen may be listed as excluded)

    All transportation mentioned (unless clearly labeled as optional)

    All Taxes/VAT

    Rescue fee

    All activities mentioned (unless clearly labeled as optional)

    Meals (as specified in the day-by-day description)

    All accommodation mentioned (unless clearly labeled as optional upgrade)

    Roundtrip airport transfer

    Camping equipment (only sleeping bag/bed linen may be listed as excluded)

    All transportation mentioned (unless clearly labeled as optional)

    All Taxes/VAT

    Price exclusions

    Sleeping bag or bed linen

    Gorilla trekking permits

    Chimp trekking permits

    All flights during the tour

    International flights to/from the start/end of the tour

    Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour

    Tips: tipping guideline

    Personal items

    Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees

    Sleeping bag or bed linen

    Gorilla trekking permits

    Chimp trekking permits

    All flights during the tour

    International flights to/from the start/end of the tour

    Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour

    Tips: tipping guideline

    Personal items

    Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees

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    PAMOJA PORINI SAFARIS

    1032 reviews | Moshi, Tanzania |

    Website https://www.pamojaporinisafaris.com

    As a tour Operator offers a comprehensive selection of itineraries customized to fit your Africa Safari schedule, interests and budget for your Tanzania Serengeti Safari and tours. We cover in Tanzania region from the country famous Safaris (Serengeti Migration Safaris) and tour attractions such as Mount Kilimanjaro, Mount Meru, Serengeti Migration Safari, Ngorongoro Crater and Manyara.


    Tour offered

    6 days Tanzania safari from Arusha

    Tanzania safari tour to visit Tarangire, Lake Manyara, Serengeti, and Ngorongoro Crater


    $3600.00
    /person

    Frequently Asked Questions for 1 Day Tour to Lake Chala - Best Day Trip from Moshi

    How long is the 1 Day Tour to Lake Chala?

    The tour is designed to be a full-day experience, typically lasting around 8 to 10 hours.

    What is included in the tour package?

    The tour package usually includes transportation to and from Lake Chala, a knowledgeable guide, entrance fees, and sometimes refreshments or meals.

    Is the tour suitable for all ages?

    Yes, the tour is suitable for participants of all ages. However, please keep in mind that there might be some moderate walking involved, so comfortable footwear is recommended

    What activities can I expect during the tour?

    The tour offers various activities such as exploring the scenic surroundings of Lake Chala, enjoying a swim in the crystal-clear waters, and taking in the breathtaking views from different vantage points.

    Can I bring my own food and drinks?

    Yes, you are welcome to bring your own snacks and drinks. However, please be mindful of keeping the area clean and disposing of any waste responsibly

    Is swimming in Lake Chala safe?

    Yes, swimming in Lake Chala is generally considered safe. However, it's important to follow the instructions and guidelines provided by your tour guide to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience.

    What should I bring with me on the tour?

    It is recommended to bring comfortable clothing, swimwear, a towel, sunscreen, a hat, insect repellent, and a camera to capture the stunning views.

    Are there restroom facilities available at Lake Chala?

    While there might not be dedicated restroom facilities at the lake, your guide will ensure that there are suitable rest stops available during the tour.

    Can I book the tour as a solo traveler or do I need to join a group?

    Both options may be available. You can inquire with the tour organizer about joining an existing group or arranging a private tour based on your preferences.

    Is transportation provided from Moshi or Arusha?

    Yes, transportation from Moshi or Arusha is typically included in the tour package. The tour operator will arrange for a comfortable vehicle to pick you up and drop you off at your designated location.

    Is it necessary to make a reservation in advance?

    It is highly recommended to make a reservation in advance to secure your spot for the tour, especially during peak seasons. This allows the tour operator to make the necessary arrangements and ensure a smooth experience for you.

    What is the best time of year to visit Lake Chala?

    Lake Chala can be visited year-round, but the dry season (from June to October) generally offers clearer visibility and more pleasant weather conditions. However, the beauty of the lake and its surroundings can be enjoyed at any time.

    Are there any specific clothing requirements for the tour?

    It is recommended to wear comfortable clothing and footwear suitable for walking and swimming. Additionally, it's advisable to bring a light jacket or sweater as the temperatures near the lake can be cooler.

    Can I expect wildlife sightings during the tour?

    While Lake Chala is not known for extensive wildlife, there are chances to spot various bird species, monkeys, and occasionally other small animals. However, wildlife sightings cannot be guaranteed

    What is Lake Chala's entrance fee?

    The entrance fee for Lake Chala varies depending on the visitor's nationality and age. Generally, the fee structure is subject to change, so it's recommended to check with the official website or local authorities for the most up-to-date information.





    Reviews for 1 Days Lake Chala Tour from Moshi

    A Magical Day at Lake Chala
    ★★★★☆ 4/5

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    Romeo Mattia
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    Visited: September 2022

    My 1 Day Tour to Lake Chala with Pamoja Porini Safaris was truly magical. The breathtaking beauty of the lake, surrounded by lush greenery and towering cliffs, left me in awe. It was a Tanzania Day Trip Safari filled with tranquility and serenity.

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    Lake Chala
    Nature's Paradise
    ★★★★★ 5/5

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    Martina Daniel
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    Visited: February 2021

    The 1 Day Tour to Lake Chala was a journey into nature's paradise. The turquoise waters of the lake, the surrounding wilderness, and the melodious sounds of birds created a serene and rejuvenating atmosphere. Pamoja Porini Safaris ensured every aspect of the trip was perfect.

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    Lake Chala
    Unforgettable Experience
    ★★★★☆ 4/5

    By
    Sarah Anthony
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    Visited: August 2022

    I can't express how much I enjoyed the 1 Day Tour to Lake Chala with Pamoja Porini Safaris. It was an unforgettable experience that allowed me to connect with nature on a profound level. The professionalism and friendliness of the staff made the trip even more memorable.

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    Lake Chala
    A Day in Paradise
    ★★★★★ 5/5

    By
    Alice Elias
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    Visited: February 2023

    Pamoja Porini Safaris organized a perfect 1 Day Tour to Lake Chala, giving me a day in paradise. The crystal-clear waters of the lake were inviting, and I had the opportunity to swim and relax in this stunning setting. It was a Tanzania Day Trip Safari filled with joy and tranquility.

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    Lake Chala
    Serene and Peaceful Retreat
    ★★★★☆ 4/5

    By
    Linnea Arvid
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    Visited: April 2023

    The 1 Day Tour to Lake Chala offered a serene and peaceful retreat from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Pamoja Porini Safaris ensured that every aspect of the tour was well-organized, allowing me to relax and soak in the beauty of this hidden gem.

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    Lake Chala
    Captivating Natural Beauty
    ★★★★☆ 4/5

    By
    David Elias
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    Visited: June 2020

    The natural beauty of Lake Chala captured my heart during the 1 Day Tour organized by Pamoja Porini Safaris. The untouched wilderness, the shimmering lake, and the vibrant flora and fauna created a captivating setting. I left feeling refreshed and inspired.

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    Lake Chala
    Exceptional Guides and Hospitality
    ★★★★★ 5/5

    By
    Edoardo Gabriele
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    Visited: March 2022

    Pamoja Porini Safaris impressed me with their exceptional guides and warm hospitality during the 1 Day Tour to Lake Chala. Their knowledge about the region and their passion for conservation added depth to the experience. It's a tour that showcases Tanzania's natural wonders

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    Lake Chala
    Adventure and Relaxation
    ★★★★☆ 4/5

    By
    Pedro Adriano
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    Visited: February 2022

    The 1 Day Tour to Lake Chala offered the perfect balance between adventure and relaxation. Pamoja Porini Safaris ensured a smooth and enjoyable experience, allowing me to explore the surroundings and unwind by the tranquil lake. It was a Tanzania Day Trip Safari I won't forget

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    Lake Chala
    Impeccable Service and Stunning Views
    ★★★★★ 5/5

    By
    Erik Arvid
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    Visited: May 2023

    Pamoja Porini Safaris delivered impeccable service and unforgettable views during the 1 Day Tour to Lake Chala. The knowledgeable guide shared interesting insights about the area, and the scenic beauty of the lake left me speechless. It was a Tanzania Day Trip Safari beyond my expectations.

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    Lake Chala
    A Serene Paradise
    ★★★★☆ 4/5

    By
    Xiang Ming
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    Visited: March 2022

    Pamoja Porini Safaris curated a 1 Day Tour to Lake Chala, which felt like entering a serene paradise. The clear turquoise waters, the lush greenery, and the peaceful atmosphere provided a much-needed escape from the city. I highly recommend this tour for nature lovers.

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    Lake Chala
    Nature's Retreat
    ★★★★★ 5/5

    By
    Isaac Christopher
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    Visited: December 2023

    Pamoja Porini Safaris curated a 1 Day Tour to Lake Chala, which felt like stepping into nature's retreat. The calmness of the lake, the chirping of birds, and the refreshing breeze provided a soothing escape from the urban chaos. It was a day well-spent in tranquility.

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    Lake Chala
    Nature's Masterpiece
    ★★★★☆ 4/5

    By
    Beatrice Gustavo,
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    Visited: July 2020

    Lake Chala is a true masterpiece of nature, and the 1 Day Tour allowed me to witness its splendor. Pamoja Porini Safaris provided excellent service, ensuring I had a comfortable and enjoyable experience exploring the lake and its surroundings.

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