Day Trip Lake Chala

Tour Highlight

Enjoy a wonderful day in just the way you want, in the sun dozing, walking safari, fishing activities as well as canoeing. At noon we will have a picnic lunch.

About Lake chala

Lake Chala is a unique caldera lake, and is thought to be the deepest inland body of water in Africa. This lake is fed by underground springs from Mt. Kilimanjaro.  is a crater lake that straddles the border between Kenya and Tanzania. The lake formed approximately 250,000 years ago. The lake is east of Mount Kilimanjaro, 8 kilometres north of Taveta, Kenya, and 55 kilometres east of Rombo District.The lake has a great diversity of life.

Tour itineray

After having you breakfast a member from john adventures will pick you and travel to lake chala, Lake chala is located about 30minutes drive from Himo town. Although situated outside the Kilimanjaro National park, the lake is an important geological link to the park. It draws its water via underground streams that originate from Kilimanjaro National park. This deep fresh water lake can be visited prior to, or after climbing mountain Kilimanjaro.


⦁ Entrance fees
⦁ Picnic lunch boxes
⦁ Transport
⦁ Drinking water


  • Flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Visa and passport fees
  • Increases in park fees where applicable
  • Accommodation & meals in Moshi
  • Personal items
  • Sleeping bag
  • Tips
  • Soda and Alcoholic beverages
  • Extra activities