Kilele Climb Tours

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Lake Chala is a crater lake in a caldera on the fringes of Tanzania and Kenya on the eastern edge of Mount Kilimanjaro, an hours drive from Moshi town and 8 km north of Taveta. Contingent upon the season, it goes in shading from dark blue to turquoise and green and is encompassed by a 100 meter high pit edge.

Having arrived at the Lake, with a guide, you will drop for 30 minutes down into the cavity, by walking, to find the invigorating and remunerating water that anticipates you. It is then totally up to you to what extent you need to spend down at the lake, either swimming or just taking in the beautiful view that encompasses you.

Having then made the hike back up to the cookout region and café, you will see the flavorful bar-b-que feast that has been set up for you. Contingent upon your taste buds, or dietary necessities, you will most likely specify the kind of food that you might want before going on the trip.

You presently have the decision of going to Moshi or going through the night and along these lines a couple of more hours in this basically flawless spot.


Lake Chala is a unique caldera lake, also known as Dschalla and is thought to be the deepest inland body of water in Africa. The lake it is between a border of Tanzania and Kenya on the eastern edge of Mount Kilimanjaro, not far from Moshi town and 8 Km of Taveta. This lake is fed by underground springs from Mt. Kilimanjaro. The lake has a great diversity of life. From lush lake shore forest to stunning volcanic savannah; from river beds marvelously carved through ancient rock, to thick bush. Spend a day and walking at Lake Chala is a magical experience that will put you back in touch with nature. Chala has a huge variety of amazing trees, grasses and plants; some are unique to the area. According to the time of year there are hundreds of species of butterflies and birds, including spectacular birds of prey. Activities at this lake are walking safaris, canoeing, swimming and fishing

Lake Chala Day Trip
Lake Chala Day Trip
Lake Chala Day Trip


  • Professional and experienced English speaking driver guide & local guide.

  • Village fee.

  • Local food.

  • Water for drinking.

  • Government Taxes.

  • Transfer and drop off at hotel or Moshi town.


  • Tips