Usambara Mountains Lushoto / Tanga / Tanzania
home of the MamboFootPrints

Mambo / Mtae / Lushoto

Mtae (altitude 1700 meter) and Mambo (altitude 1900 meter) are beloved end points for hikers, walking from Lushoto in three days ore more. The village Mtae is situated on the top of a cliff with views to both sides. Close to Mtae you find Mambo which has its own charm and spectacular views.

In Mtae you will find some local guest houses. Mambo is the home village of the mid range MamboViewPoint eco lodge. From the top of the mountain you can enjoy breath taking views from your cottage.

Close to Mambo/Mtae you will find the amazing nature of the Shagayu natural forest, the Mambo caves and the Mambo Footprints
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The area is an excellent place to experience the culture and life in the rural mountain area's. You can visit market places and natural healers which are around and know a lot about medicinal plants.

The natural around offers some spectacular sceneries like around the MamboCaves, the MamboFootPrints, Mtii and the Shagayu natural forest.

Although the journey from
Lushoto (2 hours via dust roads) is not easy, it is worthwhile to go there, you will not regret!
 
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