Kikuletwa Hot Springs popularly known as Chemka Hotsprings situated between the Arusha and Kilimanjaro regions making it the best attraction for a traveler for a day trip to Chemka Hotspring. This Hotspring is situated near Chemka Village, Boma Ng’ombe in the Moshi region, and is also referred to as ‘Kikuletwa’ due to its proximity to the Kikuletwa River.
What to Expect in Day Trip to Chemka (Kikuletwa) Hotsprings
The Chemka Hot Springs are renowned for their crystal-clear turquoise water, surrounded by lush greenery and palm trees. The water in the springs comes from underground sources and is believed to have therapeutic properties. The temperature of the water is relatively warm, making it an inviting and relaxing spot for visitors.
Also, locals alike often visit Chemka Hot Springs to enjoy a refreshing swim in the natural pools. The area is also a popular destination for picnics and day trips, as visitors can take in the beautiful scenery and unwind in the serene environment. It doesn’t matter where you coming from even if you’re from, wilderness safaris in Serengeti or Tarangire NP or Kilimanjaro expeditions even a day tripper looking for some spot so you can enjoy and relax, a day trip to Chemka Hotspring become the ideal destination.
Detailed Iterenerary for a Day in Chemka Hotspring
Start your morning early, we will depart from your accommodation in Arusha or Moshi and drive to Chemka Hotsprings which takes approximately 1.5 hours up to 2 hours, depending on the specific location of your accommodations. Consider having breakfast on the way at a local restaurant or bring a packed breakfast and enjoy the journey. Upon arrival, your guide will help you with the entrance fee to facilitate your entry to Chemka Hotsprings. If available, guides will provide insights into the geological aspects of the hot springs as well as the cultural significance of Chemka Hotsprings. Spend the midday hours swimming and relaxing in the crystal-clear waters of the hot springs. Enjoy the natural beauty of the surroundings, including the lush vegetation and palm trees. In the mid-day, we will have lunch (local food and packed lunch depending on your choice) while enjoying the atmosphere of Chemka Hotsprings. You will take some time to explore the surrounding area. Capture some photos of the beautiful landscape and the beautiful Mt Kilimanjaro view from the west side later in the evening, we will start driving back to your accommodation in Moshi or Arusha.
Day Trip to Chemka Hotsprings Prices
|Number of Traveler||Price Per Person USD (Include VAT)|
|3 to 10 Pax||50|
The Price Includes
- Entrance fee
- Drive Guide
- Water (1.5 Bottles of Water)
The Price does not Include
- Personal Items
- Tip for the guide
- Travel Insurance