Lake Chala Overview

Lake Chala is a crater lake located on the border of Kenya and Tanzania on the eastern edge of Mount Kilimanjaro, about 55 km from the town of Moshi. Depending on the time of year, it ranges in colour from deep blue to turquoise and green, it is surrounded by a 100 metres high crater rim. The lake is fed by groundwater flows, which come from Mount Kilimanjaro, fed and drained underground with a rate of about 10 million m³ per year.


  • Depart your hotel in Moshi in the morning and transfer to Lake Chala. You will spend the whole day there exploring the lake and the nature around – enjoy picnic lunch followed by afternoon transfer back to Moshi.

    Activities: nature walk, swimming, game viewing including bird watching.

Price From: $145 pp