Magoroto & Diani Overland Party

11 March, 2022

Magoroto & Diani Overland Party

Date: 1st – 5/6th June 2022

Join us on an epic adventure covering 1400kms from Nairobi to the beautiful country of Tanzania. The trip will see you explore:-

  1. The beautiful Usambara Mountains with it’s flowing waterfalls and cliffs.
  2. The hidden treasure that is the Magoroto forest and Lake.
  3. The world acclaimed white beaches of Diani.
  4. The Overland Truck party experience

Expedition Itinerary Summary

Day 1: Nairobi to West Usambara Mountains (Lushoto)
Meet up with our adventure crew at Taifa Road next to Maasai market parking for departure at 0500hrs. Drive south to the Loitoktok border via the beautiful plains of Amboseli. The views of Mt. Kilimanjaro are majestic from the drive. Go through park clearance at the border before continuing onwards to West Usambara Mountains. You will pass the beautiful Pare mountains on the left as we drive down. Our end destination lies on top of one of the most beautiful fold mountains in Africa, the West Usambara Mountains. This pleasant town is full of waterfalls, rolling hills and jaw-dropping view points.
Spend the night camping or in rooms at Lawns Hotel with an amazing viewpoint.

Day 2: Lushoto sightseeing and relaxing

Today is a day of endless adventure or soft life for the non-adventurous soul. You may opt to stay back and drift around with your drink, visit the falls, explore the viewpoints or go hiking to the forest. Enjoy nature, you are home!
Dinner and overnight stay at Lawns Hotel.

Day 3: Lushoto to Magoroto (East Usambara)
The day starts with breakfast at the camp before leaving for Magoroto. In the afternoon check in to Magoroto one of the most scenic bucketlist destinations in East Africa. The climb to Magoroto similar to the Lushoto one is adventurous. The views of the lake and the surrounding mountains are to die for. Settle down for the night by the shores of the lake.
Dinner and overnight stay at Magoroto Forest Estate

Day 4: Magoroto to Diani Beach, Kenya
Leaving behind Magoroto, drive down to Tanga, a coastal town on the Indian Ocean. After a quick stop head North to the Kenyan Border at Lunga Lunga. Cross over and proceed to our destination at the world-famous Diani Beach. This serene beach will get you entertained for all the right reasons. A night to shake legs at one of the nearby joints will be rewarding.
Dinner and overnight stay at Sunset Villa Diani.

Day 5: Wasini Dolphins Tour | Exit for 5 Day Team
In the morning wake up to a sea safari at Kisite Mpunguti marine park. This experience will get you sailing on a dhow to the high seas to a unique temporary island for a swim. Enjoy snorkeling and other activities before returning back to the Jetty to pick our transport back to the hotel for an afternoon swim Anyone heading back to Nairobi will have the option of a flight out or take the Night SGR train or a road drive back to the City. The rest will remain for an optional extension of the tour to the next day to further enjoy Diani.
Overnight stay at Sunset Villa Diani

Day 6: Diani Extra plus Fly Back
Spend the morning relaxing on the beach. Leave in the evening with the flight back to Nairobi or take the night SGR train to arrive at 0400hrs the next morning.

What To Carry:

  1. Shawl for the colder evenings.
  2. Sleeping Bag / Light Duvet
  3. Toiletries(Towel, Soap, Tooth Brush, toothpaste, Tissue)
  4. Proper Comfortable outdoor attire
  5. Sandals
  6. Swimming costumes
  7. Drinks and Refreshments
  8. Sunhat/ sunscreen/Sunglasses
  9. Warm Jacket
  10. Snacks eg. Crisps, biscuits, Sweets, cookies to last the trip
  11. Day Pack /Small Bag to carry your personal items
  12. Camera
  13. Passport
  14. International Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate (Mandatory)
  15. Any Personal medication
  16. Tip for crew and guides

Your Investment

Full Package – Kes. 40,250

Self Drive  – Kes. 32,200

Package Includes

  • Transport in an Overland Truck
  •  Full board meals on safari
  • 4Nights Camping Accommodation on per person sharing(upgrades available)
  • Camping Gear i.e. Tent & Mattresses
  • Magoroto: Swimming, Board games, Choice between (Hiking, Horse Riding, Rafting, Fishing, Bird Watching)
  • Wasini Dolphin Half Day Tour
  • Guiding Fees

 Package Excludes:

  • En route Lunches
  • Transport costs for non self drives
  • Lushoto: Tour to Waterfalls and Irente View Point and other attractions.
  • Drinking-Water, Drinks & refreshments
  • Sleeping Bag/Light Duvet/Warm Maasai shuka 
  • Visa Fees for Non Eac Citizens
  • Travel and Medical Insurance Expenses
  • Personal items as listed above

Extra Costs

  • One way Flight from Diani – kes 9000 ; subject to prevailing rates and availability
  • SGR Transfer + Train Ticket from Diani: KES 2,000
  • Room Upgrade at Usambara: Double Room: KES 6,500 per night
  • Room Upgrade at Magoroto: Double Room KES 9,000 per night
  • Diani Extra Night: Room + Dinner + Breakfast = KES 6,000

Payment and Booking

Make payments via MPESA Paybill 695596 Account (Your Name-Magoroto)
Confirmations and queries must be confirmed with 0729 995 059 | [email protected]

Booking Terms & Conditions

All our adventure bookings are subject to Bucketlist Adventures Booking policy as outlined on the link below:

At a glance
  • Kes. 40,250
  • Kes. 32,200
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