Lake Chala, Moshi

4.3
#3 of 8 in Nature in Moshi
Fed by the groundwater draining from Mount Kilimanjaro, Lake Chala provides plenty of opportunities to kayak or swim in a pristine natural setting. Surrounded by native trees, grasses, and flowering plants, the lake draws hundreds of species of birds and butterflies, as well as large birds of pray. Look out for African fish eagles and buzzards, frequently seen on the lake's shores. Other animals often spotted here include baboons, kudu, and elephants. To visit Lake Chala on your holiday in Moshi, and find out what else Moshi has to offer, use our Moshi itinerary builder tool .
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  • Wish I had my fishing pole. Scenic area surrounded by mountains and bordering on national park. Careful lots of pesky bugs. Use deet  more »
  • full day relax at lake chala with my friends, was amazing. next time i will go with our tents for one night there with meals and beer to reduce the cost.  more »
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  • Such a beautiful lake, all surrounded by a ridge, so you go up a small hill then descend down. Getting to the lake is about a 5mins trek down where you have to watch your steps carefully, and the hike up will get you to break into a sweat.
  • Wonderful place to be when you want to enjoy the Nature
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