Things you can do at Magoroto forest
Mountain Biking.being situated in the east usambara mountains there are variety of biking trails passing through the rainforest and the access roads of what used to be palm plantations. You will have to choose a trail that you’re your fitness level.
Mountain Hiking (Trekking). the forest has eight documented hiking trails with different level of difficulty you can choose from, this trails pass through number of attractions all ending in a picturesque viewing points.
Swimming. magoroto has a man made 12 meters’ deep lake dug up in the year 1956 by the Swiss. With fresh waters being fed in by natural springs. this lake is a great swimming spot providing a great experience.
Picnic at the lake. Having a meal on a great wooden bench overlooking the lake can be the peace you be longing for
Fishing. Fishing is a great experience but the possibility of catching and having a tilapia barbeque makes it much more satisfactory. Tilapia and cat fish are present in the lake
Bird Watching. Magoroto Forest is designated as an IBA (Important Bird Area) and is populated by numerous bird species
Forest Walk. With the dense rainforest you can walk through the forest and explore nature and its vegetation
Spice Tour. Cardamom, Black Pepper and Cloves are among the many spices that flourish in the Magoroto Estate. A spice tour gives you an opportunity to learn more about spices, how they are grown and processed.
Camping. This is the best way to truly connect with nature, you can either camp by the lake side or camp by the main house garden either way you will have stunning morning views
BBQ. Every Saturday is a BBQ night at Magoroto. With Beef, Mbuzi, Chicken or Fish available on the menu you can order and enjoy your BBQ with a cold beer at the lake side.
Factory Tour. This tour gives you an opportunity to go back into history and learn about Magoroto. This 591 hectares forest estate has a lot of history. It was opened up by German settlers 1896 long before Tanzania got independence and a long way after