The people of Ilkidingà lives at the foot hills of Mount Meru offer you a view into the culture of the Wa-Arusha tribe and welcome you in local households. Take relaxing walks through the crop fields, enjoying the bird songs. Hike along narrow footpaths, crossing canyons and climbing small hills. Eat a delicious traditional meal and tea prepared by Mainyoito Women Group. Come and hike around the village at the foot of Mount Meru where the sound of the rivers, birds and people are in harmony.
Start with a visit to Sembeo´s Boma where several traditionally built roundhouses give you an idea of how an extended family lives together. Sembeo will show how traditional Maasai knives are made. Walking through the fields of crops and enjoying the view overlooking Arusha town at Ilkisongo you will reach the house of the traditional healer. He will be ready to answer all your questions and give you an advice if you need it. From there you head on the narrow Njeche Canyon where abundant tropical plants cover caves and rocky walls After the walk it is time to rest with a refreshing cup of the traditional tea made by Mama Naomi, it is so delicious that you must taste it. At the end of the tour a visit to the Mainyoito Women Group is worthwhile. They reduce traditional Maasai jewels and mitungi, (the clay pots) used to collect water.