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Rock city

Climbing the Gangilonga Rock is a unique experience to see amazing sunsets and enjoy a marvelous... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
davidboselie
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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Great view but disorganized

We walked up the rock and we could not fidn anyone, so we just climbed it. We enjoyed the view for... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
Mmerlot
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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28 Aug 2018
“Rock city”
25 Jun 2018
“Great view but disorganized”
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Climbing the Gangilonga Rock is a unique experience to see amazing sunsets and enjoy a marvelous view on Iringa city

Thank davidboselie
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We walked up the rock and we could not fidn anyone, so we just climbed it. We enjoyed the view for a little and then somebody appeared asking to pay a ticket as supposedly we should have bought the ticket in an office in town-...More

Thank Mmerlot
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Walk was 1-2 hours to the top and back. Nice view from the top! Rock itself had a lot of graffiti on it but the story of the speaking rock was nice to hear. We went with a guide since we heard that muggings sometimes...More

Thank bobje001
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Huge must see! Views from the top are incredible you feel like your on top of the world! Doesn't take long to get up but it is steep on the way back down - would recommend some good shoes for the hike!

Thank Briony L
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

it was a 20 to 30 minute walk from the city. You have a realy nice view over the whole town. The nicest time for the spot is the sunset. In the past it was dangerous to go there because of raids. But now there...More

Thank Florian H
Reviewed 2 December 2015

I went with a bunch of friends to the rock and had a lovely time at the top where we hung out and took pictures of Iringa. You can see all over Iringa and it's a nice place to relax. It would have been harder...More

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 26 November 2015

The speaking stone! what a wonderful rock and interesting hystorical site.....with a very nice walk from iringa center you can reach the gangilonga stone.....go with some friends, it will be more relaxing! I went at sunset...magical!

Thank Pit B
Reviewed 19 July 2015

The rocky landscape of Iringa includes Gangilonga Rock, it has nice views across the whole of Iringa, it's a short walk up to the top. Due to past security issues, a security post has been built and a small fee (5,000tsh) is apparently now charged...More

Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 1 July 2015

This rock is so nice and wondeful history from hehe trbu it was using by spritual solving problem when talk with rock or stone,and very good viewers,sunset and sunrise.

Thank 413michael
Reviewed 3 December 2014

A good place to walk pass by shrubs and have and listen to sound of birds, it was a good experience for me. The interesting part is when you see the rock and want to reach the top, just a small and narrow stip rocky...More

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