4 Days - 3 Nights Cultural Tour Experience

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Program itinerary

  • Discover Maasai & Chaga people.
  • Learning about people\'s lifestyles and cultures.
  • Tasting local foods & local brews.
  • Coffee Arabica preparation and tasting.
  • Discover banana.
  • Nature experience.
  • Travel with locals.
  • Homestay experience.

  • 1

    Day 1: Discovering the Chagga Tribe in Mkuu Village, Rombo


    After breakfast, embark on a journey from your Boma hotel to Mkuu village, where you'll be immersed in the vibrant culture of the Chagga tribe. Your day will commence with a lively Chagga traditional dance, a heartwarming experience where you'll dance alongside local Chagga women. This dance will introduce you to the spirited rhythm of the Chagga people.

    In Mkuu village, you'll also have the opportunity to explore Chagga cultural artifacts that chronicle the historical development and technological prowess of the tribe. These objects offer insights into the rich heritage of the Chagga people, showcasing their artistic and innovative achievements over the years.

    Your journey will then take you to a remarkable Chagga bolt hole, a man-made cave that served as a sanctuary for the Chagga people during tumultuous times. You'll have the unique opportunity to venture inside and learn about the ingenious pre-war techniques that Chagga people employed for their survival.

    Continuing your cultural exploration, you'll visit a Chagga family known for brewing banana beer, a cherished local tradition. Here, you'll witness the art of banana beer production and even get a taste of this authentic local brew. After this delightful experience, relish a hot, homemade local lunch.

    As evening descends, immerse yourself in the vibrant nightlife of the village at local pubs. Your day concludes with an overnight stay in Mkuu village, offering a deeper connection with the Chagga community.

  • 2

    Day 2: Nature Walk in Rau Forest Reserve near Moshi


    • Discover the monkey’s forest near Moshi.
    • Enjoy and breathe fresh air.
    • Enjoy a delicious home-cooked hot lunch


    On the second day of your adventure, the focus shifts to the natural beauty of the region as you head to Rau Forest Reserve, located near Moshi. This picturesque setting promises an enchanting experience in nature.

    Your journey will commence at 9:30 am, following a hearty breakfast. Drive to the Rau Eco & Cultural Tourism office, where your guide will lead you to the Rau groundwater forest reserve. This forest, nestled in the heart of nature, will immerse you in the tranquility of the wild.

    As you stroll through the forest, you'll encounter the charming Colobus guereza and Sykes Monkeys, indigenous to this region. Additionally, you'll discover native trees with traditional medicinal uses, deepening your connection to the local culture and their use of natural resources.

    During your exploration, take a moment to witness rice farming and enjoy the refreshing taste of coconut water. A hot, locally prepared lunch will energize you for the day ahead.

    In an eco-conscious effort, you'll also participate in the "One Trip - One Tree" campaign. Here, you can personally contribute to protecting the forest, fighting climate change, and absorbing carbon dioxide by planting a tree.

    As the day concludes, your adventure continues with a night tour of Moshi town. You'll spend the night at a homestay, savoring local cuisine and hospitality.

  • 3

    Day 3: Lyamungo Cultural Experience: Bananas and Coffee in Lyamungo Village


    Day three begins with breakfast at 8:00 am, followed by a drive from Moshi town to Lyamungo Chagaa village. This leg of your journey promises to be a captivating exploration of local agriculture and culinary traditions.

    Upon arriving in Lyamungo, you'll be introduced to the beauty of the village, starting with a comprehensive banana tour. This experience will immerse you in the world of bananas, from cultivation and diverse uses to cooking methods. You'll also have the opportunity to learn about various medicinal plants indigenous to the area.

    A highlight of your day will be the preparation and tasting of Kilimanjaro coffee, meticulously crafted to perfection. This aromatic experience will engage all your senses.

    As the sun sets, dinner and accommodation await at a homestay in Lyamungo village, offering an authentic taste of local life and hospitality.

  • 4

    Day 4: Exploring Maasai Culture in Rundugai Village


    • A visit to the real Maasai village outside tourist crowds.
    • Dress like a Maasai.
    • Dance with Maasai.
    • Swimming at Kikuletwa hotsprings.


    The tour starts at 09:00 am
    On the fourth day, your journey takes you to Rundugai village, a place where the vibrant Maasai culture comes to life outside the usual tourist crowds. Your adventure commences at 9:00 am, following a hearty breakfast.

    As you drive to Rundugai Cultural Tourism office, you'll have a brief introduction to what lies ahead. Your exploration in Rundugai will introduce you to the age-set system, the cornerstone of Maasai culture.

    This immersive cultural experience allows you to interact with the Maasai people, fostering cultural exchange and understanding. Feel free to ask questions and engage in dances with the local community. A midday break will be marked by a hearty local lunch.

    Following your cultural exploration, the day concludes with a refreshing swim at Kikuletwa hot springs, a delightful way to unwind and rejuvenate.

  • 5

    Day 5: End of the Tour and Customization Options


    This marks the end of your enriching cultural experience tour, but there are possibilities to extend your stay and explore additional activities within each cultural tourism program. Feel free to discuss with your tour organizers to tailor the itinerary to your preferences and interests. Your journey has been a celebration of the Chagga and Maasai tribes, their traditions, and the captivating beauty of Tanzania's landscapes.

Skill Level Required

Normal physical health is required, swimming skills

Equipment needed

Not specified

Meals and Drinks

Children Options

Transfer Options

Transfer included in the price

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