Zesty Zanzibar fruit and spice tour
Activity: Agro Tour, Countryside Tours
Languages spoken: English
Duration: 4 hrs
Minimum age: 7
Good to know: You can only buy this activity for 12 persons at a time. If you require more places, kindly place more orders.
- Available from: 12/06/2023
- Get to know Zanzibari spice culture!
- Tour on the spice farm
- Try your skills as an African farmer
All about the trip
This sharing tour includes a spice tour on a local farm, and afterwards a tour in a nearby village. A local woman will show you how she does farming, and together you will collect cassava leaves for a local coconut milk-based sauce. You will cook the sauce together in her outdoor kitchen, and then eat a whole delicious local lunch in the village, sitting down, as Zanzibaris traditionally do.
We leave from Stone Town (or anywhere else when agreed) and start with a tour on the spice farm. You will smell & taste different spices and fruits, and learn how they are cultivated and used. You will also get cultural insights about how they are used in Swahili cuisine, medication and as beauty products.
Then you can enjoy some fresh seasonal fruits before heading to the nearby village with a car (5 mins ride). Short walking tour in the village, to see how the houses are built and how people live. Then we meet a local woman who will show how she cultivates cassava, and you can also try your skills as an African farmer. We collect some cassava leaves and head to her home for an outdoor kitchen cooking lesson.
The vegetarian sauce requires first to make coconut milk from fresh coconuts, which is the base of many Swahili foods. Then we cook the vegetables and eat the sauce with a locally cooked delicious lunch outside.
What is included in the price
- Transfers from Stone Town
- Local Profesional Guide ( German, Arabic, Russian, English, Italian, French, Polish, Spanish)
- Cooking lesson with lunch
- Exotic fruits tasting
- Tea and dinking water
What is not included in the price
- Guide service fee
- Driver service fee
- Any private expenses
- Addtional transfer fee out of Stone Town
This activity is organised by Jollic Adventure Tour, 4 apt. Flawing Street, The Grand Avenue, Liverpool, 33342, United Kingdom, +1-3524-3356, email@example.com.
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Do you have a question or need more information about the activity?
You can reach our European office between 9am and 5pm CET on weekdays and between 11am and 5pm on weekends and holidays.
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