Tanzania Cultural Tourism
Experience the charm of the friendly Tanzanian people first-hand. There are several cultural heritage sites scattered throughout the country where you can spend from ½ day to a week with one of the 120 distinct ethnic groups making up the population. At the sites you will encounter natural beauty, including rain forests, big waterfalls, magnificent views, lots of wildlife, and, of course, the charming Tanzanians themselves! Your cultural tour will directly support the villages’ desire to become more self-sufficient, preserve their indigenous culture, and aid environmental conservation efforts.
Tanzania Cultural Tourism Program Sites include :
Engaruka, Ilkiding’a, Gezaulole, Kisangara, Longido, Machame, Mamba and Marangu, Mkuru, Mto wa Mbu, Mulala, Ng’Iresi, Northern Pare Mts, Southern Pare Mts., Western Usambara and , Coffee Tour – Marangu/Moshi .
The tours are available for half day, full day, and two/three/four days:
VISIT AND HUNTING WITH THE BUSHMEN
Hunting with the Bushmen has been one of the most exciting experience as described by our esteem clients. You talk of listening to the bushmen utter their click language which at times sound like bird calls, follow the bushmen as their move fast and carefully toward their intended pray, which could be a dik dik, a Baboon or Monkey or a Zebra. They are so good in their hunting with arrows that they would in fact shoot down a flying bird from the sky.
DATOGA CULTURAL TOUR
A visit o the Datoga villages is another exciting cultural tour at Lake Eyasi. The Datoga also known as Tatoga is the ethnic group found around Lake Eyasi. Datoga includes other Sub – tribes most of which are pastoral tribes, widely known as the Barbaig. Their colorful dressing is very similar to the Masai, they can be differentiated by their facial decoration tattoos