It’s no surprise that Zanzibar’s is popular for tourism. Two other main industries are spices and raffia. In particular, the islands produce cloves, nutmeg, cinnamon, and black pepper. For this reason, the Zanzibar Archipelago, together with Tanzania’s Mafia Island, are sometimes called the “Spice Islands”. There are many spice farms in Zanzibar and you will visit one of them.
The trip will take you to a real organic spice farm. The spice farm guide will describe how the spice is grown and used as medication and flavor in our dishes. You gonna see spices like vanilla, cardamom, nutmeg and many more. It will be possible to touch, smell and taste the spices, herbs directly from plants. These are the freshest spices ever. Also, a tropical fruit we have in the current Zanzibar season.
Later, you will have local experience by joining cassava leaf harvesting, making coconut milk and practice the cooking. Even more, the coconut tree climber will pick up some fresh young coconut fruits to try for you. Great local experience!
The trip will end will a local spice farm lunch and after you may decide to buy spices from the farm. There is a guarantee for spice quality. Cash only.