Experience the charm of Tanzania's people first-hand. There are many sites scattered throughout the country where you can spend from Â½ day to a week or more with one of the more than 120 distinct ethnic groups making up the population. These are in places of great natural beauty, enabling you to combine your cultural experience with short or long walking safaris in the surrounding area. Whether you choose a short day-trip or prefer to immerse yourself in the culture of village life, you are guaranteed memories you will treasure forever.
Your visits directly help to support these villages in their desire to become more self-sufficient and to preserve their indigenous cultures and aid environmental conservation efforts. Cultural Tourism Programme Sites Babati and Hanang, Engaruka, Ilkiding'a, Gezaulole, Kisangara, Longido, Machame, Mamba and Marangu, Mbeya, Mkuru, Mto wa Mbu, Mulala, Ng'Iresi, Northern Pare Mts,. Pangani, Southern Pare Mts., Western Usambaras.
Monduli Mts. Become a part of a traditional Maasai village for three or more days in the Monduli Mountains, just south of Arusha town. By joining their village, you will experience their culture and daily activities and enjoy the natural surroundings. All this accompanied by expert guides who will share their knowledge and dedication to the preservation of the Maasai culture with you. This is a primitive camping experience you will remember forever!