Tangawizi Spice Farm, Zanzibar

Tangawizi Spice Farm - A Quick Overview


Address: Near Dole Mosque, Tanzania, Zanzibar

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Time Required: 02:00 Hrs

Timings: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

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About Tangawizi Spice Farm, Zanzibar

A trip to the Spice Island of the World is incomplete without learning about the most valuable produce on the archipelago. Tangawizi Spice Farm offers guided tours to one of the spice farms in the interior of Zanzibar. Here you can learn about the cultivation of spices like nutmeg, cinnamon, vanilla, black pepper etc. There are several tropical fruits like jackfruits, tangerines, mango etc. grown alongside. You can also spot coffee plantations on this farm. The farm hosts a spice meal for visitors. This meal is had in the local style sitting cross legged under the plantation shade. You will be offered spice tea along with the meal. If you wish to be more artistic, you can get your hands painted with exquisite designs made from henna. You can either get the designs drawn from the locals or create your own design on your hands and feet.

Tangawizi Spice Farm Information

  • You are most likely to see spices depending upon the season you are visiting.
  • Be sure to make reservations if you want to have lunch on the farm.

How To reach Tangawizi Spice Farm by Public Transport

  • You can hire a car or a taxi to reach here.

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Tangawizi Spice Farm, Zanzibar Reviews

  • Opportunity to get to know most of the spices and exotic tastes available on earth with ease. Got the chance to tase cinnamon and kinds directly cut from its trees. You can also shop a wide variety of spices and aromas specially prepared and bottled up, might be the freshest you'll ever get.

  • You must do the tours with a local who know the agriculture, I recommend Hatib from stone town ask the concierge peace at Zanzibar hotel . It’s very interesting organic farm

  • A lot of learning about spices and fruits in a short time. You leave with a better understanding of the sources of spices and food, and you have a fun time learning about them.

  • Good place for a 1 to 2 hour tour.

  • Fun and informative tour. My wife and kids loved it. It lasted about 2.5 hours and I could have used about an hour. But I'm not into spices. I think the wife and kids would give it five stars. Our guide was great.

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