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Zanzibar Spices and Heritage Centre

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spice island

interesting short walk to see the spice plants and trees available. coconut drink and show by the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Linda M
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Troy, Illinois
seeing different spice plants since i have only seen the end/processed product.

Having a great guide is key at the Zanzibar spice and heritage centre because without a guide you... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
ndizoo
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Gaborone, Botswana
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Zanzibar Spices and Heritage Center is an authentic spice farm of Zanzibar where we grow traditionnally a vast range of spices and tropical plants following organic farming principles. We organize spice tours with our enthusiastic guide. Come...more
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Kidichi, West district, Tanzania
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+255 777 414 461
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Reviewed 1 week ago

interesting short walk to see the spice plants and trees available. coconut drink and show by the "the butterfly man' as he climbs and slings. locals make items of interest from the available spices, wanted to purchase spices but our trip was so quick that...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Linda M
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Having a great guide is key at the Zanzibar spice and heritage centre because without a guide you would just walk around staring at trees and not knowing which one is which. The guide we had was thorough and he really made us enjoy our...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank ndizoo
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the culture of Stone Town and the rich history Zanzibar has to offer from beautiful buildings and shops to freddy murcury’s home finishing off on the spice farms we guessed our way through...smelling, tasting and taking in the richness of the land! Another...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank tjhusie
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

One od The best place ever. Our Guide Has shown us everything and explain how does every plant grows. Great Time with amazing people. Every question Has had a Long answer. Now we know almost everything about Zanzibar!!! I recomend Mustafa Kassimu. His Phone: +255773915006....More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank KarolinaD1636
Reviewed February 22, 2018

Here you can find the best spices. People from around the world come to select ang take away with them to their country the spice available from here.

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank Ranjan K
Reviewed October 5, 2017

a very interesting and knowledge experience, almost two hours guided tour, a lot of spices and trees.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Haim D
Reviewed August 2, 2017

I have never been to a Spice Farm before. The guides that show you around are fun and know a lot about spices. Be aware they are all going to charge you extra tips by the end of the tour.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank MAldrigui
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

Our guide took us here. We enjoyed it alot . It was interesting to see tropikal fruits and herbs on tree. Our guide showed and explained everything . You need a guide to tell things there . Enjoy it :)

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank durefsan
Reviewed March 12, 2017

First, to be clear, there isn't one single place that does spice tours... Instead lots of small farms / people in Kidichi have propped up tours for tourists as demand for these have risen - Beware: most are tourist trap!!! You will likely to be...More

Date of experience: March 2017
14  Thank luigidE9627ZT
Reviewed February 12, 2017

Average interesting guided tour through spice garden made for tourists. Locals trying to sell ordinary stuff for high prices and getting tip from the visitors.

Date of experience: December 2016
3  Thank vegaholu
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