Arusha Town Tour

Exploring Arusha town offers an opportunity to discover the cultural heritage, bustling markets, and scenic attractions of this vibrant city in Tanzania.

Departure from Accommodation: Begin your Arusha town tour in the morning after breakfast. Depart from your accommodation, whether it’s a hotel, lodge, or guesthouse, and head towards the city centre.

Arusha Declaration Museum: Start your tour with a visit to the Arusha Declaration Museum, located within the historic building where Tanzania’s first president, Julius Nyerere, made the famous Arusha Declaration in 1967. Explore the exhibits showcasing the country’s struggle for independence and the principles of socialism.

Central Market (Soko Kuu): Head to the bustling Central Market, also known as Soko Kuu, to experience the vibrant atmosphere of local commerce. Browse through stalls selling fresh produce, spices, crafts, and souvenirs, and engage with local vendors.

Old German Boma: Visit the Old German Boma, a historic building constructed during the German colonial period. Learn about the colonial history of Arusha and its significance in the region’s development.

Lunch at a local restaurant: Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant, sampling authentic Tanzanian cuisine such as nyama choma (grilled meat), ugali (maize porridge), or pilau (spiced rice). Experience the flavors of Tanzania while mingling with locals and fellow travelers.

Cultural Heritage Centre: Explore the Cultural Heritage Centre, a renowned destination for arts, crafts, and cultural experiences. Browse through galleries showcasing traditional Tanzanian artworks, sculptures, jewelers, and textiles. Witness demonstrations of local craftsmanship, including wood carving, batik making, and beadwork.

Relaxation at the hotel: If time allows head to a viewpoint such as the top of the Gran Melia Hotel for panoramic views of the city and a stunning sunset.

Reflect on the day’s discoveries and cultural encounters, and perhaps plan your next adventure in Tanzania.

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Arusha town tour