Ethno-Botanic Tour (2 hours)
The tour starts at the CBO office then takes a round walk in the
Bush where various herbs will be identified and its medicinal content
explained by the Maasai warriors. Get to know various herbs that
treat various diseases such as fever, malaria, pneumonia, chest
complications, sterility and their use. Learn how to prepare various
herbal plants ready to consume.
Herding Tour (2 hours)
The tour is conducted in different areas and seasons of the year
due to livestock pasture rotation. Tourist will get to visit the
Maasai herding cattles where an opportunity to learn about livestock
keeping and ways to look for green pastures around is guaranteed.
Visitors will get to see and appreciate division of labor amongthe
family members in taking care of the livestock.cattles are the main
Maasai economic activity and the centre of their culture. The tour
is done in the evening as the livestock are about to get back into
a boma where milking activities and heading cattles in their respective
kraals takes place.
Where to stay
Accommodation is based into permanent tented camps,logdes and mobile
tents. For more information
visit Engaresero website.
Tour Guides: The guides of the
Engaresero CBO are from the Engaresero community who are well trained
and speaks English. They offer good service and share nice stories
that will print a memory in your life.
Reservations: Various excursions
and tours can be made at Tanzania Tourist Board-Tourist Information
Office in Arusha or tour operator/ travel agent/ lodge or hotel
Getting there: Engaresero can
be accessible by road form Arusha town. From Arusha bus terminal
there daily public buses which leave once per day to Loliondo. Get
off at Engaresero; it takes 6 hours from Arusha to Engaresero which
lies 220km North Western of Arusha.
For further information:
Please contact the Co-coordination unit of Tanzania
Tel: + 255 27 2050025
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com