Matunda Cultural Tourism

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Matunda Cultural Tourism

The Matunda Cultural Tourism and Safari Organisation and the people of Ndombo- Mfulony-Nkoarisambu welcome you to the green slopes of Mt. Meru witness the beautiful landscape, birdlife and the rich Meru culture.

The following is on offer:

  • A glimpse of Meru culture
  • A visit to the three waterfalls in the area
  • A visit to the lush tropical vegetation at the foot of Mr. Meru
  • An opportunity to learn about the traditional uses of local vegetation
  • A taste of locally grown and roasted coffee
  • A visit to the historical and archaeological sites in the vicinity
  • A view of the snow-capped peaks of Mt. Kilimanjaro and Mt. Meru
  • A walk through Mt. Meru rainforest to enjoy and identify the endemic flora and the spectacular birdlife
  • A traditional lunch with entertainment from local dancers.
  • A post-lunch with entertainment from local dancers
  • A walk through coffee and banana plantations cultivated locally in small patches of land
  • A visit to a local brew factory to sample ‘mbege’ or banana beer, the children and partake in their games and songs

Getting there: From Arusha, drive or take a bus to Tengeru, a ride of 20 minutes. From Tengeru, take a taxi up to the Matunda office; this takes about an hour. (Income from tourist visits will be used to improve educational facilities for HIV/ AIDS orphans, homeless, abandoned and disabled children).

For further information contact:
Tel: + 255 787 482966, | + 255 732 978134
E-mail: unambwe@hotmail.com | contact@teacematunda.org
Website: www.peacematunda.org