Uzi Island & Muyuni Village Tour
Traditions & Culture of Zanzibar
”Uzi Island & Muyuni Village Tour ” is a special full day experience recommended to all guests who are interested in remote lives, customs and traditions. Uzi Island can only be reached during low tide via a 2km coral rock road through a diverse mangrove forest. Lean back, enjoy the remarkable drive and listen to the guides’ explanation of the importance of the mangrove ecosystem.
While on Uzi you will explore a typical village and our guide will create a supportive environment for the visitors to directly interact with the community.
The tour will bring you to Muyuni Village as well, where the people still follow strictly their culture, norms and traditions. Visit “The Ngonga Cave” which is a natural sculptured gem into underground halls, chambers and tunnels and watch and experience the traditional rituals in the site.
Just like not enough, the tour will take you around an amazing village to experience traditional coir making, makuti plating, baskets and mats weaving. The visitors will also have an opportunity to visit a local school to acquit with local education system.
Operational days: Mondays - Thursdays
Sat: 08:30 – 13:00