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Traditional cooking class & lunch

Traditional cooking class & lunch

Duration:4.5 hours total
Includes:Food and transportation
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

My name is Mama Mary, I am a senior Maasai woman. I was born and raised in the traditional Tanzanian culture so I proudly share the heritage. Now I take passion in sharing the culture and tradition I have known all my life with other people; local and foreigners. I am a big fan of cooking local and international dishes. I believe food is one of the most important elements of a culture and cooking…
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What we’ll do

In this activity, you will get to learn about various Tanzanian and foreign-based plants and vegetables. I have a big garden of homegrown plants and vegetables that you will find very educational. After then, we will move to the kitchen where you will learn and prepare various local Tanzanian dishes from scratch. Whether you are a beginner or advanced in cooking, this activity is very well…

What else you should know

Please advice of any other unmentioned inquiry at the time of booking. If you want to spend the night or participate in other tours I an also arrange a cheap homestay option.

What I’ll provide

Food
Lunch and/or dinner is provided
Transportation
Pickup from a convenient location can be arranged

What to bring

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Where you'll be

This activity will take place at my house which is located on the outskirts of Arusha town, near Kwa Iddi area. We will go to a botanical garden exploration, the garden is around my house. After so, we will move into a cooking activity in my kitchen. You will learn to make various cooking dishes and after the dishes are ready, we will lay the table and enjoy the meal we prepared for lunch or dinner. You are welcome to spend the night at my house.

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend. It’s up to each guest to understand the ingredients being used and communicate any allergies or dietary restrictions to the host. Guests should also consider that consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry,…

More tips

Please advice of any other unmentioned inquiry at the time of booking. If you want to spend the night or participate in other tours I an also arrange a cheap homestay option.
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Traditional cooking class & lunch
4 reviews
From $25/person
4 reviews
From $25/person