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Kahawa Shambani-Africa Coffee Tour

Moshi, Tanzania
+255 782 324 121
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Excellent local tour for coffee lovers

I had a free day in Moshi and wanted to explore some of the countryside and as I am a coffee... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
A must do in Moshi!

We had trouble finding day trips that would involve a scenic view of mt kilimanjaro, but finding... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Liam B
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Kiliman Cultural Tourism is a community based project aimed at providing coffee growers a complementary source of income via tourism. It can be used as base for many activities and offers programmes, by a local coffee farmers themselves. The project site is located in Uru West villages, Moshi Rural district, Kilimanjaro region – Tanzania. The surrounding lush and fertile land is filled with deep valleys and gorges and is home to a tribe called Wachagga. The tourism project provide to Kilimanjaro Native Cooperative Union’s coffee farmers with additional income. This means all your expenditures on tours, meals will go directly to the local people who are involved in the project. Part of the income goes to the Village's Development Fund (VDF), an investment fund for further enhancement of the tourism project. Kiliman Cultural Tourism (Kahawa Shambani Afrika ) is registered by Tanzania Tourist Board
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Moshi, Tanzania
+255 782 324 121
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I had a free day in Moshi and wanted to explore some of the countryside and as I am a coffee addict, this trip seemed right up my alley. I booked directly via email prior to arriving and paid in cash at the end. I...More

Thank Thzeje
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had trouble finding day trips that would involve a scenic view of mt kilimanjaro, but finding this tour sounded perfect, and after our experience it didn't fail to impress! We were given Karoli as a guide for the tour and we were instantly impressed...More

Thank Liam B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We sent three wonderful, eye-opening weeks in Tanzania and one of the major highlights was our visit to this coffee cooperative. It was here we got a real feel for the people in this region and the way of life of a community striving to...More

1  Thank niallbocht
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We booked the coffee tour in the shop next to the Union Cafe and it was announced as the Kahawa Shambani coffee tour. Our tour was not like the description promised. We first had to wait for more than one hour and the promised lunch...More

Thank Felix J
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We spent the day on the coffee tour and Chagga history hike. The coffee was definitely one of the best tours/experiences that we have ever been on. They walked us through the process step by step and explained everything. Our incredible guide took the time...More

1  Thank allison t
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Was picked up at hotel and found that I was the only visitor that day. I was treated very well and shown the life of a coffee farmer in this area. I had a long talk with my farmer guide about farming and the economy...More

2  Thank Allan J
Reviewed 12 February 2017

The arranged drifer through Kahawa Shambani Africe Coffee Tour picked us up timely at our hotel and brought us to the coops communal space where we were welcomed by Kessy a coffee grower also tour guide. We spent the morning walking through the villages backroads...More

1  Thank Ratna W
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We had one day left in Moshi and we called the Union Coffee shop for a coffee tour and went on the Kahawa Shambani tour for 3 hours. We were greeted by Ksee who was our tour guide. He was so amazing and took us...More

1  Thank Michael F
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Amazing half-day Tour! Very nice, warm and welcoming people walk you around the coffee plants and the village and show you every step of the way from coffee seed to Cup! If you want to get in touch with local (agri)culture this should be on...More

1  Thank jonimahoni
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

This coffetour was an unforgettable experience! We absolutely loved it! Everywhere in Moshi people are trying to sell you coffeetours but as we felt cheated when talking to them we turned to the lonely planet book and found the number to Kahawa Shambani. They were...More

2  Thank Frej&Karin S
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Response from Allan J | Reviewed this property |
I was picked up from the hotel at about 9. The basic tour finishes with lunch but there are other activities you can do. There is a small shop there at which I purchased a small pack of coffee.