Zanzibar Traditional Cooking Class


4 Hours (Approximately)

Max Group Size

100 People

Minimum Age

Children with 3 Years & Above

Meeting & Pickup

Any place of stay in Zanzibar


Warmly welcome to join our Zanzibar traditional cooking class, with originality from our ancestors, all the cooking tools are copied from our old times when our grandparents enjoyed good days with food around the coast of Zanzibar. Cooking class with vegetable and spices harvesting on the farm will give you an insight into the uses of spices in food and also as medicines! The lessons are extremely informative and full of learning and practice time.

Tour Highlights

  • Learn about spices, local herbs, origins and the medicinal uses
  • Designed for those who want to create delicious Swahili meals
  • Walking tour of Zanzibar spice farms and plantations
  • Introduction to local spices grown on the Island
  • Each session is followed by lunch or dinner
  • Suitable for individuals and groups
  • Hands-on cooking lessons


  • Pick up and drop off from your hotel in private car with air condition from Stone Town Area
  • Service of Informative, friendly and Experienced Professional Tour guide
  • Waiting Charge, Fuel Surcharges & Service Fees
  • Lunch or Dinner at the Spice Farm
  • VAT (18% charged by the Government)
  • All Entrances Fees
  • Drinks & Beverages (Champagne, Spirits, Premium Brands and Cigars)
  • Travel/Medical Insurance if needed
  • Gratuities for Guides/Drivers (please tip separately)
  • Any domestic connection flights on arrival or departure
  • Expenses of a personal Nature

Tour Plan

What You Can Expect

Take a tour with your chef through Darajani for a market tour and learn about our culture of buying, after shopping we will a private transfer to Dole village in the central part of Zanzibar for the spice tour. A guided walking tour passes through villages and spice plantations to harvest some of the ingredients with the Chef, and back to the class where we will cook together three courses, and dessert. A walk through the farms as spice farms workers climb trees, seeks out specific plants and cuts off various barks, letting you see, feel and taste everything. You will be decorated with palm-leaf accessories such as ties, rings, bracelets and glasses. At the Spice farms you will have an opportunity to taste some of the exotic fruits of Zanzibar.

At the end of the hands-on cooking session, we sit down around and enjoy the 4-course meal together. our program runs throughout the year and can be joined by people of all ages. Our cooking classes are divided into two parts, cooking class and harvesting of organic vegetables and cooking class with spice tour. Duration 3 - 4 hours, it takes place once each day.

Tour Map


There are no reviews yet.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.

$25.00 $50.00
Booking Form
$60.00 /total
$0.00 /total
$120.00 /total
$0.00 /total
$145.00 /total
$0.00 /total
$60.00 /total
$0.00 /total
$120.00 /total
$0.00 /total
$145.00 /total
$0.00 /total
Min - Max (Persons) Adult Price Children Price
1 - 1 $50.00 $25.00
2 - 2 $30.00 $15.00
3 - 4 $25.00 $12.00
5 - 6 $20.00 $10.00
7 - 12 $15.00 $7.00
13 - 100 $10.00 $5.00