This is one of ecotourism hotspots in Tanzania with biodiversity importance in Tanzania. This cultural tourism is located at slopes of Usambara Mountains. This area is near important wildlife game parks like mkomazi and Tsavo of Kenya. Usambara mountains cultural tourism is important place to acclimatize before climbing Kilimanjaro.
Natural places to visit are Magamba rain forest, Mazumbai forest, Mazumbai Village, Mtae village and Lushoto. Things to do are sightseeing to visit natural waterfalls, trekking to watch birds, Tea plantations, cultural tourism and Wasambaa is the tribe who live here and do agriculture produce.
Babati & Hanang Kahembe cultural tourism Tanzania description as follows:
Kahembe cultural tourism was named after famous cultural founder in Tanzania established cultural tourism in Babati and Hanang.
Babati district is located in Manyara region. Kahembe cultural tourist is located along the Arusha-Dodoma road in the Rift Valley, south of Lake Manyara Park and west from Tarangire. When tourists book northern circuit safaris Tanzania, it is easier to pay a visit to Kahembe cultural tourism through Tarangire. From Tarangire National park, distance is about 40 kms only.
Tribes which lives in Babati are barbaig, Goroa,Iraqi and mang’ati. Barbaig are local people whose traditional culture is still unchanged and unspoiled. The women wear traditional goatskin dresses and the men walk around with spears. Bird watching and small wildlife tours are amazing.
Other things to do are mount Hanang trekking and mountain biking.
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