Makunduchi History and Culture Tour

While you’re in Zanzibar, get a taste of Big Island history and culture on this shore excursion. Learn about the history of Zanzibar at Makunduchi Village – an ancient Zanzibar village of Hadimu peoples. Visit the entire village of Makunduchi, where Persian religion became the first to dominate than Islam. Finish your day at Kigaeni beach where you can see the beautiful view of the Indian Ocean.

           Zanzibar Shore Excursion:

Makunduchi History and Culture Tour

Tour Highlights

  • Covered by Zanziplanet’s worry-free policy: guaranteed on-time return to your hotel.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off.
  • Learn about cultural heritage of Makunduchi, kanga civilization and its power.
  • Learn about the nature of Mwakakogwa Festival originated from Persia.
  • Admire beautiful, charming hospitality by the villagers and their way of life.
  • Historical and cultural tour of Makunduchi Village.

The Biggest Village isn’t only breathtaking scenery and beaches – it also has a history and culture just waiting to be explored on a remote villages. On this historical and cultural tour of Makunduchi, you’ll discover the kanga civilization, the local medical treatment and the economic activities by the villagers, or women economic initiatives.
Continue your historical journey to discover the origin of Mwakakogwa Festival, including events of creating huge bonfire and mock fights, the women’s love songs, and the blessing from the ancestor’s God.

Finish your shore excursion at the Kigaeni Beach where you will take a deep breath, then sunbath, swim and experience the fishing activities pushed by monsoon winds.


Worry-free Shore Excursion:
We will ensure your timely return back to your hotel. If weather condition is bad before the tour and you are unable attend this activity, the tour will be arranged next day, and if the weather remains the same condition, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.

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Additional Information


  • Transport by deluxe air-conditioned coach
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop off


  • Souvenirs
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
  • This shore excursion can be booked by every visitor.

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