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TENGERU CULTURAL TOURISM ENTERPRISE: Presentation at Responsible Tourism Partnerships Workshop: Arusha – 3 June 2010. By: Brightson Lema Guide: Tengeru Cultural Tourism. Introduction. Tengeru Cultural Tourism Enterprise is located 12km east of Arusha town on Arusha / Moshi Rd

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By brightson lema guide tengeru cultural tourism

TENGERU CULTURAL TOURISM ENTERPRISE: Presentation at Responsible Tourism Partnerships Workshop: Arusha – 3 June 2010

By:

Brightson Lema

Guide: Tengeru Cultural Tourism


Introduction

Introduction

  • Tengeru Cultural Tourism Enterprise is located 12km east of Arusha town on Arusha / Moshi Rd

  • It is within a community of 420 households belonging to the Meru tribe

  • Community is engaged in small sustainable farming and dairy keeping

  • TCTE is one of 28 enterprises under Tanzania Tourist Board’s Cultural Tourism Programme which it joined in 2005


Activities

Activities

  • Nature tours

  • Lake Duluti

  • Water falls

    • Midawe

    • Kimundo

  • Mt Meru Forest

  • Historical tours

  • First missionaries

    graveyard

  • 2nd World War (Polish refugees) graveyard


Activities cont d

Activities: cont’d

  • Daily community activities

  • Coffee farm tour

  • Pottery centre

  • Hair braiding

  • Vegetable market

  • Banana fibre handicrafts

    > Organic agricultural farms


Activities cont d1

Activities: cont’d

  • Environmental conservation

  • Tree planting – at water sources, schools, hills

  • Distribution of tree seedlings

  • Soil erosion control

  • Environmental awareness campaigns


Benefits to the community

Benefits to the community

  • Direct income: coordinator, guides, women group (food & home stay services), farmers, security guards, farm produce suppliers

  • Indirect income: community projects – Mavinuni Primary School, tree nursery, support to orphanages

  • Outreach programme – HIV affected people

    Village development funds/donations generated: 2006 – 2009: USD 12,550-


Challenges

Challenges

  • Shortage of skills

  • Shortage of quality accommodation facilities

  • Shortage of promotional material

  • Inconsistent work force

  • Tour operators’ complaints on tour fees

  • Lack of quality control systems for cultural tourism products in the country


Thank you welcome to tengeru

Thank you & welcome to Tengeru!


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