Peace Matunda is a nonprofit organization committed to the development and education of Tanzanian children.
Tour revenue will provide Tanzanian children with a better education and help them uncover their talents and creative outlets.
Any day by appointment
1 to 30
Medium (2-5 miles/ 3-8 km walking distance, some physical effort)
Clothing & Equipment
Binoculars, Camera, Change of clothes, Comfortable shoes for walking, Hat, Mosquito repellent, Sunscreen lotion, Clothes covering most of your body to suit the culture
Visit coffee and banana plantations owned by local people. Interact with families producing local brew by using finger millet and banana. Hike to the Lodemi waterfalls; one of the most beautiful waterfalls on the slopes of Mount Meru (one-hour hike). Taste home-cooked traditional lunch at Matunda Cultural Tourism home base, and try our freshly made coffee. The coffee is locally grown and will be processed in front of you; from the newly picked beans to your coffee cup.
Tour price includes breakfast, lunch, and roundtrip transportation.
Peace Matunda School and Orphanage, Arusha, AR, Tanzania
Peace Matunda is located on the Moshi-Arusha Road about 14 km from the center of Arusha Town. At the junction called Sangisi (before you reach Tengeru when coming from Arusha), opposite of NatOil Petrolstation, you will see the signboard. You will have to take a rough road to Mount Meru for 6 km. There are signboards all the way to Peace Matunda.
To offer a holistic education, focusing on the mental, spiritual, physical and social faculties of children.
Help achieve the millennium goal through educational opportunities in the Arusha area.
Create a sense of entrepreneurship, self-empowerment, project formulation, implementation, and monitoring.
Create employment opportunities in the surrounding Arusha area.
Develop children’s talent and creativity.
Education for service: students will be required to participate in various community services including talks on health and hygiene, and management and conservation of the environment.