Georgetown Black MBA-
Trek to Tanzania
December 15th-23rd, 2017
As a Georgetown MBA students you will have opportunity for educational and authentic cultural experiences in Tanzania. Through company visits with local businesses, students will learn first-hand how business is conducted in Africa with the help of Georgetown Alumni network in Dar es Salaam. For leisure, students will experience life in the wild via Safari trip, learn about various cultures from everyday people, give back to a community organization but also get to relax on the white sand beaches of Zanzibar.
Depart your home on December 13or 14, 2017
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Formally called "Mzizima" (Kiswahili for "healthy town") has it was a coastal fishing village on the periphery of Indian Ocean trade routes in the 19th century. Dar es Salaam is now the largest city of Tanzania and one of the largest cities in eastern Africa by population, as well as a regionally important economic center and will be our hub during our trip.
Friday December 15th, 2017
Arrive in Dar es Salaam + pick up from Airport to Curious on Tanzania (COT) House + Welcome dinner
Road Trip to Southern Tanzania
Angalia Tented Camps
Evening of Dec 16th
Standard Room on a Full Board basis for 1night.
Safari Game Park
Morning of Dec 17th
After breakfast, descend to the fascinating Mikumi National Park. Spend the day game viewing in one of the most spectacular places on earth! Photographic opportunities are abundant, and one often sees four of the Big Five in a short time.
Enjoy a picnic lunch alongside one of the oldest trees, called the tree of life or the Baobab tree whilst soaking up the magnificent scenery.
Road Trip to Dar
Afternoon Dec 17th
Monday December 18th, 2017
Dar Local Business Tour
Business as in Dar es Salaam
Tuesday December 19th, 2017
Dar es Salaam is the largest city of Tanzania and one of the largest cities in eastern Africa by population, as well as a regionally important economic center. You will visit 2-3 organizations or business to speak with.
Breakfast then visit a business or organization of choice
Hosted by Georgetown Alumni network in Dar es Salaam
The Zanzibar Experience
Tourism is promoted as the major sector of Zanzibar Economy whichgenerate foreign exchange earnings, employment opportunities, stimulate local6 economy, support other sectors such as agriculture, small scale handcraft industry,and above all as away of economic diversification
Morning: December 20th
After breakfast, get ready for 10am pick up to head to the ferry for a 12:30pm ride to Zanzibar. Arrive at 2:30pm in Stone Town + check in
Afternoon: December 21st
After a local Swahili lunch- Explore the rich history of Stone Town. Visit the slave sites, the old fort and churches. Take a walk through the narrow streets for a Zanzibari Local market Tour + Zanzibar doors.
Future of Tourism
Furahi Day in Zanzibar
December 22nd: The disappearing island experience
10AM: Take boat ride to explore Prison Island and discover the rich history then head to Sand bank to relax, swim + enjoy a freshly caught seafood meal on the beach | Lunch included. Return at 3pm to relax and then get ready for food Crawl dinner in the old city of Stone Town.
Night at Maru Maru Hotel
December 23rd: Take 9am ferry back to Dar es Salaam
End of trek + Departure day
1night at tented Lodge
2nights at COT House (Double occupancy)
3 nights at Maru Maru Hotel
Have questions? Email us at Curiousontanzania@gmail.com
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