A socially conscious enterprise opened in 2007, Shanga & Shanga Foundation hosts workshops allowing disabled locals to turn recycled materials into quality crafts. The onsite store sells most of the produced items, including bracelets and necklaces that make ideal gifts and souvenirs. Plan to visit Shanga & Shanga Foundation and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Arusha attractions using our Arusha trip itinerary planning site.
Tours To Shanga & Shanga Foundation
A Day Trip to Arusha Shanga River House Lunch Crafts Store BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $128
Duration: 2 days
24 Hours in Arusha—Arusha Museum, Cultural Heritage, Maasai Market, Shanga BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $156
Duration: 10 hours
Visit Arusha Shanga, Gift and Workshop and Foundation BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $109
Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes
Shanga & Shanga Foundation Reviews
Shanga is the Swahili word for bead. We had a great time on our tour with the disabled workers at Shanga, an Elewana initiative based at Arusha Coffee Lodge. The workshop was a hive of creative... more »
This is a great experience with high-quality (mostly-)affordable products. Take the free tour, it only takes about twenty minutes. It's obviously a very well-run organization. It's also right next to.... more »
This place is cool. What is interesting is that the physically challenged people do all the art here. Beautiful!
I love that they are doing recycling of glass, and keeping the environment clean one glass at a time. If you have time pass by here and trust me your day would feel even better.
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