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Spice up your excursion to Jozani National Park with a visit to the MOTO Workshop and Ukili Museum in Pete.

Learn to design and batik your own t-shirt, sheet or table cloth, have a go at weaving on a wooden loom, or plait a strip of ukili and finish the afternoon with a delicious traditional Zanzibar lunch. Families, groups and school classes are welcome.

Please make your booking! phone:+255 (0)773 031 178  or +255 (0)777 466 304

Learn everything about the history of the art of plaiting in Zanzibar in our Ukili Museum.

Guided tour through our Ukili museum.

Zanzibar women explain the art of plaiting ukili.

You can learn how to plait the strips which, when sewn together, make a basket.

Master weavers on the looms, weaving soft fabrics for kikois.

Khadija explains the use and benefits of clay ovens.

Khadija prepares lunch on our wood saving clay stove

After the workshop and museum tour a delicious Zanzibari lunch.

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