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Great shop

Really good shop with lots of different hand made items from local fabric and very friendly owner... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ivanovic P
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African print backpack

I love my back pack! Perfect for weekend getaways! And the customer care is fantastic! Thank you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Genevieve N
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Aromas of Zanzibar is a forward thinking and progressive textile goods company featuring handmade products produced exclusively in Zanzibar. Our timeless products are lovingly crafted to complement and facilitate, as well as enhance, contemporary...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Gizenga street | House No 360, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
+255 716 097 681
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from US$400.00
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really good shop with lots of different hand made items from local fabric and very friendly owner. Had really nice shopping

Thank Ivanovic P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love my back pack! Perfect for weekend getaways! And the customer care is fantastic! Thank you Rizu!!!

Thank Genevieve N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great shop run by a Great Guy! Excellent selection of Items ALL locally hand crafted with precise workmanship! The Quality is extremely good unlike the other locally made accessories we saw in Zanzibar. A must Visit

Thank Mo K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best shpo ever in Zanzibar ... Everything is perfect especially the customer care👌 ...i just can say keep it up

Thank Numan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The store has unique style of making things by hand. Once me and my friends bought a school bag and money pouch. They make different kind of things like school bags, money pouch, diaries, etc. The owner is friendly, highly recommended

Thank nixhussein
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Walking into this store was beyond exciting. From being able to witness local artists in action to seeing finished products all locally made, I spent hours finding the perfect take home items for my family and friends. The owner was willing to spend time engaged...More

Thank ShemineG
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

In the last months I’ve been to Rizwans shop a couple of times - and I’ve never been disappointed. I could tell him the ideas I had for the new fabric I found and he turned them into reality. (Asante sana kaka!) He works quickly...More

Thank AnevanZ
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Fantastic shop with creative design. Manufactured goods on site. Friendly. We will defintely return.

Thank Sven B
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Very creative hand made shop with lovely owner Rizwan, and he has clever gift ideas or things to take home as unique gifts from zanzibar culture. I highly recommend

Thank Fahmi K
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Riz the owner, a hospitable guy with amazing ideas for his products. Admired his passion and experience in the field and knows exactly what he's selling,pure quality! You can never go wrong with Aromas of Zanzibar!

Thank Mubashir S
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4 September 2018|
Response from Rizu J | Property representative |
we accept both tshs and usd currency thank you