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Address: Goliondoi Rd, Arusha, Tanzania
Phone Number: +255 27 254 8565

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Pricier than the central market, but quality is also better

The base price for items here is considerably higher than what you'll get in the market. And, even if you can haggle, you will not have nearly the wiggle room that you would in... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 October 2015
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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015

The base price for items here is considerably higher than what you'll get in the market. And, even if you can haggle, you will not have nearly the wiggle room that you would in the market. That said, the calibre of items here is higher than what is in the market.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2014 via mobile

I'm usually not too keen on "souvenir shops", however, this had a credible assortment of things and the prices were quite reasonable. They also sold Tanzanite's and had an excellent quality. I was very surprised how good this place was. It was extremely fun just to look.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2013

Be prepared to barter your way to a great deal! Make sure you get rafiki price and not Mzungu price. Shop around for deals and buy in bulk to save cash!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2011

Thank goodness I stopped in at this small gallery before heading out on the northern circuit safari!! It is "downtown " Arusha on Goldioni St. (it's in Lonely Planet). Prior to that, I had only spent time on Zanzibar. There, I saw many places selling carvings at, what I thought to be, EXPENSIVE fixed and also beginning bargaining prices. I... More 

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