Tanzanite jewel origin and gemstone buying guide.
Tanzanite is the found in Tanzania, and is found only in Arusha area called Mererani. Now Mererani ward is shifted to Manyara region due to administrative division of Arusha Region. Mererani is accessible by Road and by Air. Merarani Tanzanite Mines are near to Kilimanjaro International Airport, JRO. Several International Airlines lands at JRO, these are such as Turkish Airlines, Qatar Airways, KLM, Ethiopian Airlines and Condor Air. According to Tanzania law, it is prohibited to export raw Tanzanite, and most people visit Tanzania to buy and design their cut style. Mererani is located at foot of Mount Kilimanjaro, some 40 kms to Machame gate and 120 kms to Rongai route bordering Kenya.
Tanzanite is the blue/purple jewel type of the mineral zoisite (a calcium aluminium hydroxy silicate). Tanzanite is an extraordinary gemstone, unique jewel. It occurs in only one place worldwide and hence it is worth value is high than Gold or Diamond.
Use of Tanzanite is to make weary necklaces, wedding rings, ear rings, braces and watches. Sapphire and Ruby are jewels available in Area Mbuguni and Mererani.
Tanzanite Buying and Selling Guide.
How to buy quality Tanzanite value to your money?
Many Tourists who visit Tanzania for their vacation holiday and adventure travel also like to buy Tanzanite. Vacation holidays and adventure travel activities include Mount Kilimanjaro climbing, wildlife safaris, Tanzania nature tours, camping safaris, machame route trekking Kilimanjaro, budget camping safaris, cheap flight tickets bookings, flight ticket bookings, hotel reservations, Rongai route Kilimanjaro climb, maasai village tours, Chagga village culture tour Kilimanjaro, waterfalls tours and beach holidays.
Tourists need to get guidelines to buy genuine Tanzanite gemstone and hence experience real value of the money spent. Grading, cut and heat treatment affect quality of Tanzanite. So it is advised travelers to get help of Tour Operators Office to point out Tanzanite Dealers who sell quality gemstones.
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