4 nights in a historic Zanzibar’s pristine beaches

Duration:
4 days
Transport:
Transport will be provided whenever necessary (example hotel or airport pickup/dropoff)
Tour Type:
This tour is available all year round!
Group size:
Groups of 4-6 people is recommended as it helps reduce carbon footprint. (You'll also get a 5% discount if you book in groups of 4 or more people).
Location:

$1,450.00

The Zanzibar Archipelago, located in the Indian Ocean 15 miles off the coast of Tanzania, is a breathtaking spot to escape from the world. You’ll enjoy clear, turquoise-blue water; shallow sandbars perfect for wading; and many small, nearly deserted islands virtually unvisited by tourists. Explore the World Heritage Site of Stone Town, Zanzibar City’s old quarter. Or just go beach to beach between tiny fishing villages—each one’s better than the next.
Discount:
- 5%
Departure:
Total: 1450
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Accompanied service

Ground transport for all the above days 3 meals a day Park entry fees Camping fees Catering service fees
Guiding fees Transit fees Camping gears Drinking bottled mineral water while on safaris

Special offer

- 5% per adult
From
No limit To No limit
Condition
Number adult >=4
Details:
Get 5% off if you book in a group of more than 4 people (excluding children and infants).

Day-1 Spice Tour 3hrs Highlights

  • Touch, smell and taste the many spices and tropical fruits
  • Learn about their properties, their origins and their use as medicines and in food and drink
  • Sample some traditional Swahili dishes and taste some spiced tea
  • Learn about the fascinating colonial past of Zanzibar

Arrive in Zanzibar and we’ll pick you up from the airport and whisk you away on a 20-minute drive to spice farm deep in Zanzibar’s countryside, and learn the island’s remarkable role in the historic spice trade before we head to our hotel at the fishermen’s village, the vibrant Kiwengwa. The Sea Crest Hotel is the ideal destination for a really unforgettable stay near the beach.

Roam through the fragrant spice plantations of Zanzibar and breathe in the scent of an infused past. Led by a friendly and professional guide, get exclusive insight into the farms on this 3-hour tour.

Nowadays the plantations are a tribute to the island’s colonial past. This is an excellent chance to learn about the turbulent history of the island. Depending on the season, you can find anything from vanilla, cardamom, cinnamon, nutmeg, turmeric, lemongrass, cloves, ylang-ylang, cumin, garlic, ginger, coriander, pepper, allspice, tamarind, chili, and oregano.

With such a wealth of spices, your taste buds will be tingling. An optional lunch is available at the Hakuna Matata Beach Lodge, known for its kitchen delights and prepared with the best of the seasonal fruit and spices introduced to you during the tour.

Day-2 Jozani Forest 3-Hour Tour Highlights

  • Catch a glimpse of Zanzibar red colobus monkeys scrambling from branch to branch, in search of food
  • See the trees and plants lining the trails, and learn about their medicinal properties

Head to the south of the island of Zanzibar, where the Jozani Forest awaits you. Take a 3-hour tour through its stunning scenery, experiencing the wonder and delight of your natural surroundings.

The forest is home to a number of endemic species, including the Zanzibar red colobus monkey. The mangrove boardwalk takes you above the swamp, where, depending on the tide, you can see tropical fish flitting between the mangrove roots and crabs scuttling across the mud.

Your park ranger will take you on a nature trail, lined with eucalyptus and mahogany trees, and explain the medicinal properties of various plants. As you walk, learn about the animals, birds, and reptiles that make their home in the various habitats of this tropical rain forest.

Day-3 Safari Blue Full Day out Highlights

  • Dhow boat sea adventure full day out tour
  • Tasting Swahili BBQ & seafood
  • Enjoy a taste of all seasonal fruits that available in Zanzibar
  • Spotting different kinds of fishes and coral reefs
  • Discover Sand Bank/Sand Bar and enjoy wonderful sunbathing
  • Enjoy Beach life.
  • Swimming and Snorkeling Eating Swahili BBQ and seafood
  • Sunbathing hiring Jet ski driving
  • See 500 years Baobab Tree
  • Beach life and game

An early in this morning start as we need to take a road transfer to reach our collection of Swahili Dhows at Fumba – an excellent location for exploring the wildlife, isolated sandbanks, and rugged island scenery of the Menai Bay Conservation Area. Once we set sail we shall spend the day searching for dolphins, sunbathing, and snorkeling the reefs. We shall have time to walk through the sandbanks at low tide and eat fresh coconut milk, pineapples, from the surrounding areas.

Lunch will be a collection of Swahili BBQ dishes and exotic seasonal fruits that you can sample prepared in front of you. After lunch you can sail in “ngalawa”, small fishing boats, visit the 500-year-old Baobab Tree, and have a last dip before we let the sails take us back.

Your park ranger will take you on a nature trail, lined with eucalyptus and mahogany trees, and explain the medicinal properties of various plants. As you walk, learn about the animals, birds, and reptiles that make their home in the various habitats of this tropical rain forest.

Day-4 Prison Island 4-Hour Tour Highlights

  • Discover secluded and beautiful Prison Island, just a short trip from Stone Town
  • Relax in the sun on the island’s pristine sandy beaches
  • Snorkel in the crystal clear waters and stay on the lookout for colorful tropical fish
  • Go for a hike on one of the island’s great trails

Remember to bring swimwear, a towel, and water-resistant shoes as well as a hat and sunscreen.

Please do not feed or touch the tortoises at Prison Island.

Visit Prison Island and Nakupenda Beach on a full-day tour that’s all about snorkeling and sunbathing on one of Zanzibar’s most pristine beaches. This inclusive tour features a seafood lunch, snorkeling gear, snacks, and door-to-door transport from Zanzibar hotels to ensure a hassle-free day of exploring the coast, with plenty of time-independent time to enjoy beautiful Nakupenda Beach.

Take off on a day trip to the picturesque and secluded Prison Island on this tour from Stone Town, Zanzibar. This small island is just 3.5 miles (6 km) from Stone Town and was the site of a prison complex built in the late 1800s during British colonial rule. The prison was never used, and the island is now home to a tortoise sanctuary.

From Stone Town, take the 20-minute ride northwest to arrive at Prison Island. Once there, enjoy some great snorkeling before seeing the island’s tortoises up close.

If you are feeling active, feel free to explore one of the hiking trails, or go for a refreshing swim in the warm and crystal clear waters. Soak up some of the tropical sun on the white sandy beach and enjoy this secluded spot before taking the boat back to Stone Town.

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