Tranquillity, idyllic sunny sandy beaches, the spice island
Zanzibar is the romantic gateway to Africa. For generations the name Zanzibar has captured the imagination of people as a far away, exotic and legendary island located in the Indian Ocean near the East African coast. The island has been a home to Persians, Arabs, Indians and Portuguese traders. Spices and slave trading made the island rich and famous. Zanzibar Island………, serenity redefined
City Tour: See the wonders of Stone Town, sample the local fruits and spices visit the Sultans Palace full of artifacts and historical objects, The Arab Fort and walk through the meandering narrow streets of Stone Town. Also visit Dr. Livingstone’s house, the house of wonders and the Zanzibar museum, which holds interesting relics from the past.
Spice Tour: Zanzibar is known as a spice island. Visit to the Persian baths built in 1850 by Seyyid bin Sultan and the spice plantations at Kizimbani.
Dolphin Tour: Visit the fishing village of kizimkazi. It is here that we find the first evidence of Islam in East Africa. Visit the old mosque built in 1804 and board a local dhow or boat to see the dolphins and swim with the dolphins.
Prison Island Tour: Formally used by the Arabs as a confinement for refractory slaves, the island is also home to the giant tortoises besides a hot spot for snorkeling and sunbathing
After breakfast at the hotel (Breakfast is provided), you will be picked up and drive to the Airport for your schedule flight to Zanzibar. On arrival at Zanzibar Airport, you will be met and transferred to chosen in Stone Town for overnight stay. Note that in Zanzibar we usually organize Bed & Breakfasts, as we find clients like to wander around the shops and various restaurants.
At 9:00 am after breakfast at hotel, you will be taken on a morning City Tour. Afterwards, your driver will take you somewhere for lunch under your own account, you will be then taken across to Prison Island where you can enjoy a tour of the entire island.
You will stay 3 nights at your beach hotel. Enjoy the afternoon relaxing on the beach or exploring the local community and shops. Zanzibar is a very unique cultural experience, so be sure to explore and have fun! Breakfast is provided.
Day 3, 4 & 5
After breakfast at the hotel, enjoy free day relaxing at the beach. Read by the pool or walk around the beach. Breakfast is provided.
After a lazy breakfast, you will be taken back to Stone Town. Transfer to Zanzibar Airport for your flight scheduled back to Kilimanjaro Airport for connection to your international flight back home.