DAY 1: Arrival to Zanzibar
You will be picked from airport to hotel.
Day 2: Relaxing in hotel/Beach for preparation for tomorrow excursion.
Day 3: All about Stone Town Tour
Stone Town is a very lively place where you’ll find a mixture of Arabic, African, Indian and European cultures living comfortably together. As you walk through the labyrinth of streets too narrow for cars to pass, you can see mosques, churches and temples side to side. While you wonder around the city, your guide will take you on a historical and cultural journey through the old slave market, Darajani market place, the House of Wonders, the Old Fort and the Sultan’s Palace.. While the tour is only half a day,. Fordham Gardens is definitely worth a visit, especially at night when it comes alive as one of the best street food markets in East Africa.
Day 4: Prison Island and sun birthing.
Prison island tour in Zanzibar is an half day tour, Prison island is also known as Changuu island, the name “prison island” came after this unique island being used by some sultans of Zanzibar to detain the recalcitrant slaves, about 25 to 30 minutes boat ride (motorized).
While you are on this Island, you will be able to swim, snorkeling and take pictures with giant tortoises, for sure, have a delightful swim, the wonderful snorkeling which will allow you to see the colorful school of tropical fish e.g. black snapper, orange lined triggerfish, spotted garfish, barracuda, long fin banner fish, emperor angelfish, rabbit fish, clown triggerfish, blue stripe snapper
This day tour will be the best for snorkeling lovers and as well as beach relaxers.. However there are a lot to discover including historical sites and giant tortoises.
Day 5: Spice and beach.
At 9:00, morning after breakfast you will be visiting to the spice farm for your day tour on the way, the Spice tour in Zanzibar is a 3 hours guided tour, Tourists will get opportunity to discover alot of things including Tropical fruits, Spices and herbs, and some of the rarely species of other plants from different vegetation. It is just more than a tour; tourists may get unique experience to prove why Zanzibar is called the Spice Island. Visitors should expect to see the species including Zanzibar’s cloves, cinnamon, nutmeg, vanilla, cardamoms, curry, pepper, tamarind, ginger, menthol and many other spices and herbs brought by the sultans of Oman across the Indian Ocean. Our guides will give you the detailed descriptions of what the various plants are used for, though not all of them are for food, others used for medicine, The “neem” tree leaves were traditionally used as a cure for malaria and indigestion, the iodine tree produces a deep red sap used to fight infection and wound.
Day 6: Jozani forest and dolphin tour.
Jozani forest tour and dolphin tour. Jozani forest reserve is a guided tour which is the best to be combined with dolphin tour. The forest has now been declared a Jozani – chwaka bay national park and holds the rare Red Colobus Monkeys who are not to be found anywhere else in the world. This guided tour is maximum three hours in the forest then you will have opportunity to have Dolphin tour in Zanzibar which is done at kizimkazi fishing village, south coast of the island, the main attraction in this tour is being able to swim close to the dolphin, for those who are lucky they can even get to play with them for couple of hours, the village is the home to several schools of fish and bottle-nosed dolphins and Humpback dolphins, . which are found just few
Meters from the beach. Kizimkazi is also known for its historical site of the old mosque which was built 12th century ago. Please understand that this tour is subject to change when weather condition is not fair, If the weather is not suitable we shall inform you before in order to postpone the tour.. or you may call us in the morning for the reconfirmation of your hotel pickup.. For those who like to do snorkeling, we promise you this is the best opportunity for you, please come with your swim suits and be ready to get wet, masks, swimming glasses and flippers will be provided.
Day 7: Safari blue.
Safari Blue Tour in Zanzibar is the Zanzibar number one full day trip, this is a sea adventure safari starts from Fumba fishing village, south west coast of the island, the major attraction is to swim, snorkeling, sea foods and sailing within the traditional dhow, the history of traditional dhow dated back to the 15th and 16th centuries, the ages of the monsoon winds and the Arab movements,
we inboard into sailing dhow at 9:00am ahead to sandbank for the relaxation, swimming and beach walking,
Tourist will have great time to test the tropical sea foods including octopus, calamari, lobster, shrimps, shark, shell fish, tuna fish, barracuda etc.
Snorkeling is also the main activity, whereby tourist will be taken to the coral reef and the areas which are good and have colorful school of fish. after the lunch at kale island, there will be a short tour to the ancient baobab tree which is said to have more than 200 years now,
On our way back to the Fumba beach we shall again have opportunity to swim into the natural swimming pool near the kale island, we normally finish our tour around 4:00pm
Day 8: sandbank picnic.
Sandbank picnic in Zanzibar is a full day trip, departs 9:00am. And we shall sail you away to prison island (Changuu Island) where the giant tortoises found relaxing on the beach shrubs, after the snorkeling tour around the island we ahead to a sandbank where brilliant birdlife exists. Lunch (sea foods and drinks), relax on the sandbank, swim and listening to the birdlife around you and the skippers daughters lapping against the shore.
In this tour you will discover a lot of things. Tourists must come with you the towels and swimming suits, although we are giving out snorkeling gears and even life jackets on request, we shall slowly start to sail back to Stone Town after soaking up the sun, and return back to the Serena Inn by 03:30pm,
This tour starts from 9:00am and ends at 3:30pm.. the trip will be on a sharing traditional dhow.. the sandbank picnic is great for the group tourists, couples, families and individuals.
Day 9: Full day mnemba atoll trip.
Mnemba atoll in Zanzibar Island is full day trip start from nungwi village ahead to the Mnemba Island, it is just off the northeast coast of Zanzibar island near Matemwe fishing village. Snorkeling at Mnemba is precious, there are schools of colorful tropical fish, and mnemba is the only answer for the divers and those snorkeling lovers.
The main activities on this tour is snorkeling, sea foods and sailing on the traditional dhow,
Day 10: Relaxing weighting for flight back home.
This day you will be in your hotel relaxing wait for the time to be transferred to Zanzibar airport to go to your next destination.
Thank you for travelling with us hope to see you again.
The price including
- Transfer from airport to hotel and return to air port after tour.
- Excursions as mentioned on the itinerary
- Guiding fee
- Entrance fee
- Hotel in Zanzibar
- All government taxes
The price excluding
- Personal money spending