Discover the wonderful island of Zanzibar in all its forms, let yourself be surprised by the untouched landscapes and the colors of the local culture. Rely on the experts hands of our partner that with a wide choice of excursions will be able to reveal every secret of this earthly paradise.
A wonderful day to discover dream places! Sailing on board of typical local boats, we will go to the beautiful Menay-Bay, a sandbank where you can relax, take the sun and do snorkel. Delicious grilled of fish, lobster and shellfish on the lovely Kwale Island, surrounded by the scent of the tamarind trees. After lunch we will go to admire the largest and the oldest specimen of baobab, 500 years old. The last stage is a short stretch of sea to admire, and to dive, in the bay of mangroves.
SPICE TOUR “To discover the Magic Spices”
A half day surrounded by the fragrances of this wonderful Island: Zanzibar, in the past known as “The island of spices”. Visit to a spice plantation, accompanied by qualified staff that will make you know the origins and savor the aromas: nutmeg, ginger, cinnamon, vanilla, cloves, cardamom, black pepper, coffee, lemongrass and many more… staff will explain to you all the remedies, the characteristics and curiosities related to these intense and exotic aromas.
A half day spent visiting of Stone Town, to discover the culture and local folklore. Stop at the Central Market, visit to the Anglican Cathedral built on the site where it was made the slave trade, walk through the narrow and old alleys of the old town where you can admire the original gates Arabs up to the famous House of Wonders and the Sultan’s Palace. Last stage dedicated to shopping!!
NAKUPENDA & PRISON ISLAND
A wonderful day of sea and culture. Transfer by bus to the port of Stone Town from which we set sail, on board of local boats, in the direction of Nakupenda, also called never land: strip of thin and white sand that appears and disappears according to the tides, where you can take the sun and enjoy the turquoise blue sea. Typical Swahili lunch of fish, lobster, shellfish accompanied by fruit. Later, a short boat trip up to Prison Island, Island where the slaves were placed in quarantine, and which now hosts the famous reserve of giant tortoises. Stop on the beach for bath and relax, where you can admire the colorful sea stars.
DOLPHIN TOUR & JOZANI FOREST
This half day excursion will take you to the southern part of Zanzibar. After getting there we take a motorized boat so as to reach the dolphin zone where we can swim and play with the very friendly dolphins. On the way back, during the visit of Jozani Forest, the natural reserve, you will have the chance to spot the Red Colubus, an endemic species of monkey with curious red back typical of Zanzibar. But keep your eyes open: antelopes dik dik, wild hogs, mongooses and chameleons are part of the fauna, while plants such as eucalyptus trees, Alexandrian's laurels, giant palms and oil enrich the flora; later, visit to the mangrove forest.
SUNSET THE BEACHES OF NORTHERN & MUD VILLAGE
Visit at the characteristic mud village and discover Kendwa, one of the most famous beaches of the island, where you will have the opportunity to spend a relaxing afternoon and enjoy the exciting colour of an African sunset. During the afternoon you will be offered a snack of fruit.