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Places To See in Zanzibar

Make cherished memories when you visit the tropical island of Zanzibar. Sitting on the edge of the Indian Ocean, Zanzibar is a beautiful island where warm smiles and the gentle sea breeze fill up each day. The pristine white beaches and lush nature make it the ideal place for a romantic getaway or a family adventure.
Engage in exciting activities both on and off the coast of Zanzibar. Whether you are a water person, a nature lover or a history buff, Zanzibar has something fun for you. Visit our tropical island and experience a new discovery around every turn.
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Stone Town

Stone Town

Stone Town, the walled portion of Zanzibar City, is reputed to be the oldest working town in Africa. Aside from being Freddie Mercury's birthplace, it has a remarkable Cathedral, Slave Markets, a Sultan's Palace, Fruit & Vegetable Market, Forodhani Park and amazing Zanzabar Doors littering the tiny, winding streets. The walking tours show off the highlights of this incredibly historical town.
Spice Tour

Spice Farms

Touring one of Zanzibar's Spice Farms is a must during your vacation. These walking tours wind through one of the local working farms, introducing you to the fresh form of the many spices we typically only see in their powdered or dried form. After going through every spice grown in Zanzibar, enjoy a traditional weaving class and take the opportunity to purchase community produced spices, soaps and creams.
Prison Island

Prison Island

Visit the white sandy beaches and gorgeous coral reefs of Prison Island, also known as Changuu Island. Reach the island by a short boat ride and snorkel alongside tropical fish. Prison Island is home to giant sea turtles and the ruins of an old prison. You can't miss the rustic wooden bridge jutting out into the azure blue waters of the Indian Ocean when you arrive.
Jozani Forest

Jozani Forest & Butterfly Center

This guided walking tour through Jozani National Park offers guests the opportunity to watch different species of monkeys, including the Red Colobus Monkeys which are found only in the Jozani Forest. Guests can also see more than 50 species of butterflies and 40 species of birds. Your guide will also introduce you to many of the native trees and plants of the region, including the towering hardwood trees that are protected here.
Dolphin Adventure

Kizimkazi Dolphin Adventure

Spend the day with bottle-nosed and Humpback dolphins and visit the Kizimkazi fishing village on the Southern tip of the island. On a lucky day, you can even swim very close to the dolphins, which is a truly memorable and rewarding experience. While at Kizimkazi, visit the 12th-century mosque.
Sunset Dhow Cruise

Sunset Dhow Cruise

Zanzibar’s mesmerizing sunsets become even more captivating while out at sea. Set out on a Sunset Dhow Cruise and experience the warm glow of the sunset while on a romantic evening cruise or relaxing excursion with friends and family. Snap some photos and cherish the memories forever. There’s no other experience quite like it.
Cheetah's Rock

Cheetah's Rock

Learn about animal welfare and wildlife conservation at this ZIPA accredited rescue and conservation center. Find out more about protecting the area’s endangered species and get up close to the animals and take photos. This facility provides our rescued wild animals with as natural and generous a habitat as possible for their continued health and safety.
Sea Turtle Conservation Pond

Sea Turtle Conservation Pond

Embark on one of the most highly recommended experiences in Zanzibar at this NGO community-based conservation facility, which protects Zanzibar’s green turtle population. Interact with these peaceful animals at this one-of-a-kind destination where you can feed the turtles and even swim in their lagoon alongside them.

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