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Tour Zanzibar's UNESCO-listed historic district and premiere natural attraction on this tour to Stone Town and Prison Island. Learn about the current culture and history in Stone Town as you walk past its attractions, including a Portuguese fort, the Sultan Palace, and the birthplace of Freddie Mercury, before continuing your tour to Prison Island, famous for its population of giant tortoises.
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.
This full-day, 12-hour tour of Zanzibar Island from Dar Es Salaam is the perfect way to explore the history, culture, highlights and traditions of this dynamic destination in a small-group setting. Follow your English-speaking guide through spice farms, Prison Island, local markets, scenic beaches and more. Savor a local lunch and enjoy round-trip hotel transport as part of this comprehensive tour.
Sanjeeda is unique....She is a Kotiya dhow and true ocean sailing vessel. Probably a common sight some 500 years ago when the Indian Ocean was an important trading network between Arabia, India and East Africa. Come on board and get the historical vibrations of sailing 500 years back into history.
Start @Prison Island, get to know its history,see giant tortoise 200 kg and at-least 150 years old,there will be a chance to touch the tortoise, swim/snorkel.Head back to stone town, visit House of wonders,Old fort,Mercury House, Slave chambers & Darajani Local Market
Sanjeeda is unique… She is the only two-masted lateen-rigged dhow plying the Indian Ocean. You are specially invited for an unique Sunset Dinner experience from Stone Town in Zanzibar. Exotic seafood dinner with water and soft drinks included. We invite you for a historical and romantic Sunset Dinner Cruise dailing from Hotel Verde Marina. You are welcomed on board from 16:30 in this beautiful new marina just outside Stone Town. Sailing 17:00 and parked in the marina around 21:00.You can opt for pickup from your hotel in Stone Town, Nungwi and other hotels on the island.On board , enjoy a delicious, freshly-grilled dinner of seafood. Chicken or a vegetarian option for those that don't want seafood.Refreshing soft drinks are included, and you can visit the Zanzi-Bar if you wish to purchase a cocktail or other alcoholic drinks.Watch the beautiful sight of the sun sinking below the horizon before returning to the Marina around 9:00PM.
Sail to Menai Bay in a traditional wooden dhow sailboat on a full-day tour from Zanzibar, and spend the day exploring marine wildlife, islands, and white-sand beaches. You’ll come to shore to swim and snorkel, drink from fresh-picked coconuts, and enjoy a seafood lunch on an island, then set out along the coast in an out-rigger canoe. This Menai Bay sailing tour is a great chance to spot some of Zanzibar’s bottlenose and humpback dolphins, and it includes pickup and drop-off at Zanzibar hotels.
The tour offers nature, history and adventure combined in a relaxing, enjoying the beautiful and nice beach, feeding giant Aldabra tortoise and colored fish and corals for snorkeling in the channel of the Indian Ocean, on this small isle just off the Stone Town it is launched from the city and involves a 30 minutes motorized boat ride to the “Prison” island.The British First Minister of Zanzibar, Lloyd Mathews, purchased the island in 1893 and constructed a prison complex there. No prisoners were ever housed on the island and instead it became a quarantine station for yellow fever cases.
Aquana is the only excursion boat of its kind in Zanzibar (with a capacity of 35 persons, ample shade, solid seating and tables, private toilet & change room, shower, twin deck, walk around capability, swim-platform, cold drinks, two Mercedes engines, great friendly crew and moreThe 3-Island Day Tour will first take you to Changuu/Prison Island (which hosts the giant tortoises, peacocks, dik-dik antelopes and historical monuments), and with a little luck you may see Dolphins or Turtles on the way. After Changuu we cruise to the coral gardens of Bawe Island for snorkelling whilst the crew is preparing your lunch and thereafter to the amazing Zanzibar Sandbank. In the afternoon we head back close along the coast and passed Stone Town (ideal for taking nice fotos) and back to the Marina Verde.Pls note; the days that are blocked on the availibility chart are still available to groups of over 4 persons i.e. if you are more than four, you can opt for any day of the week (contact us)
To get history of Zanzibar about Changuu Island to become Prison Island and Quarantine Island in a current place!Have a beautiful day with a lot of new experiences with one of the best private tour guides in Zanzibar!Good opportunity to take Pictures with Peacock and tortoise from Aldabra Island!Discover Zanzibar in a unique private tour that is exclusively for you!
This is a private tour that includes the two (2) must visited places in Zanzibar. Starting by swimming with Dolphins and do some snorkeling activities at Menai Bay in Kizimkazi then visiting the Jozani National Park where a Guide will take you around the park which has unique species of monkeys, Birds, different types of plantations and a mangrove boardwalk.
This 4-day tour to Mikumi National Park is a great way to get out of Zanzibar and see another side of Tanzania’s wilderness. Four days is enough time to see animals like zebras, lions, and baboons in the wild without sacrificing too much time—three game drives provide ample opportunities. Plus, your food, meals, and lodging are already booked and paid for, saving you the time and hassle of planning every detail.
Sail to Kwale Island in a traditional dhow sailboat on a tour from Zanzibar, and enjoy a full day of snorkeling coral formations, exploring mangroves, and swimming a natural lagoon with clear green water. You’ll sit down to a special grilled lunch of lobster, crab, squid, octopus, and tuna with Zanzibar-style sauces, then enjoy a spread of fresh tropical fruits. This full-day trip to Kwale Island is a perfect chance to see Zanzibar at its most pristine, traveling under sail for a truly authentic island experience.
Widen your perspective of Zanzibar on a private 6-day tour of the island, with hassle-free round-trip transfer allowing you to seamlessly tick off highlights including Stone Town, Jozani Forest, and the island’s scenic coastline in just one trip. Benefit from your driver-guide’s personalized attention on a private tour while avoiding hidden costs with accommodation and meals included as per itinerary.
Enjoy stunning sunset cruise on a local dhow. Leave Stone Town in the late afternoon and cruise along the coast, slicing through the clear turquoise water. Sit back, relax and enjoy the peacefulness of the ocean as you hear the ripple of water on the sides of the dhow. Drinks and light snacks will be served.
Visit Prison Island – Changuu Private Island on a half-day, private tour from Stone Town, and discover a unique population of Giant Tortoises, pristine snorkeling, and historic buildings. While group tours can leave you limited by a fixed itinerary, the private format means you’ll have the flexibility to discover the island at your own pace, whether you’re exploring the ruined prison or feeding the slow-moving tortoises.
An old quarantine station, giant turtles and snorkelingThis is a half day trip to Prison Island. We will take a boat from the shores of Stone Town, setting down anchor 5 km away, on the beautiful beach of Prison Island. • See the historical prison buildings • Meet the giant tortoise in their sanctuary • Snorkel in the colorful coral reefs nearby • Enjoy the beautiful Indian Ocean
This tour again takes you from the hotel to Stone town, where you board a boat similar to boat out the front of the hotel and then the captain takes you on a 20/30 minutes ride to prison island.The island is home to many giants tortoises originating from the Seychelles.Its fringed with a lovely white sand beach, at low tide and small coral reefs, making it ideal for sunbathing, swimming and snorkeling
Sandbank picnic in Zanzibar is a full day trip, departs in stone town near Serena hotel at around 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 alot of things. Tourists must come with 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 city, The trip will be on a sharing traditional dhow the sandbank picnic is great for the group tourists, couples, families and individuals.
Relax at the serene Nungwi Beach at Zanjibār. This tour is suitable after climbing mountains or safari tours. Spend an entire day on the beachside and just take in all the serene and peaceful views by the sea! for the honeymoon, business trip, event or any occasion.
Get ready to gaze at one of the most beautiful world’s islands! In the company of a professional local guide, you will take a private boat trip to Changuu Island which is also called Prison Island or Turtle Island. What is the story of Prison Island? How Does a Prison Island turn into a tourist attraction? Is Changuu Prison Island safe to visit? Can I find colossal tortoises Changuu Prison Island? After Changuu Island, head towards a historically prominent and artistic destination in East Africa, Stone Town. You will love the fascinating architecture of the town coming from back to the 19th century, and reflects the diverse influences of Swahili, Arab, Persian, Indian and European cultures. Learn about how the town earned its UNESCO World Heritage status, and then visit the Old Slave Market and the City Market.
Relax by the Nungwi beach and enjoy the scenic views of the Indian Ocean on this guided tour. You will also swim with dolphins, tour the Stone Town, explore the Jozani Forest for red Colobus Monkeys and find out about tropical fruits and plants