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Zanzibar Food and Spices Tour Including Traditional Swahili Lunch

Zanzibar Food and Spices Tour Including Traditional Swahili Lunch

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Breathe in Zanzibar’s scents and spices on a 4-hour food and culture tour with a Swahili lunch, and learn to prepare a traditional cassava leaf sauce. Visit a spice farm deep in Zanzibar’s countryside, and learn the island’s remarkable role in the historic spice trade. Taste fresh spices and seasonal fruits, see how cassavas are cultivated and processed, and join in a short cooking lesson in the farm’s outdoor kitchen. Enjoy a traditional meal of richly spiced rice with vegetables and fruit then return to Stone Town in an air-conditioned minivan.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$41.00
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$41.00
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Prison Island Half-Day Tour from Zanzibar

Prison Island Half-Day Tour from Zanzibar

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See the giant land tortoises of Prison Island, or Changuu Island, on a half-day trip from Zanzibar, with time to swim, snorkel, and sunbathe. Just a 30-minute boat ride from Stone Town, Prison Island has a beautiful beach, clean water, and fascinating history as a yellow fever quarantine station. Both morning and afternoon departures to Prison Island are available, and the trip includes hotel transfers and all entrance fees.
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  • 3 hours
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$45.00
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$45.00

Stone Town and Prison Island from Zanzibar

Stone Town and Prison Island from Zanzibar

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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.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$42.18
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$42.18
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Spices and Stone Town Tour in Zanzibar

Spices and Stone Town Tour in Zanzibar

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Discover Zanzibar’s aromatic history on a half-day walking tour of Stone Town, setting out on foot so you can see Stone Town’s narrow, car-free streets and atmospheric corners. After convenient pickup at Zanzibar hotels, you’ll cover some of Stone Town’s highlights, from colonial landmarks to the Old Fort, the house where Freddy Mercury was born, and an Anglican Cathedral that marks the former site of a slave market.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$42.18
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$42.18
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Zanibar Prison Island Boat Trip

Zanibar Prison Island Boat Trip

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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.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$40.00
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$40.00
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The Rock Restaurant & Blue Lagoon Half Day Tour in Zanzibar

The Rock Restaurant & Blue Lagoon Half Day Tour in Zanzibar

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Dine in a spectacular location that’s entirely surrounded by sea views on an excursion to The Rock restaurant in Zanzibar. Door-to-door transport and snorkeling at the Blue Lagoon turn your reservations at The Rock into a half day adventure, with the chance to spot a rainbow of tropical fish and coral in calm, sheltered water.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$42.18
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$42.18
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Jozani Forest Reserve Half-Day Guided Tour from Zanzibar

Jozani Forest Reserve Half-Day Guided Tour from Zanzibar

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Watch for red colobus monkeys as you walk through the Jozani Forest Reserve, where you’ll join a park ranger for a guided nature tour of the sanctuary. Learn how Zanzibar’s wildlife evolved in isolation from the mainland, follow a boardwalk through a mangrove swamp, and walk between towering eucalyptus and mahogany trees that provide essential habitat for native birds. Both morning and afternoon departures are available for this Jozani Forest Reserve tour, with pickup and drop-off at Zanzibar hotels.
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  • 3 hours
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$61.54
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$61.54

Jambiani Village Tour

Jambiani Village Tour

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Experience rural life in Zanzibar on this village walking tour. In the company of a guide, meet a women’s pottery group and hear about their craft. Visit a local seaweed farm and learn how to make rope from coconut fiber. Take a break to taste traditional Zanzibari cuisine for lunch.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$30.77
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$30.77
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Paje Beach & Blue Lagoon Half Day Tour in Zanzibar Lunch Included

Paje Beach & Blue Lagoon Half Day Tour in Zanzibar Lunch Included

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Discover Paje Beach and the Blue Lagoon on a tour that combines a pristine, white-sand beach with spectacular snorkeling. From hotel transfers to the included lunch, snorkeling equipment, and snacks, the tour takes care of the details so you can focus on sun, sand, and a brilliant coral reef, where you'll find a rainbow of tropical fish just beneath the surface.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$42.18
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$42.18
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Thrilling Pub Crawl In Zanzibar. Visit 3 Unique Bars

Thrilling Pub Crawl In Zanzibar. Visit 3 Unique Bars

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This African style pub crawl will give you a special experience of visiting some favorite bars in Stone Town with your local guide from Zanzibar. Let us escape together and have fun, drinking local beers and hang out in the world heritage site’s bars. We will visit 3 top very unique bar which leave good memories forever. After you could continue night in our recommended locations.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.97
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$25.97
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Stone Town tour

Stone Town tour

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The tour covers the most attractive places in Zanzibar and is provided by the experienced and certified guide.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$41.03
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$41.03

Jozani Forest Wild Tour

Jozani Forest Wild Tour

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The Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park is 50 km2 (19 sq mi) national park of Tanzania located on the paradise island of Zanzibar. It is very famous island national park in the world. It is home flora and fauna, the popular Zanzibar red colobus Monkey , a rain forest species are found within the Park, other species of fauna found in the park are sykes monkey, Bush babies, more than 50 species of butterfly and 50 species of birds, the nocturnal Zanzibar tree hyrax which has four 'toes' on its front feet and three on its back. The sea grass beds of Chwaka beds of the Chwaka Bay, fringed with mangrove forests, are important breeding grounds for marine organisms, including open fish species. The mangroves are also good breeding grounds for birds.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$87.18
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$87.18

Zanzibar Spice Tour

Zanzibar Spice Tour

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A 3-hour food- and spice-focused tour in a local farming village Visit a local spice farm and learn about the history of Zanzibar’s relationship to spices Meet a rural farmer and learn African farming methods and even perform some techniques yourself
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$45.00
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$45.00

Jozani Forest Tour

Jozani Forest Tour

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-Spot the rare Red Colobus monkeys -Walk on a nature trail, lined with eucalyptus and mahogany trees -See & learn about the wildlife of Zanzibar -Walk across a boardwalk in mangrove forest Discovery of trees and species
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$59.26
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$59.26
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Prison Island Tour In Zanzibar

Prison Island Tour In Zanzibar

Discover natural beauty of Prison Island on this Half DayTour that includes a Snorkeling on a Pristine Corals. With your Guide, visit the viewpoint at Prison Historical Buildings and a long Jetty with Peacocks. See Giant # tortoises Sunbathe on a beautiful small White Sands Beach. Pickup and drop-off included. Book Last Minutes while in Zanzibar:
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.00
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$90.00

Spice Farm Tour with Traditional Cooking Lesson

Spice Farm Tour with Traditional Cooking Lesson

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This trip is one of most popular tour in Zanzibar! Trip will take you to real organic spice farm. Spice farm guide will describe how the spice are grown, used as medication and flavor in our dishes. You gonna see spices like vanilla, cardamom, nutmeg and many more. It will be possible to touch, smell and taste the spices, herbs directly from plants. This is freshest spices ever. Also tropical fruits we have in current Zanzibar season. Later you will have local experience by joining cassava leaves harvesting, making coconut milk and practice the cooking. Even more, the coconut tree climber will pick up some fresh young coconut fruits to try for you. Great local experience! Trip will end will local spice farm lunch and after it is possible to buy spice from farm. This is guarantee spice quality. Cash only.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$49.85
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$49.85
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Villages and Lives Walking Tour in Zanzibar

Villages and Lives Walking Tour in Zanzibar

Go beyond Zanzibar’s tourist sights and beaches to get a glimpse of daily life in a series of Swahili-speaking communities. You’ll meet a local in a village home, then set out on foot for a walking tour that links up local villages, passing orchards, fishermen, artisans, and a seaweed plantation along the way.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$42.18
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$42.18
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Kendwa Beach and Nungwi Half-Day Trip from Zanzibar

Kendwa Beach and Nungwi Half-Day Trip from Zanzibar

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Visit the beaches and villages on the northern edge of Zanzibar on a half-day tour to Kendwa Beach and Nungwi, where you’ll have free time to explore and play. Book an adventure sport such as parasailing, flyboarding, water skiing, and wakeboarding, or opt for a kid-friendly outing on a ringo or banana boat. With both morning and afternoon departures available, this tour includes pickup and drop-off at Zanzibar hotels.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$42.18
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$42.18
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Spice Farm Tour -Half Day

Spice Farm Tour -Half Day

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This tour is a walking tour in a spice farm (shamba). While there, you shall see how the spices, herbs and fruits grow and are cultivated. Your tour guide will describe how the crops can be used. You will be smelling and tasting spices, herbs and tropical fruits such as clove, lemongrass, nutmeg, cinnamon, turmeric, vanilla, coconuts, papaya, chili, black pepper, jackfruit, cardamom, cassava and oranges.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$66.67
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$66.67

Zanzibar slave trade history

Zanzibar slave trade history

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This full day trip will provide you with completely history of what happen during Zanzibar slavery. Visit well known reminders of Zanzibar Dark history in the slave trade. Old slave market site, Slave chamber and slave caves. Visit the Tippu Tip house, the common Swahili Zanzibar slave trader, Ivory trader, explorer, plantation owner and Governor. This trip will end up at the Mangapwani Beach where you can relax, sunbath, enjoy the swimming at the former slave sea port.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$60.24
Price varies by group size
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$60.24
Price varies by group size

Stone Town Tour (Group Walking)

Stone Town Tour (Group Walking)

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It is a three-hour tour which begins at your hotel or entry point where you walk and driven around the historic old city. Our first visit during this tour and excursion in Zanzibar is the fruit market which was opened in 1904 here you will see and buy a variety of the tropical fruits and spices, Guests will visit the Cathedral, Slave Markets, Sultans Palace, Tip Tip’s House, The Old Arabic Fort, Freddie mercury house, Forodhani Park and the famous Zanzibar Doors in the petite streets.  Also to see and look at beautiful things concerning to Zanzibarculture like traditional wearing (khanga) for women and (kikoi) for men.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$100.00
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$100.00
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Zanzibar Aromatic Spice Tour

Zanzibar Aromatic Spice Tour

As the name of Zanzibar suggests a “Spice Island”; the spice tour is taking place in Kizimbani which is only 25 minutes drive from Stone Town. At the farm you will be amazed by different seasonal fruits, herbs and spices, including clove, nutmeg, cinnamon, cardamom, chili and pepper. The spice tour may take half-a day, and may includes testing fruits and even lunch-especially local dishes upon request by a guest to the farm.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.00
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$85.00
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Zanzibar Aromatic Spice Farms Tour

Zanzibar Aromatic Spice Farms Tour

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Spices and herbs were originally introduced to Zanzibar by Portuguese traders in the 16th century, brought from their colonies in South America and India. This tour is a walking tour in a spice farm (shamba). While there, you shall see how the spices, herbs and fruits grow and are cultivated. Your tour guide will describe how the crops can be used. You will be smelling and tasting spices, herbs and tropical fruits such as clove, lemon grass, nutmeg, cinnamon, turmeric, vanilla, coconuts, papaya, chili, black pepper, jack fruit, cardamom, cassava and oranges. After the tour you will enjoy a traditional Swahili lunch at the farm. Here is when you can really taste the different ways of using spices and some seasonal fruits that available. The tour finishes with a stop at a spice stall selling fresh packaged spices (cash only). The tour price already includes tips for farm workers, so you don't need to worry about it.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$102.57
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$102.57
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Zanzibar Dolphin Tour

Zanzibar Dolphin Tour

Dolphin tour is a half a day tour taking place is Kizimkazi fishing village situated in South of Unguja Island. Kizimkazi is home to several bottle-nosed dolphins and humpback dolphins. This tour can offer unique experience to visitors including boat riding, snorkeling and luckily you can be able to swim with the dolphins. Aso, visitors with strong interests on history will be exposed to old shirazi mosque built in A. H. 500 (A. D. 1107) by Shirazi rulers. its advised to start this tour earlier in the morning and possibly spending a night in Kizimkazi so that you ca start a tour earlier.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$74.67
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$74.67
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