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Zanzibar Heritage and Spice TourDay Trips

Zanzibar Heritage and Spice Tour

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Uncover Zanzibar’s rich history on this comprehensive heritage and spice tour, ideal for first-time visitors. Visit historical landmarks including Livingstone House and Maruhubi Palace to learn more about the Arabic, Asian, and European influences on the archipelago, then visit a rural farm for first-hand insight into Zanzibar’s famous spice trade. Benefit from the insider knowledge of your local guide and avoid hidden costs with hotel transfers and admission fees included.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$51.29
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US$51.29

Jozani Forest Tour Day Trips

Jozani Forest Tour

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Walk on a nature trail, lined with eucalyptus and mahogany trees See & learn about the wildlife and birdlife that make their home here Walk across a boardwalk in mangrove forest & learn its significance Spectacular birdwatching opportunities for varied bird species
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$50.00
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US$50.00

Blue SafariDay Trips

Blue Safari

You will have 50% chance to just see the dolphins with us. You can swim in a mangrove lagoon depending on the tide. We are offering an overwhelming abundance of corals and colorful fish. You will also have lunch on this island where beach barbecue is served with fresh sea food, vegetables and tropical fruits. Soft and hard drinks are also served. You will have time to relax and shop for about one an hour and then you will sail back with the wooden dhow depending on the wind.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$150.00
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US$150.00

Ruaha Safari (Day Trip)Day Trips

Ruaha Safari (Day Trip)

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You will visit the largest national park in East Africa. Despite of the size of the park and the rich biodiversity it features, Ruaha remains one of the least visited destinations. You will hardly run across other groups of tourists in the course of your game drive. This safari is perfect for those who looks for harmony with nature.
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  • 12 to 18 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$250.00
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US$250.00

Private Zanzibar Top 5 Attractions Tour with LunchDay Trips

Private Zanzibar Top 5 Attractions Tour with Lunch

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This tour is one of a kind tour designed for short travelers looking for a quick and authentic overview of Zanzibar. This carefully designed tour is the perfect way to explore the history, culture, highlights and traditions of this Wonderful destination .As per the tour you get , visit spice farms, Prison Island, local markets, scenic beaches, Jozani forest and more Including round-trip transfers from Ferry Terminal, Airport or your hotel. After this tour with our professional guides you will leave a memory to cherish forever
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$299.00
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US$299.00
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Jozani ForestDay Trips

Jozani Forest

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The Jozani Forest is located in the central east region of Zanzibar Island is the home of rare Red Colobus Monkey, which is only endemic to Zanzibar. A red colobus monkey, unlike their more widespread and adapted cousins, the Black and White Colobus, are a rain forest species which are now confined to very small areas of equatorial forest in tropical Africa. It is therefore a rare treat to be able to see them here in Zanzibar. The reserve also accommodate a large mangrove swamp and a tract of natural forest that is home to a few unique species including the Sykes monkey, bush babies, duikers, hyraxes, over 50 species of butterfly and 40 species of birds.
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  • 2 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$80.00
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US$80.00
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Kizimkazi Dolphin TourDay Trips

Kizimkazi Dolphin Tour

Optimize your chances of seeing Zanzibar’s wild dolphins on this half-day boat tour along the Kizimkazi coastline. Find your vessel easily with round-trip transfer from your Zanzibar City hotel, then set sail with an experienced guide to optimize your chances of spotting marine life, before strapping on a snorkel and diving into the crystal water for a more intimate glimpse of its tropical fish and resident dolphins.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$125.33
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US$125.33

The Origin of Zanzibar: Spices, Slaves and Stone town.Day Trips

The Origin of Zanzibar: Spices, Slaves and Stone town.

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This tour is one of a kind tour designed for short travelers looking for a quick and authentic overview of Zanzibar. This carefully designed tour is the perfect way to explore the history, culture, highlights and traditions of this Wonderful destination .As per the tour you get to visit spice farms, Prison Island, Stone town, local markets and more Including round-trip transfers from Ferry Terminal, Airport or your hotel. After this tour with our professional guides you will leave a memory to cherish forever
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$160.00
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US$160.00

01 Day Safari in Selous Game Reserve from ZanzibarDay Trips

01 Day Safari in Selous Game Reserve from Zanzibar

DAY 01: Full Day Game Drive. Flying from Zanzibar 08:00 and arrive in Selous 9:45, pick up by our driver guide at Airstrip then proceed for full day game drive exploring Selous Game Reserve. Picnic lunch shall be provided and after game drive 15:00, driver will drive to Airstrip to catch your flight to Zanzibar, and flight will take off 16:00 and arrive in Zanzibar 17:30.
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  • 6 hours 6 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$717.95
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US$717.95

Mikumi National Park From Zanzibar Flying Option Day Trip Day Trips

Mikumi National Park From Zanzibar Flying Option Day Trip

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Sneak away from the beaches of Zanzibar for a private tour through Mikumi National Park, on the mainland. Take a morning flight to reach the park by lunchtime and embark on a game drive to see a plethora of native animals like wildebeests, giraffes, zebras, elephants, and lions. Private transfers from both airports and lunch are included.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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US$1,380.00
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US$1,380.00

Menai Bay Sailing Trip from ZanzibarSailing

Menai Bay Sailing Trip from Zanzibar

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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. 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.
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  • 7 hours
From
US$171.00
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US$171.00

Cruise Ship Travelers- Taste Of Zanzibar Day TripDay Trips

Cruise Ship Travelers- Taste Of Zanzibar Day Trip

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This package was designed specifically to meet the desire of the travelers from Cruise Ship travelers or any other visitors interesting to explore the spice Islands of Zanzibar in a short time and depart the same day This ensure the really taste of Spice Islands as it has put together the most recommended tours which have all the time been in higher demand , like Jozani Forest , Spice tour , Stone Town yet giving you the time-saving for you to get back to your Cruise ship as earliest as is required to.
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  • 5 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$110.00
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US$110.00

Jozani Forest TourDay Trips

Jozani Forest Tour

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Get a glimpse of Zanzibar’s native wildlife on this private tour of Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park. Learn about the island animals and their unique evolution from your professional guide as you explore the mangrove swamps and wooded vales together, looking out for colobus monkeys, bush babies, and more. Choose a morning or afternoon tour to suit your schedule and enjoy hassle-free transfer with round-trip transportation from island hotels.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$98.08
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US$98.08

Prison Island and Stone Town Tour in ZanzibarDay Trips

Prison Island and Stone Town Tour in Zanzibar

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This tour includes two most recommended tours in Zanzibar, first by visiting the Prison Island then by Exploring Stone Town (UNESCO World Heritage Site).
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$55.00
Price varies by group size
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US$55.00
Price varies by group size
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Zanzibar Shore Excursion - City Tour | Spice Tour | Jozani Forest ( 3 in One )Day Trips

Zanzibar Shore Excursion - City Tour | Spice Tour | Jozani Forest ( 3 in One )

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Enjoy the test of Zanzibar with smell of spices. This tour takes almost 8 - 9 hours by walking and other part by driving around. You will visit Old Stone City " Stone town" where you walk around in barrow streets and experience the real life of Zanzibar's people. Also this includes spice tour in Zanzibar local spice farm visit the Princess Salme palace ruins, visit  turtles and famous beach of Nungwi in Northern part of Island. The tour cavers all most famous points in history of Zanzibar.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$92.31
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US$92.31

Dhow Cruise to Mnemba Island reef for Snorkeling | Full day + LunchSailing

Dhow Cruise to Mnemba Island reef for Snorkeling | Full day + Lunch

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This is one of our must-do activities that you will not want to miss while you are in Zanzibar. The tiny but exceptional Mnemba reef offers indeed some of the best and most spectacular spots in the whole Archipelago, if not in East Africa. For the sake of precision, Mnemba is a reef and not an Atoll, as sometimes called Mnemba Atoll in many publications and charts. Mnemba is well known for the excellent clarity of its waters ( for this area of the Indian Ocean) and the unusually prolific and diverse corals and tropical marine life where you can able to see a lot of colorful fishes while Snorkeling. Some of the species that you can see at Mnemba reef include; Angel Fish, Blue Spotted Rays, Black Snappers, Groupers, Red Tooth Triggers, Flounder, Octopuses, Leaf Fish, Scorpion Fish, Stone Fish, Frog Fish and lots of Trevallies.
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$39.00
Price varies by group size
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US$39.00
Price varies by group size
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5 Days Zanzibar Beach VacationDay Trips

5 Days Zanzibar Beach Vacation

This Holiday package is for all beach lovers and whose needs to take breathtaking away from home along the beach of beautiful white sand. You will be picked up from Zanzibar Airport with our driver and transferred to Northern Beach Side of Island where the Nungwi beach is allocated. Your accommodation will be along the beach just walking distance where you will stay for 3 nights before shifting to stone town and stay 1 more last night in the heart of Zanzibar City and explore the magnificent view of sunset and old stone buildings with most secret history. On fifth day you will be transferred back to Zanzibar airport to meet your flight. But between your stay you will have a chance to participate on private day tours like snorkeling at Mnemba island, Spice tour or Jozani forest tour, Stone Town walking tour.
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  • 5 days
  • Free Cancellation
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US$1,397.44
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US$1,397.44

Prison Island, Nakupenda Beach and Stone Town Tour | Full day + Seafood BuffetDay Trips

Prison Island, Nakupenda Beach and Stone Town Tour | Full day + Seafood Buffet

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It is a full-day private tour that includes Three most recommended tours in Stone Town; Prison Island, Nakupenda (Sandbank), and Stone Town City Tour. It is the Lifetime experience that you will not want to miss while on your vacation in Zanzibar.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$135.00
Price varies by group size
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US$135.00
Price varies by group size
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Stone Town, Spice Farm and Jozani Forest Tour in Zanzibar | Lunch IncludedDay Trips

Stone Town, Spice Farm and Jozani Forest Tour in Zanzibar | Lunch Included

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This is Private tour that includes three (3) most recommended tours in Zanzibar, Which are Stone Town City Tour, Spice Farm Tour and Jozani Forest National Park Tour. We normally start with Stone Town City tour but also it can be customize as you might prefer. We highly recommend this experience as we believe it can give you the true meaning of Africa.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$110.00
Price varies by group size
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US$110.00
Price varies by group size
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Prison Island and Nakupenda Beach Tour | Full day trip + Seafood BuffetDay Trips

Prison Island and Nakupenda Beach Tour | Full day trip + Seafood Buffet

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This tour is one of our most recommended in Zanzibar that includes the two (2) must-do activities in Stone Town; Prison Island (Quarantine Island) and Nakupenda Beach (Sandbank. Also, you can stay at any of these places as long as you wish. On this tour, as we will take a boat from Stone Town where you will get an opportunity to see some of the popular Landmarks in Stone-town; Old Fort of Zanzibar, Forodhani Park, Zanzibar Port, Zanzibar State House, and others. It is a lifetime experience that you will not want to miss.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$105.00
Price varies by group size
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US$105.00
Price varies by group size
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Spice Farm and Jozani National Forest Tour in Zanzibar | Lunch IncludedDay Trips

Spice Farm and Jozani National Forest Tour in Zanzibar | Lunch Included

This is private tour that include most recommended activities in Zanzibar which is the Spice Tour and Jozani Forest National Park. Also Lunch is included on this tour, and it is an experience that we highly recommend as it can give you the true meaning of Africa.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$125.00
Price varies by group size
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US$125.00
Price varies by group size
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Dolphins and Jozani Forest National Park Tour in ZanzibarDay Trips

Dolphins and Jozani Forest National Park Tour in Zanzibar

This is a private tour in Zanzibar that includes to most recommended activities in Zanzibar, Swimming with Dolphins and Jozani Forest National Park Tour which is the only national park in Zanzibar and the home of Red Colobus Monkeys. This is lifetime experience that you will not want to miss.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$135.00
Price varies by group size
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US$135.00
Price varies by group size
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Stone Town and Spice Farm Tour in Zanzibar | Lunch IncludedDay Trips

Stone Town and Spice Farm Tour in Zanzibar | Lunch Included

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This is a Private tour that includes two most recommended activities in Zanzibar; where we will start with the Stone Town tour; can able you to learn and understand the History and Culture of the East Africa Oldest City, Slave Trade, and alot more. Also then tour around the Spice Farm, can able you to explore and learn about different types of Spices that are available in Zanzibar and how they are planted. Lunch is also included at the Spice Farm.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$89.00
Price varies by group size
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US$89.00
Price varies by group size
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Zanzibar Self Drive Tour: Departure from Jambiani ZanzibarDay Trips

Zanzibar Self Drive Tour: Departure from Jambiani Zanzibar

Recommended Zanzibar Tours & Excursions offers!!! Spin through Zanzibar and hit the city highlights in style on this independent driving and sightseeing experience. Take the wheel of your comfortable Toyota Car, Enjoy Zanzibar Full day Spice Tour, Stone Town & Prison Island with a self-guided driving tour! Rest of the day at leisure. An active vacation to experience the wonders of Zanzibar! This tour program has aim to save your Budget and time. Departure from Jambiani Beach Village Zanzibar.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$250.00
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US$250.00
per group
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