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Historical Stone Town Walk by Ally JapeCity Packages

Historical Stone Town Walk by Ally Jape

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It’s fascinating to explore historic Stone Town—a UNESCO World Heritage Site—but it’s easy to lose your way in the area’s maze-like, narrow streets. To stay oriented and ensure you don’t miss key highlights, join a private guide with deep knowledge of local culture. It’s fully personalized to your preferences, whether you’re shopping for local textiles, interested in history, or learning about Stone Town’s unique architecture.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$34.62
Price varies by group size
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US$34.62
Price varies by group size

Zanzibar Historical TourBus Tours

Zanzibar Historical Tour

A tour through fabled Stone Town also known as Mji Mkongwe (Swahili for "old town), where history appears to stand still. Located on the western coast of Unguja, the main island of the Zanzibar Archipelago. This World Heritage Site, is famous as a former capital of the Zanzibar Sultanate, and flourishing centre of the spice trade as well as the slave trade in the 19th century. This guided walk through colourful and alternating town with our knowledgeable guide(s) who knows funny, but also cruel stories to give a balanced picture of Stone Town’s history a visit to an Anglican Cathedral of Christ (a former Slave market chambers), House of Wonders, the Palace Museum (People's Palace), Darajani Market, St Joseph’s Catholic Cathedral, Dr Livingston's House and the Old Fort amongst others. It is a fascinating look at the essence of Zanzibar.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$24.00
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US$24.00

Shades of Zanzibar - Full DayBus Tours

Shades of Zanzibar - Full Day

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Pack some Zanzibar highlights into a single day of exploring that’s a great orientation to the island’s aromatic spice farms, historic architecture, and magnificent nature. With an itinerary that includes Stone Town, Prison Island, and Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park, you’ll cover a wide range of sights, and included, door-to-door transport saves even more time for exploring.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$143.00
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US$143.00

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
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US$160.00
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US$160.00

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
From
US$299.00
Taking safety measures

Stone Town Tour Half-day Tours

Stone Town Tour

Our specialist guides will take you on an historic tour of Stone Town. We will show you all the hidden beauty of the city while explaining the history and heritage of all the sites.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$30.77
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US$30.77

Full-Day Stone Town and Prison Island Tour in ZanzibarCity Packages

Full-Day Stone Town and Prison Island Tour in Zanzibar

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Immerse yourself in Zanzibar’s dramatic history on a full-day, guided tour of Stone Town and Prison Island. Explore on foot and by boat for a comprehensive overview of the area, learn about local culture, architecture, and wildlife, and enjoy the convenience of round-trip hotel transfers.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$234.88
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US$234.88

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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A Taste of Zanzibar - 6 DaysMulti-day Tours

A Taste of Zanzibar - 6 Days

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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.
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  • 6 days
  • Free Cancellation
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US$1,134.62
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US$1,134.62

Stone Town Bike Tour in ZanzibarMountain Bike Tours

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Stone Town Bike Tour in Zanzibar

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Pedal along a quiet cycling route on a bike tour that covers some of Stone Town’s highlights, from the Old Slave Market and Anglican Church to the house where singer Freddy Mercury was born. With narrow streets and lots to see, Stone Town’s historic center is the perfect place to explore car-free, and riding a bike makes it easy to pause frequently for photos, views, and sightseeing.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$28.00
US$35.00
US$7.00 savings
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US$28.00
US$35.00
US$7.00 savings
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Zanzibar Holiday Tour And Relaxing Time By The Beach 6 DaysMulti-day Tours

Zanzibar Holiday Tour And Relaxing Time By The Beach 6 Days

Our tour called ‘BEST OF ZANZIBAR TOUR AND RELAXING gives you relaxation time by the beach, after a short introduction to the wonders of Stone Town and the rural spice plantations. The short distance between Stone Town and Nungwi means more me time for chilling-out. Stone Town is the island capital and steeped in history. You begin with a guided tour along winding alleys, visiting chaotic bazaars, admiring colonial architecture. The afternoon Spice Tour/Prison tour takes you into the countryside to see the plantations which give Zanzibar its name of ‘Spice Island’. Then we head for three nights in Nungwi, a delightful resort with clear waters and beautiful white-sand beaches, ideal for sunbathing. There’s a wide choice of water sports: snorkeling, scuba diving, kayaking, windsurfing, fishing and sailing. A perfect resort for relaxation, or some energetic activity.
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  • 5 days
  • Free Cancellation
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US$1,375.00
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US$1,375.00

Historical Stone Town TourHalf-day Tours

Historical Stone Town Tour

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We’ll take you to see many of the important sights of Stone Town. You’ll visit the former Slave Market, the Anglican Cathedral, the House of Wonders, the Sultan’s Palace Museum, the Old Arab Fort – and other sites that may be of interest to you. Our city tour is flexible and can easily be customized to your requirements
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$66.67
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US$66.67

Spice Farm Tour -Half DayHalf-day Tours

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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US$66.67
From
US$66.67

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
Taking safety measures

Prison Island TourHalf-day Tours

Prison Island Tour

See the giant land tortoises of Prison Island on a half-day trip from Stone Town, 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
  • Free Cancellation
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US$103.85
Price varies by group size
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US$103.85
Price varies by group size

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
Taking safety measures

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
Taking safety measures

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
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US$89.00
Price varies by group size
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US$89.00
Price varies by group size
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Bicycle Stone Town Tour Mountain Bike Tours

Bicycle Stone Town Tour

We will pick-you from your hotel stay in Stone town and we will visit different places in Stone town such as Forodhani park, Old dispensary, Zanzibar Doors, Zanzibar Slave Market, Freddie Mercurie'House and Darajani Market to see different Spices available in Zanzibar.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$30.00
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US$30.00

Come and taste the Zanzibar feelings Bus Tours

Come and taste the Zanzibar feelings

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When you book this tour with us we serve you as private with good experience and care and make sure you enjoy your day with us.
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  • 1 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$56.42
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US$56.42

Stone Town TourCity Packages

Stone Town Tour

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This tour is based on architecture, historical buildings and the stories behind those buildings. Guests will also see how local people culturally live.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$25.65
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US$25.65

Zanzibar Stone Town TourBus Tours

Zanzibar Stone Town Tour

.Discover the ancient life of the cities, culture and their folklore. Opportunities to explore historic sites left by former inhabitants, colonial places that between them walls containing the history of the ancient dominion of Sultan, traditions, clothes, fragrance and the colors of the places that clearly brings back the memories, more than about old fashion by the same time the poverty of Africa. This is a typical itinerary for this product Stop At: Christ Church Cathedral, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island, Zanzibar Archipelago Slave Market History Duration: 1 hour Stop At: The Old Fort (Ngome Kongwe), Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island, Zanzibar Archipelago Portuguese Old Fort History Duration: 30 minutes Stop At: Mercury House, Stone Town,Freddy Mercury House At: Peace Memorial Museum (Beit el Amani), Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Zanzibar Island, Zanzibar Archipelago Museum
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  • 3 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$75.68
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US$75.68

Zanzibar Original Hop-On Hop-Off TourHalf-day Tours

Zanzibar Original Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

Zanzibar Original Hop-On Hop-Off Tour See Stone Town must-see sights and cultural delights on a hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour. Relish the freedom and flexibility of this tour and disembark at your choice of 12 stops whenever an attraction captures your attention. Absorb the charming ambience and historical highlights of the Stone Town from the comfort deluxe Toyota Coaster bus and listen to an information from your Guide. Hop off the bus to explore alluring attractions like Sultan Palace, House of Wonder and the iconic Freddie Mercury House during this enriching excursion.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$110.00
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US$110.00

Zanzibar Hop-On Hop-Off Tour from Kiwengwa BeachHalf-day Tours

Zanzibar Hop-On Hop-Off Tour from Kiwengwa Beach

Zanzibar Hop-On Hop-Off Tour from Kiwengwa Beach Make sightseeing in Zanzibar Stone Town easy with this private Bus tour from Kiwengwa Beach. Enjoy the convenience of hop-on hop-off access at any stop along the route, and soak in the views from a private Toyota Coaster bus. See sights like Palace Museum, Freddie Mercury House, Anglican Cathedral, and the iconic House of Wonder as you listen to your Expert guides on some routes.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$100.00
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US$100.00

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