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Historical Stone Town Walk by Ally JapePrivate Sightseeing Tours

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
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 34.62
Price varies by group size
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US$ 34.62
Price varies by group size
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Full-Day Stone Town and Prison Island Tour in ZanzibarHistorical Tours

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

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
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US$ 143.00
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US$ 143.00

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

Zanzibar amazing Walking City Tour,The Unesco world heritage site of Stone TownHalf-day Tours

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Zanzibar amazing Walking City Tour,The Unesco world heritage site of Stone Town

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Fully appreciating the historical significance of Zanzibar’s UNESCO-listed Stone Town can be tricky on your own. Be immersed in the old town’s ambience on this private walking tour and learn about the city’s history and culture directly from your guide. Tick off landmarks including Freddie Mercury’s birthplace, the House of Wonders, and the Old Fort, and discover the best lookout points for views across the Zanzibar Channel.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 78.46
US$ 87.18
US$ 8.72 savings
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US$ 78.46
US$ 87.18
US$ 8.72 savings
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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
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US$ 299.00
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US$ 299.00
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Prison Island, Nakupenda and Stone Town Private Tour | Full-day + Seafood BuffetDay Trips

Prison Island, Nakupenda and Stone Town Private 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
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Stone Town Bike Tour in ZanzibarMountain Bike Tours

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$ 35.00
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US$ 35.00
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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
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Stone Town TourPrivate and Luxury

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

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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Zanzibar Holiday Tour And Relaxing Time By The Beach 6 DaysMulti-day Tours

Zanzibar Holiday Tour And Relaxing Time By The Beach 6 Days

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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

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
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US$ 103.85
Price varies by group size

3-Days Zanzibar: Stone Town, Dolphins, Snorkeling at Mnemba reef and Spice FarmMulti-day Tours

3-Days Zanzibar: Stone Town, Dolphins, Snorkeling at Mnemba reef and Spice Farm

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It a private tour for 3 days and 2 nights in Zanzibar, and it covers all important sights and activities to do in Zanzibar; The Stone Town Tour, Dolphin Tour, Snorkeling at Mnemba reef, Sand Bank, Spice Tour, and all Transfers from airport to Stone Town and Stone Town to airport. Also this tour can be customize according to your preference.
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  • 3 days
  • Taking safety measures
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US$ 565.00
Price varies by group size
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US$ 565.00
Price varies by group size
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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

4 Days Unearthing the Slave Routes of ZanzibarMulti-day Tours

4 Days Unearthing the Slave Routes of Zanzibar

See the historical sites of Zanzibar’s slave trading past. Visit Dhow Harbor in Malindi, where slave ships brought their human cargo from Bagamoyo to Zanzibar. See the house of a notorious Arab slave trader - Tippu Tip and the site of the Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral, visit Mbweni Ruins, formerly a school for freed slave girls, Visit Dr. David Livingstone's House, Maruhubi Ruins and the last stop is at Mangapwani Slave Chamber where slaves were kept waiting for monsoon winded boats to fetch them and to be exiled.The larger cave also used to house slaves is still being used today as a source of fresh water for local villages. This tour highlights not only the depth of human misery but also the strength of endurance as these poor souls were trapped against their in horrendous heat and conditions awaiting transfer to foreign parts of the world.
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  • 4 days
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 577.57
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US$ 577.57

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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Zanzibar Karibu Package (North East Coast & Stone Town) 5 DaysCultural Tours

Zanzibar Karibu Package (North East Coast & Stone Town) 5 Days

This package includes  Matemwe Beach Village as the beach hotel, is a fairly large yet secluded guesthouse located beside a long stretch of classic palm-lined, white sand beach on the North East coast of Zanzibar Island close to  Mnemba Atoll best place for diving and snorkeling. In Stone town spend one night at  Zanzibar Palace Hotel . The package is best for those who love diving and snorkeling. Welcome!
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  • 6 days
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 1,576.93
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US$ 1,576.93

Stone Town City TourCultural Tours

Stone Town City Tour

Visit the historic Stone Town of Zanzibar, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, on a guided, 3 Hours guided tour from Stone Town. With an experienced guide to lead the way, you’ll explore a blend of African, Arab, Indian, Persian, and European cultures, following narrow streets shaded by elegant balconies and verandahs. The Sultan Palace, a series of beautifully-carved wooden doors, Darajani Market also known as Estella Market, the house where Freddy Mercury was born, and an Anglican Cathedral that marks the former site of a slave market.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 81.74
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US$ 81.74

Zanzibar Spice TourHalf-day Tours

Zanzibar Spice Tour

Discover the spices that thrive in Zanzibar’s villages and plantations on a walking tour that’s an aromatic immersion in the island’s rural life. Join a guide for a walk through local farms, see workers climb into the spice trees, sample spices and fruits fresh from the field, and learn the history of Zanzibar’s spice trade. This Zanzibar spice farm tour includes pickup and drop-off in Zanzibar, with both morning and afternoon departures available.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 70.62
Price varies by group size
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US$ 70.62
Price varies by group size

7 Days Zanzibar Package Perfect For the Budget TravelersMulti-day Tours

7 Days Zanzibar Package Perfect For the Budget Travelers

On arrival you will be met and greet by our guide and driver at Zanzibar Airport / Zanzibar Ferry Terminal. Our representative would be holding a name card for you for easy identification and transfer to Forodhani Park Hotel. Our private car with a professional driver and guide will make your visit to Zanzibar more meaningful and enjoyable. This itinerary allows you to have the chance to discover the best activities in Zanzibar Island including the Zanzibar Spice Tour, Stone Town City Tour, Prison Island Boat Trip, Kizimkazi Dolphin Tour, Jozani Forest Tour and the Safari Blue. You can start on any date you request. We can also help to arrange flights and speed boats in and out of Zanzibar.
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  • 7 days
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 519.24
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US$ 519.24

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

Zanzibar Hop-On Hop-Off Tour from Kendwa Beach

Zanzibar Hop-On Hop-Off Tour from Kendwa Beach Make sightseeing in Zanzibar Stone Town easy with this private Bus tour from Kendwa 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

Zanzibar Spice TourHalf-day Tours

Zanzibar Spice Tour

Drive along quiet and scenic Zanzibar roads offering splendid views of the rolling hillside and visiting small rural villages in Zanzibar Islands. Next, you will stop to sense, taste and dazzle the tropical spices of Zanzibar at Kidichi and Kizimbani rural Village.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$ 49.30
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US$ 49.30

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