Pemba – Zanzibar Island

Pemba Island, known as “The Green Island” in Arabic (الجزيرة الخضراء), is an island forming part of the Zanzibar Archipelago, lying within the Swahili Coast in the Indian Ocean. Pemba is the northernmost island of the archipelago and the smaller, hillier and greener “sister island” of Zanzibar. Pemba enjoys far less attention than the world-famous…

Unguja – Zanzibar Island

Unguja is the main island of Zanzibar. Unguja is well-known for historical Stone Town, beautiful beaches and nature, both on-land and the surrounding coral reefs. There is a variety of different beach destinations, where everyone can find their own preferable choice. Unguja is the home for most of Zanzibar’s population. Nowadays Stone Town is the…

Mafia Island

Mafia Island Marine Park is a protected marine nature reserve around Mafia Island, in the Indian Ocean southeast of Zanzibar Island. It is located in the Pwani Region jurisdiction of Tanzania Mafia is renowned as an excellent world-class diving destination with some of the richest reefs in the world, The park covers the Southern part…

Saadani National Park

It has been recently upgraded from game reserve to become the 13th National park in Tanzania. Saadani is Tanzania’s only coastal wildlife sanctuary, the national park transformed from old Saadani Game Reserve, Wami River Delta and the South Mkwaja Ranch, which was bought in 1997 and donated to the Tanzanian government. The park has now…