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10 Days Zanzibar Beach Stay

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Trip Overview

On this tour, you will swim and relax on the white sandy beaches; the blue Turquoise Ocean and beautiful sunsets will add to the charm of Zanzibar. You will visit spice plantations where you will see, smell, taste, and purchase aromatic spices. Zanzibar abounds with historical sites where you will learn about the events that shaped the history of Zanzibar a few centuries ago when it was a mighty trading center; the historical sites include ancient palaces, slave chambers, old forts, craft shops, and museums. You will also get to interact with the local people of Zanzibar and will get a glimpse of their culture and way of life.

Trip - Highlights

  • Day 01: Zanzibar International Airport/Stone Town
  • Day 02: Stone Town
  • Day 03: Stone Town
  • Day 04: Stone Town/Nungwi Beach
  • Day 05 to Day 9: Full day Nungwi
  • Day 10: Departure

This Safari Only Takes

10 Days

What Includes in a Trip

  • Airport transfers.
  • Meals & Accommodation.
  • Excursions
  • Complimentary Mineral water during the tour
  • Professional guide
  • Medical Evacuation
  • All government taxes and levies

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Itinerary

Arrive at Zanzibar Island meet our driver and transfer to Stone town
The Stone Town of Zanzibar is a fine example of the Swahili coastal trading towns of East
Africa. It retains its urban fabric and townscape virtually intact and contains many fine
buildings that reflect its particular culture, which has brought together and homogenized
disparate elements of the cultures of Africa, the Arab region, India, and Europe over more
than a millennium.
Overnight at Hotel in Stone Town

After breakfast, pick you up and depart for the Stone Tow tour
Stone Town is a very lively place where you’ll find a mixture of Arabic, African, Indian and
European cultures living comfortably together. As you walk through the labyrinth of streets
too narrow for cars to pass, you can see mosques, churches, and temples side to side. While
you wander around the city, your guide will take you on a historical and cultural journey
through the old slave market, Darajani marketplace, the House of Wonders, the Old Fort, and
the Sultan’s Palace. Lunch will be provided in a restaurant or a local house. After lunch
depart to the hotel for relaxation. Late evening option dinner at Forodhani Gardens.
Forodhani Gardens is worth a visit, especially at night when it comes alive as one of the best
street food markets.
Overnight at Hotel in Stone Town

After breakfast our driver will come to your hotel for the pickup and take you to Fumba
where you will take dhow and start the trip by going to the Sandbank, Safari Blue trip is a full
day sailing around mangroves and snorkeling along Menai bay, which is one of the best coral
reefs in Zanzibar. The main activities on this day are visiting Kwale Island, sandbank relaxing,
swimming, and snorkeling. The underwater world at Menai bay is unbelievably spectacular.
You will witness countless colorful fishes and other sea creatures that survive among the
coral reefs and underwater plants which together form the barrier reef ecosystem in the bay
you will enjoy the fresh seafood barbeque; Octopus, Lobsters, squids, Calamaris, and Fishes.
Exotic fresh fruit tasting like Banana, Watermelon, Pineapple, and Mangoes. This will be the
best adventurous day for your stay in Zanzibar Islands, and you will understand why we call
this “Safari blue” After the tour, you will go back to Fumba by cruising the Dhow and our driver will be waiting for you to take you back to your hotel.
Overnight at Hotel in Stone Town

Breakfast at your hotel depart for prison island, At Prison Island, you will be able to See
Aldabra Giant Tortoise, Peacocks, Dik-dik (species of small Antelope), Prison ruins, etc. An
interesting fact about the Aldabra Giant tortoise is that it can live for more than 200 years.
The Oldest one at Prison Island is 197 years old. They are one of the world’s longest-living
animals. Prison Ruins: This is a building that was erected in 1983 to host the Central Prison of
Zanzibar. The Jail construction Started in 1893, in the same year, they had been a Cholera
Epidemic in Egypt, and shortly afterward Bubonic Plague in Bombay. Since Zanzibar was the
Main East African Port, Authorities decided that the Prison and other Erected Buildings were
to keep in readiness as a Quarantine Station to proper control measures for vessels and their
passengers to avoid the risk of an Epidemic in the Zanzibar Archipelago. Lunch at Stone town
and later afternoon depart to Nungwi beaches for overnight, Nungwi Beach is known for its
sugary white sand and clean water. Stay nearby or plan a day trip from elsewhere on the
island for many hours of enjoyment of the sun, sand, and Warm Ocean. Renowned for its
sandy coast lined with mangroves and palm trees, Nungwi offers visitors a variety of
restaurants, bars, and accommodations. The boat building and deep-sea fishing traditions
are alive and well in the village, evident in the multitude of simple dhow boats setting off into
the ocean at sunset. Things to do in Nungwi consist mostly of snorkeling, scuba diving,
boating, and swimming.
Meals and overnight at the Hotel/Resort in the Nungwi area

Full-day leisure at the resort with the option of water sports Apart from walking around the beach, there are plenty of things to do in Nungwi. Visit the local fish market at 6 am to watch the locals bid for the best catch. There is a boat shed next to the fish market where you can watch local dhow making. You can take a boat ride to Mnemba Atoll for some excellent snorkeling and there are daily sunset cruises that have live local music. The nearby Mnarani turtle aquarium and injured turtle rehabilitation center are pretty interesting too. Walk around the Nungwi Beach, and play volleyball or beach ball with the locals in front of the Hotel.
Meals and overnight at the Hotel/Resort

Day 10 :
Departure

Pick up from the resort Option of Spice Tour, Spice Tours: Zanzibar was known as the spice
island during the nineteenth century. Clove cultivation specifically prospered on the island
given the rich soils and heat and humidity. Later on, ginger, vanilla, cardamom, pepper,
cinnamon, and nutmeg were presented for huge scope development. Developing what to do
in Zanzibar spices is still mainstream and rewarding on the island. It is feasible for tourists
to proceed to visit these plantations to find out about how spices are developed and the
significant job they play in the economy of Zanzibar, expect to taste and smell items from
cinnamon, breadfruit, lime, coconut, cloves, nutmeg, dark pepper, coriander, bananas,
jackfruits, mangoes, and dark pepper. You can likewise figure out how to prepare nearby
food utilizing the species filled in the estate. Notwithstanding the plantation you are
opportune to tour, a Spice tour in Zanzibar is educative and takes somewhere in the range of
two and three hours. After the tour transfer to Zanzibar Airport for your scheduled international flight

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