Zanzibar a group of islands located off the coast of Tanzania, is the ideal destination for a relaxing holiday. The region’s deep blue waters, white sand beaches, and pristine coral reefs make it a tropical island paradise. Here you can snorkel and dive to see the wonderful diversity of marine life below the surface. The capital, Zanzibar City, is also rich in history and culture. On this 6-day tour, you are given a chance to experience both sides of this wonderful island.
On days 1 to 3, you are taken to several important sites in Stone Town, the Old City of Zanzibar City. These include the old slave market, the Sultan Palace from where Zanzibar was ruled, and Prison Island. As Zanzibar is famous for it spices, you also visit a spice plantation.
The rest of the tour is spent taking advantage of the superb snorkelling opportunities the island has to offer. There is a collection of designated exploration sites around the island, and among the many-hued fish you will encounter, you can spot jacks, potato groupers, wahoos, napoleon wrasse, tuna, barracudas, black triggerfish, pufferfish, scorpionfish, dogtooth tuna, parrotfish, giant trevally, titan triggerfish, sweetlips, green turtles, and many more. Also look out for anemones, sea sponges, squids, and many more outlandish creatures.
Why we like it
This tour is short yet exciting. It gives you the chance to appreciate Zanzibar's rich history and culture, as well as experience its incredible snorkelling opportunities.
|Rates from:||$150 - $300 p.p.p.d.|
|Group Size:||Very Large|
|Max No of Guests:||120|
|Tour duration:||6 days|
|Highlights||Stone Town, Sultan Palace, Spice Tour, Incredible Snorkelling|
|Nearest Major City||Dares Salaam|
PrimaryScuba & Snorkelling
Safari typeBeach Safari
Various Fish Species
Cultural and historical tours
What to BringCamera (Waterproof)
Comfortable Walking Shoes
Other Personal Items