Zanzibar Beach Holidays

7 Days Zanzibar Tour

stone town tour, prison island, safari blue, mnemba aquarium, spice tour and jozan forest

Discover the captivating allure of Zanzibar before embarking on your mainland Tanzania safari. In addition to its pristine beaches, indulge in tours of Stone Town and Jozani Forest, spice exploration, and visits to Prison Island and Mnemba Aquarium. Engage in boat trips, snorkeling, dolphin tours, scuba diving, water sports, and horse riding, while relishing the beauty of Nungwi, Paje, Kendwa, Matemwe, and Pongwe beaches. Exciting attractions on the horizon include a skydiving school for an exhilarating experience. This tour guarantees a deep connection with nature, offering nights in exceptional Zanzibar hotels. Immerse yourself in the island’s richness guided by experienced experts for an unforgettable and diverse vacation experience.

 
Itinerary
  • Day 1: Mnemba Snorkelling And Nungwi Turtle Aquarium
  • Day 2: Beach Reasure At Nungwi Beach
  • Day 3: Safari Blue – Back To Nungwi
  • Day 4: Beach Reasure At Nungwi Beach
  • Day 5: Nungwi To Stone Town - City Tour & Prison Island
  • Day 6: Spice Tour And Jozani Forest Tour
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DETAILED ITINERARY

Day by Day

Day 1: Mnemba Snorkeling And Nungwi Turtle Aquarium​

At 8:30 am after breakfast, you’ll be picked up for a Mnemba snorkeling adventure around the island, witnessing diverse marine life such as zebrafish, clownfish, turtles, and more. After exploring, the captain will take you back to shore. Next, visit either Mnarani Aquarium or Baraca Aquarium to observe and, in the case of Baraca, swim with sea turtles. Mnarani Aquarium, situated in Nungwi, was created to protect green turtles, and you can see them swimming in the lagoon. Around 4:00 pm, check in at the hotel in Nungwi.

Day 2: Beach Reasure At Nungwi Beach​

Today, after breakfast, you’ll unwind at Nungwi Beach, a haven for beach lovers. While the picturesque beaches are inviting, Nungwi offers additional activities beyond relaxation. These optional extra activities, available at an additional cost, enhance your experience. Nungwi’s crystal-clear waters and white sandy beaches in the North stand out, providing a paradise-like setting. The charm of smaller cities adds a special touch to your stay. Whether a brief visit or an extended stay, you’ll quickly develop a fondness for Nungwi, captivated by its numerous attractions and enjoyable activities, making it challenging to bid farewell.

Day 3: Safari Blue – Back To Nungwi​

After breakfast, at 8:30 am, you’ll be picked up for Safari Blue, a full-day adventure on a traditional dhow from Fumba fishing village. The dhow, originally an Arab trading vessel, takes you through the Menai Bay conservation region, offering a chance to swim near sandbanks and witness dolphins. Explore a 200-year-old baobab tree, try to spot giant coconut crabs, and swim in a mangrove lagoon on Kwale Island. Snorkel in the crystal-clear turquoise waters and enjoy a seafood buffet lunch. Whether active or relaxed, this Safari Blue experience is a highlight of your Zanzibar vacation. Check in at Nungwi Hotel around 4:00 pm.

Day 4: Beach Reasure At Nungwi Beach​

After breakfast, indulge in a relaxing day at Nungwi Beach, renowned for its crystal-clear waters and white sandy paradise. While Nungwi offers a perfect setting for beach lovers, there are additional activities available for those seeking more. These extra activities can be arranged at an additional cost, providing you with options beyond beach relaxation. Nungwi’s charm lies in its unique blend of picturesque beaches, clear waters, and the special allure of a smaller city. Whether staying for a few days or an extended period, the numerous attractions and activities make it hard to resist leaving this captivating destination.

Day 5: Nungwi To Stone Town - City Tour & Prison Island​

Following breakfast, your guide will collect you for a Stone Town City Tour, delving into the historic and culturally rich town of Zanzibar. Explore sites like The Old Fort, House of Wonders, and the Old Slave Market/Anglican Cathedral, each offering unique insights into the island’s past. Additionally, visit Freddie Mercury’s Museum and the Palace Museum for a glimpse into Zanzibar’s royal and musical history. The tour extends to Changuu Private Island, known for its giant sea tortoise sanctuary and pristine beaches, combining nature, history, and adventure. Enjoy a boat ride, feed giant Aldabra tortoises, and indulge in snorkeling in the picturesque channel. This single-day excursion promises a captivating blend of cultural exploration and natural beauty.

Day 6: Beach Reasure At Nungwi Beach​

Today, after breakfast, you’ll unwind at Nungwi Beach, a haven for beach lovers. While the picturesque beaches are inviting, Nungwi offers additional activities beyond relaxation. These optional extra activities, available at an additional cost, enhance your experience. Nungwi’s crystal-clear waters and white sandy beaches in the North stand out, providing a paradise-like setting. The charm of smaller cities adds a special touch to your stay. Whether a brief visit or an extended stay, you’ll quickly develop a fondness for Nungwi, captivated by its numerous attractions and enjoyable activities, making it challenging to bid farewell.

Day 7: Spice Tour And Jozani Forest Tour

Following breakfast, our guide will pick you up from the hotel for a Spice Tour, a renowned excursion on Zanzibar, aptly named the Spice Island. In the 19th century, it gained prominence as one of the world’s leading spice producers, cultivating cloves, nutmeg, and cinnamon. The tour takes you on a walking exploration of a spice farm (shamba), providing insights into the cultivation of spices, herbs, and tropical fruits such as clove, lemongrass, vanilla, and more. You’ll engage your senses by smelling and tasting these vibrant ingredients.

Subsequently, visit the Jozani Forest, a natural reserve located 35 km southeast of Zanzibar City. Covering an area of 10 square km, this forest, with trees over a century old, serves as a sanctuary for various fascinating animals including the Red Colobus monkey, Zanzibar leopard, and diverse bird species. After the tour, return to Stone Town for lunch, concluding a day of exploration into Zanzibar’s rich spices and natural wonders.

Tour Includes

  • All transfers except those for extra activities that may be added
  • Tour fees, Taxes/VAT. and Conservation Fees.
  • All activities (unless labeled as optional).
  • All accommodation at Nungwi as stated in the itinerary.
  • A professional driver & guide.
  • All transportation (unless labeled as optional) and Airport Pick up/Drop off
  • Hotel Accommodations with bed and breakfast and Drinking water at Nungwi

Tour Excludes

  • International flights (from/to home).
  • Tips to Guide
  • Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.).
  • Travel insurance and medical repatriation.
  • Domestic Flights

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