ZANZIBAR EXCURSIONS

Stone Town Tour.

This is the old city and cultural heart of Zanzibar, little changed in the last 200 years ago. It is the place of Bazaars mosque and grand Arab house with their curved wooden doors. The tour takes you through fabled stone town where the history appears stand still with visit to old market, the house of wonders, the palace museums, Dr. Livingstone’s house, the slave market and the Arab fort (Ngome Kongwe). Apart from that you can also see; Freddy Mercury house, Jamhuri garden, Forodhani garden, Darajani Bazaar, The Old Dispensary, Anglican Cathedral of Christ Church, Prison Island(Changuu Island), Hamamni Persian Baths, Malindi Mosque, St. Joseph’s Catholic Cathedral Church, Dhow countries Music Academy.

Prison Island Tour.

Prison Island also known as Changuu Island or Quarantine Island. This is a small island 5.6Km North West of stone town. The island is around 800m long and 230m wide at its broadest point. The island used as prison for rebellious slaves in 1860s and also function as coral mine. The island named as quarantine because of the yellow fever cases. More recently, the island has become a government owned tourist resort and houses a collection of endangered Aldabra giant tortoises which were originally a gift from the British governor of Seychelles. Also the guests can do snorkeling and swimming around Prison Island.

Safari Blue

An unforgettable full day excursion on board a traditional Arab dhow. The dhow leaves from Fumba and explore menai bay, a beautiful conservation area, cobalt blue water and past the inhabited island and sandbanks. The excursion includes snorkeling where you can view the marine life and corals of Menai bay and delicious Zanzibar seafood lunch beneath the shade of the tree on the deserted island of Kwale. There will be a time for a pleasant walk along the shore or sunbathing. When returning to fumba village the journey will be by sail (if the wind allows). Come and enjoy an experience, a lifetime with sunshine and fresh sea air on traditional Zanzibar dhow where you can relax sailing on the crystal blue sea of Zanzibar.

Spice tour

Zanzibar is well known as Spices Island; the history of Zanzibar would be incomplete without the cloves, nutmeg, pepper, cinnamon, cardamom, ginger, garlic and many other spices which brought the sultans of Oman and beginning of infamous slave trade. We will visit all spices and taste them together with seasonal fruits. A description is given about a varieties of spices, organically, herbs and then traditional in cooking and medicine cosmetics. You will be fascinated by sheer number of the spices produced and their incredibly value for many ailment.

JOZANI FOREST

The Jozani natural Forest is located in the central East region of Zanzibar Island is home to the rare Red Colubus Monkeys, which is endemic species to Zanzibar. These Monkeys are full of character, and quarters just outside the reserve, perimeters and are incredibly photogenic. Jozani is to other species including Sykes, monkeys, small buck and bush pig.

Dolphin Tour.

Situated on the southern point of the island, Kizimkazi fishing village is home to several schools of Dolphins which can often be sighted following a boat trip from the village. If you are lucky, you may be able to swim quit close to Dolphins which can be very rewarding experience.

Snorkeling at Mnemba Island.

Mnemba Island is about 3km off Zanzibar’s North East Coast. Encircled by large coral reef. The island is home to luxury lodge and is only available to guests. Many of the sites surrounding the island are colorful and thriving making for fun snorkeling at time of year. Expect to Sell ion fish also you could see Turtles swimming around in the shallows as well as Humpback Dolphins while you are sailing to the Island.

The Rock Restaurant.

A world famous restaurant known for its extraordinary location, but also its fabulous food inspired by the natural resources, a twist of Zanzibar and Italian love. It is recognized as amongst the most beautiful in all world. Here you will find 3 gems, - The rock Restaurant and close by Kichanga Lodge and Dongwe Ocean View Hotel.

Village Tours.

10.0 Village Tours. Is special requested day tour, we can organize a village tour after listening your expectation, the main reason is we do have three main options Jambiani-Paje, Nungwi Village and Kizimkazi Village. Kizimkazi is very famous for historical sites. There are old East African Mosque which has much influence with Persians (Shiras) Miza wa Miza Cave and Mkunguni fish market.

Jambiani and Paje Village,

been greatly known for seaweeds and fishing, there are some development communities which help different strata’s of people in the village.

Nungwi

Nungwi is mostly known for Dhow making, fishing and aquarium.

Dhow Sunset Cruise Tour.

This tour can be done into three parts of Zanzibar, - In Stone Town City, Nungwi Village and Michamvi Village. Dhow Sunset Cruises use handcrafted dhow which are operated by professional, trained crew and fully equipped with life jackets, first aid kit, sun shade, boarding ladder and waterproof bags. Each boat comfortably accommodates 16 guests, while one can hold up to 25 guests.

Nungwi coast Tour.

Zanzibar is well known as Spices Island; the history of Zanzibar would be incomplete without the cloves, nutmeg, pepper, cinnamon, cardamom, ginger, garlic and many other spices which brought the sultans of Oman and beginning of infamous slave trade. We will visit all spices and taste them together with seasonal fruits. A description is given about a varieties of spices, organically, herbs and then traditional in cooking and medicine cosmetics. You will be fascinated by sheer number of the spices produced and their incredibly value for many ailment.

Big game fishing.

Zanzibar is fortunate in having superb fishing almost all the year. Fishing in Zanzibar Is synonymous as some of the most exhilarating and challenging deep-sea fishing is available. When the North East monsoon blows, the billfish arrive in great numbers. Various big fish such as The Striped Merlin, the black Merlin, the blue Merlin, Short bill Spear fish, The Sail fish, The Broadbill fish, The Tuna fish, Laser fish, The giant trevally, the King fish, The Dorado, The Wahoo, The Barracuda and many more to mention.

Scuba Diving

Meet the people that will teach, guide and look after you while you are diving with one of licensed Diving Company in Zanzibar. There are plenty of them let us help you to book for it.

Mainland Tours and Safaris.

SELOUS GAME RESERVE

The Selous Game Reserve is one of the largest faunal reserves of the world, located in the south of Tanzania. It was named after Englishman Sir Frederick Selous a famous big game hunter and early conservationist. The Selous Game Reserve was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1982 due to the diversity of its wildlife and undisturbed nature. The reserve covers a total area of 50,000 km2 (19,000 sq mi) and has additional buffer zones.

NGORONGORO CONSERVATION AREA AUTHORITY.

The Ngorongoro Conservation Area (NCA) is area and a World Heritage Site located 180 km (110 mi) west of Arusha in the Highlands area of Tanzania. The area is named after Ngorongoro Crater, a large volcanic caldera within the area. The conservation area is administered by the Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority, an arm of the Tanzanian government, and its boundaries follow the boundary of the Ngorongoro Division of the Arusha Region

SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK.

The Serengeti National Park is a Tanzanian national park in the Serengeti ecosystem in the Mara and Simiyu regions.It is famous for its annual migration of over 1.5 million white-bearded (or brindled) wildebeest and 250,000 zebra and for its numerous Nile crocodile and honey badger.

Ruaha National Park.

Ruaha National Park is the largest national park in Tanzania. The addition of the Usangu Game Reserve and other important wetlands to the park in 2008 increased its size to about 20,226 square kilometres (7,809 sq mi), making it the largest park in Tanzania and East Africa.

MOUNTAIN HIKING

Kilimanjaro Mountain

Nungwi is located on the northern point of Zanzibar, The village is surrounded by some of Zanzibar’s most beautiful beaches. Also you will have a time to see Mnarani Natural Aquirium/Baraka Aquirium you will have a chance to feed sea turtles with seaweed.

Mount Meru

Mount Meru is located just north of the city of Arusha, in the Arusha Region of Tanzania. It is the second-highest mountain in Tanzania, after Mount Kilimanjaro.

Usambara Mountain

Usambara Mountains of northeastern Tanzania in tropical East Africa, comprise the easternmost ranges of the Eastern Arc Mountains. The ranges of approximately 90 kilometres (56 mi) long and about half that wide, are situated in the Lushoto District of the Tanga Region.

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