An incredible mix of old Arabic-style structures and windings alleys, Stone Town, is an ancient trade hub with Islamic, Indian, and Swahili influences and the heart of Zanzibar. The island was once the home of colonial rules, including Great Britain, Portugal, and Oman. Wander through the streets to soak up the local culture and explore the history.
Jozani is a scenic and vast extension, and the last native green forest remained in Zanzibar. You can easily reach the forest via bus or by chartered taxi.
Nungwi village is located on Zanzibar’s North West tip. You’ll find one of the top beaches in Zanzibar as the tides don’t head out too far. If you prefer quiet beaches to the luxury and touristy spots overrun by travelers, so head up to the Nungwi Beach to just dip your toes in the sea and soak up the lovely sun.
Prison Island uncovers the Zanzibar’s dark past. Zanzibar was influenced by slavery as many slaves worked on the island’s plantations, and it once served as a center to send slaves abroad. After the slavery abolishment, the island turned into a deadly disease camp. Fortunately, the island is now a nature reserve free from the unfortunate past.
Forodhani is a great night food market in Stone Town starting in the late afternoon. Make sure to visit this market filled with vibes of life and energy, where you’ll find fresh vegetables, grilled fish, and meat, as well as fresh local products. Don’t miss out on tasting the most popular seafood meals served with samosas, naan bread, and fried potato balls.
Also named the Sultan’s Palace, the Palace Museum is the most impressive building in Stone Town and a must-visit destination for any tourist traveling to Zanzibar. The Palace Museum, originally used as the residence place for the Sultan and his family, is situated on the waterfront. Renamed as The People’s Palace following the 1964 revolution, it’s now used as a museum exhibiting the past Sultan family’s history.
House of Wonders
A historically significant and visually splendid structure in Stone Town, the House of Wonders is the tallest and most magnificent buildings in Stone Town, offering a dazzling insight into the culture of Zanzibar.
Zanzibar is famous for its wealthiest and most profitable industry, spice trading. Make sure to choose one from multiple tours of exploring the island to learn more about the spice industry’s origins.
The Old Fort
The Old Fort is one of the oldest structures in Stone Town, situated in front of the well-known Forodhani Gardens. It was constructed to protect and defend the island against the Portuguese in the 17th century. Wander through the remains of this admirable fort and meet local culture through local sellers around the courtyard.
The main square of Stone Town, Forodhani Gardens, covered with trees, is an assembly spot for locals and travelers. You’ll experience one of the best sunset views and the most extended lines of local authentic Zanzibar dishes at the street food market. Make sure the food is fresh.
Traveling with a small group of passengers, divides mutual costs such as tour guide cost, transportation, entry fees, etc. between few passengers and makes your tour more affordable. The members of small group tour could be your own family or friends, or other savvy travelers that you will meet and share a journey.
Your time is priceless and we don’t want you to spend your travel time on planning for your vacation day by day. Booking a multi-day tour to a specific destinations makes it easier for you to focus on what you love, instead of going through hundreds of different daily itineraries and plan for each day individually. Simply choose your tour based on the desired duration.
For many destinations, having a local tour guide is a necessity. A professional tour guide helps you to get the most of your travel experience, plan your tours, answers to your questions, teach you the basics of the language, and manage the timings for you and other travelers. All the tour guide fees are included in your tour package.
We carefully handpick all the tours to make sure we offer the most convenient ones that covers everything you need. This includes affordable hotels, local transports, meals, and entry ticket. We make sure to include all the main costs into our itineraries so that you pay for the whole package once, and enjoy your all inclusive tour.