Tours & Excursions
Stone Town/City Tour
is a two-hour guided walking tour through the heart of Zanzibar, a UNESCO world heritage site since 2000. Our professional guide will help you explore the rich history of the island and invite you to follow in the footsteps of the Omani traders and their slaves. Allowing you to experience the wonderful labyrinths of Stone Town, the monuments, the carved doors, and the smells of this diverse melting pot called Zanzibar.
Prison Island Tour
is a half day tour by boat. The island has a rich and controversial history. In the 1860’s it was used by the Arab slave masters as a prison for the most notorious slaves and for coral mining. Later, the British used it as a quarantine station for yellow fever patients. Today, it is home to a colony of Aldabra giant tortoises. Here you will be able to get up-close and touch these 100 year old tortoises, feed them and take memorable pictures.
is a half day tour on a spice farm. Here you will be given an opportunity to walk around a local spice farm guided by our expert. As you walk around the farm, you will see, smell and touch spices such as cloves, nutmeg, vanilla and much more. The moniker Spice Island, was derived from the historical spice trade as Zanzibar was trading in spices with the Egyptians and the Indians as far back as the 1400’s. Here you will have the opportunity to take colourful and memorable pictures.
Nungwi Village/Beach Tour
is a half-day/ Day tour. This Tour is a perfect way to discover the white sandy beaches and the deep blue sea on the north coast of Zanzibar. Here you can relax, soak up the sun and swim. Or you can visit the aquariums, turtle sanctuary, Nungwi Fish Market and the workshop of traditional dhow building.
Around the Island Tour
is a whole day tour. This Tour will introduce you to the various hidden gems, the stunning beaches, the rocks and mangroves of Zanzibar, from the north to south of the island. Get ready for a fun filled day. You will be picked up from your hotel in the morning and dropped off in the evening.
South and East Coast Tour
is a whole day tour. Through this tour you will discover the exotic beaches of Uroa, Michamvi, Bwejuu and Jambiani. This trip will give you a chance to relax and enjoy your lunch at a beautiful seaside restaurant with scenic views. You will be picked up from your hotel in the morning and dropped off in the evening.
Local Fishing Tour
is a whole day tour. This Tour is a perfect way to experience a local village and fishing life. Your day will start with the locals at 06:00, by setting sail from stone town or one of the local villages. You will be equipped with all the necessary fishing gear and will hopefully catch either kingfish, yellow blade or barracuda. This is a true ocean experience!
Mnemba Snorkelling Tour
is a whole day tour by boat. You will start your journey from Nungwi village and make way your way to Mnemba Island. This is a fishing island, located just off the northeast coast of Zanzibar, here you will have your lunch, followed by a memorable snorkelling experience. You will have the opportunity to swim with a school of colourful tropical fish.
is an early morning, half day tour. Your journey will start at Kizimkazi fishing village, south coast of the island. You will be transported by car early in the morning to Kizimkazi village to catch a boat. The main attraction here is swimming with the dolphins, for those who are lucky they can even get up-close and play with them for couple of hours. The village is home to several types of fish, Bottlenose dolphins and Humpback dolphins. Come prepared with your cameras as this is a once in a life time opportunity.
Jozani Forest Tour
is a half day tour. Here you will see the rare Red Colobus Monkeys, unique to Zanzibar. The forest is also known as Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park and is the only national park in Zanzibar. You will have a tour of the mangroves in the forest area and visit the natural forest. From there you will go for a walk and follow the nature trails in the forest. The forest is a habitat for many animal species, and mainly the Red Colobus Monkeys. Be mindful of the naughty monkeys, when taking the pictures.
Safari Blue Tour
is a full day tour. On this tour you will experience the sea adventure and safari. Your journey will start from Fumba fishing village, on the south west coast of the island. You have the opportunity to go swimming, snorkelling, enjoy the fresh sea food and sailing within the traditional dhow. You will have great time tasting the tropical sea food including octopus, calamari, lobster, shrimps, shark, shell fish, tuna fish, barracuda and much more.
The Rock Restaurant
is a half day trip. Enjoy a meal in this unusual restaurant which is lodged on a rock on the Indian Ocean in the village of Michamwi Pingwe in the South East. It is advisable to book in advance and avoid any disappointments. During the low tide, the Rock restaurant forms part of the shore and during high tide, it turns into an absolute island floating on the crystal clear waters of the ocean. This allows you two choices of accessing the restaurant depending on the tides, and these form part of the experience that the Rock Zanzibar intends to offer.
Nakupenda Sandbank Picnic
is a whole day trip. The island is a natural sandbank which allows you the opportunity to snorkel and sunbathe in a peaceful environment. Here you will enjoy the crystal clear views of the Indian Ocean and savour your seafood lunch. Before sundown you will be whisked back to Stone Town, full of memoirs of this magical island.
Kendwa Beach Full Day
is a full day relaxing tour. This beach is the best in Zanzibar with beautiful stretches of white sand and blue sea. There is a swimming pool, café/restaurant and bar on the beach. You could also book and enjoy optional on-sea activities such as jet ski and parasailing.
is a whole day tour. It is a unique experience for nature lovers. Enjoy the ancient limestone cave and crystal clear water pools. The area around the cave is a peaceful nature reserve for wildlife that includes red colobus monkeys, colourful butterflies, a variety of birds, chindis and bush babies.
Deep Sea Fishing Trip
can be a full day or a half day tour. The channel between Zanzibar and Pemba in particular, is an internationally renowned site consistently providing first-rate big game fishing opportunities. With large schools of Barracuda, Wahoo, Kingfish and Giant Travelli, all year round, and seasonal visits from many other species such as Marlin, big game fishing with our professional fisherman will be a thrilling experience and a memorable experience!
is a half day tour and is the best way to watch the wonderful sunset over the Indian ocean in a traditional Zanzibar dhow boat. Drinks and refreshments will be provided on this tour.
is a half day tour in the north coast of Zanzibar. This is a unique turtles aquarium and enjoy the chance to feed and swim with these beautiful native animals.is a half day tour in the north coast of Zanzibar. Here you can find one of the natural lagoon full of sea turtles. In Baraka Aquarium they buy the turtles caught by fishermen and they are release them back to the fresh ocean water in the lagoon.
Use the unique opportunity to swim with the sea turtles. During the visit you can also feed turtles or just spend time in the water. You can also take your snorkelling mask and dive in and watch the turtles in their natural environment.