6 Days Zanzibar beach Holiday
This 6 day holiday in Zanzibar shall take you to Zanzibar. Zanzibar is the Archipelago in Indian Ocean and was the political and economic key to East Africa, which comprises two main islands, Unguja and Pemba with small habitable ones. Unguja is the main one with the Head of the State and named as Zanzibar is about 85 Kilometers long and 39 Kilometers wide ,
Pemba is 72 Kilometers long and 25 Kilometers wide The highest point of Zanzibar is 120 meters above the sea level…
The capital of Zanzibar, located on island of Unguja as Zanzibar Town and it is cultural and historic Swahili City State and it is also located about 36 kms off the coast of mainland Tanzania.
Until 2002 Zanzibar had population of about 981, 754. Since the population growth is running about 3 % every year, it is now probably 1.2 million habitats in Zanzibar. Most of these habitats are practicing Islam of about 90 % , the rest are Christians and some Hindus.
Day 1- 6| Zanzibar
Spice farm and Jozani forest Tour
Kizimkazi Village Dolphins | Jambiani Village cultural tour
Day 1: Arrive in Zanzibar
Arrive anytime you will meet us at Zanzibar airport and pick you up with private vehicle transfer to Stone town. Dinner and overnight at Tembo Hotel: Half board.
Day 2: Spice farm and Jozani Forest: To see Red Monkey.
Today you go on an excursion to the spice and fruit plantations close to Stone town for the famous Spice Tour. We have developed a special Spice Tour with in depth information not only about spices, but also organically grown herbs and a detailed description about their traditional uses in medicine cosmetics and cooking. After the tour we invite for an opulent lunch at our guides’ home, where you can taste the spices and fruits. After lunch we take you to your beach resort. On the way you pass Jozani Forest, the last habitat of the rare endemic Red Colobus Monkey. With a local guide you stroll through Jozani Chwaka National Park and look at the rare monkeys. If you wish you can even wander down the boardwalk to the fascinating Mangrove Ecosystem. Dinner and overnight at Tembo Hotel:Half board.
Day 3: Leisure day at the beach.
Relax and unwind and enjoy the beaches of Zanzibar. Dinner and overnight at Amani Bungalow: Half board.
Day 4: Jambiani Village: To learn the unique culture of Zanzibar
In the morning you drive along the coast. Passing the fishing villages of Bwejuu and Paje you reach Jambiani, a fishermen village on the East coast of Zanzibar. We offer a cultural village tour to visit villagers working in different professions. Our guide tells about the history of the village, you will visit a traditional herbalist, who will show you the local medicines, herbs and their uses, a visit to a local organically plantation on coral stone, where farmers cultivate under difficult circumstances, and seaweed farms run by woman. A good chance to learn about the unique culture and the diverse environment of Zanzibar’s villages and to meet the friendly Waswahili people. We will show you real life, not images designed for tourists. Dinner and overnight at Amani Bungalow: Half board.
Day 5: Kizimkazi Village: To watch Dolphins.
One day you go to an excursion to Kizimkazi. Situated on the southern point of the island, Kizimkazi fishing village is home to several schools of bottle-nosed dolphins and Humpback dolphins, which can often be sighted following a short boat trip from the village. If you are lucky, you may be able to swim quite close to the dolphins, which can be a very rewarding experience. We are doing this trip in the afternoon to avoid the crowds of tourists in the morning, which in big numbers disturbing the dolphins. Dinner and overnight at Dhow Palace Hotel : Half board.
Day 6: Departure day.
Depending on your flight schedule and departure point you will be transferred to Zanzibar Airport to take a flight back home. If you are flying out of Dar es Salaam or Nairobi, we will arrange a connection flight for you to catch your flight back home. Transfer to Zanzibar Airport.
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