Top things to do in Zanzibar (stone town)
One of the Remarkable holiday destinations around the world is Zanzibar. It offers the global and world tour in charming style. There is a lot of things /activities to do in Zanzibar as a best and paradise beach holidays area.
Stone Town Tours
It takes you almost 3 hours walking around and experience outstanding lifetime adventure within the city. This will be a guided trip in which you will accompany our tour guide showing/ taking you from one destination to another. This is one of the best city which will mark as a cultural and historical place in the heart of Zanzibar. See coral stone in the 19th and 20th centuries, Stone Town has declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2000 because of its historical sites.
The Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park with only 50 km2 (19 sq mi) national park of Tanzania located on the island of Zanzibar. It is the only national park in Zanzibar offer stunning wildlife viewing. It is very quiet and green with different types of monkeys to see but not allowed to feed according to rules and regulations of National parks. Get wonderful information about the Mangroves and their value to the ecology of the world.
Zanzibar Spice Tour
See a lot of plenty of spices to learn on how they are grown/plan by local people, vanilla with other spices. Get exposure for more o less one hour and a half farm walk with very interesting information. Meet our professional and experienced tour guides to give you details information about fruit trees, coffee, Cotton trees etc and taste fresh fruits.
Visit Prison Island
The Island also known as the Changuu Island lies just off the Old Stone Town about 30 minutes by boat from stone town. Also, this is an interesting small island with lots of history, giant tortoise, peacocks and dik-dik were a delight to see. Go on snorkelling in calm waters to give you the chance to see some lovely coral and colourful fish.
One of the best top activities to do in Zanzibar is to visit Nungwi beach. It’s regarded as one of the top tourist destination known for its white sand, crystal blue waters, and with different flora and fauna. Here you have the ability to try different restaurants, bars, beaches, activities and staying in 5 stars hotel. The beach is one of the world rated by different traveller choice on Tripadvisor.
Top-rated beach in Zanzibar
- Nungwi Beach in the north.
- Kendwa beach in the north-west.
- Matemwe beach in the north-east.
- Kiwengwa Beach and Pongwe beach in the east.
- Kizimkazi beach in the south.
- Bwejuu beach and Dongwe beach in the south-east.
- Paje beach in the south-east
House of Wonders (Beit Al Ajaib)
The building is very attractive and it’s located on the waterfront of Stone Town so it’s un unmissable landmark. It hosts the Museum of History and Culture.
It used to be the Sultans palace, it was the first building to feature steel beams in its construction on the island. it is filled with historic artefacts belonging to a line of sultans including old automobiles used by the late Sultan and his family. Every floor takes you on a journey through time and history. This palace witnessed the world shortest war lasting only six hours. Also features a clock tower.