Spice Island of
Zanzibar best known as the 'spice island' was the centre for the slave
trade in East Africa and base for David Living stone's expeditions into
the unexplored African interior. Smell full of the aroma of cloves and
other spices, which still provide a livelihood for many people of Zanzibar.
There are two main islands making up Zanzibar, Unguja and Pemba, but Unguja
is popularly referred to as Zanzibar. Both Island are famous for its,
mile-long untouched beaches with white sands, the deep green azure of
the of the ocean, coconut palm trees against the blue sky with its ornamental
white clouds. The islands are surrounded by unspoiled coral reefs, and
are becoming famous for the spectacular scuba diving and snorkelling.
Zanzibar Spice Market
"Stone Town" of Zanzibar has been made into a world heritage
site. It is a fascinating place with narrow winding streets, old Zanzibari
style wooden doors, small shops, busy bazaars, people and children playing.
You may visit the Anglican Church of Christ, situated on the site of the
old slave market, Beit-el-Ajaib (House of Wonders) which was built as
a Sultans Palace, and is now a museum, the lively and bustling Dhow Harbour,
the colourful and aromatic Central market and other
House of Wonder
fascinating parts of the rich history and everyday life of the people.
Zanzibar offers a comfortable equatorial climate all year round. The climate
varies from warm to hot, though there is always a pleasant fine breeze
from the Indian Ocean.
After safari or trekking Mt Kilimanjaro most people include 4 or 5 nights
in Zanzibar's beach resorts and a day to historic "Stone Town"
before heading out to the unspoiled beaches and a 5 star resorts.
Selous Packages: daily Departures
nights or 2 days/ 1 night
Stone Town tour for
2 to 4 clients (half day) $50 per person
Spice tour for
2 to 4 clients (half day) $ 50 per person
tour 2 to 4 clients (half day) $ 50 per person
forest for 2 to 3 clients (full day) $ 200 per person including food ,
drinks and transport.
Airport to stone town
hotels $50 per person
Airport or Town
to North East Post Hotels $70 per person
Airport or town
To North East coast Hotels $60 per person
Airport or town
to South East Coast Hotels $ 70 per person
daily Departures from Zanzibar
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