6 days 5 nights
You’ll be picked up from the Zanzibar airport or harbor and transferred to Stone Town Hotel. Overnight at the hotel on Bed and Breakfast basis
Depart for a guided town tour. In this tour, you’ll be visiting the narrow streets of the Old Stone Town where time seemingly stands still in the ancient past. You’ll see the House of Wonders, Dr. Livingstone’s House, the Palace Museum (People’s Palace), the Arab Fort among other historical administrative buildings. It is a fascinating aspect of the Zanzibar Island. You will see Zanzibar’s bustling market, winding alleyways, ornately carved and studded doors, two cathedrals and mosques! You will have free time in the afternoon for you to explore further on your own or to relax. In the evening, depart from the hotel for a sunset cruise along Stone Town waterfront. Stop at Forodhani gardens for a glance at the evening life. Dinner at a local restaurant. Overnight in Stone Town.
Leaving the hotel behind, you’ll be transferred to the Kizimbani Village for a walking spice tour where you’ll get the opportunity to see the cultivation process of spices like cloves, cinnamon, blakc pepper, nutmeg, turmeric. Besides that, other tropical fruits like custard, apple, rambutan, jack fruit, carambola are also grown. Furthermore, unique plant species like henna bush, lipstick tree, and lemongrass are seen being cultivated. Finally you will visit the Kidichi Persian Baths that were built by the first Sultan of Zanzibar named Sultan Said Said bin Sultan in 1850 and Maruhubi Palace Ruins built by the third Sultan of Zanzibar named Sultan Said Baraghash Bin Said in 1880 which were built especially for housing 99 of his harem. Lunch is inclusive. Following lunch, you’ll be transferred to the Beach Hotel which is located on the eastern coast. Accommodation in the lodge on half board basis.
Spend days at leisure on the beaches of the East Coast or at the resort’s swimming pool. Scuba diving or diving course for beginners are available (at an additional cost) at most of the beach resorts in Zanzibar. Accommodation on Half Basis is included.
After your morning breakfast, you’ll be transferred to the airport to board your flight back home.