The island Bawe just off the coast of Stone Town, is our go-to reef. There are 3 dive sites around the island. One is on the North side and is a continuous coral wall teeming with life. Cuttle-fish, moray eels and seahorses hide between the many blue sponges, while rainbow runners and longfin batfish cruise by in the blue ..
STONE TOWN CITY TOUR
Time Duration: (09:00 - 12:00 or 14:00 - 17:00)
Ancient Arab colonial history
Visit the Anglican Church
Visit the House of Wonder, Sultan Palace Museum & the Central Market
Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
Walking on narrow streets of Stone Town, Small shops, souvenirs, food, and famous, beautifully carved doors of Stone Town
No trip to Zanzibar is complete without a visit to the Unesco Heritage site of Stone Town. Our tour will take you to the most famous and wondrous sights of this old trading city. It starts with a visit to the main market of Stone town. This vibrant place is filled with locals bartering for the catch of the day and selecting the freshest fruit and vegetables. You will find a wide variety of exotic fruits and a large selection of herbs and spices.
You will then move to the Anglican Church built in 1874 on the site of the old Slave Market. Slavery was abolished in 1873 by the the current Sultan of Zanzibar. You will have the opportunity to visit the church where the alter is built on the site of the old slave whipping post. You will also be given a tour of the old slave chambers.
The tour will continue on to the Old Fort, the Peoples Palace and the House of Wonders. Stunning views of the Forodhani Market and the harbour can be seen from the higher floors of the House of Wonders. Our guide will lead you through the narrow and winding streets of Stone Town, where there will be time for shopping and exploring.
Our final stop of the day is Maruhubi Palace Ruins, famous because it was built to house the third sultan of Zanzibar’s harem of 99 wives. We recommend you bring a sun hat, sun cream and comfortable shoes.
Pick up and drop off from your Hotel
Transport waiting charge
Experienced & Professional Tour guide
All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
“The price of this Tour does not include Tips / Gratuities for the porters and guides, as in the rest of the world tips are given only when the guests are satisfied with service they have been given. However, it is customary to tip the guides and porters, and guidelines will be given."
Local & International Flights
Expenses of a personal nature