Zanzibar Holidays

Zanzibar Beach and Coast Safaris

Overview of this Safari

Experience the amazing white sand beaches of Zanzibar in this four days safari extension with a stay at the luxurious Zanzibar Serena Inn. This short Safari takes you through Prison Island and a tour of Stone Town and the countryside of Zanzibar. This Safari extension provides a full beach experience that also includes dhow safaris.

Duration: 3/4 Days

Destinations:
Zanzibar Archipelago

Full Safari Itinerary

Day One; Arrival in Zanzaibar Greetings and pick upon arrival at Zanzibar International Airport and transfer to Zanzibar Serena Inn for dinner and overnight.

Day Two; Morning after buffet breakfast then relax at the beach, later transfer to The Zanzibar Prison Island. This historical island was used for detention of refractory slaves, the jail was constructed in 1893 and hence the old name”PRISON ISLAND”.Today the island has become a small tourist resort where one can relax and walk around to see Giant Tortoise and enjoy the beautiful beach, swim and snorkeling  in the coral reefs. The drive to the Island is about 45 minutes. Later return to the hotel for hot lunch. Spend the rest of the day at leisure. Dinner and overnight at the same hotel

Day Three; On this day we do City tour after relaxed buffet breakfast. The tour starts from the stone town of Zanzibar, where we will visit the most historical and the most interesting places in town such as Zanzibar Museum,Former slave market, busy food market in the city, House of wonders, Old Fort,The Sultan Palace,Dr.Living Stone House and the Harbor for Dhows.Finally you will take a leisurely walk through the narrow streets of stone town. You will have lunch in one of the restaurants in the town. In the evening back to the hotel for dinner and overnight.

Day Four; On this day you shall do the Spice Tour buffet breakfast. The tour takes you to the country side to visit some plantations such as root crops,spices,perfumes,medical palnts tropical fruits and flowering trees. It is a tour that will prove why Zanzaibar is referd to as “SPICE ISLAND”.You will also get a chance to visit Kidich Persian baths built in 1850 by Sayyid Said bin Sultan,the first sultan of Zanziabr. You will have a chance to have lunch prepared from very fresh food items in a restaurant close to the plantations. In the evening/afternoon drive to the airport for a flight  back home depending on flight departure time.

Included in this Safari

  • EXPERIENCED ENGLISH DRIVER GUIDE AND CHINESE SPEAKING ASSISTANT/GUIDE IF REQUESTED.
  • TRANSFERS TO AND FROM AIRPORT/HOTELS & LODGES
  • ALL FEES WHERE APPLICABLE
  • ACCOMMODATION CHARGES IN 4* PROPERTIES
  • ALL MEALS THROUGHOUT THE TOUR (BREAKFAST + DINNER)
  • ZANZIBAR EXCURSION WITH HOT LUNCH TO BE SERVED IN A NEAREST PREFERRED RESTAURANT WHERE APPLICABLE.
  • MINERAL WATER DURING THE TOURS
  • PROVISION OF COOLER BOX FOR CLIENTS’ OWN SUPPLY OF DRINKS

Excluded in this Safari

  • INTERNATIONAL AND LOCAL FLIGHT CHARGES
  • VISAS
  • TIPS TO DRIVER/S OR HELPING STAFF
  • ITEMS OF PERSONAL NATURE
  • TELEPHONE BILLS IE CALLING EXPENSE AT OWN.
  • PERSONAL INSURANCE COVERAGE