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Zanzibar: Private Stone Town Walking Tour

Zanzibar: Private Stone Town Walking Tour

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It’s fascinating to explore historic Stone Town—a UNESCO World Heritage Site—but it’s easy to lose your way in the area’s maze-like, narrow streets. To stay oriented and ensure you don’t miss key highlights, join a private guide with deep knowledge of local culture. It’s fully personalized to your preferences, whether you’re shopping for local textiles, interested in history, or learning about Stone Town’s unique architecture.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$34.62
Price varies by group size
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$34.62
Price varies by group size
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Zanzibar amazing Walking City Tour,The Unesco world heritage site of Stone Town

Zanzibar amazing Walking City Tour,The Unesco world heritage site of Stone Town

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Fully appreciating the historical significance of Zanzibar’s UNESCO-listed Stone Town can be tricky on your own. Be immersed in the old town’s ambience on this private walking tour and learn about the city’s history and culture directly from your guide. Tick off landmarks including Freddie Mercury’s birthplace, the House of Wonders, and the Old Fort, and discover the best lookout points for views across the Zanzibar Channel.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$87.18
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$87.18
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Shades of Zanzibar - Full Day

Shades of Zanzibar - Full Day

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Pack some Zanzibar highlights into a single day of exploring that’s a great orientation to the island’s aromatic spice farms, historic architecture, and magnificent nature. With an itinerary that includes Stone Town, Prison Island, and Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park, you’ll cover a wide range of sights, and included, door-to-door transport saves even more time for exploring.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$143.00
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$143.00

The Origin of Zanzibar: Spices, Slaves and Stone town.

The Origin of Zanzibar: Spices, Slaves and Stone town.

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This tour is one of a kind tour designed for short travelers looking for a quick and authentic overview of Zanzibar. This carefully designed tour is the perfect way to explore the history, culture, highlights and traditions of this Wonderful destination .As per the tour you get to visit spice farms, Prison Island, Stone town, local markets and more Including round-trip transfers from Ferry Terminal, Airport or your hotel. After this tour with our professional guides you will leave a memory to cherish forever
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$160.00
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$160.00

A Taste of Zanzibar - 6 Days

A Taste of Zanzibar - 6 Days

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Widen your perspective of Zanzibar on a private 6-day tour of the island, with hassle-free round-trip transfer allowing you to seamlessly tick off highlights including Stone Town, Jozani Forest, and the island’s scenic coastline in just one trip. Benefit from your driver-guide’s personalized attention on a private tour while avoiding hidden costs with accommodation and meals included as per itinerary.
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  • 6 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,134.62
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$1,134.62

Stone Town City Tour

Stone Town City Tour

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We follow the trail of the sultans, slaves and explorers in the winding streets of Stone Town. Your guide will tell you about the events that shaped Zanzibar, leading you through the buildings where it all happened, such as the former Slave Market and Anglican Cathedral, the House of Wonders and the Sultans’ Palace Museum, the Old Arab Fort and Dispensary. While tracing the steps of the past, the walking tour provides you with a window into modern life in Stone The City Tour is very flexible and can be adapted to suit your interests and time frame. If you’re a shopaholic, culture vulture or history buff we have something to suit everyone. If you want to hunt for antiques and souvenir shop follow David Livingstone’s time in Zanzibar and walk the path of the slave trade. Your guide can recommend and customize routes and itineraries that will optimise your time and get the most out of your trip.
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  • 2 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$100.00
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$100.00

Zanzibar Spice Tour

Zanzibar Spice Tour

Drive along quiet and scenic Zanzibar roads offering splendid views of the rolling hillside and visiting small rural villages in Zanzibar Islands. Next, you will stop to sense, taste and dazzle the tropical spices of Zanzibar at Kidichi and Kizimbani rural Village.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$49.69
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$49.69

Stone Town Tour

Stone Town Tour

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This tour is based on architecture, historical buildings and the stories behind those buildings. Guests will also see how local people culturally live.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.65
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$25.65

Made In Zanzibar

Made In Zanzibar

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Zanzibar is a great place for shopping and bargain hunting. You will inevitably come across the odd ashtray carved out of a coconut shell but there are enough locally made art and craft to fill a whole suitcase with tasteful souvenirs! On this half-day tour, your guide will accompany you to local shops around town starting at the kanga bazaar where you can read proverbs printed on kanga cloth and also learn to wrap a kanga the traditional way. This will be followed by a visit to the leather sandal making workshop that has been supplying sandals to the island since 1976 after which you will move on to SASIK, one of the most successful women’s cooperatives in Zanzibar, to watch the women workers hand stitch and embroider elaborate cushion covers and wall hangings.
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  • 3 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$75.00
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$75.00

Zanzibar City/shopping (stone Town Tour)

Zanzibar City/shopping (stone Town Tour)

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This is a walking tour that takes you through fabled Stone Town, where history appears to stand still. With visits to the House of Wonders,the former slave market for East African Slave trade, and the Arab Fort amongst others, it is a fascinating look at the essence of Zanzibar.The architectural style of Stone town buildings is a unique mixture of various influences and culture. You will see Zanzibar’s bustling market, winding alleyways, ornately carved and studded doors, two cathedrals and countless mosques! Stone Town has some excellent gifts shops with plenty of souvenirs and handicrafts to choose from. A guided walk through this colorful and alternating city with tour knowledgeable tour guides, who knows not only funny of Stone town, but also cruel stories to tell about life of the old times in Stone town.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$26.67
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$26.67

Prison Island and Stone Town Private tour in Zanzibar

Prison Island and Stone Town Private tour in Zanzibar

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This is a private tour that includes the two most recommended activities to do in StoneTown, the Prison Island, and StoneTown city Tour (UNESCO World Heritage Site).
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$45.00
Price varies by group size
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$45.00
Price varies by group size
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Prison Island, Nakupenda Sandbank and Stone Town Tour | Full-day + Lunch Buffet

Prison Island, Nakupenda Sandbank and Stone Town Tour | Full-day + Lunch Buffet

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It is a full-day private tour that includes Three most recommended tours in Stone Town; Prison Island, Nakupenda (Sandbank), and Stone Town City Tour. It is the Lifetime experience that you will not want to miss while on your vacation in Zanzibar.
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  • 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$93.00
Price varies by group size
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$93.00
Price varies by group size
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Super Zanzi (3-IN-1): Prison, Vanishing Island & Stone Town - Zanzibar

Super Zanzi (3-IN-1): Prison, Vanishing Island & Stone Town - Zanzibar

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You will visit the famous prison island, which has many other names where you can take a photo with giant turtles Visit the old prison and the former quarantine zone, Relax on the beautiful beach and enjoy the clear waters Enjoy the delicious lunch on the island of Nakuppend, which is also called the "Vanishing Island"
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$95.00
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$95.00
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Private Zanzibar Top 5 Attractions Tour with Lunch

Private Zanzibar Top 5 Attractions Tour with Lunch

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This tour is one of a kind tour designed for short travelers looking for a quick and authentic overview of Zanzibar. This carefully designed tour is the perfect way to explore the history, culture, highlights and traditions of this Wonderful destination .As per the tour you get , visit spice farms, Prison Island, local markets, scenic beaches, Jozani forest and more Including round-trip transfers from Ferry Terminal, Airport or your hotel. After this tour with our professional guides you will leave a memory to cherish forever
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$299.00
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$299.00
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Zanzibar Spice Tour

Zanzibar Spice Tour

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The Spice Tour is one of the most popular excursions in Zanzibar. The tour takes you to a farm to taste and see spices and fruits. Great for all senses!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$76.93
Price varies by group size
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$76.93
Price varies by group size

Private Photography Tour in Kendwa Beach

Private Photography Tour in Kendwa Beach

Kendwa Beach Sunset Photography Tour: Snap spectacular photos of Kendwa Beach at sunset and master the art of twilight photography on this 03-hour photography tour of Kendwa Beach. Follow your guide, a professional photographer, around Kendwa Beach, then take in the views from Tumbatu Islands as the sun sets over Indian Ocean Water. With expert advice to help you compose the perfect shot, master tricky lighting techniques and learn to use a tripod; you’ll be sure to take some impressive photos.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$200.00
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$200.00

Accessible Tours for people with Disability in Zanzibar

Accessible Tours for people with Disability in Zanzibar

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The chosen tour package is accessible to any kind of disability. Our tours are customized to suit people with disability during there visit in Zanzibar. Our guides are well trained to handle any kind of disability like using sign language and reading brailes for the blind.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$538.47
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$538.47

Stone Town and Prison Island Private Tour in Zanzibar

Stone Town and Prison Island Private Tour in Zanzibar

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These are the two most recommended tours in Zanzibar from Stone Town, where you will be able to visit Prison Island with a private boat then explore the oldest city in East Africa (Stone Town).
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$61.00
Price varies by group size
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$61.00
Price varies by group size
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Zanzibar City's Historic Center Half-Day Walking Tour

Zanzibar City's Historic Center Half-Day Walking Tour

Stone Town Tour Zanzibar (approx. 3hrs) - Tour & explore Stone Town, rich in history and cultural heritage. Discover Zanzibar City’s UNESCO-listed historic center on a Stone Town walking tour that explores Zanzibar’s history and distinctive architecture, from a bustling local market to a Sultan’s palace-turned-museum. Sightseeing on foot means you can leave cars behind while following Stone Town’s most narrow, winding streets, and group size is limited to 10 people for personalized service from the guide.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.00
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$35.00

Stone Town Zanzibar Private Photography Tour with Pickup

Stone Town Zanzibar Private Photography Tour with Pickup

Stone Town Zanzibar Photography Tour Discover the hidden treasures of Stone Town Zanzibar and learn the tips and techniques of professional photography on this guided, 03-hour, small-group photo tour. Choose from a morning, afternoon, or evening departure time. Then walk the city streets and learn practical tips from a professional photographer guide, capturing the details that many amateurs miss. See the city from an entirely new perspective and get creative pictures to make memories that last a lifetime.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$200.00
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$200.00

Sultan Panorama Tour

Sultan Panorama Tour

The Sultan Panorama Tours is ideal for visitors with little time who want to experience a bit from what Zanzibar has to offer. It’s a full day excursion starting in Stone Town and covers the history of the sultans, slave trade and invasions that shaped Zanzibar’s history. Your guide will give you a broad overview of the island’s history and current affairs and you’ll pass by many historic sites and visit the Slave Market. A stop at the vibrant Darajani Market gives you a glimpse of the local's busy life with a lot of hustle and bustle, smells and noise. You’ll then be driven to a spice farm and given the opportunity to taste seasonal spices and fruits all the while getting a live and comprehensive description of their properties and uses. Your next stop is at a local village for a slice of Zanzibari culture and life. An informative and action-packed day, this tour gives you a taste of everything found in our other excursions and is strongly recommended as a first excursion.
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  • 3 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$224.36
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$224.36

Half-Day Walking Tour in Jozani Jungle

Half-Day Walking Tour in Jozani Jungle

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Jozani Forest is best known for its red colobus monkeys, which are endemic to Zanzibar. About 20 years ago, the monkeys were considered to be in danger of extinction. This trend has since reversed due to the conservation project. There are about 6000 red colobus monkeys residing in Jozani Forest. This experience provide you a 3 hour walking tour through Jozani Forrest.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$75.60
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$75.60
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Stone Town of Zanzibar Private Sunset Photography Tour

Stone Town of Zanzibar Private Sunset Photography Tour

Stone Town Sunset Photography Tour: Snap spectacular photos of Zanzibar Stone Town at sunset and master the art of twilight photography on this 03-hour photography tour of Stone Town. Follow your guide, a professional photographer, around Stone Town Channels and Forodhani Gardens, then take in the views from Sultan Palace as the sun sets over the city. With expert advice to help you compose the perfect shot, master tricky lighting techniques and learn to use a tripod; you’ll be sure to take some impressive photos.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$200.00
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$200.00

Prison Island + Nakupenda Tour

Prison Island + Nakupenda Tour

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This tour again takes you from the hotel to Stone town, where you board a boat out the front of the forodhani gardens. From there the captain takes you on a 20/30 minutes ride to prison island. The island is the home of many giants tortoises originating from the Seychelles. For years this was the door for the slaves to the island of Zanzibar. Its fringed with a lovely white sand beach, at low tide and small coral reefs, making it ideal for sunbathing, swimming and snorkeling. After you will be taken in the boat to an idyllic island where you will have time to relax and sunbathe. After you will resfresh yourself eating fresh fruits of the island. Then you will be taken to a coral reef to snorkel. When you finish snorkeling you will taste delicious seafood, including, octopus, prawns, fresh fish and lobster.
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  • 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$104.99
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$104.99
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