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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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Full-Day Stone Town and Prison Island Tour in Zanzibar

Full-Day Stone Town and Prison Island Tour in Zanzibar

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Immerse yourself in Zanzibar’s dramatic history on a full-day, guided tour of Stone Town and Prison Island. Explore on foot and by boat for a comprehensive overview of the area, learn about local culture, architecture, and wildlife, and enjoy the convenience of round-trip hotel transfers.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$234.88
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$234.88

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

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

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

Zanzibar Spice Farm Half-Day Walking Tour

Zanzibar Spice Farm Half-Day Walking Tour

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Discover the spices that thrive in Zanzibar’s villages and plantations on a walking tour that’s an aromatic immersion in the island’s rural life. Join a guide for a walk through local farms, see workers climb into the spice trees, sample spices and fruits fresh from the field, and learn the history of Zanzibar’s spice trade. This Zanzibar spice farm tour includes pickup and drop-off in Zanzibar, with both morning and afternoon departures available.
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  • 3 hours
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$45.00
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$45.00

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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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

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

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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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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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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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

3-Days Zanzibar: Stone Town, Dolphins, Snorkeling at Mnemba reef and Spice Farm

3-Days Zanzibar: Stone Town, Dolphins, Snorkeling at Mnemba reef and Spice Farm

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It a private tour for 3 days and 2 nights in Zanzibar, and it covers all important sights and activities to do in Zanzibar; The Stone Town Tour, Dolphin Tour, Snorkeling at Mnemba reef, Sand Bank, Spice Tour, and all Transfers from airport to Stone Town and Stone Town to airport. Also this tour can be customize according to your preference.
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  • 3 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$565.00
Price varies by group size
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$565.00
Price varies by group size
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Jozani Forest

Jozani Forest

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The Jozani Forest is located in the central east region of Zanzibar Island is the home of rare Red Colobus Monkey, which is only endemic to Zanzibar. A red colobus monkey, unlike their more widespread and adapted cousins, the Black and White Colobus, are a rain forest species which are now confined to very small areas of equatorial forest in tropical Africa. It is therefore a rare treat to be able to see them here in Zanzibar. The reserve also accommodate a large mangrove swamp and a tract of natural forest that is home to a few unique species including the Sykes monkey, bush babies, duikers, hyraxes, over 50 species of butterfly and 40 species of birds.
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  • 2 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$80.00
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$80.00
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Stone Town and Spice Farm Private Tour in Zanzibar

Stone Town and Spice Farm Private Tour in Zanzibar

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This is a private tour that includes among two of the most recommended activities in Zanzibar; The Stone Town and Spice Tour We will start with the city tour where you will be able to explore the History and Culture of the oldest city in East Africa "StoneTown", learn about the Slave Trade, and much more. After the StoneTown city tour, we will go visit the Spice Farm where you will be able to explore and learn about different types of Spices and plantations that are available in Zanzibar.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$55.00
Price varies by group size
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$55.00
Price varies by group size
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Zanzibar Spice Tour with Complimentary Traditional Lunch

Zanzibar Spice Tour with Complimentary Traditional Lunch

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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$98.63
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$98.63

Stone Town Bike Tour in Zanzibar

Stone Town Bike Tour in Zanzibar

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Pedal along a quiet cycling route on a bike tour that covers some of Stone Town’s highlights, from the Old Slave Market and Anglican Church to the house where singer Freddy Mercury was born. With narrow streets and lots to see, Stone Town’s historic center is the perfect place to explore car-free, and riding a bike makes it easy to pause frequently for photos, views, and sightseeing.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$35.00
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$35.00
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Prison Island and Nakupenda Private tour - Full day + Seafood Buffet

Prison Island and Nakupenda Private tour - Full day + Seafood Buffet

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This is one of our most recommended tours in Stone Tone where you will take a local traditional private boat to Prison Island then After we will go to Nakupenda Sandbank and have a seafood buffet, relaxing at the calmest waters while enjoying the most beautiful views.
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  • 6 to 8 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$89.00
Price varies by group size
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$89.00
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Zanzibar Cultural Tour

Zanzibar Cultural Tour

You will meet the locals and you will have the opportunity to learn about their daily social-economic activities. In the fishing village, women cultivate sea weed, and search for oyster-shells, while men prepare for fishing in the Indian Ocean by mending nets or getting ready to sell their day’s catch. Wedding ceremonies happen on Fridays and if you are lucky you may have the unique opportunity to see it happening.
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  • 4 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$48.60
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$48.60

Prison Island Tour

Prison Island Tour

See the giant land tortoises of Prison Island on a half-day trip from Stone Town, with time to swim, snorkel, and sunbathe. Just a 30-minute boat ride from Stone Town, Prison Island has a beautiful beach, clean water, and fascinating history as a yellow fever quarantine station. Both morning and afternoon departures to Prison Island are available, and the trip includes hotel transfers and all entrance fees.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$103.85
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$103.85
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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 while in Stone Town; Prison Island and Stone Town City tour. During this tour, you will learn History, culture, and much more.
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  • 7 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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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

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
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$61.00
Price varies by group size
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