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Dolphins Tour and Snorkeling at Mnemba Island reef | Private Tour

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Dolphins Tour and Snorkeling at Mnemba Island reef | Private Tour

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This is one of our most recommended activities in Zanzibar, where you can swim and snorkel at three different spots (Dolphins, relaxing at the Sandbanks and Snorkeling at the Mnemba reef. Mnemba Island was ranked #1 Best Beach Destination in Africa by tripsavvy. For the sake of precision, Mnemba is a reef and not an Atoll, as sometimes called Mnemba Atoll in many publications and charts. Mnemba is well known for the excellent clarity of its waters ( for this area of the Indian Ocean) and the unusually prolific and diverse corals and tropical marine life where you can able to spot different species of fishes while Snorkeling. Some of the species that you can see at Mnemba reef include; Angel Fish, Blue Spotted Rays, Black Snappers, Groupers, Red Tooth Triggers, Flounder, Octopuses, Leaf Fish, Scorpion Fish, Stone Fish, Frog Fish and lots of Trevallies.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$67.50
$75.00
$7.50 savings
Price varies by group size
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$67.50
$75.00
$7.50 savings
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
From
$115.65
Price varies by group size
From
$115.65
Price varies by group size
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Safari Blue Snorkeling Trip - Zanzibar

Safari Blue Snorkeling Trip - Zanzibar

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Visit Fumba island and get aboard of the boat and you will be welcomed with a coconut drink (you can eat it as well) then two snorkeling stops with snorkeling equipment at the natural lagoons,Enjoy your lunch on Minai Island (it is Zanzibar's largest marine protected area), your lunch will be Sea food, Shrimp, Lobster and Chicken with rice, salads and vegetables, Beer and Fruits is included, On your way back you will be offered Soda drinks, bottled water and coffee spices
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$99.88
Price varies by group size
From
$99.88
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Mnemba Island the Live Aquarium & Turtle House - Zanzibar

Mnemba Island the Live Aquarium & Turtle House - Zanzibar

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Mnemba Island is an atoll set just off the northeast coast near Matemwe. Snorkling at Mnemba is stunning, on the inside it’s like being in a giant aquarium and the outside offers excellent wall and drift dives. The island itself is a breeding ground for turtles and they are often seen gliding by along with dolphins, huge groups of fish, whale sharks and humpbacks when in season. Mnemba provides the snorkeler with the opportunity to view the best fish the Indian Ocean has to offer. We regularly see Dolphins on this trip. This is a private island and cannot be entered by everybody. During the excursion you are served with fruit
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$112.83
Price varies by group size
From
$112.83
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Amazing Safari Blue Snorkeling Sea trip - Zanzibar

Amazing Safari Blue Snorkeling Sea trip - Zanzibar

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Visit Fumba island and get aboard of the boat and you will be welcomed with a coconut drink (you can eat it as well) then two snorkeling stops with snorkeling equipment at the natural lagoons,Enjoy your lunch on Minai Island (it is Zanzibar's largest marine protected area), your lunch will be Sea food, Shrimp, Lobster and Chicken with rice, salads and vegetables, Beer and Fruits is included, On your way back you will be offered Soda drinks, bottled water and coffee spices
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$123.08
Price varies by group size
From
$123.08
Price varies by group size
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Dolphin & Josani Forest Snorkel Sea Excursion - Zanzibar

Dolphin & Josani Forest Snorkel Sea Excursion - Zanzibar

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Take a tour to the extreme south of Zanzibar, see dolphins and with luck you can play and swim with them. For one hour. Necessities: bathing suit, T-shirt, plastic shoes / slippers, towels and sunscreen. Immerse yourself in the lush green forest in the heart of the wildest place on the island and explore the small village of Mchangani. Dive deeper into the forest of Jozani, which is surrounded by lush tropical vegetation, and look for the famous monkey red Colubus, the symbolic fauna of Zanzibar. Necessities: long pants, sports shoes, a shoulder and knee cover, sunscreen and mosquito repellent.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$143.59
Price varies by group size
From
$143.59
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Dhow Cruise to Mnemba Island reef for Snorkeling | Full-day + Lunch

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Dhow Cruise to Mnemba Island reef for Snorkeling | Full-day + Lunch

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This is one of our must-do activities that you will not want to miss while you are in Zanzibar. The tiny but exceptional Mnemba reef offers indeed some of the best and most spectacular spots in the whole Archipelago, if not in East Africa. Mnemba is well known for the excellent clarity of its waters ( for this area of the Indian Ocean) and the unusually prolific and diverse corals and tropical marine life where you can able to see a lot of colorful fishes while Snorkeling. Some of the species that you can see at Mnemba reef include; Angel Fish, Blue Spotted Rays, Black Snappers, Groupers, Red Tooth Triggers, Flounder, Octopuses, Leaf Fish, Scorpion Fish, Stone Fish, Frog Fish and lots of Trevallies.
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$35.10
$39.00
$3.90 savings
Price varies by group size
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$35.10
$39.00
$3.90 savings
Price varies by group size
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2 Dives Around Mnemba Atoll Half Day Diving Activity

2 Dives Around Mnemba Atoll Half Day Diving Activity

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We give a unique diving experience around Mnemba, the attention is to the divers and their needs. The groups are small and we offer a wide range of dive sites! We do also offer Nitrox for an extra charge.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$120.00
From
$120.00
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 Mnemba Island the Live Aquarium & Turtles House - Zanzibar

 Mnemba Island the Live Aquarium & Turtles House - Zanzibar

Mnemba Island is an atoll off the northeast coast near Matemwe. The snorkeling in Mnemba is breathtaking, inside it is like a huge aquarium and outside there are excellent wall and drift dives. The island itself is a breeding ground for turtles and they are often seen flying past dolphins, huge groups of fish, whale sharks and humps in the season. Mnemba offers the snorkelers the opportunity to observe the best fish of the Indian Ocean. We regularly see dolphins on this trip. This is a private island and can not be entered by anyone. During the trip you will be served with fruits and vegetables
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$112.83
Price varies by group size
From
$112.83
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Mnemba Island the Live Aquarium & Turtle House - Zanzibar

Mnemba Island the Live Aquarium & Turtle House - Zanzibar

Mnemba Island is an atoll set just off the northeast coast near Matemwe. Snorkling at Mnemba is stunning, on the inside it’s like being in a giant aquarium and the outside offers excellent wall and drift dives. The island itself is a breeding ground for turtles and they are often seen gliding by along with dolphins, huge groups of fish, whale sharks and humpbacks when in season. Mnemba provides the snorkeler with the opportunity to view the best fish the Indian Ocean has to offer. We regularly see Dolphins on this trip. This is a private island and cannot be entered by everybody. During the excursion you are served with fruit
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$99.88
Price varies by group size
From
$99.88
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Nungwi Turtles and Cruise Excursion - Zanzibar

Nungwi Turtles and Cruise Excursion - Zanzibar

The Nungwi region consists of three unique areas: the village itself, two main sections of the beach and bars and restaurants are located. The eastern coastal zone is quite calm,
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$168.21
Price varies by group size
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$168.21
Price varies by group size

Dolphin Tour & Jozany Forest - Zanzibar

Dolphin Tour & Jozany Forest - Zanzibar

Enjoy Dolphin watching from the boat with a bit of luck you might be able to Swim and play with the Dolphins in the open water. Then, Visit The Jozani's virgin forest where you can watch rare Red Colobus monkey's endemic to Zanzibar.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$130.00
Price varies by group size
From
$130.00
Price varies by group size

Big Game/ Deep sea Fishing in Zanzibar | Private Trip

Big Game/ Deep sea Fishing in Zanzibar | Private Trip

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You can choose deep sea fishing at any of 4 places in Zanzibar; - Nungwi (Northwest of Zanzibar), - Matemwe (Northeast of Zanzibar), - Bwejuu (Southeast of Zanzibar), or - Kizimkazi (Southwest of Zanzibar) Also, it is a private experience that will always make you feel more comfortable, getting more assistance from a guide if needed. This experience will make your Zanzibar trip more memorable.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$269.00
Price varies by group size
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$269.00
Price varies by group size
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 Amazing Safari Blue Snorkel Sea Outing - Zanzibar

 Amazing Safari Blue Snorkel Sea Outing - Zanzibar

Visit Fumba Island and board the boat. You will be greeted with a coconut drink (you can eat it too). Then two snorkeling stations with snorkeling equipment at the natural lagoons. Enjoy your lunch on the island of Minai (it is Zanzibar's largest marine protected area), your lunch consists of seafood, shrimp, lobster and chicken with rice, salads and vegetables. Beer and fruits are included. On the way back you will be offered lemonades, mineral water and coffee spices
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$123.08
Price varies by group size
From
$123.08
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

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

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

PRISON ISLAND The tour starts from the port of Stone Town (to which we will take you by comfortable transport directly from the hotel), from where you will go on one of the boats to the prison island. VANISHING ISLAND Nakupenda is a small stretch of fine white sand that disappears at high tide. At low tide, the island is about 100 meters long and 30 meters wide. Around him, the turquoise waters of the ocean. Here you can relax on the beautiful beach , swim in the clear waters and during your swimming our crew prepares a tend which protect you from the heated sun of Zanzibar and enjoy a delicious seafood dinner. Bonus for our customers - Delicious Wine! STONE TOWN, After resting and having lunch on the Disappearing Island, you will go back to your hotel
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$123.08
Price varies by group size
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$123.08
Price varies by group size
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Snorkeling at Mnemba Island Atoll - Private Tour

Snorkeling at Mnemba Island Atoll - Private Tour

This is one of the most beautiful places for snorkeling in the whole of Africa. The water so clean and a lot of Corals and fishes, Also around Mnemba there is a high chance to see dolphins closer.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$69.00
Price varies by group size
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$69.00
Price varies by group size
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Menai Bay Sailing Trip from Zanzibar

Menai Bay Sailing Trip from Zanzibar

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Sail to Menai Bay in a traditional wooden dhow sailboat on a full-day tour from Zanzibar, and spend the day exploring marine wildlife, islands, and white-sand beaches. You’ll come to shore to swim and snorkel, drink from fresh-picked coconuts, and enjoy a seafood lunch on an island. This Menai Bay sailing tour is a great chance to spot some of Zanzibar’s bottlenose and humpback dolphins, and it includes pickup and drop-off at Zanzibar hotels.
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  • 7 hours
From
$171.00
From
$171.00

Sunset Cruise - Magic of Zanzibar Sunset - Zanzibar

Sunset Cruise - Magic of Zanzibar Sunset - Zanzibar

On board of a local Dhow,the skilled crew on board take the dhow about 1km away from the shore, once the sail is in favor of the wind, the guest can sit back, relax and enjoy the peacefulness of the ocean as you hear the ripple of water on the sides of the dhow as it glides swiftly through the clear turquoise water. fresh fruits, water and soft drinks are included Needs: swimming costumes, t-shirts, shorts, plastic shoes/slippers, towels and sunscreen.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$99.88
Price varies by group size
From
$99.88
Price varies by group size
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Prison Island - Changuu Island Private Tour and Snorkeling

Prison Island - Changuu Island Private Tour and Snorkeling

This is a half-day tour that let you explore Prison Island also known as a Quarantine Island Time for this tour is flexible that you can stay and enjoy as long as you wish at the Prison Island. Also after the tour, you can relax and swim at the Prison Island beach.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$45.00
Price varies by group size
From
$45.00
Price varies by group size
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Snorkeling at Mnemba Island reef in Zanzibar | Private Tour

Snorkeling at Mnemba Island reef in Zanzibar | Private Tour

It's one of our most recommended tour in Zanzibar. Mnemba Island reef is one of the best coral reefs in Africa where you can see a lot of species of fishes, colorful corals, calm water, and much more.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$89.00
Price varies by group size
From
$89.00
Price varies by group size
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Scuba Diving in Zanzibar at Mnemba Island reef | Private Trip

Scuba Diving in Zanzibar at Mnemba Island reef | Private Trip

Mnemba Island reef is one of the most beautiful reefs on the planet, it has been ranked as the best in Africa, Scuba Diving at Mnemba Island is a unique lifetime experience that you will never forget.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$189.00
Price varies by group size
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$189.00
Price varies by group size
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Spearfishing in Zanzibar Archipelago

Spearfishing in Zanzibar Archipelago

It is one of the most famous archipelagos in the world; the Zanzibar Archipelago. Made up of the two main islands of Pemba and Unguja - the latter better known as Zanzibar - the Zanzibar archipelago evokes feelings of mystery, adventure, pristine nature, and trade. From the 16th - 18th centuries the archipelago was indeed the main centre for trade along the eastern coast of Africa, and to date Zanzibar is remain daring seafarers and savvy traders. The two islands of the archipelago are distinctly different. Where Unguja offers world class beaches, quality accommodation, and the famous Stone Town to tourist masses, Pemba Island is remote, unexplored, and more attractive to adventurers.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$1,200.00
per group
From
$1,200.00
per group

Josani Forest & Dolphin Tour Snorkeling Sea trip Hals Day - Zanzibar

Josani Forest & Dolphin Tour Snorkeling Sea trip Hals Day - Zanzibar

Tour to the extreme south of Zanzibar, see dolphins and with a bit of luck you may play and swim with them. For one hour. Needs: swimming costumes, T-shirt, plastic shoes/slippers, towels and sunscreen. After the dolphins, go diving into the dense green forest in the heart of the most savage place on the island to explore the small village called Mchangani, going deeper into the forest of Jozani surrounded by lush tropical vegetation in search of the famous monkey- the red Colubus, the symbol fauna of Zanzibar. Needs: long trousers, sports shoes, a cover for shoulders and knees, sun cream and mosquito repellent.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$130.00
Price varies by group size
From
$130.00
Price varies by group size
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Pemba Local Fishing Tour

Pemba Local Fishing Tour

Fishing tradition runs deep to the roots of Pemba’s culture. Not only will you enjoy sailing the Ngalawa, but you will also learn how to fish with the local experts. This 3 hours excursion is tide and weather dependent. Besides the stunning beauty of Pemba Island itself, the surrounding islands, drop offs and reefs provide for some fantastic Fishing opportunities! The coastline of mainland Pemba drops steeply into the Indian Ocean, whilst the outlying island tend to have the endless beaches dotted with palm trees. Accordingly, this provides the perfect getaway for anyone looking to experience a true Tropical Island Fishing Adventure!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$210.00
Price varies by group size
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$210.00
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