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Spice Tour of Zanzibar

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Zanzibar City, Tanzania
Spice Tour of Zanzibar

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icon3 hours  (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds


Take part in one of Zanzibar's most iconic experience during a spice tour of the Spice Island. Stationed along one of the world's oldest trade routes, this picturesque destination is a melting pot of culture, cuisine, and flavors. Follow a guide through rural plantations and see where local staples such as clove, nutmeg, and cinnamon are cultivated, grown and used to produce some of Africa's most aromatic cuisine.  
  • Guided 3-hour tour of Zanzibar's Spice Island
  • Learn about local life from your professional guide
  • Visit a rural farm and sample fruits fresh from the trees
  • Round-trip hotel transport included
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Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Departure Point

Pick from the following hotel - Please check your hotel location and select the correct tour option:

STONE TOWN HOTELS:Al Johari Hotel, Asmini Palace Hotel,Dhow Palace, Khole House, Kisiwa House, Maru Maru Hotel, Mashariki Palace,  Park Hyatt, Tembo House, The Swahili House ,The Zanzibar Grand Palace, Zanzibar Palace ,Zanzibar Serena Inn, Africa House, Tausi Palace Hotel, Hiliki house, Double tree by Hilton (stone town)

NORTH HOTELS: African View, Amaan Bungalows, Diamond Gemma Del Est, Diamond Star of the East,Double Tree by Hilton Nungwi, Essque Zalu Zanzibar, Flame Tree Cottages, Gold Zanzibar, Hideaway of Nungwi, Kilindi, Nungwi Inn, Ras Nungwi, Royal Zanzibar, Tanzanite Beach resort, The Z Hotel,The Zanzibari, Mnarani, Sun Set Kendwa

NORTH EAST HOTELS::Bluebay Beach resorts, Che Che Vule, Dream Of Zanzibar, Kasha Boutique Hotel,Mapenzi Beach, matemwe Beach House, Matemwe Logde, Matemwe Retreat, Melia Zanzibar, Neptune Pwani Beach Hotel, Ocean Paradise, Shooting Star, Sultan Sands, Villa Kiva, Azanzi

SOUTH HOTELS::Swahili Beach Resorts, Karamba Beach Resorts, Unguja Lodge, Breezes Beach Club, Baraza,Arabian Nights, Arabian Nights Annex, Casa Del Mar, Kichanga Lodge, Dongwe Ocean View, The Palm, Bahari View Lodge, Spice Island Hotel, Ras Michamvi, The Residence, Karafuu Beach Resort, Kisiwa on the Beach, Konokono, Sea view boutique, Dhow Inn

CENTRAL HOTELS: Tamarind Hotel, Pongwe Beach Hotel, Pongwe Bay, Uroa Bay

FUMBA & MANGAPWANI HOTELS:Fumba beach lodge, Sea Cliff Resort & Spa, Hakuna Matata

Departure Time

9:00 AM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Meet your guide at your hotel at 9am and journey through the scenic streets of Zanzibar's Stone Town to the world-famous spice farms on this 3-hour tour. Learn how this picturesque island got its nickname, and gain insight into the lifecycle and uses of various locally grown spices. Your guide will give you an inside look at village life as you tour rural farms and sample fruits picked fresh from the trees.

This popular tour is an essential part of any trip to Zanzibar and includes a walking tour of a local spice farm, a professional guide, and a typical lunch (own expense) prepared with fresh spices at the farm. Spend three hours enjoying one of the island's top attractions before returning to your hotel.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Cruzeiro Safaris

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What is the maximum group size during Spice Tour of Zanzibar?
This activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers.

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Interesting and fun, the fresh fruit...
Joe R
, Oct 2017
Interesting and fun, the fresh fruit snack was delicious

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