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Prison Island Tour

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Zanzibar, Tanzania
Prison Island Tour

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icon3 hours  (Approx.)
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iconOffered in: English


Take a break from bustling Stone Town on this half-day tour to Changuu Island, also known as Prison Island, with two-way boat transfer included. Learn more about the island’s history as you explore its old prison buildings, meet giant tortoises at the island sanctuary, and get a glimpse beneath the calm waters with plenty of time for swimming and snorkeling around the island’s coral reefs.
  • Take a break from bustling Stone Town on this half-day tour
  • Small-group tour size ensures personalized service
  • Learn more about the island’s history from your guide
  • Enjoy a close encounter with resident tortoises and marine life
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Boat from Stone Town
Snorkeling gear
Bottled water
All Fees and Taxes
Lunch in the island’s restaurant
Food and drinks
Transportation to/from other parts of Zanzibar

Departure Point

Mizingani Rd, Zanzibar, Tanzania

The meeting point will be in front of the main entrance of the Old Fort in Forodhani, Stone Town at 09:00AM.

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Colors of Zanzibar
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

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