8 nights stay
Mashariki hotel & The Royal Zanzibar
Day 01: Meet and Greet, transfer to Zanzibar Stone Town
Check in at Mashariki hotel, dinner and stay overnight at Mashariki hotel on BB basis.
Day 02: City & Spice tours
After breakfast we start enjoying ourselves with Zanzibar stone town tour. This two or three hours tour begins with a visit to Zanzibar’s colorful market, alive with the buzz of locals bartering fresh vegetables and baskets of tropical fruit, amongst the heady aroma of herbs and spices, we continue onto the site of a cathedral built in 1874 then to the Zanzibar Museum, Tippu Tip’s House, the former British Club, the Old Fort and the recently renovated Indian Dispensary. Your tour ends with a stroll through the narrow streets of Stone Town. After the tour we take our lunch and relax.
At 1700 hrs we drive to the spice plantations for the spice tour. Guaranteed to awaken your senses, we will visit the spice plantations where you will have the opportunity to pick, smell, and savour fruits and spices which you have probably never seen on the supermarket shelf, Cloves, star fruit, tangerine trees, lemon grass, mangos teen, ‘lipstick trees’, to name but a few what you can expect to see! This is the cheapest place to buy locally made perfumes and oils. After the tour we drive to Zanzibar Stone Town for dinner and stay overnight at Mashariki hotel on BB basis.
Day 03: Safari Blue
After breakfast we drive to Fumba beach for safari blue tour. This is a full day trip on locally constructed sailing dhows ,fitted with outboard motors, marine VHF radios, life jackets and other security requirements. The dhow anchors in a safe and shallow area to allow for snorkelling. High quality snorkelling material are provided, and a large range of sizes is available. Lunch is served on a sand bank or on one of the many uninhabited island in the region. A traditional dish of barbecued fish, rice, lentils and fish curry is serves. Chilled fruit juice, mineral water, and bottled soft drinks are available throughout the tour. After lunch, clients can sail on an outrigger canoe carved out of a single mango tree, snorkel and swim or just relax. Return to Fumba is by sail, wind permitting, and clients arrive back at their hotel at about 1730 hrs. Dinner and stay overnight at Mashariki hotel on BB basis.
Day 04: Transfer to Beach Hotel
After taking our breakfast we drive to Zanzibar North coast to have an overnight stay at The Royal Zanzibar, one of the finest five star hotel on the spice island of Zanzibar. Lunch, dinner and stay overnight in all inclusive basis.
Day 05: Dolphin & Jozani Forest tours
After breakfast we drive to Kizimkazi fishing village for a dolphin tour, after arriving we take a motorized boat and start searching for dolphins. If we lucky we can use about 5 to 10 minutes cruising on search of dolphins. After swimming with them we go to shallow water for snorkelling before getting back to the beach for taking shower, have lunch and a bit of beach leisure. After leisure we drive to Jozani forest to see the red colubus monkeys and visit the floating mangrove bridge. Jozani has an excellent nature trail and the guides are well trained and informative. A walk through this impressive flora and fauna is one of the highlights Zanzibar has to offer. After the tour we drive back to the hotel for dinner and stay overnight in all inclusive basis.
06- 08: Full day beach leisure
Day 09: Departure from Beach Hotel to the Airport
After breakfast we will pick you up to Zanzibar International Airport to catch your flight to Dar es salaam. End of tour.
The package is inclusive of:
all ground transfers as mentioned in the itinerary, 3 nights accommodation at Mashariki hotel in Stone Town based on BB, 5 nights accommodation at The Royal Zanzibar, City and spice tours, dolphin and Jozani forest tours, safari blue excursion with boat, lunch on safari blue tour, entry fees, travel permit, guide service, all government tax and VAT.
The package is exclusive of:
Flights / ferry boat to and from Zanzibar, Airport / Seaport tax, VISA & any things of personal nature.